Start-ups fuel boom in small-scale nuclear power

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NewScientist) Splitting the atom has joined the start-up scene. Green energy firms have long been popular ventures for entrepreneurs, but nuclear power has largely been ignored, thanks to more…

Petition protests naming Rice to Dropbox board

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RealClearPolitics) An online petition demanding that file sharing and cloud storage service Dropbox remove former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice from its board has begun circulating online. Rice more…

Amazon offers employees $5,000 to quit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Amazon is offering its warehouse employees up to $5,000 to quit their jobs, even as the company is in the process of adding workers and locations. The more…

IRS target: Scandal pointing to Obama

by Greg Corombos -- The president of the grassroots organization at the center of the recent IRS scandal says she believes the rabbit trail will lead to the "highest offices in the more…

Death by solar farms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) A new report by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service finds that solar facilities in California are acting like "mega traps" that kill and injure birds. more…

Shakedown: Treasury seizing tax refunds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Hotair) When I say "debts," I don't mean loans that the parents willingly sought from SSA. It would be bad enough to hold a kid responsible for that more…

Democrat links Keystone XL to cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Sen. Barbara Boxer opened another front on the battle over the Keystone pipeline, arguing that the Obama administration should further delay a permitting decision until more…