New U.S. Drone Base In Niger

The Pentagon has deployed about 100 troops to the West African nation of Niger to conduct unmanned reconnaissance flights over Mali and share intelligence with French forces fighting al Qaeda-affiliated militants.

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Informed Comment: Are we winning yet? Submarines, Iran & Gulf, Somalia, Afghanistan, Palestine... TPMCafe: Forget Keith Olbermann's "Wor

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Dispatches from the Culture Wars: Debunking those fatuous arguments in the same-sex marriage debate. A recent poll revealed that only a measly 3 Perce