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Syria/Russia News - Sep 28, 2015


Putin says seeking 'coordinated framework' to fight IS - Yahoo News


Putin: Overthrowing Assad will lead to failed state - Al Jazeera English


Putin: No Russian ground operations in Syria 'right now' - Yahoo News


Putin criticizes US support for Syrian rebels as not only illegal but counterproductive - US News


VIDEO (and transcript): 60 Minutes interviews Vladimir Putin - CBS News


Iraq Agrees to Share Intelligence on ISIS With Russia, Syria and Iran - The New York Times


Iran's Rouhani: Fighting radical militants like Islamic State in Syria is the top priority and if they are to be defeated then Assad government in Syria 'can't be weakened’  - Reuters


VIDEO: Iranian President Rouhani: Syria's al-Assad must remain to fight 'terrorists' - CNN.com


Pro-Hezbollah daily says party in Syria pact with Russia - NOW


Chinese troops to join Russian marines in Syria soon, says report - ibtimes.co.in


Abbas says agreement between Russia and US will help resolve Syria issue - TASS

 

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US, Russia mull joint coordination against IS, Kerry says 'the critical thing is that all of the efforts need to be coordinated' - aa.com


Background Briefing on Secretary Kerry's Meeting With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov - state.gov


U.S.-Russia coordination on Syria needed to avoid ‘incidents': NATO - Reuters


Shifting Direction, Kerry Aims to Include Iran in Efforts to End the Conflict in Syria - The New York Times


Germany calls for Syria transitional government, Merkel says Bashar al-Assad must be involved in Syria talks - Yahoo News


Hollande says France ready to discuss Syria with all powers but a solution must center around Syrian President Assad stepping down during a political transition - WSJ


Cameron says Assad should face criminal trial, while keeping open the possibility the Syrian president could temporarily remain in power during a political transition - Bloomberg


Austrian minister says Assad should take part in talks on Syrian settlement - TASS


Australia set to abandon opposition to Assad as part of Syria settlement - The Guardian


Erdoğan denies change in Syria policy, says Assad not part of solution - todayszaman.com


Syrian Kurdish leader Salih Muslim warns of ‘disaster’ if Assad government falls - Kurdpress News Aganecy

 

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UN ambassador Samantha Power defends arming Syrian rebels - TheHill


VIDEO: Interview with Samantha Power on Putin and Syria - ABC News


U.S.-trained fighters who defected to an al Qaeda affiliate shows just how confused Washington really is - The Daily Beast


US-backed rebels handed over equipment to al Qaeda in Syria, Pentagon Confirms - The Long War Journal


U.S. Central Command: Reports of New Syrian Force Equipment Being Provided to Al Nusra Front - CENTCOM


Thousands of Foreigners Enter Syria to Join ISIS Despite Global Efforts - The New York Times


France carries out its first air strikes against ISIS in Syria destroying an Islamic State camp - Daily Mail Online


Saudis are active at every level of the terror chain: planners to financiers, cadres to foot soldiers, ideologists to cheerleaders - The Independent


Turkey major conduit for Syrian 'blood antiquities' - Al-Monitor


The Syrian refugee crisis, explained in one map - Vox

 

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Focus: Clinton, Biden, Sanders - Sep 24, 2015


POLL (Bloomberg): Clinton's lead over Biden and Sanders slips among Democrats - The Guardian


POLL (Bloomberg): Full Results of the Bloomberg national poll - Bloomberg


POLL (Fox News): Biden takes bite out of Clinton's lead, Sanders remains at the same level - Washington Examiner


POLL (Fox News): Full results of the Fox News Poll - foxnews.com


POLL (Chegg) : Hillary plummets among college students, Sanders climbs - Washington Examiner


POLL (Chegg): Full Results of the Chegg Presidential Campaign Tracking Study - cheggmediacenter


Top unions put brakes on Clinton endorsement, SEIU and AFSCME decide to hold off in part because of a prospective Biden candidacy - POLITICO


Democratic donors urge Biden to challenge Clinton in U.S. 2016 race - Reuters


Key Hollywood Donor Backs Joe Biden for President, Says Others Could Follow (Exclusive) - Hollywood Reporter


Election 2016: Joe Biden team considers whether to set up "exploratory committee" - CBS News


Biden invites 2 Iowa co-chairs for the Draft Biden super PAC to greet Pope Francis, Also guest in the VIP greeting area was Sanders - desmoinesregister.com


Biden, the first Catholic vice president, will trail the pope throughout his six-day visit to the United States - ABC


Joe Biden Op-Ed: ‘Pope Francis Is Challenging Us’ - TIME


VIDEO: Bernie Sanders says the pope's progressive agenda is just like his - CNN


Bernie Sanders supports striking US Capitol workers, says government has more low wage workers than McDonald's - Fortune


Sanders Now Beating Clinton In Google Searches And Trump Is Higher Than Ever - Forbes


A Pro-Clinton Super PAC Is Going Negative On Bernie Sanders - huffingtonpost.com


Sanders sees burst of fundraising after pro-Clinton research against him surfaces - The Washington Post


Bernie Sanders scores 100+ celebrity endorsements - MSNBC


2016 election: Hillary Clinton, DNC face pressure to add debates - POLITICO


VIDEO: DNC Chair Wasserman Schultz Gets Heckled By Protesters Calling for More Democratic Debates - ABC News


DNC allows one additional 2016 candidate forum - Washington Examiner


Progressive Groups Release Letter Urging DNC Chair to Host Additional Presidential Debates - MoveOn.Org

 

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FBI reportedly recovers deleted emails from Clinton server - Fox News


GOP Pressing DOJ About Investigation Into Clinton Emails - The New York Times


POLL (Fox News): Voters think Clinton is lying about emails - Fox News


Judge orders quicker State Dept review of emails from Hillary Clinton aide - AP


State Department: New Batch of Clinton Aides’ Private Emails May Also Contain Classified Info - Washington Free Beacon


Hillary Clinton Aide Huma Abedin Exposed State Department Travel Schedules On Unsecure Private Network - Breitbart


Judicial Watch Obtains New Huma Abedin Emails from Clintonemail.com Server - Judicial Watch


Hillary Clinton Email Company Was Hacked By Foreign Attackers - Breitbart


Huma Abedin private consulting firm ties shown in emails - POLITICO


Emails showing Clinton charity ties withheld by State Department - Washington Examiner


Clinton fundraises with State Dept. contractor - Washington Examiner


Obama skips Global Initiative Clinton summit, The president's decision comes as his vice president is weighing whether to run - POLITICO


Clinton Global Initiative Gets 'Half of Dow,' Draws Sponsorships - newsmax.com


Clinton Foundation remains on Charity Navigator's 'watch list': spokeswoman - Washington Times


Book: 'Call off your f- -king dogs!’ Hillary rages to Obama, furious at what she believed were damaging leaks by Obama aides on the private email server - New York Post


Hillary Clinton’s Violent Rages & Fits Of Paranoia Are Exposed In Explosive Ed Klein Tell-All - The National Enquirer


VIDEO: Ed Klein Examines 'The Problem With Hillary' in New Book ‘Unlikeable’ - newsmax.com


Hillary is dealing with mounting health issues, new book claims - New York Post


More Than 30 Reporters From Across The Spectrum Explain Why You Shouldn't Trust Anti-Clinton Author Ed Klein - Media Matters for America


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Syria/Russia News - Sep 22, 2015


Russia Deploys Ground-Attack Aircraft to Syrian Base, 28 Combat Planes and 20 Helicopters - The New York Times


These are the 28 jets Russia now has in Syria - The Washington Post


Russia starts Syria drone surveillance missions: U.S. officials - Reuters


Russia to deploy 2,000 in Syria air base mission’s ‘first phase’ - FT.com


Russia to Start Bombing in Syria asap: US official - The Daily Beast


Anticipation of a Russian Strike on ISIS in Syria: Novaya Gazeta - interpretermag.com


Russia, Iran Seen Coordinating in Syria - WSJ


Russia ready to consider Syria’s request to send troops if Damascus asks for it: Kremlin - TASS


Israel and Russia to Coordinate Military Action in Syria: Benjamin Netanyahu - NBC News


Russian defense, Pentagon chiefs agree to restore military contacts, discuss Syria - RT


Russian Official: 'Without Cooperation With Moscow, US Is Only a Second Fiddle in Syria’ - Sputnik


Syrian army starts using new weapons from Russia: military source - Yahoo News


Syrian army bombards ISIS positions in Palmyra, Raqqa, Idlib - The Guardian


Why Russia is expanding its Syrian naval base: seeks to help the Syrian government but also to increase its presence in the Mediterranean - The Moscow Times


Rebels depict Russia as a new occupier, say Syria could be the next Afghanistan - Business Insider

 

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Activists report 75 U.S.-trained rebels return to Syria - AP


US-backed Syrian rebels arrested and later released by another group, The Times report - Middle East Eye


Was Syrian train-and-equip effort always a ‘mission impossible'? General acknowledges the $500 million program is in tatters - defensenews.com


US-backed leader of Syrian rebel group quits and lists 6 problems with the training program - Business Insider


This is the ISIS intel the U.S. military dumbed down, reports overstated the damage that U.S. strikes had on specific ISIS targets - The Daily Beast


Senseless slaughter, corruption and broken promises of money and glory: Landmark report reveals why growing numbers of foreign fighters are defecting from ISIS - Daily Mail Online

 

REPORT: Victims, Perpetrators, Assets: The Narratives of Islamic State Defectors - International Center for the Study of Radicalisation


Interview on ISIS defectors with Peter Neumann, director of the International Center for the Study of Radicalisation - VOX


Islamic State defectors: Three case studies - BBC News


Syrian rebels say they’ve helped hundreds defect from Islamic State - SanLuisObispo.com


IS executes 10 people accused of being gay in Syria - The Times of Israel


US pledges another $419M to Syrian refugees, Kerry: US to accept 85,000 refugees in 2016, 100,000 in 2017 - TheHill


Plan to admit more refugees faces stiff opposition in U.S. Congress, many worry that Islamist fighters posing as refugees might sneak into the country - Daily Mail Online


Syrian Kurdish leaders planning to capture last border crossing with Turkey held by ISIS - The Independent


Centcom Spokesman: Syrian Kurd Fighters Disrupt ISIL Movement - U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE


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Syria/Russia News - Sep 16, 2015

 

White House on Russia: Continuing to support Assad is destabilizing and counterproductive  (VIDEO) - Washington Examiner


State Dept.: We are working hard on achieving a political transition away from Assad who is to blame for ISIS - RT


VIDEO: State Dept. spokesman Kirby Press Briefing, Questions on Syria start at minute 1:04 - YouTube


Pentagon has no plans to deconflict airspace with Russia in Syria, despite signs Moscow is establishing a forward air base - TheHill


U.S. defense chief has no plans to talk to Russia counterpart, Pentagon says - Jamestown Sun


Russia’s Assertive Moves Weigh on Pentagon Plans for 2017 Budget - Bloomberg Business


VIDEO: U.S. ambassador Samantha Power: Russia and Iran should be blamed for supporting a regime that is fueling the rise of terrorism - CNN


Analysis: The Russian involvement in Syria could work in favor of U.S. national interests by fighting Islamic terrorists and restoring stability, a prerequisite for a political settlement - Consortiumnews


UN: Peace in Syria only after we combat terror and protect state institutions so as the country doesn’t follow the Libya and Iraqi scenarios - middleeastmonitor.com


26 armed rebel factions issue a statement rejecting U.N. special envoy plan to end Syria conflict - alaraby.co.uk


Barrel Bombs and Artillery Take Heavy Toll on Vital Rebel Offensive in Syria's South - VICE News

 

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Putin defends military aid to Syria to fight 'terrorist aggression', says migrant crisis in Europe would be far worse without it - New York Times


ISIS 'has designs on' Mecca, Medina and Jerusalem and is a danger to Europe, Vladimir Putin warns - The Independent


VIDEO (English subtitles): Speach of Vladimir Putin on Syria (it starts at minute 2:40) - YouTube


Kremlin: Talks between US And Russia ‘indispensable’ to solve Syria crisis, Obama and Putin might meet at the UN General Assembly - Sputnik


Russia Is Setting Up A Forward Air Operating Base in Syria, Pentagon Confirms - Defense One


Russia 'Closing Gap' Between US with Newer Air Defenses, General Says - Military.com


Russia military reportedly deploying to Hama - NOW


Senior Iranian general said to make second Moscow trip - The Times of Israel


'If you are worried about refugees, stop supporting terrorists’: Assad interview - RT News

 

Cold War weaponry and modern military hardware: Inside the ISIS arsenal - Fox News


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Focus: Clinton, Sanders, Biden - Sep 15, 2015


POLL (ABC News/Washington Post) : Clinton's support falls by 21 points to 42 %, while Sanders and Biden are at 24 % and 21 % - POLITICO


