Charges filed in plot to rig NYC mayoral race

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It’s a stunning and wide-ranging public corruption scandal. Six highly-placed politicians are accused of using bribery to rig this year’s New York City mayoral race. more…

Holder named nation's top porn enabler

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A group against pornography has put Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. in its cross hairs, placing him at the top of a list of national offenders at more…

Big Sis: Ammo bought in bulk to 'lower costs'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS.COM) The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has responded to a letter dated November 13, 2012 from Senator Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) regarding the agency's ammunition purchases. Sen. Coburn published the more…

Obama can 'simply ban all handguns'

by Greg Corombos -- [ooyala code="N3dXRuYTq_QrQ_an1XbrZoSjTsxSuUza"] Prospects look fairly bleak for sweeping gun-control legislation in Congress, but action at the United Nations and in several states may end up having the same more…

Obama proposes brain-mapping project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday proposed an effort to map the brain's activity in unprecedented detail, as a step toward finding better ways to treat more…

Ben Carson rips 'racist' white liberals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="x1ZHVuYToOJYDd3C6MY51ImxRJunaLyX"] (THE HILL) Dr. Ben Carson on Tuesday blasted his critics for heat he’s taken recently over controversial remarks on gay marriage, calling his white liberal detractors more…

Dems push liability insurance for gun owners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZzdXRuYTrx7sN7nNJTUaMbxxpxG97K9g"] (FOX NEWS) A New York Democratic lawmaker is behind a national push that would force gun owners to buy liability insurance or face a $10,000 fine. more…

Texas doubles down against Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) doubled down Monday in his opposition to expanding Medicaid under President Obama's healthcare law, even though opposing it could cost his state $90 more…

U.N. passes sweeping Arms Trade Treaty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="F1c3RuYTrzBBsZjb4btWLlBFQabVdIzj"] (WASHINGTONTIMES) — The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday signed off on a sweeping, first-of-its-kind treaty to regulate the international arms trade, brushing aside worries from more…