During a meeting at the White House with a group of newly-elected governors, Texas Gov.-Elect Greg Abbott said he voiced concerns to administration officials about how immigration policy is affecting the state. (Dec. 5)
KCAL 9 News from Los Angeles, California.
Matt Taylor is a key member of a team that managed to land a space probe on a faraway comet moving more than 100,000 miles per hour. But for many gender activists, it was the allegedly sexist shirt he wore at a press conference that riveted their attention. Are the sciences steeped in sexism? The Factual Feminist dives into the data on women in science and science education.
Dec. 5 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama is set to nominate Ashton Carter to succeed Chuck Hagel as U.S. Secretary of Defense later today. Bloombergs Peter Cook examines his resume and chances of confirmation to the position. He speaks on Bloomberg Surveillance.
Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in Phoenix Thursday night after an unarmed black man was shot dead by police. Demonstrators blocked streets and marched to the Phoenix police department.
When the GOP takes control of the U.S. Senate, Oklahoma's James Inhofe a global warming denierbecomes chair of the Environment Committee.
Emboldened House Republicans issued a stern rebuke to President Barack Obama over immigration Thursday, passing a bill declaring his executive actions to curb deportations "null and void and without legal effect." (Dec. 4)
The Affordable Care Act's mandate to convert paper medical records into electronic files has some medical providers heading to the cloud to store sensitive patient information and that is raising security concerns. Chuck Coppola reports.
Ted Cruz speaks a Weekly Standard event.
HHS says increased use of information technology from 2010 to 2013 helped save the lives of some 50,000 patients. The report reinforces how IT and healthcare are combining for better medicine and more jobs. Chuck Coppola reports.
North Korea has refused to deny its involvement in the hacking of Sony Pictures, telling people to 'wait and see'. The FBI is investigating the hacking attack, which caused major internal computer problems at the film studio. Sony's corporate email and other internal systems were knocked offline. Sony workers reportedly saw a message appear on their computer screens that said "Hacked by #GOP", which may be the initials of a group calling itself Guardians of Peace.