Boehner covering for Obama ... or for himself?

by Drew Zahn -- As House Speaker John Boehner continues refusing to approve a select committee to investigate the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, some are beginning to speculate the Ohio Republican more…

That whale fossil is how old?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When scientists at a Maryland museum announced the discovery of the fossil of a whale skull on the banks of the Potomac River in Virginia, they calculated the more…

The pampered, good life of Fort Hood shooter

by Chelsea Schilling -- Nearly four years after Islamist Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan shouted "Allahu akbar!" ("Allah is greater!") and brutally murdered 14 people (including an unborn baby) and injured 30 others more…

Video reveals deceit of Iran's president

by Reza Kahlili -- [jwplayer iT8zCxRk] Video courtesy of Nasim Online / Translation: Reza Kahlili In a newly revealed videotape of a pre-election interview, Iran's new president bragged about deceiving the West more…

Why did cops kill this 95-year-old in walker?

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_494061" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="John Wrana and his wife, Helen, in 2005 (Family photo from attorney Nick Grapsas)"][/caption] A 95-year-old man who served his country during World War more…

Busybody politics

by Thomas Sowell -- It is hard to read a newspaper, or watch a television newscast without encountering someone who has come up with a new "solution" to society's "problems." Sometimes it more…

George Zimmerman for president?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THEBLAZE) — Public Policy Polling, a Democratic polling firm, published a recent survey of Alaskans in which George Zimmerman is included as a possible Republican contender in the more…

Mystery: Pentagram etched in Earth's surface

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIVESCIENCE) — Conspiracy theorists, start your engines: On the wind-blown steppes of central Asia, in an isolated corner of Kazakhstan, there's a large pentagram etched into the Earth's more…

Christie, Hillary 'hottest politicians' in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CSMONITOR) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and ex-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton are the “hottest politicians” in the United States, according to a just-released Quinnipiac University more…

Amazon.com founder buying Washington Post

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — The Washington Post Co. has agreed to sell its flagship newspaper to Amazon.com founder and chief executive Jeffrey P. Bezos, ending the Graham family’s stewardship more…