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Turns Out Your "Hormone-Free" Milk Is Full of Sex Hormones

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26 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
By milking pregnant cows, dairies produce a product with elevated estrogen levels—and that doesn't do a body good.

Americans Wildly Overestimate the Impact of Routine Mammographies

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2 mentions18 hours ago 18 hours ago
They don't save the lives of 8 percent of women. The real number is very close to zero.

Putin: Eastern Ukraine is Really "Novorossiya"

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2 mentions20 hours ago 20 hours ago
And perhaps soon it will be part of Old Russia.

What the Fort Hood Shooting Can Teach Us About The State of Veteran Aid

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2 mentions17 hours ago 17 hours ago
The tragedy at the Texas military post, the second in five years, was partially the result of terrible mental health services.

The Supreme Court Gutted the Voting Rights Act. What Happened Next in These 8 States Will Not Shock You.

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75 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
When his court weakened the civil-rights-era law last year, Chief Justice Roberts wrote that "our country has changed." We crunched the numbers. He was wrong.

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

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3 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
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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2 mentions21 hours ago 21 hours ago
Here's a brief history of e-cigs blowing up—in your face, in your car, in your home, in your bar.

Watch Hillary Clinton Tell an Undocumented 19-Year-Old Why She Supports Immigration Reform

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4 mentions12 hours ago 12 hours ago
The former secretary of state endorses the Senate's bill and calls on the House to pass a fix to the system.

Tom's Kitchen: Stir-Fried Beef With Celery, Carrots, and Kohlrabi

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3 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
And a dashof #normcore.

Is the Census Recount of the Uninsured a Legitimate Scandal?

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2 mentions19 hours ago 19 hours ago
A friend says yes. I say no.

The Economy is Improving, But Not For Everyone

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3 mentions5 hours ago 5 hours ago
The upper 40% is doing decently, but everyone else is stagnating.

How Rand Paul Bailed on His Bold Plan to Reform Big-Money Politics in Washington

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As a candidate, he touted a proposal to curb the influence of lobbyists and donors. As a senator, he shelved that plan—and accepted contributions from influence peddlers.

Millennials Shunned Hillary in 2008. Her Shadow Campaign Won't Let It Happen Again.

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Inside Ready for Hillary's campus organizing blitz.

It Turns Out That the Beautiful People Really Do Look Down on the Rest of Us

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2 mentions16 hours ago 16 hours ago
The more attractive you think you are, the more likely you are to believe that some groups are inferior.

The Good News on Obamacare Just Keeps Rolling In

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2 mentions13 hours ago 13 hours ago
The White House announces that 8 million people have signed up via the exchanges.

The 2,000-Year History of GPS Tracking

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4 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
The new book "You Are Here" examines the history of modern navigation

Alleged Kansas Gunman's White Nationalist Buddy: He Was "Upbeat" in Last Phone Call

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Neo-Nazi Craig Cobb says that Frazier Glenn Miller told him recently that he had one foot in the grave—and that the world was finally aware of "what the Jews have done to whites."

A Single Pot Plant Uses HOW Much Water?!

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5 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Thirsty marijuana farms+historic drought=bad news for salmon.

Federal Court Rules North Dakota's Extreme Abortion Ban Unconstitutional

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3 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
A judge found that the law imposed too great a restriction on women seeking abortions.

Is New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez the Next Sarah Palin?

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6 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is petty, vindictive, and weak on policy. Sound familiar?

How the United States Continues to Make Matters Worse in Libya

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3 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Post-Qaddafi Libya is in shambles, and US military involvement in the region isn't helping.

Meet the Preacher Behind Moral Mondays

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4 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
The Reverend William Barber is charting a new path for protesting conservative overreach in the North Carolina—and beyond.

Map: Is There a Risky Chemical Plant Near You?

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3 mentions20 hours ago 20 hours ago
One year after the fertilizer explosion in West, Texas, pinpointing potentially hazardous sites remains tricky.

Triumph of the Drill: How Big Oil Clings to Billions in Government Giveaways

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3 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Deficit hawks slam them. Execs say they don't need them. So why does petroleum still get big tax breaks?

NASA Just Found the Most Earth-Like Planet Yet

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4 mentions14 hours ago 14 hours ago
Don't get too excited. The potentially habitable planet is 500 light years away, not a lot is known about it, and it's going to be a few years before we get another peak.

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

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8 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
"It's going to be a hell of a pollen season."

Daffy Duck, Glorious Archetype of Selfishness, Is 77. Here Is His First Cartoon.

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6 mentions19 hours ago 19 hours ago
Avarice is very banal and very human, and at some age most everyone learns to rein it in. Daffy hasn't.

GOP Congressional Candidate Shoots Down Drone in New Ad

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3 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Candidates blowing things up: a continuing series.

"House of Cards" Veteran Wants To Make a Reality TV Show Starring Capitol Hill Staffers

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3 mentions18 hours ago 18 hours ago
Read the casting call here.

Here's What Fracking Can Do to Your Health

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4 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
A new study examines the potential hazards of natural gas extraction.

Latest Gallup Result: 12 Million Newly Insured Under Obamacare

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3 mentions19 hours ago 19 hours ago
About half of this is through the exchanges. The rest is via Medicaid and employer plans.

Invading Crimea May Have Cost Russia $200 Billion So Far

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2 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
That's to total bill in lost economic growth, capital flight, and stock market losses.