The United States is now conducting airstrikes against the Islamic State in Libya, claiming that the current Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) against al Qaeda also applies here.
- For the first time since Gallup started asking in 1984, viewers walked away from the Republican National Convention feeling less supportive of the party's candidate.
- Gawker founder Nick Denton has filed for personal bankruptcy in the aftermath of his (and the company's) loss in the Hulk Hogan sex tape lawsuit.
- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is supporting legislation to block the state's registered sex offenders from playing Pokemon Go because everything is a source of panic.
- A federal judge is hearing arguments today in a lawsuit attempting to block the implementation of North Carolina's new law that requires transgender people to use school and government building facilities that match the sex listed on their birth certificates.
- A top Jeb Bush adviser is leaving the GOP and is considering voting for Hillary Clinton.
Ohio University's Radical Students Could Have Ignored Kaitlin Bennett. Instead, They Threw Liquids At Her.
The mob strategy is morally and practically flawed.
American Heart Association Journal Finally Retracts Study Implying That E-Cigarettes Cause Heart Attacks Before People Use Them
The journal's editors recognized the problem before publication, but the authors failed to address it.
Critics say the long-running satiric cartoon has created "a generation of boys" who are smug and disengaged.
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Sex offender registries are cruel and unjust.