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An Introduction to Leave No Trace (VIDEO)

January 23, 2018 - We are the member-driven Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics that teaches people of all ages how to enjoy...

LA Coroner determines Tom Petty’s death to be accidental overdose

January 19, 2018 - The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner conducted an examination on the body of Thomas Earl Petty, age 66,...

Gay Indian prince throws open palace doors to vulnerable LGBT people

MUMBAI, Jan 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The only openly gay prince in India - where same sex relations are illegal - is throwing...

Bad Lip Reading: Trump Anthem: A Bad Lip Reading

Jan. 9, 2018 - Listen in on Trump's live mic during the National Anthem... Follow on Twitter! http://twitter.com/badlipreading Follow on Instagram: @badlipreading Like on...

In response to Trump’s fake news awards, CPJ announces Press Oppressors awards

January 8, 2018 - Amid the public discourse of fake news and President Trump's announcement via Twitter about his planned "fake news" awards ceremony, CPJ is...

Save the Redwoods League to Provide Free Day-Use Admission to Visitors at Redwood State...

Editor's note on January 10, 2018 - Passes for the first Second Saturday have sold out. Passes for the next free Second Saturday (Feb....

Black Lives Matter Memoir Reveals the Human Cost of America’s Drug War & Police...

Jan. 4, 2018 - From one of the co-founders of Black Lives Matter, Patrisse Khan-Cullors, who helped turn a hashtag into global movement, comes...

Restasis: Why US consumers paid billions for drug deemed ineffective in other countries

Jan. 4, 2018 - Why are Americans, both as patients and taxpayers, paying billions of dollars for a drug whose efficacy is so questionable...

The New Year Brings Better Quality Lighting Choices to California

SACRAMENTO, January 2, 2018 - Giving consumers the choice of better quality light bulbs, three new energy efficiency standards go into effect January 1,...

“Christmas Is Here!” — A Bad Lip Reading of Donald Trump (VIDEO)

Dec. 27, 2017 - Season's Greetings from the Trumps... Follow on Twitter! http://twitter.com/badlipreading Follow on Instagram: @badlipreading Like on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/badlipreading https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nranUeNkXpM

The White House Turns Its Back on America’s Birds

WASHINGTON, Dec. 22, 2017—“Christmas came early for bird killers. By acting to end industries’ responsibility to avoid millions of gruesome bird deaths per year,...

Where It’s Christmas Every Day

December 26, 2017 - According to popular lore, Santa Claus lives at the North Pole. However, there are a few other locations that the trackers atNorth American...

CA State Archives Releases Nearly 3,000 Newly Digitized Photos of Early 20th Century Life...

SACRAMENTO, Dec. 19, 2017 – The California State Archives has completed one of its largest digitization projects ever. The collection features nearly 3,000 photographs...

Think Twice Before Giving Pets as Holiday Gift

Dec. 13, 2017 - Anyone considering a household pet as a gift this holiday season should take the time to carefully think the decision...

Welcome to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Class of 2018!

December 13, 2017 - The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is proud to announce that 5 artists from the ballot are included in the Performer...

Hubble’s Celestial Snow Globe (video)

December 12, 2017 - It's beginning to look a lot like the holiday season in this NASA Hubble Space Telescope image of a blizzard...

Why do some people hate cilantro? (video)

WASHINGTON, Dec. 12, 2017 — Cilantro is a popular seasoning, adding flavor to tacos and noodle dishes across the globe. But to some people,...

High Cognitive Ability Not a Safeguard From Conspiracies, Paranormal Beliefs

December 8, 2017 - The moon landing and global warming are hoaxes. The U.S. government had advance knowledge of the 9/11 attacks. A UFO...

Holiday Science: Johns Hopkins Scientists Explain Rudolph, Grinch, Scrooge (Video)

December 6, 2017 - A reindeer with a red glowing nose. A heart, two sizes two small, that suddenly grows three sizes. A trip to the...

Need to Impeach Releases New Television Ad as Petition Exceeds Three Million Signatures

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 5, 2017 - Today, the Need To Impeach effort announced the airing of a new television ad titled “Raise Your Voice.”...