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Latest Breaking News

A group of Nobel Laureates have signed a declaration calling for urgent action on climate change
28 min ago - Quartz

Cliven Bundy says Rand Paul promised to make Nevada a ‘sovereign state’ if he’s elected president
58 min ago - RawStory/KNPR-FM

Charleston shooting investigation widens to include possible charges against additional suspects
1 hr ago - RawStory/The Charlotte Observer

FDA clears Vertex’s new treatment for cystic fibrosis (at $295K a year!)
1 hr ago - Boston Globe

Militants fire rocket into southern Israel -army
1 hr ago - Reuters

Obama to host head of Vietnam communist party
1 hr ago - AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

France says 'non' to Assange asylum plea
1 hr ago - The Local France

German authorities seize tank, other WWII weapons in raid
2 hrs ago - AP

Republicans vote to dramatically scale back oversight of lawmakers, other public officials
3 hrs ago - Wisconsin State Jounal

Wisconsin man charged with threatening to kill Obama in La Crosse
3 hrs ago - The Wisconsin State Journal

Streetcar vote coming Monday; judge denies union's request
5 hrs ago - WCPO

White House Plans Domestic Policy Push
5 hrs ago - PoliticalWire/WallStreetJournal

Bundler Says Biden Is Planning a White House Bid
5 hrs ago - PoliticalWire/WashTimes

Hispanic leaders say Republican Party must condemn Trump
5 hrs ago - AP

Evacuated families wait for smoke from rail spill to clear
5 hrs ago - AP

AP Exclusive: China Ministry posted bootleg 'Liar's Poker'
5 hrs ago - AP

Palestinian Authority arrests 100 Hamas members in West Bank
9 hrs ago - AP

Politico union advocate not appeased by snack bar
12 hrs ago - W Post

Union lawsuit seek full pay despite no Illinois budget
12 hrs ago - WREX

Cash-strapped UN food agency reduces help to Syrian refugees
13 hrs ago - Yahoo! News / AP

U.N. says Burundi did not hold fair election, human rights violated
13 hrs ago - Yahoo! News / Reuters

Mormon Church makes first donation to Utah gay youth program
13 hrs ago - Yahoo! News / Reuters

California removes 'lynching' language from state law
13 hrs ago - Yahoo! News / Reuters

Salmonella bacteria could offer new hope to pancreatic cancer patients
14 hrs ago - SCPR

Five barges break loose on Mississippi River near Gramercy; two containing caustic soda sink
16 hrs ago - Baton Rouge Advocate

Train derailment, fire prompt evacuation in Tennessee
16 hrs ago - TimesDaily.com

Tonight's full moon ushers in July's 'blue moon'
16 hrs ago - Oregonian

Labor-force participation drops to lowest level since 1977
17 hrs ago - Market Watch

No charges against Bill Cosby as investigators close Atlantic City rape case
17 hrs ago - Philly.com

An American Has Died From Measles for the First Time Since 2003
18 hrs ago - Gizmodo

Carmen’s Union calls for audit of MBTA pension plan
19 hrs ago - Boston Globe

Whole Foods CEOs admit to overcharging, apologize
19 hrs ago - CNN.com

7 police officers accused of torturing women
19 hrs ago - Associated Press

Top Republican doubts Senate will confirm ambassador to Cuba
20 hrs ago - Associated Press

Church shooting suspect's sister raises money for wedding
20 hrs ago - Associated Press

Judge rejects ex-Goldman board member's bid for exoneration
20 hrs ago - Associated Press

Bernie Sanders sees poll surge after series of record-breaking appearances
20 hrs ago - The Guardian

IMF says Greece needs extra €60bn in funds and debt relief
21 hrs ago - The Guardian

Voters reject tax increase to fund transit projects in Vancouver area
21 hrs ago - Globe and Mail

Greek banks down to €500m in cash reserves as economy crashes
21 hrs ago - The Telegraph

Democratic ex-Va. Sen. Jim Webb announces presidential bid
22 hrs ago - CNN

Third Federal Court Formally Strikes Down Louisiana's Gay Marriage Ban
22 hrs ago - TPM

Latest black church fire may not have been set by lightning, authorities say
22 hrs ago - The Guardian

Big Majority in New Jersey See Christie as a Bad President
22 hrs ago - Political Wire

