'Drone-pilot medal' outranks Purple Heart

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HUFFINGTON POST) WASHINGTON -- A new medal that would honor drone pilots and cyber warriors and outrank battlefield combat medals such as the Purple Heart and Bronze Star more…

Obama slams new media

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) Following three weeks of unusually skeptical media coverage, President Barack Obama tried to flatter the nation’s established media by slamming their rivals in new media outlets. more…

Bolton: Israel has 'short time' to strike Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RvZ2wzYTqtLpX-qWh-F_07bTD1jC4Dqe"] Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has a "very short period of time" to decide whether to strike Iran's nuclear infrastructure before Tehran possesses nuclear weapons, warned more…

Senators reach citizenship deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) WASHINGTON — Eight senators who have spent weeks trying to write a bipartisan bill to overhaul immigration laws have privately agreed on the most contentious more…

Rand Paul scores social media coup

by Andrea Shea King -- The birds on the Hill Who among us relies on Twitter the most for news and information? If you answered Washington's Capitol Hill, you've won the blue ribbon more…

Ex-Detroit mayor convicted of racketeering

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DETROIT FREE PRESS) Former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his longtime friend have just been convicted of racketeering and extortion, marking an end to a more than decade-long more…

America and the 'Age of Fiat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JvNm51OTpHnLWtthWA3nIJmmVs6RojZh"] What does the outlook for the Chinese Yuan mean to you? Maybe more than you'd like. The subject comes up during this week's podcast by economist, more…

Palin urges conservatives to influence culture

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) At a leadership forum at Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida on Friday, Sarah Palin told conservatives to influence the culture by impacting sports and continue to cling more…

NBC mocks Hugo Chavez on 'SNL'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="BobzYzYTr4CbTnXwNuMCq9drmVJEhF8i"] (VIBE) — Saturday Night Live touched on a global soft spot in its cold open this past weekend. SNL opened with host/performer Justin Timberlake impersonating Elton more…

Karzai accuses U.S. of Taliban collusion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was greeted on his first visit to Afghanistan since taking office by suicide bombs, threats and Afghan President Hamid Karzai’s accusation that more…