Gingrich open to another term as speaker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Newt Gingrich said he would consider taking up the Speaker's gavel again if called upon to by House Republicans. The former Speaker initially denied any interest more…

Trump takes credit for McCarthy dropping out

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Donald Trump suggested Thursday that he was partly responsible for House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's decision to drop his bid to become speaker. "They're giving me a more…

China looks to quell dissent with 'citizen scores'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TechDirt) China's plan to control the hearts, minds and internet connections of its citizens continues unimpeded. That's the great thing about authoritarian regimes: rollout of mandatory programs is more…

Dems issue flurry of new gun-control bills

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2313585" align="aligncenter" width="600"] If school security guards pack heat, then shooters like the one in Roseburg, Oregon, could not wreak havoc on American school children, said Sen. more…

'FTP' (F**k The Police) lids used by St. Louis coffee shop

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2511575" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Image: Facebook, MoKaBe’s)[/caption] A St. Louis coffee shop has a unique way easing racial tensions in a city trying to recover from looting and more…