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NYPD Officials Concerned Over Police Blog Filled With ‘Disturbing’ Racist Comments

Officials at the New York Police Department say they’re concerned about police blog Thee Rant where current and former NYPD officers post racist comments. “It’s very disturbing stuff,” NYPD chief spokesman Stephen Davis told ProPublica. “Outrageous stuff. We see it. … Read More

Indiana Pizza Owner Brags About ‘No Gays’ Policy, Gets Destroyed on Yelp

An Indiana pizza restaurant is under fire after its owners bragged about their “no gays” policy on a news broadcast. Crystal and Kevin O’Connor appeared on ABC 57 to show their support for Governor Mike Pence’s controversial Religious Freedom Restoration … Read More

Obama Is Smack In The Middle Of A Brewing Fight Over Workplace Wellness

If you work for a big company that offers you health insurance, chances are that your employer has asked you to take part in some kind of “workplace wellness” program. It might mean nothing more than answering a few questions … Read More

Some Chris Christie Supporters Now Turn Their Backs

He does not return phone calls. He does not ask for support. He arrives late for meetings. And he acts as if he has all the time in the world. Politics News on The Huffington Post

Rep. Alcee Hastings Says Old Texas Dildo Law Shows The State Is ‘Crazy’

A Florida congressman is not backing off his assertion that Texas is a “crazy state,” and he’s now citing an old law restricting dildos to make his case. “One of their cities has a law that says that women can … Read More

California Gun Company Selling ‘Obama’s Blaster’ Gun Barrel

A California gun company has announced a new product named after the President. The ‘The Obama’s Blaster,’ by Ares Armor, is a gun barrel that, according to the description, is so named because “Yes we can build a firearm product.” … Read More

The Top Green Colleges In 2015, Ranked By The Princeton Review

Some higher education institutions are leading the way in environmental responsibility, and the Princeton Review has recognized them in their annual rankings of the greenest colleges. At the top of the list is Lewis & Clark College in Oregon, which … Read More

Native Hawaiians Want To Bring Back Environmentally Friendly Burial Practices

HONOLULU (AP) — A group of Native Hawaiians wants to bring back a centuries-old island burial practice that it says is more environmentally friendly than some modern interment methods. Traditional “clean burials” involve cleansing the deceased by fire in a … Read More

Ed Schultz Uses Hannity’s Interviews with 2016ers to Slam Limbaugh’s ‘Dying’ Influence

Ed Schultz touted Sean Hannity‘s big interviews with 2016 Republican candidates to take shot after shot at what he deemed the waning influence of Rush Limbaugh on the right. Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and Marco Rubio all did hour-long interviews … Read More

This Could Cripple The Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger

Customers and labor unions aren’t the only ones feeling uneasy about the looming prospect of a giant cable conglomerate. Attorneys at the Justice Department’s antitrust division are making moves that may halt a merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable, … Read More

McConnell Plays Hardball

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has dug in on Loretta Lynch’s nomination to be attorney general, highlighting his willingness to play hard ball with the Democratic minority. – This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington … Read More

Harassment At SAE And Its Fallout: Initiation Ritual Included Slut Shaming

This article was originally published by the Yale Daily News, and a portion is being reposted here with permission. The pledges of Yale University’s chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon, or SAE, are required to wear a uniform of a blazer, … Read More

Jeb Bush Urges Republicans To Move Forward On Loretta Lynch Confirmation

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Likely presidential contender Jeb Bush said Thursday the Senate should confirm attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch despite objections from many of his fellow Republicans. The former Florida governor appeared Thursday night at a GOP “Politics and … Read More

Yelp Users Bash Auto Shop Owner Who Refuses Service to Gay Customers, Makes Page Super Gay

The moment that a Michigan mechanic announced that he will refuse to serve LGBT customers — and threatened to mess up the cars of anyone who disagreed with him — it was inevitable that certain things would happen. Right now, … Read More

GOP Congressman Bill Shuster Admits Relationship With Airline Lobbyist

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster is dating a top lobbyist for the leading U.S. airline trade association, an organization that spends millions of dollars trying to influence his panel. The Pennsylvania Republican is currently at the center … Read More