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Glenn Beck Rally at Lincoln Memorial Sparks Controversy

So Glenn Beck has decided to do it again. It so happens that after his various foot-in-the-mouth comments, Glenn Beck has done a comeback by announcing to hold a so called “Restoring the Honor” rally on the steps of Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC. Yes, you have guessed it right. The exact date...

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Nuclear Summit Begins in Washington, DC

The Nuclear Summit begins in Washinton, DC on Monday, April 12, 2010. Forty seven nations' leaders will convene at the Summit to discuss Nuclear Security in the wake of President Obama's latest plan. The focus of the Summit will be to formalize plans to keep nuclear weapons from terrorists. The...

North Korea Bombs South Korea's Yeonpyong Island Over Border Dispute

North Korea Bombs South Korea's Yeonpyong Island Over Border Dispute

A maritime border dispute between North and South Korea led to a bombing on Yeonpyeong Island on Tuesday. The hour long "rain of shells" caused at least two casualties, massive damages to buildings, and terror among South Korean civilians. The incident was condemned by U.S. officials in Washington...

CIA Creates Wikileaks Task Force

CIA Creates Wikileaks Task Force

In light of the recent release of 250,000 U.S. cables by the whistleblowing website Wikileaks, the CIA has created a Wikileaks Task Force, dubbed W.T.F., to track the impact of the cables. The Washington Post was first to report that "Officially, the panel is called the Wikileaks Task Force. But...

42.0 Milestones in the History of Marijuana

42.0 Milestones in the History of Marijuana

People around the world have been smoking marijuana for thousands of years while also using the hemp plant for everything from fabric and rope to ethanol fuel. Unfortunately, somewhere along the way, a man with a bit of power and enough determination decided pot was wicked, evil and narcotic. He...

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Kornheiser Suspended for on Air Comments

Tony Kornheiser has been suspended for on air comments directed at CBS's Hannah Storm. Kornheiser hosts ESPN's "Pardon the Interruption." Last Friday, Kornheiser exchanged his sports commenting for fashion comments involving an on air criticism of Storm's attire. Kornheiser rendered Storm's...

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Obama Trying to Push Healthcare Reforms Even as He Is Attacked by RNC Chairman Michael Steel

U.S. President Barack Obama and his government remain upbeat on the healthcare reforms even as the government struggled to pass the various bills in the Congress which could revamp the $2.5 trillion healthcare industry. The White House is optimistic and said that it expects both the houses to pass...

10 Most Radioactive Places on Earth

10 Most Radioactive Places on Earth

Intro: While the 2011 earthquake and the worries about Fukushima have brought the threat of radioactivity back into the public consciousness, many people still do not realize that radioactive contamination is a worldwide danger. Radionuclides are in the top six toxic threats as listed in the 2010...

Tap Water in 31 U.S. Cities Contains Carcinogen Hexavalent Chromium

Tap Water in 31 U.S. Cities Contains Carcinogen Hexavalent Chromium

A probable carcinogen Hexavalent Chromium, a probable carcinogen, has been detected in the drinking water of 31 cities within the United States. The Environmental Working Group sampled and analyzed drinking water across the nation. The group determined the same substance made famous by the film...

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University of Maryland University College Online

The University of Maryland University College (UMUC) was founded in 1947. It is one of eleven accredited, degree-granting institutions of the the University System of Maryland. The main campus is located in Adelphi, Maryland but the has satellite campuses in Washington DC, the Metropolitan area,...