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Jim Bullion: Afghanistan must not become a terrorist haven — Here's a road map for talks with the Taliban

I have tremendous sympathy for Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. special envoy charged with negotiating a deal with the Taliban to bring peace to Afghanistan after decades of continuous conflict. How do you negotiate with people who provided material and spiritual support to a terrorist group that conducted the worst attack on U.S. soil in history Read More…

Armenian ex-president's case sent to higher court

FILE- In this file photo dated Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2008, Armenia’s President Robert Kocharian talks to the media at a polling station in Yerevan, Armenia. A court in Armenia has freed the country’s former president from jail as his trial continues on charges connected to a deadly police crackdown on a demonstration a decade ago. Read More…

Cyprus' communist-rooted former president critically ill

NICOSIA, Cyprus – Cyprus’ health ministry says the country’s former president Dimitris Christofias is in a critical condition in hospital with respiratory problems. In a statement Monday, the ministry said Christofias was admitted to Nicosia General Hospital’s transplantation unit on Saturday. The statement said the health minister is in touch with Christofias’ doctors and an Read More…

Colin Reed: Elizabeth Warren’s 2020 campaign is looking up after a rocky start – but is she in it to win it?

After a rocky opening act, the presidential aspirations of Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., have enjoyed a resurgence of late. First out of the gate as an official candidate with a surprise New Year’s Eve announcement, Warren failed to catch fire. But it seems being written off by pundits and eclipsed by her competitors did bring Read More…

Former Oregon football star recalls take-down of Parkrose High School would-be shooter

The most important play of Keanon Lowe’s life came not during his days on the gridiron but in an Oregon classroom, where instincts took over for the college football star-turned-high school coach as he tackled a would-be school shooter — and prevented a potential tragedy. Lowe, who once starred as wide receiver for the Oregon Ducks, recalled the split-second decision to Read More…

Google exec's all-staff email on internal data seen as warning to whistleblowers, organizers

Amidst a wave of employee organizing, Google’s top legal executive sent an all-staff email telling employees that accessing certain “need to know” documents without permission could get them fired. According to what Google sources told BuzzFeed News, Kent Walker, the tech giant’s head of legal, sent a second email later to clarify that workers were Read More…

Newt Gingrich: HUD Chief Ben Carson protects poor Americans and enforces the law – Why is that a problem?

In a bold move, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is both helping poor Americans and enforcing the law. Some in Congress may consider enforcing the law and prioritizing help for poor Americans (including people who immigrated to the U.S. legally) over help for people in the country illegally controversial or unacceptable. The solution Read More…

Harvey Weinstein documentary 'Untouchable' to be released on Hulu

Hulu has snagged the U.S. rights to “Untouchable,” the feature doc about disgraced media mogul Harvey Weinstein, in a seven-figure deal, Variety has learned. The film, directed by Ursula Macfarlane, had its premiere at Sundance. It offers the inside track on the rise of Weinstein and his subsequent fall, amid allegations in the U.S. and Europe of abuse, harassment, and rape. Read More…

Georgia governor calls out 'C-list celebrities' threatening to boycott state over abortion bill

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp called out “C-list celebrities” who have threatened to boycott filming in the state if a new abortion law goes into effect. “I understand that some folks don’t like this new law. I’m fine with that,” Kemp, a Republican, said Saturday at a state GOP convention, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “We’re Read More…

Russia: Spy arrests reflect anti-corruption fight

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting of Russian military aviation in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, May 15, 2019. (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP) MOSCOW – The Kremlin says the arrest of three senior officers of Russia’s top spy agency reflects a no-holds-barred fight against corruption. Russian President Read More…