Chimps given human rights by U.S. judge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) On Monday, a New York judge granted two chimpanzees a writ of habeas corpus. In other words, the chimps have the right to a day in more…

Army cadets complain: These high heels are killin' me!

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1927835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Male ROTC cadets at Temple University don red heels to draw attention to sexual violence against women.[/caption] Male cadets with the ROTC at Arizona more…

'Mobilegeddon' could devastate top websites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — LOS ANGELES — If your website traffic plummets suddenly Tuesday, you can blame it on "Mobilegeddon." Google, which dominates online search, is launching an algorithm to more…

Feds keep on stockpiling ammo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Department of Justice is seeking to purchase 95,000 rounds of 9mm hollow-point bullets and has posted online a solicitation that requires bids to be submitted by April more…

Muslim woman leaves Alabama to join ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A spokesman for a Muslim couple in Alabama on Monday said their 20-year-old daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants more…

Democrat senator calls out Harry Reid for poor politicking

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1686545" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.[/caption] Sen. Joe Manchin, West Virginia Democrat, didn't let partisan politics keep him from speaking the truth, as he more…

Franklin Graham: Halt Muslim immigration

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1084145" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Rev. Franklin Graham[/caption] Rev. Franklin Graham put out a powerful tweet that conveyed two huge policy needs in just a few short words: America more…

Flannel-wearing students hold 'Anti-Gay Day' protest

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="IyYjRudDoEz-qO0vzf-IgVP45GtPomEh" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Pennsylvania high school students responded to a Gay-Straight Alliance "Day of Silence" anti-bullying event with a campaign of their own – an "Anti-Gay Day" protest more…

Koch Bros. give high praise to Scott Walker

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1738705" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker[/caption] Billionaire brothers Charles G. and David H. Koch suggested during a recent fundraiser in New York City they'll support whomever more…