'You can't impeach 1st black president,' or can you?

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_434729" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Radio host Rush Limbaugh"][/caption] Talk-radio icon Rush Limbaugh says Barack Obama isn't going to be – in fact, cannot be – impeached. But he more…

Bill limits 'seclusion, restraint' in schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - A Senate committee report released Wednesday raises concerns over whether parents are informed when their children are strapped down, physically restrained or placed in seclusion more…

Ex-New Orleans mayor guilty in corruption case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) A jury has found former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin guilty of corruption for taking bribes while in office. Nagin faced a 21-count indictment, and he was more…

Palin dissects Christie woes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin took a swipe at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, saying when she was her state’s executive, she knew what her aides were more…

'Historic': Rand Paul suing Obama over NSA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="lvc3dtazoIbzfkjQpGx5ni7vLs2K_ae4" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (POLITICO) Sen. Rand Paul on Wednesday officially filed his class action lawsuit against the Obama administration over National Security Agency data collection, joining with two more…

Holder: Give ex-felons the vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. called Tuesday for the repeal of laws that prohibit millions of felons from voting, underscoring the Obama more…

U.S. press freedom declines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Paris (AFP) - Conflicts continued to weigh heavily on the media last year but press freedom was also under increasing threat from abuses by democracies like the United more…

Man who raped, killed Florida boy to be executed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) Barring late-hour legal intervention, a child-sex predator named Juan Carlos Chavez will be executed by lethal injection Wednesday evening for a horrific 1995 murder that left more…