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First published on Sun 12 Jan 2014 12.17 EST

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Abandoned Buildings Are Full of Lives Left Behind [PHOTOS]

Abandoned Buildings: the eyesore on the corner, the creepy farmhouse you pass on the back-roads, the large red brick building with the boarded up …

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While America’s prized lands may no longer be able to balance our needs, our policies need to. Mining and Fracking Public Lands Creates 4.5 Times More Carbon Than They Can Absorb http://ecowatch.com/2013/12/09/mining-fracking-public-lands-creates-more-carbon-than-absorb/

Today's front page. Our top stories: VIDEO: Peggy Curran on the difficulty of breaking out of the cycle of poverty: http://bit.ly/1ctcmUk Jeff Heinrich talks to people involved in the Supreme Court ruling on bilingual signs, 25 years later: http://bit.ly/1bE1pBL Charlie Fidelman on why the government's push to put more elderly patients in home care instead of hospitals or nursing homes isn't the best option for many: http://bit.ly/1cIgSlA

What is ‘rape insurance’ and why is it controversial?

TORONTO – Republican Michigan state legislators approved a controversial bill Wednesday that bans insurance plans from covering abortion unless a …

Newtown Parents Seek A Clearer Window Into Violent Behavior

The shooting in Newtown, Conn., last December has left families of the 26 victims, most of them children, struggling to heal in different ways.<p>Jeremy Richman and Jennifer Hensel are one such family. They lost their only child, 6-year-old Avielle, in the shooting. In the year since, they've …

Doug Ford Hands Out $20 Bills At Public Housing Building (VIDEO)

Toronto city Councillor Doug Ford was spotted handing out $20 bills at a Toronto public housing building Wednesday night, once again raising …

This Energetic Baby Giraffe Will Make Your Day

The Potential Dangers of the Exploitation of Shale Gas and Oil – Analysis of the Geologic and Geotechnical Aspects

Translation from pages 173-185 of the <b>final report</b> of the Symposium of the Regional Council, Ile-de-France, February 7, 2012, Paris.<p><b>Introductory</b> <b>note</b>: …

Elsipogtog anti-fracking fight fallout putting strain on RCMP-First Nation relations

Malcolm Ward took a ‘selfie’ while handcuffed in the back of an RCMP cruiser and posted it on Facebook. Photo Malcolm Ward/Facebook<p><b>By Jorge Barrera</b></i> …

Rob Ford: A transcript of Carol Off's interview with Conrad Black on As it Happens | The Star

<b>Black</b> : I think he has chiefly been a victim of himself. But he said it himself, it’s extremely unwise doing things that are completely unacceptable …

SIGN & SHARE PETITION We say NO to FRACKING in California! http://ecowatch.com/2013/12/04/gov-brown-ban-fracking-california/

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The American Prospect has a feature article on fracking in Pennsylvania. Our friends in the state, the people living with wells in their backyards, are fighting back. Story: http://storyscapes.prospect.org/shale-rebellion/

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The first 6 things you need to do with your new Android tablet

So you now have an Android tablet. Congrats. Android tablets are arguably -- some would say inarguably -- the most versatile tablets you can buy. However, after you've gone through the initial setup but before you begin actual normal use of your shiny new portable device, there are a few things -- …