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Homepage Editor, MSNBC.com — MSNBC
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Homepage editor @msnbc. Formerly @adweek and @TPM.

SkyMall files for bankruptcy: Here are 7 fun products it sells

msnbc.com — You settle into a cramped seat in coach, debate whether to recline or keep your seatback in the full upright position and brace yourself for hours spent in a cramped airplane. But sitting in the seatback pocket in front of you is an in-flight magazine unlike any other to spare you from in-flight doldrums - SkyMall.

Home of Sandy Hook shooter to be destroyed

msnbc.com — Local lawmakers in Newtown, Connecticut, voted Wednesday to destroy the home of the gunman who killed 20 first-graders and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012. The shooter, Adam Lanza, lived in the home with his mother, Nancy, whom he killed before embarking on the shooting rampage at the school and ultimately killing himself.

5 Guantanamo Bay detainees transferred from prison

msnbc.com — Congress was notified of the transfer and the administration's Guantanamo Review Task Force unanimously approved the move, the Pentagon said. The Defense Department announced the transfer of five detainees - one to Estonia and four to Oman.

US Central Command Twitter, YouTube accounts hacked

msnbc.com — The Twitter account for U.S. Central Command, a military outpost that focuses on countries in the Middle East, was hacked Monday, a U.S. Defense official told NBC News' Jim Miklaszewski. The account was compromised around 12:30 p.m. ET, just as President Obama was delivering a speech on cybersecurity at Federal Trade Commission headquarters.

Timeline of terror: France rocked by 54 hours of violence

msnbc.com — From the bloodstained conference room of a weekly satirical magazine, to the merciless shooting of a Paris police officer in the middle of the street. From the fatal shooting of a traffic officer at the southern edge of Paris to the armed robbery of a gas station 50 miles north of the city.

Michael Brown grand juror sues prosecutor Bob McCulloch

msnbc.com — A grand juror who heard evidence in the police shooting death of Michael Brown has sued St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch over restrictions that prevent grand jury members from speaking out publicly about their cases.

Two New York City police dead in Brooklyn shooting

msnbc.com — Two on-duty New York City police officers were killed in a shooting Saturday in Brooklyn, NBC New York reports. A suspect in the shooting apparently fled to a nearby subway station, where he shot himself, a New York City Police Department spokesman told NBC New York. The suspect has died, according to police.

Four Guantanamo Bay detainees transferred to Afghanistan

msnbc.com — Four Afghan detainees were transferred from the prison at Guantanamo Bay to Afghanistan, the U.S. Department of Defense said Saturday. The prisoners released were Shawali Khan, Khi Ali Gul, Abdul Ghani and Mohammed Zahir, according to the Pentagon. The Guantanamo Review Task Force reviewed the case and unanimously approved the transfer of the detainees, and Congress was notified of the move.

North Korea wants joint investigation with US into Sony hack

msnbc.com — A day after the U.S. concluded that North Korea was responsible for a massive hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, the isolated totalitarian regime responded Saturday by denying responsibility and proposing a joint investigation into the attack - and it warned of "serious consequences" if Washington refused to cooperate. "The U.S.

Obama surprises Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick on radio show

msnbc.com — President Obama called into Boston public radio station WGBH Thursday to surprise outgoing Massachusetts Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick, who was on the air for one last "ask the governor" segment. RELATED: 'The bear is loose!' Obama surprises tourists on the mall "Governor, this is Barack Obama, formerly of Somerville.
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Jan 20, 2015

RT @sts10: Rebels seize presidential palace in Sanaa, Yemen in what may be a coup attempt hosted.ap.org/dynamic/storie…

Jan 19, 2015

@chaykak cool, was just curious more than anything. No need to send, but thanks though, it was great!

Jan 19, 2015

@chaykak Hey, enjoyed your "Art Youth" story on today's Catapult podcast. Is that online anywhere in text form or exclusive to the show?

Jan 19, 2015

RT @BenjySarlin: I interviewed Rick Santorum, who's softening his tone on gay marriage while hardening on immigration ahead of 2016 msnbc.com/msnbc/santorum…

Jan 16, 2015

RT @BreakingNews: US Supreme Court agrees to take up issue of same-sex marriage this term - @PeteWilliamsNBC bit.ly/1y6ANWF

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