Obamacare exchanges could function in shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) U.S. State officials behind the launch of President Barack Obama's healthcare reform on Oct. 1 say they could weather a federal government shutdown, though the scenario would more…

Lawmaker to Obama: 'You're not a dictator'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9mYzVtZTpz8t4on5T80PuRztEajQQI8Y" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Congressional Republicans should absolutely fight to defund Obamacare in a fight over funding the federal government and President Obama has no right to demand a more…

Deadly brain amoeba infects U.S. tap water

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) A deadly brain amoeba that's killed two boys this year has been found in a U.S. drinking water supply system for the first time, officials said more…

Meet 2 Democrats who voted to defund Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Caller) Two Democratic members of the House voted with Republicans Friday to defund Obamacare and fund the government until the end of the year: Utah Rep. Jim more…

Cruz, other conservatives say filibuster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Roll Call) Sen. Ted Cruz said Friday that Republican senators should, in effect, filibuster the House-passed continuing resolution in the Senate. The Texas Republican is calling on his more…

Pope: Abortion product of 'throwaway culture'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) After expressing frustration with the Roman Catholic Church's focus on hot-button doctrinal issues, Pope Francis launched a stinging attack on abortion Friday, calling it the more…