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8 Dog "Facts" We All Believed Growing Up

As a child, the things we believe to be true about our dogs are almost as realistic as the Tooth Fairy or Superman. In all likelihood, our dogs …

Pets

Ukraine holds its first major gay pride march in Kiev

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Around a thousand people turned up on Sunday for Ukraine's first major gay pride march which was held amid tight security measures in the capital Kiev.<p>Several thousand police forces were guarding the procession in central Kiev and the rally was peaceful despite far-right groups …

49 Dead in Mass Shooting at Popular Orlando Nightclub

At least 49 people are dead and dozens more wounded in an early Sunday morning mass shooting at a popular gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.<p>Witnesses …

Afghanistan

Orlando Shooter Identified as US Citizen Omar Mateen » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

Authorities in Florida have identified the shooter at the Pulse nightclub as Omar Mateen, a US citizen from Afghanistan who lived in Port St. Lucie, …

How You Can Help Those Affected By the Orlando Gay Nightclub Shooting

From donating blood to supporting gun control reform.<p>This morning the United States woke up to the worst mass shooting in the country's history: 50 people are dead and at least 50 others were injured after a man opened fire at a gay nightclub in Orlando, FL. After horrific events like this, we …

Animal Faces Illustration

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The Latest: Trump calls for Obama's resignation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times Eastern Daylight Time):<p>5:10 p.m.<p>Donald Trump says President Barack Obama should resign because he "refused to even say the words 'radical Islam'" in his response to the Orlando shooting.<p>And he says Democrat Hillary Clinton …

Donald Trump

The worst mass shootings in US history

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Terrorists Are Turning To Guns More Often In U.S. Attacks

The gunman who entered a gay nightclub in Orlando early Sunday — killing at least 49 people and injuring 53 others in the worst mass shooting in U.S. …

Barack Obama

Why Dogs Are Still At Risk For Sunburn, Even Though They Have Fur

Ah summer, the wonderful season filled with beach days, weekends at the cottage, and picnics in the park. Unfortunately, if you’re not careful it’s …

Politicians, Celebrities Express Horror, Heartbreak Over Orlando Mass Shooting

Notable figures weigh in on the shooting at Pulse, the deadliest in American history.<p>In the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, politicians and celebrities have taken to social media to express their sorrow—and outrage over the nation's continued struggle against gun …

Farmers have modified our food for at least 10,000 years, why does it matter all of a sudden?

In the past week you’ve probably eaten crops that wouldn’t exist in nature, or that have evolved extra genes to reach freakish sizes. You’ve probably eaten “cloned” food and you may have even eaten plants whose ancestors were once deliberately blasted with radiation. And you could have bought all …

Agriculture

What it's like to live under North Carolina's bathroom law if you're transgender

Going to the bathroom in public makes Payton McGarry nervous now. He's worried somebody will confront him. Or, worse, attack him. So before he leaves his apartment, he asks himself: "Have I drunk too much water today?"<p>That's because McGarry, a 20-year-old student at the University of North Carolina …

LGBTQ

Florida nightclub shooter apparently made threats in the past; ex-wife claims he beat her

<i>EDITOR'S NOTE: Orlando's mayor on Monday revised the death toll in the nightclub shooting to 49, from 50. The 50th body was identified as gunman Omar Mateen.</i><p>The gunman who killed at least 50 people at an Orlando nightclub early Sunday was a licensed security officer who claimed more than once that …

Afghanistan

Bernie Sanders says he won't endorse Hillary Clinton until she commits to battling Wall Street

<b>Washington:</b> Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Sunday he won't endorse Hillary Clinton for president until they meet and he …

Fascism is rising in the U.S. and Europe — and Donald Trump is the face of this disturbing new reality

In the past, what Trump’s been shilling would’ve been soundly rejected — the fact that it’s not now is terrifying<p>Donald Trump has eviscerated his Republican opposition and his hostile takeover of the party of Lincoln is now complete. The Republican elites have fallen in line, normalizing the …