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An Egyptian woman tries to stop a military bulldozer from hurting a wounded youth during clashes that broke out as Egyptian security forces moved in to disperse supporters of Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi in a huge protest camp near Rabaa al...

All In agenda: Violent crackdown in Egypt

08/14/13 05:14PM

Wednesday night on All In with Chris Hayes: Violence broke out again in Egypt when security forces clashed with demonstrators protesting last month's overthrow of President Morsi. More than 250 people were killed and more than 2,000 injured Wednesday when the military moved in to clear the protesters' camps. Interim Vice President Mohamed El Baradei announced his resignation Wednesday after the violent crackdown.  read more

A man window shops as a worker changes the price tags of clothing items at a store in Madrid July 31, 2013. (Photo by Susana Vera/Reuters)

EU may have begun lopsided economic recovery

08/14/13 04:33PM

The 17 nations which use the Euro as their official currency saw overall growth over the past few months, according to a Wednesday report from Eurostat, the official statistical office for the European Union. The gross domestic product of the so-called E17 grew by 0.3% in the second quarter of 2013, leading officials and economic observers to believe the region's 18-month, double-dip recession may finally be coming to a close. read more

#Click3 On the road to deception

08/13/13 08:38PM

1. Neighbor relations are off to a rocky start for one man in China after he spent $130,000 to turn his penthouse apartment into a mountain nirvana. 2. Monday's video of Prime Minister Stoltenberg pretending to be a taxi driver was a hit! Too bad it wasn’t all true. It turns out, 5 of the 14 passengers the Norwegian Prime Minister picked up were paid actors. Womp womp. read more

Talib Kweli performs at SXSW on March 11, 2013 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty)

Talib Kweli: 'I've experienced stop-and-frisk all over the world'

08/13/13 06:59PM

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy On Monday morning, a judge found New York City's controversial stop-and-frisk policy unconstitutional, insisting that the city assumed a policy of "indirect racial profiling." Later that day the city's mayor, Michael Bloomberg, a vocal advocate of the policing practice, announced his plan to appeal the decision. read more

Author Piper Kerman attends "Orange Is The New Black" New York Premiere at The New York Botanical Garden on June 25, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty)

All In agenda: The woman behind 'Orange Is the New Black'

08/13/13 04:57PM

Tuesday night on All In: Piper Kerman, author of the bestseller Orange Is the New Black which inspired the new Netflix series of the same name, will join Chris Hayes to talk about her memoir and the year in prison that inspired it. The Smith College graduate was 24 years old when she became involved with a drug-smuggling ring for several months at the urging of an older girlfriend. read more

Pre-trial hearings in Facebook 'threat' case begin

08/13/13 04:38PM

Monday marked the first pre-trial hearing in the case of Justin Carter, the Texas 19-year-old accused of making "terroristic threats" over Facebook. Attorney Donald Flanary III, who represents Carter, told msnbc he would seek to have the case dismissed on the ground that Carter's remarks were protected speech and do not constitute a real threat. "We feel pretty good about our case, but it's going to take some time, and that's fine," said Flanary. read more

Workers prepare to raise the silver spire atop the 1 World Trade Center building in New York early Friday, May 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Watch: Look inside the green-friendly One World Trade Center

08/13/13 03:30PM

One World Trade Center—now the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere—has also reached new heights in sustainable design. Steven Plate, director of World Trade Center construction for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, gave msnbc an exclusive tour of the green elements of the building that replaced the twin towers brought down during the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attack. read more

#click3: Resurrection of the Monkey Christ Painter

08/12/13 08:46PM

1.  Dude, whose driving my car? Norwegian Prime Minster Jens Stolenberg takes his campaign on the road – literally. 2. After years of trying to hide it, Jerry Lewis’ infamous “The Day the Crown Died” footage surfaces. Proving once again, the Internet always wins. 3. Just call her “The Comeback Kid.” Cecilia Gimenez, the 82-year-old “Monkey Christ Painter,” will launch her first art exhibition this Tuesday. Isn’t that just bananas? read more

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