Report: New Opioid Medications Are Encouraging Heroin Abuse

Health | Ethan Barton
A pharmacist holds prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey - RC140981E7A0

‘They are contributing to the rise in heroin use’

Big-Money Universities Will Have To Pay Up Under Tax Bill

Education | Rob Shimshock
Woman smiling with money. (Shutterstock/Dean Drobot)

Republicans ‘sure don’t like the really rich schools’

Scientist: Saying Global Warming Is Causing A Mass Extinction Is 'Junk Science'

Energy | Andrew Follett
Planet Earth in flames, Global warming concept. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Martin Capek)

‘As scientists we have a responsibility to be accurate about such comparisons’

Court Lets Trump 'Pause' Lawsuit On Obama's Global Warming Plan

Energy | Andrew Follett
A law book with a gavel - Environmental law (Shutterstock/Zerbor)

Killing the plan could save a staggering $41 billion annually

Industry 'Eagerly Anticipating' Trump Order Trashing Obama's Green Legacy

Energy | Andrew Follett
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

‘It addresses many overreaches of the previous administration’

Will The GOP Remake Surveillance Laws After Trump Leaks?

Politics | Eric Lieberman
FBI Director James Comey (L) and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers take their seats at a House Intelligence Committee hearing into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 20, 2017. [REUTERS/Joshua Roberts]

‘I can’t be sure the leak was from an Obama political appointee’

Scientist Plan March Against Trump After Ignoring Obama's Science Problems For 8 Years

Energy | Andrew Follett
Barack Obama wipes a tear from his eye (REUTERS/Jason Reed)

‘The scientists should be marching to make sure this doesn’t happen again’

Here Are 7 Reasons 2017 Could Be The Worst Year Ever For Environmentalists

Energy | Andrew Follett
Barack Obama wipes a tear from his eye (REUTERS/Jason Reed)

They put millions into the Democrats and got nothing out of it

OPEC's Deal To Boost Oil Prices Already Falling Apart

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil pumps on dollar banknotes. Oil rig cash money Conceptual 3D illustration. (Shutterstock/AKOBCHUK VASYL)

OPEC’s own members are screwing up its plans

Supreme Court Weighs Petition To Rein In Obama's Most Powerful Agency

Politics | Kevin Daley
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray answers questions at the Reuters Washington Summit in Washington, DC, U.S. October 23, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo

Elizabeth Warren’s favorite agency is on the chopping block

These 5 EPA Regs Could Be The First In Trump's Crosshairs

Energy | Andrew Follett
Members of the United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

Lots of EPA power grabs of dubious legality

Washington Carbon Tax Measure Goes Down In Flames

Energy | Andrew Follett
Hand putting down voting paper into a ballot box on American flag background (Shutterstock/Africa Studio)

Opposed by about 59 percent of voters

Global Warming Doesn't Actually Cause Wars, Scientists Say

Energy | Andrew Follett
Military silhouettes of soldiers and airforce against the backdrop of sunset sky. (Shutterstock/BPTU)

‘It generally takes a lot more than a dry spell to kick off a war’

US Carbon Tax Would Devastate Economy And Not Change Temp Says Study

Energy | Andrew Follett
Burning dollars banknotes (Shutterstock/Jag_cz)

Net tax hike of $695 billion

Feds Created Over 1,000 New Subsidies Since 1990

Energy | Andrew Follett
Picture of someone burning a 20 dollar bill. (Shutterstock/Young Nova)

Many of these new subsidies benefit wind and solar power

Here's Why Scientists Say Gov't Funding Is Wrecking Science

Energy | Andrew Follett
Tired crazy scientist in laboratory(Shutterstock/Poprotskiy Alexey)

‘Politics has intruded into the scientific process’

The Average Federal Employee Is Compensated $123,160

Business | Robert Donachie
Federal workers in Washington demonstrate for an end to the U.S. government shutdown in 2013. Many federal employees get to do union business on the clock. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
They get paid more and never get fired

Poll: Most Americans Aren't Willing To Pay For Obama's Global Warming Plans

Energy | Andrew Follett
Planet Earth Global Warming - Massive Fire Chaos (Shutterstock/capitanoseye)

Expected to cost a staggering $41 billion annually

Study: Global Greening Will Stave Off The Bad Parts Of Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
Research green plants in the laboratory. (Shutterstock/science photo)

‘If you put more CO2 in the air, you create a greener world’

Feds Fund Scientists Who Protect The 'Global Warming Paradigm,' Says Report

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Obama Reuters/Kevin Lamarque

‘Significant implications for US climate change policy’