D.C. votes to decriminalize marijuana

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Possessing marijuana and smoking it in the privacy of one’s home would no longer be criminal offenses in the nation’s capital under a bill passed Tuesday more…

Former IRS official invokes 5th again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Jerome Corsi and Garth Kant [caption id="attachment_661897" align="alignright" width="364" caption="Lois Lerner taking oath at House hearing Wednesday (WND photo)"][/caption] WASHINGTON, D.C. – Lois Lerner, the former director more…

Bachmann: Brewer wrong to veto 'anti-gay' bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS-YAHOO NEWS) Rep. Michele Bachmann is “sorry” that Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a controversial bill in Arizona that would have allowed businesses to legally refuse service to more…

CIA accused of spying on Senate staffers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — The Central Intelligence Agency’s attempt to keep secret the details of a defunct detention and interrogation program has escalated a battle between the agency more…

Rand Paul's extreme GOP makeover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) When Rand Paul spoke to a packed ballroom of conservative activists at CPAC last year, he tagged the Obama administration as “completely out of control.” But more…

Why Lebanon censors Frank Sinatra

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GLOBAL POST) At the entrance to the March Lebanon office in Beirut there is a well-stocked bookshelf. Its contents include classics like "Of Mice and Men," "The Diary more…

5-year-old, dad replicate Dutch masters images

by Andrea Shea King -- Master of The Masters We always enjoy viewing fascinating oddities, and this one is no exception. Australian photographer Bill Gekas staged his five-year-old daughter in the manner of more…

Another Arctic blast could crash electrical grid

by Greg Corombos -- Obama administration regulations will further cripple coal-fired power plants, and another brutal winter in the Northeast could mean a power shortages for businesses in the region, warns Rep. more…