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Of course you didn't, until the Associated Press told you so : Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. EX-HOUSE SPEAKER DENNIS ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 181 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 322 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog On December 12, Magistrate Judge Mark R. Abel issued an order for the U.S.District Court for the Southern District of Ohio to place five sets of court records under ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jan 07, 2015 at 01:21 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Here's an Associated Press article patiently explaining ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 121 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 08:20 AM PST with 122 Recommends
From my own, distant vantage point, it certainly appears that at every turn in the still-unravelling story of the murder of Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson, the local status quo has ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 203 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2014 at 10:28 PM PST with 267 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Greenpeace USA has released a major new report on an under-discussed part of President Barack Obama’s Climate Action Plan and his U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 03:42 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog For the first time, DeSmogBlog has published dozens of documents obtained from the North Dakota government revealing routes and chemical composition data for oil-by-...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 09:42 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I just came across this tweet in my news stream: The Associated Press (@AP) tweeted at 7:31pm - 21 Jun 14: From manners to terminology and more - five things to know about transgender people: apne.
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jun 21, 2014 at 07:58 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Washington's Blog is running a two-part exclusive interview with former NSA senior executive Thomas Drake this weekend and, to put it mildly, it's pretty damning... [Diarist's Note: Washington's ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 56 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 01:35 PM PDT with 172 Recommends
This diary contains unmarked spoilers for recent Marvel movies and real life events including but not limited to Iron Man 1, 2 & 3 , the Afghan and Iraq War Logs , Captain America 1 & 2 , the NSA ...
by Certifiable Genius
Comment Count 141 comments on Wed Apr 09, 2014 at 09:08 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
The Associated Press is the latest to explain why so many got the latest Congressional Budget Office report so wrong. WASHINGTON (AP) -- New estimates that President Barack Obama's health care law ...
by FiredUpInCA
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Feb 05, 2014 at 07:06 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Who said crime doesn't pay? A letter with the AP's demands said that Zimmerman's painting was a direct copy of an AP photo taken at the April 2012 news conference where Corey announced Zimmerman ...
by Eyesbright
Comment Count 47 comments on Fri Jan 24, 2014 at 09:16 PM PST with 32 Recommends
Patty Prewitt is currently serving a life sentence for a crime she, and many others, claim she did not commit. In the 80's, Prewitt's husband was murdered in their home, and she became the prime ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Dec 15, 2013 at 02:34 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Riddle me this: In an AP-GfK poll conducted earlier this week, respondents seemed a bit . . . confused about how logic works, for example: Six in 10 predict an economic crisis if the government's ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 03:13 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Ho-lee smokes! If you were online and tuned into the news late Wednesday night, you may have seen an incredible train wreck of a story unfold in real time—one so remarkable, you've probably ...
by David Nir
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 10:45 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
As a former reporter on the local and state government beat in Virginia (among other places), tonight's royal fuck-up by the Associated Press really pisses me off. Just over an hour ago, the "...
by kat68
Comment Count 237 comments on Wed Oct 09, 2013 at 09:42 PM PDT with 380 Recommends
There’s something profoundly despicable about a Justice Department that would brazenly violate the First and Fourth Amendments while spying on journalists, then claim to be reassessing such ...
by NormanSolomon
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Sep 24, 2013 at 11:52 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Associated Press reporter Matt Lee showed his open contempt for Obama administration officials including Secretary Kerry when he interrupted a State Department spokesperson with a question dripping ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Sep 05, 2013 at 01:35 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Reuters , Wednesday, August 7 A U.S. drone killed at least six suspected al Qaeda militants in southern Yemen on Wednesday, officials said, a day after U.S. and British embassies evacuated some ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Aug 12, 2013 at 06:25 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Oil Lobby Pours Money Into California Some may consider California to be a "green" state and the "environmental leader" of the nation, but that delusion is quickly dispelled once one actually ...
by Dan Bacher
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Aug 07, 2013 at 12:46 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
"Poverty is no longer an issue of them, it's an issue of us." ~ Mark Rank, professor at Washington University Jason Whitlock at the Huffington Post writes , "Hopelessness is at the root of the ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 03:34 PM PDT with 19 Recommends