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    The Chilling History of How Hollywood Helped Hitler

    The 1930s are celebrated as one of Hollywood’s golden ages, but in an exclusive excerpt from his controversial new book, The Collaboration: Hollywood’s Pact with Hitler (Harvard University Press, on sale Sept. 9), Harvard post-doctoral fellow Ben Urwand uncovers a darker side...

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    Oakland OKs money for surveillance center

    The Oakland City Council voted unanimously early Friday to move ahead with a controversial surveillance center that could eventually allow police and city officials to continuously monitor video cameras, gunshot detectors and license plate readers. The issue was one of...

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    XKeyscore: NSA tool collects ‘nearly everything a user does on the internet’

    A top secret National Security Agency program allows analysts to search with no prior authorization through vast databases containing emails, online chats and the browsing histories of millions of individuals, according to documents provided by whistleblower Edward...

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    Republicans press new FBI director on Benghazi probe

    Just two days after being confirmed, the new leader of the FBI is facing pressure from Congress to get to the bottom of the Benghazi terror attacks. Eight Republican lawmakers, voicing frustration about the seemingly slow pace...

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    China’s Military Preparing for ‘People’s War’ in Cyberspace, Space

    China’s military is preparing for war in cyberspace involving space attacks on satellites and the use of both military and civilian personnel for a digital “people’s war,” according to an internal Chinese defense report. “As cyber technology...

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    Wayne LaPierre: Criticize Obama administration, pay a terrible price

    President Barack Obama’s condescending commencement address urging Ohio University graduates to reject voices warning Americans of “tyranny” is an Obama-in-your-face reference to NRA and a host of groups his bureaucrats are trying to crush with their abuse...

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    San Antonio Proposal Could Bar Christians From City Council

    Churches across San Antonio are expressing outrage over a proposed anti-discrimination law that would protect LGBT workers but would not provide a religious exemption and would effectively prohibit anyone who opposes homosexuality from holding public office or...

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    Leader: ‘Open Season’ on Nigerian Christians by Islamists

    Christians in Nigeria are an endangered species, according to Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, president of the Christian Association of Nigeria. Oritsejafor met this week with U.S. lawmakers, pleading for help in combating the Islamist groups, which have mercilessly...

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    Senators strongly criticise intelligence chiefs over NSA data collection

    On the eve of a major US Senate hearing on the National Security Agency’s bulk surveillance, two senators called for major reforms of the NSA’s collection of phone records and accused US intelligence leaders of misleading the public about its...

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    Nazi Gold Moved And Sold By Bank Of England

    The role the Bank of England (BoE) played in moving and selling gold looted by the Nazis has been revealed in a previously unpublished file. A record from the bank’s archive shows it transferred £5.6m of gold...

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