Despite Petition, Toys ‘R’ Us Won’t Pull ‘Breaking Bad’ Action Figures

Despite Petition, Toys ‘R’ Us Won’t Pull ‘Breaking Bad’ Action Figures

Toys 'R' Us has no plans to stop selling Breaking Bad figurines that some customers believe to be co ...

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Lewinsky Says She’s ‘Patient Zero’ For Cyberbullying

Lewinsky Says She’s ‘Patient Zero’ For Cyberbullying

Monica Lewinsky speaks out against cyber-bullying, drawing on her personal experience to inform her ...

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Partisans Segregate Themselves In Separate News Universes, Study Finds

Partisans Segregate Themselves In Separate News Universes, Study Finds

A Pew Research Center project has shown that conservatives and liberals revolve in their own separat ...

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Obama Votes Early In Chicago

Obama Votes Early In Chicago

Obama casts his ballot for the midterm elections two weeks ahead of time. ...

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Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

The acclaimed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died at his home in Kent, Connecticut on Monday. ...

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Hong Kong Officials, Democracy Protesters Hold First Talks

Hong Kong Officials, Democracy Protesters Hold First Talks

Hong Kong-- Hong Kong authorities and pro-democracy protesters Tuesday held their first talks aimed ...

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Another Ebola Challenge: Disposing Of Medical Waste

Medical authorities are thinking logistically about how to deal with Ebola and the medical waste it ...

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U.S. Dept Of Justice Reveals Plan To Investigate Baltimore Police Department

U.S. Dept Of Justice Reveals Plan To Investigate Baltimore Police Department

In an effort to curb police brutality in Balitmore, the U.S. Department of Justice plans to investig ...

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Police Question Suspect As Bodies Of Seven Women Found In Indiana

Police Question Suspect As Bodies Of Seven Women Found In Indiana

Police in Indiana may have a serial killer on their hands. ...

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Kerry In Southeast Asia Seeking Support Against IS Group

Kerry In Southeast Asia Seeking Support Against IS Group

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Indonesia on Monday to visit with President Joko Wido ...

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The Weatherman In Europe

The Weatherman In Europe

It's getting chilly in Europe. ...

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‘Fury’ Wins War At N. American Box Office

‘Fury’ Wins War At N. American Box Office

The new war movie 'Fury' beat out 'Gone Girl' to take first place at the box office this weekend. ...

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Study: IQ, Exposure To Violence Could Predict Which Kids Will Commit Murder

Study: IQ, Exposure To Violence Could Predict Which Kids Will Commit Murder

Scientists have found two factors that could help predict who is more likely to commit murder. ...

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WHO Declares Nigeria Ebola-Free In ‘Spectacular Success’

WHO Declares Nigeria Ebola-Free In ‘Spectacular Success’

After a 42-day period of no new, confirmed cases of Ebola in Nigeria, the World Health Organization ...

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Obama’s Decision To Aid Kobani Puts Him Squarely At Odds With Turkey’s Erdogan

Obama’s Decision To Aid Kobani Puts Him Squarely At Odds With Turkey’s Erdogan

President Obama clashes with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan about the extent of Turkey's mi ...

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Business Economists Report Solid But Slowing Growth In Third Quarter

Business Economists Report Solid But Slowing Growth In Third Quarter

Survey results released on Monday show that hiring and profit margins fell only slightly from the se ...

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Districts Drawn To Elect Minorities May Cost Democrats Control Of House

Districts Drawn To Elect Minorities May Cost Democrats Control Of House

Line-drawing of districts in the South has created what some are calling "political ghettos". ...

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Senate Race In North Carolina Could Be Nation’s Most Expensive Ever

Senate Race In North Carolina Could Be Nation’s Most Expensive Ever

You won't believe the outrageous amount of money that's been burned in the Tar Heel State. ...

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Nightmare

Nightmare

Is this Barack Obama's greatest fear? ...

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U.S. Chamber Election Spending At Odds With Immigration Push

U.S. Chamber Election Spending At Odds With Immigration Push

Want comprehensive immigration reform? Stop bankrolling the GOP. ...

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Grand Banks Oyster Bar Draws Diners To The Hudson River

Grand Banks Oyster Bar Draws Diners To The Hudson River

Don't miss this unique spot during your next trip to New York City. ...

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As Clean Water Act Ages, Washington State Groups Spar Over Its Meaning

As Clean Water Act Ages, Washington State Groups Spar Over Its Meaning

The Clean Water Act is more controversial than you might think. ...

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Obama Administration To Allow Thousands Of Haitians To Legally Enter U.S.

Obama Administration To Allow Thousands Of Haitians To Legally Enter U.S.

Learn more about this new immigration policy. ...

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Air Travel: A Ban Or Not?

Air Travel: A Ban Or Not?

Would a travel ban do more harm than good in fighting Ebola? ...

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A Strategic Shift On Ebola Care

A Strategic Shift On Ebola Care

Learn more about the next steps in preventing an outbreak. ...

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WHO Declares Ebola Over In Senegal

WHO Declares Ebola Over In Senegal

How the African nation could be a model for the U.S. ...

