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Archives: April 6, 2015

How did the Confederate flag become a symbol of racism? When was it not? (Opinion) {al.com}

Reflections on right wing ideology underlying their approach to all issues...

Thank you, thank you, public television, for making Sunday nights so rich!!

Serena and Novak: Love them or hate them, you gotta admit ...............

Boycott Indiana—for Imprisoning a Woman Who Miscarried

My advocacy for CBD oil will continue, but my struggle with illness cannot: guest opinion {al.com}

you score 2 points in the final 8 minutes...

2007 climate study predicted permanent drought in Southwest

"That's not who we are."

PHOTOS: Soldiers fire live ammo, wound two in Nabi Saleh protest

NCAA tournament: Wisconsin’s Bo Ryan nears the pinnacle

The coolest dog in the world is reaching the end of his time with us

Fabulous Blood Moon Photo

Robert De Niro: Hillary Clinton Should Be the Next President

The noose tightens

TYT: Airstrikes = Fertilizer For ISIS

Racist (and Sexist) Ferguson emails released. You can read them...

TYT: GOP Tries To Ban Steak And Seafood Purchases With Food Stamps

Deliman, the movie

Conservatives raise over $80,000 for florist who turned away gay couple

Celebrate Holy Week!

TYT: Obama Vs. Putin? POLL: Who Is A Greater Threat To America?

Executive of the US. That is the Federal President

EU rights conference to give equal billing to anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim hatred

TYT: Elizabeth Warren Declares War On Wall Street Banks

TYT: Bill O'Reilly Claims Christians Are More Persecuted Than Muslims

There is a living breathing human being at the other end of your keyboard.

Federal report: Vegan diet best for planet

The Braves implosion continues: Kimbrel and Melvin Upton traded

Queen As Folk English version is back on Logo

Goat runs amok in NJ

The education model that fell apart. Albany charter schools.

Albany charter schools. The education model that fell apart.

Anti-Israel protesters call ‘Kill the Jews’ in Vienna

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 6 April 2015

Did the big banks offer the Senate Democratic Caucus a bribe?

Greece moves to quell default fears, pledges to meet 'all obligations'

Microsoft reveals plans to give people with autism full-time positions

I literally saw someone CROWDSURF at church today.

Last Week Tonight April 5th

The Rolling Stone / UVa thing: what did the UVa President do wrong?

BAWAWAWAWAWAWA

Hillary Clinton Room Post.-Thanks again MIRT for banning our recent returning champion.

"I want to tell my story", says a man who is miraculously hale after 66 days at sea

Transgender Woman Cites Attacks and Abuse in Men’s Prison

Was this for real? John Oliver - oops, West Coast spoiler

The Sweet Briar Dilemma: Will Predatory Lending Take Down More Colleges?

dear youtube, STOP IT!

Why North Carolina's "Religious Freedom" Bill Is Even Worse Than Indiana's

Pat Buchanan schools Hannity on Iran

Glenn Beck wants you to buy this crap

Air India co-pilot beats up captain inside cockpit

Indiana GOP leaders ignored warning of firestorm

GTA 5 Online Cheating Punished With Exploding Cars

Indicted cop can't recall shooting suspects from hood of car

Here's a First Lady I can get behind for president.

UW BB team pic from Indiana- make of it what you will

Military adviser Adam Cobb arrested in US on child pornography

Agriculture appointees connected to waived political fees

Kids now spend hundreds of dollars on "prom proposals".

Potty Parity and Other Useless Bills in the TxLege

A Reminder how the USA and Great Britain together

Diss Amnesty Group welcomes former socialist prisoner Perico Rodriguez for talk

Petition Against Obama Decree on Venezuela Tops 8m Signatures

A new exodus? The reality of being Jewish in Europe today

I am not pissed, I am heartbroken now.

