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Entries by Katy Hall from 11/2013

This Is What The Nation's Crumbling Infrastructure Really Looks Like (PHOTOS)

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

Hundreds of thousands of bridges across the country are in bad shape, and the result can be tragic. Artist and researcher Nickolay Lamm took photos...

Women In These 16 States Face An Additional Obstacle To Getting An Abortion

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

A new U.S. Supreme Court decision has blocked a challenge to the Oklahoma Supreme Court's ruling that a state law effectively banning medical abortion...

Bigfoot, Aliens Show Just How Absurd It Is To Oppose Protections For Gay Workers

Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

Most Americans think that the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which would make it illegal for employers to discriminate against someone on t...

Congress' Christmas Gift To Unemployed America Makes Lumps Of Coal Look Good

Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

Millions of long-term jobless Americans will see their federal unemployment insurance disappear between Christmas and the end of March, according to t...

Here's How Republicans Feel About Women Telling Them What To Do

Posted 11.11.2013 | Women

More Americans than ever prefer having a female boss, according to a new Gallup survey, but feelings about a boss' gender are split deeply along party...

In 29 States, Here's One Way To Announce Your Anti-Abortion Views

Posted 11.12.2013 | Politics

Most of the states in the country — plus, most recently, Washington, D.C. — issue license plates promoting an anti-abortion message: "Choose Life...

Cell Phones Are Involved In 1 In 4 Car Crashes. Here's What Some States Are Doing About It.

Posted 11.21.2013 | Technology

Distracted driving is one of the biggest threats on the road, with more than a million crashes each year involving drivers talking or texting on mobil...

The Surprising Truth About How Much Americans Drink On Thanksgiving

Posted 11.26.2013 | Taste

Some may enjoy washing down turkey and family conflict with wine or fall cocktails, but most Americans don't drink at all on Thanksgiving, according t...