Obama tips hand on 2 major initiatives

by Drew Zahn -- For the next two years, President Barack Obama's political agenda will be tempered by opposition from a Republican Congress, but that doesn't mean the man who ran on more…

Poll: Obama, Hillary most admired in world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GALLUP) — PRINCETON, N.J. -- Americans continue to name Hillary Clinton as the woman living anywhere in the world whom they admire most, and name Barack Obama as more…

Russians wipe feet on U.S. flag doormats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Russian business owners are using American flags as doormats as resentment over U.S. economic sanctions puts the squeeze on traders. Customers have been filmed wiping their more…

Soldiers relocate wedding due to Obama's golf

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Natalie Heimel and her fiancé, Edward Mallue Jr., a pair of captains in the Army, were walking from their wedding rehearsal on Saturday at the 16th more…

Americans' sense of civic duty 'slipping'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Americans are a little less likely to ask what they can do for their country these days. An Associated Press-GfK poll found that the sense of more…

Farmers brace for labor shortage under amnesty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Farmers already scrambling to find workers in California — the nation's leading grower of fruits, vegetables and nuts — fear an even greater labor more…

Muslims sue U.S. Navy over beards

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — A Muslim civil rights group has sued the government on behalf of a former Navy enlisted man from Northern California who says he was the target more…

The most 'Drudged' news of 2014

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONALJOURNAL) — Don't doubt the influence of Matt Drudge. According to Quantcast, the Drudge Report sees a steady stream of more than 2 million unique visitors daily. For more…