by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 22, 2014
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit blocked one of the country's harshest forced ultrasound laws.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 22, 2014
More facts are emerging about his fragile mental state, his criminal history, and the circumstances leading up to his brutal acts on Saturday.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 22, 2014
Last year Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott named himself Minister of Women. This year he said the best thing he did for women was repealing the carbon tax.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 22, 2014
Some news networks ignored some of the year's most important climate and environment news entirely, while others gave disproportionate air time to talking heads who reject the basic scientific consensus on climate change.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 22, 2014
New Mexico's largest electricity provider is the latest utility to try and squeeze more money out of solar users, an issue neighboring states are all too familiar with.
by Igor Volsky Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 22, 2014
"We have to wonder about was there anything going on in the national discussion that led to the deaths of those two officers," he concluded.
The world's largest tidal energy project, capable of powering nearly 175,000 homes in the U.K. with 400 megawatts of power, will break ground next month in northeast Scotland.
by Igor Volsky Posted on December 21, 2014 Updated: December 21, 2014
Fox argued that African American leaders created an anti-police environment that motivated the killing.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 21, 2014
With diplomatic relations warming between the U.S. and Cuba, oil and gas companies may train their sights on what's off Cuba's coast.
by Josh Israel Posted on December 21, 2014
"I would not hold up China or Saudi Arabia or Vietnam as examples of political freedom, proving my point, that engagement by itself does not guarantee or even lead to political freedoms."