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Chelsea Manning Freed From Military Prison

Chelsea Manning was freed from the walls of Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas this morning. Manning will remain enlisted in the military because she filed an appeal after her trial. Chelsea Manning: Wikileaks source freed from

Did Trump Share Classified Info With Russia?

President Trump defended conversations he had with Russian officials following a report claiming he discussed classified information in those talks. The President went on to state he shared “facts” about terrorism and had “the absolute right to

Cyber-Attack Ransomware Hits Globally

Microsoft on Sunday said a software vulnerability stolen from the U.S. National Security Agency has affected customers around the world, as the spread of the WannaCry/WannaCrypt ransomware has hit most every country. Microsoft warns ransomware cyber-attack is

Oldest WWII Vet Turns 111

Talk about a happy birthday! Richard Overton the nation’s oldest living World War II veteran, turned 111 years old on Thursday. He’s lived in the same home for 72 years, My Statesman reports, and the GoFundMe was

Betsy DeVos Booed At College Commencement

Graduating students at Bethune-Cookman University booed turned their backs towards US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos during her speech at their commencement ceremony on May 10. Grads: Betsy DeVos can’t relate to black colleges Via rss.cnn.com 05/10/2017 3:09

Tunnel Collapses at Hanford Nuclear Reservation

An emergency was declared at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, a nuclear storage facility in Washington state. Part of a tunnel used to transport radioactive waste collapsed. No radiation was released, but Washington’s governor called the incident serious.

Trump Fires FBI Chief James Comey

FBI director James Comey has been fired by Donald Trump, who said in a letter that he was being “terminated and removed” because he was “not able to effectively lead the bureau”. FBI chief James Comey fired