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Survey: A Third of Iraq, Afghanistan Vets Have Considered Suicide

White House Taking Impeachment Seriously

Government Agents "Directly Involved' in Most High-Profile US Terror Plots

During Temporary Ceasefire, Gaza Residents Return To Destroyed Areas

Timeline: Koch Brothers' 50 Years in the Tar Sands

“I Want You to Live In My House”: How US Kids Are Welcoming the Central American Child Refugees

In Gaza, Pediatrics Wing Crowded With War Wounded

"U.S. and U.N. diplomats are working on a possible cease-fire plan in the Gaza Strip, where more than two weeks of intense fighting between Israeli forces and Hamas militants has sent the death toll soaring among Palestinian civilians."

The Bitter Truth Behind the Gospel of Productivity

Protest Against the School of the Americas Will Proceed Despite Denial of Permit

How dying fish populations affect the stability of all life

We’re Arresting Poor Mothers for Our Own Failures

Will an Ethics Scandal—and Jimmy Carter's Grandson—Bring Georgia's GOP Governor Down?

"An aggressive crackdown on undocumented immigrants is starting to backfire as a growing number of major cities are defying federal immigration policies."

Fast-food activists aim to turn up pressure at convention in Chicago

Michigan GOP Mayor Compares Atheists To Nazis, KKK

EPA Denies Texas’ Emergency Request to Use Dangerous Herbicide on 3 Million Cotton Field Acres

"In its official 2014 platform for Texas, the GOP has gone for the chimerical bucket list of the extreme right instead of trying out real solutions to address real problems."

Lawyers call for outside probe of 'bungled' Arizona execution

Armed robbery in Gaza - Israel, US, UK carve up the spoils of Palestine's stolen gas

US Only Country to Vote No on UN Resolution Against Killing Civilians in Gaza

The Rise of the American Taliban

Five immigration issues Central American leaders will raise with Obama

Why Are Native American Children Being Torn Away From Their Homes?

More Than 1,000 New York City Residents Claim to be Victims of Banned NYPD Chokeholds
The NYPD's use of chokeholds, like the one that recently killed Eric Garner, is increasing.

The Pay-for-Performance Myth
The relationship between company performance and CEO pay shows no correlation between the two.

Under Water: The EPA’s Struggle to Combat Pollution
Frustration and inaction color efforts to enforce the Clean Water Act.

At least 32 governors have weighed in on the border crisis. Here’s what each has said.

Border Sheriffs Perplexed by Rick Perry's Plan to Send 1,000 Troops to Stare at Mexico

Rich Urban Mom Addicts Get Sobriety Coaches; Poor Moms Get Jail
In America, addiction is judged through the lens of class.

US officials believe attack against Malaysian plane was mistake

“I was illegally terminated”: A working mom’s Walmart nightmare

Eleven Ways the 'Schedules that Work' Act Would Make the Lives of Working Families Better

“When does your decency kick in?” Police overreach and the Eric Garner difference
Another funeral for another unarmed black man taken down by NYPD. But here's how videotape may set this case apart.

Five Things That Have Changed Since the Federal Minimum Wage Was Last Increased

Anti-Choice Groups Seek to Stack State Courts

Panel approves Boehner lawsuit

Fruit recall affects Costco, Trader Joe's, Walmart, Kroger stores

Lawsuit Stunner: Half of Futures Trades in Chicago Are Illegal Wash Trades

States Against EPA Rule on Carbon Pollution Would Gain, Study Finds
The irony is that some of the states that have been the loudest in opposing E.P.A. climate regulations have the most to gain in terms of actual economic interest.

Criminalization of homosexual behavior in Pacific countries undermining HIV efforts

Price-gouging businesses cry ‘socialism’ after Kentucky drivers flock to city-run gas station

Central America's biggest nickel mine reopens amid violent clashes

Israel Swears in New President Amid Gaza War

Air Algerie says missing plane apparently crashed in Mali

Survey Shows Americans Lead the World in Climate Denial
Brandon Baker of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

US troops in Afghanistan sent waste to open burn pits, report finds

Hi-Tech Communication Brings Us the World Instantaneously, but It Hasn't Stopped War and Killing
Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Is This US Coal Giant Funding Violent Union Intimidation in Colombia?

