Porn professor goes berserk on campus

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_672177" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Mireille Miller-Young, associate professor at UC, Santa Barbara"][/caption] A professor of feminist studies who specializes in teaching pornography, queer theory and black film is more…

Egypt refuses Hamas request to mediate cease-fire

by Aaron Klein -- In a nearly unprecedented development, Egypt has refused a Hamas request to mediate a cease-fire in the Gaza Strip with Israel, according to informed Middle Eastern security officials. more…

DNC chair spins Democrat loss as positive

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_163289" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz"][/caption] U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, is being likened to "Baghdad Bob," the more…

Ukraine's interim leader seeks aid in D.C.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — The interim prime minister of beleaguered Ukraine planned to make the rounds here on Wednesday as he seeks help bolstering his fragile government more…

Tesla lashes out at Chris Christie

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN MONEY) Tesla lashed out at New Jersey Governor Chris Christie for backing a proposal that would force the automaker to sell its electric cars through dealers in more…

Obama orders expansion of overtime pay

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — President Obama this week will seek to force American businesses to pay more overtime to millions of workers, the latest move by his administration to more…

Republican wins 'referendum' on Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CLEARWATER BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Republican David Jolly defeated Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday in a Tampa-area House district where President Barack Obama's health care overhaul got its more…

WSJ/NBC poll: Obama rating hits new low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) President Barack Obama and his Democratic Party are facing difficult political headwinds less than eight months before November's midterm elections, according to a new NBC News/Wall more…