START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good

Patrick's News

Pass the Autism CARES Act In The Senate | Autism Speaks Champions
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, healthcare, funding, legislation, activities, Combating Autism Act )

- 7 hours ago -
Legislation that would save federal autism funding is headed for a vote in the Senate. The bill called Autism CARES would reauthorize the Combating Autism Act of 2006, dedicating $260 million a year in federal funding for autism activities over next 5 yrs
Petition: Allow Military Dogs to Retire With Their Former Handlers
Animals  (tags: Military Dogs, Retire, Former Handlers, military transport back to the states, left behind, stress, new dogowner, adopt, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation )

- 6 hours ago -
the bill would guarantee that the dogs would receive military transport back to the states and would ensure that their former handlers have the first opportunity to adopt them. In addition, supporters of such a bill want the dogs to receive the same...
Police Officer Who Shot Dog in Yard Has Been Cleared of Wrongdoing
Society & Culture  (tags: Detective Brett Olsen, "Geist, " a Weimaraner., 13-year veteran of the force . under SLC, Use of and SLCPD Policy III-300 Firearms, "dangerous animal, suffering, pets, killed, animalwelfare, animalrights, dogs, law, ethics )

- 6 hours ago -
Justice for Geist FB page~According to Friday's KSL News, the police officer who shot and killed a dog who was inside of his owner's Salt Lake City, Utah, yard in June, has been cleared of wrongdoing.
Natural Treatments for Ebola Virus Exist, Research Suggests
Health & Wellness  (tags: virus, ebola, pandemic, outbreak, who, virus, epidemic )

- 3 hours ago -
Fear of infection with the Ebola virus is becoming as contagious as the virus itself, with mainstream media outlets like CNN reporting, 'Ebola outbreak could have 'catastrophic' consequences.' But natural solutions exist, research suggests...
Petition: Deny Bail to Jason Brown,the Craiglist Killer!!!!
Animals  (tags: Craiglist killer, Jason Brown, puppy doe, Puppy Doe Tortured Killed in MA, hotel, adopt, torturing, dismembering, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime )

- 6 hours ago -
Do you remember this animal abusing face named Craiglist killer??? NO BAIL FOR THIS EVIL BEING!!! Please sign and share for giving Justice for the poor, poor dogs he had killed :-( Please read comments for the first petition against this disgrace :-/
The Shrinking Evolution That Turned T Rex to Tweety
Animals  (tags: animals, ancient, archaeology, research, science, scientists, animals, extinction )

- 5 hours ago -
This should prove evolution beyond all doubt, or nothing can.
Business  (tags: US, good news, Roswell New Mexico, horse slaughter, animals, abuse, ethics, news, society, environment, business, consumers, law )

- 22 minutes ago -
Following an extended legal battle, Blair Dunn, the attorney for the Valley Meats slaughter plant in Roswell, New Mexico, today submitted a letter to the state Environmental Department withdrawing the plant's application for a permit to operate a waste...
Israel's Military Censors Demand 'Prior Review' of NYT's Gaza Reporting
Society & Culture  (tags: Free Press, Palestine, Israel, New York Times, ethics, society, death, freedoms, humans, news, politics, violence, rights, government, dishonesty, world )

- 5 hours ago -
The episode comes amid increased criticism of how many U.S. based news outlets including MSNBC and the Times which are often categorized as "liberal" by many--skew and bend their coverage in order to offer a narrative more friendly towards Israel.
Merovingian Necropolis Reveals 300 Graves
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 5 hours ago -
A team of archaeologists working on a site at Saint-Aubin-des-Champs in France have discovered the remains of a Merovingian necropolis dating to the 5th -7th centuries AD.
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more
Patrick Donovan

Patrick D.
Patrick's contributions:
Stories noted recently:
Stories submitted:
Patrick's contributions
Stories submitted: 37
Front Page stories: 9
Noted in Past Week: 123
Analyst Ratio* : 35%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!