Senator’s Thesis Turns Out to Be Remix of Others’ Works, Uncited

G.M. Expects to Pay More Than $400 Million to Victims of Faulty Ignition Switch

White House OKs Underwater Torture Chamber

Migrant workers forced to remain in Israeli fields as rockets fall

Halliburton Fracking Spill Mystery: What Chemicals Polluted an Ohio Waterway?
A recent accident highlights how state fracking laws protect corporate trade secrets over public safety.

A Letter From Doctor Mads Gilbert in Gaza

Texas gun nuts’ scary ritual: How hatred of a president turned profane
The "open carry" crew is now spouting right-wing conspiracy theories and waving guns in the worst place imaginable.

Georgia Pastor Turned Congressional Candidate Rises With America’s Militant Right
Jody Hice, a controversial pastor who just secured the GOP nomination for the 10th congressional district of Georgia, calls America's record on abortion "much worse than Hitler's six million Jews," among other gems.

In Gaza-Israel Coverage, New York Times Purveys Pro-War Propaganda, on Page One

The White House is expected to release a version of a classified report on torture during the Bush years.

Gaza crisis: Israeli strike on compound housing UN school kills at least 15

Henry A. Giroux | Killing Machines and the Madness of Militarism: From Gaza to Afghanistan

The Child Migrant Surge Is Slowing Down, but Probably Not for the Reason You Would Think...

Maryland shifts insurance policy to cover transition-related care of transgender employees

France: Air Algerie flight vanishes over N Mali

Court Strikes Down Some Federal Obamacare Subsidies

Existing home sales hit fastest pace since Oct.

Detroit Stops Water Shutoffs -- Temporarily: But This Is a PR Stunt. The Citizen Shutoffs Will Be Back, No Doubt About It, Alas.

The South's Child Well-Being Crisis

Koch Brothers’ New Racial Gambit: What’s Really Behind a Quiet Battle With AFSCME

Gazans Pull Bodies From Rubble During Brief Truce; Death Toll Tops 1,000

Congressman Beto O’Rourke: There is No Border Crisis

Israel Spokesperson Taunts Brazil Over World Cup Loss After Brazil Criticizes Gaza Attacks

Israeli Cabinet Rejects Kerry Ceasefire: Gaza Death Toll Rises Above 850 Men, Women and Children

Extremist Israeli Rabbi Says State Has Right to Destroy Gaza

Obama Finally Reads the Riot Act to Corporations Who Abandon the US to Save Taxes
Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Amazon is the Scariest Part of the CIA's New Cloud Storage

Another Casino Cancels Ted Nugent Concert, Citing Racist Remarks

Jewish Voice for Peace Rabbinical Council: " We deplore the Israeli government’s military crackdown in the West Bank that led to its lethal, military onslaught on the people of Gaza."

Paul Ryan’s Faux Populism Isn’t Going to End Poverty or Reduce Inequality

Washington Post's Tehran reporter and three other journalists arrested in Iran

Koch Brothers to Legally Fight Crackdown on Toxic Pet Coke Storage Pilings in Chicago

Congress May Be Headed For Another Government Funding Fight

Palestinians killed in West Bank Gaza solidarity march: 200 wounded

Child Migrants Have Been Coming to America Alone Since Ellis Island

Death Toll Passes 800 Palestinians in Gaza

US Weighs Giving Refugee Status to Youths in Honduras

Lest we forget: US shot down a civilian airliner, killing 290 people; then lied about it (and never apologized).

California highway patrolman pummels 51-year-old grandmother for no reason

Israel bans radio advert listing names of children killed in Gaza

Palestinians in Gaza Denounce Israel for Saying It Warns Civilians Before Strikes

This Christian Right-Winger Wants to End the US Space Program Because the Aliens Are All Going to Hell Anyway
According to Ken Ham, spending money on finding extraterrestrial life is a deliberate rebuke of God.

