Berkeley tree-sitter convicted of trespassing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) — A veteran East Bay protester was convicted Thursday of trespassing in a cedar tree in People's Park in Berkeley. Matthew "Midnight Matt" Dodt, 55, more…

Disgraced rocker's song banned from Super Bowl

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) — Disgraced pop legend Gary Glitter won't be profiting from the Super Bowl this weekend after football bosses banned his song from the sporting event. The more…

U.S. won't deport teen who lost family

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PALM BEACH POST) — The explosive pileup on fog- and smoke-shrouded I-75 near Gainesville early Sunday left 15-year-old Lidiane Carmo of Brazil an orphan. Her parents, Jose and more…

Pelosi vows to stand with Obama against Church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS NEWS) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) vowed today that she will join with the Obama administration in standing up against the Catholic Church in defending more…

Komen Board Member: We haven't caved

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIFENEWS) — Following a new statement Komen for the Cure released making many observers believe the breast cancer charity reversed position on whether it would fund grants to more…