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24 Feb Jeff Sessions Reverses Obama-Era Policy That Curtailed DOJ's Private Prison Use
24 Feb Trump Administration Rescinds Protections For Transgender Students
23 Feb Huge News, Seven Earth-Sized Worlds Orbiting a Red Dwarf, Three in the Habitable Zone
23 Feb Thousands of spills at US oil and gas fracking sites
22 Feb 'Not my President's Day' protesters rally across US to oppose Trump (video included)
22 Feb More Bomb Threats Close Jewish Community Centers Across The Nation
21 Feb 'Science for the people': researchers challenge Trump outside US conference
21 Feb Swedish embassy trolls Trump: We'd be happy to explain our immigration policies to you
20 Feb Liberal voters warn Democratic officials: resist Trump or be replaced
20 Feb SpaceX Launches 1st Private Rocket, Then Sticks a Landing
20 Feb Trash and toxins found in the most remote corner of the ocean
19 Feb 'Psychological warfare': immigrants in America held hostage by fear of raids
19 Feb Donald Trump overturns law preventing companies dumping coal mining debris in streams and rivers
18 Feb Report: Trump transition ordered government economists to cook up rosy growth forecasts
18 Feb 'A shit sandwich': Trump's choice for national security adviser reportedly turned down offer
17 Feb Scientists have just detected a major change to the Earth's oceans linked to a warming climate
17 Feb Donald Trump Ducks Questions About Administration's Ties To Russia
16 Feb Trump Administration Caught In Lie About Campaign Contacts With Russians
16 Feb Humans Can Now "Print" Genetic Code and Engineer Life
15 Feb More than 700 species facing extinction are being hit by climate change
15 Feb 'That's the definition of treason': Democratic lawmaker levels serious charge against Trump administration
14 Feb Humans causing climate to change 170 times faster than natural forces
14 Feb Gallup poll: Trump approval rating at new low
13 Feb Bombshell Report Suggests Trump's National Security Adviser Is Dishonest and a Threat to US Policy
13 Feb Army veterans return to Standing Rock to form a human shield against police
12 Feb Undocumented Immigrants Arrested Nationwide, Stoking Fears Of Trump's 'Deportation Force'
12 Feb Police 'likely to recommend' indictment of Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges
11 Feb Elizabeth Warren breaks down the biggest Trump scandal you haven't heard about
11 Feb Federal judge calls into question 'legitimacy' of Donald Trump's presidency
10 Feb Appeals Court Deals New Blow to Donald Trump's Travel Ban Targeting Muslims
10 Feb Parents Sentenced in Beating Death of Son at Word of Life Church
09 Feb Steve Bannon Believes The Apocalypse Is Coming And War Is Inevitable
09 Feb Republicans vote to rebuke Elizabeth Warren, saying she impugned Sessions's character
08 Feb Radical Unqualified Cofirmed
08 Feb Kellyanne Conway's Credibility Questioned After 'Bowling Green Massacre' Flub
07 Feb 7% of Catholic Priests in Australia Accused of Sexually Abusing Children
07 Feb World's Saddest Trump Rally Draws Just 8 Supporters
07 Feb Tech companies are set to battle Washington over visas for foreign workers
06 Feb Trump suffers new travel ban setback
06 Feb Donald Trump repeats respect for 'killer' Putin in Fox Super Bowl interview
05 Feb Federal Agencies Stop Enforcing Key Parts Of Trump's Travel Ban After Court Order
05 Feb Donald Trump Is Breaking His Promise To Be Tough On Wall Street
04 Feb House Votes to Allow Mentally Ill to Buy Guns
04 Feb Poll Finds Majority Disapprove of President Trump's Executive Orders
03 Feb Uber CEO bows out of Trump advisory council after users boycott
03 Feb Trump Accuses Australia Of Trying To Send U.S. The 'Next Boston Bombers': Report
02 Feb Republicans change rules so Democrats cannot block controversial Trump Cabinet picks
02 Feb A Mystery AI Just Crushed the Best Human Players at Poker
01 Feb ACLU racks up $24.1 million in donations over weekend
01 Feb Trump fires Sally Yates as attorney general for contradicting travel ban

31 Jan Backlash against Trump migration order grows as Obama issues warning
31 Jan It Took Donald Trump 8 Days To Bring The U.S. To The Brink Of A Constitutional Crisis
30 Jan Court Temporarily Blocks Parts Of Trump's Syrian Refugee And Travel Ban
30 Jan Physicists Unveil 'Time Crystals'
29 Jan US refugee ban: Trump decried for 'stomping on' American values
29 Jan President Trump's voters seem to be fine with him using a private email server: poll
28 Jan Christians Outnumbered By Atheists In England And Wales, Religious Identity Report Reveals
28 Jan The lethal injection drugs that sparked national debate were just ruled unconstitutional in Ohio
27 Jan Trump's Companies Are Already Violating Their Own Ethics Pledge
27 Jan Speedy universe expansion challenges Einstein's theory
