Mideast scholar: Netanyahu speech may cost election

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1688805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu[/caption] Middle East scholar Mike Evans says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is now stuck in a partisan tug-of-war among more…

11-year-old's stunning question about Holocaust

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Yad Vashem is the memorial the Jewish people established in 1953 as the world's center for documenting, researching and remembering the deaths of millions during World War II. more…

'Top teacher' winner quits due to Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1696955" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Stacie Starr reacts to winning the Top Teacher contest (Bruce Bishop/ Chronicle-Telegram[/caption] Honored as the "Top Teacher" by ABC's "Live with Kelly and Michael" more…

'SNL' star's newest: 'Muslim in White House'

by Bob Unruh -- Former "Saturday Night Live" star Victoria Jackson, a few years back, noted Barack Obama's socialistic agenda and wrote and sang a ditty called "There's a Communist in the more…

Former HSBC chief to step down from lobby group

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The former chairman of HSBC, Britain's biggest bank, is leaving a group that lobbies for the financial services industry amid political fallout from allegations that the more…

Dems' seek to repeal sweeping 2001 war authorization

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Democratic senators unveiled legislation Friday night to repeal the 2001 Authorization for the Use of Military Force, a sweeping 9/11-era war authorization that never expired and more…

Activists bristle at Clinton fundraising

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) In early November, with her party on the eve of an electoral walloping, Democrat Mary Tetreau had had enough. The Londonderry, New Hampshire activist was sick of more…