As expected, the Senate approves detainee bill Washington Post House approves bill to give president warrantless wiretapping authority New York Times
Attack on contractor convoy caught on tape by ambushed truck driver. Pretty dramatic stuff CNN (video)
NATO forces to extend their stay in Afghanistan BBC
Documents show HP bosses got a warning that spying was “probably illegal” as some of those execs testify - even if it’s just to take The Fifth - on Capitol Hill AP/MSNBC
On the docket: Issues headed to the Supreme Court this term USA Today
Checking you out: If you’re traveling from Europe to the US after Saturday, you could run into delays BBC
An American woman space tourist is back on earth. Have you ever wanted to visit the “last frontier?” Soon, you may be able… and Virgin wants to be the company to take you. Video
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Up top we linked to a story on the bill passed by Congress Thursday making rules for terror suspect trials. The Washington Post also has an article that says the bill strips detainees of many common rights (like challenging their own detention, and using evidence collected through hearsay and coercion.)
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