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First gay marriages in New Jersey take place

Seven same-sex couples married by outgoing Newark mayor Cory Booker as New Jersey becomes 14th US state to allow gay marriage<p>At 12.01am on Monday, New Jersey officially became the 14th state in the US to permit same-sex marriage. First in line to be married by the mayor of Newark, in a hastily …

Why we need to improve data to fight poverty

Mapping financial flows in developing countries is always a challenge, and even more so when the data available is lacking.<p>In some cases, donors and …

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HPV Vaccination Rate: 'We're Dropping The Ball,' CDC Director Says

By Yasmeen Abutaleb<p>WASHINGTON, July 25 (Reuters) - Only slightly more than half of U.S. girls aged 13 to 17 had been vaccinated against a virus that can cause cervical and other cancers last year, and a top U.S. health official said on Thursday that more must be done to bring the rate up to the …

Conservatives don’t really want euro-style abortion laws

The right is pushing for restrictions, but it’s not ready to provide the healthcare support that comes with them<p>Earlier this month, Texas lawmakers witnessed and participated in passionate debates about one of the nation's most sweeping pieces of anti-choice legislation. That legislation, known as …

Generic emergency contraception: age restriction to remain in place

Americans' unrestricted access to emergency contraception is facing a new challenge after the Food and Drug Administration ruled that generic …

Photo by Brian Skerry @BrianSkerry A pod of Spinner Dolphins swim gently in the waters off Oahu, Hawaii. Spinners are some of the most social of dolphin species, rarely seen alone and typically found in larger pods. They forage at night offshore in deep water, then come into shallow bays in the morning to socialize and rest. The Hawaiian spinners have a beautiful tri-coloration. These animals are considerably smaller in size compared to species like bottlenose. Part of my coverage from an upcoming feature in National Geographic magazine about dolphins. Photograph made under NMFS (NOAA) permit #17941. #dolphins #underwater @thephotosociety

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Income Inequality and the Fracking Boom

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Northern North Dakota has the most upward mobility in the US right now. But that's …

Obama: 'Trayvon Martin Could Have Been Me' (VIDEO)

President Barack Obama spoke out Friday about the trial of George Zimmerman, urging the public to appreciate the “set of experiences” through which …

Trayvon Martin

The Taliban’s Letter to MalalaYousafzai

The Daily Beast on the open letter from the Taliban to Malala.<p>A senior Taliban commander on Wednesday published an open letter to Malala Yousafzai, …

Nelson Mandela, the revolutionary-turned-prisoner-turned-president who led South Africa out of apartheid and into an era of political and…

Nelson Mandela, the revolutionary-turned-prisoner-turned-president who led South Africa out of apartheid and into an era of political and racial reconciliation, turned 95 years old today.<p><b>Here</b>, a look back at his indispensable life in photographs.<p>(Photo: Barry Von Below)

Robert Reich: Why We Should Stop Subsidizing Sky-High CEO Pay

Almost everyone knows CEO pay is out of control. It surged 16 percent at big companies last year, and the typical CEO raked in $15.1 million, according to the New York Times.<p>Meanwhile, the median wage continued to drop, adjusted for inflation.<p>What’s less well-known is that you and I…

N.C. Legislature OKs abortion limits via motorcycle safety legislation

The North Carolina House passed a controversial bill Thursday, 74-41. The bill accomplishes two otherwise unrelated goals: it restricts access to …

Africa’s colonization by European empires

Africa’s colonization by European empires

Meet Sheldon, Your New Favorite Zoobaby

Early this summer, a baby serval was born at Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium and he's here to claim your heart.

7 Texas Abortion Bills That Didn’t Get Filibustered

Protestors at the Texas capitol this past Friday, before the HB 2 vote<a …

Texas’ abortion bill will eventually come before the Supreme Court.

The Texas abortion restrictions that passed last week could close most of the clinics in the state and send women across the border to Mexico for …

The Zimmerman Jury Told Young Black Men What We Already Knew

Tonight a Florida man’s acquittal for hunting and killing a black teenager who was armed with only a bag of candy serves as a Rorschach test for the …

Review: ‘Blackfish’ Ensures You’ll Never Go to SeaWorld Again

Review: 'Blackfish' Ensures You'll Never Go to SeaWorld Again<p>Nobody from SeaWorld agreed to an interview for “Blackfish,” Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s …

The 4 Worst New Anti-Abortion Laws…in the Past 3 Weeks

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Republican legislators and governors have advanced a flurry of anti-choice laws just …