Andres Sanchez

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Earl Thomas is everything to the Seahawks

Seattle's All-Pro safety Earl Thomas is one of the game's best at what he does. It's a role he's been preparing for all his life.<p>Earl Thomas had it figured out when he was only 6 years old. Back then his father in their Orange, Texas, yard taught him press coverage, bump-and-run coverage and how to …

Torture report: U.S. faces harsh realities

Embarrassment for allies, ammunition for enemies -- but no recommendations laid down for the future treatment of alleged terrorists taken prisoner. It would seem that publication by the Senate Intelligence Committee (or at least its Democrats) of its report into the torture of detainees just …

Can America's Desert Cities Adapt Before They Dry Out And Die?

Los Angeles, Phoenix, Las Vegas, and many other western cities are all growing fast–and are all running out of water.<p>Los Angeles traffic is worse than usual as hordes of parched citizens evacuate a concrete tomb that once supported millions of lives. Savvy entrepreneurs are selling bottled water …

Authority crisis roils America: Police abuse, torture and authoritarianism run amok

<b>Darren Wilson, Dick Cheney, Rudy Giuliani (Reuters/Jason Reed/AP/Damian Dovarganes)</b><p>CIA torture details, in wake of ugly police killings, raise alarms: How much more state abuse can we tolerate?<p>Joan Walsh<p>December 10, 2014 4:12pm (UTC)<p>There is so much that’s horrifying about what’s now simply called …

Sneak Attack? Congress Slips Controversial Measures into Spending Bill

You’ve heard of 5:00 pm ET news dumps on a Friday, right? Well, on Tuesday night we saw what amounted to a Lame-Duck Congress news dump: As the political world was busy flipping through the pages of the graphic and headline-grabbing Senate Intelligence Committee report on Bush Era torture …

Does he stand for anything? Rubio’s tortured cowardice on human rights & CIA

<b>Marco Rubio (Reuters/Gary Cameron)</b><p>Marco Rubio is a strong critic of human rights abuses — except those by the CIA, which merit “eternal gratitude”<p>Simon Maloy<p>December 10, 2014 3:41pm (UTC)<p>Yesterday’s long-delayed release of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the CIA’s years-long torture …

The Scary Truth About Chicken

Monster chickens are taking over the supermarket. Be very, very afraid …<p>Drive down Byrd Road off Route 113 in Pocomoke City, Maryland, past the transfer station and into the driveway of Carole and Frank Morison's poultry farm, and you'll find two long yellow chicken houses. From 1985 to 2008, those …