Chicago protesters attack Christmas tree

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2679225" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Protesters tore at a Christmas tree in Chicago. (Credit: Twitter)[/caption] Chicago protesters, angry at the fatal police officer shooting of a black teen, 17, more…

Brussels mosque evacuated over suspicious powder

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2679035" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Police responded to a suspicious envelope with white powder at the Grand Mosque in Brussels. (Credit: Twitter)[/caption] A Brussels mosque was evacuated Thursday after more…

Obama's Thanksgiving lecture: Take in refugees

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2551745" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama[/caption] President Obama used his annual Thanksgiving address Thursday to chide Americans on the state of Syrian refugees, likening them to America's own more…

Trump vindicated? WaPo factchecker outed for spin

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2678685" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump (Credit: NPR)[/caption] In a rather bizarre twist on the latest controversy surrounding Donald Trump – the one about his claims of seeing more…

Another Republican for prez faces eligibility challenge

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2166165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas[/caption] Alan Grayson, a Florida lawmaker who's seeking to move into Marco Rubio's U.S. senate seat – and who's earned more…

Chicago protesters target malls: 'Shut it down!'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2678525" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chicago protesters shut down key roads, as police circled. (Credit: Twitter)[/caption] Hundreds of outraged Chicago residents took to city streets to protest the killing more…