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700-year-old virus extracted from Caribou poo

Global warming will lead to more and more of these discoveries

Superstorm Sandy’s psychological aftermath: Why so many people still haven’t recovered

Nearly half of NJ residents impacted by the storm continue to experience emotional distress

GOP’s fatal do-nothing problem: Why everything changes once Republicans have to govern

Republicans are likely to take the Senate, but even they admit one major problem: they can't get anything done

Today! Steve Kornacki, Joan Walsh & Blake Zeff Live at Salon

Salon's own Blake Zeff and Joan Walsh and MSNBC's Steve Kornacki take an in-depth look at American politics

Obama Appears for Walker Opponent, Audience Trickles Out

One of the more interesting phenomena of this election season: Democratic candidates are distancing themselves from the head of their party and his increasingly dysfunctional administration’s policies. Even incumbents who have votedShow More Summary

People’s War in India Clippings 29/10/2014

Cops transfer Bhelke couple to Chandrapur Already incarcerated in Yerwada for alleged involvement with CPI(M), the duo will now face a court in Chandrapur regarding an arms case The Chandrapur police took custody of Arun Bhanudas Bhelke (38) and his wife Kanchan Nalawade alias Bhoomi — alleged suspected members of the banned CPI (Maoist) [...]

Why we need narrators: “Jane the Virgin” has the best voice-over on TV

It's the cleverest voice-over since "Arrested Development," and evidence of how important narration is to a show

I’m disabled — and Greg Abbott is wrong: Why I loved Wendy Davis’ ad

As a disabled Texan, I couldn’t believe Wendy Davis ran that wheelchair ad -- but not for the reason you think

Not so fast, Polar Vortex! Why this winter might not be so brutal after all

AccuWeather recently made headlines predicting the return of last winter's frigid lows. But they may be wrong

Fox News' Parent Company Is Really Worried About Global Warming

The day after Superstorm Sandy devastated much of the East Coast, Al Gore issued a statement linking the storm to climate change. That's when Fox News went on the attack. "These global warming claims have been debunked time and time again," declared Eric Bolling, a former crude oil trader who is now one of the network's most inflammatory hosts. Show More Summary

These Guys Were on the Deepwater Horizon When It Blew Up

After the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling platform exploded in June 2010, killing 11 workers and sending roughly five million barrels of oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico, much of the media coverage featured sludge-covered seabirds, empty shrimp baskets, and other environmental impacts. Show More Summary

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