NASCAR drivers brawl after race

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YAHOO! SPORTS) FORT WORTH, Texas – Jeff Gordon went after Brad Keselowski following Sunday's AAA Texas 500 following contact between the two drivers on a late-race restart that more…

California could suffer Fukushima-style meltdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) Scientists warned that an earthquake could take out Fukushima. The Japanese ignored the warning. (The Fukushima reactors were damaged by the earthquake before the tsunami hit, because more…

China slowdown to bruise global economy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) China's roaring economy for years has pulled much of the rest of the world with it, soaking up oil, iron ore and other commodities from developing more…

60,000 veterans triple-dip benefits, and it's legal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Nearly 60,000 veterans were triple-dippers last year, drawing a total of $3.5 billion in military retirement pay plus veterans and Social Security disability benefits at the more…

Utilities feel burned by solar-energy users

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Columbus Dispatch) People like Jack Hedge scare utility executives. He has rooftop solar panels that generate more electricity than his house needs. "My electric bill was zero most more…

Has Branson's space dream crashed and burned?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Sending humans into space is hugely difficult, insanely expensive and extremely dangerous. The idea that spaceflight could be made as simple, risk-free and affordable as a more…

Virgin Galactic ignored warnings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Sir Richard Branson's space tourism company Virgin Galactic has been accused of ignoring a series of warnings that its $500?million rocket was unsafe for flight. A more…

Right, left combo to spar with NSA in court

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZkY3ZmcTrEVV-eABwprXqqj8KU_N1u3O" player_id="40d9b99b682e4c5f990d970e4a0828cd"] WASHINGTON – Tuesday could be a turning point for the country in more ways in one. Of course, it will be election day, when voters more…