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  • How A Gay Ugandan Teen Was Thrown Out Of His Home, Arrested And Tortured

    19 April 2014, 7:31 am

    By Rob Watson | The Next Family…
  • The Pothead Stereotype Lives, Even Among Americans Ready To Legalize Marijuana

    19 April 2014, 7:30 am

    Americans may be ready to let people smoke marijuana legally, but they still take a rather dim view of those who do, a new HuffPost/YouGov poll shows. A definite stigma remains -- though Americans don't think every stereotype holds true.…
  • Paper Shows U.S.-Flagged Plane In Iran Has Ties To Ghana

    19 April 2014, 12:59 am

    New details emerged on Friday about an American plane, owned by a small community bank in Utah and mysteriously parked this week at Tehran’s airport, showing that it had been leased by a Ghanaian mining company owned by a brother of Ghana’s president.
  • Tom Cotton Wants to Make Medicare Doubly Dead... Attacks from Two Fronts

    18 April 2014, 10:27 pm

    It is not on his website; it is not in his campaign platform. But, do not let this stealth candidate fool anyone: Republican Senate candidate Tom Cotton (R-AR) really wants to kill Medicare. So much so, that he attacks it on two different fronts.…
  • Friday Talking Points - Our 4/20 Acronym Contest Challenge

    18 April 2014, 9:14 pm

    Three hundred of these columns? To coin a phrase... far out, man.We'll get to patting ourselves on the back in a bit, but first we'd like to propose a party game for this weekend's big 4/20 festivities across the land. So put this in your (metaphorical) pipe…
  • The Best Monetary Policy Is Strict Financial Regulation

    18 April 2014, 8:11 pm

    On Wednesday, in her first speech on monetary policy, Janet Yellen, the new chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, pointed out a discouraging paradox: In recent years, private-sector forecasters have been surprisingly accurate at forecasting changes in the…
  • Good News For Obamacare Is Bad News For Conservative Pundits

    18 April 2014, 7:40 pm

    Conservatives were sure at every turn that Obamacare would fail, but as the numbers roll in, those convictions are looking increasingly ideological.
  • The Affordable Care Act Gets Us a Step Closer to Equitable Health Care

    18 April 2014, 7:33 pm

    As a person who has been living with what's commonly known as "a preexisting health condition," and one that can require expensive surgery and even result in emergency-room visits if it gets out of control, I consider the Affordable Care Act a lifesaver. It…
  • White House Won't Comment On Petition To Deport Justin Bieber

    18 April 2014, 7:32 pm

    WASHINGTON -- Disappointing thousands of people who signed a petition to deport Justin Bieber, the White House announced Friday that it would not be taking a stand on the issue.…
  • Salvation Gets Cheap

    18 April 2014, 6:40 pm

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which pools the efforts of scientists around the globe, has begun releasing draft chapters from its latest assessment, and, for the most part, the reading is as grim as you might expect. We are still on the road…
  • GOP Candidate Says He Donated To Pro-Obamacare Democrat To Defeat Nonexistent Health Law

    18 April 2014, 6:14 pm

    Julio Gonzalez, a GOP candidate for the Florida state House, has come under fire by local Republican groups for a $500 contribution he made to Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Fla.) in 2008, according to Federal Election Commission records obtained by…
  • Algerian Elections: The End of the Arab Spring?

    18 April 2014, 6:01 pm

    As Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika secured his fourth term in office, many are wondering whether the 2010-11 Arab uprisings have had any lasting imprint on the region at all. Soon to be an octogenarian, Bouteflika -- once the world's youngest and most…
  • Making Strides for Preschool

    18 April 2014, 5:48 pm

    New York City received a lot of attention recently with a bold promise made to some of its youngest residents: Mayor Bill de Blasio ran on a campaign to fund full-day public preschool for all New York City children through a modest increased income tax on…
  • Private Spies Deserve More Scrutiny

    18 April 2014, 5:46 pm

    It turns out being the only imprisoned journalist in the United States doesn't get you on CNN or MSNBC. If you're Barrett Brown, a firebrand with an outlandish style, a penchant for insulting those very outlets and a history of working with hacktivist…
  • Colorado Deaths Stoke Worries About Pot Edibles

    18 April 2014, 5:42 pm

    DENVER (AP) — A college student eats more than the recommended dose of a marijuana-laced cookie and jumps to his death from a hotel balcony. A husband with no history of violence is accused of shooting his wife in the head, possibly after eating pot-infused…

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