Poll: Majority Sees Confederate Flag as Southern Pride Symbol, Not Racist
23 hrs ago - CNN

Pro-Clinton Groups Raised More than $24 million in Second Quarter
23 hrs ago - Wall Street Journal

Bernie Sanders Raises $15 Million In Just Two Months
23 hrs ago - Huffington Post

Nigeria Boko Haram crisis: Militants 'kill 40' in Monguno
Yesterday - BBC

'Wow, pulled back wrong throttle:' captain of crashed TransAsia plane
Yesterday - Reuters

Salon Media’s Editorial Staff To Unionize with the Writers Guild of America, East
Yesterday - WG East

AFTER TRADE DEAL, OBAMA SEEKS TO REPAIR RIFT WITH LABOR
Yesterday - AP

Tesla tops 11,000 vehicles delivered in second quarter
Yesterday - AP

Afghan court quashes Farkhunda mob killing death sentences
Yesterday - BBC

Japan’s population decline the steepest on record
Yesterday - THE ASAHI SHIMBUN

Chambers criticizes (Gov) Ricketts (R-NE) for donating $100,000 to death penalty effort
Yesterday - Omaha World Herald

BP Agrees to Pay $18.7 Billion in Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Suit
Yesterday - New York Times

LIVE COVERAGE: No casualties, no shooter spotted at Washington Navy Yard
Yesterday - Reuters

Oklahoma Supreme Court Gives Homeowners Go-Ahead to Sue Oil Companies over Fracking Earthquakes
Yesterday - allgov

Greek finance chief vows to resign if voters back European bailout demands Share on Facebook
Yesterday - Washington Post

Payroll employment rises by 223,000 in June; unemployment rate declines to 5.3%
Yesterday - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Steve King Ready To Impeach Kagan, Ginsburg After Gay Marriage Ruling
Yesterday - TPM

Navy Yard on lockdown after report of shooting
Yesterday - WUSA9

Tennessee Train Derailment: 5,000 Residents Evacuated From Maryville
Yesterday - NBC

Hillary Clinton ridiculed 'wacky' Cameron's attempt to torpedo Lisbon Treaty
Yesterday - Daily Torygraph

Transit strike continues
Yesterday - WISN, ABC affiliate in Milwaukee, WI

July 2, 2015 - Sanders Gains On Clinton In Iowa Dem Caucus
Yesterday - Quinnipiac Polling Institute

36 dead, 19 missing, over 100 rescued as ferry capsizes in Philippines
Yesterday - AP

Robot kills man at Volkswagen plant in Germany
Yesterday - AP

5th Circuit to courts in Texas: Allow gay marriage because Supreme Court says so
Yesterday - AP

Trump defends inflammatory comments, asks 'Who is doing the raping?'
Yesterday - cnn

Bigoted Texas Attorney General Could Be Facing Life in Prison on First-Degree Felony Charges
Yesterday - ForwardProgressives

Former CNN correspondent, anchor survive motel gunfight
Yesterday - KOAT Albuquerque

Episcopalians Vote to Allow Gay Marriage in Churches
Yesterday - NBC News / Associated Press

Alabama Federal Judge: Marriage Equality Must Begin in Every County. Now.
Yesterday - Human Rights Campaign

US warns of Russia, China military threat amid growing chaos
Yesterday - Yahoo! News / AFP

Luton family of 12 'may have gone to Syria'
Yesterday - BBC

Bernie Sanders readies for first financial test against Hillary Clinton
Yesterday - CNN

Police arrest Raymon Carter, suspect in CVS fire
Yesterday - Baltimore Sun

Exclusive: U.S., Venezuela launch quiet diplomacy to ease acrimony
Yesterday - Yahoo! News / Reuters

In emails, Hillary's outside advisers pushed hawkish Afghan line
Yesterday - Yahoo! News / Reuters

General Discussion: Primaries
New FL Poll- HRC 65% -Bernie 21%/ NJ Poll HRc 63% -Bernie 15%/MI Poll- HRc-57% -Bernie 25%
By DemocratSinceBirth - 1 min ago

General Discussion
Louisiana Horror Story: Race, class, murder, the death penalty, marijuana, vicious prosecutor
By Comrade Grumpy - 1 min ago

Propaganda Debunking
Debunking Right Wing Confederate Facebook Meme
By wyldwolf - 1 min ago

