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Democracy Now! – September 18, 2013

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The 1,000 Year Flood: Did Global Warming Worsen Colorado’s Unprecedented Rainfall? Bill McKibben: Obama Can Salvage His Climate Legacy by Rejecting Keystone XL Oil Pipeline; How the U.S. Narrowly Avoided a Nuclear Holocaust 33 Years Ago, and Still Risks Catastrophe Today.

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September 18, 2013

    Obama Urges Congressional Response After Latest Mass Shooting
    Aaron Alexis Bought Shotgun Despite Arrests, Mental Issues
    U.S. Reviews Security Clearances in Wake of D.C. Shooting
    Senate Postpones “Stand Your Ground” Hearing; Study Ties Law to Jump in Justified Homicides
    U.S., Russia Differ on U.N. Resolution for Syria
    Dozens Killed in Latest Iraq Violence
    Egypt Arrests Top Muslim Brotherhood Spokesperson
    Brazilian President Cancels U.S. Trip over NSA Spying
    NSA Order Shows Lower Threshold for Phone Records, No Challenges from Telecoms
    Obama: No Deportation Reprieve for DREAMers’ Parents
    U.S. Poverty Rate Unchanged at 15%
    Federal Judge Overturns NOLA Officer Convictions for Danziger Bridge Killings
    U.S. Extends Wage, Overtime Protections to Home Care Workers