Congress OKs bill to avert shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The House on Thursday averted a looming government shutdown by approving legislation that will keep the government funded through the end of the fiscal year. The more…

Did these rockets launch Apollo 11 to moon?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Amazon's billionaire boss Jeff Bezos has recovered what he believes could be the historic rocket motors that took man to the moon. Bezos funded the more…

Is paranoia driving fracking fears?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) Around 100 people crammed into a tiny community center in West Michigan this week for a town hall meeting on hydraulic fracturing. Michigan ranks 15th in the more…

Feds spend $400,000 to study duck genitals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FoxNews Radio) For the past four years, American taxpayers have paid nearly $400,000 so that Yale University could study the sexual conflict of waterfowl and "plasticity in duck more…

Social Security official: Raid retirement fund

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BusinessInsider) Stephan Goss, the chief actuary for Social Security (SS) provided a detailed report on the status of the SS Disability Fund (DI) to the House of Representatives. more…

U.S. oil production set to surpass imports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) The U.S. oil production boom will soon hit another milestone: monthly domestic production is on track to surpass crude oil imports later in 2013 for the more…