POLL: Sharp erosion in Clinton support among Democratic women - The Washington Post


POLL: Clinton’s e-mail issues have become a massive political problem, Just 35 percent believe she is 'honest' and 'trustworthy' - Washington Post


POLL: Full results of the ABC News/Washington Post poll - langerresearch.com


POLL (CBS News/YouGov): Sanders Surges in Iowa, NH; Clinton holds the lead in SC - CBS News


POLL: (CBS News/YouGov): Should Joe Biden run for president? - CBS News


Why Are Women Ditching Hillary? - The Daily Beast


Clinton faces trouble in Florida - TheHill


Hillary Clinton says Bill as VP has 'crossed her mind', 'He would be good, but he's not eligible, under the Constitution' - CNNPolitics.com


'Stand with the poor, stand with working people’, Bernie Sanders tells thousands of students at Christian conservative Liberty University - usatoday.com


VIDEO: Bernie Sanders Full Speech at Liberty University - C-SPAN


TRANSCRIPT: Bernie Sanders’ Liberty University speech, annotated - The Washington Post


Bernie who? Winning over southern black voters is Sanders campaign’s next hurdle - The Guardian


Meet the Group of African-American Organizers Building Black Support for Bernie Sanders - In These Times


Bernie Sanders running strong among Kansas Democrats - The Wichita Eagle


Bernie Sanders has zero endorsements from elected national Democrats in his bid for the White House - The Daily Caller


Democrats divided over Biden run - TheHill


Joe Biden advisers, supporters eyeing ballot deadlines - CNNPolitics.com


Biden Secretly Meets With Top Obama Bundler During New York Swing - Bloomberg Politics

 

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GOP senators ask Justice to clarify Clinton email inquiry - Newsday


Text of GOP Sens. Grassley and Johnson letter to Justice Dept wanting details on investigations into Clinton email server - grassley.senate.gov


GOP senators want to talk to Clinton tech staffer's boss - POLITICO


State Dept. has no plans to make all Huma Abedin, Cheryl Mills emails public - Washington Times


State Dept 'transparency czar' received classified Clinton emails she is meant to oversee - Washington Examiner


State Dept. records showed four-month gap in Clinton emails, though the agency claims it has filled in the gaps - TheHill


Tech company: No indication that Clinton’s e-mail server was ‘wiped’, If true tens of thousands of e-mails that Clinton has said were deleted could be recovered - The Washington Post


These Are the Forensic Tests the FBI Is Running on Hillary Clinton's Server - Mother Jones


Hillary Clinton email scandal: Experts raise questions about Gmail and other services - POLITICO


Clinton Foundation illegally solicited tax-exempt donations - WND


Clinton Foundation and the IRS - National Review Online


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Focus: Syria/Russia - Sep 12, 2015


Russia calls on for military-to-military cooperation with the United States on Syria to avert 'unintended incidents' - reuters.com


VIDEO: FM Lavrov says Russia seeks coordination with US over Syria to avoid 'incidents' - YouTube


Pentagon: Neither U.S. nor coalition forces have contacted Russian forces in Syria to prevent any miscalculation or miscommunication - Stripes


Russia calls on world to back Syrian military, calling it the 'most powerful ground force' in the fight against the Islamic State - Washington Times


Russian build-up in Syria part of secret deal with Iran’s Quds Force leader: intel sources - Fox News


1000 Iranian Marines Join Russian Troops in Jablah Base to Fight Syrian Rebels, Says Report - ibtimes.co.in


Russia intensifies naval exercises off Syrian coast: sources - Reuters


Russia is sending advanced air defenses to Syria - Business Insider


Russia running Damascus International Airport: pro-opposition report - NOW


VIDEO: Russian troops live-fire training in Syria - The Washington Post


Berlin says would welcome Russian role in fight against IS - Reuters


Syria, Egypt agree on restoring ties: report - THE DAILY STAR

 

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Obama: Russia's support for Assad 'a big mistake' - TheHill


VIDEO: Obama Comments On Russian Military In Syria - CBS News


U.S. scrambling for a plan, options are to confront Russia inside Syria or cooperate with it on the fight against the Islamic State - Bloomberg


The Pentagon's Syria debacle, top brass debate how to rescue costly effort to raise rebel army to fight Islamic State - POLITICO


Critics: No way U.S. can meet Syria training goals - Washington Examiner


Syrian rebel training program costs millions and counting - DoD Buzz


Pentagon now training fourth class of Syrian rebels - TheHill


Western states train Kurdish force battling ISIS in Syria - THE DAILY STAR


Lawmakers welcome whistleblowers as DoD probes cooked intel on ISIS and Qaeda, Altered reports allegedly portrayed the terror groups weaker than they are - defensenews.com


Exclusive: 50 spies say ISIS intelligence was cooked - The Daily Beast


US spy chief’s ‘highly unusual’ reported contact with military official raises concerns over rosy portrayals of the war against the Islamic State - rawstory.com


VIDEO: White House spokesman Earnest can't say the U.S. is winning the war against Islamic State - YouTube


President Obama directs administration to accept at least 10,000 Syrian refugees in the next fiscal year - The Washington Post


U.S. charities urge Obama to let in more Syrians, ask churches to help - The Washington Post

 

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US official: 'IS making and using chemical weapons in Iraq and Syria’ (VIDEO) - BBC News


Islamic State Ordnance Shows Traces of Chemical Agents, U.S. Says - The New York Times


VIDEO: Islamic State using 'chemical weapons' as wounded soldiers reveal painful skin burns in graphic footage - Mirror Online


UN Security Council OKs Syria chemical probe - ledgergazette.com


Syrian air base falls to rebels, troops exit: state TV - Reuters


Islamic State seizes last Syrian oilfield under government control, monitor says - Australian Broadcasting Corporation


Al Qaeda calls Islamic State illegitimate but suggests cooperation - Reuters


Kurds say Syrian opposition supports Islamic State - Kurdpress News Aganecy


Former Sex Slave Says Kayla Mueller Was Killed By ISIS, Not An Airstrike - huffingtonpost.com


The women taking on ISIS: on the ground with Iraq's Yazidi female fighters - The Guardian


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Focus: Clinton, Sanders, Biden - Sep 11, 2015


POLL (CNN-ORC): Clinton’s lead over Sanders shrinks nationally as her edge over GOP vanishes, gets 37%, Sanders 27% and Biden 20% - CNN


POLL: Full results of the CNN-ORC poll - CNN


POLL (Quinnipiac): Bernie Sanders leaps to 1-point lead over Clinton in Iowa, erases 19-point deficit - desmoinesregister.com


POLL: Full results of the Quinnipiac poll - Quinnipiac University


VIDEO: Sanders 'stunned' he's beating Clinton - YouTube


Sanders campaign set for expansion, strategy is focused on a slew of primary elections on March 1 known as Super Tuesday - TheHill


Sanders makes pitch to black caucus - TheHill


Sanders to roll out criminal justice bill - TheHill


Bernie Sanders: 'Not Acceptable' To Jail Young Pot Smokers And Let Big Bank CEOs Walk - huffingtonpost.com


Bernie Sanders on the Senate floor outlines his support of the Obama administration's Iran nuclear deal, likening its critics to those who backed the Iraq War in 2002 - CNN


VIDEO: Bernie Sanders on the Senate floor: War Should Be the Last Option: Why I Support the Iran Deal - YouTube


Bernie Sanders Has a Fan in the James Bond Actor Daniel Craig - The New York Times

 

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Clinton calls for tougher response to Russia on Ukraine and Syria, 'effort to really up the costs on Russia and in particular on Putin'  - rferl


Hillary Clinton draws hard line on Iran as she speaks in support of the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with the country - MSNBC


VIDEOS: A compilation of Brookings remarks from Hillary Clinton on her view of the Iran nuclear deal (full speech included) - YouTube


Hillary Clinton's foreign policy isn't ‘muscular’—it's bellicose, When the press mistakes being hawkish for being strong - The Atlantic


Hillary Clinton Speaks to Mostly Empty Hall in Columbus, Ohio - Breitbart


Donors urge Hillary Clinton to stop ignoring Sanders - POLITICO


Hillary Clinton’s Bulldog David Brock Blazes New Campaign Finance Trails - TIME


Pro-Clinton crusader David Brockin in his new book: The New York Times has 'a special place in hell' - POLITICO


Joe Biden visits New York City amid 2016 presidential bid speculation - Newsday


Joe Biden, in Colbert Interview, Expresses Doubts About Bid for President - The New York Times


Two D.N.C. Officials Call for Adding More Debates - The New York Times

 

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Huma Abedin, top Clinton aide, formally investigated by feds for embezzlement - Washington Times


Huma Abedin criminal probe: Watchdog opened, but DOJ passed - POLITICO


State Department only turns over fraction of requested documents about Clinton aide Huma Abedin - Fox News


Clinton aide Abedin to testify at Benghazi panel on Oct 22 - TheHill


Justice Department rules Hillary Clinton followed law in deleting emails - Washington Times


State Department 'Email Czar' Received Classified Hillary Emails - breitbart.com


Kirby: Transparency Czar's Donations To Hillary 'Not Relevant' - Breitbart


Lawsuit seeks info on Hillary Clinton lawyer's thumb drive - POLITICO


Hillary Clinton IT specialist Pagliano takes the Fifth - POLITICO


Wall Street expert: Clinton Foundation a ‘vast criminal conspiracy’ - WND


Second Interim Report on the Clinton Foundation - Charles Ortel


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Focus: Clinton, Biden, Sanders - Sep 9, 2015


Intel review backs up finding that Clinton emails had top secret information, 'Both emails were classified when they were created' - Fox


Hillary: Intel review does not change the fact that I did not send or receive any information that was marked classified at the time (VIDEO) - Breitbart


Hillary Clinton Offers Apology for E-Mail Practices: ‘That Was a Mistake. I’m Sorry’ (VIDEO) - ABC News


VIDEO: Full Interview of Hillary Clinton on emails -  ABC News


VIDEO: Kirby: State Dept’s claim that the information is not “Top Secret" is based on documents we believe that only we have - C-SPAN.org


VIDEO: Kerry says there's a massive amount of overclassification, no evidence that Clinton emails were classified at the time - Huffington Post


Kerry choice for State Dept 'transparency' czar donated to Clinton’s presidential campaign the maximum allowed of $2700 - Fox


Exclusive: U.S. State Dept to shift 50 staff to boost office handling Clinton emails - Reuters


VIDEO: Gowdy: Kerry 'Protecting' Hillary with 'Staggering' State Department Stonewalling - Breitbart


Senate Republicans want immunity for Clinton's former IT staffer - politico.com


Clintons personally paid State Department staffer to maintain her private server - The Washington Post


Clinton's IT guy earned  $140,000 per year at the State Department and was classified as a GS-15 in his job as a special advisor and deputy chief information officer  - The Daily Caller


Meet the insider who screened Hillary Clinton's emails - politico.com


Hillary Clinton's emails likely reside on multiple servers, expert says - Washington Times


Spam Companies May Have Copies Or Logs Of Clinton's Emails - The Daily Caller


Former Obama Intel Chief Says Suspend Hillary’s Security Clearance - The Daily Caller


Sec. Clinton was a bad manager: Look at how the State Department's Office of Inspector General criticized her tenure - NY Daily News


Clinton E-mails Reveal Clinton's Shocking Dependence on Aides for Menial Tasks - National Review Online


Hillary Clinton was warned Benghazi terrorists used video as ‘cover’, but she went ahead and publicly blamed the Youtube video anyway. - breitbart.com


VIDEO: George Will: Clinton Needs To Answer For Libyan Debacle And Refugee Crisis, "That Is Our Fault" - RealClearPolitics

 

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POLL: Hillary Clinton's lead drops further as interest in Biden grows according to the latest nationwide Monmouth University poll - POLITICO


POLL: Full text of results of the nationwide Monmouth University poll - monmouth.edu


Biden walks with big labor, to cheers of 'run, Joe, run' - Fox News


VIDEO: Vice President Joe Biden's Labor Day speech in Pittsburgh (FULL) - YouTube


VIDEO: Biden marches in Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade, Voters say 'Give It A Go Joe' - YouTube


POLL: Biden more popular than Clinton in Iowa, NH - TheHill


Top Democrats in South Carolina unnerved by Hillary Clinton’s inability to get beyond her email controversy, say Biden’s on-a-wing-and-a-prayer strategy isn’t hopeless - politico.com


Joe Biden 2016: Draft Biden super PAC Iowa co-chairs lined up - politico.com


Murdoch: Biden to run ... and win - politico.com


Bernie Sanders Draws Blue-Collar Workers in Iowa - NBC News


VIDEO: Sanders joins a picket line in Iowa - TheHill


Inside Bernie Sanders' strategy to win over organized labor - Reuters


Trumka: AFL-CIO presidential endorsement unlikely before first two state contests - peoplesworld


