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Fog blamed for fiery Wyoming traffic pileup that killed one

(Reuters) - Dense fog and slush are blamed for a massive Wyoming traffic pileup on Monday that killed one person and injured dozens, ignited a 22,000-gallon tanker containing a hazardous chemical, and closed part of a federal highway, authorities said.

Carly Fiorina Says Pro-Lifers Are “Winning” on Abortion so Hillary Will Play the Gender Card

In 2014, the Washington Post reported that Republican Carly Fiorina was actively exploring the presidential bid in 2016. On NBC’s “Meet the Press” Fiorina said, “When people keep asking you over and over again, you have to pause and reflect. So I’ll pause and reflect at the right time.” As LifeNews previously reported, Fiorina has […]

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

A Chicago police officer was somehow found not guilty after fatally shooting an unarmed Black woman. Meryl Streep is funding a writers’ lab for women screenwriters over age 40.  Last week, activists on 75 college campuses shared abortion stories in a “pop-up” sticker project in collaboration with the 1 in 3 campaign. Show More Summary

Morning in Belgrade

This is the first in a series of "Serbia: Snapshots" – considerations of different aspects of Serbian society as it approaches the 20th anniversary of the Dayton Accords, which ended the wars in Bosnia.

What a Hillary Presidency Means for China

With the announcement of a presidential bid by Democratic Party candidate Hillary Clinton on April 12, many are starting to question what impact another Clinton in the White House would have on the world’s largest nation, China.

Should California produce farming move to Arkansas?

Climate change will continue to dry out California. Could fruit and veggie farming find a home in the Cotton Belt?

Wisconsin’s Own Lawmakers Refuse to Let UW Hide Cruel Experiments

UW threw a Hail Mary to try to get the records of its cruel experiments exempted from open-records laws. It failed. The post Wisconsin’s Own Lawmakers Refuse to Let UW Hide Cruel Experiments appeared first on PETA.

Animal Deaths and Disrepair Uncovered at New SeaWorld CEO’s Past Parks

SeaWorld's attempt at a fresh start with new CEO Joel Manby doesn't seem so fresh after all. The post Animal Deaths and Disrepair Uncovered at New SeaWorld CEO’s Past Parks appeared first on PETA.

Sonoma County’s Seed on the Go Vegan Food Truck Makes PETA’s National Top Five List

The rise of vegan-friendly food trucks is putting humane, healthy, and convenient foods in the hands of ever-more people on-the-go, and with that in mind, PETA—whose motto reads, in... The post Sonoma County’s Seed on the Go Vegan Food Truck Makes PETA’s National Top Five List appeared first on PETA.

And the Award Goes to… Jessica Chastain’s Mom?

PETA may have named Jessica Chastain its Sexiest Vegan Celebrity in 2012, but this time, the honors are going to the Academy Award–nominee’s mother—for an entirely different labor of... The post And the Award Goes to… Jessica Chastain’s Mom? appeared first on PETA.

PETA Owns Shares in Domino’s, Introduces ‘Time for Vegan Toppings’ Resolution

On April 21, Domino’s Pizza’s 2015 annual meeting will include a shareholder resolution from PETA calling on the company to respond to the rising demand for vegan options by... The post PETA Owns Shares in Domino’s, Introduces ‘Time for Vegan Toppings’ Resolution appeared first on PETA.

Ten baby crocodiles arrive in Cuba in conservation effort

HAVANA (Reuters) - Ten baby crocodiles arrived in Cuba on Monday from a Swedish zoo where they had been born to a pair of Cuban crocodiles that former President Fidel Castro had given to a Soviet cosmonaut as a gift in the 1970s.

Mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico Bans Horse-Drawn Carriages

Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto signed an executive order banning the use of horse-drawn carriages anywhere in the Puerto Rican capital. The post Mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico Bans Horse-Drawn Carriages appeared first on PETA.

What It Feels Like to Experiment on Animals

One former experimenter details his awakening to cruelty.  The post What It Feels Like to Experiment on Animals appeared first on PETA.

Rage. Seethe. Boil.

[Content Note: Police brutality; misogynoir.]The Chicago police officer who shot and killed Rekia Boyd in 2012 because he "thought for sure he was going to get shot," even though Boyd did not have a weapon, has been found not guilty:In...Show More Summary

Roseanne Barr Rant Complains About About the “Bull—- War” on Abortion

LifeNews Note: Warning: Inappropriate language below.  She’s rumored to be a comedian, but her real-life views sure aren’t funny. Comedian Roseanne Barr appeared on HuffPost Live on April 17 to talk about her upcoming documentary Roseanne for President!, detailing her 2012 presidential candidacy. Show More Summary

Daily Dose of Cute

Ms. Olivia Twist. As always, please feel welcome and encouraged to share pix of the fuzzy, feathered, or scaled members of your family in comments.

Adidas Wants To Make Shoes And Clothing Using Plastic Garbage From The Ocean

Creating material from plastic ocean debris is just one way Adidas is trying to become a more sustainable fashion company. The post Adidas Wants To Make Shoes And Clothing Using Plastic Garbage From The Ocean appeared first on ThinkProgress.

U.S. court hears Chevron's fraud claims in $9.5 billion Ecuador dispute

(Reuters) - Chevron Corp urged a U.S. appeals court on Monday to uphold a ruling finding that an American lawyer used corrupt means to secure a $9.5 billion pollution judgment in Ecuador.A lawyer for Chevron told the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York that Steven Donziger, a U.S. Show More Summary

A Pro-Abortion Group Just Revealed How Much It Hates Women in the Most Embarrassing Way

A prominent pro-abortion group in Colorado massively embarrassed itself today by posting a tweet that essentially defended forced abortions. Colorado NARAL was eventually forced to delete the tweet after pr-life advocates on Twitter exposed it as anti-woman. Show More Summary

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