Cruz, McConnell vie for influence

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) are competing for influence among the Senate’s 12 Republican freshmen, with the outcome potentially shaping more…

Paris attack prompts call to air 'South Park' episode

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_1576135" align="aligncenter" width="599"] Final scene of 'South Park' episode 201[/caption] TEL AVIV – Amid outcry over the deadly terrorist attack at the Paris office of the satirical more…

Jeb: Accept court rulings on 'gay' marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Has Jeb Bush offered the Republican Party a new way to talk about same-sex marriage? Fred Sainz thinks he has. Sainz grew up two doors down more…

Historian: Ben Carson didn't plagiarize

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_608989" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dr. Ben Carson[/caption] William Federer, a prolific author whose works include "America's God and Country Encyclopedia of Quotations," "Treasury of Presidential Quotations," "Endangered Speeches" more…

Boehner still may be vulnerable

by Garth Kant -- [jwplayer WVr4l3se] WASHINGTON – A review of the aftermath shows House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, did not win re-election as speaker by nearly as comfortable a margin as more…

Obama pulls a classic while cheering himself

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – On a day in which the international news cycle was dominated by the Islamic terrorist attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, more…

Paris terror: 'What we saw today is war'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1573855" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bullet hole in window at scene of Paris terror attack[/caption] Masked Islamic terrorists killed 12 people in Paris on Wednesday in a brazen attack more…

U.S. Muslim group silent on key reason for attack

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1572905" align="aligncenter" width="603"] Police on the scene of the terrorist attack in Paris, France, Wednesday, Jan. 7.[/caption] The Council on American-Islamic Relations condemned Wednesday's deadly terrorist attack more…

U.S. aerial attacks on ISIS only a 'pinprick'

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Reinforcing criticism that the U.S. aerial campaign against ISIS is ineffective, the Pentagon revealed it has engaged 3,222 targets of the Islamic State, or ISIS, in more…

New York mayor's secret past comes to light

by Aaron Klein -- Largely unreported in the news coverage of the recent race-related demonstrations is that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has a history of working with extremist activist groups more…