Mass appeal: Catholics win shutdown fight

by Bob Unruh -- The federal government has reversed its closure of Catholic services on a Navy base in Georgia, which had been prompted by the partial government shutdown. However, a lawsuit more…

It's over: Washington open for business as usual

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — It's over. On a 285-144, the House of Representatives voted late Wednesday night to approve the compromise negotiated by Senate leaders and end the first government more…

Netanyahu makes case for preemptive strike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMES OF ISRAEL) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu offered a thinly veiled defense of a possible Israeli preemptive strike on Iran during a Knesset commemoration Tuesday of the 40th more…

Senate leaders close in on budget deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Senate negotiators are said to be close to announcing a potential budget deal, Fox News has learned, after they scrambled to restart talks following the collapse more…

Buffett: Debt limit 'political WMD'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) WASHINGTON -- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett on Wednesday called the U.S. debt limit a "political weapon of mass destruction" and said both political parties should pledge never to use more…

Another call to impeach Obama

by Art Moore -- On the heels of his stunning loss to tea-party superstar Ted Cruz in last year's U.S. Senate race, veteran Texas statewide office-holder David Dewhurst is facing three Republican more…

No debt-ceiling hike? No problem!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="g0N3B2ZjrAPc3ZWz7EadWLuazpWQkNc2" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] A former chief economist for the Joint Economic Committee of Congress says conservative Republicans are smart to fight for less spending and more debt reduction more…

Obama secretly signing away U.S. sovereignty

by Aaron Klein -- Despite the government shutdown, the Obama administration has continued secret negotiations to complete what is known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP. The expansive plan is a proposed more…

These American heroes punished by shutdown

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="M3bXB2ZjrlrmGJdxZJtiy_SCjIE0427r"] WASHINGTON – It gives new meaning to "volunteer Army" if the men and women of the U.S. military stop getting paychecks during a time of war. more…

The Big List of Obama shutdown outrages

by Bob Unruh -- In South Dakota, the federal government blockaded portions of a state highway during a devastating early season blizzard near Mt. Rushmore to prevent sightseers from snapping a picture more…