Pelosi defends faked diversity photo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YAHOO! NEWS) As part of the festivities marking the first day of the 113th Congress, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi organized a photo op on Thursday with female Democratic more…

Can trillion-dollar coins save economy?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) With President Obama having kicked off debt ceiling negotiations by vowing not to negotiate over the debt ceiling, a new option for paying off the nation’s more…

Unemployment rate stays at 7.8%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers added 155,000 jobs in December, a steady gain that shows hiring held up during the tense negotiations to resolve the fiscal cliff. The more…

Court OKs 'flipping bird' at cop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) —A Vietnam veteran and retired airline pilot arrested after giving the finger to a police officer can sue police for malicious prosecution, a federal appeals more…

Brigitte Bardot threatens to leave France

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PARIS (AP) — Sex symbol-turned-animal rights activist Brigitte Bardot is threatening to join actor Gerard Depardieu in Russian exile unless France halts the scheduled euthanasia of two sick more…

Biden mocks Allen West

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TCPALM.COM) WASHINGTON — Vice President Joe Biden dropped by a rooftop party for U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy near the Capitol on Thursday, capping a frenzied first day for District 18's more…

Al 'Jazeera' Gore rebuffs Glenn Beck bid

by Kathy Shaidle -- Rush Limbaugh Bestselling author Mark Steyn sat in for Rush Limbaugh on New Year's Eve, seeing off 2012 with his frank analysis of the official report on the more…