Billionaire candy heiress kills woman in crash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) Jacqueline Badger Mars, the 73-year-old heiress of the Mars candy empire, has been involved in a car crash in Virginia that killed an 86-year-old grandmother more…

Bearded Muslim boys booted from school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) Both 14-year-olds had been placed in "isolation" from the start of the new term at Mount Carmel Roman Catholic High School in Accrington, Lancashire. Talks were more…

Feds: No sand castles on beach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) The federal government shutdown has washed away - at least for now - a long-standing sand castle contest that raises money for arts programs at more…

Court: Wooden-spoon spanking not child abuse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) A Santa Clara County woman who spanked her 12-year-old daughter in the rear with a wooden spoon should not have been labeled a child abuser, more…

Is this supernatural event a sign from God?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXAMINER.COM) Pastor John Hagee writes, “something is about to change,” the subtitle of his new book, Four Blood Moons that releases Tuesday, October 8th. He explores the supernatural connection between the more…

Poll: Obama approval slumps to 37%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans are holding Republicans primarily responsible for the partial government shutdown as public esteem sinks for all players in the impasse, President Barack Obama among more…

Boehner: Obama wants 'unconditional surrender' from GOP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) WASHINGTON — Speaker of the House John Boehner said Tuesday afternoon that President Barack Obama was requesting “unconditional surrender” from Republicans in exchange for any kind of negotiations. more…

Couple accused of keeping 4 boys in filth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) DENVER — A Denver couple accused of keeping four malnourished young children in a filthy apartment pleaded guilty to neglecting three other children under strikingly similar conditions in more…

Did Obama swap 'black' detention sites for ships?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Instead of sending suspected terrorists to Guantanamo Bay or secret CIA ‘‘black’’ sites for interrogation, the Obama administration is questioning terrorists for as long as more…

Congress less popular than potholes, dog poop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Congress has suffered fromincreasingly lower approval ratings during the now eight-day long government shutdown, and on Tuesday we got some new comparisons to help put that into perspective. more…