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Ten CIA rendition victims urge Obama to name them in Senate torture report

Aug 29, 2014

Aug. 29, 2014 - Ten victims of CIA rendition and torture have signed an open letter to President Obama asking him to declassify the upcoming Senate report into the program. Two of the signatories – Abdel-Hakim Belhadj and Sami al-Saadi – were rendered with their entire families, including a pregnant woman and four children...

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After Great Recession, Americans are Unhappy, Worried, Pessimistic, Rutgers Study Finds

Aug 29, 2014

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. Aug. 28, 2014 – The protracted and uneven recovery from the Great Recession has led most Americans to conclude that the U.S. economy has undergone a permanent change for the worse, according to a new national study at Rutgers. Seven in 10 now say the recession's impact is permanent, up from...

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Board of Immigration Appeals Rules That Guatemalan Mother Who Fled Domestic Violence Can Be Granted Asylum

Aug 29, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. August 28, 2014 – The federal immigration appellate board has found that a Guatemalan woman is eligible for asylum protection based on life-threatening abuse she suffered at the hands of her spouse. The published Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) decision recognizes that women who are unable to escape violent domestic relationships in...

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Firefighter Injured Fighting Car Shop Fire

Aug 29, 2014
Firefighter Injured Fighting Car Shop Fire

SACRAMENTO COUNTY- A firefighter was injured while fighting a large business fire Friday morning. Around 10 a.m., a building along Pasadena Avenue, near Auburn Boulevard caught fire. About 30 minutes later, crews closed Auburn Boulevard in both directions near Pasadena Avenue. They reopened the roads about an hour later. Sacramento Metro Fire crews responded to...

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Walking Fish Reveal How Our Ancestors Evolved Onto Land

Aug 29, 2014
Walking Fish Reveal How Our Ancestors Evolved Onto Land

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Court Grants Emergency Injunction to Delay BLM Wyoming Wild Horse Roundup

Aug 29, 2014

CHEYENNE, WY, Aug. 29, 2014 - Late yesterday, the U.S. District Court in Wyoming granted an emergency injunction to delay until September 13 the Bureau of Land Management's (BLM's) planned roundup of more than 800 wild horses from public and private lands in the Adobe Town, Salt Wells Creek and Great Divide Basin Herd...

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Mystery Solved: “Sailing Stones” of Death Valley Seen in Action for the First Time

Aug 29, 2014
Mystery Solved: “Sailing Stones” of Death Valley Seen in Action for the First Time

Aug. 27, 2014 - Racetrack Playa is home to an enduring Death Valley mystery. Littered across the surface of this dry lake, also called a "playa," are hundreds of rocks – some weighing as much as 320 kilograms (700 pounds) – that seem to have been dragged across the ground, leaving synchronized trails that...

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Lego was the Missing Piece to Solve 1991 Cold Case Murder

Aug 29, 2014
Lego was the Missing Piece to Solve 1991 Cold Case Murder

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (FOX13)- Officers in Utah have cracked a 23-year-old cold case, thanks to a lego. John Sansing is now facing a murder charge in the 1991 beating death of a 78-year-old woman. Officers who responded to the scene at the time recovered some Lego pieces as part of their evidence collection at...

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‘Guardian Angels’ Ride Light Rail to Ensure Public Safety

Aug 28, 2014
‘Guardian Angels’ Ride Light Rail to Ensure Public Safety

SACRAMENTO— There is currently an issue in Sacramento where people say they are too scared to ride Light Rail after dark, and a group in the city has come together with one goal. The group is called The Guardian Angels, and their goal is to keep everyone who rides Light Rail trains in Sacramento...

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Geologists Locate Epicenter of Napa Earthquake

Aug 28, 2014
Geologists Locate Epicenter of Napa Earthquake

NAPA, California— It has been four days since a 6.0 earthquake rattled Napa County, but dozens of aftershocks are still being felt by people there. The biggest aftershock on Thursday had a magnitude of 2.4, and now geologists have pinpointed the epicenter of Sunday’s earthquake, which is actually underwater. Shockingly, there is little damage...

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