To combat homelessness, cities abandon common sense
November 6, 2014, 3:14 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
Waikiki is planning to fly the homeless off the island, and in Fort Lauderdale, a man is arrested for feeding the destitute. What's happening here?
Russell Brand is not running for the mayor of London
October 27, 2014, 2:20 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Despite rumors, the comedian says he will not seek office, adding that he's only interested in 'real change'.
9 modern (and relatively calm) territorial disputes
August 14, 2014, 9:42 a.m. by Josh Lew
The world has a long list of places where people are fighting for territorial control, but here are some contested spots that aren't marred by violence.
Oregon looks to map GMO crops for better transparency
June 27, 2014, 11:30 a.m. by Kimi Harris
Southern Oregon voted to ban genetically modified crops completely, but the rest of the state may end up mapping GMO crops for better regulation.
President Obama urges action on climate change during commencement speech
June 16, 2014, 6:49 p.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
Obama has made climate change a priority in his second term, complete with a climate change strategy and more aggressive EPA regulations.
Politicians: Want to get elected? Using swear words could help
May 9, 2014, 9:59 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
A recent study featuring blog posts from fictitious Italian politicians found the use of swear words made candidates sound more relatable.