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Op-Ed News
Foxes in Charge of Intelligence Hen Housecommittees, who -- history shows -- can be bullied by threats, including blackm
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 hours ago
committees, who -- history shows -- can be bullied by threats, including blackmail, a la former longtime FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover. It is a safe bet, though, that neither the FBI nor NSA have deleted their holdings on key Congressional... Read more
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KERA North Texas
As Mueller Investigation Has Become Politicized, Americans Are Split On Its FairnessAmericans are split on whether they think the Justice Department's Russia inves
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
Americans are split on whether they think the Justice Department's Russia investigation is fair and are unsure of special counsel Robert Mueller, but they overwhelmingly believe he should be allowed to finish his investigation, according to a new... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
As Mueller Investigation Has Become Politicized, Americans Are Split On Its FairnessAmericans are split on whether they think the Justice Department's Russia inves
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Americans are split on whether they think the Justice Department's Russia investigation is fair and are unsure of special counsel Robert Mueller, but they overwhelmingly believe he should be allowed to finish his investigation, according to a new... Read more
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BBC News
All you need to know about Trump Russia storyformer prosecutor, Mr Mueller went on to become the second-longest serving FBI
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
former prosecutor, Mr Mueller went on to become the second-longest serving FBI director in history, after J Edgar Hoover. His Senate confirmation vote as FBI director went 98-0 in his favour. A special Senate vote to extend his... Read more
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Op-Ed News
We Need a Martin Luther King Day of Truthday one of service. Such service does not include King's commitment to protest
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
day one of service. Such service does not include King's commitment to protest a decadent system of racial and economic injustice or non-violently resist the U.S. warfare state that he called "the greatest purveyor of violence on... Read more
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Canberra Times
It's conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein's centenary: how great was he?one work: West Side Story, whose premiere 60 years ago changed the course of th
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
one work: West Side Story, whose premiere 60 years ago changed the course of the musical. It retold Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet as the story of a rivalry between two New York gangs, in a mode of gritty realism that shocked audiences. "How can it... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
It's conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein's centenary: how great was he?one work: West Side Story, whose premiere 60 years ago changed the course of th
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
one work: West Side Story, whose premiere 60 years ago changed the course of the musical. It retold Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet as the story of a rivalry between two New York gangs, in a mode of gritty realism that shocked audiences. "How can it... Read more
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The Age
It's conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein's centenary: how great was he?one work: West Side Story, whose premiere 60 years ago changed the course of th
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
one work: West Side Story, whose premiere 60 years ago changed the course of the musical. It retold Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet as the story of a rivalry between two New York gangs, in a mode of gritty realism that shocked audiences. "How can it... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A quiz on the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.Fifty years ago, one of America’s key civil rights leaders — the Rev. Martin Lu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Fifty years ago, one of America’s key civil rights leaders — the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. — was assassinated outside the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. As we honor King’s legacy today, a federal holiday, this quiz from the Ashbrook Center... Read more
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11 News Houston
Why Pablo Picasso is NatGeo's next 'Genius'in the way they thought and challenged different forces in the world at the tim
11 News Houston / Posted 9 days ago
in the way they thought and challenged different forces in the world at the time,” says Brian Grazer, a producer of the project with Ron Howard. In response to questions at the Television Critics Association press tour Saturday, Grazer says they... Read more
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Daily Mail
The hidden code that could reveal D.B. Cooper's true identitythat the other four letters, though officially 'discounted' by the FBI, were ta
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
that the other four letters, though officially 'discounted' by the FBI, were taken seriously at the time. So much so that J Edgar Hoover himself was keeping tabs on the search for the letters' author. Colbert added that he and his wife hired two... Read more
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KERA North Texas
President Trump Called For Roy Cohn, But Roy Cohn Was Goneand high rollers in sports and entertainment. Cohn was periodically in legal t
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
and high rollers in sports and entertainment. Cohn was periodically in legal trouble himself and was disbarred in New York just weeks before he died in 1986. But his legacy lives on in the careers of others. Trump met him in 1973 in a Manhattan... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
President Trump Called For Roy Cohn, But Roy Cohn Was Goneand high rollers in sports and entertainment. Cohn was periodically in legal t
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
and high rollers in sports and entertainment. Cohn was periodically in legal trouble himself and was disbarred in New York just weeks before he died in 1986. But his legacy lives on in the careers of others. Trump met him in 1973 in a Manhattan... Read more
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The Hill
Grassley rejects Comey defense: Law enforcement not independentIn a tweet, the chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee warned that powerful bo
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
In a tweet, the chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee warned that powerful bodies of law enforcement can lead to abuses such as those that occurred under former FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover. "Law enforcement shld NOT be independent of... Read more
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BBC News
Trump Bannon: A knife fight with consequencesBut it seems that hell hath no fury like a Bannon scorned. Or as President John
BBC News / Posted 19 days ago
But it seems that hell hath no fury like a Bannon scorned. Or as President Johnson noted when dealing with the troublesome J Edgar Hoover in the 1960s - better to have him inside the tent pissing out than outside pissing in. Bannon is outside, and... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for Jan. 1: Frank Langella, Meryl Davisin 1863 -- Photography pioneer Alfred Stieglitz in 1864 -- English novelist E
Reality TV World / Posted 21 days ago
in 1863 -- Photography pioneer Alfred Stieglitz in 1864 -- English novelist E.M. Forster in 1879 -- FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover in 1895 -- Baseball Hall of Fame member Hank Greenberg in 1911 -- Novelist J.D. Salinger in 1919 -- Actor... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
January 1Hills, California. Walston is also remembered for his roles in "South Pacific,"
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 days ago
Hills, California. Walston is also remembered for his roles in "South Pacific," "Damn Yankees" and "The Sting" and as Judge Henry Bone on the TV drama series "Picket Fences." [ + - ] 2000: After years of preparation for Y2K, only minor... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Trump versus the FBIThe attempt to tease, weave and develop a narrative against President Donald J.
