All News Articles for 2015-01-22

Thursday, January 22, 2015
'Doomsday Clock' Ticks Forward: Climate Change, Nuclear Weapons Push Humanity Closer Towards Global Catastrophe
'Doomsday Clock' now at three minutes to midnight
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Journalist Barrett Brown Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison
Joking, 'Wish me luck!' Brown pleads guilty over hacking charges, obstruction of justice
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On Roe vs. Wade Anniversary, GOP House Passes Vicious Assault on Women's Right to Choose
Reproductive rights advocates say legislation would cause entire insurance market to drop abortion coverage while raising taxes on small businesses
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Former McDonald's Workers Sue Over Racial Discrimination, Sexual Harassment
Employees say they were fired from Virginia franchise with 'too many black people'
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Nearly 3 Million Gallons of Drilling Wastewater Spewed From ND Pipeline
New information reveals that 'brine' from ruptured pipeline in North Dakota could be worst spill of its kind since state's shale boom began
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After SCOTUS Gutted Voting Rights Act, Is Fair Housing Act Next?
Civil rights groups worry that landmark legislation designed to insulate housing from discrimination could be under threat from a new round of judicial overreach
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Netanyahu Side-Steps White House in Bid to Sabatoge Iran Talks
Analysts warn disintegration of negotiations would put 'threat of war front and center'
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No Indictment for Fukushima Execs Who Presided Over Disaster
But a rarely used Japanese citizens' panel could still force accountability
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GOP Senators Admit Climate Change 'Not A Hoax' But Refuse to Blame Humans
Some Republicans did admit man-made climate change is real, but environmentalists wonder: 'What’s their plan to do something about it?'
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Yemeni President, Cabinet Resign Amid Deal With Rebels
As Shia Houthi rebels retain control over capital city, leaders step down
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No Civil Rights Charges Expected in Ferguson Shooting: Reports
Family of Michael Brown says it won't respond until findings are officially announced by Justice Department
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Attempt to Pass Extreme Abortion Law Backfires on GOP
'The GOP drafted a bill so extreme and so out of touch with the voters that even their own membership could not support it.'
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