POLL: Bernie Sanders Leads Hillary Clinton by 9 in New Hampshire, Gains in Iowa - NBC News


How Bernie Sanders Is Winning New Hampshire - Fortune


Bernie Sanders surge reflects US shift on socialism: In the 18-29 age bracket 69 percent have no problem voting for a socialist, same with 47 percent of older Americans - VOA


POLL: New Hillary Clinton's Favorable Rating One of Her Worst - gallup.com


Clinton campaign to spend $4 million on ads in Iowa, New Hampshire - CNNPolitics.com


Full updated list of endorsements for the Democratic Party presidential candidates, 2016 - Wikipedia


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Focus: Clinton, Sanders, Biden - Sep 4, 2015


Former Clinton IT specialist will plead the fifth and not testify in House probe, lawyer says - Reuters


Exclusive: Former Clinton IT specialist has rebuffed FBI and State Department investigators in email probe - Reuters


Judicial Watch asks whether the State Dept hired Clinton’s IT specialist and spent taxpayer money to maintain her private server - Judicial Watch


VIDEO: Hillary Clinton's Press Secretary, Brian Fallon, discusses the email controversy, including a former aide pleading the fifth - CNN


Critics say State Dept. tries to block cases in court by requesting a single judge to handle all of the Clinton email lawsuits - Washington Times


Judge sees rocky road for feds' plan to coordinate Hillary Clinton email lawsuits - politico.com


Hillary Clinton classified emails mostly sent by Jake Sullivan, Cheryl Mills, Huma Abedin - Washington Times


Cheryl Mills, Adviser to Hillary Clinton, Testifies on Benghazi and Email Practices - The New York Times


Judge poised to order search for backups of the roughly 31,000 emails Clinton claims were personal and deleted from her private server - TheHill


Watchdog Sues For Hillary Clinton Email Metadata - The Daily Caller


New Clinton Violations In Use Of Thumb Drives For Emails - The Daily Caller


FBI Scours Clinton Server for Evidence of Spying - Bloomberg View


Snowden: No way Hillary’s private server was secure - politico.com


VIDEO: Edward Snowden says it is 'ridiculous' to think Hillary Clinton emails were secure (Starts at min 1:00) - Al Jazeera


Exclusive: Hillary's Email Server Had A Webmail Portal That Allowed UNRESTRICTED ACCESS To Hackers - Breitbart


Six Ways Hillary Clinton's Email Could Have Been Hacked - huffingtonpost.com


Exclusive: Hillary's Email Server Crashed Three Times, In One Occasion Weeks After Benghazi - Breitbart


Hillary Paid to Hide Identity of People Running Her Email Server - Breitbart


Bill Clinton's Top Adviser Ran Hillary's Email Network - breitbart.com


Emails show how Hillary fundraiser-turned-lobbyist used connections for clients who were also donors to the Clinton Foundation - OpenSecrets Blog


Haiti Fraudster Had Line to Clinton at State Department - Washington Free Beacon


Hillary Suggests Clinton Foundation $$$ To Cheryl Mills’ Domestic Partner For Haiti Project - The Hillary Daily


Clinton Foundation looked to bring CEO of sanctioned oil company to US - New York Post


Schweizer: Emails 'Confirming' Clinton Had 'Intertwining Relationships' Between Foundation and Official Dutes - Breitbart


Schweizer: Clinton Set Up Server To Hide 'Blurring' Between Private Clinton Activity and State Dept Business - Breitbart


Interactive graphic: Hillary Clinton's insider network - Washington Examiner

 

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Bernie Sanders' rise a 'good thing for the party,' White House says - Washington Times


Joe Biden: Bernie Sanders ‘doing a helluva job’ - politico.com


Sanders: I'm best to beat Republicans in November (VIDEOS) - desmoinesregister.com


Sanders says organization is growing - AP


VIDEO: Full Interview: Sen. Bernie Sanders with Register editorial board - desmoinesregister.com


Legion of Tech Volunteers Lead a Charge for Bernie Sanders - The New York Times


How Bernie Sanders' Online Army Is Using Reddit to Fuel His 2016 Campaign Surge - mic.com


Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Op-Ed: This is the difference between Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders - The Washington Post


Donald Trump fires back at Kareem Abdul-Jabbar - NY Daily News


Bernie Sanders Said to Be Close to Signing Fund-Raising Deal With Democratic Party - The New York Times


The fact-checker's guide to viral graphics contrasting Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders - PunditFact


POLL: According to a Washington Post/ABC News poll Clinton's favorability continues to drop while Trump sees progress - Washington Examiner


Hillary Clinton to give rare national interview with NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell on Friday - politico.com


Biden says he cannot say yet whether he will mount White House run - Reuters


Biden's boosters race to lock up Democratic donors - usatoday.com


Draft Biden staffs up in early-voting states New Hampshire and South Carolina - TheHill


Pennsylvania Democrats Put Support Behind Biden - NBC 10 Philadelphia


Sen. Elizabeth Warren likely to endorse a candidate in 2016 primary - The Boston Globe


O’Malley organizing protest at DNC HQ over debate schedule - TheHill


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Focus: Clinton, Biden, Sanders - Sep 2, 2015


State Department releases thousands of Clinton emails, 125 contain classified information - Fox News


Clinton wrote classified e-mails sent using private server - The Washington Post


State: No way to know if Clinton emails should have been classified at the time they were sent - Washington Examiner


VIDEO: Full State Department Briefing, Emails Questions Begin at 24 min thru 42 min - C-SPAN.org


Sources: Clinton email markings changed to hide contents, shielding extent of classified info - Fox News


Clinton Told Special Envoy for Middle East Mitchell to Send 'Born Classified' Info to Her Private Email Account - National Review


Hillary Clinton may have broken US secrecy rules with emails from Tony Blair and Downing Street - Telegraph


Tony Blair Shows up in Latest Clinton Emails, Discrediting Hillary's Private Server Excuses - National Review Online


Hillary Clinton emails: Cherie Blair lobbied for Qatari crown prince - The Guardian


Text of all released Secretary Clinton emails - U.S. Department of State


Hillary Clinton emails compromised spy satellite data on North Korean nukes - Washington Times


Hillary's Email Crashed: State Dept IT Staff Didn't Know The Account Was Hers! - Breitbart


State Dept Still Does Not Know Whether Clinton’s Server was Breached - Washington Free Beacon


Exclusive: Hillary Shared An Email Network With The Clinton Foundation - Breitbart


Clinton Enlisted State Employees to Steer Funds to Clinton Foundation Partner - Washington Free Beacon


Feds move to consolidate lawsuits over Hillary Clinton emails, dozens of Freedom of Information Act cases could be placed in front of a single judge - POLITICO


Emails Show How Hillary Clinton Valued Input From Sidney Blumenthal - The New York Times


Blumenthal: Being Hillary Clinton's Private Spy Was a Full-Time Job - gawker.com


Huma complained she wasn't paid enough, the Clinton’s closest aide was able to change her fortunes with a little help from friends: her pay reached $490,000 - The Weekly Standard

 

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POLL: Biden is top choice of Democrats if Clinton falters: Reuters/Ipsos poll - PhillyVoice


POLL: Only One Quarter of Undecided Democratic Primary Voters Have Favorable View of Hillary Clinton - Washington Free Beacon


AFL-CIO’s Trumka to walk with VP Joe Biden on Labor Day - The Boston Globe


Trumka: Democratic field 'still wide open,' Biden has time, early AFL-CIO endorsement conceivable - Yahoo News


VIDEO: AFL-CIO’s Trumka Explains Low Labor Enthusiasm For Clinton, Urges Her To Reject Pacific Trade Agreement - YouTube


Draft Biden super PAC names Eaton New Hampshire director, more staff to be hired - WMUR


Stephen Colbert's Late Show lands Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders - Orlando Sentinel


Sanders to introduce bill targeting high drug prices - TheHill


Bernie Sanders applied for ‘conscientious objector’ status during Vietnam, campaign confirms - ABC


Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Tweets Support For Bernie Sanders - huffingtonpost.com


Elizabeth Warren says potential vice presidential bid 'something I'm not talking about’ - AP


Women explain why they're anti-Hillary Clinton in the anonymous posting platform Whisper - AOL

 

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Focus: Clinton, Sanders, Biden - Aug 31, 2015


POLL: Bernie Sanders close to 7 points of Hillary Clinton in the Iowa Poll, She's the pick for 37 percent, he for 30 percent - desmoinesregister.com


POLL: Without Declaring His Candidacy Biden Places Third in Iowa, with 14 Percent of Likely Democratic Caucus-Goers - Bloomberg Politics


VIDEO: Iowa pollster Ann Selzer joins "Face the Nation" to discuss the latest Bloomberg/Des Moines Register poll - CBS


POLL: Presidential Candidates on Both Sides Confronting Angry Iowans - Bloomberg Politics


POLL: Read the methodology and questions of the Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register Iowa Poll - businessweek.com

 

VIDEO: Bernie Sanders Reflects on Iowa Poll Momentum: Full interview - CNN


Sanders fires off long list of policy disagreements with Clinton - Washington Examiner


Sanders: Dems ‘dead wrong’ on limiting the number of debates to just four before the first round of voting takes place - TheHill


Activists turn up heat on DNC for more debates - TheHill


Bernie Sanders Defends Gun Control Record, Brags About D-Minus NRA Grade - huffingtonpost.com


VIDEO: Raddatz Grills Bernie Sanders on Lack of Foreign Policy Positions - ABC


Sanders says he would be prepared to use military force in world affairs, 'But that should be a last resort' - AP


Sanders: I wouldn’t end drone program, but limit their use so that they do not end up killing innocent people - TheHill


VIDEO: Bernie Sanders addresses the Democratic National Committee’s summer meeting in Minneapolis - SPAN.org


Draft Biden Reaction to new Iowa Poll - Mark Halperin on Twitter


Top donors to President Obama's two national campaigns are galvanizing around a potential run by Joe Biden - Washington Examiner

 

Bill Clinton parties with rock stars while Hillary baby-sits - Page Six

 

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Source: FBI ‘A-team’ leading ‘serious’ Clinton server probe, focusing on defense info - Fox News


Emails show Bill Clinton asked State Dept. for OK on N. Korea, Congo invites - Fox News


State Dept. bypassed ethics officers on some Bill Clinton talks, Grassley says - Miami Herald


Group: Clinton and her aides mixed State Department business with the Clinton Foundation's fundraising efforts - CNN


Panel: Who do the Clinton staff really work for? Abedin worked simultaneously for the State Dept, the Clinton Foundation and controversial consulting firm Teneo Strategies - Washington Examiner


What's Inside The Newly Released Huma Abedin State Department Emails - The Times


Elite Fundraiser for Obama and Clinton Linked to Justice Department Probe - Foreign Policy


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Focus: Clinton, Biden - Aug 28, 2015


POLL: Hillary declines sharply in Quinnipiac poll, 45% down from 55% a month ago, Sanders has 22% and Biden 18% - philly.com


POLL: Joe Biden polls better than Hillary Clinton against all Republicans, beating them by a larger margin - New York Post


POLL: The top three words voters think of to describe Hillary are 'liar', 'dishonest' and 'untrustworthy' - Washington Examiner


POLL: List of 50 Words Americans Used to Describe Hillary Clinton - Breitbart


POLL: Full results of the Quinnipiac Poll - Quinnipiac Poll


POLL: Biden 'Honest,' 'Genuine' in Reuters/Ipsos poll - The Times


POLL: Donald Trump would beat Hillary Clinton in Utah, BYU poll says - The Salt Lake Tribune


Biden to meet with AFL-CIO chief as he weighs White House run - TheHill


Biden to Meet With Jewish Leaders to Make Case for Iran Nuclear Deal - WSJ


Possible Biden run puts Obama fundraising network on high alert - The Washington Post


DNC chair: Biden 'would be welcomed' to presidential race - POLITICO


DNC to honor Beau Biden - TheHill


DNC announces fundraising agreement with Clinton, says it’s pursuing similar agreements with the other Democratic primary campaigns - POLITICO


O'Malley: Rallying around Clinton a 'big mistake' - TheHill


Christie: Hillary Clinton should quit presidential race - NJ.com


Obituaries Keep Requesting Loved Ones Not Vote for Hillary - Washington Free Beacon


Progressive groups press Hillary on Wall Street's golden parachutes, Two former Clinton aides received bonuses from banks when they left to join her at the State Dept - huffingtonpost.com


VIDEO: Clinton equates GOP stance on women to terrorists - TheHill


Clinton, Sanders united in call for more federal spending on higher ed, vary on college affordability approach - InsideHigherEd


Hamptons home rented by the Clintons could be yours for $32.5M - New York Post


How Chronic Disease Could End Hillary Clinton’s White House Run - The National Enquirer

 

