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Anti-Pot Idealogue Jeff Sessions Won’t Use Weed to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has a prescription for opioid and heroin addicts—and it’s not marijuana. Sessions said in a statement that he was “astonished” by suggestions that medical marijuana could…

Rapidly growing Christian movement aimed at taking over government through Donald Trump and Sarah Palin

By Richard Flory, Senior Director of Research and Evaluation, University of Southern California – Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences and Brad Christerson, Professor of Sociology, Biola University. Jesus…

Trump budget calls for slashing biomedical and science research funding

President Trump’s proposed budget chops $6 billion, about a fifth of the total budget, from the National Institutes of Health, a move that could decimate biomedical research in a number…

Nobody Knows Why Hundreds of Whales Are “Organizing” Off African Coast

The world is ending and only the whales know. At least, that’s one explanation. Humpback whales are normally pretty solitary—scientists used to call groups of 10 to 20 “large.” Now…

Thieves Posing As Animal Control Are Stealing People’s Dogs

Men posing as animal control officers are stealing dogs in southern Illinois, authorities say, leading officials to warn dog owners not to leave their pets unattended. Perry County Sheriff Steve…

Happy Feet: Scientists Discover Millions More Penguins Than Originally Thought

In a rare bit of good news in the animal conservation world, scientists say they vastly lowballed the penguin population on Antarctica. The off-base estimate pertains to Adelie penguins—that’s the…

You really can help save bees by planting wildflowers

Flower-rich areas may make bumblebees four times more likely to survive Lucy Hulmes A red-tailed bumblebee (Bombus lapidarius) forages for a sweet snack. In America and Europe, bees are in…

5 Unusual Things That Help Men Live Long And Prosper

During the epic journey toward the Fountain of Youth — the mythical pool of water that stops the aging process — men and women buy expensive skin creams and follow…

Donald Trump to ease Obama-era rule on auto fuel economy standards

President Trump will announce Wednesday that he's reopening a review of Obama-era fuel economy rules, after the EPA broke an agreement with the auto industry last year and accelerated the…

Record Iditarod Win Marred by Deaths of 4 Dogs

Mitch Seavey became the oldest and fastest musher to win the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, in a year marred by an abnormally high number of dog deaths. After bringing…

Surprising Words From Joe Biden: Donald Trump ‘Deserves A Chance’ To Lead

During a press conference at the University of Delaware, Mr. Biden told reporters that Mr. Trump has been "playing catch-up" since taking office because he didn't think he was going…

4 Hidden Sex Benefits For Circumcised Men

Most men in the United States have no say on whether they want to keep their foreskin. Birth circumcisions are performed on about 60 percent of male newborns, yet it…

Female Jogger Attacked In Public Bathroom Tells Attacker, “Not today Mother F*cker!”

A female jogger who had recently taken a self-defense class at her work made a convicted sex attacker pay for trying to make her his next victim. Kelly Huron was…

CBO: Millions to Lose Coverage Next Year With TrumpCare

(NEWSER) – Nonpartisan analysts project that 14 million people would lose coverage next year under the House bill dismantling former President Barack Obama's healthcare law, the AP reports.…