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Protesters against the Dakota Access pipeline at the Oceti Sakowin camp in North Dakota, which a new study found to be the best-run state financially. (David Goldman/AP Photo)Comparing financial health, fiscal responsibility, and socioeconomic outcomes such as unemployment.


2016-12-06 04:00:22 -0700

A U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt aircraft from Bagram Air Base flies a combat mission over AfghanistanA study that proposed cutting a huge chunk from the Pentagon budget was covered up amid concerns it would lead to spending being slashed.


2016-12-05 21:33:30 -0700

SCOTUS sides with Samsung in patent fight with Apple. (Getty Images)The Supreme Court threw out an appeals court ruling that said the company had to pay $399 million for copying Apple's designs.


2016-12-06 11:22:09 -0700