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GM Recall Information Falsified at Website

General Motors is having a hard year. The company has recalled 29 million vehicles due to ignition switch issues (among others) in the last...

Strong Earthquake in Southwestern China Kills 150, Largest in 14 Years

A strong earthquake with a magnitude 6.1 rating (as measured by the US Geological Survey) struck in the Yunnan province yesterday in southwestern China,...

Paul George Injury May Provide Tipping Point for International Play

Paul George may be out of surgery, but he’s not yet out of the clear. He’ll miss all of the 2014-2015 season with the Indiana...

Paul George Out of Surgery, Will Spend Three Days in Hospital

Paul George is now out of surgery and in recovery. After his tibia and fibula fracture on his right leg earlier this morning during a...

Ohio Governor Warns of Water Contamination

The Collins Water Treatment Plant located in Toledo, Ohio has placed the city and its 600,000 residents under a state of emergency due to...

AHA Homosexuality Ban Struck Down By Ugandan Court

The Anti-Homosexuality Act of 2014 (AHA, for short) has been struck down by the Kampala Constitutional Court in Kampala, Uganda. What’s most striking about this...

Hamas Responds to Israeli-Palestinian Ceasefire Disruption

The recent Israeli-Palestinian ceasefire was disrupted when some suicide bomber made his way into infiltration tunnels that’ve been used to fight Israel. The Israeli-Palestinian...

Paul George Injured in USA Basketball Scrimmage

In a USA Basketball showdown on Friday night, Indiana Pacers star Paul George felt his right leg snap after coming down from a jump...

Falling Gas Prices in July Indicate Surprising New Trend

The AAA Fuel Gauge Report now lists the average price for a gallon of gas in the US at $3.517 (around $3.52). If you’ve...

Israeli-Palestinian Ceasefire Comes to an End, Missing Soldier at Stake

The Israeli-Palestinian War in the Gaza Strip is a never-ending deal, with the two declaring truces that are then quickly broken after days, weeks,...

Iron Dome Bill Denied By Republicans to Maintain Debt Balance

With Israel now fighting off terrorist group Hamas for the last three weeks in Operation Protective Edge, the US Congress met recently. Democrats proposed...

Immigration Bill To Be Resurrected by US House of Representatives

An immigration bill that would help a number of Central American children who cross the Mexican border into the United States each year has...

Vermont Civil Union Hinges On Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Heather Brassner is stuck between a rock and a hard place. On July 6, 2002, she entered into a civil union with her then partner...

Target appoints PepsiCo head as CEO

Target now has a new CEO: 55-year-old Brian Cornell. Cornell is no stranger to retail. He just resigned from PepsiCo’s food business last week, but...

A house divided: US house of epresentatives sues american president Barack Obama

Abraham Lincoln said in a speech over 150 years ago that “a house divided against itself cannot stand,” echoing the words of the Jewish...

Gay marriage ad in Ohio sets stage for Cincinnati appeals

Next Wednesday, the Sixth US Circuit Appellate Court in Cincinnati, Ohio will rule on the five same-sex marriage ban cases from four states. And,...

Virginia’s Fourth Circuit Appellate Court rules same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional

The Fourth Circuit Appellate Court in Richmond, Virginia has found the state’s same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional as of this past Monday. Four same-sex...

What the Republican Party must do to get the Black Vote

Jonathan Capehart’s latest article on the Republican Party and the black vote is an excellent one that I hope isn’t taken for granted. He...

Student expelled from Christian School after same-sex marriage

Christian students have it harder than others. First, they attend Christian schools (as distinct from public and state universities), and they must adhere to...

Chevrolet Recalls 6 more vehicle models, brings total to 60 for 2014

It’s been a rough year for Chevrolet. The 2014 Chevrolet Impala was recalled in February due to a defect in the transmission adjuster that caused...

US Internet Tax Ban expires November 1: Will it renew?

The Internet turned 30 this year, and it’s hard for many individuals to believe that the Internet is so young. What would our lives...

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