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Yazidis Who Suffered Genocide Are Fleeing Again, But This Time Not From The Islamic State

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The following is an excerpt from Loveday Morris | March 21, 2017 | Thewashingtonpost.com |

SINJAR, Iraq — Relatives collapsed in grief as the coffin of an 18-year-old Yazidi fighter was carried to a small temple at the base of …

OMB Dir. Mulvaney Defends Budget Blueprint That Won’t Balance

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The following is an excerpt from KAILANI KOENIG | March 19, 2017 | msnbc.com |

WASHINGTON — President Trump's Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney on Sunday defended the administration's budget blueprint for not reducing the …

In Silicon Valley, a Voice of Caution Guides a High-Flying Uber

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The following is an excerpt from KATIE BENNER | March 18, 2017 | Nytimes.com |

SAN FRANCISCO — Travis Kalanick, the famously combative chief executive of Uber, took the stage at a Vanity Fair conference in San Francisco last October …

IS Mosul Commander Killed, Government Forces Battle For Bridge

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The following is an excerpt from Patrick Markey and Abdelaziz Boumzar | March 14, 2017 | reuters.com |

Iraqi government forces killed the Islamic State commander of Mosul's Old City on Tuesday as the battle for the militants' last stronghold …

Scientists Scramble To Secure Climate Data, Fearing Trump Purge

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Ice floats on the surface of the sea in the western Antarctic peninsula, on March 05, 2016. Waddling over the rocks, legions of penguins hurl themselves into the icy waters of Antarctica, foraging to feed their young. Like seals and

WikiLeaks Says the CIA Can “Bypass” Secure Messaging Apps Like Signal. What Does That Mean?

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The following is an excerpt from Yael Grauer | March 8, 2017 | Slate.com |

When WikiLeaks released Vault 7, a series of leaks on the CIA hacking, people who use secure messaging apps were alarmed. The press release accompanying …

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