Cities killing dogs over unpaid fines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN MONEY) California resident Gerilynn Aflleje was horrified when her 4-year-old Siberian Husky mix was killed by a local animal shelter over $180 in fees that she couldn't more…

$750,000 fine for lost-dog posters?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC WASHINGTON) A D.C. dog owner did what anyone with a missing pet would do. He posted fliers — but then, he says, police threatened him with a more…

Ex-campaign manager fails to endorse Hillary

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer e3wd6oNh] White House contender Hillary Clinton's announced campaign didn't come off completely without a hitch: Shortly after declaring, her own former presidential campaign manager said he's not more…

Clorox apologizes for 'racist' tweet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Clorox has apologized for a social media misstep after the household products company sparked outrage by tweeting "where's the bleach" in reference to last week's introduction of more…

America's job divide: Young vs. old

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The truth about employment statistics is ugly when laid out in black and white. Last month, the U.S. economy added a mere 126,000 jobs, the weakest growth in more…

This is your wilderness on drugs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mother Jones) Starting about 90 miles northwest of Sacramento, an unbroken swath of national forestland follows the spine of California's rugged coastal mountains all the way to the more…

China deploys new weapon for online censorship

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) China has moved beyond censoring Internet content seen by its own citizens to using a new cyberweapon researchers have dubbed "the Great Cannon" to silence critics more…