North Korean Red Dawn closer than ever

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The bomb test that North Korea conducted over the weekend was a "miniaturized" nuclear device – suggesting to U.S. sources that the day of a North more…

ICE agent rep: Feds making officers 'enemy'

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is making federal immigration agents "the enemy," the president of the union of Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers told a Senate panel Wednesday. more…

Economist: Obama using 'abracadabra budgeting'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hvazdjOTqmDgncI6JtZC2Ey9T2FytVZH"] President Obama claimed significant progress in deficit reduction, called for additional tax hikes and pushed dozens of new programs that he says won't add a dime more…

Iran: U.N. nuke inspectors are spies

by Reza Kahlili -- The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Wednesday accused the United Nations' nuclear watchdog of leaking confidential information on Iran's nuclear program. Fereydoon Abbasi, in an announcement on more…

Belafonte blasts 'white America' for black gun crimes

by Michael Thompson -- WASHINGTON – Harry Belafonte, entertainer, long-time left-wing activist and admirer of Third World dictators, inserted himself into the national debate on gun control when he claimed "white Americans" more…

Students taught oral-sex tricks (and more)

by Joe Kovacs -- WARNING: The following story contains language that some readers may find offensive. The University of Chicago is leaving little to the imagination with its Sex Week schedule, as more…

New medal created for cyber, drone wars

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — They fight the war from computer consoles and video screens. But the troops that launch the drone strikes and direct the cyberattacks that can kill more…

Marco Rubio: 'I needed water'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans dismissed President Barack Obama's State of the Union address as nothing more than big government spending and more tax increases. But a brief sip of more…