Judge blocks Jindal on Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) A Louisiana judge on Tuesday swatted down Gov. Bobby Jindal’s attempt to use his executive authority to repeal the Common Core in his state. Jindal is trying more…

N. Korea mocks 'hideous lantern jaw' Kerry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SEOUL, South Korea (AP) –  In its latest personal attack on a prominent official from a rival country, North Korea on Wednesday called U.S. Secretary of State John more…

Feminist demands free tampons for all

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In a scene reminiscent of Sandra Fluke's call for subsidized contraceptives in the United States two years ago, a feminist writer is demanding free tampons for women worldwide. more…

Was Foley's killer released from Gitmo?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="o1bmdxbzrCFEXcjBsg0yfG7K7pVwWdt1" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTON POST) The Islamic State militant group claimed Tuesday to have beheaded an American photojournalist in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq. A video posted more…

Tea-party favorite defeated in Alaska

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan became the latest mainstream Republican to turn back a tea party challenger, winning the Alaska GOP primary to become his party's more…

U.S. changing no-fly list rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) The Obama administration is promising to change the way travelers can ask to be removed from its no-fly list of suspected terrorists banned from air travel. more…

Race-based hate crimes spike in D.C.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Race-based hate crimes jumped in Washington, D.C., last year even as most other types of bias crimes decreased, with analysts saying such incidents could be vastly more…

Poll: Send illegal border kids home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) An overwhelming percentage of voters say it’s better to send illegal immigrant children surging across the border back home, rather than trying to house them in more…

Mitt Romney: Obama worse than I expected

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — BECKLEY, W.Va. — When Mitt Romney stumped here Tuesday for a trio of Republican candidates for Congress, the event had all the trappings of a more…