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The last few days in Dublin unfolded in a warm embrace of solidarity for imprisoned Pvt.
Should America's 11 million illegal immigrants be offered a path to citizenship?
Should states lower the drinking age to 18?
Human rights group Amnesty International has released satellite photos it says show political prisons in North Korea the size of large cities.
The Humane Society of the United States says it will seek tighter state regulation of Maryland roadside zoos to close what it calls a federal enforcement loophole.
And yes it matters that Sam Champion is gay, because it speaks to his morally bankrupt foundation and his willingness to lie and hyperbole in order to push a Godless agenda : ABC announced on Monday that weatherman and global warming alarmist Sam Champion will be leaving the network for the Weather Channel.
Pope Francis called Wednesday for prayers for 12 Orthodox nuns reportedly taken by force from their convent in Syria by rebels.
Members of PETA plan to stage a protest in Old Town Pasadena on Wednesday against Sea World's upcoming 2014 Rose Parade float.
Animal advocacy group PETA called Tuesday on the National Institutes of Health to stop animal experiments related to sexual health, including Johns Hopkins studies of erectile dysfunction using rodents.
But the American Civil Liberties Union says the creche scene installed by the Florida Nativity Scene Committee at the Capitol in Tallahassee is legal - because it is privately funded, not government sponsored.
Corporate boards and management should engage with shareholders to help improve governance, the top U.S. securities regulator said Tuesday, laying out what she sees as some positive outcomes from increased investor activism.
DUBAI: A Bahraini court has rejected a request by a prominent human rights advocate that he be freed after serving three-quarters of a prison term for taking part in unlicensed protests.
Targeting of China's graft-busting New Citizens Movement highlights the limits of the Chinese Communist Party's pledge to tackle corruption It was just a picture.
"Guns Save Lives." Those words, set against the backdrop of a red heart, are the headline of a controversial Phoenix bus-stop advertisement at the center of a three-year legal battle between city officials and This controversial gun ad, set against the backdrop of a red heart, was banned from Phoenix bus stops in 2010, a move that set off a ... (more)
The American Civil Liberties Union is filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops over its directives to hospitals regarding treatment of pregnant women.
Liberal activists pledged Monday to lobby the Securities and Exchange Commission to reconsider its move dropping corporate political disclosure from the agency's priority list.
Thousands of Bill de Blasio's grassroots supporters - as well as the small inner circle of advisers who helped catapult him into office and will help guide the newly elected mayor as he tackles the challenge of governing the nation's largest city - were at the Park Slope Armory in Brooklyn on election night to celebrate this momentous progressive ... (more)
Gov. Jerry Brown, who championed environmental causes when he was governor before and has made global warming a focus of his administration now, has been targeted by an increasingly vocal group of activists whose animosity would once have appeared improbable.