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Clinton Data Went Unsecured For Over a Month After ‘Classified’ Data Discovered - Washington Free Beacon


Clinton's attorney got security clearance just before handling emails - Washington Examiner


GOP senator accuses Clinton of improperly passing state secrets to her lawyer - McClatchy DC


Hillary Clinton emails: Chuck Grassley questions lack of permanent IG at State Department - Washington Times


Hillary Clinton’s State Department IG Was More Lapdog than Watchdog, Its Oversight Was Toothless, Lax - National Review Online


Top senator presses State on whether Clinton has security clearance despite FBI probe - Fox News


Group: Hillary Clinton mixed State, foundation business - CNNPolitics.com


Clinton ally accused of running interference on email scandal - Washington Examiner


How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universe - The Washington Post


Former AG Mukasey says he was wrong to suggest that if Clinton was ever convicted of destroying government records by erasing her server, she would be legally unqualified for the presidency - NBC


Hillary Clinton’s Handling of Email Issue Frustrates Democratic Leaders - The New York Times


Dems: Grassley's probe of Clinton's email gives Biden wide opening - Washington Examiner


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Focus: Clinton, Biden, Sanders - Aug 26, 2015


Exclusive: State Dept.-released Clinton email had classified intel from 3 agencies, possibly violating Obama order (VIDEO) - Fox News


DHS has no record of State Dept. giving info for Clinton server audit, despite rules - Fox News


Trey Gowdy frustrated by State Dept stonewalling on Clinton and her aides - Washington Examiner


Clinton's emails discuss conversations with foreign diplomats, embassy security and countries from Russia to China - Washington Examiner


POLL: 46 percent of voters believe Clinton should suspend her campaign amid email scandal, 44 percent disagree -  Washington Free Beacon


POLL: Should Hillary Clinton Suspend Her Campaign? - Rasmussen Reports


Former attorney general says classified email scandal 'disqualifies' Hillary Clinton from serving as president – IF she's broke federal law - Daily Mail Online


Memo Analyzes Possibility Hillary Clinton Prohibited From Holding Office - causeofaction.org


President Bill Clinton's top spy blasts alleged Hillary email cover up - Examiner.com


Hillary Clinton’s lawyer had 'top secret' clearance - POLITICO


Hillary Clinton Used Email-Monitor Linked to Personal Tax Lawyer - breitbart.com


Hillary Server Firm Employs Top Clinton Operative - breitbart.com


Questions arise about existence of second, private Clinton email server - Fox News


Hillary Clinton E-mails Reveal Inner Circle of Yes Men - National Review Online


Emails Draw Huma Abedin, a Clinton Aide, Back Into the Spotlight - The New York Times


Occupy Argues Clinton Unfit To Run For President - The Moderate Voice


4 State Parties Sign Fund-Raising Pacts With Clinton Campaign - The New York Times


Maserati, Ferrari, Bentley and Porsche at Hillary Clinton fundraiser - Daily Mail Online


POLL: Hillary Clinton lagging against Republicans in summer target state polls - Washington Examiner


POLL: Michigan poll shows Hillary Clinton trails Jeb Bush; barely leads Donald Trump - freep.com


POLL: Clinton trouncing Trump, edging rest of GOP in Virginia - Washington Examiner


POLL: Hillary Clinton still a strong frontrunner in Iowa - CBS News

 

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Obama gives Joe Biden 'blessing' for 2016 bid - CNNPolitics.com

 

POLL: Yes He Can! 64% of Dems say VP Biden can win presidency in the  Economist/YouGov Poll - Washington Examiner


Joe Biden to Hold Unusual Conference Call With Hundreds of DNC Members - The New York Times


Joe Biden 2016: Draft Biden group circulates pro-Joe memo to DNC members - POLITICO


Draft Biden on track to be up in 50 States by next week, the super-PAC hopes to raise $3 million by the end of September - Bloomberg


Top Democratic fundraisers invited to meet with Joe Biden at Naval Observatory - The Washington Post


Joe Biden 2016: Big donors being courted by advisers - POLITICO


Hedge funder asked to host Joe Biden luncheon - Page Six


CBS: Citing Email Scandal, Major Clinton Donor Would Flip Support to Biden If He Ran (VIDEO) - Washington Free Beacon


More Democrats crack open door for Biden presidential run - Reuters


Joe Biden hires communications chief with campaign experience, she comes to the White House from the Motion Picture Association of America - Washington Examiner

 

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POLL: Bernie Sanders surges ahead of Hillary Clinton in second striking New Hampshire poll - Business Insider


POLL: Sanders is gaining ground on Clinton, but he has little support among non-white Democrats - Economist/YouGov Poll


Bernie Sanders Grassroots Planning Huge March on Washington in October, this Facebook RSVP movement has garnered so far over 87,000 signatures - Observer


Bernie Sanders Gets Stamp of Approval From Cornel West - The New York Times


Bernie Sanders’s Success in Attracting Small Donors Tests Importance of ‘Super PACs’ - The New York Times


Deez Nuts endorses Bernie Sanders and John Kasich for presidential nomination, meet the 15-year-old presidential candidate (VIDEO) - huffingtonpost.com

Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 22, 2015


Exclusive: Dozens of Clinton emails were classified from the start, U.S. rules suggest - Reuters


Declassify Dates of Some Clinton's Emails Raise Questions - VOA


Snipers, vehicle moves among classified data emailed to Clinton - Bloomberg


U.S. said to probe how classified data got on Clinton’s Server, blending info from multiple sources that included classified content - Bloomberg


Court says Clinton emails broke 'government policy', orders State Department to get FBI findings on Clinton e-mails - Washington Times


State Department did nothing to protect Clinton emails after hack - McClatchy DC


Critics say new State Department guidelines meant to 'chill' employee speech - Fox News


Denver-based Platte River Networks questioned by U.S. Senate over Hillary Clinton email server - 7NEWS Denver


Clinton’s Email Server Firm Scrubs ‘Data-Disposal’ References from Website, Hiding a Partnership with a Company Specialized in '100 Percent Data Destruction' - Washington Free Beacon


VIDEO: The IT Firm That Managed Hillary Clinton's Private Server Speaks Out - Fox News


Clinton Blames The Fed's 'Ridiculous Classification Rules' - The Daily Caller


The Real Clinton Email Scandal: Our Ridiculous Classification Rules - POLITICO Magazine


Intel, Military Officials Fire Back At Hillary’s Over-Classification Tweet - The Daily Caller


Watchdog: Two National Security Laws Appear Broken in Clinton Email Scandal - Washington Free Beacon


Everything you need to know about how the State Department classifies information - The Washington Post


VIDEO: Hillary For America's campaign Press Secretary, Brian Fallon, is here to fact check tweets about the emails controversy - YouTube


Déjà Vu: When Bill Clinton Pardoned His Former CIA Director over Classified Documents on His Home Computer - National Review Online

 

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Decision nearing, Biden games out mechanics of a 2016 run - Chicago Tribune


Biden buzz grows amid new polling, ‘draft’ movement picks up key adviser - Fox News


VIDEO: Draft Biden movement gains momentum, Interview with former Obama campaign adviser Steve Schale - MSNBC


Hollywood Panic: Hillary Clinton's Email Scandal Has Some Donors Whispering, 'Joe Biden' - thewrap.com


Swing-State Quinnipiac Poll Suggests Joe Biden Opening - Bloomberg Politics


POLL: Quinnipiac: Clinton Has Nearly 2-to-1 Dishonesty Ratings in Key Swing States - Washington Free Beacon


Full text of results of the 2016 Presidential Swing State Polls Poll - Quinnipiac University 

 

POLL: A Fox 2 Detroit/Mitchell Research poll shows Republicans beating Clinton in Michigan - Washington Examiner


Democrats urge Clinton to offer better explanation of emails - AP


NBC: Democrats Think the Clinton Campaign Is ‘In Denial’ Over Email Scandal (VIDEO) - Washington Free Beacon

 

Fellow diplomats question Clinton's email defense - POLITICO


VIDEO: Email controversy sheds lights on Clinton's confidante Huma Abedin - CNN


Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin tried to force past Secret Service without ID - Daily Mail Online


Bernie Sanders Draws Big Crowds to His ‘Political Revolution’ - The New York Times


Martin O’Malley puts pressure on Clinton with new Social Security plan - POLITICO


Clinton Campaign On Alert For Undercover Conservative Sting - time.com


The Hamptons where Hillary feels at home, Clintons prefer to vacation next to the rich one percent - POLITICO


The joke third-party presidential candidate Deez Nuts tops Trump, Clinton in Internet traffic - TheHill


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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 20, 2015


Hillary Clinton Email Scandal: State Department Allowed Clinton to Use Personal Device - National Review Online


Judicial Watch Statement: State Department Did Not Provide Secure BlackBerry to Hillary Clinton - Judicial Watch


State Department admits it wiped clean and likely DESTROYED Blackberry devices used by top Hillary Clinton aides - Daily Mail Online


Hillary Clinton E-Mail Scandal: Federal Judge Expresses Frustration with State Department - National Review Online


Judicial Watch Statement: Federal Judge Orders State Department Early Hearing for Hillary Email Case - Judicial Watch


Attorney overseeing the State Dept's handling of Hillary emails worked for law firm representing Hillary over her same emails - Washington Examiner


State Department issuing new policy designed to keep employees from freely speaking to Congress or press? - dailysignal.com


FBI optimistic it can recover some deleted data from Clinton server - MSNBC


Besides emails, forensic exam of Clinton's server may yield security, access clues - AP


Records of Clinton aides' travel to Chappaqua, Denver sought - Washington Examiner


Hillary Clinton's email firm Platte River Networks was run from a loft in Denver with its servers in the BATHROOM closet - Daily Mail Online


With unsecured Hillary emails, hackers worry Senate Homeland Security Chairman - The Daily Caller


As the intelligence community officials pour over thousands of Clinton unreleased emails, the overclassification issue could become a political problem - NationalJournal.com


VIDEO: Former CIA Director: Clinton Server ‘Dangerous to the Republic and to State Secrets’ - Washington Free Beacon


VIDEO: This Aspect of Hillary Clinton Email Scandal That Has Left Even Former NSA Director Stunned: ‘I Don’t Even Think It Was Legal’ - TheBlaze.com


VIDEO: Giuliani: Hillary Should Be the Subject of a Criminal Investigation - Fox News Insider


VIDEO: Clinton pulls plug on testy presser over emails questions - TheHill


James Carville Blames Email Scandal on 'Stupid Media People’ (VIDEO) - Mediaite

 

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POLL: Hillary Clinton losing ground to Bernie Sanders, Trump trails her by just 6 points in CNN poll - POLITICO


POLL: More on the CNN Democratic polling - newsmax.com


POLL: Full text of the results for CNN Democratic polling - CNNPolitics.com


POLL: Hillary Clinton's Mentions Online Are Running 75% Negative - breitbart.com


POLL: Hillary trails Trump in North Carolina - TheHill


Some Hillary Clinton supporters in South Carolina are starting to get nervous - The Washington Post


Has Clinton's email controversy impacted her donors? - CBS News


Clinton camp warns Democrat donors: keep checkbook closed for Joe Biden - Boston Herald


Hillary Clinton Wants Donors to Pay for Food and Drinks at Her Fund-Raisers - The Washington Post


Huma Abedin Received Over $40K From Hillary’s Former Leadership PAC - Washington Free Beacon


Donald Trump Blasts Hillary Clinton 'Deleter of the Free World' in New Attack Ad over Email Issues (VIDEO) - thewrap.com


VIDEO: Trump: Hillary emails 'devastating' for election - CNNPolitics.com


Black Lives Matter Activist Tells Hillary to Her Face That She's Responsible for Mass Incarceration - theantimedia.org


Hillary Clinton Addresses Her Husband's Crime Policies And Mass Incarceration - huffingtonpost.com


VIDEO: Hillary Clinton Talks With BlackLivesMatter (Part 1) - YouTube


VIDEO: Hillary Clinton Talks With BlackLivesMatter (Part 2) - YouTube


'Do not vote for Hillary': NJ woman makes last request in obit - Fox News


How Hillary Clinton plans to spend campaign break in $50k-a-week Hamptons home - Daily Mail Online


Hillary Clinton Is Hiding Multiple Sclerosis And A Series Of Strokes, The National Enquirer Claims - Radar Online


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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 18, 2015

 

60 Clinton emails reportedly containing classified data - Fox News


Official: More than 300 Clinton emails flagged for potentially classified info - Fox News


Text of the State Department status report on Clinton emails to a federal court - scribd.com


State Dept.: 'No doubt' more Clinton emails will be classified - Washington Examiner


Report: State officials hiding extent of classified info on Clinton servers - Washington Examiner


VIDEO: State Dept. Undermines The Importance Of The Classified Emails On Clinton Server - YouTube


