Business

GOP Congressman Compares Migrant Children Crossing The US Border To The D-Day Invasion

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America’s Top Navy SEAL May Take Over As Chancellor Of The University Of Texas

Admiral William McRaven, a Navy SEAL and current commander of U.S. Special Operations Command, is reportedly among the front-runners to take … [Read More...]

The Most Expensive Celebrity Homes In New York City

For all of us normals, living in New York City isn't exactly easy on the wallet. But when the sky's the limit, as it is for many celebrities, you'd expect that they'd have the best homes money can buy. Our friends at apartment data website … [Read More...]

Apple Denies China’s Accusation The iPhone Is A ‘Threat To National Security’

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US Politics

The case for Obama’s impeachment: The Constitution’s remedy for a lawless … – Fox News (blog)

Fox News (blog)The case for Obama's impeachment: The Constitution's remedy for a lawless ...Fox News (blog)The next time you hear politicians denounce Barack Obama as a lawless, imperial president with a scandal-riddled administration, … [Read More...]

Obama, Senate Dems clash on border bill – The Hill

The HillObama, Senate Dems clash on border billThe HillPresident Obama has asked for $3.7 billion and increased authority to deal with 57,000 unaccompanied minors from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador who have streamed across the border … [Read More...]

Kerry Pushes for Solution to Afghanistan Election Crisis – New York Times

New York TimesKerry Pushes for Solution to Afghanistan Election CrisisNew York TimesKABUL, Afghanistan — The Obama administration had hoped that after years of frustration with President Hamid Karzai, a successful election in Afghanistan would … [Read More...]

Foreign Policy

Taiwan echoes US call for calm in S. China Sea – China Post

Taiwan echoes US call for calm in S. China SeaChina PostSpeaking at the U.S. Department of State's Annual South China Sea Conference, Fuchs said the claimants “could recommit not to establish new outposts” as agreed in the Declaration of … [Read More...]

When worlds collide, must they clash? – Today’s Zaman

Today's ZamanWhen worlds collide, must they clash?Today's ZamanIn his view, experts in international relations are wrong in excluding the Ottoman State from their analysis. They claim that it is not comparable with European states because of its … [Read More...]

Srebrenica: 19-Year-Blueprint for US Intervention – Center for Research on Globalization

Srebrenica: 19-Year-Blueprint for US InterventionCenter for Research on GlobalizationYes, it is definitely what you have just said and it has become the starting point for a process in international relations. .... operates and in this … [Read More...]

Justice

Police Can’t Stop You Based On The Color Of Your Car, Florida Court Rules

CREDIT: Shutterstock Police can’t stop drivers based on the color of their car, Florida’s high court ruled last week. The ruling invalidates a conviction that started when an officer in Escambia County spotted a bright green … [Read More...]

Free Speech Is Whatever These Senators Say It Is

Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) CREDIT: AP Photo/Charles Dharapak The Senate Judiciary Committee endorsed a proposed constitutional amendment to undo the Supreme Court’s wildly unpopular 5 to 4 Citizens United ruling on Thursday. Supporters of … [Read More...]

It Just Got A Lot Safer To Smoke Marijuana In Brooklyn

CREDIT: Shutterstock Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson announced on Tuesday that his office will no longer prosecute most minor marijuana cases. Under the new policy Thompson announced in a nine-page memorandum, “when a case is … [Read More...]

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World News

Israel strikes Gaza mosque believed to be hiding weapons as death toll tops 120 – Fox News

Fox NewsIsrael strikes Gaza mosque believed to be hiding weapons as death toll tops 120Fox NewsGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Israeli airstrikes targeting Hamas in Gaza hit a mosque and a center for the disabled where two women were killed Saturday, … [Read More...]

Iraqi Forces Battle Sunni Rebels Over Control of a Military Base – New York Times

New York TimesIraqi Forces Battle Sunni Rebels Over Control of a Military BaseNew York TimesThe goals of of the three main groups in Iraq — Sunni, Shiite and Kurdish — as the country threatens to split apart along sectarian lines. Video … [Read More...]

Top Ukrainian Separatists Hit With EU Sanctions – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

The HinduTop Ukrainian Separatists Hit With EU SanctionsRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyThe European Union has added 11 so-called officials of the self-declared separatist republics in eastern Ukraine to its list of individuals subject to travel … [Read More...]

Politics & Media

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Rachel Jeantel Blames Herself for Letting George Zimmerman Walk Free

It’s been just over a year since the world was introduced to Rachel Jeantel, the friend of Trayvon Martin’s who testified on behalf … [Read More...]

Spielberg Dinosaur, Brooklyn Tarantula, Cancer-Curing Farts: Fake, Fake, Fake

By now we’ve become accustomed to at least one serving of jumped-up viral bollocks per week, but it’s the rare gem of a day in which … [Read More...]

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Anthony Cumia Defends Himself on Fox’s Red Eye: I Wasn’t Being Racist!

Anthony Cumia was recently fired from his popular Opie and Anthony Show for what SiriusXM deemed a “hate-filled” rant on Twitter … [Read More...]

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Tracy Morgan Sues Wal-Mart for Negligence After Deadly Crash

It’s been a little more than a month since comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured in a six-vehicle crash that also killed his friend … [Read More...]

Economy

The Majority Of Small Businesses Support A $10.10 Minimum Wage

CREDIT: Shutterstock In a new national poll, 61 percent of small business owners with under 100 employees say they support gradually increasing … [Read More...]

People Who Work For Tips Are Twice As Likely To Live In Poverty

CREDIT: Shutterstock People who work for tips are far more likely to live in poverty, according to a new report from the Economic Policy … [Read More...]

If A Man Takes Paternity Leave, His Coworkers Will Probably Take It Too

CREDIT: Shutterstock If a male employee sees his coworker take paternity leave for the arrival of a new baby, he is 11 percent more likely to … [Read More...]

Real Estate Developers Want To Evict 98-Year-Old Woman To Turn Her Apartment Into Condos

Mary Phillips, 98, has lived in her apartment for 50 years CREDIT: YouTube/KRON-4 When she was 97, Mary Phillips answered the door of the San … [Read More...]