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Bad For Kids: New Scooby-Doo Movie Makes Ugly Stereotypes About Beauty

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 09.08.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

understand what Warner Brothers was trying to do but am appalled at the way they went about it; and surprised that no one up the line questioned those underlying assumptions, especially in this day and age with the sensitivity to body issues.

Couple Stole $35,000 From Missing Plane Victims, Police Say

AFP | Posted 08.16.2014 | World

Malaysian police have arrested a bank officer and her husband over allegations they stole more than $30,000 from the accounts of four passengers aboar...

Let There Be Peace

Lillie Leonardi | Posted 08.05.2014 | Impact
Lillie Leonardi

In the aftermath of this heinous act, I wonder how long it will take mankind to realize we must stand up for peace.

Russian BUK Missile System v. American HAWK Missile System - Is There Any Possibility of Another Similar Flight MH-17 Shoot Down Occurrence?

Dana T. Blackmore | Posted 09.26.2014 | Politics
Dana T. Blackmore

The American company, Raytheon, manufactured approximately 40,000 HAWK missile systems that have been sold to and operated by numerous countries including, Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, etc. So one of my questions is: where are all of these HAWK missile systems?

4 Steps to Talking with Your Children About Tragedy

Smita Malhotra, M.D. | Posted 09.27.2014 | Parents
Smita Malhotra, M.D.

A lot of us have a tendency to not talk about tragedy with our children. And that is only natural. We want to protect them more than anything. We want them to never feel fear. But in this digital age, children will find out about world events.

The Coming of Eid al-Fitr

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 09.23.2014 | Religion
Stephen Schwartz

The pursuit of justice is a good deed in Islam, appropriate for Ramadan and Eid ul-Fitr alike. Justice has so far been mocked in the MH17 case. Muslims everywhere should therefore join the appeal for a thorough investigation and punishment of the perpetrators.

MH17 Parents: 'We Live In A Hell Beyond Hell'

Posted 07.24.2014 | World

Anthony Maslin and Marite Norris, who lost their three children and Norris' father when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over eastern Ukrain...

This Bad Week in News: Are People Created Equal?

Courtney McKinney | Posted 09.20.2014 | Politics
Courtney McKinney

Whether a person is in "your" country legally or not, whether a person is living in occupied territory or settled land, whether a person is from Asia or from Europe -- people are people with no exceptions.

Brzezinski: Europe Risks Becoming A 'Satellite' Of Russia If It Doesn't Stand Up To Putin

The WorldPost | Nathan Gardels | Posted 07.20.2014 | World

Former US National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski came out swinging in an interview on CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS show on Sunday. He challenged ...

'The HIV/AIDS movement Has Truly Lost A Giant'

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 09.17.2014 | Gay Voices

SYDNEY (AP) — A prominent researcher, two activists and at least three others headed to an AIDS conference in Australia were on the Malaysian jetlin...

Rush Limbaugh Finds The Obama Conspiracy In The Malaysian Plane Crash

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 07.17.2014 | Media

Rush Limbaugh couldn't help himself on Thursday after news broke that a Malaysian Airlines jet had crashed in eastern Ukraine. The radio show host...

Malaysia Airlines Plane Shot Down Over Ukraine

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 07.17.2014 | World

A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard. The plane was on its way from Amsterdam to ...

TV News & Upworthy Are Transforming Us All Into Dumb, Ill-Informed, Simple-Minded Sheep

Michael Shammas | Posted 07.29.2014 | Media
Michael Shammas

For the first time in my life, I can confidently say that most news is not making us smarter -- it is making us dumber.

MH370 Raw Satellite Data Revealed

AP | EILEEN NG and CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 07.26.2014 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Malaysian government on Tuesday released 45 pages of raw satellite data it used to determine that the missing jetl...

We May Never Know

AP | By NICK PERRY and EILEEN NG | Posted 06.01.2014 | World

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Malaysia's prime minister on Thursday arrived at the Australian air force base serving as a hub for the search for Malaysia ...

Malaysian Credibility In Jet Hunt Challenged Again

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT and GILLIAN WONG | Posted 04.01.2014 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — It may mean little to investigators that the last words air traffic controllers heard from the lost jetliner were "Goo...

The Unspoken Malaysian Tragedy Of Flight MH370

Julian Tan | Posted 05.31.2014 | World
Julian Tan

Young Malaysians in particular, like myself, have intriguingly taken to the news of flight MH370 very strongly, connecting to it at an almost personal level (at least by indication on social media) irrespective of whether or not we knew any of the victims or their families.

Why Malaysia Airlines Texted (Yes, Texted) Families That There Are No Survivors

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 03.26.2014 | Technology

When Malaysia Airlines decided this morning that it would cease the search for survivors after new flight data proved flight MH370 crashed in the sout...

Objects Possibly Related To Search For Missing Plane Found

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU and SCOTT MCDONALD | Posted 05.19.2014 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Search planes flew out of Australia on Friday to scour rough seas in one of the remotest places on Earth for objects t...

Specter of Terrorism Rises from Missing MH 370

Philip Smucker | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics
Philip Smucker

Malaysian officials said Monday that police were investigating flight crew, cabin crew, a lone and independent jet engineer, and all passengers from Flight 370 for possible ties to what they now strongly suspect was a malicious takeover of the airplane controls.

Official: Pilots Suspected As Responsible For Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370

www.cnn.com | Posted 03.15.2014 | World

The U.S. intelligence community is leaning toward a theory that "those in the cockpit" -- the pilots of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 -- were deliberat...

REPORT: U.S. Believes Missing Plane Flew On For Hours

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 03.13.2014 | World

U.S. investigators suspect that Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 stayed in the air for about four hours past the time it reached its last confirmed locati...

Investigators Chase 'Every Angle' In Missing Jet

AP | JIM GOMEZ and THANAYARAT DOKSONE | Posted 03.12.2014 | World

PATTAYA, Thailand (AP) — Authorities questioned travel agents Monday at a beach resort in Thailand about two men who boarded the vanished Malaysia A...

Plane Carrying 239 People Loses Contact With Air Traffic Control

Posted 03.08.2014 | World

A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 239 people lost contact with air traffic control early Saturday morning (local time). Flight MH370 is a B777-200 a...

Would You Pay Extra For A Child-Free Flight?

Priyanka Kher | Posted 10.27.2012 | Travel
Priyanka Kher

What's wrong with people wanting to have a noise-free comfortable flight, especially if they're willing to cough out extra dough for that comfort? Airlines are only trying to look after their customers, right?