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15 Years After Columbine, How "Never Again" Became "Oh Well"

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Welcome to America, the land of blue jeans, rock & roll, and sporadic meaningless mass murder.

Alabama Rep. Steve Hurst uses large handgun as parade float (and barbecue)

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Rep. Steve Hurst, R-Talladega TALLADEGA -- Alabama Rep. Steve Hurst wants you to know he is for gun rights. The District 35 Republican from Talladega gets his message across at parades in a very unmistakable way: He uses a giant...

The Secret Recordings of Susana Martinez

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The New Mexico governor is caught on tape denigrating teachers and cursing her opponent.

Rick Perry Dismantled Texas' Public Integrity Unit. Now He's Facing a Grand Jury.

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The Texas governor is being investigated after he cut funding for the state's watchdog agency.

Should You Be Worried About Your E-Cigarette Exploding?

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Here's a brief history of e-cigs blowing up—in your face, in your car, in your home, in your bar.

Ex-BLM official: Agency must speak out to explain Bundy Ranch situation

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The Bureau of Land Management, which has been noticeably silent since backing off the Bundy Ranch roundup, needs to publicly explain what happened or uninformed and incendiary voices will dominate the discussion, a former, high-ranking agency staffer said.

Why Jeb Bush's Greatest Political Achievement Could Sink a White House Run

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Conservative activists may hate Common Core math and English standards, but the former Florida governor remains an unrepentant backer.

Jared Diamond: We Could Be Living in a New Stone Age by 2114

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The Pulitzer-winning author explains why he adapted his classic book "The Third Chimpanzee" for kids: because we need them to fix our mistakes.

No contestant on Jeopardy remembers Herman Cain

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No one remembers Herman Cain anymore. At least on Jeopardy.During the gameshow’s airing on Tuesday night, none of the contestants attempted to answer the clue, “This pizza magnate and 2012 pre

The Latest "Cosmos" Explains How Corporations Fund Science Denial

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Neil Tyson explores the surprising connection between the age of the Earth and the dangers of lead.

6 Photos of the Oldest Living Things in the World

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In a new book, a photographer captures the planet's senior statesmen. Happy Earth Day.

GOP Senate Candidate Takes a 9/11 Truther's Questions: "Things Like This Have to Be Asked"

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Asked if he was a truther, Greg Brannon, who has Rand Paul's endorsement for Senate, called for more investigation into 9/11.

WATCH: Rand Paul Says Jimmy Carter Was Better on the Budget Than Ronald Reagan

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The Kentucky senator has been attacked by the GOP establishment. This really isn't going to help.

How to Use the Bible to Save the Planet

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Darren Aronofsky's "Noah" embraces a brand of faith-based environmentalism that's increasingly popular with young religious believers.

Rand Paul’s Supply-side Distortion

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Sen. Paul claimed that 20 million jobs were created after Ronald Reagan's dramatic tax cuts in the 1980s, and that this was the "last time" such job growth took place. Paul is wrong on both counts.

American Journalist With Vice News Captured in Eastern Ukraine

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Vice journalist Simon Ostrovsky has been captured in Eastern Ukraine, Mashable has learned.

Mitch McConnell Says He Stood Up for Women in a Senate Sexual-Harassment Scandal. The Real Story Is Damning.

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McConnell claims he led a 1995 investigation against a GOP senator accused of sexual misconduct. Actually, he took steps to keep it quiet.

WATCH: GOP Candidate Whacks Obama Bobblehead in Weird New Ad

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16 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
And then Nebraska gubernatorial contender Beau McCoy rides off on a steed.

A Brutal Allergy Season Is Ahead. Blame the Polar Vortex.

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"It's going to be a hell of a pollen season."

WATCH: Rand Paul Says Dick Cheney Pushed for the Iraq War So Halliburton Would Profit

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As the ex-veep blasts Paul for being an isolationist, old video shows the Kentucky senator charging that Cheney used 9/11 as an excuse to invade Iraq and benefit his former company.

Cliven Bundy is part of a long tradition: corporate mooching

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Bundy's supporters say the government is acting too aggressively in defending its interests. If that were true, corporations wouldn't get such a free ride.

A Night at the Rock and Roll Hall of Shame Lame Blame Fame

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The KISS Army made its presence known hours before the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony even began.

Mother Jones Chief Goes On A Tear Against 'Low Class' Former Bush Press Secretary

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Republican operatives beware: If you come at Mother Jones, you might face the wrath of David Corn.

The Hottest Conservative Campaign Gimmick of 2014: Free Guns

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You get a carbine! You get a carbine! You get a carbine!

This Man Is About to Die Because an Alcoholic Lawyer Botched His Case

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Counsel: "I could drink a quart of liquor every night and work all day long."