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Jamal Khashoggi's Body Parts May Have Been Smuggled Out In Luggage, Says Turkish Official Turnovers trump TDs on a near-magnificent night for Patrick Mahomes

Jamal Khashoggi's Body Parts May Have Been Smuggled Out In Luggage, Says Turkish OfficialThe dismembered body of journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been transported


Mahomes threw for a career-high 478 yards and a Monday Night Football-record six touchdowns. But he lost two fumbles and threw three INTs.
Searchers Rake Through California's Camp Fire Hellscape, Counting The Dead Rams, Chiefs combine for record night on MNF

Searchers Rake Through California's Camp Fire Hellscape, Counting The DeadThe now-infamous Camp fire continues to burn throughout northern California,


A game that quarterback Jared Goff fittingly called "four quarters of craziness" saw the Rams and Chiefs combine to add multiple entries to the NFL record book on Monday night.
George Conway tells how he helped bring Clinton-Lewinsky scandal to light Rams' Ebukam leads way as defenses total 3 TDs

George Conway tells how he helped bring Clinton-Lewinsky scandal to lightThe husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway describes his role in the Bill Clinton-Paula Jones case, and reveals himself as the source who tipped off Michael Isikoff to the bombshell news that Ken Starr was investigating Clinton’s affair with Monica Lewinsky.


In a game that was supposed to be all about offense, the Rams and Chiefs combined for three defensive touchdowns on Monday Night Football, led by outside linebacker Samson Ebukam's fumble recovery and interception, both returned for TDs, for L.A.
Guatemala Fuego volcano eruption - as it happened: Thousands told 'evacuate immediately' as glowing lava appears at summit Yankees land Paxton, deal top prospect to Seattle

Guatemala Fuego volcano eruption - as it happened: Thousands told 'evacuate immediately' as glowing lava appears at summitAbout 4,000 residents fled Guatemala‘s Volcano of Fire Monday as red-hot rock and ash spewed into the sky and cascaded down the slopes towards an area devastated by a deadly eruption earlier this year. Guatemala’s volcanology unit said that explosions from the 12,300-foot (3,763-metre) high mountain shook homes with “constant sounds similar to a train locomotive”. Incandescent material burst as high as 1,000 meters (3,200 feet) above the crater and flows of hot rock and ash extended nearly 2 miles (3 kilometres) down one flank of the volcano.


The Mariners and Yankees completed a trade Monday that sends ace left-hander James Paxton to New York for three prospects, including top-rated lefty Justus Sheffield.
Camp Fire Claims 79 Lives While Nearly 700 People Are Still Missing Bucks again rally after early deficit: 'Need to fix it'

Camp Fire Claims 79 Lives While Nearly 700 People Are Still MissingThe death toll from Northern California's Camp fire now stands at 79 as search


Milwaukee was forced to dig itself out of a deficit after one quarter for the eighth time in 16 games this season. "We have to do a better job trying to set the tone," Giannis Antetokounmpo said.


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The Importance of Free Press in a Democracy

Before we can understand the importance of a free press in a democracy, we need to grasp what it means to have a free press. The Cambridge Dictionary tells us that a free press allows all media outlets to express whatever opinions they desire. That means, it says, that they are enabled to “criticize the government and other organizations.” So why would that be relevant in a democracy?

Unfair Questions or Democracy At Work ?

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” -- The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Capitalism and The Wealth Gap

When it comes to the efficient delivery of goods and services, capitalism is the proven economic model that puts people to work and products on the shelves. Whether those jobs end up paying enough money to purchase the items on those shelves is another matter, however.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

Religious Freedom Bill - Protecting The Faithful or Legalized Discrimination?

After a much heated national debate, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed the controversial bill that would have allowed people and businesses in the state to refuse services to LBGT people based on their religious belief.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

 

 
 
 
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