1967 - Solicitor General Thurgood Marshall was nominated by President Lyndon B. 1971 - The New York Times began publishing the "Pentagon Papers".A second prohibits the president from accepting economic benefits from the federal or state governments, other than his salary. * Related: Texas AG Accuses Lower Courts of Hypocrisy on Trumps Travel Ban NBC is under pressure to pull Megyn Kelly's controversial Alex Jones interview Business Insider - NBC News is catching heat from viewers who are furious about anchor Megyn Kelly's interview with controversial right-wing radio host Alex Jones.*Related: White Phosphorus in Syria, Iraq: 'Nothing Will Change' Unless Western Govts Do FT, NYT Reporters Mistake WWII Prop for 'Blockade' Against Protesters in Moscow Sputnik International - Sputnik and RT broadcaster Editor-in-Chief Margarita Simonyan exposed what she called "fake news" published by two foreign journalists on Twitter about an alleged threat of siege in Moscow on Russia Day.Neil Buckley, Eastern Europe Editor of the Financial Times, and Neil Mac Farquhar, NY Times Moscow bureau chief, were deployed to Moscow city center to cover the protest rally held today.Iran Just Accused US of Alliance With ISIS Claim They Have Proof RT - Senior Iranian officials have accused the US of supporting the Islamic State terrorist group and effectively forming an alliance with it, claiming that Tehran possesses documents to prove the allegations. Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mostafa Izadi on Sunday accused the US of supporting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL), stating Tehran has evidence to back the bold allegations. I do not say it is certain but it is a very serious possibility, Gkek tweeted. Was there any seismic research ship sailing near the epicenter? Pig cell implants could hold key to alleviating Parkinsons symptoms RT - Pig cells implanted into the brain could help alleviate the symptoms of those living with Parkinson's disease, according to a New Zealand based biotech company.
While Venediktov's original caption ("Moscow is ready for Russia Day") was clearly sarcastic, the US journalists' tweets were as serious as they get.
Balshi's website was the 57th blocked since May 24, according to the Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression, a non-government organization tracking the affected sites through software that monitors outages.
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