In a climate of economic uncertainty and with the American dollar continuing to slide against other currencies, raising the specter of inflation, many people have decided to convert their assets into gold in an effort to protect their hard-earned wealth.
A historic election day for Republicans also marked a groundbreaking moment for minority GOP candidates.
Republicans not only gained control of the House of Representatives on election day, but they also regained the majority of governorships in the United States.
The Republican Party scored a resounding victory in the midterm elections by picking up more than enough seats in the House of Representatives to take control from the Democrats.
New research conducted at Tufts University in Massachusetts indicates that individuals who consume greater amounts of whole grain foods may reduce their risk for developing cardiovascular disease or type 2 diabetes.
As large sections of the Midwestern United States have been battered by what some commentators have called a "historic storm," it may be a good time to remind Americans how to increase their chances of survival during similar natural disasters.
Sacramento County Sheriff John McGinness has modified his handgun carry permitting policy, prompting two Second Amendment advocacy groups to drop their lawsuit against the county and its top law enforcement official.
A Federal appeals court in Arizona has struck down a state law that requires voters to prove they are United States citizens before registering to vote.
One of the most powerful brands in the world has increased its spending on political lobbying this past year.
Internet content providers and free-speech advocates are arguing that a new Massachusetts law violates the First Amendment.