Daily Holidays -April 6

Serbian stray dog advocate fights to save his 450 pooches

“Bad Bank” Mania Spreads in Europe

Greek debt: Finance minster says Greece will repay International Monetary Fund loan this week

Iran deal: Obama earns his Nobel

Rolling Stone failed in ‘basic journalistic practice’, review finds

Donbass: ‘The War Has Not Started Yet’ - PEPE ESCOBAR

Andreas Lubitz’s medical background not reported to German aviation watchdog

Muslim leader calls for doubling number of mosques in France

French court summons former Guantanamo Bay prison chief over allegations of torture

Death penalty hearing for man charged with killing 3 Muslims

Kenya bombs Somalia al-Shabab bases after Garissa attack

How to handle republican misinformation:

Tom Cotten vs. The Twitterverse

Lee surrendered at Appomattox courthouse, 9 April 1865

Photo of the Day

Angela Davis, quote

$33.8 million awarded to Fort Worth man who fell through skylight

Rand Paul and 2016: A message of change, delivered deadpan

Dutchman held by AQIM Islamists freed in Mali (French defence ministry)

Isis Posts Grisly Pictures of Beheaded Palestinians in Yarmouk Camp

ISIS Beheading Palestinians in Damascus

Beneath California Crops, Groundwater Crisis Grows

American police killed more people in March (111) than the entire UK police have killed since 1900

Georgia Teacher: Your Parents Aren't Christian if They Support Obama

The more religious you are the more likely you are a right wing idiot.

Pakistan says Saudi-led coalition in Yemen wants troops

How Elizabeth Warren Made Expanding Social Security Cool

Obama: I'm 'absolutely committed' to Israel's security

Feeding and sheltering homeless LGBT kids doesn't raise anywhere near what bigots did for bigotry

Where is Owen Parfitt?

ISIS Blows Up Church on Easter Sunday: Syria State News Agency

Tibi: Shame on Arab world for ignoring massacre of Palestinians at Syria refugee camp

"Defeat the Washington Machine"; "Unleash the American Dream"

Meme of the Week - April 6th

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Government Surveillance (HBO)

Bells of Rhymney

Whistleblowers:Citigroup Falsely Represented Up to 80% of Mortgages Sold to Fannie & Freddie in 2007

Lon Simmons, Bay Area sportscaster, dead at 91

The Sweet Briar Dilemma: Will Predatory Lending Take Down More Colleges?

ISIS and What's at Stake for Saudi Arabia?

Chris Hedges: Boycott, Divest and Sanction Corporations That Feed on Prisons

Dissertation Defense April 17th at 4 pm

Sleepwalking Toward A New Ecology - Experiencing The Great Acceleration

UPDATED: Jeb Identified Himself as ‘Hispanic’

When War Is the Only Option We All Lose

For 3 Years Straight, Russia Loses Forest Area Equivalent To Size Of Switzerland

Ted’s Devious Health Insurance Adventure - By Michael Tomasky

China: Car crash 'Casanova' caught out at hospital

Jeb Bush no es hispano

John Oliver Makes Edward Snowden Squirm on ‘Last Week Tonight’

Right-Wing Zionists are Buying Right-Wing American Repubs.

Monday Toon Roundup 1- Deal Haters

Monday Toon Roundup 2- Real Haters

I sort of wish gas prices would go up again.

Monday Toon Roundup 3- The Rest

Loretta Lynch Now Has The Votes To Be AG, But Will McConnell Allow It?

GOP’s bizarro foreign policy: Alienate America’s closest allies on “day one”

The overuse of the word treason

...A Marxist dissident explains what the left gets wrong about Russia

I found this to be interesting. Maybe, you will, too. Thank you, jakeXT for bringing it to DU.

John Oliver Flew to Russia to Interview Edward Snowden for One of the Best Clips You’ll See All Year

Brave MRA reveals the true lesson of the Woody Allen mess

Fired for ‘being too nice’: Tenants at luxurious NY tower rally behind sacked doorman

Concealed carry predictions way off target (No blood in the streets)

China school abuse: Search for justice after son raped

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, April 7: In the Company of Legends

Michelle Obama is on ABC right now - ABC is at the WH covering

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, April 8: Star of the Month: Anthony Quinn

Big energy’s campaign cash keeps solar down in Florida

Self Portrait Contest...Vote for me, please!

Drug ripoff gone fatally wrong leaves questions from Miami to Canada

TYT: Why Big Sugar Hired 'Protesters' Against Florida Land Deal

"His rare ability to connect with voters viscerally in face-to-face settings is his trump card"

Police: Florida men try to steal honey, get attacked by 30,000 bees

Iran won upfront sanctions relief, but with potential snags

According to you who will win Republican Primary ?

