Tea-party firecracker joins WND team

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_446323" align="alignright" width="175" caption="Gina Loudon, Ph.D."][/caption] Coming from the unique perspective as media commentator, mental-health expert and homeschooling mom of five, Gina Loudon, Ph.D., today officially joins more…

Bachmann nemesis: 'Mission accomplished'

by Garth Kant -- It was all about getting Bachmann, apparently. The Minneapolis hotel tycoon and multi-millionaire gearing up for a rematch against Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., suspended his campaign Friday, proclaiming 'mission more…

Arrest in ricin letter sent to Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SEATTLE (AP) — Three poison-tainted, hand-addressed letters postmarked on the same day in Spokane, Wash., were mailed to President Barack Obama, a federal judge in Spokane and a post more…

Poll: Hillary's favorable ratings drop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) - In a new survey of potential 2016 presidential candidates, 52% of registered voters say they have a favorable opinion of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, down more…

Justice spokesman: Holder didn't lie

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) – Attorney General Eric Holder's sworn testimony before lawmakers this month was "accurate and consistent with the facts," a Justice Department spokesman stressed late Thursday. Holder's statements at more…

U.S. wanted 'John Doe' pseudonym for Stevens

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) U.S. officials gave instructions for Benghazi Medical Center to use a "John Doe" pseudonym on the death certificate of Ambassador Christopher Stevens after he died of more…

Illegal with 7 kids on welfare for 20 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Fox News reports Maritha Nelson's $240 in food stamps has run out, leaving her $9 in cash and seven people to feed. The 50-year-old single mother, who entered more…

Sebelius-Obamacare scandal percolating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Congressional Republicans on Thursday escalated their call for an independent investigation into whether Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius broke the law when she sought more…

Michigan mom killed while fighting in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - A 33-year-old Michigan woman and convert to Islam has been killed in Syria while fighting with opposition forces against the government of President Bashar al-Assad in the country's more…

Ex-Mexico president praises U.S. pot businessmen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Washington state businessmen who say they're trying to create the first national brand of marijuana received some heartfelt support Thursday from the former president of Mexico, more…