Obama urges GOP to 'reopen' government

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) President Obama, declaring that his signature health-care law is “here to stay,” urged House Republicans on Tuesday to stop trying to derail it and instead “reopen more…

Troops could lose thousands during shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Uniformed troops could still lose their special pay and some benefits during the government shutdown, even after the passage of last-minute legislation aimed at preserving their more…

Reid donor gets 2 years in prison

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — Ex-Nevada power broker Harvey Whittemore admitted he was "arrogant and naive" but insisted "I'm not greedy" before a judge sentenced him Monday to two years more…

Government erects $98,670 outhouse in Alaska

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS NEWS) — The Federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM) recently paid $98,670 for the purchase and installation of an outhouse at the Swede Park Trail Head in more…

IRS visits Ben Carson after Obama challenge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) — At an event in Birmingham, Ala. Monday night, former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson revealed that he had received a visit from the Internal Revenue more…

WWII vets threatened with arrest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="FoZ3I5ZjoMQs6uSEuwYYATwXgwpXz_iB" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The government shuts down so what happens? Bureaucrats erect barricades at national memorial sites that belong to the people – to keep the people out. more…

Black biker gang behind SUV attack in NYC

by Colin Flaherty -- (Editor's note: Colin Flaherty has done more reporting than any other journalist on what appears to be a nationwide trend of skyrocketing black-on-white crime, violence and abuse. WND more…

'Fakers': Dems hurl verbal bombs at GOP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="5zeW85ZjqX8Rb1GBnQhFHTRzfQ1xD8LE" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The blame game is in full swing in Washington amid the partial shutdown of the federal government. "Government is closed, because of the irrationality of more…

Judge: 'Fast and Furious' lawsuit can proceed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A federal judge ruled Monday evening that the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee could indeed proceed with a lawsuit against the Justice Department to access more…

Dems party at Hillary's house amid shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) WASHINGTON — While Washington, D.C. braced Monday evening for the federal government to shut down, Hillary Clinton hosted rich, connected, powerful Democrats at her swanky northwest D.C. home more…