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Marshall Islands Sues 9 Of The World’s Nuclear Powers In International Court

Marshall Islands Sues 9 Of The World’s Nuclear Powers In International Court

NEW YORK (AP) — The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States and the world’s eight other nuclear-armed nations ...

Federal Guardians

A Nevada rancher disputes Washington’s jurisdiction over federally owned lands he uses, and thus, refuses to pay the legally required grazing fees. A number of ...

Maui, a Paradise of Racial Tolerance?

My husband and I were always proud to have an “international marriage,” as it was called in Japan. I was an American expat living in ...

Break In At National Civil Rights Museum Less Than One Month After Reopening

Almost every day is a busy day at the National Civil Rights Museum, but things got a bit hectic at the historic site on Wednesday ...

Navigating the Asia Pivot

President Obama is in Asia this week to reassure our Asian allies about the U.S. “pivot to Asia.” Former National Security Advisor Tim Donilon described ...

In <i>Schuette</i>, Roberts Continues Legacy of Bringing the Court Into the 21st Century

In Schuette, Roberts Continues Legacy of Bringing the Court Into the 21st Century

In thinking about the Supreme Court, I’m reminded of the scene from this week’s episode of Game of Thrones where Tywin Lannister asks the next ...

California Lawmakers Aim To Tighten Handgun Restrictions

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif. April 24 (Reuters) – A bill banning the sale of single-shot handguns that can be modified into semi-automatic weapons advanced ...

Occupy Amazon: Elizabeth Warren, Thomas Piketty, Michael Lewis Books Surging Online

If Amazon’s top-sellers list is any indication, Americans are fed up with rising income inequality. As of Thursday evening, Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s new memoir, A ...

Reject = Protect

Reject = Protect

On the day that President Obama finally rejects the Keystone XL pipeline, the connection between tar sands development and climate disruption should be only one ...

Texas Family Wins $3 Million Judgement Against Fracking Company Over Contamination

A Texas jury has awarded $2.925 million to a family that filed suit after their air and drinking water were contaminated by an oil and ...

Greek Houses At American University Call For Action Against ‘Rapey’ Underground Frat

Greek Houses At American University Call For Action Against ‘Rapey’ Underground Frat

Controversies over disturbing fraternity behavior are nothing new, but few have ever grown as intense as the one now brewing at American University, where student ...

HUFFPOLLSTER: Southern States Have Mixed Feelings On ACA

Americans in three red states would rather revise than repeal the ACA — but health care question order may raise concerns about the survey’s other ...