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Wednesday, August 14, 2013

The scene at Rabaa's frontline. (Mosa'ab Elshamy/Twitter)

Violence Escalates in Egypt With Pro-Morsi "Massacre" | The Story Behind Snowden's Leaks | The London Whale Walks Free | Taxi-Hailing Apps Thrive Across the U.S. & Meet Unique Need in NYC | Israeli-Palestinian Negotiating Table: Is There Really a Chance for Peace? | A New Kind of Organized Labor | The Changing Role of Technology on Courtship & Weddings

Violence Escalates in Egypt With Pro-Morsi "Massacre"

Egyptian military forces cleared out two pro-Morsi camps in Cairo over night and there are reports of armored vehicles, bulldozers and tear gas being used by government forces against...

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The Story Behind Snowden's Leaks

Documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras, along with columnist Glenn Greenwald, helped Edward Snowden expose the NSA. Peter Maass, an investigative reporter, recently conducted an intervie...

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The London Whale Walks Free

Former JPMorgan Chase & Co. trader Bruno Iksil tallied more than $6.2 billion in losses last year in one of the company's most questionable and disastrous years of trading. But Iksil ...

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Taxi-Hailing Apps Thrive Across the U.S. & Meet Unique Need in NYC

Most city dwellers are familiar with the vain attempts to flag down a cab when it’s raining or freezing or both. But new taxi-hailing smartphone apps are revolutionizing the relevancy...

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Israeli-Palestinian Negotiating Table: Is There Really a Chance for Peace?

This week, Israeli officials also announced plans to build more than 1,000 housing units in East Jerusalem and the West Bank. This decision has enraged Palestinian leaders and lead so...

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A New Kind of Organized Labor

Unions these days no longer have the man power, or political clout, they once did. But a new form of labor organization is making a difference in addressing the needs of workers—espec...

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Technology's Changing Role Within Courtship & Weddings

Sometimes in our digital age, it can feel like very few big moments in life are left unrecorded, whether by email, text or tweet. But how does all of this new technology fit into even...

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