French, Germans anxious for Russian deals

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_874471" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum"][/caption] WASHINGTON – Russian President Vladimir Putin, who just more…

PetSmart yanks Chinese jerky treats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) PetSmart is joining rival pet retail giant Petco in removing all Chinese jerky treats from its shelves after the FDA announced more than 1,000dog deaths may be linked to the products. more…

NASA: Aliens may have created rock carvings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Each month a new planet is discovered that bears similarities to our own - and it is becoming increasingly apparent Earth is not unique. So it more…

Earwax-eating Democrat: 'Communism works'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="M1M3l2bTq59RQENY2ywHMb3c0eChmePC" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILY CALLER) Democratic Florida Rep. Joe Garcia — fresh off being caught eating his own earwax on camera — was caught red-handed (or is it yellow-fingered?) in more…

Obama denies VA wait times caused deaths

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="00azIwbjqUuAJMSnI1KANOyGaP9-CxjV" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON — After saying virtually nothing about the Veterans Administration scandal since it broke five weeks ago, except that he learned about it on the more…

Women's basketball league courts LGBT fans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) -- The WNBA is launching a campaign to market specifically to the LGBT community, a move that makes it the first pro league to specifically more…

Neighbors sue Oprah over trail access

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DENVER POST) A hiking-trail dispute between an 86-year-old nuclear physicist and Oprah Winfrey, one of the world's wealthiest and most famous women, has sparked a lawsuit as she more…

Obama reveals justification for drone strikes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) The Justice Department will publicly release a secret 2011 memo that provided the legal justification for the killing of American terrorism suspects overseas, according to a more…

FBI relaxing pot policy for recruits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) Monday was a big day for the nation’s cyber police. The Justice Department charged five Chinese military officials with hacking, and brought charges against the creators of powerful hacking more…