Social conservatives alert: the Republican ticket will be Bush-Paul

Self Portrait Contest -- Vote for me, please!

5 Things 'Pro-Lifers' Should Support If They Are Actually 'Pro-Family' - The National Memo

Academics pursue judicial review over cancelled Israel conference

Elizabeth Warren Chastised For labeling Herself Native American---Jeb Bush Registered As Hispanic

Yemen Rebels Say Ready To Talk If Saudi-Led Bombing Campaign Ends

Calling all geeks. Get 'yer red-hot news from CERN right here!

Aggression, not just depression, led co-pilot to crash plane, experts say

TOM TOMRROW: God Speaks

If there is a just God Wisconsin will win tonight...

Why is Rolling Stone getting so much flack for that rape article

World’s Biggest, Fastest Particle Collider Restarts

Rahm Emanuel: Symbol of a Sick America

A Climate History of Droughts and Floods in California;Lynn Ingram, Professor UC Berkeley (18 min.)

Zappa warns about right wing legislation based on religious morality back in the 80's.

Clinton Will Acquire Obama’s Email List

Atheism: The Next Civil Rights Movement?

Rick Santorum quotes ‘God Hates Fags’ slogan on national TV to defend ‘religious freedom’ laws

Where on Earth does lightning flash most?

Jon Gold: We Were Lied To About 9/11 - Episode 24 - Ray McGovern

Islamists kidnap 300 Kurds in Syria: Kurdish officials

In 19th Century, Scientists Calculated Gases In Atmosphere Cause A "Greenhouse Effect"

Auroras in motion - 3 min vid

I didn't know illegals are the cause of the California water shortage.

Venus and the zodiacal light in April 2015

What's for Dinner, Mon., April 6, 2015

40 murders in Carabobo state Venezuela over easter weekend (Spanish)

Solar eclipse pix from space

Evangelicals Are Clear. THEY Will Continue To Persecute LGBT People No Matter What.

Southern white guy opens up

Louisiana Principal Determined To Ruin Prom For Bad-A** Tux-Wearing Lesbian Honors Student *UPDATE*

Atlantis Won't Sink, Experts Agree | John Michael Greer

5 “Ugly” Animals Who Deserve More Love

2016 US Senate Election- Democrats guide to a majority.

In honor of opening day for MLB - it's time for our yearly DU Tradition....

How powerhouse Venezuela has turned into a pauper

Daily Cute: Playful Bear Juggles Bail of Hay

Something has gone terribly wrong here on Easter week-end and

Doesn't matter where you are, rich and/or famous, can get away with nearly anything.

Easter comes once per year...

Judge says Brooklyn woman can use Facebook to serve divorce papers

Fans At Wrigley Field Are Resorting To Peeing In Cups

You all know how chicken I am to do anything to my computer.

Who do you trust most for your news?

Kissing balls

Jeb Bush Listed Himself as ‘Hispanic’ on Voter Form.

Islam is not a religion of peace

Breakthrough? Does Fox appears "soft" on opposing Iran deal?

WHITE PEOPLE RAPPING

Right-winger claims gays will force everyone to be gay...

First low-level trace of Fukushima radioactivity detected off B.C.

Record Gasoline Output to Curb Biggest U.S. Oil Glut in 85 Years

Rick Perry's Plan to Kill Obama's Iran Deal

Service Industries in U.S. Sustained Pace of Growth in March

Pic Of The Moment: Jeb Bush So Eager To Appeal To Hispanic Voters, He Turns Into One

Larry Summers: The Past Month May Go Down as a Turning Point for U.S. Economic Power

I think my grandson might be gay. And I couldn't be more thrilled.

North Carolina Turned Away by U.S. High Court on Voting Rules

Toshiba Opens Hydrogen Energy Research & Development Center in Tokyo

Wesley Clark: Ukraine Must Be Armed Right Now

Serbian stray dog advocate fights to save his 450 pooches

This conservative group is tired of being accused of climate denial — and is fighting back

Ukraine Bans Broadcast Of Many Russian Films

Prayer for Easter Monday.

Six Ukrainian Soldiers Killed As Rebel Uprising Marks First Anniversary

How the Christians stole Easter

Venezuela: Does an increase in poverty signal threat to government?

