More Americans believe that marijuana use should be legalized. Advocates hope that the growing endorsement of the public would encourage the government to reclassify the substance.
Healthy Living/Wellness March 21, 2019
As the battle lines are drawn for next month's hotly contested midterm elections, some Americans may be comforted to know there is at least one area of common ground for Democrats and Republicans. And, that's renewable energy.
October 16, 2018
House GOP leaders were reportedly ready with their new Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill but kept it under wraps. It was made available on Thursday to House Energy and Commerce Committee members and staff for reading only but no one was allowed to have a copy.
Public Health March 2, 2017
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon brings real Republicans and Democrats together through a simple game. The segment finds ‘common ground’ between members of the two parties.
Movies/TV Shows January 29, 2017
When it comes to climate change, one's political inclinations might be just as important as the science behind the entire discussion.
Earth/Environment October 5, 2016
A hacker claims to have infiltrated the systems of the Clinton Foundation, with the security breach denied by a foundation official. One of the alleged stolen documents reveal that banks donated TARP funds to the Democratic party.
Security October 4, 2016
The physician’s political view, whether he is a Democratic or Republican, could be influencing the way he deals with the politicized health issues like abortion, marijuana and firearm use. Patients might have to choose doctors according to their own political views, suggest researchers.
Public Health October 4, 2016
Facebook determines whether users are liberal, moderate or conservative and labels them accordingly for their ad preferences. How does Facebook do it, especially for people who are not outspoken on their political views?
Internet August 25, 2016
Facebook has been accused of political bias, as former employees claimed that the social network prevented articles on conservative topics from hitting the trending section. The company refuted the accusations in its response to the issue.
Internet May 10, 2016
Republicans from Oklahoma are proposing an amendment to the defense bill that aims to exclude the lesser prairie chicken from the list of endangered species for 2021.
Earth/Environment May 12, 2015
After losing to Barack Obama in 2008, Clinton is not about to let go of these crucial early voting states.
Society March 31, 2015
The delay in tuition fee increase is the latest move in a budget standoff between UC President Janet Napolitano and state Democrats, including Governor Jerry Brown.
Society February 20, 2015
Voting in the midterm elections takes place today. In case you haven't been following the races closely, here are the important things you should know.
Internet Culture November 4, 2014
Politics may be more heated than ever, but if there's one thing everyone can agree on, it's that TV is awesome. However, it seems like the parties won't be agreeing on what to watch anytime soon...
Movies/TV Shows November 3, 2014
Everybody loves Taylor Swift. At least that's what a new study from Facebook on the cultural preferences of Democrats and Republicans on the social network says.
Internet Culture October 28, 2014
The U.S. Army War College found Democratic Sen. John Walsh guilty of plagiarism and decided to revoke his master's degree. Walsh disagreed with the college board's decision but humbly accepted it nonetheless.
Society October 12, 2014
Politicians are participating in the popular ice bucket challenge to raise money for ALS, but voted to cut funding for the research. The cuts are a result of the Budget Control Act of 2011 that prevented the government from going into debt.
Movies/TV Shows August 22, 2014
A new Republican website called ‘Poor Hillary Clinton’ launched today. It is sure to be a hot topic during Clinton's upcoming Twitter Q&A.
Internet Culture July 21, 2014
The fight for net neutrality continues as the Democrats get involved with a new bill that is aimed at enforcing net neutrality and killing the Internet fast lane.
Internet June 22, 2014
The Democrats submitted a bill in Congress and Senate to establish status quo on FCC's open Internet rule after it was struck down by a court decision recently.
Internet February 4, 2014