Intrepid student gets letter from 'dead' president

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1857485" align="aligncenter" width="607"] Harry S Truman[/caption] Editor's note: The following excerpt from James Rogan's latest book, "And Then I Met … Stories of Growing Up, Meeting Famous more…

Abortion law expected to save 600 babies yearly

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1686925" align="aligncenter" width="597"] Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback[/caption] A new state law in Kansas is setting precedent by outlawing "dismemberment" abortions, effectively taking one tool in the abortionists' more…

This is your wilderness on drugs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mother Jones) Starting about 90 miles northwest of Sacramento, an unbroken swath of national forestland follows the spine of California's rugged coastal mountains all the way to the more…

New Mexico abolishes 'policing for profit'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) Gov. Susana Martinez signed a bill Friday virtually ending the practice of civil forfeiture, making the state a leader in sharply restricting a contentious policy more…

Obama muscles in on Putin's plans for Cuba

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_1894415" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Obama and Cuban president Raúl Castro[/caption] TEL AVIV – One day after a news-making handshake between President Obama and Cuban President Raúl Castro yesterday, more…

Capitol on lockdown after shots fired

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer fWhlt19h] (WUSA9.com) The U.S. Capitol Building is on lockdown as a precautionary measure after shots were fired on the West Front of the building, US Capitol Police more…

45 years ago, Apollo 13 launches for the moon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (History) After its successful launch 45 years ago, the spacecraft Apollo 13 and its crew of three—commander Jim Lovell, command module pilot Jack Swigert and lunar module pilot more…

Faith, firearms bundled at NRA convention

by Jack Minor -- Republican elected officials at Friday's National Rifle Association convention in Nashville, Tennessee, called for a unified front consisting of First and Second Amendment supporters, noting that religious freedom more…