National Geographic's latest cover story has generated lots of attention because it sneers at those close-minded Americans - mostly conservatives, of course - who do not accept scientific facts.
Many Americans live in fear of an audit by the Internal Revenue Service, even though they've done everything right. Tax expert Dan Pilla offers proven strategies for your tax returns so you don't have to live in fear.
Conservatives often grouse that Republicans head for the tall grass when the Left starts firing the muskets. So it is rare and heroic that we have a governor in America who refuses to wilt under pressure.
The idea that the rich aren't paying any taxes is based on misinformation fed to voters. They have been told over and over that the wealthiest among us are paying very little income tax compared to the rest of us.
Arguably the most unconscionable policy choice in President Obama's $4 trillion budget is his lack of funding for school vouchers, which has benefitted nearly 6,000 kids from lower-income families.
President Barack Obama took credit for falling gas prices in his State of the Union address, and already he is sticking another knife in the back of America's domestic oil and gas producers - to say nothing of Alaskans.
The federal government is heading ever deeper into debt and could be on track toward a "fiscal crisis," the director of the Congressional Budget Office warned.
Recent examples of cyber attacks are small compared to what could really happen. Find out how America is defending itself against the worst-case scenario.
Suddenly everyone in Washington wants a gas tax hike - apparently so that consumers don't save too much money at the pump. As prices keep falling, the politicians and the moochers in Washington want a piece of the action.
Former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari's spokesman told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Buhari has won Nigeria's presidential election but fears his victory could be stolen by "tricks" from the government.