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'Outraged' Congress may intervene as National Guardsmen ordered to pay back bonuses
Almost 10,000 California National Guard troops have been ordered to repay their recruitment bonuses after an investigation discovered that many of them were ineligible, despite being told otherwise. Lawmakers are trying to block the "disgraceful and insulting" move.


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RT America -- October 24, 2016
Suppressing reporting: Filmmaker facing 45 yrs in prison for filming Dakota pipeline protest speaks to RTFilmmaker Deia Schlosberg was filming activists tampering with a pipeline bringing oil from Canada to the United States when she was arrested...
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ISIS attacks Kirkuk as battle for Mosul continues As the Iraqi army and Kurdish Peshmerga fighters advance on the ISIS-controlled city of Mosul, there are now reports that ISIS is launching attacks in the city of Kirkuk (located between Baghdad and...
RT America -- October 20, 2016
Most informative Clinton-Trump debate Donald Trump needed a strong debate performance to get closer to get closer to Hillary Clinton in the polls. With reaction to Clinton’s performance, Ed Schultz, host of “News with Ed,”...

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The US and EU are threatening Russia with sanctions over Syrian civilian deaths, which is: