Walker would sign 20-week abortion ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Shifting his tone to reassure social conservatives, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker declared Tuesday that he intends to sign a state law in the coming months that more…

2 leading GOP contenders ... for 2020

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (American Spectator) -- Ambitious politicians never openly root for their party’s presidential nominee to lose. Even if that’s what they probably secretly want. When Republican standard-bearer Bob Dole more…

Atheist journalist probes Jesus, and then ...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE BLAZE) — Journalist and pastor Lee Strobel was once an atheist who rejected any notion of the supernatural, but after spending two years interviewing experts and diving more…

Obamacare: Failing the common people

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Portside) -- Hard to believe it's been five years since Congress passed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on March 23, 2010. The bloviating, vein-popping right-wing still goes ballistic more…

Major retailer to cut thousands of jobs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Target's chief executive, Brian Cornell, said Tuesday the retailer will cut several thousand jobs within the next two years as part of a $2 billion cost more…

Stocks lower, Nasdaq fails to hold 5,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks pulled back from recent highs to close lower in light volume trade on Tuesday, as investors weighed soft auto sales and looked ahead to more…

Vatican on alert for ISIS attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SYDNEY MORNING HERALD) The Vatican is on alert in case of an attack by Islamist militants against the city-state or Pope Francis, but officials are not aware of more…