Its central feature, the GOP presidential candidate says, is a 20 percent flat tax on income. Also today, the Texas governor said it's "fun to poke" at President Obama over the so-called birther issue.
Some 73 million sharks are killed each year for their fins. Despite increased public awareness, large-scale operations are still open for business in many countries, new images show.
Nearly 700 Native American children in South Dakota are being removed from their homes every year, sometimes in questionable circumstances.
A year-long survey revealed the last living rhino was poached in 2010. It was found with a bullet in its leg and with its horn cut off.
A new video game makes use of that guitar that's been hibernating in your attic.
Experts voted to recommend to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that all 11- and 12-year-old boys be vaccinated with Gardasil, Merck's vaccine against human papillomavirus. Vaccinations could start as early as age 9.
They've been drumming more than the neighbors and many other protesters want. Could the rhythmic beating lead to the New York protest's demise?
The president's plan would help homeowners refinance with lower rates even if their homes are worth less than what they owe. This idea has been around for a while, and the economists who proposed it say it could work if it's done on a...
The Boston Globe collected fish samples from across the state and learned from scientists that 48 percent were mislabeled. In many cases, cheaper species were substituted for higher end species in restaurants, seafood markets and grocery stores.
In the annual ranking, the U.S. trails only Singapore, Hong Kong and New Zealand. Business in the U.S. still complain about the corporate tax code, however.