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Baby Conan’s Parents Worried He May Die in the Womb, But a 3-D Printer Saved His Life

In Michigan, 22-year-old Megan Thompson was 30-weeks pregnant when doctors noticed that her unborn son Conan had a large mass on his face during a routine ultrasound. Their concern was that the mass was cancerous and blocking her son’s airway, which would prevent him from breathing during delivery. However, Conan’s ultrasound and further testing did […]

Satanism, Internet troll culture and disruption at Krakow's Unsound festival

Nobody is safe from trolls, not even gentle experimental music fans. Unsound, based in Kraków and founded in 2003, is a series of festivals — and a foundation — specializing in music that is as far from pop as possible. Over more than a decade and in five different cities, Unsound has presented...

Three reasons why we're unlikely to hear much about K-12 education in tonight's Democratic debate

Tonight, Democratic candidates will face off in a debate hosted by Facebook and CNN in Las Vegas. The parents of America's 50.1 million K-12 public school students, though, will probably not hear all that much about the state of their children's education.  Advocates are trying to change this reality....

Planned Parenthood Stops All Reimbursement for Fetal Tissue Donations

Planned Parenthood announced today that it will no longer accept any reimbursement for the fetal tissue it supplies to medical researchers, a move to distance itself from recent political attacks.

Jennifer Lawrence on getting paid less than her male co-stars and being likable

In the latest Lenny Letter, actress Jennifer Lawrence writes about learning, thanks to the Sony leak, that she was paid less than her male American Hustle co-stars.  She says that she blamed herself for not negotiating harder but also explores why it was she didn’t push that hard. Admitting that it’s “difficult to speak about my […]

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[Content Note: Racism; white privilege.]"Hillary is a good listener. But she still has lots of room to grow when it comes to listening to black people actually talk about the issues that are affecting them, vs. how she perceives theShow More Summary

Study Shows Less Violence, Fewer Complaints When Cops Wear Body Cameras

Equipping police with body cameras may be an effective way to improve the behavior of officers and the public with which they interact, a new study finds. Last week, researchers at the University of South Florida released their report...Show More Summary

What Happened in Room 1046?

The following article was found in several publications throughout 1943...referencing a murder mystery that started on January 4, 1935:Too many clues spoil the broth!So the police of Kansas City. Mo., might have parodied the old adage...Show More Summary

Archbishop Gadecki’s Synod intervention: the church cannot bend to the will of man

We are honoured to publish an English translation of the intervention made to the Ordinary Synod by Archbishop Stanis?aw G?decki.

Archbishop Fulop Kocsis: Synod must name Satan as source of attacks on family

Voice of the Family is honoured to make available to the public this English translation of the intervention made to the Ordinary Synod by Archbishop Fülöp Kocsis, Metropolitan Archbishop of the Archeparchy of Hajdúdorog.

The 14 Best Moments in Every Relationship

Yeah, there are probably more than 14... The post The 14 Best Moments in Every Relationship appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Statement by Cardinal Pell: Synod Fathers are concerned about conduct of the Synod

Cardinal Pell also asserts that the synod fathers are indeed concerned about the composition of the commission that will draw up the final report and about the synodal procedures.

Preview ‘An Art Show About Nothing’ — Which Is, Of Course, an Art Show About ‘Seinfeld’

The personal cost of minutiae was the core conflict of every episode of Seinfeld. That meant enjoying Junior Mints so much that you brought them into an operating room and subsequently into a patient’s innards, or enjoying Jujyfruits so much that you… also inappropriately brought them a hospital — and other varieties of mostly snack/insensitivity-fueled woes. …Read More

‘Quantico’ Is Officially Getting a Full Season

Bollywood megastar plus action-packed plot equals solid enough ratings to merit the second full season order of the fall 2015 season, apparently. …Read More

Gay Couple Gets Engaged with Madonna’s Help: WATCH

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Things got romantic at Madonna’s Edmonton concert last night when Madge facilitated a gay couple’s engagement by offering one of them the chance to propose. Said Madonna to Jan and Chad from Calgary: “Hey you forgot the most importa… The post Gay Couple Gets Engaged with Madonna’s Help: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.

Preview New Tracks from Beach House’s Forthcoming ‘Thank Your Lucky Stars’

In anticipation for the release of Thank Your Lucky Stars, Beach House’s second LP of 2015, the band has previewed three new tracks—“Majorette”; “One Thing”; and “She’s So Lovely”—from said forthcoming album… but with a catch. …Read More

Group Behind Shocking Videos: Planned Parenthood’s PR Stunt is an Admission of Guilt

The pro-life organization behind the 10 shocking videos that caught Planned Parenthood selling aborted babies and their body parts says that today’s so-called policy decision to stop selling aborted baby body parts is nothing more than a public relations stunt that is an admission of guilt. David Daleiden of the Center for Medical Progress says […]

Top Fed policymaker doesn't expect interest rate hike this year

A top Federal Reserve official said Tuesday he doesn't anticipate the central bank would raise a key interest rate this year, signaling that recent lackluster U.S. job growth and a slowing global economy have led to a shift in plans from just a few weeks ago. The comments by Fed Governor Daniel...

Top L.A. sheriff's official steps down amid Audi sale controversy

A high-ranking Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department official announced his retirement today after an internal investigation was opened into his purchase of a stolen Audi sedan from a tow yard owner with a department contract.At 53, Assistant Sheriff Michael Rothans is two years from the age...

Faith at the Intersection: Black Lives Matter and the LGBTQ Community

In just a few days I will immerse myself with some of the most visionary, thoughtful and politically savvy LGBTQ clergy in the country. We will focus our collective passion, expertise and constituency base on supporting the Black Lives Matter movement in an intentional and substantive way. Show More Summary

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