Lewinsky's ex-rabbi to speak at DNC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) CHARLOTTE, N.C. — This could get awkward. Rabbi David Wolpe of Los Angeles’ Sinai Temple, where Monica Lewinsky and her family were congregation members for decades and where Lewinsky more…

McDonald's to open vegetarian restaurants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CSMONITOR) — McDonald's Corp., the fast food chain that brought the hamburger to the world, is opening what may be its first vegetarian-only restaurants. The world's biggest hamburger more…

Pelosi: Democrat takeover of House within reach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) CHARLOTTE, N.C. — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi isn’t a mathematician, but on Wednesday she shared with reporters an intricate arithmetical formula that shows a “very more…

Pentagon: U.S. bases lack voting offices for troops

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Nearly half of all U.S. military bases around the world lack legally required facilities where troops can register to vote and get absentee ballots, the Pentagon’s inspector more…

Justice OKs New Hampshire voter-ID law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The Justice Department approved New Hampshire's new voter ID, a version that is stricter than existing rules in the Granite State, but not as restrictive as more…

Fact check: About those 4.5 million jobs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Anyone watching the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night heard the number 4.5 million several times. "Despite incredible odds and united Republican opposition, our president took more…

Dem compares GOP guv to Hitler's mistress

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEEKLYSTANDARD) — South Carolina Democratic chairman Dick Harpootlian compared his state's Republican female governor, Nikki Haley, to Hitler's mistress, Eva Braun this morning at a breakfast in Charlotte, more…

Dems move speech indoors, cite lightning

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Democrats today announced that President Barack Obama's big speech on Thursday night will move from the vast Bank of America stadium to the much-smaller Time Warner more…

Michelle Obama: 'Change is slow'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — First lady Michelle Obama lovingly praised her husband Tuesday night in a prime-time Democratic Convention speech as a devoted husband and caring father at home and more…

Obama 'to circumvent Congress for amnesty'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Democratic Party's official 2012 platform calls for generalized comprehensive immigration reform to put illegal immigrants "on a path to earn citizenship." The platform does not spell out more…