Published September 25, 2013
Does the Second Amendment guarantee an individual right to own guns? The Supreme Court has ruled that it does, but you might be confused if you visit the official Senate web page on the Constitution.
Published September 12, 2013
Can you rely on the weather forecast? Maybe not, at least when it comes to global warming predictions over short time periods.
Published August 27, 2013
Critics question how many lawmakers have actually read the 1,200-page long bill, which they say is packed with hidden pork-barrel spending projects ranging from $1.5 billion for a "Youth Jobs Program" to millions for immigrant support groups that some say have a political agenda.
Published August 13, 2013
The government has closed some 600 weather stations over the past two years that it deemed problematic, after a years-long campaign by one critic highlighting the problem of thermometers in parking lots or near airports, where hot concrete can inflate temperature readings.
Published July 30, 2013
The federal government is hiring what it calls a "Behavioral Insights Team" that will look for ways to subtly influence people's behavior, according to a document describing the program obtained by FoxNews.com. Critics warn there could be unintended consequences to such policies, while supporters say the team could make government and society more efficient.
Published July 23, 2013
Four F-16 fighter jets were scheduled to fly to Egypt on Tuesday morning as part of a military aid package worth more than $1 billion a year -- but the shipment has run into delays over apparent "political" issues.
Published July 18, 2013
Large parts of Florida may be underwater in the next few decades, and New York thinks $20 billion might save the city from the coming flood-waters of climate change, but some scientists disagree about whether there’s even a problem.
Published July 01, 2013
Government regulations played a big role in Google's decision to end the popular Reader service, according to a person who has worked for Google.
Published June 05, 2013
The 90 percent apprehension goal set by Senate and House bills seeking to rein in illegal immigration while establishing a path to citizenship for those crossing into the U.S. from Mexico is based on fuzzy math, according to critics.
Published May 30, 2013
Regulators and worry that an unregulated Bitcoin market could lead to money laundering and tax evasion. What would a Bitcoin exchange have to do to be legal?