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Ingraham: ‘Iraq is in flames today’ because of Clinton’s no-fly zone

Conservative radio host Laura Ingraham on Sunday suggested the no-fly zone President Bill Clinton imposed on Iraq had left the country “in flames today.” During a panel discussion on Fox News Sunday, Ingraham disagreed with Republicans who wanted to intervene in Syria and recalled that “we thought that once we…

Priebus: Paul Ryan’s budget proves Republicans aren’t grandstanding

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said on Sunday that by passing Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) budget to slash the size of government and shift Medicare into a voucher system, the party had proved that it was not grandstanding or obstructing President Barack Obama. At a fundraiser in Chicago last…

Vegan hippy scientist hopes to save Africa by decoding ‘orphan crop’ genomes

Howard-Yana Shapiro, a scientist with the Mars confectionery company, will make the information free to boost harvests The future wellbeing of millions of Africans may rest in the unlikely hands of a vegan hippy scientist working for a sweet company who plans to map and then give away the genetic…

German zoo announces first-ever ‘test tube kittens’

Officials at the Allwetter Zoo in Münster, Germany announced Friday that they have successfully produced two endangered Asiatic golden cat kittens through the use of artificial insemination. According to the Scientific American blog, the success of the procedure could mean no hope for a species that has gone virtually extinct…

Oklahoma tornado chasers thrown off road as twister rips into fleeing motorists

Oklahoma tornado chasers thrown off road as twister rips into fleeing motorists (+video) (via The Christian Science Monitor) Copyright ImageClick to View Overturned trucks block a frontage road off I-40 just east of 81 in El Reno, Okla., after a tornado moved through the area on Friday.(Jim Beckel/The Oklahoman/AP) A…

Sonar image may be a new clue to Amelia Earhart’s missing plane

A team of researchers says it may be debris from Amelia Earhart’s airplane, which crashed in 1937 and was never recovered.(The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery) The blocky sonar image of the Pacific…  …

Watch: Storm chasers in Oklahoma navigate through tornado

Footage released on Friday captured one storm-chasing team’s attempts to drive near Union City, Oklahoma, in the midst of the “supercell”-driven tornadoes that tore through the state on Friday. “Oh my goodness, oh my goodness,” says Brandon Sullivan to his partner, Brett Wright, as the video begins. “Brett, turn the…

Invasive starfish species threatens Philippines coral reef considered center of biodiversity

A coral-killing starfish has begun infesting a channel of water in the Philippines famed for having some of the most diverse marine life in the world, the government said Friday. The appearance of the crown-of-thorns starfish in the Verde Island Passage could cause great damage to the area’s biodiversity, Jacob…

Florida man acquitted via ‘Stand Your Ground’ after shooting wife’s lover

On Thursday, a jury in Tampa, Florida acquitted 70-year-old retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Ralph Wald in the shooting death of his wife’s lover. According to the Tampa Bay Times, Wald’s attorney, Joe Episcopo, invoked Flordia’s “Stand Your Ground” law in defense of his client, arguing that when Wald shot…

Tea party speaker presents proof Grover Norquist is a secret Muslim: ‘He has a beard’

A speaker at a tea party event in Texas recently suggested that that anti-tax lobbyist Grover Norquist was a secret Muslim because “he has a beard.” In a video posted by the Far North Dallas Tea Party on Thursday, Texas Eagle Forum President and former Chairman of the Texas Republican…

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