Taliban claims capture of military dog

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) U.S.-led forces in Afghanistan are investigating Taliban claims that they have captured a dog from a military unit. Militants released video Thursday showing a dog they more…

California drought to lower hydro generation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The record drought in California will cut into the availability of water for hydropower generation in the coming months, according to the Energy Information Administration. Nearly 60% more…

Sen. Warren wants post office to offer banking services

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Digital Journal) Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren proposed that post offices should offer non-bank financial services to help the underserved. According to Boston, Warren backs a proposed idea of more…

James Carville joining Fox News as contributor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FoxNews) Veteran Democratic strategist James Carville has been hired as a Fox News contributor. The former Bill Clinton adviser will join the network to provide political commentary. Bill more…

Boehner coup in works over amnesty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Rep. Raul Labrador said House Speaker John Boehner should lose his leadership post if he pushes forward with immigration reform this year, CQ Roll Call reported. more…

Obama: 'Freedom of religion is under threat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Caller) In a speech during Thursday morning's National Prayer Breakfast, President Barack Obama acknowledged, "It's also clear that around the world, freedom of religion is under threat." more…

Bionic hand allows amputee to 'feel'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) A man who lost his left hand in a fireworks accident has described how he could feel things that he had not been able to feel more…