Cruz builds team for possible White House bid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Sen. Ted Cruz is expanding his political operation, a move sure to stoke speculation that the Texas Republican plans to run for president in 2016. In more…

Jimmy Carter refuses to cancel speech for Hamas front

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1186615" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Former President Jimmy Carter embracing Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal[/caption] A spokeswoman for Jimmy Carter says that, despite national outcry, the former president is going more…

ISIS 'capable of mass slaughter' in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — A Princeton University professor warns that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria could carry out a “mass slaughter in the United States.” Speaking to more…

Obama hit for 'no strategy yet' on ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) President Obama is facing intense criticism for admitting Thursday "we don't have a strategy yet" for dealing with Islamic State militants in Syria, despite warnings from more…

U.K. raises terror-alert level to 'severe'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) The British government today raised the threat level for international terrorism to “severe,” indicating a terrorist attack is “highly likely” but based on intelligence not necessarily more…

Pennsylvania opts into Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY.COM) HARRISBURG - Ending a yearlong negotiation, the Obama administration on Thursday approved Gov. Corbett's alternative Medicaid expansion proposal, a step that could extend health-care benefits to roughly more…

Law-enforcement lobby fights to keep military gear

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Police associations are beginning a major lobbying push to protect their access to the military equipment that was used against demonstrators in Ferguson, Mo. Law enforcement more…

See other executive actions Obama planning

by Aaron Klein -- President Obama's reported end-run around Congress to seek an international agreement to cut carbon emissions could be the opening shot in a larger executive-action scheme that could see more…