Tape measure falls 50 stories, kills man

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer wzaQsMXG] (NYPOST) — A hard hat fiddling with his tape measure on the 50th floor of a high-rise condo under construction site accidentally dropped it Monday — more…

ISIS rout of Syrian rebels thwarts Obama strategy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The Obama administration's strategy to combat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria appears to be unraveling in Syria, with the extremist group reportedly cooperating with more…

Show me: Governor becomes 'butt' of jokes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KSHB-TV) Giving new meaning to the phrase "Show-Me State," Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon's team tweeted a photo of the governor voting in Jefferson City Tuesday morning next to more…

Virginia voting machine refuses to allow GOP vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer HgoXLGGQ] VIRGINIA BEACH -- Officials with Rep. Scott Rigell's (R-2nd D.) campaign said Tuesday afternoon that the number of precincts experiencing problems with voting machines in the more…

NORAD drill to buzz D.C. with F-16s

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) NORAD will conduct “calibration flights” over southeastern Washington, D.C., November 5. The exercises will feature a “civilian Beechcraft King Air aircraft flying patterns at approximately more…

GOP leading Colorado returns by 7 points

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) Republicans are up 7.3 points in ballots returned as of Tuesday morning in Colorado, according to Magellan Strategies. The numbers could be a good sign more…

Candidate for Congress killed on election eve

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer FrxsLN9x] (NEWSOK) — Earl E. Everett, 81, of Fort Gibson, was in a wreck Friday and was pronounced dead Sunday night, said Wallace Collins, chairman of the more…

Journalist sues 'American Hustle' filmmakers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A science journalist is suing the producers of the acclaimed 2013 film “American Hustle”, claiming in a $1 million libel, slander and defamation lawsuit that the more…

Mom admits to tossing autistic son off bridge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Oregon mother who had a breakdown while caring for her autistic son and ailing husband allegedly threw the 6-year-old off a bridge and then called police more…