Senate: Democrat refuses to concede in Alaska

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS) Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan appeared to grab an insurmountable lead over incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Begich early Wednesday, with all of Alaska's precincts more…

IRS: Computers never searched for Lerner emails

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JUDICIAL WATCH) Judicial Watch announced today that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) admitted to the court that it failed to search any of the IRS standard computer systems more…

GOP's Mia Love spars with CNN hosts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MEDIAITE) Mia Love, who last night became the first female African American Republican elected to Congress, disputed what she felt was the implication from CNN hosts Michaela Pereira more…

Court hears arguments on NSA phone surveillance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) A federal appeals court in the District of Columbia heard oral arguments Tuesday over the constitutionality of the National Security Agency’s mass collection of data about more…

Ben Carson officially switches political parties

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_907121" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ben Carson[/caption] It's not just the United States Senate that switched political parties on Election Day. Ben Carson, the neurosurgeon and conservative phenomenon who more…

Candidate Sandra Fluke loses war on women

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Sandra Fluke, who rose to fame after lobbying Congress for free birth control, has lost her bid for the California state Senate. Fluke came in second more…

Clock ticks down on Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) With the Senate in Republican control, the clock is winding down on Barack Obama's presidency. His power to press his agenda during his final two years more…

NBC News star: 'Obama was a drag'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Democrats may be wishing President Obama sat this one out. With Republicans taking control of the Senate and making gains in the House of Representatives, it more…

D.C., Oregon, Alaska OK marijuana use

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SEATTLE (AP) -- Marijuana activists who have longed for decades to end America's drug war pocketed more major victories Tuesday, with Oregon and the nation's capital approving recreational more…