Elizabeth Warren Has A Real Plan To Drain The Swamp In Washington

WASHINGTON ― The discussion at the Center for American Progress’ “Ideas Conference” on Tuesday stuck mostly to the conventional Democratic script. But not Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.). Other lawmakers and policy experts gathered at Washington’s Four Seasons Hotel focused on defending the Barack Obama-era status quo against President Donald Trump’s onslaught, rather than on proposing […]

Australia Floats Plan To Keep Corals Cool In A Warming World

WASHINGTON — In a desperate attempt to protect Great Barrier Reef corals from bleaching, Australian researchers have come up with a plan to circulate cool ocean water onto a handful of critical reef sites. To be clear, no one is proposing this as a solution to what’s threatening Earth’s largest living structure, which has been hammered in […]

At 21, This Breakout NBA Star Has A Wellness Plan Even Mortals Can Follow

Aaron Gordon entered the NBA in 2014 as an enticing young prospect who’d already achieved tremendous success at every major level. After capturing two California state championships and dominating the AAU circuit, he earned MVP honors from the highly prestigious McDonald’s All-American Game ― an award previously won by the likes of LeBron James, Jabari […]

Jets Running Back Has Creative Plan To Bring Attention To The Horrors Of Gun Violence

When the NFL told players this season that they could dedicate a piece of their uniforms to a cause or charity they wanted to highlight, Bilal Powell knew right away what he wanted to do. So on Monday night, the soft-spoken New York Jets running back plans to use his cleats to send a loud […]

Fiber to the Home is Dead. The Plan: Shut Off the Wires and Replace it with Wireless Vaporware.

The Promise: The Boston Globe wrote in April, 2016 that Boston is supposed to have FiOS, a fiber to the home service, deployed to 100% of the city within six years. “FiOS rollout in Boston could take up to 6 years “Verizon is finally ready to offer its high-speed fiber optic service to Boston — […]

U.S. Consumer Agency Unveils Plan To Toughen Regulations On Debt Collection Industry

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. watchdog for consumer finances unveiled on Thursday a major proposal to toughen regulation of the multibillion-dollar debt collection industry, with a focus on keeping agencies from pushing people to pay debts they do not owe, informing borrowers of their rights and cutting down on calls to debtors. “Today we are […]