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Twitter reveals it has suspended 125,000 ISIS-related accounts

cbsnews.com — Twitter announced on Friday afternoon that it has suspended 125,000 accounts that are related to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria ( ISIS) since mid-2015. They were suspended, the social media network said, after threatening or promoting terrorist acts related to ISIS.
Feb 05, 2016

BREAKING: Twitter reveals it has suspended 125,000 ISIS-related accounts cbsnews.com/news/twitter-r…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @vladduthiersCBS: Twitter reveals it has suspended 125,000 ISIS-related accounts @CBSNews @margbrennan & @RebeccaShabad report https://t…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @vladduthiersCBS: Twitter reveals it has suspended 125,000 ISIS-related accounts @CBSNews @margbrennan & @RebeccaShabad report https://t…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @CBSPolitics: Twitter reveals it has suspended 125,000 ISIS-related accounts @margbrennan, @rebeccashabad cbsn.ws/1T3ixbT pic.twitter.com/jW7Mlnzuit

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Iran nuclear deal goes into effect; what happens now?

cbsnews.com — The release of the Americans from Iran was a secret bargain negotiated while the United States was leading talks to dismantle Iran's nuclear weapons program. The nuclear deal went into effect this weekend. Iran agreed to suspend its program for at least 10 years.

U.S. probes reports of chemical weapons use by Assad regime in Syria

cbsnews.com — WASHINGTON -- Syrian government forces may have used poison gas in an attack on a rebel-held town just outside Damascus this week. U.S. officials say that video evidence posted by Syrian opposition groups showing victims, some wearing breathing masks and others with tubes siphoning blood from their lungs, appears to be credible.
Dec 24, 2015

RT @CBSNLive: U.S. probes reports of chemical weapons use by Assad regime in Syria, @margbrennan reports: cbsn.ws/1J6LbVY pic.twitter.com/N3sccvRajh

Dec 24, 2015

RT @CBSNLive: U.S. probes reports of chemical weapons use by Assad regime in Syria, @margbrennan reports: cbsn.ws/1J6LbVY pic.twitter.com/N3sccvRajh

Dec 24, 2015

RT @CBSNews: U.S. probes reports of chemical weapons use by Assad regime in Syria, @margbrennan reports: cbsn.ws/1YEgE3G pic.twitter.com/wFLPnIrB1A

Dec 24, 2015

RT @CBSNews: U.S. probes reports of chemical weapons use by Assad regime in Syria, @margbrennan reports: cbsn.ws/1YEgE3G pic.twitter.com/wFLPnIrB1A

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America mourns six more service members killed in Afghanistan

cbsnews.com — WASHINGTON -- Six American service members were killed yesterday by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan in what is the worst attack on U.S. forces this year. The victims are from many different walks of life. After his first tour of Afghanistan, Detective Joseph Lemm made it home to surprise his wife and children.
Dec 23, 2015

RT @CBSEveningNews: Remembering the 6 Americans killed by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan. @margbrennan reports: cbsn.ws/1J3Kjl0 pic.twitter.com/aHDbhgebt8

How did Tashfeen Malik slip through U.S. vetting process?

cbsnews.com — WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Tashfeen Malik arrived in the United States with her fiance Syed Farook in July 2014. Just two months earlier, her U.S. government background check found no suspected ties to terrorism. She was granted a K-1 visa, even though the FBI now believes she was radicalized before she met Farook.
Dec 10, 2015

RT @CBSTopNews: How did Tashfeen Malik slip through U.S. vetting process? cbsn.ws/1U9Pr8c

Dec 10, 2015

5 US agencies vetted Tashfeen’s fingerprints against 2 databases yet she wasn't flagged: cbsn.ws/1QzgV77 pic.twitter.com/ZxU3DWM6zF

Dec 11, 2015

RT @CBSEveningNews: 5 U.S. agencies vetted Tashfeen’s fingerprints against 2 databases yet she wasn't flagged: cbsn.ws/1QzgV77 pic.twitter.com/CJCHjed0de

ISIS using children human shields in Iraq and Syria as US and others increase airstrikes

cbsnews.com — WASHINGTON -- The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ( ISIS) is increasingly using human shields -- particularly children -- to prevent the U.S.-led coalition from carrying out airstrikes in key areas such as Ramadi, according to a senior Obama administration official who briefed reporters at the White House.
Dec 04, 2015

