The civil war of 2016

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — Imagine Tea Party extremists seizing control of a South Carolina town and the Army being sent in to crush the rebellion. This farcical vision is more…

Amish enjoy unexpected boom in numbers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Practitioners of one of America’s fastest-growing and dynamic religious communities still get to Sunday services by horse and buggy. The country’s famously technology-shunning “Old Orders” Amish may appear more…

AFL-CIO unleashing 400,000 'volunteers' for Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The nation’s largest labor federation says it is ready to unleash a new and improved political program ahead of the November elections, with expanded outreach and more…

U.N. urged to probe China’s 1-child policy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A coalition of human rights groups is calling on the United Nations to investigate China’s family planning law to focus international attention on forced abortions, sterilization and other abuses more…

3 U.S. soldiers shot dead in Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) A man in an Afghan uniform shot and killed three American troops Friday morning in southern Afghanistan, the U.S. military command said, in the third attack on more…

Grads lament 'Obama That I Used to Know'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) He may still draw huge crowds of screaming fans, but after four years of high unemployment, two college graduates are lamenting that President Obama is not more…

Road crew paints yellow line over dead raccoon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JOHNSTOWN TRIBUNE DEMOCRAT) Sean McAfee of Johnstown did a double take on his way home from work late last week. What caught the biker’s attention was a dead raccoon more…