General Discussion
An Attack on Press Freedom: SPIEGEL Targeted by US Intelligence
By n2doc - 4 min ago

Environment & Energy
A tale of two (soil) cities—(benefits of "cover crops" to soil)
By OKIsItJustMe - 7 min ago

General Discussion
Should the Confederate Flag Fly on the Fourth of July?
By yuiyoshida - 8 min ago

General Discussion
Persistent Attacks by Banks on CFPB
By november3rd - 12 min ago

General Discussion
Fans fly Confederate flag at NASCAR race in Daytona Beach
By yuiyoshida - 13 min ago

Bernie Sanders
CBS This Morning: Viable Challenges To Clinton Campaign As 2016 Race Narrows (video)
By Purveyor - 18 min ago

Martin O'Malley
Gary Hart Says Martin O'Malley Can Bring "Generational Change"
By elleng - 20 min ago

General Discussion: Primaries
CBS This Morning: Viable Challenges To Clinton Campaign As 2016 Race Narrows (video)
By Purveyor - 21 min ago

Latest Breaking News
A group of Nobel Laureates have signed a declaration calling for urgent action on climate change
By bananas - 28 min ago

Environment & Energy
In Oklahoma, Fracking Companies Can Now Be Sued Over Earthquakes
By Panich52 - 29 min ago

Bernie Sanders
The Real Reasons Bernie Sanders Is Transforming The Election: Here’s Why He Galvanizes The Left
By Purveyor - 30 min ago

Good Reads
Human Rights Watch Daily Brief, July 3 2015
By Jefferson23 - 31 min ago

Video & Multimedia
Confederate flags expected to fly in Texas Fourth of July parades
By yuiyoshida - 31 min ago

General Discussion
It's official - Greece has been declared in default
By GliderGuider - 32 min ago

General Discussion
Marijuana Officially Legal for Adults in Oregon Today
By former9thward - 33 min ago

General Discussion: Primaries
Number One O'Malley Volunteer!
By bigtree - 34 min ago

General Discussion
Bill O’Reilly’s Producer Describes The Horrors Of Seeing Homeless People In A Train Station
By Panich52 - 35 min ago

General Discussion
U.S. Senate Committee Votes to Prohibit Feds From Interfering in State Medical Marijuana Laws
By former9thward - 37 min ago

Bernie Sanders
Based on the statistics in this article, I say Bernie is just what America wants!
By peacebird - 39 min ago

Education
This Is How We Are Spending Billions On The Sexual Mis-Education Of America’s Youth
By Panich52 - 41 min ago

General Discussion: Primaries
The Real Reasons Bernie Sanders Is Transforming The Election: Here’s Why He Galvanizes The Left
By Purveyor - 42 min ago

Bernie Sanders
GMA: Bernie Sanders an Unlikely Source of Competition for Hillary Clinton
By Purveyor - 45 min ago

General Discussion
Friday Toon Roundup 2: The Rest
By n2doc - 46 min ago

General Discussion: Primaries
GMA: Bernie Sanders an Unlikely Source of Competition for Hillary Clinton
By Purveyor - 46 min ago

General Discussion
Friday Toon Roundup 1:Political Fireworks
By n2doc - 47 min ago

General Discussion
Please, PLEASE, help me!
By chervilant - 52 min ago

General Discussion
Enemies -- foreign and domestic
By Cyrano - 55 min ago

Video & Multimedia
Pic Of The Moment: Flashback To Republicans' 2012 Election Post-Mortem
By EarlG - 55 min ago

Latest Breaking News
Cliven Bundy says Rand Paul promised to make Nevada a ‘sovereign state’ if he’s elected president
By DonViejo - 58 min ago

General Discussion
TPP leaks reveal that poor people in poor countries will die because of TPP
By brentspeak - 58 min ago

Environment & Energy
36 Nobel laureates sign Mainau Declaration 2015 on Climate Change
By OKIsItJustMe - 1 hr ago

Latest Breaking News
Charleston shooting investigation widens to include possible charges against additional suspects
By DonViejo - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Are School Shootings Contagious?
By vinny9698 - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
To Many Iraqis, US Isn't Really Seeking to Defeat ISIS
By J_J_ - 1 hr ago

General Discussion: Primaries
Martin O'Malley: “I’m not running for protest candidate"
By bigtree - 1 hr ago

