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Wednesday's Morning Email: Pakistan Reeling From Deadly School Attack

Lauren Weber | December 17, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES PAKISTAN SCHOOL ATTACK LEAVES OVER 141 DEAD, MOST OF THEM CHILDREN In one of the worst terrorist attacks in Pakistan’s history, members of the Taliban killed at least 141 students and teachers at the Army...

Sony Hacking Fallout Explodes As Theaters Cancel 'The Interview' Showings

AP | Andrew Hart | December 17, 2014 | HPSN
NEW YORK (AP) — Threats of violence against movie theaters. The New York premiere of "The Interview" canceled. Leaks of thousands more private emails. Lawsuits by former employees that could cost tens of millions in damages. The fallout from the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack that began four weeks ago exploded...

Carmike Cinemas Pulls Sony's 'The Interview' Amid Threats

AP | Christopher Rosen | December 16, 2014 | HPSN
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carmike Cinemas has decided to cancel its planned showings of "The Interview" in the wake of threats against theatergoers by the Sony hackers. Sony Pictures Entertainment told theater owners on Tuesday that it would be supportive of their individual decisions on whether or not to show...

Tuesday's Morning Email: Over 100 Dead in Taliban School Attack

Lauren Weber | December 16, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES OVER 100 DEAD IN TALIBAN ATTACK ON PAKISTANI SCHOOL “In one of Pakistan’s bloodiest attacks in recent years, scores of people were killed after a group of Taliban gunmen stormed a school in northwestern...

Monday's Morning Email: Ongoing Hostage Situation in Sydney

Lauren Weber | December 15, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES ONGOING SYDNEY HOSTAGE CRISIS “Australian police locked down the center of the country's biggest city on Monday after an armed man walked into a downtown Sydney cafe, took hostages and forced them to display...

Saturday's Morning Email: Funnies Edition

Kate Bratskeir | December 12, 2014 | HPSN
Saturday Edition: The Funnies 11 Things You Didn't Know About Your Favorite Christmas Movies No. 1: Ralphie makes an uncredited cameo in "Elf." Think your mind is blown now? Wait until you...

Friday's Morning Email: House Passes $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill

Lauren Weber | December 12, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES HOUSE PASSES $1.1 TRILLION DOLLAR SPENDING BILL The bill, which will fund government operations for the fiscal year, is expected to pass in the Senate. Elizabeth Warren railed against a...

Thursday's Morning Email: Torture Defenders Denounce Senate Report

Lauren Weber | December 11, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES TORTURE DEFENDERS STAND GROUND ON REPORT Former Vice President Dick Cheney called the document a “load of crap,” while former CIA officials touted the intelligence gained from such interrogation methods. Russia condemned...

Wednesday's Morning Email: Shocking Details in Senate Torture Report

Lauren Weber | December 10, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES TORTURE REPORT REVEALS SCOPE OF CIA’S SECRET INTERROGATION PROGRAMS The Senate Intelligence Committee's report, which you can read in its entirety, rejects the narrative that Osama Bin Laden was found

Tuesday's Morning Email: Security Tightened Abroad Ahead of Torture Report Release

Lauren Weber | December 9, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES AHEAD OF TORTURE REPORT RELEASE, SECURITY TIGHTENED ABROAD The report, which is expected to detail the CIA’s post-9/11 torture program, will be released today after a prolonged battle over...

Monday's Morning Email: West Coast Eric Garner Protests Turn Violent

Lauren Weber | December 8, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES WEST COAST ERIC GARNER PROTESTS TURN VIOLENT “A second night of protest against police killings in Missouri and New York turned violent again in Berkeley as some demonstrators threw rocks and bottles...

Saturday's Morning Email: Funnies Edition

Kate Bratskeir | December 5, 2014 | HPSN
Saturday Edition: The Funnies Weird Things Girls Do When They’re Alone Naked wine drinking is inevitable. And there's a whole lot of boob grabbing happening. Hilariously Horrifying Text Messages...

Friday's Morning Email: Garner Protests Spread Across the Country

Lauren Weber | December 5, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES GARNER PROTESTS SPREAD ACROSS THE COUNTRY “Thousands gathered in New York Thursday for a second day of protests after a grand jury announced its decision not to indict the police officer...

Thursday's Morning Email: Nationwide Protests Follow Eric Garner Grand Jury Verdict

Lauren Weber | December 4, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES NATIONWIDE PROTESTS ERUPT AFTER ERIC GARNER GRAND JURY VERDICT “New York City residents took to the streets on Wednesday after a grand jury said it would not bring charges in the death...

Wednesday's Morning Email: Meet the Next Defense Secretary

Lauren Weber | December 3, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES ACCIDENT REPORTED AT UKRAINIAN NUCLEAR POWER PLANT Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk announced the accident, saying that more information will become available at the energy secretary’s press conference later today. [

Tuesday's Morning Email: Obama Administration Announces Police Reform

Lauren Weber | December 2, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES ADMINISTRATION MOVES ON POLICE REFORM “The White House announced Monday that President Barack Obama will sign an executive order meant to improve training for local law enforcement agencies that receive equipment through federal...

Monday's Morning Email: Black Friday Sales Slip

Lauren Weber | December 1, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES BLACK FRIDAY SALES DOWN, CYBER MONDAY EXPECTED TO FOLLOW SUIT “Early discounting, more online shopping and a mixed economy meant fewer people shopped over Thanksgiving weekend, the National Retail Federation said Sunday. Overall,...

Saturday's Morning Email: Funnies Edition

Kate Bratskeir | November 28, 2014 | HPSN
Saturday Edition: The Funnies Golden Retriever Scarfing Pasta Knows What's Good For Him Carbs > everything else in the world. Watch the pooch in action. Comedian Impersonates...

Wednesday's Morning Email: Darren Wilson: 'I Did What I Was Paid To Do'

Lauren Weber | November 26, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES AS FERGUSON SMOLDERS, NATIONWIDE PROTESTS CONTINUE “The sparks of outrage that started in Ferguson, Missouri, have ignited a firestorm of protests across the country … More than 170 protests sprouted up ... Tuesday....

Tuesday's Morning Email: Nationwide Protests Erupt After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Lauren Weber | November 25, 2014 | HPSN
TOP STORIES FERGUSON ERUPTS AFTER NO INDICTMENT FOR DARREN WILSON “A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch announced...
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