Ryan surprised by voters in 'urban areas'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Representative Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin on Monday blamed Democratic turnout in “urban areas” for the loss by the Republican presidential ticket last week, saying he more…

Best and worst pollsters in presidential race

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PATHEOS) — Nate Silver has gotten a lot of press for his near perfect election night predictions. In 2008 Silver gained popularity and influence after he called 49 more…

Romney's loss closes out 'Mormon moment'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RELIGION.BLOGS.CNN) — Mitt Romney’s defeat appears to close out a years-long “Mormon moment,” a period of national fascination with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It more…

Petraeus whistleblower, husband are 'broke'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — The housewife and whistle blower at the center of the David Petraeus sex scandal and another involving General John Allen may have been hoping for some more…

Broadwell's father: 'Truth will come out'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHRISTIAN POST) — The father of Paula Broadwell, the author and military reservist at the center of the extramarital affair involving former CIA director David Petraeus, has described more…

Labor presses Obama on tax hikes for rich

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Labor leaders planned to press U.S. President Barack Obama Tuesday to stay strong in his push for higher taxes on upper-income earners, labor officials more…

FBI does 'consensual' search at mistress' home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THEBLAZE) — Despite being initially described as a raid by multiple sources, the FBI is now saying that the search of Paula Broadwell’s home is “consensual” and part more…

Woman runs over husband for not voting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KPHO) — A Gilbert man was in critical condition and his wife under arrest after she allegedly ran him over with the family SUV on Saturday night during more…

Petraeus FBI agent sent shirtless photos of self

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — A federal agent who launched the investigation that ultimately led to the resignation of Central Intelligence Agency chief David Petraeus was barred from taking part in more…

Poll watcher sees Romney ballots changed

by Bob Unruh -- Up to 10 percent of the ballots cast at a polling station in Pennsylvania reverted to a default, which gave Barack Obama a vote no matter who the more…