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188 /hr. Tortoises first: Bundy Ranch just a part of the Western lands in BLM crosshairs

The standoff at the Bundy Ranch in Nevada was just the tip of the iceberg—and it is a very large iceberg indeed. - 3 hours, 4 minutes

128 /hr. It's Final -- Corn Ethanol Is Of No Use

Can we stop pretending biofuel from corn is helping the planet and the environment? The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a new report reversing its previous support of biofuels, stating, “Increasing bioenergy crop cultivation poses risks to ecosystems and biodiversity” and “[Use of biofuels]…can lead to greater total emissions than when using petroleum products.” - 4 hours, 24 minutes

189 /hr. Illegal Alien Busted for Voter Fraud in Nevada (Voted Not Once, but TWICE)

by Brian Hayes | Top Right News Last month, Eric Holder’s Department of Justice went to court to battle two states to prevent them from verifying citize - 4 hours, 44 minutes

361 /hr. Study: tax hikes could grow the economy

A new study argues that higher tax rates could help the economy by giving us fewer bankers and more teachers & scientists. - 6 hours, 44 minutes

235 /hr. 4/20 May Be Legal Federally Before The End Of The Decade

A version of this story was first published earlier in April. Two states with legal recreational use. Twenty-one that allow medical use. Record-high support at the national level for more permissive policies. It seems fair to say that the United S... - 7 hours, 53 minutes

149 /hr. Allen West posts joke: Obama, Tiger Woods and Andre Agassi go into a bank… | Young Conservatives

8 hours, 4 minutes

603 /hr. 15 years after Columbine, how "never again" became "oh well"

Welcome to America, the land of blue jeans, rock & roll, and sporadic meaningless mass murder. - 8 hours, 33 minutes

937 /hr. MUST SEE VIDEO: BLM Whistleblower -- Reid Bunkerville LLC. Owns Land Around the Bundy Ranch

BUNDY RANCH | You saw his proof. (below) Now meet BLM Whistleblower Rusty Hill who uncovered the corporations and shady land deals connected to Reid Bunkerville LLC, Zion Bank Corp, and BLM lands s... - 10 hours, 24 minutes

104 /hr. Black Student Holds Protest After Getting Rejected From Top University

Brooke Kimbrough, an 17-year-old high school senior, always dreamed of attending the University of Michigan. But when she received her rejection letter in the mail this spring, Kimbrough took an unusual step: she held a news conference and rally a... - 10 hours, 54 minutes

298 /hr. With sales now legal, cannabis lovers take Denver's 420 weekend to new highs

Coming to the Mile High City this weekend was the perfect 65th birthday present for Karen Stevenson. She and her husband drove out of the Bible Belt to experience, for the first time, what it's like to buy and smoke weed legally. - 11 hours, 4 minutes

188 /hr. Taking On Adam Smith (and Karl Marx)

With his book “Capital in the Twenty-First Century,” Thomas Piketty has written a blockbuster in the world of economics. - 12 hours, 32 minutes

226 /hr. Bans on Sharing Food With Homeless Persist

It will take a concerted effort by advocates for the homeless to pressure cities to repeal these inane, mean-spirited, and un-American laws. - 12 hours, 33 minutes

200 /hr. How Being a Doctor Became the Most Miserable Profession

Nine of 10 doctors discourage others from joining the profession, and 300 physicians commit suicide every year. When did it get this bad? - 12 hours, 34 minutes

691 /hr. Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, boxer wrongly convicted of murder, dies

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the middleweight boxing contender wrongly convicted of a triple murder, has died in Toronto. - 14 hours, 34 minutes

107 /hr. Harry Reid wrapped up in another fight with right

The Cliven Bundy ranch standoff is still getting lots of buzz. Joy Reid, former hostage negotiator Jim Cavanaugh, and Mother Jones’ David Corn look at Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s comments about it. - 15 hours, 54 minutes

159 /hr. Scalia Suggests Students 'Revolt' If Taxes Get Too High

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told law students that they should consider a "revolt" if taxes become too high. While speaking last week at the University of Tennessee's College of Law, Scalia was asked by a law student whether he... - 16 hours, 24 minutes

119 /hr. Horrifying: Woman To Abort Her Child So That She Can Be On Reality Show

It's shocking but not surprising that a child's life is so worthless to some. - 16 hours, 42 minutes

314 /hr. Feds draw criticism for selling Wyoming horses for slaughter

The Bureau of Land Management rounded up a horse herd that had roamed for decades on federal land in northwest Wyoming and handed the horses over to Wyoming officials. - 16 hours, 54 minutes

156 /hr. Al Sharpton Goes There: Makes Easter Message About Crucifixion and Resurrection of OBAMA

by Warren Seale | Top Right News Unreal. On the “Tom Joyner Show” on Wednesday, Rev. Al Sharpton spoke about the meaning of Easter: “I think that the - 17 hours, 4 minutes

316 /hr. The Next Shoe Just Dropped: Court Denies Attorney-Client Privilege | Zero Hedge

In the Land of the Free, people grow up hearing a lot of things about their freedom. You're told that you live in the freest country on the planet. You're told that other nations 'hate you' for your freedom. And you're told that you have the most open and fair justice system in the world.  This justice system is supposedly founded on bedrock principles-- things like a defendant being presumed innocent until proven guilty. The right to due process and an impartial hearing. The right to counsel and attorney-client privilege. Yet each of these core pillars has been systematically dismantled over the years... - 18 hours, 24 minutes

203 /hr. Despite deadline, protesters ‘will not comply’ with SAFE Act - The Buffalo News

Owners of assault-style weapons were supposed to have registered their guns by Tuesday.But there is no way of knowing exactly how many of these weapons there are in the state and how many were registered under the NY SAFE Act.The state refuses to say how many were registered, cla... - The Buffalo News - 18 hours, 34 minutes

257 /hr. Kansas families complain about Michelle Obama giving high school graduation speech

If expanding the guest list to include Michelle Obama at graduation for high school students in the Kansas capital city means fewer seats for friends and family, some students and their parents would prefer the first lady not attend. - 20 hours, 24 minutes

152 /hr. California Governor Grants Dozens Of Drug Pardons

California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) has granted pardons to 63 individuals, many of whom had been convicted of minor drug offenses. Brown's office announced the pardons in a Friday statement. "The individuals granted pardons all completed their... - 20 hours, 34 minutes

1400 /hr. Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

An Ohio couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. - 1 day, 3 hours

113 /hr. Scalia to students on high taxes: At a certain point, ‘perhaps you should revolt’

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told a group of law students that it might be a good idea to revolt if taxes become too high in the future. - 1 day, 6 hours

209 /hr. “It was awesome. I LOVED it.” People react to Obama’s State of the Union address…. before it happened | Young Conservatives

1 day, 6 hours

185 /hr. Baltimore Will Stop Automatically Detaining Immigrants, Maryland Governor Says

Baltimore will stop automatically cooperating with federal immigration authorities. - 1 day, 7 hours

130 /hr. Sheriffs Limit Detention of Immigrants

The announcement by sheriffs in nine Oregon counties adds to growing resistance nationwide to the Obama administration’s use of local immigration enforcement. - 1 day, 7 hours

116 /hr. ‘It will change absolutely everything’: Glenn reacts to new hate speech bill in the House and Senate

“This new bill [will] not only will regulate the hate speech as deemed by the government on talk radio but also all the Internet. It will change absolutely everything.” - 1 day, 9 hours

345 /hr. Hundreds of Students Petition Against Michelle Obama 'Overshadowing' Them at High School Graduation

One student's suggested compromise might be the best idea. - 1 day, 9 hours