9 killed, 75 hurt in deadly Oklahoma twister

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24856715&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=332&width=590" height=332 width=590 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (Associated Press) Emergency officials set out Saturday to assess damage from a series of violent storms and tornadoes that more…

Oklahoma tornado kills mother, baby

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) A powerful brew of tornadoes and flash floods ripped across the prairies Friday unleashing pelting hail before slamming into Oklahoma City, killing a mother more…

Gang of 8's 70-vote goal rattles La Raza

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Pro-immigrant advocates are pushing back against the Gang of Eight's strategy to win 70 votes or more for comprehensive immigration reform, fearing it would require too more…

Bloomberg group pushes 'terror gap' gun bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Mayors Against Illegal Guns is turning up the heat on Sens. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), and Max Baucus (D-Mont.) to gain their support for more…

Michigan woman, 33, killed in Syria battle

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) The family of a 33-year-old Michigan woman said Thursday that the FBI had confirmed that she was killed while fighting with rebel forces in Syria. more…

HHS delays Obamacare small-businesses option

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) The Obama administration confirmed Friday that it will delay part of a new program for small businesses under President Obama's healthcare law. Some congressional Democrats, including more…

Medicare on track for insolvency in 2026

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Medicare will reach insolvency by 2026 while Social Security's two trust funds will become insolvent by 2033, the program's trustees reported Friday. Unless Congress acts, Social more…