By Ashe Schow | 12/02/13 04:53 PM
BONUS meme, because it was too good not to include: h/t to Stephen Gutowski
By Ashe Schow | 12/02/13 03:28 PM
This should make Americans a little more thankful for the First Amendment: Bob Dylan has been charged in France with “insulting behavior” and “incitement to hatred" for comments the American singer made to Rolling Stone magazine in 2012 about racial tensions, AFP reported. “Blacks know...
By Ashe Schow | 12/02/13 01:33 PM
Power regulators across the country have requested that the Environmental Protection Agency provide states flexibility in determining how to comply with upcoming carbon emissions regulations for existing coal-fired power plants. The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners...
By Ashe Schow | 12/02/13 11:43 AM
The meta-analysis — a study that looked at results from several other studies — published in the journal Cancer Causes and Control found that women who had at least one induced abortion in 14 Chinese provinces had their risk of developing breast cancer increase by 44 percent.
By Ashe Schow | 12/01/13 04:29 PM
Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean said Sunday that healthcare.gov, the troubled Obamacare exchange website, is “apparently functional,” but admitted that he hasn't personally tried the website. Dean told CNN's “State of the Union” host Candy Crowley that he believes President Obama can...
By Ashe Schow | 11/27/13 12:35 PM
By Ashe Schow | 11/27/13 01:31 PM
Galen Ciscell, visiting assistant professor of sociology at Pacific Lutheran University, sure thinks so. Not only does he have the time to play the popular game Angry Birds, but he has the time to find issues of race and gender as well.
By Ashe Schow | 11/26/13 11:17 AM
Stay classy, New Hampshire Democrats. When Republican state Rep. Marilinda Garcia announced her candidacy for Congress on Monday, a prominent New Hampshire Democrat responded by comparing the Harvard grad to Kim Kardashian. State Rep. Peter Sullivan, a Democrat, took to Twitter for the...
By Ashe Schow | 11/25/13 04:50 PM
Mike Rowe, host of the popular series that aired on the Discovery Channel from 2003 to 2012, said the businesses he featured while cleaning roadkill off the streets, processing fish and doing other tasks most folks would shun faced "huge" bureaucratic burdens.
By Ashe Schow | 11/25/13 03:43 PM
At least according to GQ. In this year’s list of “The 25 Least Influential People of 2013,” President Obama clocks in at number 17, just a pinch more influential than cicadas. But that means that nine people (two were tied for 23rd) on this list specifically, and about 7 billion others,...
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