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‘Death With Dignity’ Law Is Least Slippery Slope

‘Death With Dignity’ Law Is Least Slippery Slope

Terminal illness does not come with simplistic guidelines. ...

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Here’s One Easy Way For Republicans To Reduce Government Dependency

Here’s One Easy Way For Republicans To Reduce Government Dependency

Too bad they'll never actually do it. ...

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Midterm Roundup: Hagan Hanging On In North Carolina

Midterm Roundup: Hagan Hanging On In North Carolina

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail. ...

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Obama’s Second-Term Slide Mostly About Us, Not Him

Obama’s Second-Term Slide Mostly About Us, Not Him

Why are President Obama's poll numbers really sliding? ...

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Feminist Fighters: Kurdish Women Battling ISIS In Kobani

Feminist Fighters: Kurdish Women Battling ISIS In Kobani

Courageous Kurdish women, answering the Islamic State's abuse of their gender wi ...

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Zombie Ideas Live On Even Though They’re Wrong

Zombie Ideas Live On Even Though They’re Wrong

Why do we keep listening to pundits who blow it over and over again? ...

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Do You Trust Your Government On Ebola?

Do You Trust Your Government On Ebola?

There's no need for panic -- but there is cause for concern. ...

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The Blue-Collar Imperative

The Blue-Collar Imperative

Can Democrats overcome the politics of resentment and save their Senate majority ...

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Despite Polls, GOP Still Quietly Opposes Marriage Equality

Despite Polls, GOP Still Quietly Opposes Marriage Equality

Republicans still oppose marriage equality -- they've just learned to keep quiet ...

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Weekend Reader: ‘The Republicans: A History of the Grand Old Party’

Weekend Reader: ‘The Republicans: A History of the Grand Old Party’

Don't miss this week's excerpt highlighting the history of our deranged politics ...

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Midterm Roundup: Willie Horton 2.0

Midterm Roundup: Willie Horton 2.0

Get all of the latest news from the campaign trail. ...

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Can Kobe Bryant Run A Union And Save The NBA?

Can Kobe Bryant Run A Union And Save The NBA?

Can the Black Mamba become an unlikely labor hero? ...

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Why Bush Rejected A Travel Ban In Avian Flu Pandemic

Why Bush Rejected A Travel Ban In Avian Flu Pandemic

Did Republicans attack the Bush administration for rejecting an avian flu travel ...

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Republicans Pave The Way To All-White Future

Republicans Pave The Way To All-White Future

The GOP's xenophobic wing has won. Now what? ...

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Ebola Politics: Let Obama — And Frieden — Do Their Jobs

Ebola Politics: Let Obama — And Frieden — Do Their Jobs

Now is not the time to distract the Pentagon and the CDC from the difficult task ...

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Book Review: ‘To Make Men Free’

Book Review: ‘To Make Men Free’

Find out the GOP abandoned moderation -- over and over again. ...

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This Week In Crazy: Atheists Ruined Columbus Day, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Atheists Ruined Columbus Day, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Ebola conspiracies, gay brainwashing, and so much more. ...

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Fracking For The Cure?

Fracking For The Cure?

Does this energy giant want to cure cancer -- or "pinkwash" its pollution? ...

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Midterm Roundup: Joni Ernst’s Flip-Flop-Flip

Midterm Roundup: Joni Ernst’s Flip-Flop-Flip

Get all of the latest news from the key campaigns. ...

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Chevron Swamps A Small Town With Campaign Money And Bogus News

Chevron Swamps A Small Town With Campaign Money And Bogus News

You won't believe how far Chevron will go to dominate Richmond politics. ...

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Poll: Minimum Wage Could Save Democrats In Tight Midterm Races

Poll: Minimum Wage Could Save Democrats In Tight Midterm Races

Could this be the Democrats' ace in the hole on election day? ...

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Endorse This: You Won’t Believe Why Rick Scott Refused To Debate His Opponent

Endorse This: You Won’t Believe Why Rick Scott Refused To Debate His Opponent

Don't miss one of the strangest moments in recent political history. ...

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Why Millennials Don’t Drive So Much

Why Millennials Don’t Drive So Much

Find out why young Americans are hanging up the car keys. ...

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Voter ID Laws Make The Poll Tax Look Good

Voter ID Laws Make The Poll Tax Look Good

The intent of these laws couldn't be clearer: Republicans want to stop minoritie ...

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When Government Was Good

When Government Was Good

Meet one of the Democratic Party's rising stars. ...

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Midterm Roundup: Scott Walker Might Be In Trouble

Midterm Roundup: Scott Walker Might Be In Trouble

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Uncompromising Congress A Threat To National Security

Uncompromising Congress A Threat To National Security

How Tea Party dysfunction is actively putting us in danger. ...

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The Scariest Thing About Political Fearmongers Is Themselves

The Scariest Thing About Political Fearmongers Is Themselves

Rick Perry is wrong about border security. Again. ...

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Chicken Little Media Keeps Reaching New Lows

Chicken Little Media Keeps Reaching New Lows

The world is scary enough without all of the disinformation. ...

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Midterm Roundup: Democrats Pull Out Of Kentucky

Midterm Roundup: Democrats Pull Out Of Kentucky

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