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Scientists Accidentally Invent a Battery that could Last Longer than You
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Scientists Accidentally Invent a Battery that could Last Longer than You

May 31st, 2016 | by CoNN
  I have the power! Imagine never having to buy new batteries. With Americans tossing out more than 3 billion or 180,000 tons of batteries a year, it’s a win-win situation for the consumer and the environment. Well, a...
WikiLeaks: “Brasil’s new president #Temer was an embassy informant for U.S. intelligence, military”
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WikiLeaks: “Brasil’s new president #Temer was an embassy informant for U.S. intelligence, military”

May 22nd, 2016 | by CoNN
  WikiLeaks has unveiled a pair cables that appear to prove that Brasil’s new interim president was in close contact with U.S. embassy staff, providing wide-ranging analysis of Brazil’s political situation....
Bill Clinton Flew 26 Times with Convicted Pedophile Epstein on “Lolita Express”
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Bill Clinton Flew 26 Times with Convicted Pedophile Epstein on “Lolita Express”

May 16th, 2016 | by CoNN
  Former U.S. President Bill Clinton was found to have flown on convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein’s “Lolita Express” private Boeing 727 at least 26 times, according to released flight logs. Clinton...
The Tiny Batteryless Computer that Harvests Radio Waves for Power
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The Tiny Batteryless Computer that Harvests Radio Waves for Power

May 16th, 2016 | by CoNN
  A tiny computer that has no battery, no discernible source of electricity, harvests all the power it needs from the ether and is the harbinger of both the “Internet of things” and the end of privacy as we know...
Police Steal $53,000 Meant for Church and Orphanage from Refugee-Managed Christian Band
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Police Steal $53,000 Meant for Church and Orphanage from Refugee-Managed Christian Band

May 4th, 2016 | by CoNN
    Eh Wah is a 40-year-old US citizen and refugee from Burma (AKA Myanmar). A volunteer manager for the Klo & Kweh Music Team, a Burmese Christian rock group; the Burmese band was touring the US to raise money...
US Suicide Rate at Three-Decade High, Up for Nearly all Demographic Groups
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US Suicide Rate at Three-Decade High, Up for Nearly all Demographic Groups

May 3rd, 2016 | by CoNN
  Suicide rates have risen drastically in the US, from 10.5 per 100,000 people in 1999, to 13 per 100,000 in 2014 – an increase of about a quarter and the highest in three decades. Suicide is one of the ten leading...
China: Man Sentenced to Death for Selling 150,000 Classified Documents to Foreign Agency
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China: Man Sentenced to Death for Selling 150,000 Classified Documents to Foreign Agency

May 3rd, 2016 | by CoNN
  A Chinese national, Huang Yu, was sentenced to death after the Chinese government found out that he was selling classified documents to an unknown foreign intelligence agency, according to state television news reports....
[Rant] US Govt: Only  41 Civilians Killed In Syria, 250 Troops Ain’t “Boots On The Ground”
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[Rant] US Govt: Only 41 Civilians Killed In Syria, 250 Troops Ain’t “Boots On The Ground”

May 2nd, 2016 | by CoNN
  The Pentagon recently updated its rule book on how it chooses ISIS targets. The rule book now allows for more civilian casualties. This comes after the Obama administration’s 2014 admission to having...
LuxLeaks Whistleblowers, Journalist, On Trial For “Theft”, “Revealing Business Secrets”, Money “Laundering”
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LuxLeaks Whistleblowers, Journalist, On Trial For “Theft”, “Revealing Business Secrets”, Money “Laundering”

April 30th, 2016 | by CoNN
  Before the Panama Papers, LuxLeaks was the biggest leak in history. Now, two former employees of accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, Antoine Deltour and Raphael Halet, and a journalist, Edouard Perrin, (all three...
Malaysian Govt Investment Fund Defaults, Raising Prospect of Sovereign Default
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Malaysian Govt Investment Fund Defaults, Raising Prospect of Sovereign Default

April 30th, 2016 | by CoNN
  Part of the growing global economic malaise could be attributed to the Malaysian government investment fund 1MDB (short for 1Malaysia Development Bhd.), which has officially defaulted on a 1.75 billion US dollar bond,...
Snowden Sues Norwegian Govt. to Prevent Extradition while Receiving Award
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Snowden Sues Norwegian Govt. to Prevent Extradition while Receiving Award

April 26th, 2016 | by CoNN
The Norwegian government has just been sued by the Schjodt law firm on behalf of whistleblower Edward Snowden and the Norwegian branch of PEN writers, so that he can receive the Ossietsky Prize in person on November 18th,...
UNESCO Resolution Criticizes Israeli Occupation of Palestinian Historic Sites and “Fake Jewish Graves in Muslim Cemeteries”
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UNESCO Resolution Criticizes Israeli Occupation of Palestinian Historic Sites and “Fake Jewish Graves in Muslim Cemeteries”

April 26th, 2016 | by CoNN
  The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (better known as UNESCO), has adopted a resolution that states that the Temple Mount and holy sites in Hebron and Bethlehem are an “integral part of...