Now some of the Religious nut jobs are claiming c-sections are "against God's will"

Pentagon Upgrades Biggest ‘Bunker Buster’ Bomb In Case Iran Talks Fail - Report

Joe Arpaio, “America’s Toughest Sheriff,” Comes With A Hefty Price Tag

Michigan lawmaker (R) apologizes for 'agenda alert' about newspaper's gay editor

Florida Gov. Rick Scott reverses course, opposes Medicaid expansion

Dwarf Dragons Found in Cloud Forests of the Andes : Discovery News

More than 1 million Californians don’t have reliable access to clean water

Asian students dominate admissions to elite Thomas Jefferson High School

Will Iran deal pave way for unity government?

History repeats itself as radical Christians ignore their own historical failures.

Artists Sneak 100-Pound Bust Of Edward Snowden Onto War Memorial In Brooklyn

EarthShots: must see planet pix

Artists secretly install Edward Snowden statue in Brooklyn park

Chicago Elections Chief Got Lobbying Contracts from Rahm Emanuel's Administration

SCLC Suspends Pastor Who Called For Black Families To Arm Themselves Against Police

April 2015 | James Howard Kunstler

Alaska lawmakers eye ways to improve voter access to polls

SCLC Suspends Pastor Who Called For Black Families To Arm Themselves Against Police(Religion x-post)

Boko Haram disguised as preachers kill at least 24 in Nigeria

Foreign Policy Exclusive: Rwanda Revisited

Minneapolis Police, To Black Teen, "You F**k With Me, And I Will Break Your Leg"

Venezuela races to collect 10M signatures against Obama

The School of Globalism | James Howard Kunstler

Development Astroturfers to People on Fixed Incomes in Berkeley: "Thanks for Playing! Buh Bye!"

Cubs Offer 20% Off a Future Game Ticket to All Fans with Urine or Feces In Their Pants

Opening day

Get ready for Opening Day with MLB players reciting the 'Field of Dreams' speech

I understand why the GOP doesn't trust Iran, but why do they trust Israel?

A NEW day or mending fences or DUers never let me down

Rand Paul’s Campaign Slogan

Cruz’s Constant References to Jesus Drive Millions to Atheism

Tension Mounts as Christian Convention Opens near Atheist Convention

Bo and Sunny in the Easter spirit....

Ultra-fast charging aluminum battery offers safe alternative to conventional batteries

3 views on Iran deal: Pope, Netanyahu, Feinstein

Hillary Clinton Staff on Alert

The First Family on Easter Sunday...

Gardner C. Taylor, dean of black preachers, dies at 96

Czech leader bans US envoy from his castle

The First Family on Easter Sunday 2005 and 2015

California’s Deepening Drought: Ten Things to Know

Pope at Easter prays for killed Kenyan students, decries persecution

Churchgoer Tries to Hide Gun After Accidentally Shooting It Mid-Prayer

Chile flood toll: 107 dead or missing

In Republican race for White House, Pences fortunes plummet sharply

Paul Taps House GOP Troublemakers

Did I really just see that Jeb Bush has declared himself "Hispanic?"

Santorum quotes gay slur to defend anti-LGBT discrimination

Rejected by mother

Scientists Seek Ban on Method of Editing the Human Genome

Colorado Finds In Favor Of Bakery That Wouldn't Decorate Anti-Gay Cake

Reza Aslan explains why it’s fine to blame ISIS on Islam— and why Islamophobes still have it wrong

New Jersey Cops Tried Confiscating Cameras After Mauling Man to Death With Police Dog

Copycats

Tweet from the ISS - Scott Kelly...

Cruz abandons subtlety with theocentric pitch

A closer look at Joni Ernst's military credentials

Make the Confederacy's Defeat a National Holiday

Should The Confederacy's Defeat Be A National Holiday?

Bernie Sanders: What I worry about...

Virginia Foxx On The Pain Of Working Families: ‘We Work Hard For Our ($174K Paychecks'

The Sweetest Thing - Pine Hill Project (Lucy Kaplansky and Richard Shindell)

Sleep is a luxury good: poor Americans get less than the rich

Who's a bigger traitor?

She Takes Off A Doll’s Face With Nail Polish Remover. When You See The Result You’ll Want One!

Autism Speaks, But Does it Listen?

John Oliver Interview with Edward Snowden re Mass US Surveillance & the Patriot Act

So What the Heck Did Greenwald Say at a Memorial Lecture for a Pro-Lyncher That's So Secretive?

