U.N.: Stop eating meat to save planet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — Experts urged westerners to become "demi-tarians" by halving the amount of meat they eat. A report for the UN Environment Programme said that pollution from fertilisers more…

Rubio PAC gives donors water bottles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — A PAC backing Sen. Marco Rubio is offering water bottles to donors, a lighthearted move that comes after the Florida senator took flack for swigging some more…

Republican U.S. senator decides to quit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_372683" align="alignright" width="313" caption="Sen. Mike Johanns, R-Neb."][/caption] Sen. Mike Johanns, R-Neb., who grew up on a farm and had been accumulating influence as part of the Senate more…

Gas prices rise for 32 days straight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Gas prices have risen for 32 days straight, according to AAA. That means that the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline has increased more…

$585,000 spent on study of how to save money

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BALTIMORE SUN) — Why did Baltimore need to pay outside consultants half a million dollars for a report that says the city's financial future is grim? Some city more…

Obama launches project to study human brain

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Hollywood could have a field day with a new Big Brother conspiracy theory. The White House has announced a 10-year study on the inner workings of the human more…

Slavery officially unconstitutional in Mississippi

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Life really does move slower in the South. One hundred forty-eight years after Congress sent the 13th Amendment outlawing slavery to the states for ratification, Mississippi officially has more…

GOP firebrand rocks social media

by Andrea Shea King -- Cruzin' on Twitter Evidently the New York Times isn't the only entity that recognizes newly elected U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, as a force to be reckoned with. more…

De-pressed! No media for Obama in Florida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — The White House press corps is expressing frustration over its lack of access this weekend to President Obama, who was on a golfing vacation in Florida. more…