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Newfound Threat to Oilsand Projects
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, tar sands oil extraction, tar sands disasters )

- 9 hours ago -
"Once again, the scientific homework is done after the assignment is due. When will the Alberta government ever learn?" Researchers discover ancient salt formation key factor in Alberta steam fracking disasters.
Study: 'Shocking' Water Loss in Western U.S.
Environment  (tags: Climate, U.S., Colorado River, Extreme Weather, Water, Water Crisis, Western States, Study )

- 3 days ago -
"This is a lot of water to lose. We thought that the picture could be pretty bad, but this was shocking."
Blacklisted: The Secret Government Rulebook For Labeling You a Terrorist
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., Obama administration, secret rule book, watchlist, convoluted criteria )

- 5 days ago -
The Intercept is publishing the entire Rulebook. "...the government is secretly blacklisting people as suspected terrorists and giving them the impossible task of proving themselves innocent of a threat they haven't carried out."
Luxury Apartment Building Will Have Separate Door For Poor Residents
Business  (tags: Housing, New York City, Poverty, Rent )

- 5 days ago -
A luxury condo building on New York City's Upper West Side has gotten clearance from the city to have a separate entrance, or a "poor door," for low-income tenants, according to the New York Post.
Darrell Issa's Postal Embarrassment: Momentum Builds for Cheap Banking Option
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: post office, postal banking, Banks, Low-income, Elizabeth Warren, Darrell Issa, Pew )

- 11 days ago -
...the one in four American households with little or no access to financial services need a convenient, cheap banking option, so they don't continue to get gouged by alternatives like payday lenders and check-cashing stores.
Blues Guitarist Johnny Winter Dies At 70
Society & Culture  (tags: johnny winter, music news, blues, obits )

- 11 days ago -
Texas blues legend has died, ending a long and expansive career that included working alongside bluesman Muddy Waters and playing at the Woodstock festival. Winter, who was 70, had been set to release a new album this fall.
Woman Who Accused Conor Oberst Of Rape: "I Made Up Those Lies About Him"
Society & Culture  (tags: Conor Oberst, Bright Eyes singer, false rape accusation, lies, rape story retracted )

- 13 days ago -
Joanie Faircloth issued a public apology to the Bright Eyes singer on Monday.
Nader: Corporate State Lacks Patriotism
Business  (tags: corporations, Ralph Nader, patriotism, corporate responsibility )

- 29 days ago -
So, if corporations want to be people, why not judge them as such?
How A Woman's Plan To Kill Herself Helped Her Family Grieve
Society & Culture  (tags: end of life care, assissted suicide, suicide )

- 35 days ago -
This story is in no way an endorsement of suicide. It's a description of one woman's choice and what came of it.
Startling Medical Research Results Suggest Air Pollution Is Linked to Autism and Schizophrenia
Environment  (tags: autism, mental illness, air pollution, medical research )

- 40 days ago -
A new study found ultrafine particles cause abnormalities in mice's brains similar those in humans with mental disorders.
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