Hillary Clinton emails: Safe provided to lawyer among irregularities seen in review - Washington Times


VIDEO: State Dept. Unable To Answer Whether Clinton Aides Devices Were Secure - YouTube


Hillary Clinton IT firm Platte River says email backups are likely - Business Insider


Clinton’s IT Email Contractor: The Unraveling Continues - Breitbart


State Department Finds Thousands of Clinton Aide Philippe Reines Emails It Claimed Did Not Exist - gawker.com


POLL: Only 2% of Americans Think Hillary Clinton Told the Truth About Her Emails Not Containing Classified Information - The American Spectator

 

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GOP senator Grassley questions Clinton attorney on security clearance - TheHill


Text of GOP senator Grassly’ letter to Clinton attorney on security clearance - grassley.senate.gov


VIDEO: Gowdy: Clinton to testify in October before Benghazi panel, all questions ‘asked’ and ‘answered’ - Fox News


GOP group releases video blasting Clinton for classified email controversy (VIDEO) - Washington Examiner


Former U.S. Attorney General Mukasey: Clinton Defies the Law and Common Sense - WSJ


Hillary Clinton email scandal prompts Chris Christie to call for criminal investigation - POLITICO


VIDEO: Chris Christie on Clinton: What if I'd deleted Bridgegate emails? - CNNPolitics.com


VIDEO: Bob Woodward compares Clinton emails to Nixon tapes - TheHill


Ex-officials prosecuted for mishandling gov’t info see ‘double standard’ in Clinton case - Fox News


Hero Marine Nailed for Secret Email: What Did He Do That Hillary Didn’t? - The Daily Beast

 

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POLL: Hillary Clinton loses ground to Sanders nationally, trails Bush and Rubio in head-to-head match-ups - Washington Times


POLL: Iowa State Fair attendees pick Sanders over Clinton - TheHill


POLL: Clinton’s Lead Slips as Voters Question Email Server Explanations - Morning Consult


Advisers prepare a campaign strategy and tell Biden: Decide by October 1 - CNN


South Carolina in Focus as ‘Draft Biden’ Gains Steam - Bloomberg Politics


Facing Money Gap, Hillary Clinton Slowly Warms to ‘Super PAC’ Gifts - The New York Times


Pro-Clinton super PAC gets $1 million secret contribution - CBS News


CNN Forgets to Mention Op-Ed Writer Is a Million Dollar Bundler For Hillary - Power Line


Bernie Sanders Campaign Calls Out Hillary's College Plan: 'Disappointment' - Alternet


Hypocrisy: Hillary Clinton offers free coffee to campaign interns, no pay - Examiner.com


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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 15, 2015

 

Hillary's IT Firm Lacked Security Clearance, Gov't Confirms - The Daily Caller


Hillary Clinton's servergate IT company accused of illegal actions - Daily Mail Online


Executive at Hillary Clinton's IT company sued after getting money from Backstreet Boys' Ponzi scheme - Daily Mail


IT company That Stored Hillary Clinton's Email Server Shared Confidential Info - Breitbart


FBI to start recovery of Hillary Clinton's email server - Washington Times


FBI Said to Examine Whether Hillary Clinton E-Mail Was Backed Up - Bloomberg Politics


David Petraeus Prosecutor on Hillary Clinton's Tail - Breitbart


If Hillary's Server Was 'Blank,' Why Did She Keep It? - The Daily Caller


Where did Hillary's personal emails go? - Washington Examiner


State Dept Gave a Safe to Hillary Clinton's Attorney for Emails - Breitbart


Judge Orders State Department to Report on Hillary Server Search - newsmax.com


State Department Tells Judge: Not Our Job to Search Hillary Clinton's Server - National Review Online


Bryan Pagliano: Man Who Ran Clinton’s Personal Email Server Worked for State Department - Peter Van Buren


RNC Releases Statement on Hillary Clinton Turning Over Her Private Email Server to DOJ - goldrushcam.com


POLL: Voters say Clinton lied about emails, put US at risk - Fox News


Tips on Deleting Emails From Email Book Hillary Clinton Wanted to Read - ABC News


The Hillary Clinton Email Investigation May Offer a Crash Course in Computer Forensics - huffingtonpost.com

 

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Clinton aides agree to preserve emails after judge's order - The Denver Post


Hillary Clinton aides had other unreported email accounts: State Dept. - Washington Times


Hillary Clinton email probe turns to her aide Huma - POLITICO


Official: Clinton ‘inner circle’ may have stripped email classification markings - Fox News


State Dept. Shuts Down Fox's Anonymous Speculation Of Clinton Aides Stripping Email Classification Markings - Media Matters for America


Classified data found on emails in May; Clinton camp slow to protect secrets - McClatchy DC


Influential people worldwide wrote Clinton on her personal email address - The State


Lindsey Graham: 'Impossible' That Hillary Had No Benghazi Emails - newsmax.com


VIDEO: Lindsey Graham: Where are Clinton's Benghazi emails? - Fox News Video


Feinstein Statement Defending Clinton Email Practices - Senator Dianne Feinstein


Hillary Clinton emails: Intelligence community wants security clearance suspended - Washington Times


POLL: 60% don't trust Hillary, 62% say she'll 'do anything' to be president - Washington Examiner


POLL: Hillary way under water in swing states - Fox News


As Clinton touts student debt bailout plan, critics point to $2M in college speaking fees - Fox News


Clintons Spend $110K for Two Weeks 'Working Vacation' in the Hamptons - People.com


Clinton Endorser Former Senator Tom Harkin Sought Out State Department Job For His Kid While HIlary Was Secretary Of State - The Daily Caller


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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 13, 2015


Turmoil mounts surrounding Clinton emails containing top secret information - TheHill


Hillary Clinton to turn on her private server to the Justice Department - POLITICO


Grassley Statement: Intelligence Community Inspector General Confirms Highly-Classified Emails Stored on Clinton’s Server - Chuck Grassley


Memorandum from intel Inspector General stating that two Clinton emails contain information that was classified as Top Secret - Chuck Grassley


The Spy Satellite Secrets in Hillary’s Emails - The Daily Beast


State Dept disputes the intel Inspector General determination that Clinton emails were classified at the time they were sent - Fox News


The Hillary Email Server Scandal Runs Deeper at State Dept. - founderscode.com


Gabriel Malor counters State Dept spin that classified info was sent to Hillary Clinton, but not by her - Twitchy


Boehner: Clinton’s email statements shown ‘patently untrue’ - TheHill


Gowdy: Hillary Clinton Should Be Treated As David Petreaus Was, Equal Under The Law - townhall.com


Top Clinton Aides’ Unauthorized Possession Of Classified Info A Growing Concern - GOP


OPSEC calls upon John Kerry to immediately suspend all security clearances presently held by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her aides - MarketWatch


Hillary Clinton's campaign just sent out this 13-paragraph message explaining her 'complicated' email controversy - Business Insider


Pro-Clinton Research Center: Myths And Facts On Hillary Clinton's Email And Reports Of "Top Secret" Materials - Media Matters for America


Clinton Spokesman Won't Say if FBI Ordered Her to Hand Over Email Server - Breitbart


Hillary Clinton certifies email handover, but aides demur - POLITICO


Did Hillary Clinton emails reveal location of ambassador killed in Benghazi attack? They are vague and don’t reveal much more than what was publicly known at the time - PunditFact


POLL: Hillary Clinton Email Criminal Investigation Should Happen, Most American Voters Say, Monmouth University Poll Finds - IBTimes


POLL: Full text of Monmouth University Poll on American voters supporting criminal investigation of Clinton emails - Monmouth University Poll

 

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POLL: Sanders surges into lead over Clinton in New Hampshire, 44 percent to 37 percent - Fox News


POLL: Full text of Franklin Pierce-Boston Herald poll on Sanders leading Clinton in New Hampshire - Franklin Pierce-Boston Herald


POLL: Hillary Behind 4 Republicans in Iowa - newsmax.com


Bernie Sanders Draws Crowd Five Times Larger Than Audience at Hillary Clinton Campaign Launch - Washington Free Beacon


Joe Biden Is Sounding Out Allies About a 2016 Bid - WSJ


Judge appointed by Clinton tosses case against … Clinton Fondation - WND


Hillary ignores charges of sexual harassment against Clinton Foundation donor - Power Line


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Syria/Turkey News - Aug 12, 2015


U.S. denies reaching agreement with Turkey on Syria 'safe zone' - Reuters


VIDEO: US denies any Pact with Turkey on Safe Zone in Syria - YouTube


Turkey PM: Syria no-fly zone needed - BBC News


VIDEO: Turkey PM Ahmet Davutoglu pledges Syria 'safe zone' - BBC News


Ankara says Turkish, US forces to hit ISIL, Kurdish militants if entered ’safe zone’ - todayszaman.com


State Dept: US will not allow Turkey to attack PYD in Syria - Rudaw


U.S. Shelves Its $500M Syrian Rebel Army - The Daily Beast


Islamic State attacks Syrian rebels near Turkish border in an area where Turkey and the United States aim to create an area free of the jihadist group - Reuters


Al-Qaida affiliate ceases fighting ISIS in parts of Syria, orders fighters to stand down in parts of the country where Turkey intends to create a 'safe zone’ - The Guardian


Ahrar al-Sham announces support for ISIS-free Syria zone - Middle East Online


Ahrar al-Sham’s Political Office has posted an English version of its statement on Turkey’s “safe zone” in N Syria - Charles Lister on Twitter


Turkmen fighters arrive in Syria to launch the first phase of a joint U.S.-Turkish initiative to establish an Islamic State-free zone - IBTimes


Syrian Rebels Are Using Turkish Lira In ISIS-Free Zone - vocativ.com


New Coalition Airstrikes Destroy ISIL Infrastructure in Syria, Iraq - Defense.gov


Source on ground, who listened in to Nusra walkie talkie, tells me Nusra said 50 fighters dead after coalition strikes. 20 injured - Jenan Moussa on Twitter


As Rifts Open Up in Syria’s al-Qaeda Franchise, Secrets Spill Out - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace


ISIS Takes Aim at Its Toughest Foes in Southern Syria- The Daily Beast


Two days ceasefire agreed between Syrian army and rebels in three Syrian towns - sources - Reuters

 

Saudi Arabia rejects Russian calls to work with Assad against IS - Yahoo News


VIDEO (English): Lavrov and Saudi's al-Jubeir disagree about Syria and Assad - YouTube


Proposed UN Statement Would Back Preparatory Talks on Syria - ABC News

 

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Turkey's strikes on Kurds could drag US into new front, Pentagon sources fear - Fox News


Report claims Turkey gave US only 10 minutes warning before strikes on PKK - Middle East Eye


PKK should bury arms, ceasefire not enough: Erdoğan - hurriyetdailynews.com


VIDEO: Erdoğan: PKK should bury arms, ceasefire not enough, airstrikes will continue until 'not one terrorist is left' - YouTube


PKK claims responsibility for Monday's suicide bombing and a subsequent armed attack on a police station - Anadolu Agency


Swaggering Gunmen on Camera as PKK Targets Turkish Towns - Bloomberg Business


Turkish warplanes strike PKK targets in southeast - US News


Erdoğan seeks damages from HDP leader Demirtaş - .todayszaman.com


HDP deputy claims Turkey handed over YPG fighters to al-Nusra-allied group - hurriyetdailynews.com


Diplomatic crisis between Ankara, Tehran as FM's visit delayed - Cihan Politics News

 

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Turkey News - Aug 10, 2015


Kurdish rebels attack police, military in Turkey, policeman killed - Reuters


Report: 7 hurt in bomb attack at Istanbul police station - The Sun Herald


VIDEO: 5 police, 2 civilians injured in blast at Istanbul police station, protest against PKK ensues - YouTube


Anti-goverment protests in Cizre turn violent after three people killed and seven wounded in clashes between Turkey police and PKK - Aganecy


VIDEO: Pro-Kurdish protesters clash with Turkey police in Cizre (Part 1) - YouTube


VIDEO: Kurds clash with Turkey police in Cizre (Part 2) - YouTube


Nearly 400 Kurdish rebels killed in 2 weeks of Turkey airstrikes: report - Yahoo News


Turkish authorities launch probe into video of handcuffed Kurdish villagers lying face down - todayszaman.com


VIDEO (English Subs): Turkish police chief shouts Kurdish villagers handcuffed and lying face down - YouTube


Thousands attend demonstration in Istanbul calling on peace between Turkey and PKK - hurriyetdailynews.com


VIDEO: Thousands gather in Istanbul to protest against the Turkish government's intensified military offensive on PKK targets (Part 1) - Reuters


VIDEO: Istanbul peace protest calls for end of hostilities with PKK (Part 2) - video.news.com.au


