Carney dodges questions more than 9,000 times

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) White House reporters sometimes poke fun at press secretary Jay Carney's penchant for using the phrase "I appreciate the question" during briefings — especially when it's more…

U.S. cuts military aid to Israel by 5%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) The US will cut five percent, or $175 million, from its annual military aid package to Israel as part of across-the-board budgetary spending cuts, a more…

Huckabee sides with Corker-Hoeven border deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee (R) suggested in an interview Friday that he supports the border security deal crafted by Sens. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and John more…

'Green' tax to go to … corporations?

by Gina Loudon -- California lawmakers tried to pass a statewide measure banning plastic bags but failed. Now environmental activists are pushing for the ban in cities and counties, succeeding already in more…