WAUCHULA, Fla. (AP) — A 33-year-old orangutan granted legal personhood by a judge in Argentina is settling into her new surroundings at the Center for Great Apes in central Florida. Patti...

Animals have no responsibility; how can they have rights?

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China is waging a hardline campaign against the Uighur ethnic minority, which has seen more than 1 million people detained in prison camps.

'Islamophobia.' Fake-News Yahoo LOVES that term. 'Fear of Islam.' Hint: It's not fear.

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The eastern German city of Dresden has declared a "Nazi emergency" as officials warned of a rise in far-right support and violence. The city is the birthplace of the Islamophobic Pegida movement, which holds weekly rallies here, while the anti-immigration Alternative fuer Deutschland (AfD)

"The city is the birthplace of the Islamophobic Pegida movement..." The movement isn't Islamophobic ('afraid of Islam'). They simply hate Islam, which in Europe, only makes sense.

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Yes. Please believe the polls that say Hillary will beat Trump. And run her!

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Like it or not, the only way to ensure that we retain this important check on government power is to never (ever) give its leaders a vehicle take it away.

"Yes, the First Amendment gives us the right to be “offensive” with our speech. " The Right keeps making this stupid mistake. The Bill of Rights GIVES us NOTHING. We have these rights by virtue of being human. Wake up, zombies.

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This is happening before public impeachment proceedings have officially begun.

This is a Drudge HEADLINE. WTF is wrong with them over there?

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When Bernie Sanders visited Canada’s national health care system on a fact-finding mission, he came away mightily impressed. “Somehow or another in Canada,” he said, “for a number of decades, they have provided quality care to all people without out-of-pocket expenses…And they do it for about 50 ...

There are very few things a federal government should do for its citizens, but keeping them healthy IS one of those few things.

The problem isn't 'single-payer,' the problem is the modality of our medical system that CAUSES costs to be so devastatingly high that it permits a single medical incident to bankrupt a family.

The system needs to change. It won't. Why? Because those who are getting their palms greased in the current system would have to agree to give up their power, and that is NOT going to happen. So until or unless the very way we think about and carry out our health care changes dramatically -- we can't afford to have single-payer, and we can't afford not to.

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A shocking video shows a man shoving a woman into a train at a Brooklyn subway station Wednesday night in what appeared to be an unprovoked attack.

As usual - no men around?

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AOC: We Must Have the Government Control Things, So We Can Be More Free

"AOC: We Must Have the Government Control Things, So We Can Be More Free" But she never said these words. AOC is bad enough without putting words in her mouth. This is how the right does fake news.

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SEATTLE -- Using a red-flag law, Seattle police seized a cache of military-style weapons from a self-proclaimed neo-Nazi that authorities say is the state leader of a small but dangerous extremist group.

"Washington state residents should sleep a little easier knowing they have a team empowered to" deprive our citizens of their rights of due process before stealing their property. And WTF are "military style weapons"? Are they illegal full-auto or not? TERRIBLE JOURNALISM.

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