Dog obeys cops' command to his owners to lie down on the floor

Sage-Grouse Merchants of Doubt (conservation, environment v industry)

Do me one small favor, on your way out, send in Luca Brasi!

Maintenence man routinely removes communist flag from Washington Statehouse- RWNJs take credit

Plumber admits illegally tapping gas line in building that exploded.

Rick Scott Flip-Flops, Opposes Obamacare's Medicaid Expansion

Ayahuasca psychedelic tested for depression

Yemen – The Big Picture

5 Questions for the 'Bomb Iran' Caucus

Frat To Pursue Legal Action Against 'Rolling Stone'

Anti-wildlife proposals flood Capitol Hill - tell your elected officials to vote to protect wildlife

Listening to Folk Alley today...

Phi Kappa Psi to 'pursue all available legal action' against Rolling Stone

State Lawmakers Want To Put A Statue Of Billy Graham Inside The US Capitol

"I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in." ~ George S. McGovern

NATIONAL: 2016 GOP REMAINS WIDE OPEN

Rand Paul Is Not A Libertarian

(RT) NSA Holds Info Over US Citizens Like Loaded Gun, But Says ‘Trust Me’ – Snowden

Papantonio: U.S. Troops Getting Screwed By Big Banks

Chicago's Canine Flu Outbreak "Almost An Epidemic," Vets Say

Chicago's Canine Flu Outbreak "Almost An Epidemic," Vets Say

Iowa pastors play influential role in 2016 presidential race

CERN's Large Hadron Collider Discovers Devilish New Particle

Why Is Everyone Going After Chris Wallace

Watch: Israel threatened with 'electronic Holocaust' on April 7

Joni Ernst and her failure with 'Bible Verse Picking' (Parable of the Talent)

Rand's run --

LAT: Minority groups back energy companies in fight against solar power

Make the Confederacy's Defeat a National Holiday

Why Humans Prevail

Quinnipiac Senate Polls: PA, Toomey +13, OH, Strickland +9

Call Me A RWer if you like but Ill Say It: 2016 Primary Will Be A Sad Joke.

Where are the bills to end the militarization of police and murder of black men?

I just served on a jury, and we came to a decision without problems.

Ultra-fast charging aluminum battery offers safe alternative to conventional batteries

Koterba toon: Secret Service at Easter

A New Common Sense: Why We need a new Progressive Movement

Prosecutor: Boston Marathon bomber wanted to terrorize US

Cleveland Cop Michael Brelo to Stand Trial for Voluntary Manslaughter

Iowa bishop issues oddly detailed death threat from pulpit — but he won’t reveal target

Illinoisans among least likely to use drugs to relax, Gallup finds

4-5-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1954 in 2:00

Atacama 'Tsunami': Freak rainfall floods devastate driest desert

4-5-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1954 in 2:00

4-5-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1954 in 2:00

Where is the Love for Stoni and Stephen? RIP Little Angels

4-6-15 Often Southern states are the focus of histories of slavery in the US in 2:00

4-6-15 Often Southern states are the focus of histories of slavery in the US in 2:00

Saturday night I filled in for my son and watched the Final Four basketball game...

4-6-15 Often Southern states are the focus of histories of slavery in the US in 2:00

Teachers' 'super-union' a possibility as NUT and ATL discuss collaboration

Texas lawmakers want to close 'bypass' for teen abortions

Texas AG Paxton Makes Sure Texas Is On the Wrong Side of Same-Sex Marriage History

UN warns situation in Damascus refugee camp is 'beyond inhumane'

Sarcasm is Warranted

Weird green things in space

This year's Eater sermon including Bill O'Reilly and George Costanza

Fox news mad that students learn from class

WaPo: Voting for POTUS via Smartphone

Obamas Celebrate Annual Easter Egg Roll at White House (pics)

Granddaughter lovingly preserves WWII vet's stories

Modi says India to strike own path in climate battle (more emissions planned)

Pap and Abby Martin: Neocon War Hawks Prep For Iran Conflict

Cuba restructures its socialism: steadily but without stopping or pausing

Modi blames changing lifestyles for India's rising pollution

RELEASE: NLRB General Counsel Issues Guidance for Representation Case Rule Implementation

RELEASE: NLRB General Counsel Issues Guidance for Representation Case Rule Implementation

Man Imprisoned After Filming Eric Garner’s Death, Refusing to Eat, Rat Poison Found in Jail Food

Sometimes ya just gotta go, what the fuck?

