Zachary Dove

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How Obama's court strategy may save Obamacare

Last fall, President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid deployed the “nuclear option” to help get three liberal judges onto the D.C. Circuit appeals court.<p>Tuesday’s ruling on Obamacare is a dramatic example of why they forced the issue.<p>On Tuesday, a three-judge panel of the U.S. …

US energy boom thwarted by... bad oil field roads?

With all the money they generate, you'd be forgiven if you thought the roads to America's oil wells and shale fields would be paved in platinum and lined in gold. The reality is, though, that these roads are so devastated that they're starting to actively hurt the oil industry.<p>A large portion of …

Gallery: Darwin's Library From the HMS Beagle—The Digital Edition

More than 400 books that helped create modern evolutionary biology have been been re-assembled into an online library<p>For all five years of the 1831-1836 scientific voyage of <i>HMS Beagle,</i> young scientist Charles Darwin worked and slept in the same cabin as the ship's library. The 404-volume, …

Colorado's pot message to U.S.

With Alaska and Oregon gearing up to vote on legalizing marijuana in a few months and many other states considering it further down the road, one state is on everyone’s mind — Colorado.<p>Activists on both sides of the pot debate are pointing to the Colorado experiment — what they see as its great …

Palestinians form unity Cabinet amid Israel threat

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas swore in a national unity government Monday, formally ending a crippling seven-year split with his Islamic militant Hamas rivals but drawing Israeli threats of retaliation.<p>The formation of the unity government and Israel's tough response are part of a wider …

Netanyahu urges world not to recognise Palestinian unity government | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned on Sunday against any international rush to recognize a Palestinian government due to be announced under a unity pact between the Fatah and Hamas Islamist groups.<p>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a special …