How did Navy shooter get secret clearance?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="duOWxuZTo_AdGnKPlxaRZXeCcLNxZLT5" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Major changes need to be enacted in conducting government and contractor background checks and in evaluating those who already have clearance, warns Lt. Gen. William more…

Navy Yard shooter 'liberal, supported Obama'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) — Tuesday, on CNN's "The Lead with Jake Tapper," Michael Ritrovato spoke at length about his friend, suspected Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis. After expressing his condolences more…

Return of 'Crossfire' not helping CNN

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=25150745&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (THE WRAP) — CNN’s revived “Crossfire” didn’t have much of a reason to celebrate as it went into the more…

Obama's 'face' splashed with paint

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xtNWduZTqHa3Rbxvp6dC4_wB8rDNabrN" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KTXL-TV) A painting of President Barack Obama that stands above the Brickhouse Art Gallery in Oak Park was defaced last week. The gallery’s curator, Barbara Range, told FOX40 more…

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…