National Journal Online

Space Lasers Will Beam Astronauts’ Superfast Video

"It's like upgrading from dial-up to DSL."

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:22pm

The FBI Thinks It Can Pass Off Downtown D.C. as Shanghai

The bureau turned to a Northern Virginia production company to make a film warning American students of becoming spies while studying abroad—and made us cringe in the process.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:05pm

Snowden's Journalist Friends Win Pulitzer for NSA Reporting

Is a Nobel Peace Prize next for the leaker-in-chief?

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 3:04pm

Republicans Are Openly Softening Their Tone on Same-Sex Marriage

But they have a tricky line to walk.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:48pm

Boston Debates Banning Deadliest Pathogens From New Biolab

Boston is set this week to debate whether to ban a new, downtown biodefense laboratory from studying some of the world's deadliest disease agents.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:36pm

Look Up, America: There's a 'Blood Moon' Tonight

Fingers crossed for cloudless skies for this rare celestial phenomenon.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:30pm

Google Just Bought a Drone Company That Facebook Passed On

The purchase is part of the tech giant's project to bring the Internet to the developing world.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 2:26pm

This 67-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Is Headed to Space

Well, a few microscopic parts of it are.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 12:39pm

Boehner Primary Challenger's Ad Is a Joke About Boners

"If you have a Boehner lasting more than 23 years ... ," it says.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 12:30pm

Should Congress Speed Up Its Push for Terrorism Protection?

The Terrorism Risk Insurance Act doesn't expire until the end of the year, but supporters want to reauthorize it as soon as possible.

Posted: Monday, April 14, 2014 - 12:04pm