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2 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

Climate change means more bugs, slimy ponds

From a surge in disease-carrying ticks and Tiger mosquitoes to increases in toxic algae blooms, the symptoms of climate change are rapidly affecting America's relationship with the great outdoors, the National Wildlife Federation warned Tuesday.


Related Topix: Delaware, National Wildlife Federation, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Health, Rehoboth Beach, DE

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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Reward Increases For Information Regarding Bridgeton Bald Eagle Death

A reward offered in the shooting that led to the death of a bald eagle in a park has been increased to $7,500.


Related Topix: Humane Society of the United States

6 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Think Tank Apologizes For 'Unconscionable' Tweet To Amnesty

Amnesty International and a Washington think tank have "kissed and made up" after a tweet posted Monday night from the Center for Strategic and International Studies told Amnesty to "suck it."


Related Topix: Activism, Amnesty International

6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

5Why CSIS' Twitter faux pas was worse than that time the Red Cross got slizzerd

As police and protesters clashed in Ferguson in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, the Twitter account for the Center for Strategic and International Studies seems to have told Amnesty International to "suck it."


Related Topix: Twitter, Activism, Amnesty International, Business News

10 hrs ago | Amnesty International

Israel: Human rights access to Gaza imperative amid renewed exchange of fire

The resumption of Israeli air strikes and rocket fire from Gaza underscores the imperative need to grant human rights groups immediate access to monitor the situation, said Amnesty International today.


Related Topix: Activism, Amnesty International

14 hrs ago | News Max

Amnesty Demands 'Impartial' Probe Into Ferguson Shooting

Amnesty International has called for a full-scale "impartial investigation" into the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, by a white police officer.


Related Topix: Activism, Amnesty International, Violent Crime, Ferguson, MO

18 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Here's Why North Carolina Keeps Getting Poorer

A recent Brookings Institution report found four North Carolina metro areas fell within the top 10 in the nation for both growth in poor population and growth of poor neighborhoods .


Related Topix: North Carolina, North Carolina Government, Cherry (Charlotte, NC), Pew Charitable Trusts

22 hrs ago |

Special report: Gun wars in America

Texas State Rifle Association lobbyist Alice Tripp says she didn't start shooting guns until later in life despite having an interest in hunting as a young girl.


Related Topix: Carnegie Corporation of New York, Vista, CA, Isla Vista, CA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Jimmy Carter National Historic Site gets grant for school field trips

The Jimmy Carter National Historic Site in Plains is one of 65 national parks selected to receive a 2014 Ticket to Ride grant from the National Park Foundation.


Related Topix: US National Parks, Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, National Park Foundation

Bryan County News

Drivers needed for cancer patients

To ensure cancer patients get to those much-needed treatments, the American Cancer Society provides free rides through its Road To Recovery program.


Related Topix: American Cancer Society, Georgia

New York Daily News

Brooklyn medical student discovers way to save women from bleeding to death during childbirth

A Brooklyn medical student may have found a way to save millions of women in poor countries from bleeding to death during childbirth.


Related Topix: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Columbia University

ABC News

Saudi Arabia Executes 4 for Hashish Smuggling

Saudi Arabia executed four people from the same family Monday for attempting to smuggle "large quantities" of hashish into the kingdom, officials and a rights group said.


Related Topix: World News, Yemen, Death Penalty, Drugs, Amnesty International, Activism


Kenya's anti-terror unit accused of abuses

Kenya's Western-funded anti-terrorism unit is responsible for a series of human rights abuses, an activist group claimed.


Related Topix: Terrorism, Human Rights Watch

The Independent

Michael Brown shooting: Amnesty International sends team within US...

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon sends reserve military force to help quell violence in Ferguson after fresh clashes erupted last night Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.


Related Topix: Activism, Missouri, Alternative, Amnesty International, Ferguson, MO

Green Left Weekly

Egypt: Blood on Blair's hands as dictator accused of mass murder

Former British prime minister, and current United Nations' Middle East "peace envoy", Tony Blair has an insatiable appetite for cuddling up to despots and tyrants.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Human Rights Watch, Mohamed Morsi

Sun Aug 17, 2014

International Business Times

Katy Perry Graphic Nose- Piercing Video Goes Viral

No matter how tough Katy Perry seems in general, she looked vulnerable while getting her nose pierced by a professional.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Katy Perry, Special Olympics

The fourth annual Farm to Table dinner to aid American Cancer Society: photo gallery

The fourth annual Farm to Table Dinner was held at Strites' Orchard Farm Market in Lower Swatara Township on Sunday.


Related Topix: American Cancer Society

Merced Sun-Star

State covers most of employee health care costs

The data was released by The Pew Charitable Trusts and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation in a first-of-its-kind state-by-state breakdown of health plan spending for state employees.


Related Topix: Pew Charitable Trusts, John D and Catherine T MacArthur Foundation, Merced, CA

Rock Hill Herald

Nearly 4,000 acres of SC forestland to be preserved

The land consists of three separate tracts, with 1,670 acres to be given to the state Department of Natural Resources and 2,225 acres going to the U.S Forest Service within five years.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, North Charleston, SC, Environment, Science, Nature Conservancy, Awendaw, SC

Editorial: Anti-panhandling ordinances should be sensitive to charitable organizations

Multiple local communities in recent weeks have expressed an interest in cracking down on panhandling in response to complaints from residents and businesses about the practice.


Related Topix: Burton, MI, Flint, MI, Opinion


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