Massive land-acquisition bill before House

by Sarah Foster -- Despite all-out efforts in opposition by property-rights advocates and groups like the National Taxpayers Union, a highly controversial, multi-billion-dollar land acquisition bill -- which opponents have managed to more…

'Keep Elian Free' nationwide protests

by Sarah Foster -- Americans who support the right of Elian Gonzalez to be stay in this country will have a chance to take that message to the public next week in more…

Waco expert's death 'suspicious'

by Sarah Foster -- The mysterious death of a key figure in the ongoing Waco congressional investigation may not have been from natural causes, according to attorney David T. Hardy, who fears more…

President targets more monuments

by Sarah Foster -- It's Earth Day 2000. And as President Clinton, assisted by key agency heads, finalizes plans to add more national monuments to his "Lands Legacy," ranchers, farmers, and residents more…

Elian and Eliza in Icy Waters

by Sarah Foster -- The year is 1850 or thereabouts, an early spring evening. In an inn by a riverbank a young woman is anxiously waiting for a boatman whom she hopes more…

355,000-acre 'land grab' on fast track

by Sarah Foster -- President Clinton has stirred up a hornet's nest in central California. Several hundred loggers, ranchers, snowmobilers, horseback enthusiasts, youth camp leaders and others rallied in four separate cities more…

Judge puts brakes on Census Bureau

by Sarah Foster -- Americans who refuse to answer questions they consider invasive on their Census questionnaires will be able to sleep a little easier -- at least for now. A federal more…

7 years of hell at hands of IRS

by Sarah Foster -- Seven years after its unannounced raid on his home, the Internal Revenue Service is still demanding that an Alabama inventor fork over $2 million it says he owes more…

The 40-year gun grab

by Sarah Foster -- For nearly 40 years, a few groups on the political right have sounded the alarm over a seemingly absurd scenario -- that gun control legislation was actually a more…

U.N. coming for your guns

by Sarah Foster -- American gun owners and advocacy groups like the National Rifle Association are suddenly finding that when it comes to firearms legislation, they had better pay attention to what's more…