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Marissa Alexander accepts plea deal, is expected to be released in January

Alexander pled guilty to three counts of aggravated assault. She will reportedly be released in January

Kelly Ripa keeps tabs on her kids’ social media — but I won’t

The host says her teen's online life is "not private," but should a mom be there anyway?

Ben Carson: Immigrants come to U.S. in search of free “goodies”

Conservative pundit appeals to GOP's xenophobic base ahead of potential 2016 presidential run

Grover Norquist’s deluded scheme: How conservatives are using “Gruber!” to push a coup at CBO

"Grubergate" is giving conservatives additional weaponry in their fight to install a supply-side hack at CBO

GOP’s Benghazi nightmare: How they intend to repurpose the entire government over idiocy

Conservatives know in their hearts that Benghazi is a huge cover-up -- no matter what the evidence says

The presidential Peter Principle: Barack Obama, the Tea Party and the coming GOP incompetents

Under-exposed candidates with unproven records, but fresh faces. We get incompetence because we value wrong skills

Is Odell Beckham’s One-Handed Grab the Best Ever?

I’ve already seen the catch by New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham several dozen times and I still can’t believe it. Neither will you: Note that the Dallas Cowboy defender, Brandon Carr, was pawing, grabbing, and holding on to Odell during the catch, giving his best impression of a mugger. The only way to […]

“The Good Wife” pleads guilty: Why this might be the most ambitious season yet

Cary Agos is going to spend a couple of years in jail--and the show's moral lessons are getting more complicated

Three years ago today Kishenji was murdered by the Indian state

Great Leader of Indian Revolution, People’s War General and Politburo Member of CPI (Maoist) Comrade Koteswarlu is Immortal ! It is Impossible To Stop The Advance of The Movement with The Murders of Revolutionaries ! Another revolutionary general laid down his life in the Indian revolutionary movement. On November 24, 2011 we [...]

Who will win the Darren Wilson interview? We rank the contenders

The Ferguson police officer is allegedly auditioning anchors for an exclusive sit-down

Latinos give a big thumbs-up to Obama’s immigration action

Overwhelming majority backs president's decision to grant deportation relief

New Jersey lawmaker introduces “sexual assault by fraud” bill

The law would criminalize acts of lying or coercion to get sex and treat them as rape cases

People’s War in India Clippings 24/11/2014

INDIA: MAOIST SHADOW IN KERALA – ANALYSIS Two incidents of vandalism in quick succession by suspected cadres of the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) in Kerala have again brought the issue of the Maoists’ southern forays into the limelight. On November 18, 2014, six persons barged into the Agraharam Resort at Tirunelly in [...]

Darren Wilson secretly got married last month

Wilson's new wife, Officer Barbara Spradling won a medal of valor award in 2012

CPN-Maoist Clippings 24/11/2014

Nepal Maoist party splits Nepal’s Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M) party, led by veteran communist leader Mohan Baidya Kiran, has split after its secretary, Netra Bikram Chand, announced that he is no longer with the party. The Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist was formed in 2012 after splitting from the United Communist Party of [...]

GOP plots its revenge: How it hopes to get Obama back for “executive amnesty”

Here are Republicans' various options for retaliating against Obama's Royal Amnesty -- along with pros and cons

Paul Ryan’s horrible next ploy: Why the flim-flam artist is eyeing taxes now

Just when you thought a Grand Bargain was dead, Ryan's back with a tax scheme. Here's why he's deluding himself

House Republican introduces climate denial bill named in his own honor

Rep. Steve Stockman named his theory that global warming is natural the "Stockman Effect"

Even Global Warming Can't Convince Republicans That Global Warming Exists

Scientists and science journalists like to say that one of the best ways to tell that climate change is real is to take a look at the changes we can already see: This year is on track to be the hottest ever recorded, and glaciers, corn, and even grizzly bears are responding to the warming. Show More Summary

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