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3 hrs ago | FireHouse.com
Grab your iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Motorola Zoom or Nexus Android tablet and download the December edition of the Firehouse Limited Edition Tablet App.
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
Do You Know Which Congress Members Are Criminals?
8 hrs ago | Herald Gazette
For the third year, amateurs and professionals are invited to compete with their best chili and chowders Sunday, Jan. 5, in an event to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
10 hrs ago | Federal Computer Week
Open-data evangelists like U.S. CTO Todd Park and his deputy, Nick Sinai, typically select from the same basket of name-brand companies -- think real estate firms Zillow and Trulia -- when touting the ability of government data to fuel for-profit enterprises.
14 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily
The face of the Earth changed dramatically in 2013. Natural disasters, war and other human activities left geographic scars that Landsat satellites viewed from their orbits.
14 hrs ago | Stanford
Powerful software developed by the Carnegie Institution for Science is now available at no cost to people who complete a training course hosted by Stanford Online.
17 hrs ago | PR-inside.com
The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats.
Swirling in a semi-viscous cauldron of intense heat beneath the beauty of Yellowstone National Park is a potent chamber of molten rock, waiting to explode in a huge "supervolcano".
Council's technical services committee gave its nod to the project earlier this month recommending that council approve the extension.
CITGO marketer Consumers Petroleum raised more than $114,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association at its 20th Annual MDA Golf Tournament.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Va., second from right, joined by, from left by House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., and House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, following a closed-door GOP strategy session.
The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has discovered water vapour erupting from the frigid surface of Jupiter's moon Europa, in one or more localised plumes near its south pole.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.8 was recorded near The Geysers in Sonoma County Sunday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Communities and coastal habitats in the southern Chesapeake Bay region face increased flooding because, as seawater levels are rising in the bay, the land surface is also sinking.
Members of the U.S. Geological Survey is headed out to the breach at Old Inlet, just South of Bellport Harbor to measure the depth of water and the speed at which it is moving through the cut in Fire Island, which was created during Superstorm Sandy.
The jury may still be out on exactly how hot the Earth will be by the end of the century, but as climate models improve, scientists are narrowing the range.
As cities grow and technology evolves, the increasing level of complexity enhances vulnerability to earthquakes.
The icy moon Europa squirts water like a squishy bath toy when it's kneaded by Jupiter's gravity - and the Hubble Space Telescope has caught it in the act.