Chalon Duncan

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Paternity testing: Personal genomics companies will reveal DNA secrets.

First Jackie learned her brother Alex was her uncle. Then things got a little weird.<p>Daniel Engber is a columnist for Slate.<p>In the spring of 2012, the …

51 killed in massive Oklahoma tornado

<b>Overturned cars are seen after a huge tornado touched down in the town of Moore, near Oklahoma City, Oklahoma May 20, 2013. (Reuters)</b><p>Twister levels Oklahoma City suburb; officials say the death toll is expected to rise<p>Tim Talley<p>May 21, 2013 1:21am (UTC)<p>MOORE, Okla. (AP) — A monstrous tornado at …

PPP finds Franken leading GOP prospects by double digits—DCCC uses IRS scandal to hit House GOPers on money issues—McConnell aims for the hunting and fishing vote

<b>ELECTION DAY IN LOS ANGELES:</b> Voters in Los Angeles go to the polls today to pick their next mayor. City Councilman Eric Garcetti is favored against City Controller Wendy Greuel in what’s expected to be a low-turnout election.<p><b>LA TIMES SETS THE STAGE:</b> “A two-year campaign that has drawn record …

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Egypt’s Growing Gay-Rights Movement

Bel Trew on a moment of hope for Egypt’s gays and lesbians<p>Ramy Yosef, a 21-year-old man from Egypt's Nile Delta, came out on Twitter last year. His …

Seven Afghan police killed amid fresh attacks

A powerful roadside bomb has killed seven policemen in western Afghanistan as forces were engaged in a deadly battle with large groups of Taliban fighters who attacked police checkpoints in the south, officials have said.<p>The policemen died when their vehicle hit the explosive device planted in the …

Apple's 'Complex Web' Helped It Avoid Taxes, Panel Finds

Tech giant Apple used a "complex web of offshore entities" to avoid paying billions of dollars in taxes in the U.S., a congressional investigation has found.<p>In a statement Monday, the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations said:<p>"Apple's claim[ed] ... three key offshore companies are not …

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Ellen's Thirties Style Small Space

Like this entry? Favorite it below!<p>Name:EllenLocation:Seattle, WASquare Feet:655Division:LittleWhat I Love About My Small Home:We've been wanting to …