Israel/Palestine
Two rockets fired from Sinai land in open areas in Negev
By grossproffit - 1 hr ago

Hillary Clinton
After years as the former secretary of state’s loyal assistant, Huma Abedin is emerging as a campa
By riversedge - 1 hr ago

Latest Breaking News
FDA clears Vertex’s new treatment for cystic fibrosis (at $295K a year!)
By question everything - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Bubba Watson, PGA pro and owner of the General Lee from Dukes of Hazard tweeted:
By hootinholler - 1 hr ago

General Discussion: Primaries
Thank You Wisconsin, Sanders Tells 10,000 at Madison Coliseum
By G_j - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
SCOTUS Case Could Bring "Right to Work" to All 50 States
By Jefferson23 - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
This guy ... this is the guy.
By WilliamPitt - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Damn I can't believe I never met him!
By cilla4progress - 1 hr ago

Good Reads
How the next US nuclear accident could happen - by Hugh Gusterson
By bananas - 1 hr ago

Religion
Iceland strikes down blasphemy laws
By shenmue - 1 hr ago

Latest Breaking News
Militants fire rocket into southern Israel -army
By Bosonic - 1 hr ago

Latest Breaking News
Obama to host head of Vietnam communist party
By DonViejo - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Grandpa OS takes his granddaughter to her first concert age 9.5 years old
By Omaha Steve - 1 hr ago

Latest Breaking News
France says 'non' to Assange asylum plea
By DonViejo - 1 hr ago

General Discussion: Primaries
This clip sums up why I believe HRC will not win the nomination. She's NOT a good politician
By Indepatriot - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
fox news is hostile to so many groups
By samsingh - 1 hr ago

Video & Multimedia
Facepalming while I watch "Americans"....
By zebonaut - 1 hr ago

Populist Reform of the Democratic Party
Ayn Rand Hits the Fan, or What the Hell Happened to American Businesses
By rhett o rick - 1 hr ago

Science
900 pound croc fossil - video
By Panich52 - 1 hr ago

Bernie Sanders
The Young Turks discuss Bernie Sandern campaign....
By daleanime - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Calling Dan Savage! We need your Google-bomb skills!
By Fuddnik - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion: Primaries
The Young Turks discuss Bernie Sandern campaign....
By daleanime - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Economic exodus means two-thirds of Puerto Ricans may soon live in US
By marmar - 2 hrs ago

Science
'Jesus lizard' first walked on water in Wyoming
By Panich52 - 2 hrs ago

Atheists & Agnostics
Christian's Video Meltdown Rant Over teh Gay Marriage
By progressoid - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion: Primaries
See Rand Paul Run Away (Coward)
By UCmeNdc - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion: Primaries
Hillary Clinton Reveals How The Bible Made Her Who She Is Today
By Joe Magarac - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Fox News: Overtime Pay Is Just A 'Giveaway'
By UCmeNdc - 2 hrs ago

Science
Black hole wakes up after 27 years
By Panich52 - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Cop tortures handcuffed man while yelling "Stop resisisting" for the body-cam.
By DetlefK - 2 hrs ago

Science
2-faced Pluto | Videos as Ne Horizons approaches - EarthSky
By Panich52 - 2 hrs ago

Video & Multimedia
Rachel Maddow - Rare expression suggests political power of decency
By Galraedia - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
You’ve Seen It On Facebook, But Does This Gay Pride Meme Deserve All The Outrage?
By DonViejo - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Healing a Wounded Sense of Morality
By damnedifIknow - 2 hrs ago

Bernie Sanders
AFL-CIO leader tries to quell pro-Sanders revolt
By Ichingcarpenter - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
5 things Republicans would call treason if Democrats did them
By DonViejo - 2 hrs ago

Latest Breaking News
German authorities seize tank, other WWII weapons in raid
By Omaha Steve - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion: Primaries
Just checking in...
By MrScorpio - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Take a Spin on the Antonin Scalia Insult Generator!
By Surya Gayatri - 2 hrs ago

National Security & Defense
Can marijuana cure PTSD? Many veterans say yes
By unhappycamper - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras learning EU’s No. 1 rule: Don’t mess with Angela Merkel
By hack89 - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
The ugly war on gay rights: When “religious freedom” becomes “freedom from laws”
By DonViejo - 3 hrs ago