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House Russia probe in chaos over news Trump found in foreign surveillance reports

Two days after the directors of the FBI and the National Security Agency publicly repudiated Trump’s tweeted allegations about being wiretapped at Trump Tower by the Obama administration, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes tried Wednesday to revive those allegations with confusing revelations that Trump and his advisers turned up intelligence reports derived from court-ordered foreign surveillance. Democrats immediately cried foul, saying Nunes had shown himself unqualified to run an objective investigation by going public with the information before he’d shared it with other members of the committee.

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Force and devastation: U.S. nuclear tests declassified

Thousands of films showing U.S. atmospheric nuclear tests between 1945 and 1962 have been declassified. Scientists are studying them and posting them for all to see.
The New York Times
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Force and devastation: U.S. nuclear tests declassified

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Aerial view of massive fire in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina

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Massive fire breaks out at downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, construction site

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Scary Boston tractor-trailer spin-out caught on camera during snow storm