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The National Security Agency (NSA) headquarters in Fort Meade, Maryland.

Government Surveillance of Citizens Raises Civil Liberty Concerns

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Two revelations about government programs designed to sift through the public’s phone calls and social media interaction have raised questions about what the government should…read more

Government & Civics
Young protestors march near Taksim Square on June 3, 2013 in Istanbul, Turkey.

Turkish Police Try to Keep Peace Amid Anti-Government Protests

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A small demonstration of residents hoping to save a park from being destroyed has morphed into anti-government clashes between demonstrators and police in cities across…read more

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Unexploded Landmines Are Focus of Prince Harry’s Visit

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Britain’s Prince Harry is in the United States hoping to draw attention to the worldwide problem of unexploded landmines, which kill an estimated 15,000 people…read more

HealthWorld
Story: Popular Clothing Brands React to Bangladesh Tragedy

Popular Clothing Brands React to Bangladesh Tragedy

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Representatives from 40 clothing retailers, including H&M, Nike and Gap, met with the Bangladesh garment association last week to address the labor issues highlighted by…read more

World
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Syria’s Use of Chemical Weapons Could Be “Game-Changer”

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New allegations that the Syrian regime has used chemical weapons against its people has forced President Barack Obama to reconsider whether or not to intervene…read more

SyriawarWorld

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