Navy Yard gunman's clearance faces scrutiny

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Washington authorities questioned on Tuesday how a U.S. military veteran with a history of violence and mental problems could have gotten clearance to enter a Navy more…

Audit: Navy cost-cutting makes bases less safe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) A soon-to-be-released government audit says the Navy, in an attempt to reduce costs, let down its guard to risks posed by outside contractors at the Washington Navy more…

Egypt arrests Muslim Brotherhood spokesman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AFP) Egypt's army-backed authorities arrested the spokesman of the Muslim Brotherhood on Tuesday and froze the assets of other Islamists, in a new blow to deposed president Mohamed more…

Obama firing off more executive orders

by Gina Loudon -- In the wake of the shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, President Obama plans to implement more executive orders and reiterated his commitment to strengthening gun laws, including more…

Muslim Brotherhood backer gets DHS promotion

by Chelsea Schilling -- The Obama administration has promoted a Homeland Security adviser – who is a self-declared Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood supporter – to senior fellow within the Cabinet-level department of the more…

New York City to get ACORN mayor?

by Aaron Klein -- NEW YORK – New York mayoral frontrunner Bill de Blasio has a long history with the controversial Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now, or ACORN, once even more…

Sentencing in the 'other' D.C. shooting

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – Just as people in the nation's capital are absorbing the shock from a deadly mass shooting at the Navy Yard, the day of judgment is arriving more…

Was JFK 1st victim of New World Order?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_523771" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="John F. Kennedy"][/caption] NEW YORK – Was John F. Kennedy assassinated as the first presidential victim of the emerging "New World Order" championed by more…

Al-Qaida leader called for 'lone wolf' attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Authorities in Washington say their investigation so far gives them no reason to believe Navy Yard shooting suspect Aaron Alexis, 34, is linked to organized terror even though more…