26 Jan Trump's executive order heralds 'dangerous' return to torture, official warns
26 Jan White House sources say Trump was 'visibly enraged' at the size of the Women's March: report
25 Jan Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines to be revived by Trump administration
25 Jan Donald Trump is still lying about how he lost the popular vote
24 Jan Ashley Judd Delivers Blistering Attack at Unrepentant Misogynist Trump (video included)
24 Jan Father and son accused of rape want 'only law book that truly matters' at their trial: The Bible
23 Jan Hundreds Of Thousands Of Protesters 'Welcome' Donald Trump To Washington
23 Jan Widespread abuse' in children's homes
22 Jan Donald Trump era begins with Obamacare rollback and missile defence orders
22 Jan Protests break out all over the city on Trump's inauguration day
21 Jan Over half of primates now facing extinction, new report says
21 Jan Trump Sought Military Equipment For Inauguration, Granted 20-Plane Flyover
20 Jan Obama's approval rating soars as he exits the White House
20 Jan More than 1,600 factory workers are being fired after Trump said he'd save their jobs — here's what they have to say
19 Jan U.S. scientists officially declare 2016 the hottest year on record. That makes three in a row
19 Jan Updated: Trump Sexual Assault Accuser Going Ahead With Lawsuit
18 Jan Millennials are the least religious generation
18 Jan Chuck Schumer Renews Call On Ethics Office To Look Into Tom Price's Stock Purchases
17 Jan New York Lawmakers Among Dozens Who Vow To Boycott Trump Inauguration
17 Jan CIA boss John Brennan says Donald Trump 'doesn't understand Russia' in scathing attack on President-elect
16 Jan Democrats Lead Nationwide Day Of Rallies In Defense Of Obamacare
16 Jan Up to 76% of World's Population is Now Overfat, Say Researchers
15 Jan Israeli spies: Trump 'golden showers' dossier only one of many troubling reports being investigated
15 Jan Penthouse may have proof of Trump's 'golden shower' tryst at Moscow hotel
14 Jan 'This is a death sentence for me': Patients react in horror to GOP's late-night Obamacare repeal
14 Jan Donald Trump's alleged ties with Russia overshadow confirmation hearings
13 Jan Trump dossier: intelligence sources vouch for credibility of report's author
13 Jan Nationwide Protests Call Attention to Climate Change as Trump Cabinet Hearings Begin
12 Jan Donald Trump Won't Divest From His Business Interests, Opening Door To Years Of Ethics Conflicts
12 Jan Conservative media can't stop denying there was no global warming 'pause'
11 Jan FBI chief given dossier by John McCain alleging secret Trump-Russia contacts
11 Jan Howard Dean rallies the Internet with plan to 'destroy' Breitbart — and it's already working
11 Jan Schumer brilliantly exposes GOP hypocrisy by sending McConnell his own 2009 confirmation letter
10 Jan Trump names son-in-law Jared Kushner as senior adviser, testing nepotism law
10 Jan Meryl Streep called out Donald Trump at the Golden Globes. He responded by calling her 'over-rated'
09 Jan Warren: No confirmation hearings for Trump appointees until they're vetted for conflicts of interest
09 Jan Young black men again faced highest rate of US police killings in 2016
08 Jan Intelligence Report Concludes That Vladimir Putin Intervened In U.S. Election To Help Donald Trump Win
08 Jan The federal ethics office is overwhelmed by Trump's rich nominees: NYT
07 Jan Former CIA Director Won't Advise Donald Trump Anymore
07 Jan Gun Violence Is One Of The Least Researched Major Killers In The U.S., Study Finds
07 Jan Sick Minnesota boy died 'after parents prayed instead of calling ambulance'
06 Jan Study: racism and sexism predict support for Trump much more than economic dissatisfaction
06 Jan Bombshell report claims at least 50 Trump electors are illegitimate — and should not have voted
05 Jan World Energy Hits a Turning Point: Solar That's Cheaper Than Wind
05 Jan Anti-abortion activist arrested for making terrorist bomb threat against St. Louis Planned Parenthood
04 Jan GOP Backtracks After Elizabeth Warren Shames Them—and Trump—for Secretive Attempt to Scrap Ethics Panel
04 Jan Pelosi Slams GOP 'Cowardice' on Obamacare Repeal With No Replacement
04 Jan Catholic priest accused of organising orgies in rectory and pimping out 15 women
03 Jan Christian fundamentalist schools put kids 'at risk' with exorcisms and marriage grooming: inspectors
03 Jan Donald Trump makes top Republican fear environmental future
02 Jan Revealed: Nixon intentionally sabotaged a 1968 deal that could have ended the Vietnam War earlier
02 Jan GOP Lawmaker Wants to Make Campus Rape Rules More Lenient
01 Jan Russian hackers penetrated Vermont electric utility
01 Jan Trump praises Putin over US sanctions – a move that puts him at odds with GOP



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