Republicans dodging town-hall rage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — Looking forward to the midterm elections, the Republican party is seeking to repeat the dramatic performance of 2010 that ushered in a freshman class of more…

JPMorgan hiring being investigated

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Federal authorities have opened a bribery investigation into whether JPMorgan Chase hired the children of powerful Chinese officials to help the bank win lucrative business in more…

McCain: U.S. has no 'credibility' on Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — The United States has “no credibility” in the Middle East due to the Obama administration's inaction in Egypt, Sen. John McCain said Sunday. The administration previously more…

Oklahoma's ban on Sharia tossed by federal judge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Tulsa World) An Oklahoma constitutional amendment that would bar the state's courts from considering or using Sharia law was ruled unconstitutional Thursday by a federal judge in Oklahoma more…

263 arrested in gang sweep targeting MS-13

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Science Monitor) The US government is beefing up efforts to undermine the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13), a multinational street gang. On Friday, the Homeland Security Investigations unit of more…

DHS concedes asylum requests at border double

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) On Friday, the Department of Homeland Security conceded that requests for asylum in the United States along the border between the United States and Mexico have more more…

Oakland shooting caught on dashboard cam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KPIX-TV) A video obtained by KPIX 5 shows a driver being caught in the crossfire of a daytime shootout in East Oakland Wednesday morning. At least six people more…

Meet Silicon Valley's Big Brother

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) Since rumors began to spread that a startup called Palantir helped to kill Osama bin Laden, Alex Karp hasn't had much time to himself. On one sun-baked more…

Downtown Memphis? Safe, of course

by Colin Flaherty -- [caption id="attachment_501153" align="aligncenter" width="614" caption="Mario Patterson, left, and Dondre Johnson, right, were both charged with first degree murder in the perpetration of robbery. Jerrica Norfleet, center, was charged more…