Flu shots only 9% effective for elderly

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) It turns out that this year's flu shot is doing a startlingly dismal job of protecting senior citizens, the most vulnerable age group. The vaccine is proving only more…

Fracking lesson to learn from sinking city

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) Fracking is moving closer and closer to urban areas, but before it actually enters towns and cities the fracking industry should take a look at Long Beach, more…

Foreign investors buy up Third World farmland

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Der Spiegel) Foreign investors are buying or leasing vast amounts of farmland in Third World countries to profit from surging demand for food crops as a result of more…

'Left Behind' movie poster revealed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Post) If seeing is believing then the teaser poster released by Stoney Lake Entertainment for its "Left Behind" movie reboot should settle once and for all any more…

Bible Belt, Eastern states saddest in America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Post) A University of Vermont research team has analyzed more than 10 million Tweets and claims that America's "Bible belt," or more conservative southern states, are generally more…

Rand Paul to halt Brennan nomination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Sen. Rand Paul said Thursday that he would "use every procedural option" at his disposal to block the confirmation of White House counterterrorism adviser John O. more…

Laura Bush: Remove me from pro-gay marriage ad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Blaze) News of a pro-gay marriage ad featuring prominent Republicans has certainly sparked intrigue — but so has former First Lady Laura Bush's request to be removed more…

Where is Sodom?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Biblical Archaeology Review) According to the Bible, "the men of Sodom were wicked" (Genesis 13, verse 13). For its many sins, God destroyed Sodom and all the inhabitants more…