Stuck in the Middle, Donetsk Residents Stick Together to Stay Alive

An estimated 36 people die each day in embattled town where pro-Russia rebel separatists fight Ukranian soldiers By Sabra Ayres, Al Jazeera – DONTESK, Ukraine ...

Reflecting on Ferguson: When the Cops' Safety Is Number One

By Mike Ludwig, Truthout | News Analysis - Last Tuesday, two St. Louis police officers shot and killed 25-year-old Kajieme Powell just a ...

Mount Polley: A Wake-Up Call to the Realities of Tailings Ponds

By Dr. David Suzuki, EcoWatch – When a tailings pond broke at the Mount Polley gold and copper mine in south-central B.C., spilling millions of ...

Häagen-Dazs Says No to ‘Extreme’ Genetic Engineering Techniques

By Stefanie Penn Spear, EcoWatch – Ice cream lovers who prefer to steer clear of genetically modified organisms (GMO) will be happy to hear that Häagen-Dazs has confirmed ...

Democrats Embrace 'McCutcheon' Decision

New 'jumbo' joint fundraising committee follows liberals' harsh criticism of Supreme Court ruling by Michael Beckel & Dave Levinthal - Senate Democrats have embraced a new ...

Mary Burke Keeps Her Lead on Scott Walker, but it's Tight

by Jeff Singer - The respected Marquette University Law School poll is out with a new survey, and they find things as close ...

Stunning Pictures of Drugs Under the Microscope

By Livia Rusu, ZMEScience –  Most people have a heart time putting into words what they experience when under the influence of some ...

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This Day in History

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On This Day, Sept 1, 1983 – Korean Airlines Flight Shot Down by Russia

Soviet jet fighters intercept a Korean Airlines passenger flight in Russian airspace and shoot the plane down, killing 269 passengers and crewmembers. The incident dramatically increased tensions between the Soviet Union and the United States. On September 1, 1983, Korean Airlines (KAL) flight 007 was on the last leg of a flight from New York City to Seoul, with a stopover in Anchorage, Alaska. As it approached its final destination, the plane began to veer far off its normal course. In just a short time, the plane flew into Russian airspace and crossed over the Kamchatka Peninsula, where some...

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Box Office: Brutal Summer Ends With a Whimper, Season Down a Historic 15 Percent

Although official numbers for summer 2014 won’t be released until Tuesday, North American revenue for the season will barely crack $4 billion ….. click for more

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