Big name senators plead for agents' freedom

by Chelsea Schilling -- Sen. John Cornyn With only one week left until Inauguration Day, lawmakers are urging President George Bush to pardon imprisoned Border Patrol agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean. more…

Agent 'has butterflies' over chance for reprieve

by Chelsea Schilling -- Imprisoned agent Jose Compean With guarded optimism and a resolve to support for her family, imprisoned Border Patrol agent Jose Compean's wife is awaiting George Bush's final decision more…

Compean finally speaks from behind prison bars

by Chelsea Schilling -- Imprisoned agent Jose Compean Imprisoned Border Patrol agent Jose Compean is finally speaking out from behind bars, asking for America's help in contacting President Bush for an 11th-hour more…

Bush grants federal aid for Obama inauguration

by Chelsea Schilling -- President Bush declared a state of emergency in the District of Columbia today and ordered the use of federal funds for Barack Obama's inauguration. "An emergency exists in more…

Bush on border agents: 'I'm not talking pardons'

by Chelsea Schilling -- Ignacio Ramos and Jose Alonso Compean President Bush has extensively discussed his immigration reform policy in exit interviews and given a $60,000 bonus to a Border Patrol chief more…

Has Pepsi gone 'gay'?

by Chelsea Schilling -- One of America's favorite soft drink brands has donated more than a million dollars to homosexual groups – and refuses to give to organizations opposes to homosexuality, one more…

Thrift stores exempted from 'financial doomsday'

by Chelsea Schilling -- The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced today that a new government regulation scheduled to take effect next month will not force thrift and consignment stores to adhere to more…

Is Feb. 10 financial doomsday for thousands?

by Chelsea Schilling -- Jacobsen Books in Clinton, Wis. A new government regulation scheduled to take effect next month has thousands of retailers, thrift stores and small businesses worried they will be more…

Obama's ICE candidate pleads for agents' pardon

by Chelsea Schilling -- Miguel Contrera Upon hearing that he was one of Barack Obama's candidates to head Immigration and Customs Enforcement, one federal investigative official's first act was to write an more…

Homeschooling goes boom in America

by Chelsea Schilling -- A homeschooling movement is sweeping the nation – with 1.5 million children now learning at home, an increase of 75 percent since 1999. The Department of Education's National more…