U.S. birth rates fall to lowest since record-keeping began, despite women in their 30s and 40s having more babies. Author of “Everybody Lies” talks about what Google searches tell us about Americans and sex. Who was Uncle Sam: He was a New York meatpacker who was contracted with supplying meat to troops during the War of 1812. And China’s futuristic “car-eating,” traffic-easing bus looks like it may be a scam.
Photo: A couple in Uncle Sam hats listen to the live entertainment at Antioch’s annual Fourth of July parade and festival on July 4, 2015. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group)