Today's Takeaways: Homegrown Terrorism, The Glass Ceiling in Tech, and the Highlights of the Summer of 2014

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Friday, August 29, 2014

What was your favorite part of the summer of 2014? (Surkov Vladimir/Shutterstock)

1. Putin to Ukraine: You Are The New Nazis | 2. Examining The Inner Workings of ISIS | 3. Into The Heart of the Jihadist Ideology | 4. Breaking the Glass Ceiling in Tech | 5. Why the Summer of 2014 Was Great

Putin to Ukraine: You Are The New Nazis

Earlier today, Russian President Vladimir Putin issued some harsh words, saying that Ukrainian leaders are behaving like Nazis.

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Examining The Inner Workings of ISIS

Newly seized documents reveal the organizational structure of ISIS—where its leaders come from, and how they became involved with the insurgent group. 

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Into The Heart of the Jihadist Ideology

How, really, is a homegrown terrorist born? Today The Takeaway explores how the grassroots mentality of ISIS is creating pockets of homegrown terrorists around the world.

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Ebola Virus Could Spread to 20,000

The Ebola virus has spread to yet another country in Africa. And now officials at the World Health Organization say that the virus could afflict more than 20,000 people.

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Breaking the Glass Ceiling in Tech

Tech is one the fastest growing sectors of the American economy, but women continue to only represent a small portion of the workforce.  

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Why the Summer of 2014 Was Great

Three supermoons. A girl dominated the Little League World Series. It wasn't hot and gross. As the summer sun sets this Labor Day Weekend, let's remember how good we've had it. 

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