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  1. This Week in the War on WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    This past Thursday, January 22, marked the anniversary of the decision in Roe v. Wade, which made abortion legal.

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  2. The Greek Elections and Media BiasRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    As you may have heard, Greece will be holding national elections this Sunday, January 25. I'm not here to talk about the election itself, however-I'd rather focus on how the for-profit media has skewed their reporting on the election to imbue everything they write with a clear anti-Syriza bias. And this is an important issue to keep in mind, because as Malcolm X once observed : "If you aren't careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed and loving the people who are doing the oppressing."

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  3. Why Business And Government Are Quiet About TPPRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    The Trans-Pacific Partnership has been negotiated secretly for many years and there is good reason for the secrecy, especially in terms of how it affects billions of people in the world. As you might guess those who benefit most are governments and the rich and powerful.

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  4. Protesters Interrupt Rick Perry's Freedom Summit SpeechRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    The nerve of these Republicans is unending, but this time around Rick Perry got some heckling with his straight talk about immigration. Well, sort of straight talk.

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  5. Patriots Hold Onto Ball Far Better Than Any Other TeamRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    Sports quantitative analyst Warren Sharp has found an interesting statistical anomaly involving the New England Patriots: The team has fumbled dramatically fewer times than any other NFL team the past five years, measured in term of fumbles lost per offensive play run: "There is no other team even close to being near to their rate of 187 offensive plays per fumble. The league average is 105 plays/fumble.

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  6. SunZia renewable resource project wins federal approval in SouthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Washington Post

    A proposed $2 billion transmission line that would carry electricity generated by renewable resources in New Mexico and Arizona to markets across the West is one step closer to being in service after clearing its final federal hurdle. U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell was joined Saturday by members of New Mexico's congressional delegation and other federal officials to announce the government's approval of the SunZia project.

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  7. Donated Blood Today - First Time In Fifteen YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I once was a regular blood donor, and amassed over three gallons of blood donation. Then...I stopped donating.

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  8. A Former Student's Encounter with the PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Below is a Facebook post by a student of mine at a NYC High School in the 1980's. He was the outstanding student in the class, which was a course in Criminal Law.

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  9. Beulah, Peel Me a ChocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    There's a chocolate shop in town, a family-owned business that'A A s been around since 1919. Every caramel, truffle, creme and turtle they make is hand-dipped, rolled, and wrapped.

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  10. Melissa Harris-Perry stops GOP operative Robert Traynham's lie in its trackRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Melissa Harris-Perry did something that many Liberal talking heads on TV rarely do. She called out a lie immediately.

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  11. The Dreamwalker - Lucid Dreams and Meta-ConsciousnessRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I follow the various disciplines involved in the scientific quest to quantify consciousness. My interest arose from a 'miracle' of consciousness my family witnessed and experienced during a 3-month period back in 1992.

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  12. U.K. Cop Cleared After Beating Mom of Sick ChildRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    A police officer in England who kicked and hit a mother as she sat by the hospital bed of her sick child, leaving her with more than 40 injuries, has been cleared of actual bodily harm. Warren Luke, 38, a Metropolitan police officer, was accused of repeatedly kicking and punching the 41-year-old woman, who, hospital staff had said to him, was refusing to leave.

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  13. 12 Worst Ideas Religion Unleashed on WorldRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    From Valerie Tarico of Alternet, they are the following: Chosen people, holy war, blasphemy, glorified suffering, genital mutilation, blood sacrifice, Hell, karma, eternal life, male ownership of female fertility and bibliolatry .

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  14. 1/24/2015Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Digby

    Dispatch from King's ring kissing ceremony by digby Byron York gives his informed take on Iowa and the state of the GOP primary at the moment. There's lots to think about, most of it really disturbing.

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  15. Curse You, Scott BeauchampRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Balloon Juice

    The service academies - the U.S. Military Academy for the Army , the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy - promise to educate and mold future officers charged with leading the enlisted members of the military. But they are not the hallowed arbiters of quality promised by their myths.

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  16. CNN's Newt Gingrich Parrots Debunked Right-Wing Smear About Hillary Clinton And Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Media Matters for America

    CNN contributor Newt Gingrich revived a debunked claim about Boko Haram's designation as a terror group in order to attack former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Speaking to attendees at the Iowa Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Gingrich claimed that the Obama administration, currently and during Clinton's tenure at the State Department, is not doing enough to confront terrorism threats.

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  17. Ben Carson is the New Herman CainRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Burnt Orange Report

    Ben Carson is the Herman Cain of 2016, and it is not because he is the lone black GOP contender. He is the outspoken outsider, someone who can speak "truthiness" to power, and criticize big government without the hypocrisy of drawing a big government paycheck, unlike his contenders speaking from Washington, or a Governor's mansion.

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  18. Charlie Hebdo, A Free Press, And Social SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Europeans have written to me with more information that raises questions about the Charlie Hebdo affair. Some point out the strange emptiness of the street on which the professional killers depart.

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  19. Yemen Unrest Won't Stop Drone War: Pentagon, White HouseRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    As thousands of Yemenis protested against Houthi rebels on Saturday, the White House and Pentagon have indicated the continuing unrest in the country is no impediment to continuing the drone campaign. Armed drones operated by the CIA and the U.S. Joint Special Operations Command remain deployed for now over southern Yemen, where al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is based.

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  20. Media Charmed by White Teens' Crime SpreeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    Wonkette: There are several ways of editorializing about the relationship between an 18-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl he has taken from her parents' house. "Kidnapping," for instance, is one that comes to mind.

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