Day: August 10, 2017

Peru is such a fascinating place…

Peru is such a fascinating place… Source

Go inside Putin’s Russia with PBS NewsHour’s Nick Schifrin.WATCH LIVE: Tonight, we begin a weeklong look inside Vladimir Putin’s Russia, including the…

Go inside Putin’s Russia with PBS NewsHour’s Nick Schifrin.WATCH LIVE: Tonight, we begin a weeklong look inside Vladimir Putin’s Russia, including the Kremlin’s relationship with the U.S., use of propaganda and the Islamist insurgency in Dagestan. Special correspondent Nick Schifrin joins P.J. Tobia to take your questions – leave them in the comments below. Source

PBS NewsHour is LIVE: Watch the first in a series of special reports from “Inside Putin’s Russia.”WATCH LIVE: Special correspondent Nick Schifrin expl…

Watch: Watch the first in a series of special reports from “Inside Putin’s Russia.”WATCH LIVE: Special correspondent Nick Schifrin explores what’s behind a new Russian identity in part 1 of our weeklong series of reports from “Inside Putin’s Russia.” Source

Would you try any of these INSANE ancient sports?

Would you try any of these INSANE ancient sports? Source

DISTURBING Audio LEAKED Of Z-Ro’s ALLEGED BEATING Of JUST BRITTANY!

Last month, Houston rapper Z-Ro was arrested on felony charges of aggravated assault for allegedly beating his ex-girlfriend Just Brittany back in April. Brittany reportedly recorded 21 minutes of the beating, which she said lasted for two hours. Several gossip blogs, including the Shade Room, have posted the chilling audio that is alleged to be […]

PBS NewsHour is LIVE: Part 2 “Inside Putin’s Russia” looks at the information — and disinformation — from both inside the Kremlin and outside.WATCH …

Watch: Part 2 “Inside Putin’s Russia” looks at the information — and disinformation — from both inside the Kremlin and outside.WATCH LIVE: Part 2 of Nick Schifrin’s series, “Inside Putin’s Russia,” looks at the information — and disinformation — campaign waged by the Kremlin both inside Russia and at its perceived enemies. Source

Watch the confirmation hearing for President Trump’s nominee to lead the FBI, live from PBS NewsHour.WATCH LIVE: Christopher Wray, President Trump’s n…

Watch the confirmation hearing for President Trump’s nominee to lead the FBI, live from PBS NewsHour.WATCH LIVE: Christopher Wray, President Trump’s nominee to lead the FBI, goes before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing. Source

Part 3 of PBS NewsHour’s “Inside Putin’s Russia” looks at a new a brand of ISIS fighter known as the exported extremist.WATCH LIVE: In part 3 of our s…

Part 3 of PBS NewsHour’s “Inside Putin’s Russia” looks at a new a brand of ISIS fighter known as the exported extremist.WATCH LIVE: In part 3 of our series “Inside Putin’s Russia,” Nick Schifrin talks to a different brand of ISIS fighter: The exported extremist. Source

First Ever Egg Factory Farm Drone Exposé Reveals the Horrific Reality for Millions of Hens

iStock/ko_orn A new video released by animal rights group Mercy for Animals compiles the first publicly-released drone footage of several sprawling factory farms housing tens of thousands of egg-laying birds each. The drones took footage from undisclosed farms in Nebraska and Kansas earlier this year and in Oklahoma in late 2016. The footage comes even […]

PBS NewsHour is live now with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.WATCH LIVE: Attorney General Jeff Sessi…

PBS NewsHour is live now with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.WATCH LIVE: Attorney General Jeff Sessions and HHS Secretary Tom Price announce actions to cut down health care fraud Source

A Sad 1st in America: Heroin Overdoses Outpace Gun Homicides

In a report published December 8, 2016, the CDC said that in 2015, heroin deaths spiked by more than 2,000 cases since 2014, resulting in a sad milestone: There were more heroin-related deaths that year than gun homicides. As recently as 2007, gun homicides outnumbered heroin deaths by more than 5 to 1. [1] Source: The […]

Artificial Sweetener Use Among Kids Rose 200% in Less than 15 Years

Artificial sweetener use increased 200% among children and 54% among children from 1999 to 2012. Health experts are especially concerned about the spike in use among kids because the scientific community still doesn’t know the full health repercussions of long-term, low-cal sweetener use. [1] According to the study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition […]

THURSDAY, APRIL 4TH 1968 EVENING NEWS!

Just after 6 p.m. on April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. is fatally shot while standing on the balcony outside his second-story room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. The civil rights leader was in Memphis to support a sanitation workers’ strike and was on his way to dinner when a bullet struck […]

Watch President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron’s joint news conference, live from PBS NewsHour.WATCH LIVE: President Donald Trump a…

Watch President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron’s joint news conference, live from PBS NewsHour.WATCH LIVE: President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron hold a joint news conference in Paris. Source

Study: Sustainably-Sourced Goods are KEY for Protecting Endangered Species'

Have you ever teared up at a news story about giraffes heading towards extinction? Perhaps you symbolically adopted an elephant to save it from poaching. Your heart is in the right place. But a study released earlier this year highlights the very real damage human consumption does to threatened species and the environment. The couch you’re sitting […]

PBS NewsHour is LIVE: In Part 4 of “Inside Putin’s Russia,” Nick Schifrin talks to prominent Russians thought to have been targeted by the Kremlin.In …

Watch: In Part 4 of “Inside Putin’s Russia,” Nick Schifrin talks to prominent Russians thought to have been targeted by the Kremlin.In the last 3 years, 38 prominent Russians have been the victims of unsolved murders or suspicious deaths in Putin’s Russia. Journalists, the LGBT communities, democratic activists, lawyers, politicians — all blacklisted by the […]

PBS NewsHour is LIVE answering your questions about Lyme disease.Tick season is upon us, with scientists reporting a surge in the population of the Ly…

PBS NewsHour is LIVE answering your questions about Lyme disease.Tick season is upon us, with scientists reporting a surge in the population of the Lyme disease-carrying bugs. Should you be worried? John Aucott, director of the John Hopkins Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center, joins us to take your questions. Leave them in the comments below. […]

PBS NewsHour is LIVE: “Inside Putin’s Russia” asks what’s at stake in the U.S.- Russia relationship.WATCH LIVE: Election hacking, clandestine meetings…

Watch: “Inside Putin’s Russia” asks what’s at stake in the U.S.- Russia relationship.WATCH LIVE: Election hacking, clandestine meetings, rogue jets — since the Cold War, the U.S. has accused Russia of undermining American political integrity. But in Russia, it’s the U.S. that has proven itself the adversary. Tonight in our series “Inside Putin’s Russia,” Nick […]