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PBC News & Comment: Hints About Murder From Trump and Assange

Trump makes alarming innuendo about “second amendment people” as Julian Assange hints DNC staffer Seth Rich may have been murdered…..--Trump’s comments echo former Nevada Senate candidate Sharron Angle’s “second amendment remedies” comment in 2010

--WikiLeaks offers $20,000 reward for info on death of DNC staffer Seth Rich

--newly released Clinton emails show coordination of donor maintenance by Doug Band at Clinton Foundation and Huma Abedin and Cheryl Mills at State Dept.

--these new emails were deleted when Clinton turned over “work-related emails” from her server

--Obama administration delays release of Clinton’s emails about TPP until after the election

--in my latest Newsbud interview, James Bamford talks about DNC hacks and leaks, and the US lead in offensive cyberwarfare

--longshot independent presidential candidate Andy Basiago is a time traveler who says he is pre-identified as a future president

--federal investigation of Baltimore police shows deep bias against blacks

--40 documentary filmmakers call for end to arrests and harassment of citizens who shoot video of police actions

--Daniel Ellsberg speaks up for Chelsea Manning, slams attempts to punish her for attempting suicide

--following friendly photo op in St. Petersburg, Putin and Erdogan both face domestic attacks, in Crimea and southeast Turkey

--Russian mercenaries on the ground in Syria have sustained 500-600 deaths

--in Libya, militias report they have retaken Sirte from Islamic State

--UC Davis chancellor Linda Katehi finally resigns; it started with pepper spray

--P G & E utility found guilty on 6 felony counts for big pipeline blast, but federal prosecutors won’t explain why they reduced the fine by 98%

--embattled California condors are threatened by pesticides, read this report by former PBC producer Joshua Emerson Smith