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Occupation, Arson, and Terrorism

Chris Weigant | Posted 01.06.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Federal land is currently being occupied by protestors. Or, according to some, by domestic terrorists. But pigeonholing these guys with either label isn't quite as easy as it might first seem.

Astoria Characters: The Man in Transition

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 02.01.2015 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

There's nothing ordinary about Clay Nelms' story. So don't let the stereotypical musical-style synopsis fool you: Small-town boy with big-city dreams comes to New York because he's gotta sing and dance.

Fiercely Loyal Dog Clings For Miles To Side Of Ambulance Taking His Owner To Hospital

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.19.2014 | Good News

This pooch really went the distance to make sure his owner was going to be OK. After experiencing some dizziness, J.R. Nicholson, an 85-year-old r...

Greyhounds Hunting Coyotes: A Cruel Blood Sport

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

One of the greatest challenges we confront at The HSUS is that there are so many forms of animal abuse. For a thousand cruelties, it seems there are an equal number of excuses and rationalizations.

Dan De Vaul, California Rancher, Jailed For Housing Homeless

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

For eight years, Dan de Vaul has provided shelter for about dozens of homeless people on his 72-acre ranch. Now, the rancher is serving 90 days in ja...

The Texas Drought, The Florida Chill -- Climate Change?

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Widespread confusion over short-term fluctuations in temperature and long-term trends is causing concern among the majority of scientists who are convinced that climate change is happening.

RANCHER WINS LOTTERY: Struggling South Dakota Man Wins $232M

newsday.com | CHET BROKAW | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A rancher struggling to eke out a living in one of the poorest corners of America claimed one of the biggest undivided jackpots in U.S. lottery histo...