Check out Mini-memeorandum for simple mobiles or memeorandum Mobile for modern smartphones.
9:30 AM ET, July 1, 2013

memeorandum

 Top Items: 
Guardian:
New NSA leaks show how US is bugging its European allies  —  Exclusive: Edward Snowden papers reveal 38 targets including EU, France and Italy  —  Berlin accuses Washington of cold war tactics  —  US intelligence services are spying on the European Union mission in New York and its embassy in Washington …
RELATED:
Jethro Mullen / CNN:
George W. Bush on Mandela, Snowden and his legacy  —  (CNN) — Former President George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, are in Zambia, where they are renovating a health clinic.  In an exclusive interview, he tells CNN why he respects Nelson Mandela, what he thinks about Edward Snowden …
Meghashyam Mali / The Hill:
George W. Bush: Snowden ‘damaged’ the nation's security  —  Former President George W. Bush said National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden's disclosures of secret government surveillance had “damaged” the nation, but said he was confident President Obama would appropriately handle the fallout.
Discussion: Prairie Weather
Justin Sink / The Hill:
Obama, Bush to meet Tuesday at embassy bombing memorial  —  President Obama and former President George W. Bush will meet Tuesday in Tanzania, appearing jointly at a wreath-laying event at the site of the 1998 U.S. embassy bombing.  —  According to White House press secretary Jay Carney …
Discussion: CNN
Associated Press:
Obama, Bush to meet in Tanzania  —  DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush will meet while both leaders are in Tanzania.  —  The two leaders will join together Tuesday in Dar es Salaam (dahr ehs sah-LAHM') …
Fernanda Santos / New York Times:
Fast-Moving Blaze Kills 19 Firefighters in Central Arizona  —  CONGRESS, Ariz. — Nineteen firefighters were killed on Sunday battling a fast-moving wildfire menacing a small town in central Arizona.  —  The firefighters died fighting the Yarnell Hill Fire near the town of Yarnell, about 80 miles northwest of Phoenix.
RELATED:
CNN:
Official: 19 firefighters killed in Arizona  —  Are you near the Arizona wildfire?  Please send your photos, videos and updates to iReport.  But make safety your top priority.  —  Read more about this story from CNN affiliates KPHO, KTVK, KPNX and KNXV.  —  (CNN) — Nineteen firefighters …
Meghashyam Mali / The Hill:
Obama: 19 firefighters killed battling Arizona blaze are ‘heroes’
Discussion: CNN
Phil Benson / KPHO-TV:
19 firefighters dead in Yarnell wildfire
Discussion: The Raw Story
Reuters:
Millions flood Egypt's streets to demand Mursi quit  —  (Reuters) - Millions of Egyptians flooded into the streets on the first anniversary of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi's inauguration on Sunday to demand that he resign in the biggest challenge so far to rule by his Muslim Brotherhood.
RELATED:
Power Line:   “WAKE UP, AMERICA!”  —  Massive protests and counter-protests are under way in Egypt.
New York Times:
By the Millions, Egyptians Seek Morsi's Ouster
Discussion: Quartz, The Lede, Guardian and Gawker
Lyle Denniston / SCOTUSblog:
New same-sex marriage challenge fails  —  Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy turned down at midday Sunday a request to stop same-sex marriages from occurring in California.  Without comment, and without seeking views from the other side, Kennedy rejected a challenge to action …
RELATED:
Maura Dolan / Los Angeles Times:
Supreme Court rejects bid to halt same-sex marriages in California
Emily Schultheis / Politico:
Prop 8 attorney: 'We're not giving up on any state'
Meghashyam Mali / The Hill:
Report: High court rejects petition to halt gay marriages in Calif.
Ben Geman / The Hill:
Ted Olson: GOP moving toward backing same-sex marriage
Discussion: Politico and CNN
Alex Isenstadt / Politico:
GOP could pay price for gerrymandering  —  No one disputes Republicans used the once-a-decade redistricting process to lock in their House majority — almost certainly through 2014 and possibly until the next round of line-drawing in 2020.  —  But the party could pay a steep price for that dominance.
RELATED:
Associated Press:
Immigration bill faces uncertain future in House
Discussion: msnbc.com
Ginger Gibson / Politico:
Schumer predicts House will pass Senate immigration bill
Ben Geman / The Hill:
Gutierrez: Boehner's majority plan could doom immigration reform
Discussion: Politico and CNN
RELATED:
TheBlaze.com:
CATHOLIC PRIEST BEHEADED IN SYRIA BY AL-QAEDA-LINKED REBELS AS MEN AND CHILDREN TAKE PICTURES AND CHEER
Discussion: The Jawa Report
Paul Krugman / New York Times:
War On the Unemployed  —  Is life too easy for the unemployed?  You may not think so, and I certainly don't think so.  But that, remarkably, is what many and perhaps most Republicans believe.  And they're acting on that belief: there's a nationwide movement under way to punish the unemployed …
Discussion: Daily Kos and Prairie Weather
New York Times:
Paid via Card, Workers Feel Sting of Fees  —  A growing number of American workers are confronting a frustrating predicament on payday: to get their wages, they must first pay a fee.  —  For these largely hourly workers, paper paychecks and even direct deposit have been replaced by prepaid cards issued by their employers.
Discussion: Lawyers, Guns & Money
Justin Sink / The Hill:
Trump: ‘Terrible traitor’ Snowden embarrassing US  —  Real estate mogul Donald Trump said Monday that Edward Snowden was a “threat” and a “terrible traitor,” and urged American authorities to take extraordinary actions to capture him.  —  “This guy is a tremendous threat,” Trump told Fox News.
Discussion: Politico
Washington Post:
They said the sequester would be scary.  Mostly, they were wrong.  —  Before “sequestration” took effect, the Obama administration issued specific — and alarming — predictions about what it would bring.  There would be one-hour waits at airport security.  Four-hour waits at border crossings.
 
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of memeorandum at 9:30 AM ET, July 1, 2013.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
memeorandum: site main
memeorandum River: reverse chronological memeorandum
memeorandum Mobile: for phones
memeorandum Leaderboard: memeorandum's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
memeorandum RSS feed
memeorandum on Twitter
 
 
 More Items: 
John O'Sullivan / National Review:
A Good Friend — and to Liberty Too  —  <p>Kenneth Minogue …
Steven Mufson / Washington Post:
How Patton Boggs got mired in an epic legal battle with Chevron over jungle oil pits
Discussion: E2-Wire
Brett Molina / USA Today:
Goodbye, Google Reader. Here are 5 alternatives
RealClearPolitics:
Legalization First, “Trust Us” on Rest Won't Fly
Discussion: Power Line and Right Turn
Ross Ramsey / The Texas Tribune:
For Davis, Opportunity Knocks at Inopportune Time
 Earlier Items: 
Bill Keller / New York Times:
Mandela and Obama  —  GATHERING valedictory material …
Discussion: americanthinker.com
Felix Marquardt / New York Times:
The Best Hope for France's Young? Get Out
Discussion: Ed Driscoll
Gretchen Morgenson / New York Times:
An Unstoppable Climb in C.E.O. Pay
Discussion: VentureBeat
Ross Douthat / New York Times:
Democrats Get a Gift From the Roberts Court