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Alaska’s Ban On Same-Sex Marriage Declared Unconstitutional

Gay Marriage

A federal judge has ruled that Alaska’s same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional. In 1998, Alaska’s state constitution was amended to define marriage as a union between “a man and a woman.” U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess has now determined that the provision violates the United States Constitution. In May, five same-sex couples challenged the… Read more »

Ancient Images Of Jesus Christ Without Beard Discovered In Spain

Rare discovery of pre-silver paten.

Spanish archaeologists unearthed a shocking find at the Forum MMX excavation project recently. Images of Jesus Christ with short hair and without a beard engraved on an 8.6 inch green glass plate used to hold bread for the Holy Eucharist date back to the 4th Century A.D., and resemble similar plates, or patens, found in… Read more »

Bono Boosts Ireland’s Corporation Friendly Tax Law

Bono defends Ireland's low corporate tax rate

U2 frontman Bono has expressed support for regulations in Ireland that some believe result in a tax dodge for big business entities. In an interview with The Observer, Bono defended his homeland’s low corporate tax rate. “We are a tiny little country, we don’t have scale, and our version of scale is to be innovative… Read more »

‘Breach In Protocol’ Caused Second Ebola Infection, CDC Says

Ebola tests on Texas health care worker

A health care worker who cared for Thomas Eric Duncan tested positive for the Ebola virus in the first known case of Ebola transmission in the United States. The Centers For Disease Control are citing a “breach in protocol” as the likely explanation for the transmission of the deadly virus. The Wall Street Journal reports… Read more »

Online Dating Bargains: How To Get A Husband For Only $7,775

Online dating gurus will teach you how to do it right - for a price

Online dating is a big business, expected to generate $2.1 billion in 2014 alone, according to CNBC. But dating websites aren’t the only ones making a profit on lonely people looking for love. There are digital romance gurus who can help you – for a price. The major dating sites quickly discovered that their customers… Read more »

Couple Arrested For Allegedly Getting Their 2-Year-Old Son Drunk

Georgia Couple

The Cobb County Police Department arrested a young couple after their son nearly died from alcohol poisoning. On Saturday, October 4, the 2-year-old toddler’s parents, Jasmin Briana Moore and William Chester Hickson, allegedly gave him a mixed alcoholic beverage consisting of Coca Cola and 40-proof brandy. Authorities reported that the boy was found unresponsive. He… Read more »

Meghan Trainor’s Booty Wins Battle With Nicki Minaj

All About The Bass Keeps Top Spot

Meghan Trainor’s popular hit All About The Bass has summoned all of its booty power to keep the number one spot. It’s biggest challenger was Nicki Minaj’s third place track Anaconda. Officialcharts.com reports that Minaj’s third studio album sold more than 100,000 copies, but didn’t have enough back to knock Meghan Trainor off the top… Read more »

Supreme Court Says Firing Of Ohio Creationist Science Teacher ‘Justified’

The Supreme Court rejects the appeal of John Freshwater, a science teacher from Ohio who was fired for teaching creationism.

The United States Supreme Court rejected Monday the appeal of Ohio science teacher John Freshwater, who was fired three years ago for teaching creationism. Freshwater, who taught eight grade science until 2011 at the Mount Vernon Middle School, reportedly taught creationism instead of evolution during science classes and also decorated his classroom with religious verses… Read more »