CREDIT: Shutterstock Kansas City is considering an ordinance to prevent people from harassing bicyclists or pedestrians in public places.
Joaquim Moreira Salles is an intern at Think Progress. CREDIT: Shutter Stock Around 30 people wearing t-shirts with pro-fracking slogans showed up to a state hearing in Cullowhee, North Carolina, to support the shale gas industry last Friday.
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CREDIT: AP Alibaba, the massive Chinese e-commerce company that is the functional equivalent of Amazon, EBay, Uber, PayPal and a bunch of other companies combined, made its debut on the New York Stock Exchange this morning.
Tami Bond, Photographed at University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois, September 6th, 2014. CREDIT: John D.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaking to reporters at the National Governors Association. CREDIT: AP Photo/Mark Humphrey New Jersey Gov.
Joaquim Moreira Salles in an intern at Think Progress Fox News contributor Geraldo Rivera spent a chunk of time on Fox and Friends Friday morning arguing with co-host Steve Doocy over whether half a million undocumented immigrants in New York have just been given the right to vote.
Workers stand before mangled tanker cars at the crash site of the train derailment and fire in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, Canada in 2013.
Amelia Rosch is an intern for ThinkProgress. CREDIT: Shutterstock The Italian army will now grow medical marijuana in a secure military lab in order to lower costs and make it more available to those who need it, following an agreement between the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Health last week.
CREDIT: Shutterstock American beer company Anheuser-Busch issued a public statement earlier this week expressing its concern about the manner in which the National Football League (NFL) has handled recent domestic violence controversies.
CREDIT: AP Photo/ Francisco Seco Every major independent analysis of aggressive climate action has found it has very low cost, virtually no impact on growth, and several valuable co-benefits.
CREDIT: Screengrab Every Republican senator voted in support of a (failed) effort to thwart President Obama’s executive action on immigration Wednesday.
CREDIT: AP Photo/Gillian Wong For years, medical experts have been warning that the rise of antibiotic resistance poses a serious threat to global health, as we’re rapidly approaching a future in which common infections won’t be able to be treated with any drugs.
Kansas’ Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach CREDIT: AP Photo/John Milburn Kansas is in the midst what is almost certainly the most unusual Senate race of the 2014 cycle.
CREDIT: Courtesy of Warner Brothers There is a lot to like about This Is Where I Leave You, in theaters today.
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Brenda Konkel and her partner Robert Bloch CREDIT: Robert Bloch’s Facebook page Brenda Konkel and her partner Robert Bloch didn’t expect to be rewarded for their decision to open up their front porch to any homeless person who needed a place to rest or store their belongings, but the last thing they could have imagined was that their good deed would go punished.
Two French Rafale jet fighters fly over Iraq CREDIT: AP Photo/ECPAD France on Friday morning announced it had taken military action inside Iraq, making it the first country aside from the U.S.
Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) and Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), in background, released a new report on energy insecurity on Thursday.
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) CREDIT: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) seemed to echo Mitt Romney’s infamous claim that 47 percent of Americans are “takers” who suck up government benefits during a speech at a conservative Washington D.C.