Military is OK with Confederate flag – for now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) The Confederate cause is deeply ingrained in American military history, making the country's current debate over whether to retire the "rebel flag" all the more pertinent more…

9 dead in Alaska sightseeing plane crash

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2159845" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Westerdam[/caption] Eight cruise-ship passengers taking an onshore sightseeing flight, along with their pilot, have been confirmed dead after their plane crashed in a more…

'Thought police' put bull's-eye on 12 media stars

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_2153515" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Southern Poverty Law Center headquarters in Montgomery, Alabama[/caption] The "thought police" have officially arrived in America – and they're disguised as a nonprofit group more…

DHS to detain even fewer at southern border

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_826581" align="aligncenter" width="594"] Border Patrol agents detain an illegal border crosser after chasing him down near the U.S.-Mexico border at Mission, Texas.[/caption] The Obama administration has announced more…

Watchdog lawyer says 6 supremes must be impeached

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1761295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, nominated by President George W. Bush, has been a disappointment for conservatives.[/caption] In the wake of Thursday's more…