‘Battle For The Elephant...

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A new special from National Geographic Television and PBS explores the brutal ivory trade..

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Gulf Coast Fisherman, Criticiz...

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The destruction on the Gulf Coast from the 2010 BP oil spill put thousands out of work.

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Fracking Industry Conflicts Of...

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After facing heat from fellow residents of Red Wing, Minn., …

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The Right Answer Isn’t A...

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Demonstrators carry a replica of a pipeline during a march against the Keystone XL pipeline in Washington…

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What the world is getting wron...

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Pressing ahead too fast with emissions cuts will cause pain down the line for China, says senior climate strategist Zou Ji

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Sanders Moore hopes sunny New ...

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Imagine looking out over your city and instead of seeing a sea of brown and grey rooftops,..

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Piranha cover-up in South Caro...

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Piranhas could be poised to invade South Carolina.

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Cities compete to win Bloomber...

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Last summer, New York mayor and soda-hating bazillionaire Michael Bloomberg’s charity launched “The Mayors Challenge” …

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Sequestration would be bad new...

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If the environment could be likened to a punching bag,..

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Wealth Gap Between Whites and ...

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New study from Brandeis reveals yet another startling statistic on growing inequality.

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Stephen Colbert on the Charade...

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The “trial” of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed is Kafka-esque, to say the least.

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Can Anyone Define ‘Homel...

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On its tenth anniversary, the DHS appears to be an bloated, ill-defined boondoggle.

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Openly Gay Mayoral Candidate F...

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Marco McMillan’s probable homicide comes after hardscrabble life and brave campaign.

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King Tides Offer California a ...

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Recent King Tides in the San Francisco Bay area gave a glimpse of what sea level rise could look like.

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Sleazy Military Contractors Ar...

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All the talk about drones focusses on their “morality.”

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Wellhead Owned By Swift Energy...

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An oil spill off the coast of Louisiana is being investigated by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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Democratic Rep. Ellison launch...

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Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison exploded during a live interview with Sean Hannity on Tuesday,..

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A ‘Nation of Immigrants’: Past...

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President Obama gave a major address on immigration recently in Las Vegas.

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Kansas Bill Would Protect Doct...

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The Kansas Senate Judiciary Committee recommended a bill yesterday that would effectively allow doctors to lie..

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Texas Bill Would Dramatically ...

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Fearing tighter gun violence prevention, Texans have bought guns in droves…

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Police Chief Embarrasses Linds...

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The police chief of Milwaukee called out Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) — an opponent of gun safety regulation..

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6 Ways the Sequester Will Mess...

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National parks, food inspection, and clean energy development are just a few of the programs that will take a major hit…

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9 Surprising Facts About Junk ...

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Riffing on his new book Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Industry Hooked Us..

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N.H. GOPer: “A lot of people l...

Feb 27, 2013 by

State Rep. Mark Warden said that “people are always free to leave” abusive relationships.

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Supreme Court: Racism deniers?

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If the Scalia wing strikes down the Voting Rights Act,..

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Bob Woodward demands law-ignor...

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Washington’s most respected reporter is embarrassing himself ..

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In Tibet, Change Comes to the ...

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Renowned biologist George Schaller has been traveling to the Tibetan Plateau for nearly three decades

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Billboard transforms air into ...

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At the intersection of research, education, water conservation and advertising..

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Back to the land again: Folk s...

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Robert Schulz, one of the founders of Wisconsin’s Driftless School.

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