This is a story about a Big Brother spying program that targets law-abiding Americans, and about executions of American citizens, without trial, ordered not by a judge but by President Obama, but the story begins with a crisis in water.
Those pretty, teeny, tiny, swirly packets of commercial detergent on the shelves in America’s grocery stores are the hottest new consumer product — and a source of peril for America’s vulnerable children. Nearly 10 people across the country have called the hotline of the National
Russ Van Arsdale of Northeast Contact is published this morning in the Bangor Daily News and the Dallas News, sharing a tip on how to make Halloween safer: Of course, there’s always a chance that something else has made its way into the treat bag.
One of the oddities of the Transportation Security Agency is its knitting needle policy. You can’t bring the thinnest and tiniest of drill bits on board in your carryon bag. You can’t bring a pair of pliers onto a plain in your carry-on bag. You
A new study concludes that it’s more dangerous not to ride a bicycle than it is to brave the risks of pedaling on two wheels in traffic.
On every street in the center of town there are multiple cameras aimed in multiple directions, making it impossible to have a moment of privacy.
Three and a half years ago, amid declarations from fellow parents around me that “It’s a more dangerous world out there for kids these days” and “It’s just different from when we grew up,” my first-grader came home from school informing me that they’d had
A letter-writer responds to someone who suggests cutting the military budget to better satisfy “domestic needs”: Personally, I have a domestic need, as most other people do, to feel safe within my own country, unafraid of attack from without – and filling that need is
The Commission is highly concerned, however, because the jackets have a drawstring in their hoods, which, if tied in difficult knots around a child’s neck, could present a risk of strangulation.
In 2005, self-professed “terrorism expert” Juval Aviv appeared on FOX News to issue a dire prediction based on his ironclad sources. A terrorist attack was: Imminent and around the corner here in the United States. It could happen as soon as tomorrow, or it could
When the private-schooled, hothouse-cultivated journalistic son of a journalistic legend participates in declaring The Death Of Journalism this week because some newspapers and radio networks are laying off staff, I can’t join in. The currently dominating institutions of journalism grew from small enterprises run by