FBI shuts alleged online drug website, Silk Road

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) U.S. law enforcement authorities have shut down "Silk Road," an anonymous Internet marketplace for illegal drugs like heroin and cocaine and criminal activities such as murder for more…

Democrats pay union members to protest WWII vets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Powerline) It appears that the Obama administration is violating the First Rule of Holes. Yesterday the administration looked awful when it “closed” and barricaded the World War II more…

Judge orders monitor for Sheriff Joe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the appointment of an independent monitor and a community advisory board to ensure that an Arizona sheriff is complying with more…

Iran's cyber-warfare commander shot dead

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Mojtaba Ahmadi, who served as commander of the Cyber War Headquarters, was found dead in a wooded area near the town of Karaj, north-west of the more…

California exchange overstated Web traffic for launch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) California's health insurance exchange vastly overstated the number of online hits it received Tuesday during the rollout of Obamacare. State officials said the Covered California more…

Harry Reid sets trap with 'negotiation' offer

by Jack Minor -- While some mainstream media outlets are reporting that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., has blinked in the budget debate, the supposed compromise could be nothing more than more…

Open WWII memorial or be sued, Obama told

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A team of legal experts is telling President Obama something he probably wasn't counting on when the White House, as reported by Rep. Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., decided to more…

GOP congressman: Shutdown 'dangerous'

by Bob Unruh -- A GOP member of the U.S. House has been quoted in recent days calling fellow Republicans "lemmings" and blasting moves that allowed the funding for the federal government more…

How Steve King will kill amnesty bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONAL JOURNAL) — There's no telling when an immigration bill will come to the House floor, what it will say, or who will support it. Only one thing's more…