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    The State Department has ordered ultra-libertarian group Defense Distributed to remove the files that provide instructions for building a 3D printed gun, until it has examined them for legality, says a report from BetaBeat. A red banner appeared atop the group’s website Thursday noting that the US government now controls the files. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • 3-D-printed gun fires real bullets
    A Texas group run by a self-described anarchist has posted what appears to be the first video of the live firing of a handgun created with a 3-D printer. The 53-second video shows a single shot being fired from The Liberator, a plastic handgun that, with the exception of its metal firing pin, was assembled from parts made with a 3-D printer, according to Defense Distributed. More
  • Investors cheer Italy after president elected
    Hopes of an end to two months of political deadlock in Italy drove its financial markets higher on Monday after the re-election of 87-year-old Giorgio Napolitano suggested parties may be nearer a deal to form a government. More
  • Gun bill’s failure may help immigration legislation
    Here’s an odd political reality: The collapse of the gun bill in the Senate last week may well make the passage of immigration reform legislation slightly easier. “I think the continued intensity of the dysfunction of Congress on this [gun] vote will help immigration,” Democratic pollster John Anzalone said. More
  • Climate fight lays bare a divide between rural, urban Oregon
    Eleven Republican senators were in the seventh day of a walkout Wednesday to deny the supermajority Democrats the number of lawmakers needed to ... could put Oregon back in the crosshairs of an ...
    06/26/2019 - 9:09 am | View Link
  • Afghanistan’s war killed a record number of civilians in 2018
    That’s more than 10 times the number of people killed in the 9/11 attacks. The bulk of the deaths were a result of anti-government suicide bombings that included the deliberately targeted civilians. ...
    02/24/2019 - 8:35 am | View Link
  • The Year Of ‘Enormous Rage’: Number Of Hate Groups Rose By 14 Percent In 2015
    The number of such groups spiked 14 percent in 2015 ... Hate groups aside, the SPLC also documented a 14 percent swell in anti-government "patriot" groups — militias and others motivated by conspiracy ...
    02/16/2016 - 12:33 pm | View Link
  • Afghanistan had record number of civilian casualties last year
    Battles between insurgents and Afghan government forces or their affiliated militias produced ... to note that the number of unattributed casualties, including civilians caught in the middle of ...
    02/14/2016 - 9:24 am | View Link
  • Civilian Casualties at Record High in Afghanistan
    Of the civilian casualties in the first six months of 2015, 70 percent were caused by anti-government elements and 16 percent ... in the report, to an increased number of ground engagements conducted ...
    08/5/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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