1. Huckabee puts Christ back into Christmas

    ... involves Huckabee at 11 years old telling his parents that if they wouldn't buy him an electric ... pilgrimages are marathons, not sprints." Asked what he most learned from his 2008 presidential run ... for president in 2012 until after the midterm elections in 2010. "My focus right now is on doing

  2. Judge denies Allen West motion in Palm Beach County

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    ... (Palm Beach Post) A Palm Beach County Circuit Court judge today denied U.S. Rep. Allen West's ... in the District 18 congressional race. Meanwhile efforts to finish counting Palm Beach County ballots

  3. Snowden charged with espionage in sealed complaint

    NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden

    ... of Virginia, a jurisdiction where Snowdens former employer, Booz Allen Hamilton, is headquartered

  4. Muhammad guiltyof capital murder

    ... After deliberating for less than seven hours, jurors in Virginia Beach, Va., found John Allen ... Allen Muhammad The jury concluded Muhammad used a rifle, a beat-up car and a teen-ager who ... , filed under a post-9-11 anti-terrorism law, that alleged they terrorized the Washington, D.C. area

  5. Hollowed out: U.S. Army fights brain drain

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    ... and bright. The air smells like freshly mown grass at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, just outside Washington DC ... to keep out the sun. The classroom is filled with Iraq veterans, including Capt Jason Allen, a 31

  6. Bachmann takes to pulpit

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    ... in church with Michele Bachmann, struggling toward the finish line in Iowa where voters will cast ... the first ballots of the 2012 presidential season on Tuesday. Bachmann carried her own Bible as she

  7. Microsoft founder invests $40m in foreign vote-count firm

    Paul Allen

    ... [caption id="attachment_718671" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Paul Allen"][/caption ... ] Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, a supporter of President Obama, is investing $40 million in Scytl ... , the Spain-based firm that in January 2012 acquired 100 percent of SOE Software, the leading software

  8. The answer to the GOPs youth crisis

    ... still came out in droves for Obama. But the GOPs youth problem predates Barack Obama. In 2004

  9. No more Karl Rove candidates!

    ... were George Allen in Virginia, Tommy Thompson in Wisconsin, Connie Mack in Florida and Heather Wilson ... the richest super PAC in 2012 (American Crossroads, which reportedly spent $300 million in the 2012 election ... predictions that "Romney will win Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, New Hampshire, Ohio, Iowa

  10. Requiem for the loony tea party

    ... , the big loser was the tea party. That's nowhere more true than in Virginia, where Republicans ... positions sent Virginia women voters flocking to Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe. In exit polls ... for McAuliffe. Strangely enough, Virginia Republicans weren't satisfied with Cuccinelli's