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After weeks of political wrangling, the  USA Freedom Act  was enacted to limit domestic spying by the National Security Agency.

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Flashbang grenades produce blinding flashes of light and deafening booms without the explosions created by normal grenades, and police use them to distract and disorient suspects…

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Flashbang grenades produce blinding flashes of light and deafening booms without the explosions created by normal grenades, and police use them to distract and disorient suspects…

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