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President Obama Assures Nation There Is No 'Specific And Credible' Threat For Terror Attacks On U.S. During Thanksgiving Weekend

President Obama wants the people to rest easy for the Thanksgiving holiday. On Wednesday morning, the president assured the citizens of the United States that there was no reason to suspect a terrorist attack comparable to the deadly Paris attacks earlier this month. After getting an update from his national security team, POTUS assured was no "specific" [...]

Do U.S. Laws Protecting Abuse Survivors Help Only Women Who Are U.S. Citizens?

While there are systems in place in the United States that purport to help all women suffering from violence, what is rarely said is that these systems primarily benefit women who are citizens. Migrant women face multiple hurdles when it comes to accessing help, and U.S. Show More Summary

The Origins of Jihadist-Inspired Attacks in the U.S.

yesterdayNews : NYTimes: News

Since Sept. 11, 2001, most of the attackers in the United States who were motivated by extremist Islam were U.S.-born or naturalized citizens. None were refugees.

Where do your taxes go? This month, U.K. citizens get the answer in the mail.

This month, more than 20 million households in the United Kingdom will open their mailboxes to a rather unusual letter: an individualized, item-by-item tally of how the U.K. government spent their tax money in the past year. For example, the U.K. government currently spends around 20 percent of its budget on health. So a household […]

“The Citizen United President?”

Robert Weisman oped in USA Today: Will Barack Obama be remembered for standing by helplessly as Citizens United eroded the very foundations of our electoral democracy? That may be an unfortunate part of his legacy if he fails to take … Continue reading ?

US issues global travel alert due to ‘increased terrorist threats’ after Paris attacks

3 days agoNews : The Raw Story

The United States issued a worldwide travel alert on Monday warning American citizens of “increased terrorist threats” in the wake of the Paris attacks. A massive manhunt is underway in France and Belgium for Belgian-born Salah Abdeslam, suspected of playing a role in the coordinated...

US issues global travel alert due to 'increased terrorist threats'

Washington (AFP) - The United States issued a worldwide travel alert on Monday warning American citizens of "increased terrorist threats" in the wake of the Paris attacks.

US Cops Stole More Last Year Than the Burglars They Chase

In 2014, the FBI estimated that $3.9 billion in cash and property was stolen from American citizens in burglaries. Meanwhile, United States police stole $4.5 billion in cash and property through civil asset forfeiture, without even having to charge their victims with a crime.

US Embassy in UAE Urges Its Citizens to 'Bolster Personal Security'

United States urges its citizens in UAE to be cautious after recent terrorist attacks.

The Rational Reaction To A 'Government Unable To Protect Its Citizens'

Following the attacks in Paris, gun sales are booming across the United States, not only from those who were already armed, but first time gun owners as well. "We were busy right out of the box," Russell Durling, owner of Last Resort Guns in Madison County, Alabama, told local station WAFF. Show More Summary

Meanwhile, A Look At North And South Korea’s Recent Peace Talks — Good Or Bad For U.S.?

ISIS, Syrians, and Boko Haram have been the main discussions among United States citizens, recently. Yet, we’ve overlooked North and South Korea’s recent peace talks. What could this mean for the United States and its presence in the divided nation of Korea? The United States has a lot on its plate right now. Show More Summary

Debate Rages On Syrian Refugees: Are The Fears Of U.S. Citizens Unfounded? [Video]

The debate rages on Syrian refugees and whether they should be allowed into the United States, in light of the Paris attacks.To date, 31 states want to pause immigration from Syria. The U.S. House of Representatives has approved a bill that will suspend the Syrian and Iraqi refugee program, until national agencies can certify that... Show More Summary

Vast Majority of ISIL-Linked Terrorist Suspects Charged in US Are Americans

As politicians and pundits scramble to stoke fears of refugees following the devastating attacks in Paris last week, the truth is 81% of Islamic State-linked suspects charged in the United States have been US-born citizens, and none have been from Syria.

Manchester City vs. Liverpool predicted lineups and team news

6 days agoSports / Football : EPL Talk

The big Premier League match this weekend involves league leaders Manchester City in action against Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday (live on NBC at 12:30pm ET for viewers in the United States). The Citizens have enjoyed a near perfect season so far and they are top of the […]

The Neverlands

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Citizens of the United States have not been banned from entering the Netherlands.

Rep. Steve King Asks If There Was 'Any Suicidal Terrorist Who Is Not Muslim'

This is your United States House of Representatives, in full hatred mode. In a hearing today on Syrian refugees, Rep. King asked U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services Director Leon Rodriguez, "Can you identify for me a suicidal terrorist that was not a Muslim?" Please pick your jaws up off the floor. Show More Summary

New INDC Analysis: The Climate Moment

A new joint release of Dual Citizen LLC and KnowlEdge Srl, The Climate Moment,  presents an extremely comprehensive comparison of climate promises submitted to the United Nations (INDCs) from 12 key countries. The study, released last week, also collates their broader impacts. Show More Summary

Russia to Continue Efforts to Free Russian Citizen Bout Convicted in US

Moscow will not stop efforts to release Russian national Viktor Bout convicted in the United States for selling weapons to US agents, Russian Foreign Ministry's Human Rights Ombudsman Konstantin Dolgov said Thursday.

Eagles Of Death Metal Release First Statement Since Paris Attacks

" Although bonded in grief with the victims, the fans, the families, the citizens of Paris, and all those affected by terrorism, we are proud to stand together, with our new family, now united by a common goal of love and compassion." …

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