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Comedian Jon Stewart: Planned Parenthood could do “a food truck thing”

Can Austin do sort of a Planned Parenthood food truck thing, where everybody…get a taco and a Pap smear? I don’t know how they can do it, but they can do something! ~ comedian Jon Stewart of the Daily Show joking with Abortion Barbie...Show More Summary

How Industry First Went to War With Climate Science

Scientists had well understood for many decades that adding carbon dioxide to the atmosphere could raise global temperatures and cause climate change. But when politicians finally took notice, and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...Show More Summary

Game of Thrones Vs Lord of the Rings: Quien Es Mas Macho?

Who would win the dragon battle? Trending game of thrones Lord of the Rings Smaug Dorgon George R.R. Martin

Why Zeppelin Had to Come to an End

We'd all love more from the band, but...  Music Jimmy Page Led Zeppelin John Bonham

Where Are the Black Widow and Hulk Movies?

Marvel apparently didn't cover all the bases for Phase Three movie slate Comics The Avengers Marvel Black Widow The Incredible Hulk

Lakers lose, Julius Randle breaks his leg on a bleak opening night

The present-day Lakers weren't looking so great against the Houston Rockets, and then fate messed with their future.

Canadian Corporations Spent Over $15M Lobbying U.S. Government in 2014, Report

As the mid-term elections in the United States continue to heat up, a new report released Wednesday shows that Canadian corporations have registered at least $15.3 million USD in spending on direct lobbying of the U.S. federal government...Show More Summary

L.A. area has many freeways that stayed on the drawing board

When suburbs began spreading out across Southern California after World War II, officials envisioned a sprawling freeway system to get people around.

Mississippi State leads the first College Football Playoff rankings

College football's new four-team playoff was supposed to give other schools a chance to compete with the Southeastern Conference, which won seven of the last eight titles in the Bowl Championship Series.

Warmest since, uh, the Medieval Warm Period

The money quote in the PAGES2K abstract was that there wasn’t any worldwide Little Ice Age of Medieval Warm Period and that AD1971-2000 temperatures were the highest in nearly 1400 years, long before the Medieval Period: There were no globally synchronous multi-decadal warm or cold intervals that define a worldwide Medieval Warm Period or Little […]

How Bill Gates and Peabody Energy Share Vision For Coal Powered Future Through Views of Bjorn Lomborg

No doubt a few eyebrows were raised and possibly some palms smashed against faces earlier this year when the richest person on the planet came out in qualified support of policies to burn massive amounts of coal in the developing world. In...Show More Summary

FCC chairman proposes expanding video channel access rules

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler has proposed expanding video channel access rules to include Internet-delivered services.

Food expiration dates are garbage. Here’s a new label that’ll make you think before you toss.

Bump Mark, a new food label made out of gelatin, could substantially reduce the amount of food sent to landfills each year.

Uber says half its drivers make $90K a year — yeah, right

The ridesharing company employs some questionable math to calculate the mean income of a NYC UberX driver. Let's run those numbers again.

American Pharoah scratched from Juvenile at Breeders' Cup

Trainer Bob Baffert scratched one of his best hopes for a Breeders' Cup title Tuesday, when American Pharoah was found to have a deep bruise in his left front hoof.

Millennials could make a difference on climate, if they voted

A new poll revealed that young people care about reducing carbon emissions, but they're less likely to get out to the polls to vote.

Question of the Day

Suggested by Shaker boutet: "If you could tell your younger self just one thing what would it be? And maybe what time period of younger self would you tell, and why that time would be the most beneficial time to say it?"

Two Closed Abortion Facilities in Alabama Reopen

(LiveActionNews) — The cities of Birmingham and Huntsville, AL became a bit more dangerous again as two closed abortion facilities reopened. The state is large on abortion coverage, as it now houses five licensed abortion clinics.  The state Department of Public Health, which licenses clinics, said Wednesday that both have received licenses and are operating again […]

Breaking Bad Actors Mad About Toy Ban

The controversy continues via Twitter  Trending breaking bad Bryan Cranston aaron paul Toys R Us

North Dakota Upholds Pro-Life Law Protecting Women From Abortion Pill

North Dakota women will be better protected from dangerous, life-ending drugs as the result of a decision by the North Dakota Supreme Court today. The state’s high court reversed a North Dakota trial judge and set aside his injunction of a law that regulates chemical abortion drugs, based on Americans United for Life model legislation. […]

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