School systems rethink Common Core standards

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The growing backlash against the nationwide K-12 school standards known as Common Core, bubbling to the surface in Indiana, Michigan and elsewhere, has become the hottest more…

Cops visited captors' home in 2004

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="tzdWhnYjrg8sgHgjz5SSDq8Ds2INrigG"] (NBC NEWS) The nightmare could have been over nine years ago. In 2004, Cleveland police showed up at Ariel Castro's home on Seymour Avenue after Castro, more…

Senate passes Internet sales tax bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) — The US Senate on Monday passed a bill aimed at ending tax-free shopping on the internet but the move looks set to face fierce opposition before more…

Latest leftist lunacy from Maxine Waters

by Aaron Klein -- Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., is a staunch defender of convicted cop killer and domestic terrorist Joanne Chesimard, who just became the first woman ever to be placed on more…

U.S. city pays up for dissing Christians

by Bob Unruh -- The city of Dearborn, Mich., has agreed to pay Christians who were arrested at its Arab International Festival in 2010, remove all criticism of them from a city more…

New push to stop feds from reading your email

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="8yZGxmYjoG4WObuMIc6vdcT-dIG__jOf"] The U.S. Senate is moving toward greater electronic privacy protection in an effort to update a decades-old law and draw clearer boundaries for the federal government more…