Which is your favorite Easter Egg Roll?

U.S. military intervenes in Latin America, Marines going to Honduras

The New York Times Offers One of the Worst Explanations You’ll Read of Why College Is So Expensive

Ted Cruz Isn't an Idiot -- He's Delusional and That's Far More Dangerous

2016 presidential candidates address inequality (sort of)

Opinion: A Long History of Predatory Practices Against Developing Countries

Automakers Say You Don’t Really Own Your Car

Three New Species of ‘Dwarf Dragon’ Discovered in South America

Saudi Arabia welcomes Iran nuclear deal, seeks region free of WMD: statement

Gofundme rewards another 'Christian' who discriminates with over $100,000!

Why Obama Should Remove Cuba From the Terror List: The Cuban Opportunity

Help is on the way

Why Obama Should Remove Cuba From the Terror List: The Cuban Opportunity

Giant Rabbits Make Excellent Pets, Just Sayin'

Scotland: man runs nekkid with cricket bat through Toys R Us

Problem with internet connection

Scientists Confirm Link Between BMW Ownership And Being An Asshole

White Man On White Supremacy & Fear of a Black Nation (xpost from V&M)

From St. Louis To LA: Ten Cases Of Cops Caught Planting Evidence

The Man Who Almost Died From Drinking (Too Much) Tea

LTTE: Gladys Polhemus: Suspend aid to Honduras, demand human rights

CIA tried to stop arrest, torture of 'innocent' Maher Arar, says former spy

In Iowa, Ted Cruz denounces gay marriage, lauds Indiana religious liberty bill

Why The Christian Right May Never Recover From Indiana

Strikes proliferate in China as working class awakens

Pesky spring guest buzzes Obama's Easter egg roll.

Major Severe Weather Outbreak Possible This Week

US stock indexes gain in quiet trading; oil price surges

"All indications that the Coast Guard has is that this guy seems to be telling the truth"

So am I totally off base here?

It's in the hands of the jury now, and the suspense is killing me

Scott Walker, Feeling Kinship With Ronald Reagan, Claims His Legacy

TOON: Republicans' True Colors

Buffett: Citizens United Tilts the Balance Even More Toward the Super-Rich

Yet another endangered species being wiped out by Chinese over-indulgence ....

Science Shows Marijuana Can Help Kill Tumors, Federal Government Admits

Hummingbird stuck to Easter bouquet survives trip from Courtenay

Ret. Republican Col said, "I know what my party wants, and they want WAR."

Egypt: Halt Executions of Six Men

Spotlight needed on Trevor Noah's anti-atheist bigotry

What's with the Huckster and All the Anti-Gay Bigots Comparing Indiana to Saudi Arabia Lately?

David Horsey on our water situation: Today's LA Times...

Listen to McCain, Boehner, Cruz, etc. they are screaming for an Iran war

Brazil Announces Huge 350 MW Floating Solar Power Plant

DU'ers in Midwest, Plains and South, beware of possible rough weather this week...

Brazil Announces Huge 350 MW Floating Solar Power Plant

UPDATE 2-Brazil hikes corporate taxes to meet elusive fiscal goal

NRA Jackass Blames Women Who Don’t Carry Guns for Being Raped

Wrigley Field Removes Iconic Ivy From Urinal Troughs

Anti-gay "pastor" charged with stealing $150K...blames gays. No, really.

Pro-gay church pastor hands out free cupcakes at gay bars

Giraffe Says Goodbye to Terminally Ill Zoo Worker

Five Reasons Why San Francisco Must Not Give Up Public Land for Market-Rate Development

The "Food Babe" Blogger Is Full of Shit

Hundreds of Obama and Maduro Effigies Burned in Caracas Easter Celebration

Hands Up.

Peru Launches New Satellite System To Combat Illegal Fishing

Peru Launches New Satellite System To Combat Illegal Fishing

Mayors de Blasio and Garcetti Announce Legal Action in Support of Immigration Reforms

Obama: 'Misjudgment' To Make Iran Deal Contingent On Recognizing Israel

Sorry, But This President's Actions Regarding Iran Should Have You Up In Arms!