Are Patient Privacy Laws Being Misused to Protect Medical Centers?
A 1996 law known as HIPAA has been cited to scold a mom taking a picture of her son in a hospital, to keep information away from police investigating a possible rape at a nursing home, and to threaten VA whistleblowers.

Jeremy Scahill on US Media Coverage of Israel-Gaza Conflict: "We've Hit All-Time Lows" (VIDEO)

The Scientific Case for Decriminalizing Sex Work

The Most Harrowing, Heart-Breaking Dispatches from Palestinians in Gaza

Journalists and Anti-Vax Campaigners Could Be Considered Terrorists Under UK Law

Minuteman co-founder announces grand vision for new border patrols in 2015
Jim Gilchrist hopes to capitalize on the mounting right-wing outrage over Central American refugee children.

Fear-mongering and the real Middle East scandal
A new counterterrorism report warns of all kinds of global doom. But there's something particularly odd about that.

The Stories of Women, Children Stopped by US-Trained Honduran Military While Fleeing Violence

Is There Any Scientific Study – Not Sponsored By Industry – That Asserts Fracking Is Safe?

Anti-Choice Protests Target New Orleans Clinics, Homes, Churches

How to Put Food on the Table for 10 Billion People on a Warming Planet

Dead Is Dead: Drone-Killing the Fifth Amendment

Foreign Correspondents in Israel Complain of Intimidation

Pennsylvania Fracking Regulators 'Woefully' Unprepared, Says State Audit

EPA Denies Texas’ Emergency Request to Use Dangerous Herbicide on 3 Million Cotton Field Acres

Not Just the Atlantic: Obama Leasing Millions of Gulf Acres for Offshore Drilling

'New Gold Rush' for Riches Takes Aim at Deep Ocean
Intergovernmental body gives OK to seven new exploratory permits to hunt for deep sea minerals.

Minnesota man guns down teen girl after she asks him to stop riding lawnmower in her yard

The Inspiring Work Being Done to Show What Jesus Would Do at the Border

NYPD cops use illegal chokehold on suspected subway farebeater (VIDEO)

Jim Hightower: Can a $7 Billion Penalty Be a Good Deal?
Jim Hightower on BuzzFlash at Truthout

India’s Uranium Boss Says Deformed Children May Be 'Imported'

Detroit Water Shut-Offs Are on Hold, but for How Long?

When Extremism Goes Mainstream
Just how far out is the Republican fringe?

Senator Manchin: What My Daughter Did Should Be Illegal
West Virginia senator vows to support legislation that would stop CEOs like his daughter from renouncing firms' US citizenship.

Paul Krugman | Were Homes Really Built Better in the Past?

Ukraine Coalition Government Collapses as 2 Parties Quit

Iran Nuclear Threat: Fact or Fiction?

Study: Military a refuge for those exposed to childhood abuse

From burning at the stake to lethal injection, how America keeps reinventing capital punishment

European court says CIA ran secret jail in a Polish forest

Military Commissions: Deferring the Inevitable at Guantanamo

GM issues another recall, 60th so far this year
Latest recall covers more than 717,000 vehicles, bringing total number of affected vehicles to 29.7 million.

States That Slashed Their Prison Populations Have Seen Disproportionate Drops in Crime, Too

Morocco: Crossroads in the Conflict Between Future Paths

This Town Is Using the Ocean to Provide Heat to Low-Income Residents

Prof. William I. Robinson: Global Capitalism Is in the Midst of Its Most Severe Crisis

Jobless Claims in US Unexpectedly Drop to Eight-Year Low

US judge strikes down Colorado's gay marriage ban, stays ruling

Car Loans Could Be the Next Subprime Crisis.

Reuters: "Using its own version of "soft" and "hard" power, the Islamic State is crushing resistance across northern Iraq so successfully that its promise to march on Baghdad may no longer be unrealistic bravado."

Thousands of Palestinian Businesses on West Bank and in Israel Strike Against Killings in Gaza