Missouri court reluctantly sides with employer who fired gay worker he called a ‘c*cksucker’

Missouri court reluctantly sides with employer who fired gay worker he called a ‘c*cksucker’

Bethania Palma Markus The Missouri Court of Appeals was forced to uphold the firing of a gay man because the state doesn’t have specific non-discrimination protections for LGBT people on the books, the Columbia Daily Tribune reports. James Pittman endured seven years of workplace harassment, including being called a “c-cksucker” by Joe Jurden, president of Cook

Mass graves and evidence of cannibalism found in South Sudan

Mass graves and evidence of cannibalism found in South Sudan

International Business Times

A report released late Tuesday by the African Union said mass graves and evidence of horrific crimes, including forced cannibalism, have been discovered in South Sudan. The report said hundreds of members of the ethnic Nuer were captured, tortured and killed by alleged government forces or their allies, according to the Associated Press. The African Union…

Lockdown lifted at Miles College after fatal campus shooting

Lockdown lifted at Miles College after fatal campus shooting

International Business Times

A student was shot dead on Miles College campus in Alabama early Wednesday, authorities said. Two suspects were taken into police custody. The shooting occurred at an apartment on campus, the college said in an email to faculty and students shortly after midnight, WVTM13.com, a local news network, reported. The historically black college campus is located…

‘We’d even interview her’: Top Bernie Sanders aides say Hillary would make a ‘great vice president’

‘We’d even interview her’: Top Bernie Sanders aides say Hillary would make a ‘great vice president’

Bethania Palma Markus Top aides for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign are convinced the Vermont senator can beat front runner Hillary Clinton. In fact, they say, Hillary would make a great vice president. When asked by Bloomberg Politics reporter John Helleman to respond to Clinton critics who claim Hillary is a “craven hypocrite,” Sanders’ aides wouldn’t

Football coach’s Christian crusade backfires hilariously as school prayers get a Satanic twist

Football coach’s Christian crusade backfires hilariously as school prayers get a Satanic twist

Eric W. Dolan The controversy surrounding a high school football coach who refuses to stop leading team prayers during games took an unexpected turn this week. A student at Bremerton High School in Washington has asked the local Satanic Temple to deliver an invocation — and the semi-satirical devil worshippers told KIRO Radio’s Dori Monson