President Barack Obama says officials from all levels of government will do everything they can to help victims of Hurricane Isaac. On Monday, he met with residents in hard-hit St. John the Baptist Parish, not far from New Orleans. (Sept. 3)
1America: When I was a kid, being American was to lead the world in science. Ben Franklin. Alexander Graham Bell. Thomas Edison. Jonas Salk. Albert Einstein. I watched Americans walk on the moon. I thought that by now, in 2017, we'd be on Mars or have cancer cured, not marching in the streets to defend science from idiots.