5 elephants slain in Kenya as world mourned Cecil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) NAIROBI — While the world mourned Cecil, the 13-year-old lion that was allegedly shot by an American hunter in Zimbabwe, an even more devastating poaching incident more…

N.Y. county fair happy to fly Confederate flag

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Watershed Post) A county fair board in upstate New York has decided not just to permit its vendors and exhibitors to display the Confederate battle flag, but essentially more…

The Dead Sea is shrinking!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Roads, caravans and power lines are being swallowed up by giant sinkholes appearing at a rapid rate because the Dead Sea is shrinking from Israeli more…

Wheaton College ends all student health insurance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ThinkProgress) In a dramatic stand against Obamacare's birth control coverage requirement, an evangelical college has opted to end its student health insurance plans altogether so it won't need more…

Wash your cilantro!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) The US has banned imports of cilantro from several farms in the Mexican state of Puebla after an investigation found growing fields littered with human feces more…