Spicer: Trump thought House health bill was 'bad deal'

by Art Moore -- [caption id="attachment_3864641" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President-elect Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc. (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Despite his support for the failed House health-care bill, President Trump knew when more…

Italy may soon offer women paid 'menstrual leave'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HEATSTREET) — Italy could soon become the first Western country to offer paid “menstrual leave” to female workers. The proposed law is currently being debated in the country’s more…

Dow posts 8-day slide, longest since 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mostly lower on Monday as investors reassessed the prospects of key White House proposals, including tax reform, coming to fruition. "When you look more…

Pamela Geller: Obama's FBI 'wanted us dead'

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2729495" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pamela Geller[/caption] Pamela Geller, a free-speech activist and harsh critic of Islamic supremacism, has charged that the FBI, under Barack Obama, likely wanted her more…

Sessions takes drastic action with sanctuary cities

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4067941" align="aligncenter" width="599"] Former Sen. Jeff Sessions just took office as President Trump's new attorney general[/caption] U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Monday that jurisdictions must demonstrate more…

'Religious left' emerging as U.S. political force

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Since President Donald Trump's election, monthly lectures on social justice at the 600-seat Gothic chapel of New York's Union Theological Seminary have been filled to capacity more…