National Security

Drone Journalism

Using drones to gather news is currently prohibited by the FAA. Reporters feel it’s a violation of their first amendment rights as Freedom of the Press. It’s no different than using a camera, or is it?

Business + Economy

Sparring continues on Keystone as delay seen through midterms

A legal dispute over the Keystone XL Pipeline in Nebraska gives President Barack Obama leeway to hold off on deciding the fate of the energy project until after the midterm elections. But sparring between environmentalists and energy advocates rages on nationwide.


Even in the U.S. Access to Clean Water Can Be Tough

Recent events in a Great Lakes port city showed that access to clean drinking water isn’t as simple as opening up the faucet. Water access in urban America is an increasingly challenging, expensive issue.

Science + Technology