Jack Lew expected to be next Treasury secretary

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) White House chief of staff Jack Lew is President Barack Obama's expected pick to lead the Treasury Department, with an announcement possible before the end more…

The day the president died

by Jim Fletcher -- All of us old enough to remember have "the story" of where we were when John F. Kennedy was murdered in Dallas. Mine isn't important, either. The point more…

GOP lawmaker: Let's cut spending now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer 3YHR6gUR] The fiscal cliff and an an awkward vote for speaker of the House meant a rocky start to 2013 for House Republicans, but Rep. Doug Collins, more…

City lets church minister to homeless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A northern California church, Mercy Way Rescue, has found itself victorious in a fight with the city in Placerville over a conditional use permit it needed to minister more…

Art does a body good

by Marisa Martin -- Will future physicians carry a stethoscope, thermometer and DVD of "Annie Get Your Gun" in case it's indicated? If medical research sticks to its current story, it's a more…

Real gun threat: Illegal-alien street gangs

by Aaron Klein -- With the national debate focused on civilian gun control, is perhaps the biggest armed threat within the U.S. being minimized? According to the FBI, criminal street gangs – more…