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California's 'Big One' Could Be Massive 'Superstorm' That Floods State: Scientists
Posted on: Jan 18, 2011, Source: Raw Story
The planet's rising temps mean the state faces greater risk of a "superstorm" that could flood the Central Valley, causing damage that would dwarf even a major earthquake.
Study: Conservatives Have Larger 'Fear Centers' in Their Brains
Posted on: Dec 29, 2010, Source: Raw Story
British study shows conservatives' brains tend to have larger amygdalas, which responsible for primitive emotions.
Report: Assange's Swedish Sex Crimes Accuser Flees to Middle East, May Not Be Cooperating with Police
Posted on: Dec 9, 2010, Source: Raw Story
An Australian news site reports that Anna Ardin has moved to the Palestinian territories to work for a peace organization.
Holocaust Survivors Condemn Glenn Beck's ' Monstrous' Report on George Soros
Posted on: Nov 12, 2010, Source: Raw Story
Jewish groups are targeting Fox News personality Glenn Beck for his claim that billionaire George Soros helped in the effort to exterminate Jews during World War II.
Is Your Bank Spying on You?
Posted on: Nov 7, 2010, Source: Raw Story
Banks and credit agencies are becoming ever more intrusive in their efforts to gauge exactly what you're worth, and what you can pay.
Republican Meg Whitman Employed Illegal Immigrant Housekeeper for 9 Years, Treated Her Like 'Garbage'
Posted on: Sep 29, 2010, Source: Raw Story
Nicky Diaz Santillan says she was paid for 15 hours per week by the Whitmans while working longer than those hours, was threatened with being fired when she became pregnant.
California Pot Legalization Could Stop the Murderous Drug Cartels Waging War in Mexico
Posted on: Sep 5, 2010, Source: Raw Story
The Mexican drug war that has taken the lives of 28,000 people over the past four years could conceivably come to an end if California votes to legalize marijuana.
A New Pill Can Make a Baby Less Likely to Be Gay -- Will It Be Used to Change Sexual Orientation in the Womb?
Posted on: Aug 15, 2010, Source: Raw Story
A treatment for a birth disorder has been found to reduce the likelihood that girls will become gay. Activist groups have condemned the 'anti-gay' treatment.
Alan Grayson: Obama's 'Bozo the Spokesman' Robert Gibbs Should Be Fired for Comments About Liberals
Posted on: Aug 11, 2010, Source: Raw Story
Grayson's unrestrained remarks come as political observers suggest Gibbs' days as the lead spokesman for the White House may be numbered.
FBI Admits Investigating Howard Zinn for Criticizing Bureau
Posted on: Jul 30, 2010, Source: Raw Story
FBI files show bureau may have tried to get Zinn fired from Boston University for his political opinions
Outrage over Arizona Immigration Law Builds, Swastika Vandalism Hits State Capitol
Posted on: Apr 26, 2010, Source: Raw Story
Opposition to the racist, draconian law has heated up in the past few days.
Groups Call for Arrest of West Virginia Mine CEO
Posted on: Apr 12, 2010, Source: Raw Story
A coalition of NGOs say Don Blankenship is "as criminally culpable as any mass murderer" for the mine disaster because he had systematically worked to avoid safety regulations.
Loud Sex Enough for Cops to Search Your Home, Court Rules
Posted on: Mar 16, 2010, Source: Raw Story
For Brian McGacken of Farmingdale, New Jersey, an evening of loud sex resulted in a 10-year prison sentence for growing marijuana.
FBI Launches Probe Into Schools Accused of Spying on Kids Through Webcams
Posted on: Feb 22, 2010, Source: Raw Story
FBI is looking into the possibility that a school district violated federal laws by remotely activating webcams on student computers while the computers were at home.
Obama's Defense Chiefs Make Public Endorsement of Allowing Gays to Serve in Military Openly
Posted on: Feb 2, 2010, Source: Raw Story
The US's two highest-ranking defense officials have thrown their weight behind President Barack Obama's call to repeal the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."
Glenn Beck Worries About Scott Brown's Sexual Drive: "I Want a Chastity Belt on This Man"
Posted on: Jan 20, 2010, Source: Raw Story
After Sen. elect Brown offered his daughters as "available," at his victory speech, Beck remarked: "I don't trust this guy. This one could end with a dead intern."
Pat Robertson Blames Haiti's 'Pact with the Devil' for Quake
Posted on: Jan 13, 2010, Source: Raw Story
Robertson implies the suffering of the Western Hemisphere's poorest country was the result of a "pact with the devil" that Haitian rebels made in the 18th century.
The TSA Is Funding Airport Mind-Reading Scanners
Posted on: Jan 8, 2010, Source: Raw Story
The risks to personal privacy inherent in mind-reading technologies should concern the public about abuse of their rights.
Osama bin Laden Nearly Killed Bill Clinton?
Posted on: Dec 21, 2009, Source: Raw Story
According to a new book, Osama bin Laden attempted to assassinate President Bill Clinton during a summit in the Philippines in 1996.
Howard Dean Locks Horns with White House and Dem Senators After Call to 'Kill' Health Compromise
Posted on: Dec 16, 2009, Source: Raw Story
Dean's call to start from scratch and craft a new health care bill is a cause for frustration for Obama's press secretary and Sen. Rockefeller.
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