No more 1st-class flights for Congress?

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1978055" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Some lawmakers are pushing a bill to ban members of Congress from first-class flights with taxpayer dollars.[/caption] Lawmakers from both parties are pressing forward more…

Mike Huckabee throws hat in White House race

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer vh2u9adN] Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee took to the Hope, Arkansas, stage Tuesday amid cheers and chants – "We want Huck!" – to announce his candidacy for more…

GOP lawmaker: We need to spy on Muslims

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer eHIsycvU] New York Rep. Peter King called for more government surveillance of the Muslim community because "that's where the threat comes from," he said. He made the more…

From the new front lines in Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – A report from the new front lines in Afghanistan says the decision not to withdraw U.S. forces caught the military completely by surprise and even less more…

Congressman seeks to unlock secret refugee program

by Leo Hohmann --   [caption id="attachment_457321" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The Syrian civil war has caused 3.5 million refugees, with more than 350,000 being targeted by the United Nations for resettlement outside the more…

Ben Carson's FIRST written statement as candidate

by -NO AUTHOR- --   [caption id="attachment_907121" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ben Carson[/caption] One of Dr. Ben Carson's top goals as president, should his campaign be successful, would be knock down and out the more…

'Murdered' mom cover-up implodes as report released

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_627653" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Miriam Carey[/caption] (Editor's note: This is Part 1 of an investigative series seeking the facts in the shooting of unarmed, suburban mother Miriam Carey more…

Supremes seek Obama's view on Colorado pot law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday asked President Barack Obama's administration for its views on a lawsuit filed by Nebraska and Oklahoma against Colorado more…

O'Malley: Don't blame me for Baltimore

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONALJOURNAL) — The bedrock of Martin O'Malley's far-fetched presidential bid was supposed to be that he was the man who got Baltimore working again. In contrast to Hillary more…