Clay Aiken's political rival dies suddenly

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Singer Clay Aiken's chief rival for the Democratic nomination for Congress died unexpectedly on Monday. Keith Crisco, 71, a former North Carolina secretary of Commerce, died more…

U.S. negligence armed Boko Haram

by Aaron Klein -- The Islamic terrorist organization Boko Haram has been made all the more dangerous by weapons it acquired during the looting of Libyan reserves after the U.S.-backed NATO campaign more…

Research: Google can throw an election

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Google long ago went from being a mere directory of the Internet to a shaper of online reality, helping determine what we see and how. But more…

Boko Haram: Trade prisoners for girls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The leader of Nigeria's Boko Haram said in a video Monday that he would free more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls in exchange for the release of more…

Republican: August deadline for amnesty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ROLL CALL) The deadline to pass immigration legislation is this August, said Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., who is part of the effort to develop an immigration bill that more…

Big blunder 'to haunt Hillary for 2016'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_839751" align="aligncenter" width="635" caption="Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton"][/caption] Hillary Clinton is going to have to answer for Benghazi, and the issue should "haunt" her on the more…

Is political fight over Keystone XL over?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — A bill passed in a House energy committee aims to amend the rules for cross-border energy projects, suggesting the political fight over Keystone XL is over. more…