Democrats push election-year Constitution change

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday began a long-shot bid at a constitutional amendment that would limit deep-pocketed political campaign donors' influence. With plenty of politics but more…

Attkisson: Journalism's very dangerous trend

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer ptmKRznZ] (DAILYSIGNAL) — Sharyl Attkisson, an award-winning investigative reporter who resigned from CBS News earlier this year, says the news media are heading down a dangerous path more…

Seattle approves $15 minimum wage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEATTLE TIMES) The Seattle City Council unanimously approved a $15 minimum wage Monday, giving its lowest-paid workers a path over the next seven years to the nation’s highest more…

Hillary defends Bergdahl exchange

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Hillary Rodham Clinton gave a measured defense Monday of the Obama administration's controversial decision to swap five Guantanamo Bay detainees for a U.S. soldier held hostage in more…

Obama: 'Sacred rule' justifies Taliban swap

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) The U.S. has a “sacred rule” that it does not leave any prisoners behind in warfare, regardless of circumstances, President Barack Obama claimed in a June more…

Obama giving 'amnesty' to 200,000 kids by 2016

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) White House officials said Monday that they are treating a wave of youthful illegal immigrants as a “humanitarian situation” that requires billions of dollars in aid more…

Report: Bergdahl scheduled for promotion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON.CBSLOCAL) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is reportedly scheduled for a promotion. CNN’s Barbara Starr reports that a defense official said that Bergdahl will be promoted because he has more…

Army sergeant: Deserter or traitor?

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_918921" align="aligncenter" width="589" caption="U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl"][/caption] WASHINGTON – The hot question of the day had been whether the captured soldier traded for five top members more…