Houston mayor weds lesbian partner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Mayor Annise Parker has married longtime partner Kathy Hubbard in a sunset ceremony at a private residence in Palm Springs, Calif., Parker's office announced. A small group of family more…

U.N. cancels Jewish exhibit on Arab complaints

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HAARETZ) Complaints by Arab states led the United Nation’s cultural arm, UNESCO, to cancel the opening of an exhibition on the Jewish presence in the land of Israel. more…

Voter-ID law struck down in Pennsylvania

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE) HARRISBURG -- A Pennsylvania judge has found the state's voter ID law unconstitutional. According to the ruling from Commonwealth Court Judge Bernard McGinley, the requirement to more…

NSA-slayer: Obama 'doesn't mean it'

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 charges that President Obama's proposed fixes are more…

America's spies want Snowden dead

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUZZFEED) Edward Snowden has made some dangerous enemies. As the American intelligence community struggles to contain the public damage done by the former National Security Agency contractor’s revelations more…

NSA collects 200 million text messages daily

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) The National Security Agency has collected almost 200 million text messages a day from across the globe, using them to extract data including location, contact networks more…

God using Muslims to 'save the West'?

by Kathy Shaidle -- Michael Savage "What if the large influx of Muslims is God's way of saving the West from itself?" That was Dr. Savage's provocative question at the top of more…

Obama orders NSA phone-data limits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Trying to tamp down concerns over U.S. surveillance powers, President Obama announced Friday he would end the National Security Agency’s ability to store phone data collected more…

Dems demand feds study 'hate speech' on Web, TV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Thirteen House Democrats have proposed legislation that would require the government to study hate speech on the Internet, mobile phones and television and radio. The bill, more…