For some in middle class, Trump plan means tax increase

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) President-elect Donald Trump's proposals would modestly cut income taxes for most middle-class Americans. But for nearly 8 million families — including a majority of single-parent households more…

Shredded: Swing-state election-hacking report

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Scientific American) This year’s election faced an unprecedented kink: hacking. Wikileaks published hacked emails from Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, for example, and Russian hackers were accused more…

What to do when the lights go off

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Are you prepared for the electrical grid to go down? The U.S. power grid is at greater risk today than ever before. The nation's infrastructure is crumbling, solar more…

Genetic engineering: Who cleans up the mess?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – Scientists believe genetic engineering experiments have the potential to wipe out malaria and other illnesses that kill millions of people every year. But they also acknowledge more…

What's 'Doomsday Plane' doing flying over U.S.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_3903041" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Twitter image of 'Doomsday plane'[/caption] A top-secret aircraft known as the "Doomsday Plane" has been spotted in the skies over the U.S., driving wild more…

Trump supporters target George Soros over protests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Billionaire investor and philanthropist George Soros has become a target of Donald Trump supporters, who began organizing protests against the prominent Democratic donor they accuse of more…