Dem strategist dies after knife attack at home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="IxdjQ3YjqOIlrJk3CuCvEkhDiUfVmXGw"] (NEWSOBSERVER) — RALEIGH — The man accused of stabbing political strategist Jamie Kirk Hahn is being investigated for questionable campaign finance reports he made while working more…

Revealed: The worst jobs in America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Actuary has been voted the best job of 2013 and news reporting the worst, in an annual ranking of occupations. Recruitment site CareerCast.com rated 200 professions more…

Hillary now pockets $200,000 per speech

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — It’s nice work, if you can get it. On Wednesday, Hillary Clinton begins what will likely be the most lucrative part of her life – so more…

Newsroom turbulence at N.Y. Times

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — One Monday morning in April, Jill Abramson called Dean Baquet into her office to complain. The executive editor of The New York Times was upset about more…

No furloughs for Obamacare officials

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — The office implementing most of President Obama's healthcare law is not furloughing its workers as a result of sequestration, its director said Wednesday. Gary Cohen, more…

Obama keeps many of Bush's policies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite vast differences with President George W. Bush on ideology, style and temperament, President Barack Obama has stuck with Bush policies or aspirations on a more…

Obama bails on Planned Parenthood keynote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — President Obama has canceled plans to deliver a keynote address at Planned Parenthood’s annual fundraising dinner Thursday night, citing a desire to spend more time more…

Rogue regime to U.S.: Beat it or else

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – North Korea has upped the ante in response to a U.S. call for direct negotiations to lessen tensions on the Korean Peninsula by demanding that the more…

Newtown voters nix extra school security

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Residents have rejected a budget that included money for extra school security in the wake of the December school shootings, with town leaders suggesting the spending and more…

IRS issued billions in improper refunds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — The Internal Revenue Service issued more than $11 billion in improper payments through its Earned Income Tax Credit program last year, according to an inspector more…