Peter Busch

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Texas Is Permanently Shutting Abortion Clinics and the Supreme Court Can’t Do Anything About It

When Texas Gov. Rick Perry signed a sweep­ing anti-abor­tion law in 2013, he did so know­ing the meas­ure faced an un­cer­tain fu­ture. In­deed, the …

One of the Largest Child Porn Rings in U.S. History Has Been Shut Down

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Fourteen men were charged with operating a child porn website with over 27,000 subscribers, the …

College Student is Sentenced for ‘Sextortion’

The California computer hack that threatened women, including Miss Teen USA, will get jail time for his sneaky sexploits.<p>It’s more pernicious than …

Fashion Designer L'Wren Scott Found Dead

Jen Lowery—Splash News/Corbis<p>Express Newspapers/AP<p>Dave M. Benett—Getty Images for The Serpentine Gallery<p>Randy Brooke—WireImage/Getty Images<p>Dave M. …

Mick Jagger

Huck: Saving unborn same as elderly

If Americans don’t protect the unborn, they won’t protect people at the end of life either, Mike Huckabee said Wednesday night at a Washington gala sponsored by the anti-abortion group Susan B. Anthony List.<p>The former Arkansas governor and one-time presidential candidate said women typically cite …

New Hampshire Is On Track to Repeal the Death Penalty

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The New Hampshire House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to repeal the state’s death penalty, …

Adam Lanza's father in 1st interview: He would have killed me 'in a heartbeat'

The father of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza said his son would have killed him if he'd had the opportunity.<p>"With hindsight, I know Adam would have killed me in a heartbeat, if he'd had the chance," Peter Lanza told New Yorker magazine in an interview that appears in the March 17 …

Why Turkey Is Getting Involved in Ukraine

When the Crimean par­lia­ment voted un­an­im­ously in fa­vor of join­ing Rus­sia last week, the pen­in­sula’s Rus­si­an pop­u­la­tion re­joiced.<p>Its …

Russia

The weapon of choice in China’s train station attack was sadly no surprise

Violence by knife-wielding assailants has been a problem in China for years, well before the attack this weekend in Kunming that killed at least 29 and injured over 100 people. The details of the latest incident are graphic: witnesses said they saw people laying in puddles of blood. Others said …

Extremism

Russian Media Claims Ukrainian Warship Defects To Russia, Ukraine Denies [Reports]

"Ukraine's Navy flagship the Hetman Sahaidachny has come over to our side today. It has hung out the St Andrew's flag," Sen. Igor Morozov, a member of the committee on the international affairs, told Izvestia. "The crew has fulfilled the order by the chief commander of Ukraine's armed forces Viktor …

Russia

Beijing pollution reaches 'crisis' levels

Residents in the Chinese capital of Beijing woke to another day of thick, choking smog on Feb. 25, 2014. The city has been under an "orange" smog …

Meet the First Baby Ever to Officially Have Three Parents

The first child with three parents was just born, in Vancouver, British Columbia (via CBC). Della Wolf Kangro Wiley Richards was born to two lesbian parents Danielle Wiley and Anna Richards, as well as the biological father, Shawn Kangro.<p>Canada's Family Law Act, passed in March of last year, allows …

Family Law (UK)

Global warming slowdown 'does not invalidate climate change'

National science academies of the US and the UK say longer-term warming trend is still evident<p>The slowdown in rising global surface temperatures is not a sign that climate change is no longer happening, the national science academies of the US and the UK have said.<p>Publishing a guide on the state of …

Misery and mass bowing: the view from a North Korean tour bus

Restraints on foreign tourists fail to mask the hardship and mind control in country UN likened to Nazi Germany<p>A stunningly beautiful, twentysomething woman dressed in black performs her death wail in the main hall of an obscenely luxurious palace in central Pyongyang. Her face seems to contort as …

Why Dads Matter

A third of American children are growing up in homes without their biological fathers.<p>MIDVALE, Utah — Jordan Ott was the third of his mother’s six children, born over the course of four marriages.<p>By age 8, he’d had two step-dads; his brothers and sisters had more or fewer based on birth order. Each …

China training for 'short, sharp war' against Japan

US military analyst says Beijing's military exercises designed to invade and gain control of the disputed Senkaku islands<p>China is stepping up its training for a "short, sharp war" designed to seize the disputed Senkaku islands from Japan, according to the head of US naval intelligence in the …

China

Number of test-tube babies born in US hits record percentage

More test-tube babies were born in the United States in 2012 than ever before, and they constituted a higher percentage of total births than at any time since the technology was introduced in the 1980s, according to a report released on Monday.<p>The annual report was from the Society for Assisted …

British girls have almost worst drinking habits in Western world

British girls are among the most likely to get drunk in the Western world<p>British girls are more likely to get drunk than those in almost any country in the Western world, international research has found.<p>Only in Denmark is binge-drinking more common among 15-year-old girls, the analysis of …

DisplayMate tablet shootout puts Retina iPad Mini in last place, with ‘out-dated technology’

DisplayMate, a company specializing in scientific display testing and calibration, gave the Retina iPad Mini third place in detailed lab tests of three leading 7-inch tablets, criticising Apple for “really bad planning” for what it considers to be out-dated display technology.<p>And finally… the iPad …

More laws are needed as religion declines, top judge says

One of Britain's most senior judges said the rapid rise in the number of laws in recent years had been necessary as other modes of social control such as religion and old fashioned morality declined<p>One of Britain’s most senior judges has blamed a decline in religion and traditional moral values for …