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Guns vs. Misogyny vs. Mental Illness: A False Choice

Briallen Hopper | Posted 08.03.2014 | Politics
Briallen Hopper

In the wake of last week's massacre at UCSB, people have been arguing about what the tragedy was "really" about. The "#YesAllWomen" campaign blames mi...

David Lohr

The 10 Most Notorious Criminals In American History

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 09.12.2013 | Crime

Violence and crime stain the pages of U.S. history, and sadly, they're all but certain to be part of our future. Still, the criminal mind fascinate...

Reclusive Death Penalty Lawyer Opens Up

AP | LINDA DEUTSCH | Posted 04.27.2013 | Politics

LOS ANGELES -- Judy Clarke is in the business of cheating death, but she rarely talks about it. Clarke, one of the nation's top lawyers and defender ...

This Just In... To CNN...

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

It is not only pointless but can actually be counter-productive to wildly speculate on who is responsible for the terrorist attack on the Boston Marathon. Domestic, foreign, religious, secular, or just purely insane: we really have no idea why this attack happened right now.

Crimes, Criminals, and the Insanity Defense

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 05.29.2013 | Crime
Mark Rubinstein

At the heart of the NGRI defense is the claim the defendant either lacked the capacity to know right from wrong (was brain-damaged, intellectually impaired) or had a mental disorder when the crime was committed, causing an inability to act within the law's requirements.

Has Climate Denial Reached the Turning Point?

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 08.07.2012 | Business
Carol Pierson Holding

I would argue that Heartland's billboard was more than just a matter of living in a bubble: climate deniers are at a turning point. The oil industry and petroleum supporters are backed into a corner on the issue of climate change.

Harvard's Experiment on the Unabomber, Class of '62

Jonathan D. Moreno | Posted 07.25.2012 | Home
Jonathan D. Moreno

The news that Ted Kaczynski was included in the 50th anniversary alumni directory has roiled the class reunion. Better known via his nom de plume (or ...

Unabomber Lists '8 Life Sentences' As Awards In Alumni Profile

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.24.2012 | College

Ted Kaczynski, better known as the Unabomber, wanted to make sure his fellow Harvard University alumni knew what he has been up to. In an alumni re...

Horror Fans Help Scream Queen Jewel Shepard Battle Breast Cancer

Lisa Derrick | Posted 12.21.2011 | Los Angeles
Lisa Derrick

Scream queen Jewel Shepard, best known for her roles in the 1985 classic Return of the Living Dead and the goofy Party Camp is battling invasive breast cancer.

Court-Ordered Auction Nets Cash For Unabomber Victims

AP | Posted 10.09.2011 | Crime

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A federal judge in Sacramento has approved the payment of $232,000 to the victims and survivors of Theodore Kaczynski, a sum rai...

FBI Want Unabomber's DNA In Puzzling Poison Case

AP | KAREN HAWKINS | Posted 07.19.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The FBI has requested a DNA sample from "Unabomber" Ted Kaczynski as part of its investigation into the 1982 deaths of seven Chicago-area p...

Unabomber's Montana Land For Sale: 'Very Secluded'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LINCOLN, Mont. — A 1.4-acre parcel of land in western Montana that was once owned by Unabomber Ted Kaczynski is on the market for $69,500. The ...

Wikileaks Showdown: The Elusive Digital Anarchist vs. The Godmother of 21st Century Statecraft

Andrew Rosen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Andrew Rosen

Neither party, much less anyone, can lay claim to the future of diplomacy in cyberspace without first understanding the incentives of citizens to engage in their respective country's foreign policy in cyberspace.

Cairo to Fort Hood: Broader Engagement at Home and Abroad

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Qanta Ahmed, MD

Mass murders have become a depressingly familiar punctuation in the rhythm of modern day American despair.

Message from a Bomber

Michael Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Kaplan

Ted Kaczynski will spend the rest of his life in the supermax prison in Florence, Colorado. Some admirers have cast him as an eco-anarchist, fighting to protect nature. This seems a romantic fiction.

World's Dumbest Talking Point on Gitmo Gets Traction

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

The minute Ted Kaczynski makes a run for it out of the Supermax in Colorado is the minute I'll agree that it's unsafe to bring the Gitmo detainees to the US.

Pennsylvania Avenue: Take 2

Mary Lou Song | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mary Lou Song

I almost had to remind myself to breathe inside the Newseum. There was Patty Hearst's gun and jacket. Donald Brasco's watch and Amex Card. A press pass to Timothy McVeigh's execution.

Local Pride and Supermax

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

The list of prisoners who have been or are presently at Supermax is quite distinguished as prison rosters go; it includes Ted Kaczynski, the "Unabomber," and Richard Reid, the "shoe bomber."

Palin Offers Thankfulnesses

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

Sarah's first thankfulness was "I'm thankful for this turkey, and also too for the metal funnel thingy that cut the turkey's head clean off while it was flapping its wings trying to get out and all. That was fun."