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Democracy Now! – February 13, 2014

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Meteorologist Jeff Masters: Climate Change Affecting Weather Patterns Regardless of Season; “This Should Not Come as a Surprise”: Bill McKibben on Global Extreme Weather from U.S. to Sochi; Bill McKibben on Fight Against Keystone XL, Fossil Fuel Divestment and Obama’s Failures on Climate; N.C. Governor No Longer Works for Duke Energy, But After Coal Spill, Is He Doing Their Bidding?

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February 13, 2014

    13 Dead, Half a Million Without Power in Winter Storm Across Eastern U.S.
    Obama Includes Disabled in New Minimum Wage Hike for Contract Workers
    Congress Approves Debt Ceiling Hike Through 2015
    Media Reform Advocates Oppose Comcast-Time Warner Merger
    U.N. Warns of “Ethnic-Religious Cleansing” as Mass Grave Found in Central African Republic
    Activists: Syria Violence Spiking During Geneva Talks
    Afghanistan Frees Bagram Prisoners Over U.S. Objections
    2 U.S. Soldiers Killed, 4 Wounded in “Insider Attack” in Afghanistan
    Pakistani Intelligence Ordered to Produce Missing Anti-Drone Activist
    U.S. Ambassador Faces Protests in Okinawa Visit
    Sen. Rand Paul Files Class Action Suit over NSA Bulk Spying
    Study: 1 School Shooting Every 10 Days Since Newtown
    Ex-New Orleans Mayor Found Guilty of Corruption Charges
    Jury Deliberations Begin in Florida Trial for Murder of Black Teen; Prosecutors Omit Damning Letters