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White House revises birth control rule to accommodate religious groups
Documents Allege Scott Walker Pressured Groups to Donate to Campaign
U.S. Weighs Direct Military Action Against ISIS in Syria
Records of up to 25,000 Homeland Security staff hacked in cyber-attack
Rick Perry’s Lawyers to Seek Dismissal of Charges

• Researchers: Police likely provoke protestors — not the other way around
• Darren Wilson fundraising campaign has become hub of racism and hate
• The UN Strikes Back at ISIL's Black Economy
• Secret Mission to Rescue US Hostages ‘Flawless,’ Except for the Rescue
• Florida Judge Deals a Blow to Democrats on Districting
Analysis ►  U.S. Isn’t Sure Just How Much to Fear ISIS
• U.S. undercover investigators among those exposed in data breach
• Virginia’s McDonnell Tells of Pursuing Loan from Businessman
• Conservatives literally make stuff up to smear Michael Brown
• Ruth Bader Ginsburg Skewers High Court for Forsaking Fight Against 'Real Racial Problem'
• The tables are turning on Obamacare
• Cop Who Shoved CNN’s Don Lemon Fired for Oath Keepers Rant Vid
• Only 3 Blacks Among 12 Grand Jurors to Hear Evidence in Ferguson Case
Analysis ►  News Organization's Call for Judge Mark Fuller's Resignation, Based on Integrity, Comes Way Too Late
• Yellen Warns That the Job Market Is Still Not Great
• Ferguson, Missouri: the case of the vanishing fractured orbital bone and journalistic integrity

House GOP candidate: Female senators are “undeserving bimbos in tennis shoes” | Analysis ►  Opinion ►  Rand Paul Could Kill the GOP | The Growing Blue-State Diaspora May be Helping Democrats Nationally | Wendy Davis wants to end statute of limitations on sexual assault and rape | Paul Ryan Says He’d Love to See Mitt Romney Run Again | Red-state Democratic Senate candidates campaign on Obamacare benefits | Mike Huckabee: 'Stop the Fight' Over Common Core, Consider Its Benefits | GOP’s 1994 problem is back: Why a big win this year could doom it long-term | Mitt Romney Had the Perfect Response After Taking the Ice Bucket Challenge

Analysis ►  UNH says New Hampshire's Senate race is suddenly a toss-up. Don't believe the hype

Rick Perry’s PAC is selling mugshot T-shirts | What Warren Buffett Should Say to the Koch Brothers

Harry Reid Apologizes for Really Boneheaded Asian Jokes | Gohmert: Obama's ‘Muslim Brothers' Preventing Further Action Against Terrorists in Iraq

America's Dumbest Congressman revives his 'Muslim brothers in the White House' theory | Despite ISIS Horror, Congress Is Wary of U.S. Military Expansion | Claire McCaskill to head police militarization hearing | James Foley's Death Isn't Changing Views in Congress | Anti-trans trolling spree forces Wikipedia to ban U.S. House staffers for third time

Eric Garner Killing Sparks Thousands to March Against Chokehold Death

Hartmann: How Long Before Texas Changes Open Carry Laws Now That Group Named After Black Panther Leader Is Taking to the Streets? | Analysis ►  How Religion Turned Texas Red

Cheney: President Obama Would 'Rather Be on the Golf Course' Than the Situation Room

Ex-Governor of Virginia Denies Graft Charges and Defends Wife | Ferguson and America's Hatred of Democracy | Virginia Ex-Governor Chronicles Unraveling Marriage at Trial | Oops! Rick Perry does it again, can’t remember his two felony charges | Chelsea Manning says she is being denied gender-reassignment treatment

Watch: Cop Who Shoved CNN’s Don Lemon Rants to Oath Keepers | Congressman Suggests Obama ‘Signaled’ to Terrorists That It Was Okay to Capture Foley

