EPA honcho loses job over Flint water crisis

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2863654" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Susan Hedman[/caption] A regional Environmental Protection Agency administrator has lost her job over the rising Flint, Michigan, water crisis, over accusations she didn't take more…

Trump grabs double-digit lead in Iowa poll

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Donald Trump holds a commanding lead in Iowa as Sen. Bernie Sanders takes control of the Democratic race in the critical first-in-the-nation voting state, according to more…

Conservatives pen anti-Trump manifesto

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Conservative authors are banding together to publish a manifesto Friday denouncing the ideas of Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump. Leading conservatives including Erick Erickson, William Kristol more…

GOP explodes as feds carve out visas for Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Furious Republicans assailed the Obama administration Thursday for making changes to a visa entry program for foreign tourists that they characterized as illegal. The Department of more…

GOP senators: If Cruz wins, we'll lose

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Republican Party leaders and prominent senators are sharpening their knives against Ted Cruz, expressing growing alarm over his candidacy as he continues to mount a serious threat more…

Bush 43 headed to South Carolina for Jeb?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) To W., or not to W., that is the question. As Jeb Bush’s campaign continues its internal deliberations on how to best publicly deploy Mr. more…

Turncoat? Senator denies supporting Sanders before Cruz

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2862314" align="aligncenter" width="592"] North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr allegedly told supporters at a campaign fundraiser that he would vote for Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a self-described socialist, more…

Obama frees al-Qaida explosives expert from Gitmo

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1766495" align="aligncenter" width="599"] Detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.[/caption] The Obama administration announced Thursday the latest release of terrorists from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. One more…

Germany loses track of half its Muslim migrants

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2609285" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Muslim migrants arriving in Europe by the thousands every day. More than a million arrived last year alone[/caption] It seems every day there is more…