Jason Measeles

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Here's What Happens If You Don't Sign Up For Obamacare

But the vast majority of uninsured Americans — the very people the Affordable Care Act is meant to help — still have no idea whether they'll need to enroll or not.<p>According to a recent survey, nearly two-thirds of uninsured Americans say they haven't decided whether or not they'll buy health …

ROBERT GATES: The Biggest Threat To National Security Is Located In DC

Popular Mechanics posted some of his comments, including how the biggest threat to national security is a divisive political system that's too paralyzed to act on any issue:<p>"I think the biggest threat to our future sits in Washington, D.C., and not someplace else. The rest of the problems of the …

National Security

A Lot Of People Are Wondering Whether Edward Snowden Actually Wrote His Scathing Statement

Slate's Farhad Manjoo first wondered if National Security Agency leak source Edward Snowden actually wrote the statement released by WikiLeaks Monday night, pointing to the unusual use of the plural "have been" to refer to the United States of America.<p>WikiLeaks has now edited that portion of the …

Surveillance

Microbes to be 'last survivors' on future Earth

<b>The last surviving creatures on Earth will be tiny organisms living deep underground, according to scientists.</b><p>Researchers used a computer model to assess our planet's fate billions of years from now.<p>They found that as the Sun becomes hotter and brighter, only microbes would be able cope with the …

St Andrews

President Of Ecuador: We Helped Snowden Leave Hong Kong By Mistake

Snowden was Russia's responsibility and would have to reach Ecuadorean territory before the country would consider any asylum request, the president said in an interview on Monday.<p>"Are we responsible for getting him to Ecuador? It's not logical. The country that has to give him a safe conduct …

Surveillance

Snowden applies for political asylum in Russia, rants against Obama administration

Professed NSA leaker Edward Snowden has applied for political asylum in Russia, but President Vladimir Putin says he can stay only if he stops "damaging our American partners." Only hours later, Snowden released a statement railing against the U.S. government.<p>Russia was one of about 20 countries …