Pentagon Says Chinese Fighter Jet Confronted American Navy Plane | Isil gains in Syria put pressure on west to deliver more robust response | Halting ISIS Would Require Attacks in Syria, Top General Says | Hagel Calls ISIS 'Imminent Threat' to U.S. | Pentagon Violated Law with Bowe Bergdahl Prisoner Swap: GAO | Former top general calls on Obama to wipe out Isis in wake of Foley killing | Islamic State militants seize four more foreign hostages in Syria | Edward Snowden’s latest secrets: U.S. was responsible for an entire country’s Internet outage

ISIL Spokesman Who Promised to ‘Raise the Flag of Allah Over the White House’ Killed in Syria | ISIS Believed to Be Holding Many More Journalists in Captivity | ISIS Email to Family of Executed American Journalist James Foley Revealed | ISIL Demanded Ransom from U.S. Before Killing Reporter | James Foley's family releases final email sent by his killers | Pope Francis Calls Family of James Foley to Offer His Condolences

School Vouchers Ruled Unconstitutional in North Carolina | Analysis ►  Prosecution of Michael Brown's killer may be 'basically impossible'? | Florida Gay Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional | Judge tosses out much of suit filed by St. Louis man held in jail by mistake | Arson-Murder Rap Tossed, Han Tak Lee Set Free After 24 Years in Prison

Watch This Rant from the Officer Who Shoved Don Lemon in Ferguson | Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered the National Guard to withdraw from the streets of Ferguson | Black Americans Much Less Likely Than Whites to Trust That Police Won't Use Excessive Force | A woman shot during Ferguson protests says police are not investigating | Analysis ►  An incident report on the killing of Michael Brown is finally released … and tells us nothing | Analysis ►  Why Brown Prosecutor Should Recuse Himself | Crowdfunding campaign raises nearly $150,000 for cop who shot Michael Brown | Albany cop caught on video using Taser on kneeling suspect who was surrendering

White House Gives Perfect Response to Dumb Golf ‘Optics’ Question | Texas Journalists Urge National Press to Take Perry Case More Seriously | 'Herculues' Actor Kevin Sorbo Calls Ferguson Protestors 'Animals,' 'Losers' | Racist Much, Columbia Tribune? | Civil Rights Leader Debunks Conservative Media Obsession with "Black-On-Black" Crime in Ferguson Coverage | Muslim Leaders Have Roundly Denounced Islamic State, But Conservative Media Won't Tell You That | Dinesh D'Souza compares Ferguson protests to ISIS because of course he does | Forward This Next Time Right-Wingers Lie About Prominent Muslims Not Condemning ISIS Violence | Analysis ►  James Foley's Execution Forces Sober Reflection on the Perils of Front-Line Coverage

Hannity Mansplains Justice to Black Committeewoman from Ferguson | Analysis ►  Fox News’ No. 1 fear: Atheists

Michelle Rhee Ignored the Plague of Child Poverty

Analysis ►  Bank of America Deal a Victory for New York Families

Now, Any American Can Be a Sniper with the New Precision Guided Sniper Rifle | NRA's Wayne LaPierre Accepts Gabby Giffords' Ice Bucket Challenge

The Con Artistry of Charter Schools | Emails Reveal School Canceled Musical for ‘Homosexual Themes,’ Then Lied About It

Artificial Intelligence May Doom the Human Race Within a Century, Oxford Professor Says

Civil Rights Groups Sue Over Treatment of Mothers in Deportation Proceedings

Meet the scientists who sat Rick Scott down and explained climate change to him

Analysis ►  Bank of America’s $16 Billion Mortgage Settlement Less Painful Than It Looks

Let’s make suburbs into cities: New urbanism, car culture and the future of community

Student Says She Was Punished at School for Saying "Bless You" | Satanists Are Testing the Limits of Religious Freedom in Oklahoma | Report: Creationist organization up for taxpayer-funded payout discriminates against non-creationists | Catholic Archdiocese denounces “Ice Bucket Challenge” over stem cell research

Analysis ►   It’s racism, not “principled conservatism”: the South, civil rights, GOP myths — and the roots of Ferguson | Ted Nugent Wants to Make Sure You Know All the White People Murdered By Blacks

Female Firefighter Says Colleagues Sexually Harassed Her, Hung Porn Up in the Fire House


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