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Cooking oil suspected cause in India deaths

Indian police suspect that the country's worst outbreak of mass food poisoning in years was caused by cooking oil, the magistrate overseeing the investigation said.<p>"Circumstantial evidence suggests that cooking oil was kept in a container which was previously used to store pesticides or …

MIT Intervenes In Release Of Aaron Swartz Case Details

MIT attorneys have asked a judge to redact information from documents detailing the investigation into Aaron Swartz -- further delaying a full accounting of the government's case against the late Internet activist.<p>U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly had ordered the Secret Service to release …

CIA Agent Robert Seldon Lady: Italy’s Most Wanted

The detention of fugitive CIA agent Robert Lady marks the first major test of diplomacy for Italy’s acting prime minister. Barbie Latza Nadeau on the …

Liz Cheney Is Getting Destroyed In The First Poll Of Wyoming's Senate Race

The poll, which was conducted by Harper Polling for the website Conservative Intel, gives Enzi a monster 55-21 lead over Cheney, who announced her candidacy for the seat on Tuesday.<p>Moreover, it's clear that Cheney is going up against a very popular incumbent in Enzi. He is viewed favorably by 76% …

Angela Corey’s Overzealous Prosecution of Marissa Alexander

The Florida state attorney’s prosecution of a battered woman who was trying to defend herself is grossly unjust, writes Kirsten Powers.<p>Angela Corey …

Egypt braced for renewed protests as Muslim Brotherhood stays on streets

Egypt is braced for another round of mass demonstrations on Friday, with the weeks-long impasse between the Muslim Brotherhood and the country's …

Thank neoliberalism for our enslavement to capitalism

<b>Milton Friedman (Associated Press)</b><p>The corporations now ruling the world owe their dominance to the application of economist Milton Friedman’s ideas<p>Murray Dobbin<p>July 19, 2013 2:45pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on The Tyee.<p>Our current incarnation of capitalism -- variously referred to as …

Robert Rodriguez’s new dumbest one liner, plus 10 or 15 more he can use

Today brings us this new clip from <i>Machete Kills</i>, and I’m half convinced that <i>Machete Kills</i> will never be more than a series of kitschy posters and clips from a movie that doesn’t really exist.<p>In this new clip, a leather-and-eye-patch-clad Michelle Rodriguez takes on pageant queen Amber Heard in a …

SeaWorld denies 'misleading' claims in Sundance killer whale doc Blackfish

The US marine park SeaWorld has denied claims made in a new film that its policy of keeping killer whales in captivity led to the deaths of three …

Should President Obama Make R. Kelly The Secretary Of Homeland Security?

This petition certainly thinks so.