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Star-Spangled Trivia

Let’s face it America has it all: baseball, apple pie, and Mom! But how much do you really know about our great country? Try this road trip-ready quiz!!
In the Media by Eliana Robinson

The War on Drugs in the U.S. and neighboring countries

The "War on Drugs" is not just a personal story for people in the United States. It is also altered and contributed to by those in neighboring countries. We are going to explore why and how that happens right now.
In the Media by Walter McDaniel - 2 comments

Mexican drug cartels stay ahead of patrols with spy gear

Mexican cartel lookouts are using both mundane and some advanced technology to tip off their partners. The complicated U.S. border situation has just gotten a bit more complicated.
In the Media by Walter McDaniel

Op-Ed: Should Obama have swapped a soldier for Taliban detainees?

No Man Left Behind — this policy is as old as America herself. Regardless the country or the outcome, we have routinely swapped captured enemy fighters in order to return our soldiers to American soil.
In the Media by Eliana Robinson

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine to play 'The Star-Spangled Banner'

Dave Mustaine, the front-man of the iconic rock band Megadeth, will be featured in the new movie "America," where he will be playing "The Star-Spangled Banner."
In the Media by Markos Papadatos

Typical heroin user in America who has sought treatment is a white woman in the suburbs

Fifty years ago researchers reported that the average first-time heroin user is a 16-year-old of color, but now a study says that a typical user who has sought treatment is more likely a 23-year-old white woman from the suburbs.
In the Media by Owen Weldon - 3 comments

First U.S. case of deadly MERS virus confirmed - CDC

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is working to educate and not alarm the public amid the first confirmed case of MERS in the United States.
In the Media by Eliana Robinson - 2 comments

Netflix plans price hike for its subscriptions

Netflix surprised customers today with their the announcement of their decision to increase monthly plans by $1 to $2 in their shareholder newsletter.
In the Media by Eliana Robinson

Op-Ed: Putin banned from 'Mighty Taco'

Buffalo - Serious actions have been taken against Russian President Vladimir Putin. No one truly knows what prompted this response.
In the Media by Eliana Robinson - 6 comments

Obama urges Putin to back down in Ukraine

Global leaders are continuing to raise concerns about Russia's recent actions in Ukraine. As of now there are enough troops on the Ukrainian border to seize the country within twelve hours.
In the Media by Eliana Robinson - 1 comment

Op-Ed: Can U.S. really claim the moral high ground on Ukraine?

American leaders have condemned Russia's stationing of troops in Crimea in the Ukraine. Can the U.S. really claim the moral high ground in saying Russia has no right to be in Crimea?
In the Media by Steven Z.K. Nickels - 14 comments

Bank of America suspends senior FX trader in London: source

The worldwide investigation into allegations of manipulation in the global currency market took another twist on Thursday, as Bank of America suspended a senior trader in London, a source familiar with ...
In the Media by Jamie McGeever (Reuters)

Op-Ed: America's Broken Politics

New York - America’s two party system is broken, has been for some time, and continues without interruption to show ever more clearly that this is so.
In the Media by Frank Kaufmann - 3 comments

American fuel distributor shows $380 billion leaving U.S. economy

AMERIgreen fuel provider released an infographic that shows $380 billion leaving the U.S. economy in 2012 because of foreign fuel consumption.
In the Media by Megan Morreale

U.S. exports global warming

While America talks of a greener and cleaner future, exports of dirty fuel into other countries are flooding the markets with cheap, high carbon fuels.
In the Media by Megan Morreale

New study: Chinese pollution making landfall on the West Coast

China's air quality problem may have repercussions outside of Asia. A new study suggests that Chinese pollution is affecting America's West Coast.
In the Media by Tucker Cummings - 1 comment

Op-Ed: America in 2014

New York - Nations, like people, are full of flaws and inadequacies. On the bright side though, we believe that we can improve if we try. Nations are also like people when it comes to the habit of mind that thinks "things were better back when."
In the Media by Frank Kaufmann - 5 comments

Op-Ed: The Re-History of the Muslim Brotherhood - Part 1

Recently, the Muslim Brotherhood has made news with their actions in Egypt. However, this is only another attempt in a long line of attempts to conquer.
In the Media by Christopher Wager - 3 comments

Interview with Judy Collins: Grammy-winning American musician Special

Singer-songwriter Judy Collins is an American treasure. She has been an integral part of the American music scene for the past 54 years.
Digital Journal Report by Markos Papadatos - 1 comment

Op-Ed: The impact of gun violence in America

Today, gun violence has become more prevalent and sadly the norm. Seeking an end to the problem will take long-term solutions, which include understanding why a rift exists on an issue that will not end quite so swiftly.
In the Media by Syra Sharif - 19 comments

Do you know how wealth is distributed in America?

Infographics on the wealth and inequality in the U.S. revealing the striking difference between what people think is the reality of wealth distribution and the real economic picture has already received over 10 million hits on YouTube.
In the Media by Lesley Lanir - 2 comments

Op-Ed: Is America really a great and moral nation?

