Steve Russell
11/7/14
On October 29, three giant panda cubs celebrated 100 days of life at Chimelong Safari Park in Guangzhou, China...
Steve Russell
10/31/14
This column comes out on Halloween, the iconic day to notice the fearsome October Surprise that has come to hand the Senate to the Republicans...
Steve Russell
10/24/14

Those of us who carry indigenous genetic material today descend from the survivors of biological warfare on a cataclysmic scale, principally smallpox and measles, both diseases caused by viruses that require no direct contact to spread and can survive on dry surfaces....

Steve Russell
9/27/14
Who are these people, anyway? President Obama calls them ISIL, a convention adopted by the State Department earlier this year...
ICTMN Staff
9/26/14
A workplace beheading in Moore, Oklahoma is sending shockwaves through the country in the wake of videotaped beheadings by Islamic State militants, although police say it does not ...
Vincent Schilling
9/12/14
Last Thursday, North Carolina Senatorial Candidates Speaker Thom Tillis and incumbent Senator Kay Hagan (D-NC) held their state debate which was televised on C-SPAN...
Steve Russell
9/5/14
Reacting to property damage and injuries and even deaths caused by haboobs in the Arizona desert, the Arizona Department of Transportation is running the #HaboobHaiku challenge to ...
Steve Russell
8/15/14

This op-ed was first published on August 15.  It has been rewritten  to account for subsequent events, including a link to a report from the helicopter crash on Mount Sinjar, the Kurdish PKK (considered a terrorist organization by Turkey) throwing in with the Peshmerga, Al Qaeda in the Arabia...

Steve Russell
7/4/14
This column appears on the holiday declared inaccurately to be the birthday of the United States of America...