Next up in America, polygamy?

by Bob Unruh -- The movement to legalize multi-partner marriage got a huge boost with this week's ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that the federal government must give benefits to same-sex more…

Iranian turned CIA operative honored

by Alyssa Farah -- WASHINGTON – Former Iranian Revolutionary Guard member-turned-CIA spy Reza Kahlili, who has pulled back the curtain on some of the innermost secrets of the Islamic regime, has been more…

DUI suspects face forced blood draws in Georgia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WAGA-TV) Suspected drunk drivers in some Atlanta metro counties are getting a rude surprise when they refuse a breathalyzer test. Instead of taking no for an answer, officers more…

Teen's suicide follows police Facebook campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Alternet) Nineteen-year-old Pullman, Washington, resident Andrew Cain took his own life on Saturday. Now his sister, Alise Smith, is asking for an apology from the local police department more…

Pentagon slammed for deal with banned arms dealer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Alternet) A government watchdog criticized the Pentagon on Friday for forging ahead with controversial helicopter purchases from a Russian arms dealer despite warnings the Afghan special forces unit more…

Bloomberg: Police stop minorities 'too little'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Friday that police "disproportionately stop whites too much and minorities too little" as compared to murder suspects' descriptions, sparking criticism from activists more…

Loopholes mean amnesty before border security

by Aaron Klein -- There are significant unreported loopholes and exceptions in the immigration-reform bill that could allow illegal immigrants to achieve permanent status before the border security portions of the legislation more…

Study: Thousands of surgeries unnecessary

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="YweGV0YzpiPBUJr3NNuhl95mCKzJOERV"] Tens of thousands of Americans each year undergo surgical procedures that are not necessary because their physicians are "immoral, incompetent and indifferent," according to a study more…

Costs for killing DOMA 'unknown'

by Gina Loudon -- The benefits now granted to same-sex couples as a result of the Supreme Court decision striking down key parts of the Defense of Marriage Act will put an more…