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
The attempt to tease, weave and develop a narrative against President Donald J. Trump over a Russian connection began almost immediately after his victory in November last year. This was meant to be institutional oversight and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
RON HART: My awesome look at the year that washas always been a great business model. Ron Hart | Syndicated Columnist 1. Pr
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
has always been a great business model. Ron Hart | Syndicated Columnist 1. President Trump tweeted that our criminal justice system is a “joke.” Maybe so. Retribution prosecutions abound. A man got in trouble with the law for offering a woman... Read more
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Paradise Post
Imagine All the People…John Lennon died 37 years ago this month. December 8, 1980. I am twice as old n
Paradise Post / Posted 24 days ago
John Lennon died 37 years ago this month. December 8, 1980. I am twice as old now as I was when he was shot down. I’ve been sober for most of the years since he died but on the night I learned he was gone I got very drunk, sitting in a chair, a... Read more
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WA Today
Frankenstein's legacy: 200 years on, is righteousness the new social menace?had his strong protective arm around me, meant that I was never abandoned to pu
WA Today / Posted 24 days ago
had his strong protective arm around me, meant that I was never abandoned to pure terror. Boris Karloff and Mae Clarke in James Whale's Frankenstein (1931). Photo: cineclassico / Alamy Stock Photo There was one particular tale that thrilled me... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Patrick Buchanan: Did the FBI conspire to stop Trump?one: Did he do it? Did Trump, or officials with his knowledge, collude with Vl
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
one: Did he do it? Did Trump, or officials with his knowledge, collude with Vladimir Putin's Russia to hack the emails of John Podesta and the DNC, and leak the contents to damage Hillary Clinton and elect Donald Trump? A year and a half into the... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
RON HART: My year-end look back at 2017Ron Hart shares his review of 2017 — as only Ron Hart can. Here is his list. 1
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Ron Hart shares his review of 2017 — as only Ron Hart can. Here is his list. 1. President Trump tweeted that our criminal justice system is a "joke." Maybe so. Retribution prosecutions abound. A man got in trouble with the law for offering a woman... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
RON HART: My year-end look back at 2017Ron Hart shares his review of 2017 — as only Ron Hart can. Here is his list. 1
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
Ron Hart shares his review of 2017 — as only Ron Hart can. Here is his list. 1. President Trump tweeted that our criminal justice system is a "joke." Maybe so. Retribution prosecutions abound. A man got in trouble with the law for offering a woman... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Pat Buchanan Asks "Did The FBI Conspire To Stop Trump?"one: Did he do it? Did Trump, or officials with his knowledge, collude with Vl
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
one: Did he do it? Did Trump, or officials with his knowledge, collude with Vladimir Putin’s Russia to hack the emails of John Podesta and the DNC, and leak the contents to damage Hillary Clinton and elect Donald Trump? A year and a half into the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Dave Collum's 2017 Year In Review: "The Bubble In Everything Grew"setup). I rely on quotes to let others do the intellectual heavy lifting. “Con
Zero Hedge / Posted 30 days ago
setup). I rely on quotes to let others do the intellectual heavy lifting. “Consider adding more of your own thinking and judgment to the mix . . . most folks are familiar with general facts but are unable to process them into a coherent and... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
A kidnapping with Deltona ties gripped the nation 50 years agoaccounts, the crime elicited the attention of President Nixon, who was personal
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted a month ago
accounts, the crime elicited the attention of President Nixon, who was personally known to Robert Mackle. FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover would dispatch the man who’d investigated both Kennedy assassinations to oversee the case. A first attempt to... Read more

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