Does anyone else find it ironic that Virginia celebrates Jan. 12 as Lee-Jackson Day while ...? [Read More]
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This is your chance to put 2x the resources to proven gorilla conservation strategies. Join WCS to protect gorillas from poaching and save their forest homes from destruction. [Read More]
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Even as Ashland police were discovering what Jared Irons had been up to one May night, Jared Irons was on the same voyage of discovery. [Read More]
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There are lots of incredible things you can do with data. Like make this incredible animation of the Martian surface, for example. [Read More]
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Ready. Set. Jetset with your best friend, like these globe-trotting famous faces and besties. [Read More]
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1 death reported in Wisconsin. Carlton County reports $350,000 in road damage. Earthen dam break leads to flash flooding in rural Douglas County. [Read More]
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Gov. Mark Dayton said Tuesday that he would not authorize Minnesota National Guard troops to help with immigration enforcement at the border, and Swanson joined with other attorneys general to push against the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy. [Read More]
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Although many people have criticized the bizarre nature of Donald Trump's diplomacy with North Korea, his recent love fest with Kim Jong Un does have the potential to reduce the dangers posed by nuclear weapons on the Korean peninsula. ... [Read More]
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As she transitioned from the highly-rated Fox News primetime line-up to mornings at NBC News, Megyn Kelly made many not-so-subtle attempts to re-brand herself as a hard-hitting journalist who was above the fray of partisan politics.&nb... [Read More]
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Capitalism is among the most controversial politico-economic terms to define, in part because myriad variations of "capitalism" have emerged throughout the centuries.Neat and comprehensive definitions for any political term are either rare or defective. "Capitalism" is no exception.To understand the theory of capitalism, we must begin with Adam Smith. [Read More]
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Can psychedelic drugs improve our lives? Michael Pollan thinks so, and he makes a pretty persuasive case in his latest book, How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence. [Read More]
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions botched his history Monday night in a bizarre and false statement about the Nazi treatment of the Jewish people on Fox News.Host Laura Ingraham had the attorney general on her show "The Ingraham Angle" to discuss Sessions' policy of separating children from their parents at the border."Nazi Germany, concentration camps, human rights violations," Ingraham said to Sessions, listing the comparisons and condemnations his family separation policy has drawn. [Read More]
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Este articulo pronto estará disponible en español.The desperate sobbing of 10 Central American children, separated from their parents one day last week by immigration authorities at the border, makes for excruciating listening. Many of them sound like they're crying so hard, they can barely breathe. They scream "Mami" and "Papá" over and over again, as if those are the only words they know. [Read More]
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Several garish gold frames having in the West Wing that used be adorned with pictures of Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron have been replaced with photos from the president's summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, Wall Street Journal reporter Michael Bender reports.In April, Trump and Macron's friendship appeared to reach new heights during a state dinner, when the French president praised their "great relationship" and Trump offered to wipe dandruff off Macron's shoulder. [Read More]
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Amnesty International has released a blistering press statement accusing President Donald Trump's administration of violating international and domestic laws regarding torture for its inhumane treatment of migrant children. [Read More]
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Cable news viewers will recognize Richard Painter as the former Bush White House ethics lawyer who really, really hates President Donald Trump.He's now running for U.S. Senate in Minnesota after recently making an official switch to the Democratic Party in a bid for the seat held by former Democratic Senator Al Franken. Painter's viral-ready ad may bring him to wider public attention in a way he hadn't intended. The unintentionally hilarious ad finds Painter standing in front of a dumpster that is literally on fire. [Read More]
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Massachusetts' Republican Governor Charlie Baker on Monday announced his state will no longer send National Guard troops to the border, citing the "inhuman treatment of children" at the hands of the Trump administration's immigration policy, WGBH News reports. [Read More]
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International Smoke is a huge hit in the Bay Area, but when Rockets fans caught wind of a location opening up in Houston, they took to their keyboards letting out harsh one-star reviews coupled with pictures for the restaurant that hasn't even opened yet. [Read More]
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The San Francisco Police officer responsible for shooting a fleeing suspect in the back on a crowded North Beach sidewalk earlier this month was also responsible for the deadly shooting of a 15-year-old back in 2012 while he was an officer with the South San Francisco Police Department. [Read More]
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