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Does Exercise Change Your Brain?

well.blogs.nytimes.com - At the age of 93, Olga Kotelko — one of the most successful and acclaimed nonagenarian track-and-field athletes in history — traveled to the University of Illinois to let scientists study her brain...

Where Kim Davis’ Hypocritical, Anti-Gay Theology Comes From

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thinkprogress.org - On Monday, a same-sex couple entered the county clerk’s office of Rowan County, Kentucky to ask for a marriage license. Kim Davis, the local county clerk, refused, openly defying the recent U.S. Su...

US Special Forces May Have Gone On a Murder Spree in Afghanistan—Did the Army Cover It Up?

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thenation.com - The US military has re-opened a criminal investigation into some of the most serious accusations of war crimes against US forces in Afghanistan since 2001. As the New York Times reported last week,...

Fossil Fuel Company Executives Make A Lot Of Money Off Of Ruining The Climate

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thinkprogress.org - Could the global warming crisis be solved if fossil fuel executives were just paid less? Well, sort of. A new study points out that not only do executives of the 30 largest fossil fuel companies ma...

Turkey: Beaten, Threatened With Death by Police

hrw.org - (Istanbul)  – Turkish police have engaged in severe ill-treatment and abuse of detainees while responding to perceived security threats in the southeastern part of the country, Human Rights Watch s...

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