'2016' Oscar snub has filmmakers claiming bias

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER) — Gerald Molen, the Oscar-winning producer of Schindler’s List, is claiming political bias because a documentary movie he produced this year isn't up for an Oscar more…

Gun-rights debate explodes: 'You shut your mouth!'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE BLAZE) — It seems the gun control debate is reignited after every tragedy involving a firearm, and the recent murder-suicide involving Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher more…

Petraeus nixed push to run for prez by Fox News

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — David Petraeus running for president, with Fox News chief Roger Ailes as his campaign manager and News Corporation boss Rupert Murdoch “bankrolling” the whole operation. That, more…

Checking in: Romney joins Marriott board

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICALTICKER.BLOGS.CNN) — Marriott International, Inc. announced Monday that former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney had rejoined their board of directors, a position he held prior to his White more…

Senate battle over veterans' gun rights

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A major defense-spending bill hit an unexpected bump on its journey through the U.S. Senate over an amendment on veterans’ gun rights, which devolved into a heated floor more…

Egypt's Morsi flees palace

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Egyptian police battled thousands of protesters outside President Mohamed Mursi's palace in Cairo on Tuesday, prompting the Islamist leader to leave the building, presidency sources said. more…

Boehner tax hike sparks conservative backlash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Dec. 4 (Bloomberg) -- House Speaker John Boehner’s proposal to generate $800 billion in new revenue “will destroy American jobs” and Republicans should oppose it, Senator Jim DeMint of South Carolina said today. The more…

Obama 'comfortable going off fiscal cliff'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEEKLYSTANDARD) — Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming believes President Barack Obama is "comfortable going off the [fiscal] cliff." "I think the president is increasingly showing his hand that more…

Sportswriter: 'NRA is new KKK'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Kansas City sportswriter Jason Whitlock loves to stoke controversy. So after he blamed Jovan Belcher's murder-suicide on the "gun culture" -- inspiring NBC Sports lecturer Bob Costas --  in an interview with more…

Ashley Judd vs. Mitch McConnell?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) The Hollywood movie star and eighth-generation Kentuckian is seriously exploring a 2014 run for the Senate to take on the powerful Republican leader, four people familiar with more…