Cardinals Hacking Puts Baseball Further Behind The Curve

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Why on earth would the Cardinals hack the Astros? Adam Crawford isn’t quite sure, but he knows it’s set baseball further from its goal.

FIFA Is Dead. Long Live Football!

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Will Ooi gets you caught up on all the happenings with the FIFA take-down and what it means for the sport.

Your Country or Your Family – Could you choose?

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Fighting corruption at the FBI

When Rape is Sanctioned as Torture

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Ask yourself what rape really is, and whether or not it is ever OK.

Are Drones More than Killing and Surveillance Machines?

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How do we benefit from drones without giving up our privacy, civil rights and humanity in the process?

1996: Guyhood … the Early Years (Part 1)

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While you chewed your Betty Rubble vitamin, what else happened in 1996?

Pimp My Daughter…For The Super Bowl

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“We came up here to work and make money with a pimp,” said the mother who brought her 15-year-old daughter from Florida to NYC.

“Using the word “freedom” is always much less controversial in America that using the word “equality.”

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Three Martin Luther King Quotes You Probably Won’t Hear Today

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The truths he spoke as a living man don’t necessarily match the narrative that’s been fitted onto him as a dead icon.

Dressing Like a Clown Doesn’t Make You a Gangster

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The FBI says you’re looking at gang members. I say that’s insane clown talk.

Grooming – How Sexual Predators Get Into Our Lives

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David Pittman shares methods to keep our children safer by helping identify sexual predators.

Supreme Court Rules DNA Can Be Taken From Arrestees Without a Warrant

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On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled it was legal for a DNA swab to be taken from anyone arrested for a serious crime.

HuffPost Live: Decapitating Extremism (VIDEO)

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Mike Sacks discusses the attack in Woolwich, London, and extremism with a panel of experts on Islam and the Quran.

My Dinner with Fellow Bomb Victim Survivors

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Lisa Hickey, at a dinner for victims injured in the Boston Marathon bombings, realized once again the importance of the stories we tell.

Mississippi Supreme Court Denies Death Row Inmate DNA Testing of Evidence

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According to Andrew Cohen of the Atlantic, “the specters of racial bias, a faulty confession and untested scientific evidence have haunted this case.”

Signs That Your Workplace Has Been Invaded By Aliens

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You Can’t Take the Sky From Me