A civil rights group has filed a suit challenging a law that will require sex offenders to be identified on their passports. President Obama signed the International Megan's Law bill, passed by Congress last week, on Monday. The organization California Reform Sex Offender Laws filed the suit in...
Last week Georgia General Assembly Representative Tommy Benton (R-Jefferson) told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the Ku Klux Klan, the white supremacist group whose barbaric lynchings underpinned many generations of terror for Southern Blacks, "made a lot of people straighten up." Rep. Show More Summary
Before December, the Association for Student Conduct Administration had never launched an investigation into one of its own members. Then, Jill Creighton came forward and reported that the group's president-elect had sexually assaulted...Show More Summary
An Australian Christian missionary who was kidnapped by an al-Qaeda affiliate in the African nation of Burkina Faso last month has been released, however, her husband still remains detained.
A fired employee of George Soros’ Open Society Foundations was busted for looting $50,000 from the nonprofit group.
Photography by the author. A few weeks ago I traveled to the St. Augustine area of Florida to photograph six automobiles from a private collection. Of the 18 cars that make up this delectable group, each car being more beautiful and authentically restored than the next, this sensational looking 1950 Mercury woody wagon was my […]
Sam Riley has joined an elite group of actors. Like Sir Laurence Olivier, Peter Cushing, Patrick Macnee, and Colin Firth, he has brought Jane Austen‘s Fitzwilliam Darcy to life. His dramatic interpretation of Mr. Darcy has a major difference from theirs. Show More Summary
Wall Street analysts are paid to study companies and recommend winners to investors. So far in 2016, this hasn't gone so well. According to the analysts at Bespoke Investment Group, companies with the most "Buy" ratings from Wall Street...Show More Summary
Image via 3333 California A new development at 3333 California Street has been in the works for some time, with developers Prado Group and SKS holding a series of community meetings over the past year for the project on the...
Randy Berry, the United States Special Envoy for the Human Rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Persons meets with the Indonesian government, civil society groups, and the business community as part of a six-country Asia tour that began at the end of January. Show More Summary
Lagardère Active, one of France's biggest media groups, has entered a carriage deal with DreamWorks Animation. The pact gives Lagardère free-to-air and basic pay-tv rights for its family and kids channels to broadcast DreamWorks Animation’s television series, including "Dragons: Race to the Edge,"...
When former Planned Parenthood clinic director Abby Johnson quit her job and joined the pro-life movement, she never dreamed that many other abortion workers would follow her lead and leave the abortion industry, too. Since she left the Texas abortion clinic in 2009, Johnson and her new organization And Then There Were None have helped […]
It always seemed a little odd that Martin Shkreli, awkward yet diabolical pharma bro, saw fit to criticize legendary rappers the Wu-Tang Clan. His copious sulking and slams against the group — whose exclusive album he bought for $12Show More Summary
In contrast to enduring stories about extraordinarily high rates of alcohol misuse among Native Americans, researchers have found that Native Americans' binge and heavy drinking rates actually match those of whites. The groups differed regarding abstinence: Native Americans were more likely to abstain from alcohol use.
Chicago and Philadelphia have been at odds many times over the years: Hot dogs vs. cheesesteak, Blackhawks vs. Flyers, and now Blue Jean Committee vs. Hall & Oates. The rival blue-eyed soul groups have always had a contentious relationship,...Show More Summary
Although the outbreak in Brazil of the Zika virus and its possible link to microcephaly has drummed up an immense amount of awareness and financial aid, one group of people, Olympic athletes, have not sounded off all that loudly. That is, until now. In speaking with Sports Illustrated’s Grant Wahl, Hope Solo, the United States women’s national team’s star goalie, […]
Scientists who conduct research on insects need to be able to keep them alive, sometimes for many generations. That can be difficult, especially since members of many insect species are particularly picky eaters. However, a group of Canadian entomologists may have found a solution, at least for scientists who are conducting research on moths. read more
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Nigeria’s secret police say they have arrested a recruiter for the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in northern Nigeria and broken up an extremist cell plotting attacks in the country. The State Security Service (DSS) said they arrested...Show More Summary
Native Americans are more likely to abstain from alcohol than whites are, and heavy drinking and binge drinking rates are about the same for both groups, according to a UA study.