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…

Librarians confronted over ban on books

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Librarians across America are set to observe"Banned Books Week" by highlighting titles that recently have faced censorship. But the librarians themselves this year are being accused of banning more…

Obama: 'They're trying to mess with me!'

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — It's not all about Obama, after all. Speaking at a Ford plant near Kansas City, Mo., the president accused conservative Republicans of holding the nation hostage more…

House OKs spending bill to defund Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) House Republicans passed their stopgap funding bill Friday to keep government open while terminating the new health care law, setting up a final showdown next week more…

Chuck Norris dodges deadly school lunches

by Chuck Norris -- Chuck, I appreciate all you've written in the past two weeks about improving public school lunches. As a parent, however, I find the safest and most nutritious way more…

HIV-positive porn stars demand condoms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — A handful of HIV-positive porn actors called on the adult film industry Wednesday to require that condoms be used on all film sets, saying more…