Health experts: Diseases at border becoming 'crisis'

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_977925" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scabies mites irritate the skin and can be passed on through clothing, bedding and towels[/caption] Health professionals are warning of a "humanitarian crisis" festering more…

Prosecutors: Scott Walker ran 'criminal scheme'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WISCONSIN STATE JOURNAL)Prosecutors accuse Gov. Scott Walker of overseeing a sweeping "criminal scheme" to illegally coordinate fundraising and campaign activity among conservative groups in a broad effort to more…

Colorado guv hurls F-bomb at sheriffs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper offered an awkward apology and some colorful language to some of his fiercest rivals on the issue of gun control: Colorado’s sheriffs. more…

Gallup: Congress hits 41-year low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Americans have confidence in the military, small business and the police. Congress? Not so much, a new Gallup Poll says. A record-low 7% of Americans say they have more…

Video: 'Benghazi' shocker at Hillary book event

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Bha2xkbjrfVRL6nhc_xiaRu52fwWEZ9X" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton initially obliged Tuesday when she was stopped by a man in Washington, D.C., who asked if she could autograph more…

House elects McCarthy to replace Cantor

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – Even though establishment Republicans won a key in-party vote on Capitol Hill today, what seems like a victory may actually cost House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, more…

Republicans: Obama must defend Christian values

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Leading Republicans on Thursday insisted that America's leaders must do more to defend Christian values at home and abroad, blaming President Barack Obama for attacks more…