Chris Christie relaxes on beach he closed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NJ.com) BERKELEY TOWNSHIP – People hoping to visit Island Beach State Park this holiday weekend were not allowed in because of the state government shutdown Gov. Chris Christie more…

NASA to test asteroid defense strategy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) – Humanity could face one less doomsday scenario if NASA has its way. On Friday, the space agency announced plans to redirect the course of a small more…

Republican-dominated states raising taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) — WASHINGTON — Something strange has been happening to taxes in Republican-dominated states: They are going up. Conservative lawmakers in Kansas, South Carolina and Tennessee more…

Feds warn missile threat will soon go hypersonic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4529251" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Iranian missile launch[/caption] A new governmental report about ballistic missile capabilities worldwide warns that the United States will have to work to keep an more…

Achtung! Germans the new minority in major German city

by Paul Bremmer -- [caption id="attachment_4539991" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Frankfurt, Germany[/caption] Frankfurt has officially become Germany's first "majority minority" city, as data from the city's Office for Multicultural Affairs reveal more than half more…