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Duck Dynasty Star Finds New Controversy in Anti-Atheist Speech

Phil Robertson, the <i>paterfamilias</i> on A&E’s <i>Duck Dynasty</i> who also frequents the Christian speaking circuit, has stirred up controversy yet again by …

Director Gets Two Years in Jail for Train Track Shoot That Killed Crew Member

There have been a number of cases in recent years of people getting struck and killed by trains after doing photo or film shoots on train tracks. One …

Articles about 5 creative bedrooms loft living on Dwell.com - Dwell

These five architects show us how to get away from it all in style.<p>Kerrie Kelly, ASID, shares her takeaways from building a loft to add more square footage to her office space.<p>The modern bedroom is a personal place that reflects your style and offers respite at the end of the day.<p>A well-designed …

Lofts

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>Summer is no time for laces.<p>17 Photos2 days agoView More<p>What She Said<p>Master the fine art of managing (sexy) expectations.<p>By Sophia …

Lifestyle

Articles about smart tech makes modern home ultra energy efficient on Dwell.com - Dwell

Using a combination of passive design principles and active technologies, LGA Architectural Partners forges a smart,...<p>To complement our July/August issue's Smart Home product package, we've programmed a series of panels that cover the latest...<p>Are you looking for some efficient ways to save energy …

Startups

English soccer fans chanting 'we're racist' block black man from train

Police in Britain and France are searching Wednesday for a group of English soccer fans who blocked a black man from boarding the Paris Metro and chanted: "We're racist, we're racist, and that's the way we like it."<p>The disturbing video was made by a commuter during Tuesday evening rush hour as fans …

Soccer

Pizza Hut's crazy new menu lets you order with your mind

Pizza Hut has created a 'subconscious menu' that lets you order your perfect pizza just by looking at a screen<p>Have you ever been unsure of what to order in a restaurant, and wished someone would just bring you the perfect meal?<p>A new menu at pizza chain Pizza Hut claims to do just that, by using a …

Pizza Hut

Tensions Simmer After Ferguson Decision in Police Shooting

Residents Clean Up, as Unrest Continues in Nearby St. Louis<p>FERGUSON, Mo.—A cold rain fell amid relative calm here Wednesday evening, following a day of clean-up after widespread looting and arson in the wake of a grand jury’s decision in the killing of a black teenager.<p>A line of National Guard …

Justice

Michael Brown’s Church Burned To The Ground, Pastor Blames White Supremacists

Michael Brown’s church burned to the ground during the first night of the Ferguson riots. The Flood Christian Church pastor blames white supremacists …

Anonymous Releases New KKK Member Info Amid Ferguson Unrest

Earlier this month, the KKK threatened to use “lethal force” in the city of Ferguson, Missouri. The threats were made amid tension and unrest …

The Pros and Cons of Being Black in America in 2014

Being black is not a choice, but what if it were? I made a list of pros and cons for my ethnicity amid my Ferguson-fueled depression.<p>The year 2014 has not been great for black folks. In fact, it's been pretty much awful. I'm talking final-episode-of-<i>How-I-Met-Your-Mother</i> awful. Having to endure 365 …

Darren Wilson: The Real Reason Officer Walked Free After Gunning Down Michael Brown

Darren Wilson, as the world is now aware, will walk free despite shooting and killing an unarmed teenager on August 9, thanks to a grand jury …

Protesters return to riot-scarred Ferguson streets

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Protesters returned to the riot-scarred streets of Ferguson on Tuesday, a day after crowds looted businesses and set fire to …

I Had an Arranged Marriage — But I'm Still a Feminist

It's hard for people to reconcile that a woman like me can still call herself a feminist. But I am, unequivocally. I have a vagina and I refuse to let that make me any less powerful, ambitious, or successful than someone without one. It's that simple.<p>​ I fell in love with my husband after I married …

FBI data show thousands of gun sales beat checks

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (AP) — More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system — 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun …

Dad, can you drive? Knowing when an elderly parent needs to stop

More than 40 million Americans will be driving this Thanksgiving to spend the holiday with friends and family. Many adult children will be worrying about whether mom or dad is going to arrive safely.<p>How do we know when it's time to take the car keys away from elderly parents? Worries about older …

Retailing's Black Friday Hoax

This is the time of year when Americans gather with family and friends to give thanks. A bounteous feast is the time to express gratitude for our …

Ferguson Protests: Rally Organizers In Canada Urge Non-Black People To Stay In Background

Organizers of a rally in Canada, to protest the Ferguson grand jury decision over the police shooting of Michael Brown, have urged white people, as …

Mom dies during childbirth to save 'miracle' baby's life

To save her unborn child’s life, a Colorado mother sacrificed her own.<p>Karisa Bugal died during childbirth when an unexpected and extremely rare condition forced her to make a heart-wrenching decision in the hospital delivery room.<p>Bugal suffered an amniotic fluid embolism during the birth of her …

Rolling Stone and UVA: The Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism Report

An anatomy of a journalistic failure<p><i>A NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: Last November, we published a story, 'A Rape on Campus' [RS 1223], that centered around a</i> …

Journalism

Obama criticises Ferguson violence as cleared cop speaks out

As anger intensified across the United States following a grand jury’s decision not to charge a white police officer for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager, US President Barack Obama called on Americans to be “constructive” by engaging in debate about racial tensions and law enforcement.<p>“To …

Second life on social media

Opposition researchers dissect Cosby's fall.<p>Bill Cosby survived accusations of sexual assault for decades — until viral social media outrage took him down in a matter of days.<p>Digital operatives recognize that Cosby’s fall is sure to be an unusual case, given the severity of what more than a dozen …

Christopher Driskill: Doctor Had Sex With Patient When He Was Supposed To Deliver Baby, Board Says

Christopher Driskill, a New Mexico OB-GYN doctor, was hit with a suspension of his license to practice medicine last week when the New Mexico Medical …

New Mexico

At Vandalized Ferguson Businesses, Anger And Tears

Residents and business owners in Ferguson, Mo., awoke Tuesday morning to assess the damage done to their neighborhoods. In the aftermath of the grand jury's decision Monday night not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, many business were vandalized and …

Rage Flares Again in Ferguson and Across Country

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Ferguson, MO

The other take on Ferguson

Rich Lowry, National Review editor and POLITICO columnist, isn't buying what the media are selling in Ferguson:<p>The bitter irony of the Michael Brown case is that if he had actually put his hands up and said don't shoot, he would almost certainly be alive today. ... Instead, the credible evidence …

90 Seconds of Fury in Ferguson Are the Key to Making Peace in America

We need to understand what happened between Michael Brown and Darren Ferguson before we can begin to change how we police ourselves.<p>As Michael Brown …