GOVERNMENT

Government Tracks Your DNA Without Your Consent

February 14, 2013 4

Several states in the U.S. are storing your baby’s DNA sequence. It’s generally being done without your knowledge. All United States newborns’ DNA is now routinely screened for genetic disorders. Parental approval is not required—nor […]

HEALTH

Regulators Approve New Insect-Based Flu Vaccine

January 18, 2013 6

(CNN) — As flu season rages across the United States, federal regulators say they have approved a new kind of vaccine for the virus. The new product, Flublok, which is available in limited supplies for […]

FINANCIAL

At Least $4.5 Billion in New Spending for Gun Control

January 16, 2013 0

President Obama and Vice President Biden revealed their proposed reforms intended to reduce firearms related violence. The proposal contains a mix of executive actions, regulations, and calls for Congress to act legislatively. The total package […]

GOVERNMENT

Joe Biden: White House Eying 19 Executive Actions on Guns

January 15, 2013 1

The White House has identified 19 executive actions for President Barack Obama to move unilaterally on gun control, Vice President Joe Biden told a group of House Democrats on Monday, the administration’s first definitive statements […]

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