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Poll: Independents hit record high

The number of Americans who identify themselves as independents reached a record high in 2013, according to a new poll analysis, as Democrats remained flat and Republicans hit a record low.<p>Based on an analysis of its polling in 2013, Gallup found that 42 percent of Americans identified as …

Hamburg's Neighborhood Redevelopment Battle Has Led Police to Declare a State of Emergency

Colorado Recreational Marijuana Sales Exceed $5 Million In First Week

Colorado marijuana dispensaries made huge sales in the first week of legal recreational marijuana.<p>Owners of the 37 new dispensaries around the state reported first week retail sales to The Huffington Post that, when added together, were roughly $5 million.<p>That's a lot of green for Colorado's legal …

Russia accuses Greenpeace of pushing Senegal to arrest trawler

Greenpeace has been accused of lobbying Senegal to detain a Russian trawler, in retaliation for Russia's arrest of the Arctic Sunrise protesters<p>A <b>Russian</b> official has accused Greenpeace of orchestrating the seizure and detention of a Russian trawler in the Gulf of Guinea, in the Moscow's latest …

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NASA Reportedly Gets OK To Keep Space Station Going Until 2024

The White House has approved NASA's call for four more years for the International Space Station, ensuring that the orbiting science laboratory will keep going for another decade, according to documents obtained by <i>The Orlando Sentinel.</i><p>The newspaper writes:<p>"The decision follows years of pressure by …

Chemical Weapons Have Begun to Leave Syria

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After a number of setbacks concerning security and weather in Syria, the mission to rid the country …