By Rand Paul
Obama acts as though we no longer have a Constitution
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Scientists say they have found the first solid archaeological evidence that some of the earliest American colonists survived harsh conditions by resorting to cannibalism.
Amateur cave explorers have found a new family of spiders in the Siskiyou Mountains of Southern Oregon, and scientists have dubbed it Trogloraptor _ Latin for cave robber _ for their fearsome front claws.
The world's largest museum complex is being mapped room by room through a partnership with Google.
The military history of Japan's samurai is book-ended not by violence, but by diplomacy and civil service. "Samurai: The Warrior Transformed," at National Geographic explores the nonmilitary roles of the samurai throughout Japan's history.
A prehistoric monster snake the length of a school bus that likely fed on supersize turtles and crocodiles has made its way to the Smithsonian Institution for an exhibit opening Friday.
The highly anticipated "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2" will open at the Smithsonian Institution's Imax theaters in the District and Northern Virginia in the coming days.
D.C. officials are preparing residents for a government shutdown this weekend. Mayor Vincent C. Gray will talk to residents at a 2 p.m. press conference, which will include Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, the District of Columbia's nonvoting House member.