WASHINGTON (UPI) — A congressional research team said U.S. multinational firms were shifting massive profits to tax havens where their investments were marginal. The Congressional Research Service, a non-partisan branch […]
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (UPI) — Herbal treatments for postmenopausal symptoms can be recommended as an alternative to hormonal replacement therapy, a U.S. researcher says. Review author Iris Tong of The Warren […]
ATLANTA (UPI) — Hypothermia is most likely at cold temperatures, but it can occur even at 40 degrees F if chilled from rain, sweat or submersion, U.S. officials say. Victims […]
MINNEAPOLIS (UPI) — Young people who favor organic, local and sustainable foods are more likely to make healthier food choices, U.S. researchers say. Jennifer E. Pelletier, Melissa N. Laska, Dianne […]
BURLINGTON, Vt. (UPI) — There is growing evidence cognitive behavioral therapy — a type of talk therapy — can help patients with seasonal affective disorder, U.S. researchers say. “For the […]
TOKYO (UPI) — Primates have been found to modify their body movements to be in tune with others just like humans do, researchers in Japan say. Humans unconsciously modify their […]
TEMPE, Ariz. (UPI) — U.S. researchers say studies of spider webs have revealed why the fiber that spiders spin is, weight for weight, at least five times as strong as […]
LONDON (UPI) — British researchers say they’ve found it’s at least partially true some people are born leaders, thanks to a specific DNA sequence. Dr. Jan-Emmanuel De Neve of the […]
SAN FRANCISCO (UPI) — Apple may soon release a 128-gigabyte version of the fourth-generation iPad starting at $799, a U.S. tech site says. That will buy a WiFi only version, […]
HOUSTON (UPI) — U.S. researchers say they’ve joined a conductor and insulator into a single atoms-thick layer that may advance the ability to shrink electronic devices. Scientists at Rice University […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories.
If half a million people march for life on Washington, D.C., and the media pretend not to hear them, did they still make a statement in defense of the unborn? The corporate media flacks and their Democratic overlords would likely respond: “Did you hear about the college football player and his fake girlfriend?”
Not having a permanent partner or spouse during midlife is linked to a higher risk of premature death during that part of one’s life, U.S. researchers say.
“Smart” meters are government surveillance devices designed to accumulate data that includes day-to-day activity in such detail that the “enforcers” are actually using power usage records to obtain search warrants on homeowners.
Democrats have described a number of Republican Presidents, including Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush as being imperial Presidents. But as Barack Obama continues to push the limits of Presidential power, those who have traditionally rallied against the onset of Presidential imperialism are noticeably silent.
Gun grabbers ask why any American needs a semi-automatic assault rifle that is capable of holding more than 10 rounds of ammunition. Defenders of the 2nd Amendment say that guns offer Americans personal protection from threats to life, liberty and property. The Department of Homeland Security agrees.
Republicans and conservative Americans are still fighting Big Government in its welfare state form. Apparently, they have never heard of the militarized police state form of Big Government; or, if they have, they are comfortable with it and have no objection.
Without admitting it, the United States “vaccine court” has admitted that vaccines cause autism.
The Federal Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (aka, the absolve Big Pharma of liability at your expense program) has awarded millions of dollars to two children with autism-related disorders. It’s a tacit admission that the vaccines administered to them caused their symptoms, which the court determined fell within the bounds of autism spectrum disorder.
OKLAHOMA CITY, (UPI) — An Oklahoma house has been dubbed “The Twin House” with a third consecutive family to live there having a set of twins. Chelsea Smith of Oklahoma […]
WEST YORK, Pa., (UPI) — Family members of a Pennsylvania man who loved Burger King said they took his funeral procession through the drive-through. Linda Phiel, one of the three […]
MAHANOY CITY, Pa., (UPI) — A Pennsylvania parent said boys at her son’s high school are being forced to ask for toilet paper when they need to use the restroom. […]
JACKSONVILLE, N.C., (UPI) — The vultures were circling a North Carolina church — literally — prompting members to commission a vulture effigy to scare the real birds away. The strange […]
BARNSTABLE, Md., (UPI) — Police in Maryland say a drunk driving suspect essentially turned himself in when he drove into the back parking lot of a police station. Michael Sheehan, […]