A river runs through it -- and Uncle Sam isn't far behind.
A California ordinance that prohibits smoking in residences with shared walls may be the strictest anti-smoking law in the United States, city officials say.
Senate Minority Leader “Fighting Mad” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's (D-Nev) move to eliminate the rule that required a 60 vote majority to end debate has “grievously irked” his GOP counterpart, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ken). “Ha
Vancouver's doorknob ban is pretty controversial, apparently.
Right now, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are in government hands.
Few things in life are as benign as a home vegetable garden.
Venezuelan lawmakers granted President Nicolas Maduro yearlong decree powers on Tuesday that he says are essential to regulate the economy and stamp out corruption but adversaries view as a power grab.
Nearly 50 years after an assassin killed President John F. Kennedy, his daughter was triumphantly received as America’s ambassador to Japan in the country that made her dad a hero.
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Tuesday that the country doesn’t need to worry about another government shutdown in January when the current stopgap spending bill runs out.
Mayor Ford even gives out his cell phone number to voters, to call him any time about problems with city services or taxes. He eschews a chauffeur and other city perks, all in the name of keeping spending down for the average taxpayer.
Yesterday, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs held a hearing on the potential risks, threats and promises of virtual currencies.
Sent to me by email from one of my neo-con friends who I've been titrating liberty themes to. Even he is aware of the connection between Goldman Sachs and CFR.
A federal judge has refused Attorney General Eric Holder's request that he be allowed to proceed now with an appeal in a case where the House of Representatives is seeking to enforce subpoenas for documents related to the controversial Operation Fast
The director of national intelligence on Monday night released what appeared to be the original court document authorizing the National Security Agency to conduct sweeping collections of Americans’ communications records for counterterrorism purposes
College students who cheated on a simple task were more likely to want government jobs, researchers from Harvard University and the University of Pennsylvania found in a study of hundreds of students
Last week, 66 new final regulations were published in the Federal Register. There were 78 new final rules the previous week. That’s the equivalent of a new regulation every two hours and 33 minutes.
"Beyond Silk Road: Potential Risks, Threats, and Promises of Virtual Currencies" is
As H.L. Mencken opined, 'The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he l
The Environmental Protection Agency announced it is scaling back its ethanol blending requirement for 2014.
First, the feds shutdown Liberty Reserve, a Costa Rican digital currency service.
President “Fixes” Obamacare Stirred into action by the threat his signature legislation poses to Democrats' hopes for the November 2014 elections, President Obama agreed to stand behind his false promise that those who liked their health insurance
The U.S. government--working in your name using your stolen earnings--increased the incentive to slaughter elephants today. Their media cheered.
“Study the Past” – Inscribed on the bottom of one of the two statues in front of the National Archives building in Washington, D.C. Just this last week I have traveled through 15 states: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania
It is natural for a society to search for explanations and motivations in the wake of a man-made tragedy.
There is a reason why US consumer revolving (credit card) credit growth is getting lower and lower and lower and at last check posted a mere 0.2% annual increase.
The New York Department of Financial Services has announced it will hold hearings in the coming months to discuss regulating Bitcoin.
The FDA's medical advisory board voted against approving Zohydro, an opioid painkiller drug with up to 10 times more hydrocodone than Vicodin.
Adding limited public accountability to the NSA’s vast electronic spying programs would actually harm the privacy of Americans, Obama administration officials told a Senate hearing today.
One of the bedrocks of our governmental infrastructure is federalism.
Dear Russell Brand: How About a REAL Revolution?