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Members of the Ugandan gay community at the funeral of a murdered activist, David Kato, in 2011. Photo by MARC HOFER/AFP/Getty Images According to a recent United Nations report, it may be possible to control the AIDS epidemic by as early as 2030,...
Mitch Tyner, attorney for the Chris McDaniel campaign, said there was enough evidence of voting irregularities to support a legal challenge against the McDaniel’s runoff election loss to six-term incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran. Tyner said to...
Former Panamanian dictator and convicted drug-trafficker Manuel Noriega is suing the makers of “Call of Duty” for harming his reputation. Noriega, 80, is seeking damages from the California video game publisher Activision for portraying him as, “a...
Israeli soldiers stand near the southern Israeli border with the Gaza Strip. Israeli air strikes in Gaza killed four children today, medics said, after a humanitarian lull in a 10-day conflict. Photo by Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images Rocket fire and...
Supporters of a Missouri “right to farm” ballot measure say that it will ensure farm families’ way of life, but opponents say that the bill is a smokescreen for large corporations that engage in large-scale farming and animal-...
Field-based research is a core component of study for earth disciplines at the university level. It requires living away from home or campus, often in a remote or foreign area. A study released Wednesday raises unsettling questions about the safety...