Scientists know how to cure many of the ills plaguing the high seas -- that is, ocean waters farther than 200 nautical miles from shore, beyond the jurisdiction of nations.
Greensboro, North Carolina, is the first Southern city to give citizens direct control over a slice of public spending, and hopefully it won't be the last.
File this under "Breaking News That's Actually 13 Years Old." Read more about it here (or here) and watch a short video on it here.
Lee Camp is the host and head writer of the weekly television show "Redacted Tonight with Lee Camp."