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Kristen M. Foster is a writer, traveler, reader and fan of far too much TV and film! You can follow her California adventure on Twitter, Stumbleupon and Google+
Osama bin Laden Raid: New Details Leaked Osama bin Laden Raid: New Details Leaked
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While President Barack Obama’s administration prepares to annually declassify the number of people and businesses covered by National Security Agency surveillance, the Washington Post this week divulged details on NSA targeting that helped exterminate al-Qa’ida head honcho Osama bin Laden. …

Ghana: President Mahama’s 2012 Victory Confirmed Ghana: President Mahama’s 2012 Victory Confirmed
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“I’d always known that I was legitimately elected, and I knew that eventually justice will be served,” newly confirmed President of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama said in a Friday interview. On Thursday, the Ghanaian Supreme Court upheld Mahama’s victory from …

Intel Report: Syrian Regime Confirmed Chem Agressor Intel Report: Syrian Regime Confirmed Chem Agressor
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Recognizing the number of casualties is a moving target, at least 426 children are among the 1,429 people killed in last week’s chemical weapons attacks in Syria. The UN estimates 70,000+ have been killed during the two year conflict as …

Fast Food Workers Strike Largest Yet Fast Food Workers Strike Largest Yet
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Fast food workers across 60 US cities staged their planned walkout Thursday and while the day amassed the largest strike yet, actual turnout is yet to be determined. Protest goals involved the right to unionize without employer interference and $15/hr …

Christina Milian Engaged; DWTS Rumors Christina Milian Engaged; DWTS Rumors

Insiders confirm to @Life_and_Style that Christina Milian is #engaged! Congrats, girl! http://t.co/duiPkHQ4uL — Life & Style Weekly (@Life_and_Style) August 29, 2013 Christina Milian is popping up in the news for a number of stories today, not the least of which …

Israeli Gangnam Style Dancing Controversy Israeli Gangnam Style Dancing Controversy

The Scene: A club in Hebron, a Palestinian city located in the southern West Bank. The Main Players: A group of Israeli soldiers, Palestinian club-goers. The Soundtrack: Gangnam Style by Psy. Earlier this week, a group of Israeli soldiers were …

Indian Rupee Up In Faltering Economy Indian Rupee Up In Faltering Economy
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Thursday witnessed a strengthening in the Indian rupee, up to 66.85 per dollar from a record low of 68.85 per dollar on Wednesday. The rupee lost almost a fifth of its value in 2013. So what’s a rupee to do? …

Amazing Race Cast Announced for Season 23 Amazing Race Cast Announced for Season 23

Wednesday brought the announcement of the cast for the 23rd season of CBS’ The Amazing Race. Eleven new teams will set out on a race around the world, hoping they will be met at the end with $1 million. The …

Selfie, Twerk Additions Narrated by Morgan Freeman Selfie, Twerk Additions Narrated by Morgan Freeman

Respected actor Morgan Freeman had the dubious privilege of reading the definition of twerk this morning on HLN. Twerking received recent celebrity status with references to Miley Cyrus’ performance at this week’s VMA’s. Freeman helped announce recent additions to Oxford …

New York Times Latest SEA Target New York Times Latest SEA Target

In a late Tuesday afternoon digital attack, the New York Times, Twitter and The Huffington Post became the latest reported victims of the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA). If you are looking for the latest crossword or list of best sellers, …

Faulkner Shooting: Suspect Arrest, Email Alerts Fail Faulkner Shooting: Suspect Arrest, Email Alerts Fail
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Just before noon Tuesday, a woman was shot by her husband on the campus of Faulkner University, a Christian university located in Montgomery, Alabama. Montgomery police confirmed earlier this afternoon that the victim, who is a contract maintenance employee for …

Destroyers Syria: Latest Chemical Attack Responses Destroyers Syria: Latest Chemical Attack Responses

“The President continues to work with his national security team reviewing the options available,” White House Press Secretary Jay Carney stated at this afternoon’s press briefing in response to questions about the US reaction to the Syrian regime. Briefings from …

Kodak Bankruptcy: Company’s B2B Transition Kodak Bankruptcy: Company’s B2B Transition
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Eastman Kodak Company, in a 20 August decision filed by the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, received approval for a reorganization plan that may eject Kodak from Chapter 11 bankruptcy as soon as 3 September. …

Minimum Wage Debate Strikes a Date Minimum Wage Debate Strikes a Date
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August 29 is the day you may want to pack a lunch.  Fast food workers are joining the social media stampede calling for a nationwide strike on August 29, four days before Labor Day.  Demands are for an hourly wage …