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Racy Pics Spark Airline Investigation

AOL Travel News | Posted 10.08.2011 | Travel


Death for Profit

Axel W. Caballero | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics
Axel W. Caballero

Bryan Holcomb, an ex-CCA quality assurance manager, spoke exclusively to Cuéntame's Immigrant For Sale producers to expose the negligent operations at Stewart Detention Center.

Yacht Carrying 1.1 Tons Of Cocaine Seized

AP | Posted 09.04.2011 | World

BERLIN -- German police say authorities have intercepted a yacht carrying 1.1 tons of cocaine worth some euro42 million ($60 million) from the Caribbe...

Twitter Reportedly Under Federal Investigation

Business Insider | Posted 08.30.2011 | Technology

The Federal Trade Commission is actively investigating Twitter and the way it deals with the companies building applications and services for its plat...

Oil Companies Investigated For Possible Market Manipulation

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 08.21.2011 | Business

This would help to explain those high gas prices. Late Monday, federal regulators announced an investigation into whether oil companies and refine...

David Lohr

Human Skull Found Discarded In Backpack | David Lohr | Posted 03.27.2014 | Crime

A workman clearing brush along a Texas interstate made a startling discovery Friday, when he found a human skull discarded near the roadside. The f...

Reporting a Murder Trial, 140 Characters at a Time

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 07.24.2011 | Technology
Alaska Dispatch News

You don't have to be at the Bonnie Craig murder trial--the dramatic cold case--nor do you have to wait until the story airs on the evening news or a reporter files a story online, or even for someone to drop a newspaper at your door, to get all the details from the courtroom proceedings.

It's 1986 and Magnum, P.I. Just Stole My Email!

Jeffrey Evans | Posted 06.29.2011 | Technology
Jeffrey Evans

Law enforcement likes that most of our electronic communications are offered only feeble privacy protections. They don't want to have to go to a judge to get a search warrant.

David Lohr

Father Could Be Charged In Toddler's Accidental Fatal Shooting of Mother | David Lohr | Posted 06.26.2011 | Home

Authorities in Florida are trying to determine what, if any, charges to file against a father who says his toddler son picked up his semi-automatic ha...

GOP's Climate-Change Prober Thinks It's a "New World Order" Conspiracy

Will Bunch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Will Bunch

Instead of legislation aimed at reducing the emissions of greenhouse gases in the United States, some leaders of the incoming GOP majority have called for McCarthy-style hearings going after leading climate change scientists.

More Than Pardons: A Thanksgiving Wish for Turkeys

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Today's industrially produced birds have been selectively bred for enormous body mass. Many of them cannot stand or walk after a few months of life. They are not healthy animals, and they suffer chronic pain.

Engineering Academy Finding: BP's "Failure to Learn"

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

A common theme in a new report on Deepwater Horizon is that poor decision making, complacency and over confidence in BP's organization created an environment for an increasingly dangerous oil well.

Administration Launches China Trade Investigation

AP | MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration announced Friday it will delay a scheduled report on whether China is manipulating its currency to gain tr...

No More Crooks in Congress, Investigate Candidate O'Donnell

Robert Greenwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald


Reggie Bush Gets it Right, Finally

Jon Kerr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jon Kerr

By not waiting for the Heisman committee to decide on what to do with him, Reggie Bush has done the best thing for himself.

Botox Maker To Pay $600M To Resolve Investigation

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Allergan Inc., the maker of wrinkle-smoothing Botox, has agreed to pay $600 million to settle a yearslong federal investigation int...

150 Cats Rescued from Hoarding Case in Wyoming (VIDEO)

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Wayne Pacelle

For the past few weeks, Animal Planet has run a compelling series on the psychological disorder of animal hoarding, which is a cause of enormous suffering for dogs, cats, and other animals.

Message In A Bottle: Author Finds A Frenchwoman's Love Letter To Her Dead Son

The Guardian | Phil Daoust | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

When a Frenchwoman wrote a love letter to her dead son, put it in a bottle and threw it into the sea, she never dreamed anyone would read it. But auth...

A New Ethic of Leadership in Broken Washington

Reshma Saujani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Reshma Saujani

If your car breaks down and someone recommends a mechanic to repair it, the first question you're likely to ask is: Can I trust the mechanic? Today, o...

Alvin Greene Paid Senate Race Registration Fee Himself, Says South Carolina Law Enforcement

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — An unemployed military veteran will face no state charges over the $10,440 filing fee for his successful bid to win South Carol...

WaMu Executives Knew Of Rampant Mortgage Fraud And Failed To Act

HuffPost Investigative Fund | David Heath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One of the central unanswered questions of the financial crisis is whether bank executives knew fraud was rampant within their mortgage loans. A Sen...

Financial Crisis Investigations Then And Now

Danny Schechter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danny Schechter

We still don't know who did what to us, or why not much will change. The financial crisis investigation is a joke; prosecutions seem non-existent. Why?

Investigation Exposes Abuse at Nation's Top Egg Producers

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

The top egg producers in the nation are treating animals in ways that are unconscionable. But there is an alternative. Many consumers, supermarkets, restaurants, and food service providers demand that egg producers convert to cage-free systems.

The End May Be Nigh for John Ensign's Political Career

Senate Guru | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Senate Guru

Ensign and Washington Republicans can continue to do what they've been doing all along -- ignore, ignore, ignore. But they might not be able to run out the clock on Election Day before indictments come down.

Where Does Your Organic Ground Beef Really Come From?

Nathan Hegedus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nathan Hegedus

We have sources -- one with the moniker of Beef Throat -- who can identify where organic beef is coming from, if we give them enough information. Help us track the beef.