GOP elites seek 'consensus' candidate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A group of movement conservatives has called an emergency meeting in Texas next weekend to find a “consensus” Republican presidential hopeful, POLITICO has learned. “You and your spouse more…

Trump's new 'Celebrity Apprentice' crew

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Mob boss widow Victoria Gotti, singer Clay Aiken and IndyCar champ Michael Andretti are on tap for the next edition of NBC's "Celebrity Apprentice." Host Donald Trump announced more…

Christian university sues feds over Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Colorado Christian University in Lakewood is taking the federal government to court. The school says it’s being coerced into violating its deeply-held religious beliefs. The beliefs involve strong more…

Bachmann suspends presidential campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Reporting from West Des Moines, Iowa— In the wake of a bottom-feeder finish in the Iowa GOP caucuses, Michele Bachmann ended a presidential bid Wednesday that once held more…

Latin oil supplies for U.S. start to dry up

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The political and environmental debates swirling around the proposed $7 billion Keystone XL pipeline from Canada to Texas miss a crucial point, energy analysts say: The Canadian oil more…

USPS memo highlights privacy violations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The U.S. Postal Service has quietly sought to “immunize” itself from Privacy Act challenges to its address-correction service, a program that gives credit, marketing and data-service providers access more…

Obama bypasses Congress to appoint watchdog

by -NO AUTHOR- -- President Barack Obama will use a recess appointment to install Richard Cordray as director of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, a new federal watchdog agency that’s the centerpiece more…

Rick Perry to 'reassess' campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — After a disappointing fifth-place finish in Tuesday's Iowa caucuses, Texas Governor Rick Perry said he is going home to Texas to assess "whether there is a more…