Environmental Group Says Government Is Ignoring Dangers Of Fracking Off California CoastThe Center For Biological Diversity is criticizing a draft environmental assessment released Monday by the U.S. government that was meant to evaluate the environmental effects of well stimulation treatments, including fracking, off the coast of California.
Top 2 Reasons Why You Should Consider A Government JobJill Schlesinger looks at the benefits of a job with the government.
Billionaire Elon Musk Defends Billions In Government Subsidies Benefiting His CompaniesBillionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk defended his business practices following an LA Times report that his three companies have taken billions in government subsidies, saying “the article makes it seem as though my company is getting some huge check, which is fundamentally false.”
Surveillance Power From Patriot Act Lapses With No Deal In Senate
Brother Of Journalist With Marin Ties Pleads For Release; Trial On Espionage Charges Begins In IranThe espionage trail of a Washington Post journalist, who is jailed in Iran and has ties to Marin, is now underway. The man’s brother is in Washington to help lobby for his release.
San Leandro Police Assure Armored Vehicle Won’t Be Used Against Peaceful ProtestersThe new federal ban on military style weapons to police stems from their use against demonstrators last year in Ferguson, Missouri. San Leandro police have assured their BearCat medevac vehicle will be no exception.
California Group Files Initiative To Limit Which Bathrooms Transgender People Can UseAnother attempt is underway to repeal a controversial law that allows transgender students in California schools to choose which restrooms they use.
Larry Magid: Clinton Opted For Email Convenience, But Is Her Argument Technologically Sound?Hillary Clinton said she opted for convenience as the reason why she used her personal email account and only wanted to carry one mobile device when she served as Secretary of State, but does her argument hold up from a technological standpoint?
Drone Rules Released, FAA Plan Would Allow Businesses, Media, Farmers To Fly UAVsThe FAA released long-awaited proposed rules for drone use Sunday.
VIDEO: Apple Pay Will Get You Into National Parks Starting In SeptemberApple CEO Tim Cook announced during a White House summit on cybersecurity at Stanford Friday that Apple Pay is partnering with the federal government for some financial transactions.
State Of The Union Spanish Translators Have Some Explaining To DoYou don't have to speak Spanish to realize the subtitles for President Obama's State of the Union speech Tuesday night went horribly wrong.
Washington Post Journalist From Marin To Stand Trial In Iran For Undisclosed ChargesA Washington Post journalist from Marin County detained in Iran for months has been indicted and will stand trial, Iran's state news agency reported Wednesday, without elaborating on what charges he faced.