Government Knows Best – Junk Food Ban Goes Global

Obesity is a 'big' (pardon the pun) problem in the Pacific Islands.  In fact, a recent World Bank study found that over half the...

A Brief History Of US Intelligence

"Mission accomplished"? ...

Why Its Big Bet On Westinghouse Nuclear Is Bankrupting Toshiba

Submitted by Michael Shellenberger via EnvironmentProgress.org, Toshiba, the venerable 80 year old Japanese electronics giant, appears to be going bankrupt. Toshiba was supposed to have announced...

50 Rhino Poachers Shot Dead After India Unleashes "Zero Tolerance" Conservation Policy

Now this is a 'zero tolerance' policy! As TheAntiMedia's James Holbrooks reports, to protect rhinos, this national park shoots poachers, and has killed over 50...

EPA Foe Pruitt Confirmed To Lead Agency

The Senate voted to confirm Scott Pruitt, an outspoken critic of Obama-era climate rules, to lead the Environmental Protection Agency - the very agency...

North Dakota Governor Signs Executive Order Evicting Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters

After nearly a year since the first protest camp sprung up in opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline, it looks as if the Governor...

Global Economic Growth Is All About China… Nothing But China

Submitted by Chris Hamilton via Econimica blog, Since 2000, China has been the nearly singular force for growth in global energy consumption and economic activity.  However, this...

Monumental Stupidity: ‘Refreezing’ the Arctic

Via The Daily Bell   Scientists Have Announced a Plan to 'Refreeze' the Arctic ... Desperate times call for desperate measures, and with temperatures near the North...

China May Bar US Ships From Passing Through Its Waters

In a preemptive move to limit foreign naval presence in proximity to China and especially the disputed South and East China Sea islands, China's...

The Oroville Crisis Exposes The Vulnerability Of America's Entire National Dam System

Submitted by Adam Taggart via PeakProsperity.com, To make sense of the fast-developing situation at California's Oroville Dam, Chris spoke today with Scott Cahill, an expert with...

Industrial Production Tumbles Most In 10 Months

Despite a surge in oil and gas drilling (up 8.5% MoM), US Industrial Production tumbled 0.3% MoM - the biggest MoM drop since March...

"The Planet Made Them Do It" – Scientists Claim Left-Wing Violence Is Caused By...

There is no end to the ridiculous, rages SHTFPlan.com's Mac Slavo, adding that it seems that the radical left are claiming their rightful place...

Oroville Dam Evacuation Order LIfted As Water Level Drops

With the water level at California's Lake Oroville receding ahead of tomorrow's forecast rainfall, California officials lifted the evacuation orders for residents downstream of...

Activists Warned Officials About Oroville Dam 12 Years Ago (But Nobody Listened)

Submitted by Carey Wedler via TheAntiMedia.org, Officials were warned twelve years in advance about potential safety hazards at the Oroville Dam in Butte County, California,...

As Oroville Dam Drains, A Problem Remains

As discussed previously, the biggest priority for California officials tasked with restoring the damaged Oroville Dam as they race against a coming Wednesday storm,...