Drunk driver sues drinking buddy, restaurants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A repeat drunken driver convicted in a crash that killed two teenagers has sued his drinking buddy and two Santa Fe restaurants that served him alcohol. more…

Federal workers owe $3.5 billion in back taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The number of federal workers and retirees who owed delinquent income taxes jumped by nearly 12 percent in 2011, the Internal Revenue Service said Friday. Nearly more…

Georgia: House OKs guns at churches, campuses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Atlanta Journal-Constitution) A plan to allow Georgians to carry weapons in bars, churches, parts of college campuses and into unsecured government buildings won overwhelming approval in the state more…

Chicago may expand 'gun offender' registry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DNAinfo) Chicago's gun offender registry needs to be expanded to include the names of people busted committing crimes with a gun, Ald. Ed Burke (14th) said Thursday. And more…

Poll: U.S. Catholics back same-sex marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Amid growing support for same-sex marriage nationwide, a new poll from Quinnipiac University shows that most Catholics in the U.S. also back same-sex marriage, despite the more…

Rebellion in states to block broader Medicaid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Many Republican governors who said they plan to take Medicaid money under President Obama's health care law now find they're facing a revolt within their own more…