Obama blocks Dakota Access oil pipeline

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won't grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North more…

Trump taps 'brilliant' Carson as HUD secretary

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump has chosen former Campaign 2016 rival Ben Carson to become secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Trump’s decision, announced more…

Italy votes no on Renzi reforms, EU in turmoil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — ROME — Matteo Renzi's time as Italy's prime minister appeared to be over Sunday as exit polls indicated voters had overwhelmingly rejected constitutional reform proposals on more…

Will Trump address your top concerns in his '1st 100 days'?

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_3864641" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President-elect Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Republicans in Congress are fired up by the chance to accomplish big things in more…

Should California secede from U.S.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Not since 2010 has California felt itself politically so out of step with the times. That year the state resisted the nationwide wave of anti-incumbent, anti-regulation more…