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Teachers, Administrators Charged In New Jersey High School Sex Scandal

Posted 10.04.2012 | Education

Three teachers at Triton Regional High School in Runnemede, N.J., have been charged with official misconduct for having inappropriate sexual relations...

Un-Fair And Un-Balanced! Murdoch's UK Tabloid Denounced By Official UK Report For Its "Despicable Untruths"

Martin Lewis | Posted 11.12.2012 | Media
Martin Lewis

This article isn't to recount the story of the tragedy and the 23-year history of cover-up -- which is very ably documented elsewhere on the internet. But to flag the names of some of the most loathsome people in this dreadful saga. And to call for them to be belatedly held to account.

How To Look Awesome This Bikini Season (No Gym Required)

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Swimsuit season is almost upon us. Stifle those groans ladies and instead, think of it as a time to shop. After all, everyone needs something to wear ...

5 Photos That Must Never Be Repeated: He Took the Only Pictures in Hiroshima on August 6, 1945

Greg Mitchell | Posted 10.12.2011 | World
Greg Mitchell

On August 6, 1945, Yoshito Matsushige wandered around Hiroshima for ten hours, carrying one of the few cameras that survived the atomic bombing and two rolls of film with twenty-four possible exposures.

Cops: Son Couldn't Conceal Parents' Murders With Car Crash Cover-Up

AP | JOE MANDAK | Posted 09.13.2011 | Crime

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. — A man killed his father and stepmother in western Pennsylvania, then tried to cover up the slayings with a story claiming t...

Rape, Murder Accusations Taint Peace Corps' 50th Anniversary

Politics Daily | Donna Trussell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

On the night of March 11, 2009, a 24-year-old Peace Corps volunteer named Kate Puzey was tied up and knifed on the front porch of her house in West Af...

Godfried Danneels, Belgian Cardinal, Offered To Keep Sex Abuse Case Quiet Until Bishop's Retirement

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BRUSSELS — Roman Catholic Cardinal Godfried Danneels of Belgium offered to keep a sexual molestation case against a bishop secret until the bishop r...

The Crime of the Century: What BP and the US Government Don't Want You to Know, Part I

Jerry Cope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jerry Cope

To judge from most media coverage, the beaches are open, the fishing restrictions being lifted and the Gulf resorts open for business in a safe environment. We spent the last few weeks along the Gulf coast, and the reality is distinctly different.

An Open Letter from BP[Updated]

Rip Empson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Rip Empson

You have to remember: it's really, really super hard to be a big public corporation! Like it or not, image is everything. We Photoshop in the name of those we care about!

Sunday Bloody Sunday: UK Army's "Mai Lai"-Style 1972 Irish Massacre Was "Unjustified And Unjustifiable"

Martin Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Martin Lewis

The Saville Report is as damning an indictment of British army and establishment perfidy as can be imagined. It is a stain on the British army that compares with the Mai Lai massacre.

Jason Linkins

Reuters Spikes Story On Photographers Killed In Baghdad | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Reuters deputy Brussels bureau chief Luke Baker penned a "muscular" story that gave strong consideration to the possibility that the slaying of Reuter...

Humanity Missing From Afghanistan Debate

Josh Mull | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Josh Mull

Respect for Afghans is sorely lacking on all sides of the Afghanistan debate. It's 2010, nine years into the war, and we're still talking about Afghanistan in orientalist terms. We don't want to think about them as human. This has to change now.

Dan Froomkin

WikiLeaks Exposes Video of 2007 'Collateral Murder' In Iraq (VIDEO) | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Scroll down for the video Calling it a case of "collateral murder," the WikiLeaks Web site today released harrowing video of a U.S. Army Apache hel...

One Year Before Crisis, I Told Jamie Dimon and Warren Buffett AIG Had Serious Trouble (and Goldman Sachs Knew Too)

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

The mark-to-market losses were just one part of the problem. AIG had a grave problem just from this position alone, and AIG had other serious problems.

Palin Guarantees Emails Won't Be Released

Mother Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By using at least one private email account for state business, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has virtually guaranteed that most of the emails she sent...