In August 1971 the Nixon White House asked the FBI to do a background check on Daniel Schorr -- who at that time was on the administration's infamous "enemies list" because he was a hard-working, deep-digging, exposer of corruption and wrongdoing with CBS News.
Files just posted at FBI.gov now reveal that the "dirt" the FBI dug up on Dan proved that he was ... a hard-working, deep-digging, exposer of corruption and wrongdoing with CBS News.
Sunlight pours a lot of energy onto the surface of the Earth. But one huge challenge is to figure out how to capture that energy and turn it into fuels to power our cars and trucks.
Fossil fuels won't last forever, so scientists and engineers are looking for new and efficient ways to capture solar energy for fuel. One promising technique relies on a common material most people have never heard of: the element cerium.
A challenge involving Rahm Emanuel's legal residence has been turned down by the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners. So the former congressman and former chief of staff in the Obama White House can continue his bid to be Chicago's next mayor.