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Lockdown Lifted After Savannah State University Shooting

Jade Walker | August 28, 2015 | College
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How To Disable Video Auto-Play On Twitter And Facebook

Dominique Mosbergen | August 28, 2015 | Technology
Many Twitter and Facebook users were outraged this week after being unwillingly exposed to footage of the murders of a TV reporter and a cameraman in Virginia. Due to recent changes on the social media sites, video clips of the killings automatically played in users' newsfeeds....

George Zimmerman Calls President Obama An 'Ignorant Baboon'

Ed Mazza | August 28, 2015 | Politics
George Zimmerman, the Florida man who shot and killed an unarmed black teen in 2012 but was acquitted of second-degree murder charges, took to social media this week to call President Barack Obama an "ignorant baboon."  Zimmerman made the comment in a series of tweets posted on...

Hawaii Supreme Court Hears Case Against Controversial Telescope

Chloe Fox | August 27, 2015 | Science
HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii's Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case involving building one of the world's largest telescopes on Mauna Kea. Opponents, who are against building the Thirty Meter Telescope on land that many Native Hawaiians consider sacred, are challenging a permit that would allow the telescope to...

Another Huge Sewage Spill, Another Beach Closure In Hawaii

Chloe Fox | August 27, 2015 | Weird News
HONOLULU (AP) - For the second time in a week a popular Hawaii beach was closed Thursday after sewage from a treatment plant was discharged into the ocean. A million gallons of treated but not yet disinfected wastewater was discharged from the East Honolulu Wastewater Treatment plant,...

A Group Of Chicago Residents Are Starving Themselves To Save A School

Rebecca Klein | August 27, 2015 | Black Voices
A group of Chicago residents finished the 11th day of a hunger strike Thursday in an attempt to move the Chicago School Board to make a decision over the fate of a local school, Dyett High School.  The group of 12 has been going without solid food since Aug. 17, even...

Activists Counter Federal Reserve Gathering With Push Against Interest Rate Hikes

Daniel Marans | August 27, 2015 | Politics
Progressive activists and economists who want the Federal Reserve to prioritize jobs and racial justice brought their case to the central bankers' summer meeting in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Thursday for two days of teach-ins and protests. The activists’ immediate goal is to prevent the Federal...

Democrats Confident Iran Deal Will Survive In Congress

Marina Fang | August 27, 2015 | Politics
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Study Can't Confirm Results Of Many Psychology Experiments

Benjamin Hart | August 27, 2015 | Healthy Living
A large group of researchers set out to repeat 100 experiments published by leading psychology journals to see how often they would get the same results. The answer: Less than half the time. That doesn't mean all those unconfirmed studies were wrong. But it's a stark reminder that a single...

Bruce Davis Eligible For Parole For Charles Manson Family Murders

Michael McLaughlin | August 27, 2015 | Crime
A California parole board on Thursday recommended parole for Bruce Davis, a Charles Manson disciple convicted of two murders in 1969.  The decision by a Board of Parole Hearings commissioner and deputy commissioner, however, is not final and actually means that Davis is only eligible for release. First, it gets...

How A Former Shy Girl Became A Confident Career Coach

Alice Bradley | August 27, 2015 | Healthy Living
Dear readers, Welcome! I’m a self-employed career and business coach who helps introverts clarify and thrive in their true livelihood so they can have the meaning and balance they crave. I love my work, and I can’t wait to start getting your questions for this career and business advice...

Judge Blocks Obama Administration's Rule On Waterways

Sam Levine | August 27, 2015 | Politics
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Ohio Mom Pleads Not Guilty To Killing 3 Young Son Out Of Jealousy

Michael McLaughlin | August 27, 2015 | Crime
Brittany Pilkington, right, listens as a judge sets a $1 million bond in the case in which Pilkington is accused of suffocating her three sons over 13 months, with her attorney, Marc Triplett, beside her, on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, in Bellefontaine, Ohio. (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh-Huggins) BELLEFONTAINE,

And The Most Offensive Odor Is ...

David Moye | August 27, 2015 | Weird News
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NASA: Sea Level Rise Likely To Get Much Worse

Benjamin Hart | August 27, 2015 | Green
Sea levels worldwide rose an average of nearly 3 inches (8 cm) since 1992, the result of warming waters and melting ice, a panel of NASA scientists said on Wednesday. In 2013, a United Nations panel predicted sea levels would rise from 1 to 3 feet (0.3...

HUFFPOST HILL - Eric Cantor To Emerge From Hamptons, Endorse A Guy

Arthur Delaney | August 27, 2015 | Politics
John Boehner called Ted Cruz a "jackass," marking the start of a monthslong drama that will one day be known as "The Jackass Government Shutdown." Donald Trump denied that he wears a toupee, even bowing his head so a woman could inspect the elaborate swooping combover that is actually much...

Fastest Man On Earth No Match For Out-Of-Control Segway

Maxwell Strachan | August 27, 2015 | Sports
Life comes at you fast, but Segways come at you faster. So learned Usain Bolt on Thursday just moments after winning the the 200 meters at the track and field World Championships in Beijing, China. What's that? You want an alternative angle?  Careful careful! #thoseareexpensivelegs #Beijing2015 pic.twitter.com/dQYtxew9CR— Kareem Streete-Thomp (@kaystreete) August 27, 2015 Pretty cool recovery, to be honest.    Also on...

Kim Kardashian Goes Topless For Sultry Magazine Cover Shoot

Julia Brucculieri | August 27, 2015 | Entertainment
She may not have always been comfortable posing in the nude, but these days, Kim Kardashian is confident in her birthday suit.  The 34-year-old took to Instagram Thursday afternoon to share a few new sultry photos from her September cover shoot with C magazine. In the...

15 Bridal Parties Who Totally Nailed The Ombré Dress Trend

Kelsey Borresen | August 27, 2015 | Weddings
There's nothing wrong with a uniform bridesmaid look -- all of the girls wearing the same dress in the same exact color.   But if you want something a bit more eye-catching, consider an ombré color scheme. Not sure what that means? Basically, you choose a color and then have...

Record 1 Billion People Used Facebook In A Single Day

Damon Beres | August 27, 2015 | Technology
It's Facebook's world, we're just living in it. Mark Zuckerberg, the iconic founder of the massive social network, announced in a status update Thursday that 1 billion people used Facebook on Monday. As he put it, one in seven people across the entire planet interacted with the...