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U.S. proposes giving wind farms 30-year permits to kill eagles

(Reuters) - U.S. wildlife managers on Wednesday again proposed granting 30-year permits to wind farms that would forgive them for thousands of eagle deaths expected during that time frame from collisions of the birds with turbines, towers and electrical wires.

Coral reefs are straight-up dissolving now

A new study found 6 million tons of limestone have disappeared from Florida's reefs.

Angel Dillard Details Connections to Radical Anti-Choice Groups

Angel Dillard shared during the second day of her trial that she had protested outside an abortion clinic in the 1990s and had provided music for a conference organized by Operation Rescue. The post Angel Dillard Details Connections to Radical Anti-Choice Groups appeared first on Rewire.

It's not bad guys Krysten Ritter must battle on 'Jessica Jones'--it's street signs

When Krysten Ritter signed on as the titular character in Netflix's noir drama "Marvel's Jessica Jones," she was drawn to the idea of the series serving as a psychological character study.  Crashing into street signs would come later. Deviating from the norm of most Marvel screen properties, the...

Brush fire breaks out near Hansen Dam

The Los Angeles Fire Department is battling a brush fire in Pacoima, officials said Wednesday. The fire broke out in a wooded area at 12100 Osborne St. near the Hansen Dam. There was no official acreage count, but officials said they were having trouble accessing the fire because of dense brush...

It's another strong showing for Dodgers minor league pitcher Julio Urias

If the Dodgers' starting rotation does not include Julio Urias, are they really using the best five starters available to them? Urias pitched six innings of no-hit ball Wednesday for triple-A Oklahoma City, then left the game after 77 pitches. He declined to say it was the best start of his career....

New Law Stops Rapists From Getting Custody of Child When a Raped Woman Rejects Abortion

Governor Snyder signed the Rape Survivor Child Custody Act into law on May 3. The new law helps prevent a rapist from gaining custody of a child. The law was included in a larger package of bills addressing domestic violence that Governor Snyder also signed. Right to Life of Michigan President Barbara Listing said, “Half […]

This May Be the Most Disturbing Thing Woody Allen Has Ever Said About His Wife

From the public’s perspective, Woody Allen’s 20-year marriage to Soon-Yi Previn has always been veiled in a shroud of skepticism. Their love began under inauspicious circumstances, as a secret affair during Allen’s 12-year relationship with Mia Farrow. Show More Summary

Head Of Nevada PUC Sees ‘Bright Future’ For Rooftop Solar

After watching two rooftop solar installers pull up stakes in the state and being named in upcoming lawsuits, Paul Thomsen, head of the Nevada PUC, has defended the regulatory agency’s recent net metering decisions, stating he sees a solid future for clean energy growth. Show More Summary

51 families sue feds, Chicago-area school district for opening bathrooms to opposite sex

'Allowing boys into girls’ locker rooms, a setting where girls are often partially or fully unclothed, is a blatant violation of student privacy.'

Judge gives toddler two more weeks before hospital removes life support

Israel Stinson’s family is still searching for a hospital who will care for him.

3 ways abortion robs America’s mothers—and all of us

A prepared adoptive family may wait years for a placement. The abortion clinics are full… why aren’t adoption agencies teeming with children?

Catholic colleges embrace ‘demonic’ gender ideology in housing policies

The Holy Father says the embrace of gender ideology 'creates a problem, not a solution,' calling gender ideology 'demonic.'

Santa Anita's spring-summer meeting opens Thursday

The timing couldn't be more perfect for Santa Anita to open its doors for its 40-day spring-summer meeting beginning on Thursday. That's because Saturday is Kentucky Derby Day. Last year, 25,486 showed up at Santa Anita to root home American Pharoah from 2,000 miles away. This time, another California-based...

Colorful Dancing ‘Condoms’ Will Promote Spaying and Neutering

PETA supporters dressed as giant pink and blue condoms will brandish signs proclaiming, “Condoms Won’t Work: Fix Your Cat” and “Dogs Can’t Use Condoms—Spay/Neuter,” as they dance around and... The post Colorful Dancing ‘Condoms’ Will Promote Spaying and Neutering appeared first on PETA.

PETA Statement: Solitary Chimpanzee Finally Freed From Stump Hill Farm

PETA Foundation Deputy Director of Captive Animal Law Enforcement Brittany Peet released the following statement in response to the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s seizure today of numerous exotic animals from... The post PETA Statement: Solitary Chimpanzee Finally Freed From Stump Hill Farm appeared first on PETA.

Colorful Dancing ‘Condoms’ Will Promote Spaying and Neutering

PETA supporters dressed as giant pink and blue condoms will hold signs proclaiming, “Condoms Won’t Work: Fix Your Cat” and “Dogs Can’t Use Condoms—Spay/Neuter,” as they dance around and... The post Colorful Dancing ‘Condoms’ Will Promote Spaying and Neutering appeared first on PETA.

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