New DNC chair 'absentee landlord' in home district

by Art Moore -- [caption id="attachment_3531814" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Rep. Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio[/caption] It's not by chance that the newly selected permanent chairwoman of the Democratic National Convention hails from the strongest Democratic more…

Bernie gets to Hillary endorsement, eventually

by Bob Unruh -- Sen. Bernie Sanders, the runner-up in the Democratic presidential primaries to Hillary Clinton, took to the stage of the Democratic National Convention on Monday and spent nearly a more…

Michelle Obama raises Barack's birth-certificate issue

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_3531664" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Michelle Obama[/caption] Michelle Obama focused on praising Hillary Clinton Monday night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, insisting she was the only presidential more…

U.S. moves to regulate airliner exhaust

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — Jet engine exhaust from airliners endangers human health and adds to climate change, the U.S. government found Monday in taking the first step toward regulating more…

State secession talk gains steam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORTUNE) — Great Britain’s recent vote to leave the European Union has encouraged secessionists in the U.S. – from California and Texas to Vermont – who view their more…