The fattest state in America, according to a Gallup poll, is… Mississippi, with a huge obesity rate among its citizens of 35.4 percent Bringing up the rear, so to speak, in order of obesity, are West Virginia (the fattest state for the prior three years), Delaware, Louisiana, and Arkansas. Show More Summary
Ignite-MLM will be a mass organization, guided by the proletarian class thought of Marxism-Leninism-Maoism, which will seek to bring to the masses the task of building a Maoist Communist Party of the proletariat and the people. What is Marxism-Leninism-Maoism (MLM)? MLM prescribes an orientation to history in which the universality of the past is [...]
(Reuters) - AT&T Inc said on Saturday it is cutting wireless data charges for individual customers who have no annual service contract, as the No. 2 U.S. mobile operator attempts to better compete with rival T-Mobile US Inc.
The top 1 percent of artists take 77 percent of the income earned in the music industry, a new report found. Consequence of Sound reports: According to the report entitled, The Death of the Long Tail: The Superstar Music Economy, the disparity is complicated by recent developments in the industry. Show More Summary
BERLIN (AP) — Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukraine’s former prime minister, has begun medical treatment Ailing Tymoshenko May Get Back Operation In Berlin - -
A former ThinkProgress blogger wrote this week that the White House lashed out at them after posting critical stories about President Obama's policy on Afghanistan.
Women now outnumber men in American universities, but in the developing world, many girls don't even make it through primary school. As many as 66 million girls aren't in school today, according to the makers of the film Girl Rising, thanks to barriers like sex trafficking, child slavery, and early marriage. Show More Summary
Airliner “black boxes” record flight data and cockpit voice transmissions that could shed light on how a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 with 239 people on board seemingly vanished in Southeast Asia. Rescue teams are in a race against time to locate the black boxes if...
Over the last seven years, the Government of the Republic of Macedonia has spent undisclosed amounts of taxpayers money to produce and air public service campaigns against drug use and drug trafficking. A new campaign has been launched by the government, calling drug users “mules”. Artist Ines Efremova tweeted: ????????...
The minimum wage is going up and states aren’t waiting for a federal mandate to make it happen. After President Barack Obama urged local politicians to not wait on congress to see that workers in their areas be paid more, mayors, governors, and others have responded to the call by changing policies and passing legislation... Show More Summary
Tripoli says force will be used if the vessel does not stop loading at an eastern port controlled by separatists.
According to “Fox Business” commentator Todd Wilemon, the U.S. will slowly slip into Third World status thanks to the Affordable Care Act, so “Daily Show” correspondent Aasif Mandvi set out to see what will happen to the “best health care system in the world.”
2014 elections: Chhattisgarh Police gear up to tackle Naxal threat Raipur: Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, Chhattisgarh Police have started chalking out strategies in coordination with the adjoining states to tackle Maoist threats in inter-state border areas, officials said on Saturday. Top police officials of the Bastar region, including the Inspector [...]