The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) refuses to take marijuana off its Schedule I classification as a dangerous narcotic with "a high potential for abuse" and "no currently accepted medical use."
- But the DEA will loosen restrictions, allowing for the possibility of more medical marijuana research, which kind of exposes the hypocrisy of the decision to not reclassify.
- The DEA also reportedly spies on Americans' travel information as a means of seizing huge amounts of cash in order to "feed the monster." The monster, in this case, being the agency's budget.
- Donald Trump says he'll be happy to debate Hillary Clinton if there's a "fair moderator."
- Ethicists say Clinton violated the "spirit" of her pledge to keep State Department business and Clinton Foundation business separate.
- Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan demands the U.S. extradite exiled cleric Fethullah Gulen, who Erdogan blames for last month's failed coup attempt.
- Laziness is a sign of intelligence, according to scientists at Florida Gulf Coast University.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.
Many arms of government are unpopular with large swathes of the American population.
Navy Confirms Authenticity of UFO Videos Published by Blink-182 Frontman's Extraterrestrial Research Organization
The videos show a U.S. military jet's encounter with what appears to be a fast-moving, unidentified object.
The U.S. incarcerates people for petty crimes at an alarming rate.