Eclipsing China's shadow

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- [caption id="attachment_409131" align="alignright" width="291" caption="President Barack Obama stands barefoot in front of the 368-foot Shwedagon Pagoda in Rangoon, Burma, Nov. 19, 2012. All visitors must remove their shoes more…

Defense Department folds on drone medals

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_381699" align="alignright" width="266" caption="Distinguished Warfare Medal"][/caption] The U.S. Department of Defense has folded on its plans to create a special medal – ranking higher than the Purple more…

Obama, Hamas helping same side?

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Hamas has been asked by Turkey to aid the so-called rebels in their fight against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, according to informed Middle Eastern security more…

Carney dismisses infanticide issue as 'hypothetical'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZsOWlrYToSFzniY5RchoeW0g6ktXvTNM"] The official spokesman for President Obama has declined to respond to the issue of treatment for a baby born alive after an abortion procedure, calling it more…

Urgency marks reaction to day-of-prayer plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – The tea-party political movement started in earnest with a rant by Rick Santelli on CNBC. Could the next big spiritual movement begin with a column in more…

CNN: Right-wing extremists to blame for explosions?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hvbzkwYjopuhE13k5dxfQ-rD0KeTNRIw"] Within hours of the bombings in Boston that left at least three dead and more than 100 injured, left-leaning analysts in the media started the speculation more…

Report: Saudi ID'd as bombing suspect

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="YyMzgwYjrxPRPQQwAwQUlJCSs7EidiNS"] Two explosions were heard near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, and a federal law-enforcement source confirmed to The New York Post there more…

Kerry: Foreign students 'scared' of guns in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICALTICKER.BLOGS.CNN) — Students in other countries assessing where to study abroad are increasingly scared of coming to the United States because of gun violence, the nation's top diplomat more…

George W. Bush: People surprised I can read

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DALLASNEWS) — President. Governor. Artist? More than four years after George W. Bush left the White House, the President said in an exclusive interview with The Dallas Morning more…

Rick Santorum hospitalized, cancels appearances

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DES MOINES REGISTER) — Republican Rick Santorum has canceled his appearances at two Iowa fundraisers tomorrow due to illness. A spokeswoman said Santorum, while traveling in South Carolina more…