Obama's 'mixed signals'
causing global instability

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON – While President Obama told West Point graduates Wednesday he “believes in American exceptionalism,” his foreign-policy track record doesn't reflect it, which is weakening U.S. influence worldwide, more…

VA hands out millions in bonuses since 2011

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON – More than 12,000 Veterans Administration employees in several states have received nearly $9 million in bonuses since 2011, according to a government watchdog group. To add more…

GOP fights for states
struggling with Obamacare

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON – Republicans in Congress are pressing the Obama administration for answers about why officials are proposing to penalize states for significant backlogs of Medicaid applications, which have more…

GOP not buying Obama's excuses
for veteran deaths

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON – Republicans demanded accountability from top White House officials and even the president as more whistleblowers came forward Tuesday with troubling first-hand accounts of delays in treatment more…

Congressman: Obama
empowering Boko Haram

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON – A congressman is warning that Barack Obama's terrorism policies not only appease Islamic jihadists such as the al-Qaida-linked Boko Haram, they empower such radicals, possibly contributing more…

Boy killed because he might grow up Christian

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Christian girl who fled Nigeria after Islamic terrorists killed her family on Tuesday relayed to journalists in Washington the macabre conversation Boko Haram members more…

Lawmaker's hearing on 'tyranny' targets AG

by Alana Cook -- A Pennsylvania lawmaker, tired of the "tyranny" of elected officials simply changing laws they don't like, has held a hearing on his plan to impeach state Attorney General more…

'Making sure President Obama looked good'

by Alana Cook -- WASHINGTON — A White House email that appears to reveal the Obama administration was "making sure President Obama looked good" in the aftermath of an organized terror attack on more…