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2 hrs ago | WCTV Tallahassee
The situation was so bad, the Humane Society of the United States were called in the help.
6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
Questions about the scope of the program arose during arguments Tuesday before the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan.
6 hrs ago | Daily Kos
On this date 113 years ago : Teddy Roosevelt delivered his "Speak softly and carry a big stick" speech at the Minnesota State Fair.
6 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Nick Cannon has been keeping a notebook for much of his life, and next year we'll get to see some... In a surprising move, serial litigator Robert Davis - who repeatedly tried to block an emergency manager from taking over Detroit - pleaded guilty to two federal crimes this morning, just hours after the city's historic bankruptcy trial got under ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Detroit News
The SDS was created at the University of Michigan, and its early declaration, the Port Huron Statement, helped embody the liberal idealism of the early 1960s.
11 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian
Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, the army chief who led the coup in Thailand in May, this week said martial law - which bans gatherings of more than five people - was still needed to maintain order.
15 hrs ago | The Republic
An international rights group accused the extremist Islamic State group on Tuesday of carrying out a systematic campaign of "ethnic cleansing" in northern Iraq that includes mass killings, abductions and other war crimes.
18 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury
Amnesty International has accused the militant Islamic State group of carrying out a systematic campaign of mass killings, abductions and ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq that could amount to war crimes.
Colin Craig at a campaign launch last month. He told a debate organised by Amnesty International last night that New Zealand should be a "safe pair of hands" on the world stage.
BEIRUT: Syrian authorities have arrested a pro-government activist who launched a social media campaign calling on officials to provide information about hundreds of missing soldiers, residents and activists said Monday.
With Russian soldiers fighting in eastern Ukraine, Russian soldiers are also all but certainly dying there.
The Israeli authorities' outrageous plan to expropriate nearly 1,000 acres of land in the West Bank is illegal and must be rescinded immediately, said Amnesty International.
Activists say Syrian rebels are clashing with government troops in the Golan Heights near the border with Israel, where al-Qaida-linked insurgents abducted U.N. peacekeepers last week.
Social activism reached a tipping point this summer with the ALS Association's unstoppable Ice Bucket Challenge , which to date has raised nearly $100 million while soaking millions more.
A prominent human rights activist Maryam Al-Khawaja was arrested shortly after arriving in Bahrain to check on her father, who is hunger striking in prison along with thousands of sentenced activists, a key opposition figure Nabeel Rajab told RT.
Occupy Central will "definitely happen" with students gathering last night at a luxury hotel as tears and outrage greeted Beijing's framework for the 2017 political blueprint.
Egyptian authorities pushed back Sunday a deadline for local and international non-government organizations to register under a restrictive law or risk being shut down, a decision that was criticized as a way to silence critics of the government, a government official said.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 04:55 pm
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