Homeschool family's fate up for discussion by Supremes

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_378871" align="aligncenter" width="656" caption="Romeike family members"][/caption] A conference is scheduled among U.S. Supreme Court justices on Feb. 21 where the fate of a German family now living more…

Uh-oh. Look whose health plan got canceled

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="80bjNvazoYjzB6mlH2SzNSNSyzcLHvYT" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Six million-plus Americans have gotten notices that their health insurance plans have been canceled because of Obamacare, and undoubtedly there were some celebrities among them. more…

NSA spied on American lawyers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — The list of those caught up in the global surveillance net cast by the National Security Agency and its overseas partners, from social media users to more…

Doctor guilty of waterboarding daughter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) A jury in the US state of Delaware has found a prominent paediatrician and best-selling author guilty of endangering his stepdaughter in a trial featuring testimony that more…

'Trigger-happy' cop kills disabled man's service dog

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_637401" align="aligncenter" width="611" caption="Tarek Hassani's dashboard-mounted camera shows moments leading up to and following shooting that left a dog dead"][/caption] When Officer Tarek Hassani responded to a more…