How Anyone Who Works At An Abortion Clinic Becomes Target For Violence, Harassment

By TARA CULP-RESSLER, ThinkProgress – Joan, the president of a network of women’s health clinics in the Rocky Mountain region of the United States, ...

Cop Runs Stop Sign Without Lights or Sirens, Hits Pedestrian, Cutting Off Both Legs, 5 Hospitalized

By Matt Agorist, The Free Thought Project – Snohomish County, WA — A violent, multiple vehicle crash unfolded last week after a Snohomish ...

Return of the Fish Wars: Hatchery Pits Environmentalists Against Tribe

Can anything 'wild' still exist in a Washington river that has been plugged for 100 years? By E. Tammy Kim, Al Jazeera – LOWER ...

School Thinks Training Children To Take Out Active Shooters Is A Good Idea

By SARAH, Addicting Info – There must be an 11th Commandment somewhere that says, “Thou shalt put children in harms way,” because a pastor ...

Scott Walker Complains About 'Political Witch Hunt'; Republican Prosecutor Fires Back

by Laura Clawson - It takes some chutzpah to run for president when you've faced major investigations into your fundraising practices, but Wisconsin Gov. Scott ...

Astronomers Observe First Exoplanet Orbiting Sun-like Star in the Visible Light Spectrum

By Anthony Wood, Gizmag – A team of ESO astronomers working from the La Silla Observatory, Chile, has detected the first direct reflection ...

Nation’s Strongest Fracking Ban Bill Introduced to Protect Public Lands

By Anastasia Pantsios, EcoWatch – Congressmembers Jan Schakowsky of Illinois and Mark Pocan of Wisconsin, both Democrats, have made no secret of their strong ...

Here’s How The Ku Klux Klan Celebrated Confederate Memorial Day (VIDEO)

by JOHN PRAGER - Ahhh, Confederate Memorial Day — a day when “not-racists” around the nation “celebrate their southern heritage” by honoring those who ...

Warmonger Who Opened Iraq To ISIS Thinks Obama Is Wrong On Foreign Policy

by SARAH - The last person on the planet who should be telling President Obama how to do his job is the person who ...

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This Day in History

Muhammad Ali

On This Day, Apr 28, 1967 – Muhammad Ali Refuses Army Induction

On April 28, 1967, boxing champion Muhammad Ali refuses to be inducted into the U.S. Army and is immediately stripped of his heavyweight title. Ali, a Muslim, cited religious reasons for his decision to forgo military service. Born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., in Louisville, Kentucky, on January 14, 1942, the future three-time world champ changed his name to Muhammad Ali in 1964 after converting to Islam. He scored a gold medal at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome and made his professional boxing debut against Tunney Husaker on October 29, 1960, winning the bout in six rounds. On February...

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David Bowie to Release ‘Fame’ Picture Disc for 40th Anniversary

'Fame' featured on Bowie's album 'Young Americans' and originally released on July 25, 1975. It will now be reissued as a limited-edition picture disc on July 24, backed by an alternate mix of fellow 'Young Americans' album track 'Right'.
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Don Mankiewicz, Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter for ‘I Want to Live!,’ Dies at 93

Mankiewicz wrote the first episodes of Marcus Welby, M.D., the 1969-76 ABC medical drama that starred Robert Young and James Brolin, and Ironside, the 1967–75 NBC cop drama with Raymond Burr as a wheelchair-bound chief of detectives ....