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ExxonMobil sued over climate cover-up

Beyond Opportunity: The Future of Americans With Disabilities

Trump says he may not accept result if Clinton wins, in reversal from debate

Philippine President Duterte tells police officers to ignore Human Rights groups because "... human rights is always the anti-thesis of government."

Lead contamination in LA housing project said to put 300 kids at risk

Congress expanding Mylan inquiry to determine if there was Medicaid fraud

Apple Tracks Your iMessage Contacts, May Share Them With Law Enforcement

Why Have Texas Prisons Banned Thousands of Books?

Hacked: Clinton's Musings on Sanders Fans, Nuclear Arms, Inhabiting the Center-Right

Texas Officially Withdraws From Refugee Resettlement Program

Donald Trump Definitely Wants to Be President ... Right?
If you were trying to run a losing campaign, wouldn't it look just like Trump's?

Man Who Filmed Eric Garner’s Death Will Go to Jail

A Subzero Winter Is Coming to Standing Rock -- Here's Their Plan

Florida mayors say state told them to keep Zika mosquito sites secret

In sad ritual, families of Mexico's missing persons line up to give DNA samples

Unprecedented Multipartisan Coalition Seeks Online Input for Next Presidential Debate

Here Is Donald Trump’s Newly Released Videotaped Deposition

Judge rejects attempt to stop internet oversight transfer
A federal judge ruled Friday that the transfer of internet domain systems oversight to an international governing body can move forward, overruling opposition from several state attorneys general and lawmakers.

Trump Foundation is no charity at all: New York AG says Trump lacks certification to collect funds

Why Bruce Springsteen’s Depression Revelation Matters

How Arms Sales Distort US Foreign Policy

Hurricane Matthew churns toward Jamaica, Haiti

DEA's Army of 18,000 Informants Pocketed $237 Million Over Five Years

Law enforcement officials across California will no longer be able to share in the proceeds of most cash and property seizures unless there is a criminal conviction resulting from the case, under a bill signed Thursday by Gov. Jerry Brown.

As Brazil’s New Ruler Admits Lie Behind Impeachment, US Press Closes Eyes

Chicago Renters Back "ROOTS" as Solution to Affordable Housing

Unions announce nationwide boycott of Trump hotels

No End to Syria’s Agony in Sight?

Republican Official: Don’t Raise The Minimum Wage, Because Workers Will Just Spend It On Heroin

Pro-Fracking Law Ruled Unconstitutional by Pennsylvania Supreme Court
-- Dan Zukowski of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Did Donald Trump Sleep Last Night?

Dahr Jamail | The Super-Rich Are Cruising the Arctic's New Passageway as the World Burns

Standing Firm at Standing Rock: Why the Struggle Is Bigger Than One Pipeline
For Indigenous people at the Standing Rock Sioux reservation, the fight to halt the Dakota Access pipeline is about reviving a way of life.

Trump Foundation lacks the certification required for charities that solicit money

Sexual assault on the pipeline

Florida Ballot Initiative Would Make Abortion, Birth Control Punishable by Death

Jacob Hall, South Carolina school shooting victim, on life support, family says

Claims of Saudi Role in 9/11 Appear Headed for Court

Today Is the Anniversary of a Dark Day in Abortion Rights History
Forty years later, the Hyde Amendment still won't go away. This Supreme Court case explains why.

Civil War in the Right-Wing Media, Set Off by Trump
Forced to choose sides, the outsize personalities of the conservative media have turned their megaphones on each other.

Peru Suffered Brutal Massacre, and Ex-President May Be to Blame

US will 'sharpen military edge' in Asia Pacific, says Pentagon chief
Defense secretary Ash Carter signals US intention to remain the dominant power in the region despite China’s rising might

Warm Pacific Ocean 'blob' facilitated vast toxic algae bloom

After Release of Arrest Video, Ramarley Graham's Family Files FOIL Request to Uncover Truth

El Cajon police say black man was holding vape smoking device in hand when officers fatally shot him

The silence of the lambs: Why sheepish GOP leaders have been conspicuously quiet since Donald Trump’s debate debacle

Saudi women push for full rights, demand end to guardianship system

Groups Sue Government Over Slaughter of Yellowstone Bison
-- Dan Zukowski of EcoWatch

Wells Fargo: Clawback of CEO John Stumpf's Pay Rocks Wall Street

Military-Style Raid Ends Native Prayer Against Dakota Pipeline

Across US, police officers abuse confidential databases

Progressive Groups Press Clinton to Speak Out Against Lame-Duck TPP Vote

Demonstrators Protest Fatal Police Shooting of a Black Man in El Cajon, Calif.

