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Originally posted on CBS New York:
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A civil rights group sued the federal government Thursday to try to force it to turn over information about airport “behavior detection” programs designed to spot passengers who are potential threats, saying they lead to discrimination. The American Civil Liberties Union filed the Freedom of Information…

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Originally posted on WREG.com:
DES MOINES, Iowa (CNN) — “I need help.” On February 15, Iraq war veteran Richard Miles entered a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Des Moines, Iowa, and told the staff: “I need help,” according to hospital records obtained by CNN. He had told friends he was going to…

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Originally posted on CW39 NewsFix:
WASHINGTON (CNN) — The body of an African-American man, who had been missing since early this month, was found today by local police in Mississippi, according to a law enforcement official. Police had organized a search for the man and they found the body hanging from a tree in the…

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Originally posted on CBS New York:
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was arrested Monday morning after firing a shot at police officers responding to a report of a home invasion in Queens, authorities said. When officers arrived at the house on 56th Avenue in Maspeth just before 9 a.m., the suspect opened fire, but…

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Originally posted on CBS Baltimore:
BETHESDA, Md. (WJZ) — The American aid worker who was flown to NIH last week has been downgraded from serious to critical condition. They are releasing no additional details about that patient. Meanwhile, Americans exposed to the deadly Ebola virus may come to Maryland. At least 10 people working in…

Originally posted on Real Science:
TimesMachine: May 30, 1947 – NYTimes.com Seventy years later – the exact same story. That is why Gavin had to make the warm 1940’s disappear