Thousands of Kurds in Germany march against Turkish air strikes - Yahoo News


VIDEO: Kurds in France and Germany protest Turkish military actions - YouTube


Brussels rally calls on US, Europe to help stop Turkish attacks - Rudaw


German FM: End of Turkey’s peace process would be fatal - todayszaman.com


Europe 'rejects' extradition of nearly 650 PKK and leftish suspects - middleeastmonitor.com


Turkey's pursuit of Kurdish rebels threatens to further destabilize the region - The Washington Post


Minister: Turkey will not give Syrian refugees right to work - todayszaman.com


Turkey faces credit downgrade risk by year end - todayszaman.com

 

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Pro-Kurdish party leader Demirtas urges the PKK to 'remove its finger from the trigger' and the government to launch peace talks - Yahoo News


Demirtaş visits family of slain soldier, calls for peace - todayszaman.com


HDP says negotiations for settlement should be with Öcalan-led delegation - todayszaman.com


Öcalan demands PKK and Turkey to stop the fighting, return to the table of negotiations - ARA News


Peshmerga chief urges PKK to leave Iraq’s Kurdish region - Anadolu Agency


VIDEO: Rifts among Kurdish parties over KRG call on PKK to leave Iraq's Kurdistan - YouTube


VIDEO: PKK leader: Turkey is protecting IS by attacking Kurds - BBC News


Ambulances ferry ISIL terrorists between Turkey and Syria, CHP report says - todayszaman.com


Kurdish Forces Discover Network of Tunnels Connecting Towns on Opposite Sides of the Syrian-Turkish Border - BasNews


Turkey intentionally late in action against ISIL recruiters: Report - hurriyetdailynews.com


YPG accuses Turkey of handing over six Kurdish fighters to Nusra Front, facing the risk of execution - ARA News


Another Jabhat al-Nusra judicial document for execution of individuals for fornication and homosexuality - Aymenn J Al-Tamimi on Twitter


US deploys six F-16 jets with 300 personnel to Turkey for IS fight - Yahoo News


Russia's Lavrov says U.S. must work with Assad to fight Islamic State - Yahoo News


Islamic State kills 37 rival insurgents in Syria's Aleppo province: monitor - Reuters


ISIS battles Syria rebels for key supply lifeline near Turkey border crossing: activists - THE DAILY STAR


Islamic State is led by more than 100 of Saddam's former officers - AP


Terra Incognita: Are Saddam-era soldiers secretly behind the rise of Islamic State? No. - Jerusalem Post


REPORT: A Snapshot of the Islamic State's Official Media Output - The Washington Institute for Near East Policy


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Syria/Turkey News - Aug 8, 2015


Attack on Syrian rebels raises questions about how a small ragtag group of U.S.-trained forces was sent into battle - AP


Pentagon says Syrian training program no longer seen as major way to fight Islamic State, praises Syrian Kurdish forces - Miami Herald


CENTCOM insists it’s in regular contact with US-trained Syrian rebels despite reports that it had lost track of many of the fighters - U.S. Stripes


VIDEO: US-trained Syria troops 'not supported', senior rebel says the US failed to protect Division 30 when it came under attack by Nusra - BBC


US-trained Syrian rebels refuse to fight Nusra Front after kidnappings, also opposes American air strikes carried out against the al-Qaida-linked fighters - The Guardian


Arab media are laughing at the Pentagon, see US-trained anti-Islamist force as only fit to ‘play paintball’ - Jerusalem Post


Nusra militants evacuate headquarters near Aleppo to avoid U.S.-led strikes - ARA News


The Nusra Front’s internal purges, two top leaders arguing for total war against the Islamic State dumped - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace


VIDEO: Pushing Back the Islamic State: The Kurdish Battle for Rojava - VICE News


As Iran Rises in the Mideast, Kurds Benefit in Iraq and Syria - breitbart.com


Syria says fight against Islamic State must include Damascus - Daily Mail Online


Assad must leave or forced to: Saudi FM - KUNA

 

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Obama To Turks: Don't Use The War On ISIS To Bomb The Kurds - huffingtonpost.com


US defends itself, claims agreement with Turkey not a betrayal of Kurds - bgnnews.com


PKK calls on US to be part of the peace process by bringing Turkish and Kurdish sides around a negotiation table - hurriyetdailynews.com


Kurdish leader Demirtas seeks EU help in peace talks with Turkey - Al Bawaba


Five killed as PKK continues its attacks in Turkey - hurriyetdailynews.com


VIDEO: Kurds clash with Turkish police in two southeastern towns - YouTube


'There Will Be a Civil War in Turkey': Welcome to Cizre, the 'Center of Kurdish Resistance' - VICE News


PKK guerrillas: We will stay in Iraq until war is finished - Rudaw


Arab league condemns Turkey’s PKK operations - todayszaman.com


Medvedev says legitimacy of Turkey’s air strikes in Iraq ’doubtful’ - todayszaman.com


Academics call on government to restore peace in Turkey - todayszaman.com

 

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U.S. Central Command: One year in, officials assess anti-ISIL progress - centcom.mil


Pentagon on the year long anti-ISIL campaign: "the true situation shows a waning insurgency, losing ground on nearly every front" - defense.gov


Dozens of Syrian Christians missing and believed to be captives of the Islamic State after it seizes town - The New York Times


Islamic State executed 2,000 Iraqis in Mosul region since takeover: Iraq defense minister - Yahoo News


Kurdish official says ISIS executed 19 girls for refusing to have sex with fighters - Daily Mail Online


Artificial intelligence decodes Islamic State strategy, Roadside bombs more likely after air campaigns (VIDEO) - BBC News


REPORT: Mining for Causal Relationships: A Data-Driven Study of the Islamic State - arxiv.org


What it takes to join the Islamic State, a prospective jihadist is subjected to information based on books, publications and fatwas, accompanied by military training - Al-Monitor


If You Retweet an ISIS Message, You’re Being Recorded by the F.B.I. - huffingtonpost.com


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Focus: Hillary Clinton - Aug 6, 2015


FBI looking into the security of Hillary Clinton’s private e-mail setup - The Washington Post


Hillary Clinton campaign responds to FBI inquiry, 'she did not send nor receive any emails that were marked classified at the time' - MSNBC


Stated Dept: we have not seen anything that former Secretary Clinton has given to us that should have been classified at the time - CBS News


Clinton Lawyer Cleared by the State Department to Hold Potentially Classified Material in Her Emails - Washington Free Beacon


Intelligence watchdog was denied access to Clinton emails by the State Department - Washington Examiner


VIDEO: State Department Press Briefing, Clinton emails questions start at 1:30 min - YouTube


Former Intel Officials Call for Revocation of Clinton and Her Confidants’ Security Privileges - Washington Free Beacon


Text of the letter of former intelligence officials to John Kerry to revoke classified privileges for Clinton, as well as her confidants - opsecteam.org


Interview with Former State Dept. Employee: No One Else Could Do What Hillary Clinton Did Without an Investigation - Breitbart


Former State Dept. Employee op/ed: What everyone with a Top Secret security clearance knows – or should know - reuters.com


New documents suggest Clinton's email server may have crashed - Washington Examiner


State Department review scrubs sensitive information, now marked classified, from latest Clinton email release - McClatchy DC


Data in Clinton’s ‘secret’ emails came from 5 intelligence agencies - McClatchy DC


Judge orders Hillary Clinton and her top aides to provide details about their email arrangement to a court while under penalty of perjury.- Washington Examiner


Former Clinton spokesman turns over 20 boxes calling into question the extent to which top aides to the former secretary of state also engaged in controversial email practices - POLITICO


POLL: Hillary Clinton’s Emails: 69% Want Special Prosecutor To Investigate – Hillary Daily


Sen. Grassley puts hold on State Dept nominee until he gets more information about the email practices of Clinton and her top brass - POLITICO


Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin linked to Bill Clinton's 'enterprises' - Examiner.com


Huma planned party for Clinton pal on taxpayers’ dime - New York Post

 

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POLL: Hillary Clinton’s popularity drops sharply in WSJ/NBC poll - MSNBC


POLL: Hillary Clinton Loses Ground With White Women in WSJ/NBC Poll - WSJ


POLL: Sanders in ‘statistical tie’ with Clinton in New Hampshire, attracting 36 percent to Clinton's 42 percent among likely primary voters - Fox News


POLL: Democrats Want Biden to Run in Zogby Poll - Newsmax


Wary On Trade, Iowa Unions Aren't Ready for Hillary Clinton - Bloomberg Politics


Martin O'Malley: DNC trying to 'circle the wagons' around Clinton, by limiting the number of debates between the party’s candidates - MSNBC


Hillary Clinton’s Mega-Donors Are Also Funding Jeb Bush - The Daily Beast


Hillary Clinton adds another Hamptons fundraiser - POLITICO


Hillary and Bill Clinton release 8 years of tax returns, paid $44 million in federal taxes from 2007 through 2014 on gross income totaling $139 million - Bloomberg


The Clinton family's byzantine financial arrangements disclosed - Washington Examiner


The Clinton Charity Case, A nearly $15 million tax write-off for donations to the family foundation - WSJ


Half of Clintons’ Charitable Giving in 2014 Went to Their Own Foundation - Washington Free Beacon


Bill Clinton Bagged $16 Million from Company that Received Millions from Hillary's State Dept. - Breitbart


Swiss bank's donations to Clinton Foundation increased after Hillary intervention in IRS dispute, she may have interfered with US program against offshore banks - Fox News


Chelsea Clinton’s Clinton Foundation Role, NBC Stint, and Rise to Power - Vanity Fair


Hillary Clinton Secret Service Assignment Considered Punishment By Agents, Author Claims - inquisitr.com


In 2011 and 2012 Hillary Clinton waged a secret war on the governments of Libya and Syria, with the approval of Obama and the congressional leadership from both parties - Fox News


The Obama-Hillary Libya debacle - Power Line


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Syria/Turkey News - Aug 5, 2015


Al Qaeda affiliate Nusra Front hunting down U.S.-trained Syrian rebels, more believed captured: source - Reuters


U.S.-trained Syria rebel believed killed in fighting with Nusra Front: sources - Reuters


U.S backed Division 30 losses: July 30 - 8 captured. July 31 - 5 killed, 18 wounded, 20 captured. August 3 - 5 captured - Charles Lister on Twitter


U.S backed Division 30: Yet another Pentagon's failure in Syria - The News Hub


U.S. drones flying out of Incirlik Air Base in Turkey defending Syrian rebels from Nusra Front - NBC News


Pentagon: US not at war with Assad, “The people we are training and equipping are pledged to fight ISIL and only ISIL - PressTV


A US warning that it would use its air power to defend Pentagon-trained rebels should they be attacked by Syrian troops was met with scepticism by officials in Damascus - AFP


US, Turkey agree to keep Syrian Kurds out of proposed border zone - WSJ


US support of Syrian Kurds ruffles Turkey's feathers - Al-Monitor


Syrian Kurds set terms for partnership with Assad, official of YPG group battling ISIL says they are willing to coordinate with anyone who is ready for democracy - Al Jazeera


Russia Seeks Coalition on Islamic State While It Backs Assad - Bloomberg Business


Russia not planning to send troops to fight ISIS in Syria: Putin’s spokesman - RT News


At least 11 IS militants killed in US-led coalition airstrikes on their headquarter in al- Mayadin - Syrian Observatory For Human Rights


Jihadists in Syria honor Mullah Omar, praise Taliban’s radical state - The Long War Journal


Why haven’t Syrian banks collapsed under sanctions and war? - The Washington Post

 

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Report: Turkish Jets Attack PKK Targets in Southeast Turkey - ABC News


Three soldiers killed by PKK in southeast amid violence outbreak - hurriyetdailynews.com


VIDEO: Three killed by PKK mine in southeast Turkey: security sources - Reuters


PKK attacks Turkey's halted Shah Deniz gas pipeline - Yahoo News


EU, US call for Turkish restraint against Kurds, urge the PKK to renounce violence and re-engage in peace talks - VOA


CHP, HDP seek to reduce tension, call on PKK to stop violence - hurriyetdailynews.com


Demirtaş says PKK ready to return to negotiations, quoting a senior PKK figure - hurriyetdailynews.com


It’s never late to call for peace: Demirtaş - hurriyetdailynews.com


ISIL revealed to have conducted reconnaissance before Suruç bombing - todayszaman.com


ISIS fighters throw man from a building in Iraq for being gay (PHOTOS) - Daily Mail Online


Islamic State Circulates Sex Slave Price List - Bloomberg Business


Islamic State Yazidi Slaves: Thousands Remain In ISIS Captivity As Iraqi Kurdistan Marks One Year Since Sinjar Massacre - IBTIMES


Yazidis Demand UN Action Against ISIS on 1st anniversary of attack - breitbart.com


Islamic State launches Android app for news and recruitment - IBTimes


ISIS or Al Qaeda? American Officials Split Over Top Terror Threat - The New York Times


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Syria/Turkey News - Aug 2, 2015

