There are a few unarguable truths about mine tailings, the pulverized rock, water and sludge left over from mineral extraction — mining is a messy business, the leftovers have to be dealt with forever and it’s impossible to guarantee...Show More Summary
Ten thousand moths species are just one indicator of the biological richness being documented in a Bolivian park.
In Illinois, a five-year-old girl made the selfless decision to give her twin brother her stem cells to help him fight an aggressive form of leukemia. In 2014, Bradley Godish was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, which is the second most common form of leukemia in children. His parents asked his twin sister, Charlotte, if […]
The contempt order comes on the heels of Davis’ continued refusal to comply with a district court order blocking her from implementing her “no marriage licenses” policy. Image: wochit News / YouTube The post Anti-Marriage Equality Clerk Kim Davis Taken Into Custody appeared first on RH Reality Check.
The American Egg Board has been waging a stealthy -- and possible illegal -- campaign to get Just Mayo off grocery-store shelves.
(Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday it closed part of the Mississippi River after oil was spilled in a collision between two tow boats near Paducah, Kentucky.
‘We are living in dangerous times, under the law of man, where Catholics, and Christians alike, are commanded to forfeit our religious beliefs,’ he said.
The Ohio Department of Health released its annual report, 'Induced Abortions In Ohio,' yesterday.
“You have to understand, that no one puts their children in a boat unless the water is safer than the land.” This morning, Katherine wrote about Europe’s violent treatment of refugees and why American feminists should take note if it. I absolutely agree. So to take note, I’m starting off by sharing the writings of […]
The LGBT community has made immense progress in the fight for equality - as seen in the nationwide legalization of same-sex marriage this year and the appointment of the White House's first openly transgender staff member last month...
Leon Gorman, a grandson of L.L. Bean who transformed a modest catalog company with a single store into a national retail presence with sales topping $1.5 billion, had died. He was 80.
After a testy encounter with Donald Trump at a press conference last week, Univision anchor Jorge Ramos has found himself on the defensive, trying to explain how his self-proclaimed position as an advocate for immigration reform does not undercut his role as a journalist.
A Prime Example of Why Criminal Justice Reform is Necessary, Now This blog originally appeared at the ACLU of Virigina. At 5:45 a.m. on August 19, jail officials discovered Jamycheal Mitchell’s dead body on the floor of his cell at Hampton...Show More Summary
Woodstock Farm Sanctuary has closed its doors in Willow, NY, and will re-open on September 5, 2015 in its new location in High Falls, NY. This move is exciting, and I’m happy to tell you why The post 6 Benefits of Woodstock Farm Sanctuary’s New Home appeared first on Your Daily Vegan.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have discovered why TNT is so toxic to plants and intend to use this knowledge to tackle the problem of cleaning up the many sites worldwide contaminated by the commonly used explosive.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's government has canceled a license that allowed Greenpeace International's Indian unit receive donations from abroad, the environmental group said on Thursday.
Anna C shares this picture of her aborted daughter: Her name is May Lynn and she has a story. She was my daughter, murdered by me via abortion at 24 weeks. In light of these Planned Parenthood videos I want to share her story. Hardly anyone knew and the few people that did, I lied […]
"The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" Although it's very risky these days to tout anything as an "important television event," mainly because everything is touted as an "important television event," the debut of Stephen Colbert as the new host of "The Late Show" actually is an important television...
Does Justin Bieber regret his haircut?
As editors, we are constantly asked to make judgments about the photos we publish that document the mayhem in our troubled world: Beheadings of hostages, machete attacks on villagers, gunfire sprayed through a shopping mall, body cam video from police shootings - much of the time, we decide our...