Health Insurers, Big Oil Seek To Influence Pence

Vice President Mike Pence has been directly lobbied by major health care and drug companies, Wall Street firms, oil and gas interests and industry groups interested in shaping a federal infrastructure privatization initiative.

Lawmakers Ask For Investigation Into FCC's Claim Of DDoS Attack

Two Democratic lawmakers have called for an investigation into the FCC's claims that it was hit by a denial of service attack.

Trump's Taken More Vacation Days To Date Than Obama During Presidency

President Donald Trump was a frequent Twitter critic of former President Barack Obama for his vacation days and golf outings, but to date, Trump has outpaced the former president on both those fronts. 

How The Fossil Fuel Industry ‘Polluted’ Politics

Renowned climatologist Michael Mann says market mechanisms worked well in addressing environmental problems — until players like the Koch brothers made climate change a partisan issue.
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The Craft NASA Uses To Collect Data During Storms Is Autonomous And Looks Weird

The autonomous Global Hawk craft is used to collect data during storms.