 

US-backed rebel group flees north Syria HQ after clash with Nusra - THE DAILY STAR


Saga of U.S trained Syria rebels continues. Nusra attacks their HQ. 5 dead, 18 injured & 20 captured out of 60 - Jenan Moussa on Twitter


Al Qaeda’s branch in Syria says it captured US-backed rebels - The Long War Journal


Nusra statement: About Division 30 and Assistance of the Coalition Airplanes With Bombing Nusra (English) - justpaste.it


VIDEO (Arabic): Nusra publishes video of abducted U.S trained Syrian rebels including an interview with one of them - YouTube


According to the New York Times U.S officials thought Nusra would welcome U.S trained rebels as an ally in its fight against Islamic State - Jenan Moussa on Twitter


Syria's rebel fighters recruited to fight Isis, but captured and beaten by Jabhat al-Nusra for 'collaborating with crusaders' - The Independent


More on the relationship between U.S backed rebel group Division 30 and Al-Qaida affiliate Nusra Front - Juan Cole


According to local sources Turkey opens its border for Al Nusra - ANF


Al-Qaeda-linked group in Syria flaunts U.S.-made TOW anti-tank missiles - Al Arabiya News


Qaeda-led court executes 10 in Syria's Aleppo, two were accused of adultery and the rest of collaboration with the Syrian government: monitor - Yahoo News

 

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Syrian Kurds Accuse Turkey Of Attacks, Ask U.S. For Explanation - huffingtonpost.com


Ascendant Kurds emerge from Syrian civil war as major power player - The Guardian


US commander Killea hails Kurdish group opposed by Turkey, 'YPG for the coalition against ISIL has been a very reliable partner' - Military.com


VIDEO: Marine Corps Brigadier General Kevin J. Killea on the coalition against ISIL - dvidshub.net


YPG kills 25 IS militants and drags their bodies at the outskirts of the city of al- Hasakah - Syrian Observatory For Human Rights


VIDEO: Hasakah : Syrian Army 104th Repulican Guards and Tribal Fighters capture the Central Prison from ISIS - LiveLeak.com


Syrian army advances on plain after rebel offensive: activists - THE DAILY STAR


25 Syria rebels killed in failed Aleppo attack - Al Arabiya News

 

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Turkey military presses ahead with strikes against PKK in northern Iraq, as many as 28 F-16 jets raid 65 PKK targets - todayszaman.com


Turkish Airstrikes Kill Nine Civilians in Kurdistan Region, Local villagers ask PKK to leave the area - BasNews


Witnesses tell the massacre in Zergêle village in Kandil caused by Turkey bombing (VIDEO) - ANF


PHOTOS: Photos of civilians killed by Turkish airforces in village near mountain Kandil - LiveLeak.com


VIDEO: Turkish F16 hit kurdish village killing civilians - LiveLeak.com


Turkey says ’saddened’ over reports of civilian deaths in air strikes, vows probe - todayszaman.com


Iraqi Kurdish regional government asks PKK to 'withdraw' to prevent civilian deaths amid Turkish airstrikes targeting the group - AP


KRG condemns PKK attack on Turkey's oil pipeline - middleeastmonitor.com


Sources: Turkey Military operations 'kill 260 PKK terrorists’ - Anadolu Agency


HDP leader Demirtas denies his brother injured in air strikes on PKK in northern Iraq - todayszaman.com


Turkey has not struck IS targets since 24 July, but strikes against PKK targets have continued every night since then - Alev Scott on Twitter


Turkey used 3 planes to strike IS targets in Syria on night of 23-24 July. The next night it used 75 planes to hit PKK targets in Iraq - Alev Scott on Twitter

 

Kurds Claim Turkish Airstrikes on PKK Destroyed Health Clinic in Iraqi Kurdistan - breitbart.com


2 Soldiers Dead, 24 Wounded in PKK Suicide Attack in Turkey: Officials - ABC News


PKK military wing HPG: At least 14 soldiers and 2 police officers killed in the past days - ANF


We are ready to sacrifice our sons, Davutoğlu says amidst terror attacks - todayszaman.com


Turkish prime minister Davutoglu op-ed : We will stop at nothing to defeat terrorism - The Washington Post


Police break up march in Turkey demanding PKK leader's freedom - Middle East Eye


HDP co-chairs file complaints against Erdogan, Davutoglu for swaying judiciary - todayszaman.com

 

HDP co-leader Yuksekdag faces propaganda investigation - Anadolu Agency


There are ‘preparations’ to close HDP, says co-leader Demirtaş - hurriyetdailynews.com


Are Turkish courts delaying trials of IS militants? - Al-Monitor


The one who got away: 40 Indian workers in Mosul were abducted and 39 killed by the Islamic State - Fountain Ink Series


US Report: ISIS Still Kidnapping and Selling Women - aina.org


al-Ḥayāt Media Center presents a new magazine issue from The Islamic State: “Istok #2″ - JIHADOLOGY


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Syria/Turkey News - July 31, 2015

 

U.S.-backed Syrian group says Nusra abducted its leader and members, a blow to U.S. efforts to train fighters to combat ISIS - Al Arabiya


US moves to quash reports on Syria trainees captured by al-Nusra - Middle East Eye


Despite Pentagon Denial, Reports Confirm That U.S.-Trained Syrian Rebels Were Kidnapped By Al-Qaeda Almost Immediately - PJ Tatler


If u want to know more about U.S trained rebel group allegedly captured by an Al Qaeda affiliate in Syria, read this - Jenan Moussa on Twitter


Kidnapping of Pentagon-Trained Fighters in Syria Is New Hurdle for U.S. Effort - The New York Times


Pentagon price tag for Syrian rebels: $4 million each - POLITICO


Pentagon: Cost of War Against ISIS Already Exceeds $3 Billion - Breitbart


US, Turkey differ over how to fight IS from Incirlik air base, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Bilgic: support for the YPG is not one of the elements of the agreement - Asharq Al-Awsat


Syrian Kurds fear their territorial gains are at risk after Turkish action - The National


Syria Kurds’ spending plans reflect ambition as the authorities provide services for a greater population due to the territorial gains - THE DAILY STAR


Syrian Kurds refine oil for themselves for first time - Yahoo News


Turkey Seeks To Prevent Syria Kurds' Autonomy, Not Fight IS, Analysts Suggest - rferl.org


Turkish military builds 2.5 meter-high, rocket-proof wall on Syria border - Todays Zaman


POLL: Majority of Turks would prefer Kurds over ISIL controlling northern Syria - Todays Zaman


ICJ acknowledges request for inquiry into Syria-bound MİT trucks - Todays Zaman


Assyrian Christians Demand Turkey Stop Bombing YPG - Breitbart


Cairo slams Turkey’s proposed safe zone in Syria, defends territorial unity - bgnnews.com


Egypt accuses Turkey of working with the Islamic State on the Sinai Peninsula - Washington Times


Syria ‘doubts Turkey’s intentions in anti-ISIS effort’ - Al Arabiya News


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Erdogan taking Turkey to war to avenge Kurdish territorial and political gains: leader of pro-Kurdish opposition Demirtas - Reuters


VIDEO: Kurd leader Demirtas attacks Turkey's 'safe zone' plan for Syria - BBC News


Demirtas: PKK withdrew from its separatist agenda 20 years ago, it is Erdogan’s fault that the PKK did not lay down their arms - Rudaw


Turkey prosecutors open probe into Kurdish leader Demirtas - France 24


Summary of proceedings prepared for Demirtas' immunity to be lifted - Todays Zaman


Erdoğan hits out at the Kurds, says their representatives have links to terrorist groups and the peace process is impossible – POLITICO


VIDEO: Erdogan responds to accusations by the head of a pro-Kurdish party - YouTube


New wave of attacks in southeastern Turkey blamed on the PKK with at least 11 police and army members killed since last week - AFP


PM’s office: 1,302 detained in 39 provinces in terror raids across Turkey targeting ISIL, the PKK and illegal extreme leftist groups - Todays Zaman


CPJ calls on Turkey to restore access to banned websites - Todays Zaman


Turkey onslaught on Kurds fuels anger - Yahoo News


VIDEO: Turkey’s Kurds condemn renewed fighting with PKK - France 24


In Iraq bastions, PKK braces for new war with Turkey - Yahoo News UK


Turkish Lira Declines as Soldier Deaths Spur Security Risk - Bloomberg Business


German defense minister cautions Turkey about attacks on PKK - Todays Zaman


Germany Wants to Withdraw Patriot Missiles From Turkey due to attacks carried out by the government forces against the Kurds - Sputnik International


Iraqi PM: Turkish Airstrikes on Kurds 'Dangerous Escalation and Violation of Sovereignty' - Breitbart


Turkey urged by Nato to show restraint as Erdogan says Kurdish peace process 'impossible' - Telegraph


UN calls on Turkey and PKK to find peaceful solution - Rudaw


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Focus: Hillary Clinton - July 29, 2015

 

Hillary Clinton dodges Keystone pipeline question - POLITICO


VIDEO: Hillary Clinton refuses to take a position on Keystone XL pipeline - The Guardian


VIDEO: Clinton Dodges Twice More On Keystone - YouTube


Fact sheet: Hillary Clinton's Vision for Renewable Power - hillaryclinton.com


VIDEO: The Clinton plan: Taking on the global threat of climate change, Building an economy for tomorrow - Hillary for America


CHART: One Simple Chart Explains The Climate Plans Of Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley - ThinkProgress


Bernie Sanders attacks Clinton: It is hard for me to understand how one can be concerned about climate change but not vigorously oppose the Keystone pipeline - POLITICO


VIDEO: Bernie Sanders on climate change - YouTube


How does Hillary's climate change plan compare to Martin O'Malley's? - Yahoo News


A Jobs Agenda for our Renewable Energy Future - Martin O'Malley for President


The holes in Hillary Clinton's climate plan, She has avoided taking stands on Keystone XL, fracking, oil exports and Arctic offshore drilling - POLITICO


Hillary Clinton's Climate-Change Plan Is Anything But Comprehensive - The New Republic


Hillary Clinton's clean energy challenge doesn't match up with climate - slate.com


Hillary Clinton has a renewable energy plan, but she still needs one for fossil fuels - Grist


Hillary Clinton’s platform on climate and energy made headlines, but it did not break much new ground - InsideClimate News


Yet another study finds that reducing carbon emissions saves Americans money - Vox


Clinton's 'clean energy' agenda would benefit her corporate allies - Washington Examiner


Clinton Solar Plan Winners Include Supporters’ Clients, Employers - Washington Free Beacon


Hillary Clinton boards private jet hours after global-warming push (VIDEO) - Daily Mail Online


Hillary Clinton campaign pledges to go 'carbon neutral,' after private jet video - Daily Mail Online

 

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House speaker: Hillary Clinton should "come clean" and hand over private email server - Reuters


The Missing Hillary Emails No One Can Explain - The Daily Beast


Intel Community Warns: Posting Hillary's Supposedly Harmless Email Could Jeopardize National Security - Breitbart


Did Hillary doomed Stevens with ‘classified’ emails? Inspectors-general query points to info on ambassador's movements in Benghazi - WND


The Clinton Emails: Will DOJ Conduct a Real Investigation? - dailysignal.com


Donald Trump: Hillary Clinton's private email use was 'criminal’ - The Guardian


Attorney seeks oral arguments on case bringing RICO claims against Clinton Foundation - WND


Bill and Hillary Clinton's charities got £50million of British taxpayer-funded foreign aid cash - Daily Mail Online


Clinton adviser Huma Abedin earned $69,263 for the first quarter of the campaign - OmniTalk


Hillary Clinton’s $600 haircut puts Bergdorf on lockdown - Page Six


Martin O'Malley Faults Hillary Clinton for 'Closeness' to Wall Street - The New York Times


Liberal Organization Democracy for America Slams Clinton Econ. Speech - The Daily Caller


Tell Hillary Clinton to join Elizabeth Warren and Tammy Baldwin in standing up against the Wall Street revolving door - Democracy For America


Hillary Clinton aides' Wall Street links raise economic policy doubts - The Guardian


POLL: Trump leads GOP field in NBC poll; Sanders gains on Clinton - StarTribune.com


POLL: The 2016 unpopularity contest, presidential candidates are unpopular in New Hampshire and Iowa, The one exception? Bernie Sanders - NBC News


POLL: Why Hillary Clinton’s numbers are down in the states that matter - The Washington Post


POLL: 95 Percent of Registered Voters Deem It Important That Next President Be Honest, Trustworthy - Washington Free Beacon


Barack Obama: I think if I ran I could win a third term, but I can't under our constitution - Daily Mail Online


Obama: I'd win a third term, but I can't under our constitution - YouTube


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Turkey News - July 27, 2015


Turkish Jets Hit Kurdish Militant Camps Again, Security Sources Say - huffingtonpost.com


