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The government is getting near-daily reports — and sometimes two or three a day — of drones flying near airplanes and helicopters or close to airports without permission, federal and industry officials tell The Associated Press. It's a sharp increase from just two years ago when such reports were still unusual. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: 63 Percent Of Americans Against Personal Drones Being Allowed In US Airspace

A majority of Americans are against U.S. airspace being used for personal drones.

04/22/2014

A cyberattack similar to previous hacker intrusions from China penetrated computer networks for months at USIS, the government's leading security clearance contractor, before the company noticed, officials and others familiar with an FBI investigation and related official inquiries told The Associated Press. (credit: Patrick Lux/Getty Images)

Poll: 39 Percent Of Americans Expect Teleportation Devices In Next 50 Years

A majority of Americans say that the technological developments of the next 50 years will have a positive impact on society, with 59 percent holding an “optimistic” view of various future tech advances ranging from positive to downright pervasive.

04/17/2014

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Study: Increase In Online Information Thefts

The number of Americans who say they’ve had important personal information stolen online is on the rise, according to a Pew Research Center report released Monday.

04/14/2014

President Barack Obama addresses members of the National Action Network at their 16th annual convention on April 11, 2014 in New York City. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Of Americans Say Obama Is Mixed Race, Not Black

A new poll finds that a majority of Americans say that President Barack Obama is mixed race instead of black.

04/14/2014

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Percentage of Stay-At-Home Moms On The Rise After Decades of Decline

According to a new study by the Pew Research Center, the percentage of U.S. mothers who don’t work outside the home has risen over the past 10 years after decades of decline.

04/10/2014

The fourth annual “State of the Bible” survey was conducted just over two months ago by the Barna Group for the American Bible Society, a non-profit organization based in New York. The survey found that 88 percent of U.S. households own a Bible, but belief in the writings is waning dramatically with young Americans. (Photo by Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images)

Survey: 19 Percent Of Americans Skeptical Of The Bible

A new poll finds a sharp increase in the number of Americans who consider the Bible merely the teachings of men rather than the word of God, with nearly one-in-five Americans (19 percent) saying they are skeptical of the Bible.

04/10/2014

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Poll: 69 Percent Of Americans Say Alcohol More Harmful Than Marijuana

In a national survey that shows the American public is ready for a truce in the ongoing war on drugs, a two-thirds majority of U.S. adults (67 percent) say that the government should focus more on providing treatment for people using drugs such as heroin and cocaine instead of jail time.

04/04/2014

Four years after the law’s passage, the Affordable Care Act remains unpopular with the American public, with a majority (53 percent) of U.S. adults saying they disapprove of President Obama’s signature health care legislation. credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images

Poll: At 4-Year Anniversary, Majority Of Americans Disapprove Of Obamacare

Four years after the law’s passage, the Affordable Care Act remains unpopular with the American public, with a majority (53 percent) of U.S. adults saying they disapprove of President Obama’s signature health care legislation.

03/21/2014

In this handout image provided by Host Photo Agency, Russian President Vladimir Putin greets President Barack Obama. (credit: Guneev Sergey/Host Photo Agency via Getty Images)

Poll: Most Americans Feel US Should ‘Not Get Too Involved’ In Conflict Between Ukraine, Russia

A poll conducted by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press found that the majority of Americans feel the United States government should not get “too involved” in the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine.

03/11/2014

Young American adults, Millennials, are forging their own optimistic way into adulthood through a detachment to politics and religion, distrust of others, and low levels of financial literacy. (Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Study: Millennials Forging Optimistic Future Despite Failing Financial Behavior

Young American adults, Millennials, are forging their own optimistic way into adulthood through a detachment to politics and religion, distrust of others, and low levels of financial literacy.

03/10/2014

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