Obama pals' partner snagged in al-Qaida raid

by Aaron Klein -- Turkish security forces this week raided the offices of the group that sponsored the infamous Mavi Marmara flotilla that attempted to aid the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip in 2010 more…

U.S. 'surrenders' in fight for pastor's freedom

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_331431" align="aligncenter" width="650" caption="Saeed Abedini is seen with his family."][/caption] Advocates for an American pastor imprisoned in Iran over his Christian faith are accusing the U.S. of more…

Napolitano: Few checks on Obama's bully-pulpit power

by Bob Unruh -- President Obama, who used executive orders during his first term for pay changes, setting up a variety of councils, creating immunity for Bosnia, ensuring abortions through Obamacare, promoting more…

Help the NSA? You've lost your job!

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_458485" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Headquarters of the National Security Agency"][/caption] The National Security Agency operations to spy on American citizens already have prompted several states to consider prohibitions more…

House passes $1.1 trillion bill to fund government

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A $1.1 trillion spending bill for operating the government until just before next fall's election steamed through the battle-weary House on Wednesday over tepid protests from more…

NSA slayer accuses DOJ of 'obstruction of justice'

by Bob Unruh -- The attorney whose cases produced a ruling from a federal judge that the National Security Agency spy-on-Americans program likely is unconstitutional now is accusing the Obama administration of more…

Democrat senator ducking Obama visit to N.C.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) When President Obama arrives here Wednesday to tout a manufacturing initiative, he is expected to be joined by students, business leaders and local officials — more…

Anti-gun mayor holds 'gay' crush hostage with gun

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_407883" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="James Schiliro"][/caption] A Pennsylvania mayor who has pushed for tougher gun-control laws is now going to jail after holding his homosexual crush hostage while more…