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Israel bombs Syria

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Well, this ups the ante. From NYT: Israel aircraft bombed a target in Syria overnight Thursday, an Obama administration official said Friday night, as United States officials said they were considering military options, including carrying out their own airstrikes.

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Breaking News: Shooting at Foot Hood (Update)

I have only been on one military base – Foot Hood.  This shooting is very, very sad. Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy Update from MSNBC: At least one U.S. soldier opened fire Thursday at Fort Hood, Texas, killing at least 11 people and wounding 31 others, military officials said. One gunman was shot to death, and two other soldiers were in custody, Lt. Gen. Robert W. Cone, commanding general of the Army’s III Corps, told reporters. Cone gave no further details on the dead gunman. A senior Obama administration official told NBC News analyst

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Ashcroft subject of lawsuit

Could the ice be finally melting from the llloooonnnnggg winter of Bush? No major Bush administration official has been accountable for squat. From CNN.com: Former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft is not immune from being sued by a man who says he was illegally detained under Justice Department policies implemented after the September 11 terror attacks, a federal appeals court ruled Friday. A spokesman for former Attorney General John Ashcroft says his team is reviewing the decision. The man, a native-born U.S. citizen who was once a college football star, was held and interrogated by the FBI for 16 days in

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