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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Received More Than $100,000 from Comcast Before Boosting Merger

Groups Push President Obama for Accountability in Ferguson

A Judge’s Status, Robed in Silence
Barry Kamins, a senior New York judge under investigation for ethical misconduct, is back on the bench while his case is handled in secret.

Better Identification of Viking Corpses Reveals: Half of the Warriors Were Female

Armed Open-Carry Activists Harrass Protesters at Anti-Gun Violence Rally

Palestinian Leaders Want 3-Year Deadline on Israeli Occupation

ISIS Reportedly Beheads a Second American Journalist

Doctors Without Borders Says World Is Losing Battle Against Ebola

Too Young to Shoot? Why It's Legal for Kids to Handle Uzis

The True Story of How One Man Shut Down American Commerce to Avoid Paying His Workers a Fair Wage

Britain "Deplores" Israel Decision to Claim West Bank Land

Officials: 9-Year-Old Girl Who Killed Instructor Said Uzi Was Too Powerful

Twenty Days of Harassment and Racism as an American Apparel Employee

Do You Know Which Politicians Benefit From Your Grocery Dollars?

Home Depot Looking Into Credit Card Hack

Behind Every Bullied Woman Is a Man Yelling About Free Speech

The Town Where You Must Own a Gun
It\u2019s the culture \u2014 and the law \u2014 in Nucla, Colo., where the nearest stop light is two hours away.

Another US Doctor Infected by Ebola in Liberia

Scott Brown Says Out-of-State Voters Should Come to NH Anyway to Vote for Him

How the US Made ISIS: Their Videos and Ours, Their "Caliphate" and Ours

New Documents Undermine Walker Statements on Criminal Probe

Are American Troops Already Fighting on the Front Lines in Iraq?
The Pentagon is denying that US troops are fighting ISIS on the ground in Iraq\u2014but eyewitness accounts and Kurdish officials tell a different story.

New Satellite Maps Show World’s Major Ice Caps Melting at Unprecedented Rate

Thanks to Fracking, There's Something in the Water in Pennsylvania
Now that we have 243 pieces of evidence that fracking is not GREAT for the people who live near it, can we stop pretending otherwise?

Brechtomania
Why Marxist playwright Berthold Brecht is theater\u2019s hottest old name

Halliburton to Settle US Gulf Spill Claims for $1.1 Billion

UN: More Than One Million People Now Displaced Due to Ukraine Conflict

Why The Republicans Actually Like Big Government
-- Steven Jonas MD, MPH for BuzzFlash at Truthout

If You're Black and Openly Carry a Gun You Are Gunned Down; If You Are White the Police Consider You a "Good Guy"
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Fox Guest: Feminists Are "Cave Women" Keeping Us in the Stone Age

Protecting Abortion Clinics - Without a Buffer Zone
The Supreme Court's decision striking down the Massachusetts 35-foot abortion clinic buffer zone is barely in the rearview mirror, but the effects are being felt around the country.

When Four Jobs Aren't Enough: Why We Need a Living Wage
No person should die because they were too exhausted to leave the car after working multiple shifts just to make ends meet.

Will Texas Get Away With Discriminating Against Voters?

Top Gun Rights Group Backs White Supremacist's Supreme Court Case
Gun Owners of America is weighing in on the side of a neo-Nazi accused of plotting to attack a Mexican consulate.

Mexican Judge Departs From Script, Turns Monsanto’s Mexican Dream Into Legal Nightmare

Where Right-Wing Lies Are Born: The Wingnut Web, WorldNetDaily and How Conservative Nonsense Infects America

Saving America’s Honeybees

Radioactive Wild Boars Still Run Wild in Germany, 28 Years After Chernobyl

Ebola Outbreak: Epidemic Threatens Food Security in West Africa, Says UN Group

Years of Rape and ‘Utter Contempt’ in Britain

California Legislature First State to Ban Disposable Plastic Bags

ISIL’s Rise Highlights Afghan War’s Shaky Premise

Police Arrest Young Black Politician for Distributing Voting Rights Leaflets

New York Set to Accuse Evans Bank of Redlining

Climate Change and Food Riots: Learn to Farm
-- Akira Watts for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Art After War
The arts are moving center stage as providers brace for the coming tidal wave of war-related post-traumatic stress disorders in troops and veterans.

The Washington Post Names Former Reagan Administration Official as New Publisher

SCOTUS Relies on Facts That "Wouldn't Pass Muster in a High School Paper"

Dahr Jamail | Tortured and Raped by Israel, Persecuted by the United States

US Reach Grows in Africa With New Drone Base

Why Are Americans Joining ISIS? Ask a Republican.

"Pompous Blowhard" Stephen Colbert Continues to Annoy Howard Kurtz

Fast-Food Workers Are Planning Massive Protests Across the US

Mitch McConnell's Campaign Manager Resigns Over Bribery Scandal

Billionaire Threatens Charity Donations if Pope Continues Support for the Poor

DNA Evidence Could Exonerate Two in North Carolina Death Row Case
Henry McCollum faces execution, Leon Brown serving life; new evidence in 1983 murder suggests false confessions; lawyers allege police withheld evidence and added details.

The Small Farmer Movement Defines its Position on the Climate and Food Crisis in Central America

Morality Spill on Aisle 6: Saudi Religious Police Beat Husband After He and His Wife Use a Women-Only Checkout Line at Supermarket

Partial Victory for New Mexico's Chileros
It has taken almost a year of emails, letters and pressure, but at least some of New Mexico's contratistas (farm labor contractors) are finally paying farmworkers the minimum wage they're entitled to.

Obama to Deliver Warning to Putin on NATO’s Frontier

Wages Dropped for Almost All American Workers in First Half of 2014

From Liberia to South Korea, West Africa's Ebola Outbreak Is Met With Ignorance and Paranoia

The Right's Food Stamp Embarrassment: A History Lesson for the Haters
While conservatives love to beat up on the SNAP program, there's an awkward little fact that might horrify them

Erick Erickson and the Bleeding Edge of Purposely Ignorant Climate Change Denialism

Eric Cantor Joins Wall Street Investment Firm, Will Open Washington Office

Ukraine Warns of Europe’s Worst Conflict Since World War II