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Lawyers representing the federal government have lied to the courts in a number of recent cases.
From: Reason | By: Andrew Napolitano | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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"We have to figure this out by ourselves and just grit our teeth and get through it."
From: Business Insider | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Al Gore’s “An Inconvenient Truth,” online movie service Vudu is making the Oscar-winning documentary available to own for free today. “I am Al Gore. I used to be the next President of the United States.”...
From: The Wrap | By: Jeremy Fuster | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Mary Matalin and Erick Erickson on board for the Libertarian who thinks he can best sell the Party to conservatives.
From: Reason | By: Brian Doherty | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Our roundup of the stories, ideas, and memes you’ll be talking about today.
From: New York Magazine | By: Charley Lanyon | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Eleven sue the Departments of Justice and Education.
From: Reason | By: Scott Shackford | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The law took effect on May 25.
From: New York Magazine | By: Hilary Weaver | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The Republican race for U.S. Senate in Colorado is intensifying as the candidates near the one-month mark before the primary.
From: Denver Post | By: John Frank | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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From sex trafficking to Star Wars, criminal justice to campus rape, Reason was on it!
From: Reason | By: Matt Welch | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The Department of Energy’s SunShot initiative, launched in 2012 to achieve solar PV costs of $1 per watt, doesn't just concentrate on driving down costs of solar panels and other hardware. Nearly two-thirds of the cost of solar projects come from “soft...
From: Greentech Media | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Former Major League Baseball All-Star Bill Lee is pitching a quirky campaign platform in Vermont
From: Time | By: Sean Gregory | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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by Campy Draper Most of these dudes will be dead before the year is out. Courtesy of ABC Hello Bach-fam! Can I call you that? No? Well after watching The Bachelor with me last season my wife has decided to go hang at her friend’s house to watch The...
From: The Stranger | By: Campy Draper | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Even though Donald Trump is now the presumptive Republican nominee (now that all of his challengers have suspended their campaigns), he is still lacking one endorsement that would likely garner him support from erstwhile conservative voters: Rush Limbaugh....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Greg Hoadley | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Out in the real world news is happening and here are the highlights. McDonald’s former CEO argues against minimum wage Talk of raising minimum wage to $15 an hour in some American states –roughly double of what workers in North Carolina and in many...
From: High Snobiety | By: Aleks Eror | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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On Saturday, May 28, Real Madrid will take on Atletico […]...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Collen Kriel | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The President will be moving into new Northwest Washington digs come January.
From: Politico | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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AN ODD side scuffle is taking place in the legal fight over the executive orders Barack Obama issued in 2014 to soften America’s immigration policy. With a Supreme Court decision pending in United States v Texas, a 26-state challenge to Mr Obama’s...
From: The Economist | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Gender is not as straightforward as some would like to depict.
From: Reason | By: Steve Chapman | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Glory Johnson has moved on! To catch you up, the WNBA star had bit of a crazy 2015 after her tumultuous marriage to fellow basketballer Brittney Griner. Glory — who had never been with a woman before — married Brittney, even after the two were arrested...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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When you desire meaning, when you want things to line up, when looking for something specific, you tend to notice patterns everywhere, which leads you to ask the question, “What are the odds?” Usually, the odds are actually pretty good. For instance:...
From: Boing Boing | By: David McRaney | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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A judge ruled that a law eliminating a week of early voting and same-day registration violates the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act.
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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After completing the renovation of his home in Austin, Texas, photographer and designer Chase Daniel shared the final result of his bathroom. He covered the walls with triangle tiles from Fireclay Tile in the shades of Rosemary, Salton Sea, and Frost....
From: Dwell | By: paigealexus | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Darlington Nagbe scored his first international goal on a 90th-minute volley, and the United States beat Ecuador 1-0 in a Copa America tuneup on Wednesday night. The U.S. defeated a South American team for just the third time in...
From: Salon.com | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Los Angeles Times: Off the (Failing) Grid in North Korea, Where Solar Energy Is a Hot Commodity Think of it as a North Korean Best Buy -- a shop stuffed with refrigerators, karaoke machines, laptop computers and flat-screen TVs. But with a square footage...
From: Greentech Media | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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One of Trump’s staffers accidentally emailed a reporter while looking for information on Clinton’s involvement in the Whitewater scandal.
From: The Atlantic | By: Elaine Godfrey | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The actor and singer adopted Crow last December
From: People | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Officials from Texas and 10 other states challenge the Obama administration's interpretation of Title IX and gender identity.
From: The Atlantic | By: Matt Ford | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The state has low unemployment and more and more jobs, but its future workforce may not be equipped to fill them.
From: The Atlantic | By: Emily DeRuy | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its guidelines governing transgender students in schools.
From: NPR | By: Debbie Elliott | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Texas said it was among 11 states filing suit against the Obama administration’s mandate to allow transgender students to use whatever bathroom they identify with.
From: New York Times | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The state of Texas will sue the White House over its new transgender directive in schools, once again pitting the Lone Star State against an administration they have relished fighting.
From: CNN | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Exxon recommended its shareholders reject all of the pro-climate proposals.
From: Grist | By: Melissa Cronin | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Posting for a friend: Someone I'm very close to is in a criminal legal situation and while I totally understand that Metafilter is not a substitute for actual legal advice, I'm writing this in hopes of getting educated opinions or shared experiences...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: odayoday | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The states, led by Texas, accused the government of trying to turn schools and offices “into laboratories for a massive social experiment.”
From: New York Times | By: ALAN BLINDER | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Her husband showed up to their first date in a tuxedo and 'made a really good impression,' says his mom
From: People | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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50 Places in Seattle That You're Taking for Granted by edited by Rich Smith You're devastated when your favorite bars, shops, and restaurants close. We know because we've read your 10-paragraph Facebook eulogies about how "necessary" and "vital" and...
From: The Stranger | By: edited by Rich Smith | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Texas and 10 other states filed suit Wednesday against the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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A 7-foot-long alligator has been captured in a field near a Dallas school.
From: Fox News | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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A black student in Idaho endured racist bullying from his classmates and school officials, lawsuit alleges
From: Salon.com | By: Sophia Tesfaye | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Many factors fueled Trump's rise -- but the media's gleeful cynicism helped turn a reality-TV star into Cthulhu
From: Salon.com | By: Andrew O'Hehir | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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HOUSTON (AP) — Documents show the number of medals slain Navy Seal and “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle received is different than what he indicated in his book. Navy documents obtained by an online magazine through an open records request show...
From: Salon.com | By: Associated Press | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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He funds an expensive legal war against Gawker while supporting Trump, who wants to make it easier to sue for libel
From: Salon.com | By: Scott Timberg | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Mary Lou Bruner's Facebook conspiracy posts made headlines in March. Today, Texans breathe a sigh of relief
From: Salon.com | By: Brendan Gauthier | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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When something goes wrong with a public water supply, utility officials often issue an advisory warning residents to boil water before using it for drinking, cooking, or bathing. Such measures are generally temporary—a brief period of caution while...
From: Inhabitat | By: Cat DiStasio | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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If you know you want your baby's name to begin with the letter "A" but you're not sure which moniker to pick, we've got you covered. With 150 "A" names of all different styles and backgrounds, you're sure to find a winner on this list. If you're still...
From: LilSugar | By: Laura Lifshitz | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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"I still think whoever this person was knew my wife and had a motive," Bevers tells PEOPLE
From: People | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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"I have obviously experienced tremendous loss, but I feel it is essential to focus more on what you actually have," Austin Hatch said
From: People | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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How America’s largest third party could actually make a difference this time.
From: Politico | By: Brian Doherty | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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