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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – Many Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits of the heralded drone revolution will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety, although a majority approve of using small, unmanned aircraft for dangerous jobs or in remote areas. An Associated Press-GfK poll finds that by a 2-1 margin those who had an […]

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EPA expected to treat coal waste like garbage

EPA expected to treat coal waste like garbage

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – Environmentalists and industry experts expect the first federal standards for waste generated from coal burned for electricity to treat the ash more like household garbage than a hazardous material. The EPA is expected to issue a rule today, ending a six-year effort that began after a massive spill at a Tennessee power […]

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US not fully prepared for nuclear terrorist attack

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – A congressional audit says the federal government isn’t fully prepared to handle a nuclear terrorist attack or large-scale natural catastrophe. It finds that the government lacks effective coordination and in some cases is years away from ensuring adequate emergency shelter and medical treatment. The report by the Government Accountability Office was obtained […]

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Obama closing 2014 with year-end news conference

Obama closing 2014 with year-end news conference

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama will end his year in Washington with a news conference at which he’ll face questions on Cuba, the Sony hacking and how he will work with the Republican Congress. Obama’s dismal year is ending on an upbeat note. He’s unveiled a flurry of executive actions on immigration, climate change […]

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Hack attack spurs call for more NKorea sanctions

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – The chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee says he has no doubt that North Korea was involved in the hacking attack against Sony Pictures and the threat against movie theaters. Republican Congressman Ed Royce of California is calling for tougher U.S. sanctions to cut Pyongyang’s access to hard currency, by excluding […]

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No release of ‘The Interview’ planned

No release of ‘The Interview’ planned

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK (AP) – Sony Pictures says it’s canceled the Christmas Day release of the comedy movie “The Interview,” and says it has “no further release plans for the film.” In the movie, James Franco and Seth Rogen play journalists becoming involved in a CIA plot to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. North […]

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Pope praises the diplomacy of US-Cuba accord

Pope praises the diplomacy of US-Cuba accord

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

VATICAN CITY (AP) – Pope Francis is praising what he calls “small steps” of diplomacy and peacemaking between the U.S. and Cuba. In his first public comments about the breakthrough, Francis told new ambassadors today that diplomacy is a “noble job.” Francis played a crucial role in bringing the two sides together, writing letters to […]

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Jimmy Carter call US-Cuba diplomacy ‘courageous’

Jimmy Carter call US-Cuba diplomacy ‘courageous’

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – Former President Jimmy Carter says he is “proud and grateful” for the president’s efforts to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba. Carter calls the shift in policy “courageous.” Carter rejects accusations that President Barack Obama is appeasing Cuba’s communist leaders. He said Thursday on MSNBC that the best way to bring democracy to […]

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What’s the cost for Sony?

What’s the cost for Sony?

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK (AP) -The unprecedented hack of Sony Pictures which a U.S. official says is linked to North Korea may be the most damaging cyberattack ever inflicted on an American business. The hack has exposed a trove of sensitive documents, escalated to threats of terrorism, and now has forced Sony to cancel the Christmas Day […]

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Marathon bombing suspect due in court today

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

BOSTON (AP) – Security will be tight in and around the federal courthouse in Boston today for a pretrial conference for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. It’s the last scheduled court hearing before jury selection begins Jan. 5. The trial is expected to last several months. Today, prosecutors and defense attorneys are expected to […]

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