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Satanic Temple says abortion laws violate its rights

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Missouri’s Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Tuesday in a case brought by the activist group the Satanic Temple to challenge requirements for women seeking abortions. The Massachusetts-based Satanic Temple filed a lawsuit against the state of Missouri on religious grounds, arguing that a...

Cats are left- and right-pawed like humans

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Just like humans, pet cats tend to favor one side, using one paw or lying down on one side more than the other. In the most adorable study protocol of all time, researchers from the Queen’s University Belfast watched as 44 cats reached for food from an unusual feeder, laid down, slinked down...

A Republican senator just flushed his party’s latest anti-FBI talking point down the drain

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) on Tuesday torched his own party’s latest efforts to discredit the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Speaking with CNN’s Manu Raju, Burr said that he wasn’t very concerned about text messages sent between FBI lawyer Lisa Page and FBI Agent Peter Strzok that...

Oklahoma Republican wants law to define wildlife as God’s property

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An Oklahoma Republican wants to reclassify wildlife as the property of “Almighty God.” State Sen. Nathan Dahm (R-Broken Arrow) said the legislation would remove outdated language and give the legislature more control over wildlife management, reported KWTV. “The way it currently is...

Trump opioid commission’s work is a ‘sham,’ member says

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

The work of President Donald Trump’s opioid commission has been turned into a “sham” and a “charade” by Republican-led Congress, a member of the panel said. Trump in October declared a 90-day public …... The post Trump opioid commission’s work is a ‘sham,’ member says appeared first on Raw...

NFL rejected a ‘Please Stand’ ad, veterans group says

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

A veterans group is criticizing the National Football League for refusing to allow its advertisement encouraging players and fans to stand during the national anthem to air as part of the Super Bowl broadcast. … by a former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, Colin Kaepernick. In a statement to...

The real problem within the Republican Party

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Republicans can’t agree on a budget. That lack of agreement has made it necessary for Congress to pass a series of continuing resolutions to keep the government open. There’s no budget agreement because factions within the GOP hold contradictory policy positions on almost every issue. James...

MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle mocks Trump’s porn star payout defense: ‘$130,000 for no reason? Call me, I’ll take it’

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

MSNBC host Stephanie Ruhle was incredulous on Tuesday that the revelation that President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer formed a shell corporation in Delaware to pay $130,000 to an adult film star, for supposedly doing “nothing,” seemed to be just another White House scandal that...

Oscars nominations: all the fun facts

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

The nominations for the 90th Oscars were announced Tuesday, with “The Shape of Water,” “Dunkirk” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” leading the pack. But the statistical quirks that the annual event throws up can be as intriguing as tracking which...

Facepalm: Why Hawaii governor didn’t correct missile alert

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

The governor of Hawaii said Monday that he was slow to inform the public about a false missile alarm that sent the state into a panic because he couldn’t remember his Twitter password. “I have to confess that I don’t know my Twitter account log-ons and the passwords, so certainly that’s...

James Franco shut out of the Oscars

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Despite a Golden Globe win, a Critics Choice win and a Screen Actors Guild nomination, James Franco didn’t get any love from the Oscars for his transformative performance in The Disaster Artist. (The film landed just one nomination, for Best Adapted Screenplay.)... The post James Franco shut...

WATCH: Fired town manager who promoted ‘voluntary separation’ of races whines he’s not racist

4 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Tom Kawczynski, the town manager of Jackman, Maine, was fired from his position on Tuesday after it was revealed that he advocated for white people “voluntarily separating” themselves from other races. In response to his firing, which CentralMaine.com reports was voted on by the...

WATCH: Ann Curry’s expression says everything after she’s told Megyn Kelly is highest paid NBC anchor

4 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

The hosts of The View and guest host Ann Curry, a former Today Show anchor, tackled NBC host Megyn Kelly’s feud with Jane Fonda. On Tuesday’s episode of The View, co-host Whoopi Goldberg reported the news that Kelly had attacked Fonda’s anti-war record after Fonda complained about...

Multiple US citizens killed In Kabul hotel attack

4 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Multiple U.S. citizens were killed in an apparent terror attack on a Kabul hotel over the weekend, State Department officials said Monday, in an incident that occurred just a day after the Trump administration said terrorism was no longer its top priority when it comes to national security.... The...

The Stormy Daniels bailout? Trump campaign transferred $130K to Trump business one month after election

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Did President Donald Trump’s campaign reimburse one of the president’s businesses for the cost of paying hush money to porn star Stormy Daniels? That’s a question that’s now being asked by the government watchdog Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW),...

WATCH: LAPD cop drags teenager off subway after she refuses to take her feet off a train seat

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

An officer with the Los Angeles Police Department on Tuesday dragged an 18-year-old girl off of a Red Line Metrorail train after she allegedly refused to remove her feet from the seat. A video of the confrontation posted on YouTube shows a police officer confronting the teenage girl, who later...

Ex-federal prosecutor explains how Jeff Sessions could sink Trump — and himself — in Mueller testimony

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Attorney General Jeff Sessions had to walk a tightrope during his interview with special counsel Robert Mueller’s team, according to one former federal prosecutor. Renatto Mariotti, who’s running for Illinois attorney general as a Democrat, said the attorney general is a crucial witness...

Listen: Florida woman calls 911 after 19-month-old girl overdoses on drugs for second time in three months

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Police in North Palm Beach have taken a woman in to custody after she called 911 to ask for a no-contact order against a former friend before finally admitting that a child in her care was overdosing on pills she left sitting around, reports the Palm Beach Post. According to police, this was the...

A majority of Americans are afraid Trump will start a nuclear war ‘without justification’

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

A majority of Americans do not trust President Donald Trump to “responsibly” handle the U.S. nuclear arsenal and are concerned that he could press his “nuclear button” and plunge the country into a war “without justification,” a new poll finds.... The post A...

Chelsea Manning defends attending pro-Trump ball

5 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

Former whistleblower and U.S. Senate candidate Chelsea Manning has defended her decision to attend a pro-Trump ball in New York hosted by far-right activist and conspiracy theorist Mike Cernovich. Manning was criticized after pictures of her emerged at Saturday’s “A Night for Freedom”...

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