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Armed Militias Guard Border Against 'Threat' Of Immigrant Children

Jul 29 2014 12:31pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Unaffiliated "militia" groups armed with semi-automatic rifles, masks, camouflage and tactical gear have been spotted in the Texas Rio Grande Valley, protecting the U.S.-Mexico border, one can only assume, from the thousands of unaccompanied children who have fled record violence in their home countries in Central America. Photos published by The San Antonio Express-News on Monday show dozens of members of more than 10 "active" ...
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'We can't manufacture utopia!'

Jul 26 2014 5:34pm CDT | Source: WND

By Edward B. Driscoll, Jr. Scott Ott, who hosted the 20-part “Freedom’s Charter” series for PJTV.com, reveled in being able to visit Independence Hall and the National Constitution Center with a video production team to document the birth of the American dream. But perhaps his greatest moment in those two historic monuments was sans camera crew. “I was following a tour group of children from a public school in inner city Baltimore through Ind ...
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How Frustration And Inaction Color EPA's Efforts To Enforce The Clean Water Act

Jul 26 2014 8:28am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

This article originally appeared on ProPublica. For years, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been frustrated in its efforts to pursue hundreds of cases of water pollution — repeatedly tied up in legal fights about exactly what bodies of water it has the authority to monitor and protect. Efforts in Congress to clarify the EPA's powers have been defeated. And two Supreme Court decisions have done little to decide t ...
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Helpful moms, sisters push female baboons up hierarchy
New York, July 31 (IANS) A supportive mother and helpful sisters are key to female baboons reaching the higher echelons of their social strata, a study indicates. | by IANS
 
Australia failed to make India take back asylum seekers
Sydney, July 31 (IANS) The Australia government failed to make India take 157 Sri Lankan Tamil asylum seekers while they were being held on high seas, media reported Thursday. | by IANS
 
Giant asteroids wiped out life on early Earth
Washington, July 31 (IANS) Using a computer simulation model based on a moon crater, planetary scientists have revealed that early Earth is likely to have been hit by giant asteroids capable of killing off life and completely resurfacing the planet. | by IANS
 
 

BuzzFeed Reviewing Benny Johnson's Work Following Plagiarism Charges

Jul 25 2014 1:22pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

NEW YORK -- BuzzFeed is reviewing the work of viral politics editor Benny Johnson after acknowledging that "instances of plagiarism" were found in his writing. Two Twitter users, @blippoblappo and @crushingbort, offered examples Thursday of Johnson appearing to reword or lift passages directly from others' writing. In one instance, Johnson described the London Blitz using the exact language used by a writer on Yahoo! Answers. BuzzFeed has since ...
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Dick Durbin Uses Glenn Beck's Soccer Balls and Teddy Bears to Scold GOP

Jul 25 2014 9:19am CDT | Source: Big Government

Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) alluded to Glenn Beck's flamboyant campaign to bring soccer balls and teddy bears to tens of thousands of illegal alien children streaming across the U.S. border while urging Republicans to stow their objections to billions in border crisis funding requested by the president and pass the bill anyway. “Even some of the most conservative political commentators have said ...
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Jenny McCarthy Suggests Hillary Clinton Might Be A Lesbian

Jul 23 2014 9:50am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Jenny McCarthy only has a short time left on "The View," but she is certainly making waves before her exit. On Tuesday's episode of "The View," McCarthy suggested Hillary Clinton might be a lesbian. The remark came up during a discussion about Ronald Kessler's new book, The First Family Detail: Secret Service Agents Reveal the Hidden Lives of Presidents. The book claims Bill ...
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The Loophole Religious Organizations May Try To Use To Discriminate Against LGBT Workers

Jul 21 2014 3:23pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

President Obama signing the executive order protecting LGBT workers. CREDIT: AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin President Obama followed through on his promise Monday morning to sign an executive order protecting the LGBT employees of all federal contractors — which employ 20 percent of the American workforce — from discrimination in the workplace. The order has been lauded for not including any exemptions that might have allowed religious organizat ...
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Rich New Yorkers Aren't Actually Fleeing Because Of Higher Taxes

Jul 21 2014 2:56pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Perhaps contrary to concerns that higher taxes could spur a disastrous exodus of New York City's wealthiest residents, history shows its one percent like to stay put. A study conducted by the city's Independent Budget Office shows New York's highest earners -- those making more than $500,000 annually -- don't move at a higher rate than lower-income residents. In fact, a higher ...
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Spending $49 Billion On a 'Secure Border' Because of Tea Party Prejudice is Folly

Jul 21 2014 6:18am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Aside from the thoughtful and humane analysis by Glenn Beck and Hugh Hewitt of the recent border crisis, conservatives have utilized this immigration issue to further the need for a "secure border." Whereas Jeb Bush earlier this year labeled the desperate steps taken by illegal immigrants as "an act of love," many in the Tea Party view the plight of refugee children at our border as an "invasion." It is this ...
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