McCain shamed on Syria at town hall

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) faced a tense town hall on Thursday in Phoenix, Ariz., with angry constituents opposing any U.S. intervention in Syria. One man, holding a more…

Man screaming 'I hate white people' attacks 3

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Gothamist) A man was arrested this afternoon in Union Square after allegedly attacking three people. According to witness Joey Boots, the African-American suspect attacked a white man around more…

Senate to vote on Syria on 9/11?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Roll Call) Rep. John Culberson, R-Texas, told reporters Thursday that House leaders expect the Senate to vote on the Syria resolution on Sept. 11. Reading an email off more…

Grimm flips to 'nay' on Syria attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Roll Call) Rep. Michael G. Grimm, R-N.Y., announced Thursday that he will withdraw his support for a U.S. military strike against the Syrian government. The second-term lawmaker and more…

Home-school parents fear Common Core's reach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) There are few things 9-year-old Rhett Ricardo relishes more than curling up on his family's living room couch and delving into a novel, like "Twenty Thousand more…

Matt Drudge rips GOP on Syria, NSA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Internet pioneer Matt Drudge may have had enough of the Republican Party. Though known to needle the GOP and its leaders from time to time, the more…

Down syndrome reversed in newborn mice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) US researchers have found a way to reverse Down syndrome in newborn lab mice by injecting an experimental compound that causes the brain to grow normally. more…