List by Category: National

Today's Kids : Less fit than their parents !

11.20.13 | Bob Price

A new study on millions of children around the world finds they don't run as fast or as far as their parents did when they were young. On average, it takes children 90 seconds longer to run a mile than their counterparts did 30 years ago. ...

Shell still exploring huge Pa natural gas plant

11.20.13 | Bob Price

Shell Oil Co. is still actively exploring a plan to build a huge natural gas processing plant in western Pennsylvania, and may have selected engineering firms to do feasibility studies. In March 2012, Shell chose a possible site about 35 miles ...

Drug Buy Back Program

10.24.13 | Jeremy Miller

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York is calling for the federal government to fund a drug buyback program in an attempt to prevent the drugs from falling into the wrong hands. The Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has something called drug take back ...

President Obama Taps “Tech Czar” to Fix Health Care Website

10.23.13 | Bob Price

Jeffrey Zients, the man tapped to fix the Obamacare website, is the former acting director of the White House budget office, but he's better known for leading three business management companies. White House spokesman Jay Carney acknowledged that ...

Texas Dad : 91-0 Football Game is Bullying

10.23.13 | Bob Price

The victory for undefeated Aledo High School has forced an investigation after a parent from the opposing team filed a bullying complaint. Texas high school coach Tim Buchanan benched his starters after only 21 plays, kept to a conservative ground ...

IRS Paid More Than $110B in Improper Tax Credits

10.23.13 | Bob Price

More than one-fifth of Earned Income Tax Credits are paid to people who don’t qualify. A new IRS inspector general report shows $110 billion in tax credits were wrongly paid over the past decade The Earned Income Tax Credits are intended for ...

Marijuana Use Gaining Acceptance

10.23.13 | Bob Price

For the first time, a clear majority of Americans say they favor legalizing marijuana, as recreational and medical use of the drug gains acceptance across the nation, a poll released on Tuesday showed. The Gallup poll found that 58 percent of those ...

Early Review of “Noah”

10.17.13 | Bob Price

God gave Noah specific instructions on how to build an ark. But it seems there was no such clear voice of authority when it came to the making of a new 125 million dollar Hollywood film about the Biblical story.  Director Darren ...

Roller Coaster gets stuck in Florida

10.10.13 | Bob Price

Riders had to be rescued after getting stuck in a vertical position atop a roller coaster at Universal Orlando for more than two hours last night.  About a dozen people, including a child were stranded nearly 170 feet in the air on ...

Vets Lose with Gov't Shutdown

10.10.13 | Bob Price

Veterans Affairs Secretary Erik Shinseki says nearly 4 million of America’s war heroes could lose their disability pay next month if the government shutdown lingers into late October.  More than half a million vets and their ...

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