Kurdish Separatists End Cease-Fire After Turkish Airstrikes - VOA


Merkel urges Turkey to continue Kurdish peace process despite violence - DW.COM


EU’s Mogherini urges Turkey to keep Kurdish peace process alive - BasNews


Here's what the US has to say about Turkey and the PKK - Al Bawaba


NATO: North Atlantic Council to meet at Turkey's request - US News


Iraq’s Kurdistan slams Turkish airstrikes on PKK - Al Arabiya News


In a phone call to Turkish Prime Minister Davutoğlu Barzani urges Turkey to Stop Attacks on PKK - BasNews


Barzani's statement on Turkish airstrikes contradicts Davutoğlu's remarks - hurriyetdailynews.com


The Kurdistan Parliament condemns the Turkish air campaign targeting bases of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) inside Iraqi territory - NRT English


HDP slams operations targeting the Kurdistan Workers’ Party: AKP is setting Turkey on fire - Kurdpress News Aganecy


Erdogan’s shift on Islamic State linked to Kurdish gains in Syria, implementing a safe-zone project controlled by Turkey-supported Syrian opposition forces - Al-Monitor


Le Monde publishes indictment claiming MİT involved in Paris murder of 3 PKK women - todayszaman.com


Turkey Uses ISIS as Excuse to Attack Kurds - gatestoneinstitute.org


Report: Seized USB drives reveal Turkey’s links to ISIL - todayszaman.com


Report: Turkish President Erdogan's daughter heads ‘covert' medical facility for treating injured Isis fighters, These claims however could not be independently verified - IBTimes


ARCHIVE: Research Paper: ISIS-Turkey List - huffingtonpost.com

 

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Turkey policeman killed during clashes with protesters in Istanbul district of Gazi - Yahoo News


VIDEO: Turkey: Clashes erupt as activists protest Turkish airstrikes, dozens arrested - YouTube


Turkey bans 'peace march' on security concerns - hurriyetdailynews.com


Turkish police break up anti-IS march in Ankara - theSundaily


Protesters, police clash in eastern Turkey - The Journal of Turkish Weekly

 

Hundreds detained in operations across Turkey and North Kurdistan - ANF


Turkey blocks Kurdish websites as Twitter and Facebook slows down - hurriyetdailynews.com


People march from Ranya to Kandil to protest Turkish airstrikes - ANF


PHOTOS: Kurds are marching to Qandil to prevent Turkish attacks on PKK - International Brigades of Rojava


VIDEO: Hundreds of French Kurds stage demonstration in Paris against the attack by ISIL that killed 32 people, but also against the government’s bombing of PKK - euronews


Politicians, protesters in Germany condemn Turkey attacks on PKK - rudaw.net


Kurds and others protest against Turkey in Washington - rudaw.net


Jailed prosecutor says complacency towards Salafists made Suruç bombing possible - todayszaman.com

 

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ISIS on retreat as Syrian Kurdish forces make more territorial gains in - rudaw.net


Syrian army, Kurds advance against IS in Hasakeh - Yahoo News


Syrian Kurds: Turkish army tanks shelled our positions - International Brigades of Rojava


PYD Leader Muslim: Iraqi Kurdistan is Our Main Provider of Weapons - BasNews


KRG Releases Details of Weapons Sent to YPG in Rojava - BasNews


Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq - Defense.gov


Syrian President Bashar Assad makes rare speech, vows to crush enemies - CBS News


VIDEO (English):  Assad's Damascus speech (Full) - Al Bawaba


Syria's Assad announces amnesty for draft dodgers -Syrian TV - Yahoo News

 

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Focus: Hillary Clinton - July 25, 2015

 

Federal investigators discover classified information in Clinton emails, say those secrets should never have been on Hillary server - New York Times


GOP Lawmakers renew calls for probe of Clinton's private server - Washington Examiner


Statement by Chairman Gowdy on Reports of Classified Information in Secretary Clinton’s Emails - Select Committee on Benghazi


Hillary Clinton: The New York Times Report of Email Probe Has 'a Lot of Inaccuracies’ (VIDEO) - NBC News


Cummings Responds to Inaccurate Leaks to New York Times on Clinton Emails - Select Committee on Benghazi, Democrats


Text of the State Department and Intelligence Community inspectors general’s memos on Clinton emails - documentcloud.org


Inspectors General's joint statement explaining that the referral was not criminal in nature, “it was a security referral made for counterintelligence purposes” - Mediaite


Text of the Intelligence Community Inspector General's letter to congressional committee leaders on Clinton emails - images.politico.com


VIDEO (at minute 3:00): Press Briefing of State Department spokesman Mark Toner who says they did not believe that Clinton sent classified information through her personal email - YouTube


Judge: State Department Will “Answer For” Any Destruction of Clinton Emails - judicialwatch.org


State Department Hid Clinton Aide’s Special Job Status, Grassley Charges - The American Spectator

 

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POLL: Sanders Surges While Clinton Sags in U.S. Favorability, Hillary is at its Lowest Level Since 2007 - gallup.com


Dem fears over Clinton’s strength grow after new Quinnipiac poll - TheHill


POLL: Clinton In Trouble In Colorado, Iowa, Virginia, Quinnipiac University Swing State Poll Finds - Quinnipiac University


Hillary Clinton focuses on economy amid email controversy - CNNPolitics.com


VIDEO (Full): Hillary Clinton Remarks on the Economy - C-SPAN.org


Hillary Clinton Isn’t Going As Far As Her Democratic Rivals on Minimum Wage - ABC News


Wall Street Is Putting Money Behind These Presidential Candidates: Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio - huffingtonpost.com


Hillary Clinton's Biggest Campaign Bundlers Are Fossil Fuel Lobbyists - huffingtonpost.com


Lobbyists for Monsanto, ExxonMobil Raise Money for Hillary Clinton - Bloomberg Politics


Does Hillary Clinton have a small donor problem? - theweek.com


Top Hillary Clinton Fundraisers Also Big Donors to Foundation - WSJ


Most Hillary bundlers also gave to Clinton Foundation - Washington Examiner


Clinton Foundation Tax Records Raise Questions About How Funds Are Used, Salaries of Executives Total $30 million in 2013, $8M in Travel Costs - Radar Online


Bill Clinton’s Limo Service to Hermès Cost Taxpayers $8,852 - Washington Free Beacon


Bill Clinton's half brother Roger was paid $100k to influence the president - Daily Mail Online


Arms dealer: Obama DOJ prosecuting me to protect Hillary, Claims administration covering up 2011 scheme to arm Libyan ‘rebels’ - WND

 

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Greece News - July 23, 2015

 

Greece PM Tsipras Wins Parliamentary Backing For EU Bailout Reforms - ekathimerini.com


ECB provides $980 million cash Injection to Greek banks ahead of the key vote in parliament on judicial and banking reforms - VOA


Moscovici says Greece, creditors seek to finalise bailout deal by mid-August - AFP


Greek companies forced out of business because of restrictions on foreign transfers even after banks reopened: Chamber of Commerce - Independent


Thousands protest as Greece votes on bailout bill - Yahoo News


VIDEO: Greece: Protesters throw Molotov cocktails at riot police in front of parliament - YouTube


VIDEO: Athens anti bailout deal protesters set TV van on fire - YouTube


Standard & Poor's upgrades Greece's credit rating to 'CCC+' as fears of collapse dissipate - Associated Press


Eurostat: Greek govt debt decreased compared to the first quarter of 2014, dropping by 5.5% - GreekReporter.com


It's Not Just Greece: Total European Debt Hits New All Time High - Zero Hedge


Government debt rose to 92.9% of GDP in euro area, First quarter of 2015 compared with fourth quarter of 2014 - EUROSTAT


Can Greece Get A Handle On Its Notorious Tax System? - NPR


German media eyes Greek public assets sell-off in privatization push - protothemanews.com


Greece's EU Migrant Crisis: Thousands Of Refugees Flock To Islands As Greece Sinks Under Debt - ibtimes.com


Greek PM Tsipras Allegedly Asked Russia for $10 Bln to Print Drachmas - GreekReporter.com


Drachma? Never heard of that: Tsipras never addressed Russia with a request to provide Greece with financial assistance in order to print its own currency, Kremlin spokesman - Cihan Economy News


Greece is more useful to Russia inside the EU than out - blogs.ft.com

 

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German coalition in turmoil over Schäuble, Vice Chancellor Gabriel accuses the finance minister of being unreasonable over Greece - EurActiv


Awkward Alliance Running Germany Exposed by Greek Crisis - Bloomberg Business


The Man Behind the Iron Chancellor - Foreign Policy


Pierre Moscovici pushes Angela Merkel on debt relief for Greece - Irish Examiner


There is little legal basis for Wolfgang Schäuble’s claim that debt restructuring is incompatible with euro membership - EUROPP


Bernanke seeks long term Greek solutions, says Germany succeeding in a monetary union at the expense of others - valuewalk.com


Bernanke blog post: Greece and Europe, Is Europe holding up its end of the bargain? - Brookings Institution


New IMF chief economist Maurice Obstfeld is a euro visionary - Bloomberg


IMF Brings in New Enforcer Delia Velculescu to Deal With Greece - EconomicPolicyJournal.com


Sachs blog post: Germany, Greece, And The Future Of Europe - socialeurope.eu


Krugman blog post: Europe’s impossible dream: the euro has turned into a Roach Motel, a trap that’s hard to escape - The New York Times


This is what economists, like Krugman, don’t understand about the euro crisis – or the U.S. dollar - The Washington Post


EU launches € 315bn investment fund to boost Europe’s economy - RT Business


Press release: Investment Plan for Europe: European Fund for Strategic Investments ready for take-off in autumn - European Commission


VIDEO: 'Juncker’s plan' to boost EU investment - euronews


8 Projects of 6 EU Countries among First Batch to Get Funding under ‘Juncker Plan’ - Novinite.com


Europe’s Economy Could Grow 1.7% in 2016 - Barron’s


Why 2016 may be Europe's best year in decade - cnbc.com


French business confidence hits four-year high - The Guardian


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Greece News - July 21, 2015


Greece Adjusts to New Normal as Banks Reopen - US News


3 week bank shutdown cost Greek economy €3 billion: report - The Property Gazette


New Data Show How Bad Things Were for Greek Banks the Week Capital Controls Were Introduced - Bloomberg Business


Greece repays crucial €4.2bn to ECB and €2bn to IMF - Reuters


Greece does about-face, pledges privatization push - AP


Greece becomes more expensive after VAT hikes, Low VAT rates remain in medicine, theater tickets and books - GreekReporter.com


Greek VAT rises: what they pay compared to other European countries - World First Blog


Greece’s Tsipras Shakes Up Cabinet in Bid to Rebuild Government - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide


VIDEO: New Greek ministers sworn in after Tsipras reshuffle - YouTube


Merkel opens the door to cutting Greek debt burden by extending maturities and reducing interest rates, but not writedowns - Bloomberg


French President Francois Hollande calls for creation of eurozone government after Greece crisis - Reuters


IMF names advocate of eurozone integration as chief economist - FT.com


Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss Kahn addressing “German friends” on Greece - fr.slideshare.net

 

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Goldman Sachs Facing Heat As Greek Crisis Mounts - valuewalk.com


How Goldman Sachs profited from the Greek debt crisis - CSMonitor.com


Did Wall Street Enable Greek Debt Crisis? - Al Jazeera America


Goldman Sachs could be sued for helping hide debts when Greece joined euro - The Independent


Greek debt crisis: Meet the Goldman Sachs banker Antigone Loudiadis who got rich getting Greece into the euro - The Independent


Goldman Sachs' Lloyd Blankfein has become a billionaire - Crain's New York Business


UK Treasury minister was managing director at Goldman Sachs which ‘cooked the books’ for Greek government - Political Scrapbook


Plenty Deserve Blame for Greece’s Woes, but Maybe Not Goldman Sachs - The New York Times


ARCHIVE: Goldman Secret Greece Loan Shows Two Sinners as Client Unravels (2012) - Bloomberg Business


VIDEO ARCHIVE: Goldman Sachs, Eurostat, and cooked Greek books - BBC


EuroZone Profiteers: How German and French Banks Helped Bankrupt Greece - Common Dreams


A Greek default would have massive repercussions for Deutsche Bank and by implication the entire European banking system - Irish Examiner


Greece’s 2010 assistance program was largely a bailout of European banks, initiated to prevent a wider banking crisis - interfluidity


ARCHIVE: It is not the people of Greece who have benefitted from bailout loans, but the European and Greek banks which recklessly lent money to the Greek State (Jan, 2015) - jubileedebt.org.uk


ARCHIVE: Greek Bail-Out: 77% went into the Financial Sector (2013) - Attac Österreich

 

ARCHIVE: The Greek Debt Restructuring: An Autopsy (2013) - scholarship.law.duke.edu


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