State of California Suspends Many Financial Ties With Wells Fargo

US presidential candidate Gary Johnson fails to name a foreign leader he admires

Video released of police fatally shooting unarmed Alfred Olango in San Diego

Citing Environmental Risks, Scientists Back Tribes in Dakota Access Fight

How the Left Can Circumvent the Rise of the Alt-Right

US drone strike kills 15 civilians in Afghanistan

Sacramento police tried to run over man before shooting him, recordings reveal

OSHA finds 20 'serious' violations at plant where worker died
OSHA said it is issuing preliminary fines totaling more than $173,000 for the South Boston plant where Brian Caron died from an ammonia leak.

50 Native Tribes Join Fight to Prevent Delisting of Yellowstone Grizzly Bears

As Funding Government Stalled, Fundraising for Congress Soared

Obama's Gift to Israel -- and Lockheed

Finance Is Ruining the US

Clinton Sees Post-Debate Bounce in State Polls

Where Local Governments Are Paying the Bills With Police Fines

US Court Protects 'School of the Assassins' Graduates

US Military Is Building a $100 Million Drone Base in Africa

US-Led Airstrikes Have Allegedly Killed Over 850 Syrian Civilians. So Where Is the Outrage?

Alabama chief justice suspended over same-sex marriage opposition

Where Is That Wasteful Government Spending?

Protesters March to Call for Close of Rikers Island

On Sunday, Hungarians will cast ballots in a national referendum on European Union quotas for accepting asylum seekers, with polls showing an overwhelming majority of likely voters poised to reject them.
Now, the nation is launching a massive recruitment drive for 3,000 “border hunters.”

Egyptian lawmaker says women should prove they are virgins to go to college

Trump’s bad week is a ‘nightmare’ for the GOP

Scammy, Bankrupt "USA Discounters" to Pay $96 Million for Targeting, Then Suing Armed Forces Customers

Lawmaker Who Pushed Bill to Protect People Filming Police Arrested for Filming Police

River Fight Boosts a Tribe's Long-Threatened Culture

Hacked Audio Reveals Hillary Clinton Sees Herself Occupying “Center-Left to Center-Right”

GOP Blocks Probes Into Trump-Russia Ties

We Are Not Alone: Listening to the 8.7 Million Other Animals Who Live on Earth

Eric Trump ‘Charity’ Spent $880K at Family-Owned Golf Resorts

Tracking the Kaepernick Effect: The anthem protests are spreading

Teen accused of stealing 65-cent carton of milk at middle school to face trial

India Strikes Pakistan: Why It's 'Very, Very Significant'

Confronting Contradictions on the Path to Revolution: A Review of "Demand the Impossible!"

Wells Fargo Doubles Down on Predatory Banking: Illegally Repossesses Cars of Military Members
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Federal judge blocks Illinois’ same-day voter registration program

A Growing Grassroots Movement in Mexico Is Resisting the US-Backed Drug War

Arizona paper faces death threats, subscription cancellations after Clinton endorsement

Congress Now Blaming Obama For Its Embarrassing Override Of His Veto

Wisconsin Is Systematically Failing to Provide the Photo IDs Required to Vote in November
New recordings from the DMV show how the state is continuing to disenfranchise black voters.

To die with dignity, he left the US

Philippines' Duterte likens himself to Hitler, wants to kill millions of drug users

GOP Blocks Probes Into Trump-Russia Ties

Pennsylvania mayor asked to resign for racist Facebook posts

Reykjavik Briefly Swaps Its City Lights for Northern Ones

The first debate was a defeat for Trump. Here’s why the second could be an outright massacre

Clinton Leads in Key Battlegrounds

"Wells Fargo Bank, a unit of Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N), has agreed to pay more than $4.1 million to resolve allegations it illegally repossessed cars owned by members of the U.S. military, the Justice Department said on Thursday."

The Rising German Right

NYPD sent undercover officers to Black Lives Matter protest, records reveal

Standing Firm at Standing Rock: Why the Struggle is Bigger Than One Pipeline

Maya Schenwar: A Virtual Visit to a Relative in Jail

Stephen Colbert on #SnifflingDonald: “He sounded like the coked-up best man in the bathroom at a wedding”

Michelle Obama goes off on Donald Trump

Obama: Why I won't say 'Islamic terrorism'

Reporter who quit on air to fight for cannabis legalization could face prison

Aleppo "slaughterhouse": 96 kids killed in 5 days, hospitals flattened, Syrian activists say