H.R. 4038 was rushed to a vote less than two days after introduction, and was sold as a measured response to the Paris attacks. It wasn't.
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Charging the cop who killed Laquan McDonald with murder is only the first step to addressing Chicago's public failures surrounding that 2014 shooting.
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According to a recently published paper, fracking companies have gotten worse about disclosing the kinds of chemicals they are using.
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Rewriting a foreign film in order to cast the American villain as Muslim is a disappointing move.
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Native American tribes were once the most agriculturally prosperous people in the U.S. But a lot has changed.
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"Scientists should not be subjected to fraud investigations or harassment simply for providing scientific results that some may see as politically controversial."
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It's a major change in tone for the governor.
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The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) reports 2015 will is setting several worrisome climate records due to manmade carbon pollution:
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"[Trump] appeals to the most racist and xenophobic instincts of white America," the man's lawyer told ThinkProgress.
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Eddie Redmayne's new film about the first trans woman to undergo surgery could educate viewers and open doors for trans actors and filmmakers.
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"This action by Gov. Abbott does present unprecedented challenges."
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No refugee has ever tried to commit a terrorist attack on American soil.
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What happened when the video of Laquan McDonald's shooting was released.
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“It’s a very remarkable finding, actually."
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"You hate the holidays... It's a time to be dreaded."
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Twenty-one children are taking the federal government to court over its inaction on climate change.
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It took 400 days and an expensive legal battle to make the video public.
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When it comes to Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns, it's interesting what was considered a "private matter."
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The company says the leak could take months to fix.
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