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State sends $2.3 million in tax form check-off money to candidates

Tax form check boxes that Minnesotans marked when filing their state returns are sending more than $2 million to political candidates this fall.

In an announcement… 278 more words


3 dead in UN helicopter crash in South Sudan

Three people were killed and another injured when a helicopter belonging to the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) crashed on Tuesday. 275 more words


East African states to cooperate to close borders to criminals

East African countries need to work together on tightening porous borders to help halt the movement of militants, drug traffickers and other criminals, the region’s senior intelligence officers were told on Monday. 297 more words


Djibouti President Unharmed After Shooting Leaves Three Injured

Djiboutian President Ismael Omar Guelleh was unharmed in a shooting at the Horn of Africa country’s main airport in the capital that left three people wounded, Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf said. 314 more words


Bush Administration Lawsuit Hearing Scheduled for Sept. 11th

Let’s see . . . The current US administration is suing Obama, and an Iraqi refuges has filed a lawsuit against the Bush Administration for War Crimes, with the trial date set for September 11th, 2014 (9/11). 187 more words


House Republicans hire legal firm to sue Obama | Circa News

One has to wonder if the stage is being set for even bigger announcements and/or arrests . . . -LW

House Republicans signed a contract Aug. 86 more words


Russia Asks If America Is Still Fit To "Participate In Solving International Problems" | Zero Hedge

“Cynical disregard for the fate of civilians and ‘couldn’t care less’ attitude toward the international humanitarian law when it comes to geopolitical interests, becomes the core of the policy of the United States and its European satellites regarding Ukrainian,” the statement read.”More and more questions are being raised about the ability of the current US administration to participate in the development of realistic and pragmatic approaches to international problems, to adequately assess the situation in the various regions of the world,” -Russian Foreign Ministry… 16 more words