RT @CBSNews: ISIS increasingly using children as human shields to prevent airstrikes cbsn.ws/1RteO5y pic.twitter.com/W3fqQAhpJ8

Dec 04, 2015

RT @CBSEveningNews: ISIS using human shields — usually children — to prevent airstrikes, U.S. official says cbsn.ws/1QYESGp pic.twitter.com/K45VGNp4jj

Dec 04, 2015

RT @CBSEveningNews: ISIS using human shields — usually children — to prevent airstrikes, U.S. official says cbsn.ws/1QYESGp pic.twitter.com/K45VGNp4jj

Dec 04, 2015

RT @CBSNews: ISIS increasingly using children as human shields to prevent airstrikes cbsn.ws/1RteO5y pic.twitter.com/W3fqQAhpJ8

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Obama presses world polluters during climate change talks

cbsnews.com — PARIS -- President Obama made a strong pitch on Monday for an international deal to cut carbon emissions linked to climate change. In Paris, he paid tribute to the 130 killed in the recent attacks -- and said the climate talks are an act of defiance against terrorists.

Hollande's message to Obama: This is an emergency

cbsnews.com — French President Francois Hollande will arrive in Washington Tuesday to deliver a message to President Obama about the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria ( ISIS): This is an emergency. A French diplomatic official told CBS News that the prime message that Hollande will deliver to Mr. Obama Tuesday in Washington is‎ that the imminent threat from ISIS is an emergency that requires urgent action.
Nov 23, 2015

RT @CBSPolitics: French President Hollande's message to President Obama during tomorrow's visit: This is an emergency @margbrennan cbsn.ws/1QEwtaS

Nov 23, 2015

RT @CBSNews: French president to deliver message to @POTUS about ISIS: This is an emergency cbsn.ws/1OoEspl pic.twitter.com/sbpRTCVAi5

U.S. to urge France, Turkey to put special forces in Syria

cbsnews.com — In the wake of Friday's attacks in Paris, the U.S. is urging France and Turkey to put special forces on the ground in Syria to fight ISIS alongside the 50 U.S. special operators it has already deployed. It's a case the U.S. made in person at a summit of world leaders in Turkey.

Employee bonuses in question at embattled VA

cbsnews.com — TOMAH, Wisconsin -- On this Veterans Day, President Obama said he's still not satisfied with the Department of Veterans Affairs. The president ordered a massive overhaul last year, after reports that many vets were forced to wait months for treatment. CBS News reports the VA paid million in bonuses, some of it to doctors under investigation.
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Feb 05, 2016

RT @markknoller: WH corrects @POTUS statement about $10 per barrel oil tax. It would cover domestic and imported crude oil, NOT exported oil.

Feb 05, 2016

Another scolding statement from @AmbassadorPower & @JohnKerry on Russian bombardment of Aleppo, Syria. What's pressure point for Russia?

Feb 05, 2016

RT @deanklieberman: 6/ Power: “Instead of talking peace and practicing war, Russia must become part of the solution for Syria.” #Russia #Syria

Feb 05, 2016

RT @deanklieberman: 5/“Instead of trying to create a new besieged area around Aleppo, [Russia & regime] should lift the sieges of besieged …

Feb 05, 2016

RT @deanklieberman: 4/ Power: “Although they continue to deny they are causing civilian casualties…the harrowing reports…belie these self-serving claims.”

Feb 05, 2016

RT @deanklieberman: 3/ Power: “At the same time they urge a return to peace talks, Russia and the Assad regime are escalating their indiscriminate bombing.”

Feb 05, 2016

RT @deanklieberman: 2/ “The Russian bombardment around Aleppo has plainly undermined the Geneva talks and dealt a significant setback to UN [peace] efforts”

Feb 05, 2016

RT @deanklieberman: 1/ @AmbassadorPower comes out with a scathing #Syria statement, bashing #Russia and the Assad regime over #Aleppo offensive

Feb 05, 2016

RT @ZekeJMiller: Spotted: Bob Schieffer carrying @JaxAlemany's tripod as they walk into Kasich event

Feb 05, 2016

"We’re not thinking about it" @JohnKerry says US won't take #FARC off sanctioned terror list but may review that post #Colombia peace deal


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