Reid plan to protect his senators backfires

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Science Monitor) Several Senate Democrats are running their campaigns as far away from the president as possible. Democrats are defending six states that Mitt Romney won in more…

Video: Obama slams stay-at-home moms

by Drew Zahn -- [ooyala code="xudmhncTqaySUPTir7DoX_9PUNfwYH0L" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] In the midst of remarks about preschools, minimum wage and pay equality for women, President Obama made a comment about stay-at-home moms that has left more…

Ban on 'ballot selfies' challenged by lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) A New Hampshire law that bans the sharing of images of marked election ballots over social media compromises the right of free political speech in the state, more…

Kerry apologizes for 'chickensh*t' comment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday phoned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and apologized to him in the name of the Obama administration for more…

Pentagon: DOD personnel to handle Ebola bodies

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – A Department of Defense memo confirms DoD personnel – which could include civilians and/or troops – will have direct contact with "exposed remains" of Ebola victims. more…

ISIS eyes northern Lebanon in major offensive

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Northern Lebanon could fall into the hands of the Islamic jihadist army ISIS as battles between Sunni jihadist groups and the Lebanese army in the northern more…

Open-carry advocate targeted in 'swatting'

by Bob Unruh -- Fairfax, Virginia, resident and open-carry advocate Robert Dickens heard the police siren and saw the lights, so he very carefully stopped his motorcycle, locked his hands on his more…