Saudi Airlines defends ban on Israeli passengers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al Arabiya) The director general of Saudi Arabian Airlines, Khalid al-Melhem, responded to recent criticisms and threats to ban his airline from U.S. airports for allegedly violating federal more…

Boehner refuses to take stand on immigration provision

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner refused on Sunday to say whether a comprehensive immigration overhaul should include a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, declaring more…

'Dreamers' who left U.S. miss immigration reform

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) When US President Barack Obama began stopping the deportations last year of some young immigrants living in the country illegally, Adriana Gil Diaz realized that she more…

Coast Guard scholarship called 'plainly illegal'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A Coast Guard scholarship is attracting scrutiny because it is open only to students from "Historically Black Colleges and Universities," "Hispanic-Serving Institutions" and "Tribal Colleges and Universities." A more…

'Gang of 3': Time to dump the IRS

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — The IRS is the agency people love to hate, and perhaps for good reason: It only exists to take our money. Getting rid of the tax-collecting agency more…

130,000 fans flock to celebrate heroes

by Drew Zahn -- To the uninitiated, the estimated 130,000 fans who flocked to the San Diego Convention this weekend for the 33rd annual Comic-Con International may appear strange, as many attend more…