Every single day the American people are saddled with propaganda stating that we are the greatest country on Earth. We are encouraged to be proud of our nation. We are told to waive our rights as we wave the flag for which our fathers fought and died.
In the Media by Justin King - 23 comments

Op-Ed: The government shutdown and American leadership

Washington - How a lack of leadership hurt the American People - When did being a Representative become a license to penalize America's citizens for the representative's own incompetence?
In the Media by Donald Quinn - 1 comment

Op-Ed: American operations will lead to further destabilisation

U.S. special forces carried out 2 separate operations last week, one targeting a high ranking leader belonging to al-Shabab, and the other that targeted an Al-Qaeda member suspected of being involved in the 98 U.S. embassy bombings in Nairobi Kenya.
In the Media by Sami Zaatari - 1 comment

Op-Ed: America's child President

In a time when America needs her president, Obama once again pits his federal government against the American people punishing them for government actions.
In the Media by Christopher Wager - 6 comments

Syrian deputy foreign minister threatens American interests

Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Meqdad has warned that any American attack on Syria would have repercussions across the rest of the Middle East, as well as against American interests in the region.
In the Media by Sami Zaatari

Turkey's mixed views of an American strike on Syria Special

Istanbul - As the world waits to see if America will attack Syria because of its use of chemical weapons, people in nearby Turkey express mixed views.
Digital Journal Report by Lonna Lisa Williams - 5 comments

Op-Ed: American and Russian involvement in Syria reflects Cold War era

Russia and America take sides in the Syrian civil war. Moscow remains committed to providing the Assad regime the S-300 air defense missile systems, while Washington remains committed to arming the Syrian rebels. Will Russia win the new Cold War?
In the Media by Eliot Elwar - 1 comment

America is the George Zimmerman of the world: Cornel West

Well known intellectual, Cornel West, likened the United States of America to George Zimmerman, during an interview with CNN.
In the Media by Sami Zaatari - 1 comment

Op-Ed: The U.S. and E.U. pressures Israel into accepting new borders

The E.U. redraws Israel Borders to 1949 Lines. Netanyahu try to talk E.U. down from new border rules. And Kerry says gaps narrowing between Israel and Palestinians. Analysts believe border talks will lead to wider rift between the E.U., U.S., and Israel.
In the Media by Eliot Elwar - 2 comments
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Chicago: Millennium Park.
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Chicago: Millennium Park.
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Looking at Ford Field the night of Super Bowl XL on Feburary 3  2006 in Detroit.
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Looking at Ford Field the night of Super Bowl XL on Feburary 3, 2006 in Detroit.
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This is how Andrew Forsthoefel set up camp during his walk across America
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This is how Andrew Forsthoefel set up camp during his walk across America
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Members of Move America Forward at a rally held in Berkeley Ca.
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Members of Move America Forward at a rally held in Berkeley Ca.
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The United Countries of Baseball
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The United Countries of Baseball
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Renaissance Center People Mover station in Detroit.
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Renaissance Center People Mover station in Detroit.
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President Vladimir Putin
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President Vladimir Putin
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Truckers Ride For The Constitution
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Truckers Ride For The Constitution
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President Barack Obama greets children upon arrival in Seattle  Wash.
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President Barack Obama greets children upon arrival in Seattle, Wash.
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The FBI Hostage Rescue Team  created in 1983  trains at Quantico. The team has been involved in many...
Federal Bureau of Investigation
The FBI Hostage Rescue Team, created in 1983, trains at Quantico. The team has been involved in many high-profile cases and deployed on more than 200 missions in the U.S. and abroad.
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An Federal Bureau of Investigation Enhanced Special Weapons And Tactics team moves in to surround a ...
Federal Bureau of Investigation
An Federal Bureau of Investigation Enhanced Special Weapons And Tactics team moves in to surround a C-130 during an exercise Keesler Air Force Base. The FBI's Enhanced SWAT teams are not as highly trained or equipped to take on the missions that are often assigned to the Hostage Rescue Team but they have more advanced training and equipement than the regular FBI SWAT teams.
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Criticizing the U.S. government for its recent overtures toward negotiation with Iran  Wiesel offere...
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Criticizing the U.S. government for its recent overtures toward negotiation with Iran, Wiesel offered a firm stance. "I think America should adopt a very harsh line, a more truthful line, and say to Iran that you cannot continue like that -not with our consent. You can't."
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Documentary on Rolling Thunder and the Run for the Wall on Memorial Weekend.
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Documentary on Rolling Thunder and the Run for the Wall on Memorial Weekend.
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On St. Patrick s Day many people in both countries celebrate their shared heritage.
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On St. Patrick's Day many people in both countries celebrate their shared heritage.
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The Historic District along Broadway Avenue in Detroit  Michigan.
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The Historic District along Broadway Avenue in Detroit, Michigan.
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The Federal Bureau of Investigation s Hostage Rescue Team conducting training via helicopter. The FB...
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Hostage Rescue Team conducting training via helicopter. The FBI's Hostage Rescue Team is a law enforcement-based counter-terrorism team in the United States.
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A Picture of FBI SWAT officers.
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A Picture of FBI SWAT officers.
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the dumbing down of America
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the dumbing down of America
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Lahore  Pakistan
Lahore, Pakistan
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