Shocking Study Shows $15 Minimum Wage Makes Workers Poorer

US | Thomas Phippen
Workers Across The Country Demonstrate For Higher Minimum Wage: Getty Images/David McNew

‘Consequently, total payroll fell for such jobs’

Biology Professor: Trauma Of Trump Presidency Will Mutate Human Genome For All Eternity

Education | Eric Owens
Reuters/Joshua Roberts, Shutterstock/vitstudio

‘There is going to be an evolutionary consequence’

Study: Where You Live Might Determine Your Lifespan

US | Thomas Phippen
Life expectancy in the U.S. by county (Image: The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington/Used with permission)

Indian reservations have a way lower life expectancy than Colorado

Fracking Comes To Alaska, Triggering New Oil Boom

Energy | Andrew Follett
Oil worker in orange uniform and helmet on of background the pump jack and sunset sky. (Shutterstock.com/ded pixto)

‘The Alaskan Arctic will write a new chapter in the U.S. oil industry’s dramatic ascent’

UW Tacoma Insists 'Antiracist' Writing Center Statement Was Covered Inaccurately

Education | Rob Shimshock
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But the school ignored two requests for comment

College Writing Center Declares American Grammar A 'Racist,' 'Unjust Language Structure'

Education | Rob Shimshock
Muslim Brotherhood supporter Gihad Fayez, 23, is seen writing in a book at a cafe on a street in Giza, Egypt May 25, 2016. REUTERS/Staff

‘There is no inherent ‘standard’ of English’

REVEALED: The Gunman Who Seriously Injured A Man Outside A Milo Event

US | Eric Owens

‘Someone jacked my #MAGA hat’

Man Shot Outside Of Milo Yiannopulos Event

US | Chuck Ross
Police ask audience to remove Trump attire when leaving talk

9 Shockingly Stupid Examples Of Federal Government Waste

US | Blake Neff
Money on fire (Getty Images)

It’s easy to waste money when it isn’t your money

Trigger Warnings In Actual College Courses Are As Dumb As You Imagine, Only More So

Education | Eric Owens
Shutterstock/bomg, Shutterstock/studiostoks

‘Strong language’! ‘Race, class, gender’! ‘Gender inequity’!

Climate Scientist Explains Why Global Warming Won't Affect Antarctica

Energy | Andrew Follett
U.S. President Barack Obama views Bear Glacier on a boat tour of Kenai Fjords National Park in Seward, Alaska September 1, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Example of the science most definitely NOT being settled’

Students OUTRAGED At U-Washington Over Cheerleader Tryout Tips

Education | Blake Neff
LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 10: Washington Huskies cheerleaders perform during the team's quarterfinal game of the Pac-12 Basketball Tournament against the Oregon Ducks at MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 10, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Oregon won 83-77. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

‘Idealization of Western beauty’ is denounced as evil

University Of Washington Blows Thousands Of Taxpayer Dollars On Custom Snuggies

Education | Blake Neff
Woman in a Snuggie [TotallySketch/YouTube screengrab/https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWtL6EWF_kE]

Hey, at least they’re comfy!

Exclusive: Major Clinton Donor Faces 'Criminal Profiteering' Charges

Health | Richard Pollock
Hillary Clinton, left, and John Podesta, her Democratic presidential campaign chairman, right, are players in an emerging scandal involving Swiss billionaire Hans Wyss, center. (Sources: Clinton/Podesta/Wyss, Getty Forbes.com)

U.S. Attorney said Wyss “used these people, these elderly patients, as guinea pigs and ignored time honored principles of informed consent.”

NASA Admits Antarctica Isn't Causing Any Sea Level Rise

Energy | Michael Bastasch
The MV Akademik Shokalskiy is pictured stranded in ice in Antarctica

‘The good news is that Antarctica is not currently contributing to sea level rise’

Obscure Human Rights Professor Thinks The CIA Probably Broke Into Her Office And Stole Hard Drive

Education | Eric Owens
Mission Impossible YouTube screenshot/Movieclips

CIA director John Brennan was in town, too, and that’s gotta be smoking gun

College Student: We Support Hillary Because She's A Woman

Politics | Derek Hunter

Students struggle to find reasons to support Hillary beyond gender

Beware! The Blob Is Back And Causing Some Wacky Weather

World | Michael Bastasch

‘This is a taste of what the ocean will be like in future decades’