JUST BEFORE DAWN, on the unseasonably warm morning of February 24, 1992, a small house caught fire in Old Hickory, Tennessee, a few miles northeast of Nashville. The one-story cinderblock home,
Those subheadings included "assessment," "talking points," "compromised information," "background" and "recommendations."
Ending prohibition is a welcome change, but these bills have severe problems. If passed, they would turn marijuana into a cartelized industry rather than a business opportunity for everyday people.
In its most common application, then, the expression "sovereign citizen" apparently refers to anybody who believes that police should be servants, rather than overseers.
When the US government invades and occupies other countries the people in the victimized societies become angry enough to want and even to exact revenge against Americans. Is the American empire worth that price?
Reason has obtained the federal government's recent report on the sovereign citizens, a largely unorganized subculture whose elaborate legal theories say they do not have to follow most laws.
An excellent lecture by G. Edward Griffin entitled "The Quigley Formula: A conspiratorial view of history as taught by the conspirators themselves"
One of the heroes of the Waco fights of the 1990s has passed away.
"Obama's bitch" set to give government control over the Internet
And why are liberals endorsing this huge threat to online freedom?
The world's first full-body transplant – in which someone's head would be sewn onto a donor body – could take place in just two years, according to a controversial surgeon.
From bronze alloys to plastic composites, humans have been making artificial materials for thousands of years.
A recent action by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is stirring up some moon dust in a legal debate about private companies setting up shop on the moon.
Researchers at the University of California, Riverside (UCR) have developed a silicon anode for lithium-ion batteries that outperforms current materials and gets around previous issues that would cause the battery to be inefficient and quickly degrad
Today, we submit our society as the new "holding pen" for multicultural chaos and violent religious zealots from the Middle East. We acquiesce our values and culture by devolving our country everyone else's failures.
The Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) has announced that a total of eight teams will compete in the second year of Formula E racing, down from the 10 taking part in the first season.
Helium-4 superfluid is a fascinating substance. With properties that seemingly defy normal physics, it leaks straight through glass, bubbles up out of containers, flows around objects and even climbs up walls.
Although camera-equipped drones have opened up all sorts of film-making possibilities, trying to simultaneously control the aircraft and the camera movements can definitely be challenging.
Scientists at Duke University have pinpointed a regulator of gene activity that could lend insight into why we're so different from chimpanzees despite having a near-identical genetic makeup (94 per cent of our DNA is the same).
When an Aston Martin promises "extreme performance," it's time to get out of the way. After weeks of teasing, the company is lifting the lid on the Aston Martin Vulcan; its new track-only V12 supercar.
Illegal Detention by Chicago Police Without Charges; Beatings and Death
IMF Calling the Shots? Colonel Cassad reports It Takes 44 Hryvnia to Buy a Dollar in Mariupol.
With all the email, texts, tweets, and status updates of modern life, people have never been more prolific writers.
Furniture designer James Shaw thinks consumers have an attitude problem about plastic.
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden didn't mince words during a Reddit Ask Me Anything session on Monday when he said the NSA and the British spy agency GCHQ had "screwed all of us" when it hacked into the Dutch firm Gemalto to steal cryptographic
The City of Chicago paid $54.2 million in settlements and verdicts for police misconduct cases last year, including more than $9.5 million in attorneys' fees, according to an analysis of city law department data by The Chicago Reporter.
Dressed in military gear, Massachusetts cops were beating a man when they realized another man was video recording them from the other side of a fence, standing about 20 feet away. They didn't like that none.
The hazards associated with central banking and fiat currencies, ideas brought to the west a few centuries ago to support fractional reserve banking, a scheme that produces a recurring "cluster of errors" and boom-bust cycles in its wake.
Make no mistake: there is a clear correlation between state secrecy and the rule of law -- as one grows, the other surely shrinks.
Shouldn't we want a less agile military, so that it is less tempting to get involved in foreign entanglements. I am going to be anxious to see how antiwar libertarians, who have been supporting Rand, deal with these comments.
An unprecedented look inside one of the most powerful, secretive institutions in the country. The NY Federal Reserve is supposed to monitor big banks. But when Carmen Segarra was hired, what she witnessed inside the Fed was so alarming that she got a
Abby interviews CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou in his home.
When it's not making us take our shoes off, it's trampling our civil liberties and 'building' centers that don't exist. Enough already.
"…The ultimate goal is to get rid of the media capitalists," says professor who spearheaded FCC's proposed regulations
Spying Is Destroying the U.S. Economy
A new video from a NASA satellite orbiting the moon brings the phases of the far side of the lunar body into the light.
Astronomers have just released a brand-new, best-ever 3D view of the deep universe, and it's a doozy.
I have always been in awe of the night sky, trying to comprehend the vastness of space and the countless wonders it contains.
The same lithium-ion battery technology that powers Tesla's electric vehicles will be used to develop a battery for the home, according to a statement by CEO Elon Musk during a recent conference call with analysts.
Working with colleagues from Deakin University and CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation), researchers from Australia's Monash University have created the world's first 3D-printed jet engine.
The concept is designed to be part energy icon, part tourist attraction and part residential building.
There has been plenty of opposition to London's proposed Garden Bridge based on its design, location and management.
Ambassador Jack Matlock made an important speech at the National Press Club on February 11. Matlock served as US ambassador to the Soviet Union during 1987-91.
We recently reported on the Custom 30 Foot House by Colorado's Rocky Mountain Tiny Houses, a towable dwelling that's on the larger side for such homes, at 9.1 m (30 ft) long. For those who like their tiny homes supersized, the firm recently followed-
Meter Maid Called In
US Radar System Falls Into Rebel Hands?
Actual Black Market Rates; Poroshenko Gives "Ultimatum" to Central Bank to Fix Exchange Rate
Shocked politicians and rights groups call for inquiries into Homan Square Rahm Emanuel faces questions as top supporters examine 'outrageous' abuse
Until last summer, pretty much anyone buying or selling sex in the San Francisco Bay Area used myRedBook.com.