Israel killed 2,314 Palestinians in 2014, according to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. That’s more than any year since 1967. The post Number Of Palestinian Civilians Killed By Israelis Reaches Nearly 50-Year High appeared first on ThinkProgress.
“The positive of it is at least you’re seeing what the police is storing, but the other side is the sensitivity of the information heightens the security risk.” The post The Risks Of Police Collecting License Plate Numbers appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The Republican chairman of a House of Representatives committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said on Friday that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had failed to respond to the panel's subpoena for documents in the case. Representative Trey Gowdy said Clinton had not provided a single new document and her lawyer told the committee a se […]
The Arkansas Senate overwhelmingly approved on Friday a Republican-backed bill whose authors say is intended to protect religious freedoms but critics contend could allow businesses to refuse service to gay people. The bill advancing in the Republican-led Arkansas legislature says "governments should not substantially burden the free exercise of religio […]
By Susan Heavey and Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid said on Friday he will retire next year and threw his weight behind New York Senator Chuck Schumer to replace him as leader after he leaves office. Reid will stay in his post for another 22 months but his announcement positions Schumer, a New Yorker and Wall St […]
Secretary of State John Kerry has requested a review of all efforts underway to improve records management within the State Department, according to a letter he sent to the department's inspector general.