On Pandora, I'm hearing a song I completely forgot about!

Venezuelan Coup Plotter Gustavo Cisneros Donated $1M to Clinton Foundation

Cruz’s Constant References to Jesus Drive Millions to Atheism

Rand Paul Presidential Campaign Teaser Features Him Speaking At A Top Anti-Gay Conference

Mother: Caring for 7 Billion. Watch it and learn.

Why Won't "Becky" Let Black Girls Rock?

The new headlight law-I know I'm going to screw this up.

This Map Shows Every Religious Freedom Law Across the U.S.

Bogota cops accused of sexually harrassing shoplifting suspects

Ten fruits and vegetables you’re storing wrong

DeLauro: Pay people $2,000 to turn in assault weapons

Underage deaths by Venezuelan police increased 55 percent

Why Humans Prevail

After Bush order, Florida universities cope with shrinking black enrollment

A lunatic, a Texan, a Teabagger, and a Canadian walk into a bar.

In closing arguments, Boston bombing defendant depicted as ‘bloodthirsty’

Cubs Offer 20% Off a Future Game Ticket to All Fans with Urine or Feces In Their Pants

The “Other” Politics of Ayotzinapa

Starving dog that lived on rocks finds a new home

Frank Zappa's Final Album 'Dance Me This' Out June 1st

Why Orthodox Christian Easter Is Later than the Catholic One

Coroner: Teen killed by police in Illinois shot in back

anybody having trouble with DU today - especially from the southeast?

Christian congregation's tri-faith campus vote holds weight for Jews, Muslims

New series "American Odyssey"

North Dakota governor issues memo barring gay discrimination

Man charged with killing 3 Muslims can face death penalty

Barack Obama rejects Benjamin Netanyahu’s call for Iran to recognize Israel

Cuba-US warming held up by listing of Cuba as terror sponsor

Cuba-US warming held up by listing of Cuba as terror sponsor

Venezuela’s woes bring Latin America poverty reduction to a halt

KO: Chicago Cubs Are World's Worst In Sports

Citibank's Argentine headquarters inspected amid debt fight

Dentist Accused of Medicaid Fraud, Erecting Backyard Water Park, Is Losing a Media Fight

Interactive Topographic Map

Wall Street Journal: To Fix Water Crisis, Brazil Turns to Big Projects

US safety board: Oil train tank cars need urgent upgrades

Day one of baseball started out nicely...

Largest Bus. Org. in WI spends $600k to demote WI Supreme Court Justice

But dat ass, tho...

4/5 Luckovich cartoon: Water wars

Adult and 7 children found dead in Maryland home

Man who won "free buffet meals for life" commits suicide after being banned for harassing women

Homemade Pizza, Easier and Faster

I'm anti republican not because I'm pro democrat but because the GOP poses a clear danger to America

No way, Jose!

Verizon FIOS

Go Greece - Greece puts figure of €279bn on claim for German reparations

Gertrude Weaver dies just five days after becoming the world’s oldest person

Family Research Council to begin fast against marriage equality

Schumer bucks White House on Iran - throws his weight behind legislation to reject a deal

John Fugelsang: Barack Obama, you're no Ronald Reagan. And I'm so glad.

Has anyone tried this? Put a celery core or a Romaine lettuce core

Toon: It'a a bird! It's a plane! No it's a miracle of diplomacy!

Black Pastors Launch African Tour to Counteract Rick Warren’s Anti-Gay Movement

Luckovich: No peeking while I hide them...

As sandhill crane tourism booms, Harlan County capitalizes on pelicans

As sandhill crane tourism booms, Harlan County capitalizes on pelicans

The world lost another good man today.

Union withdraws bid to organize Delta flight attendants

Oil, Iran and Palestine - What’s at Stake for Saudi Arabia (3/3) (Really Good Watch/Transcript)

This City Could Become The Next Detroit

Three musicians killed as van crashes in Georgia

Watch a Dog do Ballet. I kid you not. Amazing!

The Big Chill: How Big Money Is Buying Off Criticism of Big Money

The dandelions are emerging!

Which of these four women would you put on the 20 dollar bill?

Gov. Ricketts R- NE repeats opposition to Nebraska Medicaid expansion

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