Porn actor sentenced to jail in syphilis case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The veteran porn actor known as Mr. Marcus was sentenced Tuesday to 30 days in jail after pleading no contest to knowingly exposing his co-stars to more…

TSA drops plan to allow small knives on planes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The Obama administration said Wednesday it was abandoning a plan that would have let passengers carry small knives, souvenir bats, golf clubs and other sports equipment more…

Dark skies brighten for Holder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Signs emerged Tuesday that embattled Attorney General Eric Holder will survive the latest storm threatening his tenure. When President Obama nominated three judges to the District more…

NBC correspondent joins al-Jazeera America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Former NBC contributor Michael Viqueira will be joining Al Jazeera America as its first White House correspondent, the network announced today.Mr. Viqueira joins the expanding network more…

Senator: Obama hasn't called in 4 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Sen. Chuck Grassley, a pivotal deal-maker in Congress, said Tuesday that he has not received a phone call from President Obama in four years. The lack more…

U.S. superheroes bow to Islam, but this 1 refuses

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_449857" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Bosch Fawstin and his art"][/caption] "Kwak! Ouch! Please don't kill me! Ah-h-h-h … oink?" If a cartoonist wages an anti-jihad campaign featuring a piggish more…