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Here's What You Need to Know About MERS

More than 2,800 people remain under quarantine in South Korea as an outbreak of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) continues to spread. With 95 confirm...   [ continue reading...]



Watch Jeb Bush Defend a Campaign Ad That Exploited the Murder of a 10-Year-Old Girl

It was Jeb Bush's first campaign. In 1994, the 41-year-old son of the former president was the Republican nominee challenging Democratic Gov. Lawton Chiles. The...   [ continue reading...]



The Legal Trouble That Could Haunt Rick Perry's Presidential Campaign

Rick Perry's recently launched presidential campaign is off to a relatively smooth start. Sure, unlike his 2012 bid, he's entering the field far, far behind in...   [ continue reading...]



How US Cluster Bombs Banned by Most Countries Ended Up in Yemen

On April 29, three adults and a child came across some fist-sized canisters on the ground outside of Baqim, a Yemeni town controlled by Houthi rebels. To the 10...   [ continue reading...]



Republicans Trashed Democracy in Michigan. Now They Want To Trash It in Your State, Too.

This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. Photos and reporting by Eduardo García Something is rotten in the state of Michigan. One c...   [ continue reading...]



Black Deaths Matter

By Edwin Rios with Kai Wright | Tues Jun. 8, 2015 10:50 AM ET On the morning of March 11, 2008, shortly after the bus picked up his twin brothers for preschool...   [ continue reading...]



The Nation's Most Conservative Court Just Shut Down Two-Thirds of Texas Abortion Clinics

Federal judges upheld a sweeping anti-abortion law on Tuesday in a decision that will shutter most abortion clinics in Texas. The ruling held that the law, HB...   [ continue reading...]



Donald Rumsfeld Apparently Forgot the Times He Said the Iraq War Was Good for Democracy

A few days ago, Donald Rumsfeld tried to distance himself from former President George W. Bush on the Iraq War, noting that he never bought into the Bush-Cheney...   [ continue reading...]



Why You Should Never, Ever Shake Your Martini

A version of this story was originally published by Gastropod. Whether you sip it with friends, chug it before hitting the dance floor, or take it as a post-wo...   [ continue reading...]



Dennis Hastert May Have Chosen the Absolute Worst Way to Buy Someone's Silence

Former House speaker Dennis Hastert is now under indictment for lying to the FBI and embroiled in a major sex abuse scandal. The allegations of Hastert's sexual...   [ continue reading...]



This Might Sound Crazy, But We Have Some Good News About the Planet

Here's something rare in climate reporting: a bit of good news. Or, more accurately, not disastrous news. As we explained last week, China has long exerted an...   [ continue reading...]



The Richest Countries on Earth Just Agreed to Stop Your Great-Grandchildren From Using Fossil Fuels

This story originally appeared on Grist and is republished here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The global economy must be completely fossil fuel&nd...   [ continue reading...]



This New Hampshire Republican Should Be a 2016 Kingmaker. Instead, He’s Radioactive.

As the sole GOP congressman from New Hampshire, Rep. Frank Guinta should be having plenty of fun in the run-up to the state's bellwether primary. Ordinarily, Re...   [ continue reading...]



Democrats Would Need to Trounce Republicans to Overcome Gerrymandering and Take the House

Democratic optimism about the 2018 midterm elections is at its zenith. Democrat Conor Lamb’s victory in Pennsylvania’s 18th congressional district,...   [ continue reading...]



Has the Fed Stifled Economic Growth?

Adam Ozimek is not happy with economic growth, and he blames the Fed: Does It Matter That The Fed Has Been Wrong For Years? First, let’s look at job growt...   [ continue reading...]

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