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U.S. Repeals #Propaganda Ban, Spreads Government-Made News To Americans

For decades, a so-called anti-propaganda law prevented the U.S. government’s mammoth broadcasting arm from delivering programming to American audiences. But on July 2, that came silently to an end with the implementation of a new reform passed in January. The result: an unleashing of thousands of hours per week of government-funded radio and TV programs for domestic U.S. consumption in …

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Wholesale Prices in U.S. Increase More Than Forecast in June

Wholesale prices in the U.S. rose more than projected in June, reflecting higher costs for energy and automobiles. The 0.8 percent gain in the producer price index was the biggest since September and followed a 0.5 percent rise the prior month, a Labor Department report showed today in Washington. Themedian estimate in a Bloomberg survey of 73 economists called for a 0.5 percent …

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U.S. prods China on cyber-theft

U.S. officials prodded China to crack down on cyber-espionage directed at American corporations, opening high-level talks Wednesday with a sensitive jab on an issue that has become a core concern of American companies. Both Vice President Biden and Treasury Secretary Jack Lew raised the matter in comments opening the two-day Strategic and Economic Dialogue, an annual session held between top …

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China Radio: “U.S. And Europe Have Always Suppressed The Rising Price Of Gold”

Sometimes, such as after pervasive liquidations in precious metals (or is that AAPL? Has it become clear yet that with widespread “quality” collateral shortages, gold and AAPL stock have become unexpected and almost interchangeable collateral replacements) it is easy to lose sight of the forest for the trees. A forest, in which the New York Fed is procuring (through the …

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US creates new judicial system – totally secret and closed to public

Civil liberty activists and privacy groups are filing emergency petitions with the U.S. Supreme Court to stop the National Security Agency’s domestic surveillance program that collects the telephone records of millions of Americans. With that underway it becomes increasingly evident that it is not the Supreme Court that has the final say on such issues but another agency altogether; the …

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Russian Defense Radar, Missiles Worry U.S. Officials

Russia’s military has completed work on a new missile defense radar in southern Russia that has some U.S. military officials worried Moscow is building up offensive and defensive strategic forces in destabilizing combination. The large radar station near Armavir, located near the Black Sea and designed to detect missiles launched from Europe and Iran, is nearly complete, said U.S. officials. …

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US Officials Say Russia Violating Missile Treaty

WASHINGTON, July 1 (RIA Novosti) – US intelligence officials believe Russia is violating a Soviet-era arms-control treaty with the United States by building a new medium-range missile banned under the agreement, a conservative US website reported. US intelligence officials believe the missile, which the Russian Defense Ministry describes as a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), is actually a medium-range missile …

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