By Bloomberg News | 12/02/13 09:52 AM
About 100,000 people signed up for health insurance through the online federal exchange last month, a roughly four-fold increase from October even as a team of U.S. government and contractor programmers was fixing the troubled Affordable Care Act website, said a person familiar with program's...
11/25/13 11:36 AM
(www.foxnews.com) Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg suggested Sunday that U.S. immigration reform is “one of the biggest civil rights issues of our time.”
11/25/13 10:56 AM
(www.salon.com) The Science Guy weighs in on how teaching kids about evolution will impact the U.S. economy well into the future
11/21/13 04:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Astronomers call it the monster. It was the biggest and brightest cosmic explosion ever witnessed. Had it been closer, Earth would have been toast. Orbiting telescopes got the fireworks show of a lifetime last spring when they spotted what is known as a gamma ray burst in a...
11/21/13 01:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The weather forecast for this winter is mostly a shrug of the shoulders. For most of the nation, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration predicts equal chances for unusual warmth, cold, snow, rain and even average weather. That's because of an absence of certain...
11/12/13 02:58 PM
The library has acquired the late astronomer's papers with a donation from MacFarlane, the creator of TV's "Family Guy." Sagan's widow and collaborator, Ann Druyan, joined the dedication Tuesday, along with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bill Nye and others.
11/12/13 06:52 AM
(www.nextgov.com) Inputs.io -- which touted itself as the most secure online wallet for the virtual crypto-currency -- admitted that attackers broke into the service ...
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