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Planned Parenthood Spent $734,760 Losing Congressional Race to It’s Foe Karen Handel

Money can’t buy everything. And, whether the media will report it or not, America’s largest abortion provider is proving to be a damning campaign financer. On Tuesday night, Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff lost to Republican Karen Handel in Georgia’s sixth district special election despite raising $23 million. And while the media raced to spin the […]

Nancy Pelosi says homosexuality is ‘consistent’ with Catholicism. Are Church leaders taking her lead?

Sadly, the Catholic hierarchy is caving in to outside pressures and the foundation of the Church is starting to crumble.

Lonzo Ball is cool and calm as he waits for the NBA draft

On the eve of the biggest night of his life, Lonzo Ball pops up from underneath a fluffy, white down comforter and digs through a box of chicken nuggets. On a television a few feet away, pundits debate De’Aaron Fox, one of the top point guards in this year’s NBA draft. “Ey, bro, you have a turn...

The Times' NBA mock draft: Look for Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball to go first and second

A Paul George mega-deal could turn the NBA draft upside down if the Indiana Pacers trade him before or during Thursday night’s proceedings. They’ve had discussions with multiple teams, including the Lakers, who feel as if they are in prime position to acquire George. The four-time All-Star will...

Chinese authorities put the brakes on a surge in live streaming

It’s becoming a common refrain. A new social networking technology takes China by storm. Its users outsmart the censors, ushering in an era of relative freedom. And then, almost inevitably, the Communist Party begins to feel threatened and shuts it down. Thus is the story of live-streaming apps....

Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment, authorities say

A Texas woman told investigators that she left her 2-year-old daughter and 16-month-old son in a hot car where they died last month to teach the girl a lesson and that they didn't lock themselves in, as she initially reported, according to sheriff's officials. Cynthia Marie Randolph, 24, was being...

At LACMA, a don't-miss African art exhibition full of mystery and beauty

"The Inner Eye: Vision and Transcendence in African Arts" is curiosity-inducing exhibition with exceptional works. See it before it closes July 9.

'Prime Suspect' prequel gives us a young Jane Tennison

Old crime fighters never die. They just reappear as their younger selves in prequels. As "Inspector Morse" brought forth "Endeavour," so has "Prime Suspect," which ran intermittently from 1991 to 2006, given birth to "Prime Suspect: Tennison," premiering Sunday on the PBS series "Masterpiece."...

9 #VeganRamadan Instagram Photos That Will Make You Drool

From sunset to sunrise: You don't need to be Muslim to be inspired by these vegan iftar meal snapshots! The post 9 #VeganRamadan Instagram Photos That Will Make You Drool appeared first on PETA.

Alan Cumming Joins PETA to Announce Legal Action to Release Tonka

The organization's landmark legal case seeks to have 11 chimpanzees currently housed at a dismal holding facility be released to accredited sanctuaries. The post Alan Cumming Joins PETA to Announce Legal Action to Release Tonka appeared first on PETA.

Alan Cumming Unveils PETA’s Legal Action to Free His Caged Former Co-Star

Award-winning actor Alan Cumming joined PETA in Los Angeles today to announce a landmark legal claim to release 11 chimpanzees—including Tonka, his co-star in the 1997 film Buddy, and... The post Alan Cumming Unveils PETA’s Legal Action to Free His Caged Former Co-Star appeared first on PETA.

Video: Four Cows Who Have Probably Seen ‘Wonder Woman’

These brave bovines fight for their friends, defend their babies, and even risk their own lives to save women. The post Video: Four Cows Who Have Probably Seen ‘Wonder Woman’ appeared first on PETA.

After Dog is Rescued From Hot Car, PETA Offers Tips to Safeguard Animals During Hot Weather

PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left outside or in hot cars during the warmer months. This year, at least 22 dogs,... The post After Dog is Rescued From Hot Car, PETA Offers Tips to Safeguard Animals During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.

It’s Title IX’s 45th Birthday!

The days of forcing girls to take home economics, while boys take shop, are long gone. But, in 2017, sexism is alive and well in classrooms all across the country. Today in America, girls are kept from walking at graduation because they’re pregnant, punished for wearing tank-tops, harassed for using bathrooms consistent with their gender identity, raped […]

Victory! State Farm Cuts Ties With Cruel Iditarod Following PETA Appeal

The insurance company joins numerous other businesses that have severed ties with the deadly race—urge Coca-Cola to follow suit. The post Victory! State Farm Cuts Ties With Cruel Iditarod Following PETA Appeal appeared first on PETA...

Voices grow louder in Turkey to convert Hagia Sophia from a museum back to mosque

As the time for afternoon prayers approaches, Onder Soy puts on a white robe and cap and switches on the microphone in a small 19th century room adjoining the Hagia Sophia. Soon, Soy’s melodic call to prayer rings out over a square filled with tourists hurrying to visit some of Turkey’s most famous...

France's Macron to back push for global environment rights pact

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron promised on Saturday to play an active role in a campaign aimed at securing a global pact to protect the human right to a clean and healthy environment.

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