[DIGEST: CNBC, US News and World Report, NBC News, Fox News] The Pentagon reported today that two U.S. Navy boats were taken into Iranian custody around noon EST. Approximately ten U.S. crew members were on board. American officials have received assurances from Iran that the crew and the boats will be returned safely and without … Continued
[DIGEST: The New York Times, CNN-Wire, Vox] A group of armed men hostile to the federal government occupied a building at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Burns, Oregon, on Saturday night. The exact number of men is unclear: they claim to have over 100 on site; those on the scene believe it to be … Continued
[DIGEST: AL.com, CBS News, Southern Poverty Law Center] Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore issued a four-page administrative order today, stating that Alabama probate judges have a “ministerial duty not to issue any marriage license” to same-sex couples. This pronouncement comes despite a contrary ruling by an Alabama federal court and the landmark U.S. Supreme Court … Continued
Big toy stores are bowing to pressure to remove gender labeling from aisles and shelves. But until the toys themselves begin to break gender stereotypes, the removal of labeling seems a Pyrrhic victory.
The Facebook data of millions of unwitting Americans may be being used to more effectively tailor Ted Cruz’s campaign
While many are celebrating the Paris accord’s efforts to halt climate change, the question remains whether it goes far enough.
New research suggests that those with undiagnosed gluten sensitivities have higher levels of an inflammatory protein called zonulin. This research suggests that for some, avoiding gluten may not be just a fad after all.
Chinese scientists have discovered radar-defeating technology thin enough for use on fighter jets.
[DIGEST: Washington Post, Associated Press, MSNBC, Huffington Post] In what is likely Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s most incendiary statement to date, Trump called for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country’s representatives can figure out what is going on.” Trump cited support for his position, aired in a … Continued