A thirty year old mom of four murdered: "He had been stalking her, doing stuff. She just got her car fixed Friday. He put sugar in the tank while she was at work. It has been just a lot of stuff escalating. He was abusive," said (her sister) Bethani.
While the United States, Britain and Canada are planning to announce a coordinated set of sanctions against Iran's oil and petrochemical industry today, longtime investigative journalist Seymour Hersh questions the growing consensus on Iran's alleged nucl
We are on the road in the historic city of Vienna, Austria, not far from the Czech Republic where President Obama gave a major address in 2009 that called for a nuclear-free world. His disarmament efforts were cited when he won the Nobel Peace Prize, but
Millions of people live in the shadow of oil refineries and are forced to breathe air that sickens and kills, especially our vulnerable children. Please join with us in supporting efforts to ensure refineries clean up their act and our air...
Alabama and Feds approve millions for beachfront convention center. The Alabama convention center is a shocking misuse of restoration dollars that could provide much needed resources to the Gulf's damaged ecosystem.
Robin Williams faced 'serious money troubles' shortly before his death. He was forced to accept a string of second-rate but lucrative acting roles which insiders say made his battle with depression even tougher.
San Francisco, CA -- A coalition of farmers and environmental groups filed a lawsuit to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today on behalf of six Midwest states where a toxic herbicide cocktail called Dow's Enlist Duo, a blend of glyphosate
One day after Montreal-born Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32, was shot and killed by security forces during his rampage in the Canadian capital, authorities said he had acted alone.They said they remained unsure of his motives but suggested that he had been "rad
Biologists recently determined that the endangered Amargosa vole had an 82% chance of going extinct within the next five-years, if immediate management actions were not taken to rescue the tiny rodent living precariously in the rare marshes of the Mojave
Look at the stripping of easily identifiable police cruisers..more and more plainclothes and use of minors in police surveillance... then compare notes to testimonials from those who lived in Iron Curtain countries.
It is actually 50-70% taking into account that poliiticians and power brokers for the past 50+ years will not define a 'reasonable life' and therefore expectation of a living wage and consequent revision of the federal poverty level
When Franklin Roosevelt first proposed to protect Utah's canyon country in 1936, he envisioned a 4.5-million-acre area. But when Congress finally designated Canyonlands National Park in 1964, political pressure had whittled it down to just 257,000 acres.
MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Friday of endangering the international order by trying to "remake the whole world" for its own, exclusive interests, and he predicted that Ukraine would not be the last conflict to em
One serious danger here is private companies implementing government -backed vendettas against whislteblowing individuals by cutting them off from finding good jobs and pressuring companies not to hire them.
A couple of weeks ago I posted about William Lopez and Jeff Deskovic, two men who had been wrongly convicted and imprisoned, then exonerated. Deskovic was released first and started a foundation to find and remedy other wrongful convictions.
Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action by women who work in their stores. The women claim they are not paid the same as male workers in the distribution warehouses - despite their jobs being of "equivalent value".