U.S. confirms Syria fired rockets at Lebanon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) Fighter jets in support of Syrian President Assad's regime struck targets near the town of Arsal, Lebanon, the U.S. State Department has confirmed. The strikes, which more…

Senate panel: Illegal to citizen in 13 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Immigrants who are in the United States illegally could become citizens in 13 years under a plan being developed by a bipartisan Senate group, matching the more…

Gun-control sabbath calls for assault ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (UPI) — Religious leaders attending the U.S. Gun Violence Prevention Sabbath Weekend called for a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines, organizers said. Religious leaders from across more…

Local TV news on path toward death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — With shorter stories and scarce coverage of politics and government, local television newscasts in the United States, like local newspapers before them, are suffering from “shrinking more…

USDA to furlough meat inspectors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Salmonella outbreaks. E. coli outbreaks. Millions of dollars in economic losses. These are among the scenarios the Obama administration warned about last month as it claimed the more…

North Korean nukes declared red line for U.S.

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – If Iran is a red line for the United States in terms of possessing nuclear weapons, what is North Korea? President Barack Obama's national security adviser, more…

1,000 students in wild riot on Ohio campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAYTON DAILY NEWS) — University of Dayton administrators will meet this week to evaluate a riot involving more than 1,000 people causing police from 10 jurisdictions to respond more…

Hillary now supports 'gay' marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24616255&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=320&width=425" height=320 width=425 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (AP) WASHINGTON — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced her support for gay marriage Monday, putting her more…