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Mystery Mission: Air Force’s X-37B Space Plane Nears 1 Year in Orbit

Mystery Mission: Air Force’s X-37B Space Plane Nears 1 Year in Orbit

By Leonard David, Space.com’s Space Insider Columnist | May 10, 2016   The U.S. military’s uncrewed X-37B space plane is nearing one year in orbit on its latest secret mission. The robotic space plane launched atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket on May 20, 2015, kicking off the X-37B program’s fourth flight. This […]

Sanders takes WV; Trump sweeps WV, NE primaries

Sanders takes WV; Trump sweeps WV, NE primaries

By George Miller Trump continued his victorious run to the GOP convention on Tuesday, 5-10-16, with overwhelming wins in West Virginia and Nebraska. That’s not as hard when all 16 competitors have quit or suspended their campaigns. In spite of that, Cruz still garnered 18% of the vote in Nebraska, to Kasich’s 11%, overwhelmed by Trump’s […]

Floods help to ease California’s four-year drought

Floods help to ease California’s four-year drought

Heavy downpours have brought flash floods to parts of central and southern California. This second spell of heavy rain to hit the state in a week caused chaos on the roads as thundery showers caused mudslides along with strong, pills gusty winds and large hail. Some good has come out of this recent spell of […]

In “common sense” settlement with EPA, family’s stock pond stays

In “common sense” settlement with EPA, family’s stock pond stays

Andy Johnson and his family are also freed from any liability for EPA fines for constructing the environmentally beneficial pond on their property in Bridger, Wyoming Cheyenne, Wyoming; May 9, 2016: The long ordeal that Andy Johnson and his family went through with the Environmental Protection Agency, concerning their construction of an environmentally friendly stock […]

Watch Mercury Flit Across The Sun In Rare Celestial Event

Watch Mercury Flit Across The Sun In Rare Celestial Event

On Monday, medicine Mercury — the innermost planet of our solar system — will pass across the face of the Sun from the point of view of Earthlings. The event, site known as Mercury transit, troche last took place in 2006 and won’t happen again before 2019. When the transit begins at 7:12 a.m. EDT, […]

Merchants At Risk In The New World Of Chip Cards

Merchants At Risk In The New World Of Chip Cards

Your new bank card with the fancy, find more secure chip might just be sticking your favorite store with a nasty bill, the Wall Street Journal reported. In the past, when purchases were made using counterfeit cards, the bank picked up the tab, leaving the merchant and cardholder protected from the wiles of ne’er-do-wells. But […]

US job growth disappoints at 160,000 in April, adding to concerns about the economy

US job growth disappoints at 160,000 in April, adding to concerns about the economy

WASHINGTON — Job growth slowed sharply in April to a seven-month low, adding to concerns about the health of the U.S. economy after a weak start to the year. The nation’s public- and private-sector employers added 160,000 net new jobs last month, the Labor Department said Friday. The figure was below analysts’ expectations and well […]

Young Man With Down Syndrome Ignores Naysayers, Opens Own Business

Young Man With Down Syndrome Ignores Naysayers, Opens Own Business

A 20-year-old with Down syndrome becomes the youngest business owner in town this weekend during the grand opening of a venture that combines his two favorite passions – people and snow cones. Blake Pyron had a hard time finding a job in this small Texas town after the restaurant closed where he was employed, drugs […]

Top aide to Hillary Clinton questioned by FBI in email investigation

Top aide to Hillary Clinton questioned by FBI in email investigation

WASHINGTON — Huma Abedin, price a close aide to Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton, malady was questioned last month by FBI agents investigating whether classified material was mishandled on the private email server used by the former secretary of state and her aides, according to a person familiar with the investigation. Abedin was interviewed for […]

Why Wearing Sunglasses Is Actually Kind Of Important

Why Wearing Sunglasses Is Actually Kind Of Important

While Americans like to put on sunscreen to maintain their skin, viagra 100mg they may be underestimating the importance of sunglasses and eye protection against sun damage, a new study suggests. The nationwide survey found that three-quarters of Americans are worried about eye damage from the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays, but only 31 percent actually […]