Yellen confirmed as new head of Fed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed Janet L. Yellen as the chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, marking the first time that a woman has led the country’s more…

Who knew? Obama has a Jewish brother

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_606943" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Mark Obama Ndesandjo"][/caption] By Tsvi Sadan, Israel Today Barack Obama’s autobiography seems to be as complex as the president himself. Tzach Yoked, writing in more…

Dennis Rodman in N. Korea for basketball game

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Beijing (CNN) -- Eccentric basketball star Dennis Rodman and several other former NBA players have arrived in North Korea to take part in a controversial basketball game on the more…

America's 50 best conservative blogs

by Andrea Shea King -- Blogger Doug Ross announced the winners of the 2013 Fabulous 50 Blog Awards. Sixty-five categories, 98 winners. How that adds up to 50 I don't know. But we'll more…

Liz Cheney: 'Health issues' ending Senate bid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Liz Cheney, who was challenging Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi in a Republican primary has ended her candidacy, citing "health issues." In an official statement released by more…

U.S. seeks to keep dollars flowing to Nigeria

by Steve Peacock -- The successful provision of $1.2 billion in Nigerian-assistance programs requires heightened attention to the security of U.S. mission and contractor personnel, the Obama administration concluded. Increased safety is more…

GOP star's son can't get Obamacare

by Joe Kovacs -- [ooyala code="MyamVrajpwTgVkIPxfyJSzDOxRsdz-mO" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Cheerleaders of Obamacare have claimed the state health exchange in Kentucky has been a great success story, but a U.S. senator from there begs to more…

Egypt probes U.S. bribes of terror leaders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – Egyptian Attorney General Hisham Barakat is reportedly evaluating evidence that Muslim Brotherhood leaders, facing charges of murder, assassination and collaborating with foreign governments, accepted bribes from more…