Unable To Gain Traction, Lindsey Graham Outlines Why Trump Is So Bad For The Republican Party Brand

by KAY STEIGER - In an appearance on CNN, Republican presidential candidate and South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham explained his rival Donald Trump’s appeal ...

Judge Shuts Down Kris Kobach’s Attempt To Disenfranchise Voters In Kansas Elections

by KIRA LERNER - A Kansas judge last week dealt a blow to Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s voter suppression efforts, denying his attempt to ...

Ben Carson Blames Hollywood, Not Police, For Troubles In Black Urban Communities

by KIRA LERNER & LAUREL RAYMOND - Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is not a supporter of the Black Lives Matter movement. He has ...

Aid Groups to World Leaders: Time to Force Israel to Lift Blockade on Gaza

by Sarah Lazare - 'We urge you to take action to press for an end to these restrictions now, so that families are lifted out ...

These 16 Quotes Explain Why Trump Will Be The Republican Candidate

by John Prager - Donald Trump is awful — exactly the sort of person he would describe as a “loser” if he possessed some modicum ...

Firefighters From Half A World Away Summoned To Help Put out America’s Wildfires

By CHARLES TOPHER, Addicting Info – Huge tracts of California, Washington and Oregon are burning, with no end in sight. That is the grim reality ...

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This Day in History

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On This Day, Aug 31, 1980 – Gdansk Shipyard Strike Comes to an End

1980 – Poland’s Solidarity labor movement was born with an agreement signed in Gdansk that ended a 17-day strike. Established in September of 1980 at the Gdansk shipyards, Solidarity was an independent labour union instrumental in the eventual collapse of the Soviet Union, and the primary catalyst that would transform Poland from a repressive communist satellite to the EU member democracy it is today. The Solidarity movement received international attention, spreading anti-communist ideas and inspiring political action throughout the rest of the Communist Bloc, and its influence in the eventual fall of communism in Central and Eastern Europe cannot...

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Wes Craven, Horror Maestro, Dies at 76

Wes Craven, the famed maestro of horror known for the Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream franchises, died Sunday after a battle with brain cancer. He was 76. Craven, whose iconic Freddy Krueger character horrified viewers for years, died at his home in Los Angeles, his family announced. Survivors include his wife, producer and former Disney Studios vice president Iya Labunka.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 06:  Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones performs live on stage during day two of British Summer Time Hyde Park presented by Barclaycard at Hyde Park on July 6, 2013 in London, England.  (Photo by Simone Joyner/Getty Images)

Keith Richards Shares Two New Solo Songs ‘Substantial Damage’ and ‘Amnesia’ – Listen

The upcoming record will feature contributions from The Rolling Stones’ late saxophonist Bobby Keys, who died in December 2014. A press release states that the record was inspired by reggae, rock, country and the blues. “I had a ball making this new record and working with Steve Jordan and Waddy Wachtel again,” Richards said in a recent statement. “There’s nothing like walking into a studio and having absolutely no idea what you’re going to come out with on the other end.”

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