Andreas Lubitz called 'courteous' in leadup to crash

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1837645" align="aligncenter" width="611"] Andreas Lubitz[/caption] Andreas Lubitz, the 28-yer-old German national from Rhineland who has been fingered as the man at fault for purposely crashing the Germanwings more…

'Massive destruction': Deadly tornadoes in Oklahoma

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer EbjxDDpJ] (NBC NEWS) One person was killed and several others were injured when a series of "extremely dangerous" tornadoes ripped through Oklahoma, knocking out power and leaving more…

HIV 'epidemic' hits American heartland

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) An HIV "epidemic" fueled by needle-sharing opiate addicts has infected at least 72 people in one southern Indiana county as Gov. Mike Pence plans to declare more…

State Department stands by Bergdahl exchange

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer zK1cwZw2] Jen Psaki, spokeswoman for the State Department, said on "The Kelly File" on Fox News the prisoner exchange President Obama and his team orchestrated for Bowe more…

'Dream kitchen' ad slammed as sexist

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer beS7wARx] A group of angry students took to the streets of Newtonville, N.Y., to protest what they perceived as a sexist billboard ad – an image of more…

Ben Carson's column yanked

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_907121" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ben Carson[/caption] Creators Syndicate, the service that runs conservative Ben Carson's regular column, has yanked his most recent column from its list of website more…

Drone crashes expose U.S. war operations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Crashing drones are spilling secrets about U.S. military operations. A surveillance mission was exposed last week when a Predator drone crashed in northwest Syria while spying more…

Obama International Airport?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chicago Tribune) Could Mayor Rahm Emanuel be thinking about renaming Chicago's airports, perhaps after President Barack Obama? Emanuel brought up the airports' names during a candidate forum Wednesday more…

Big bankster tied to Obama pick faces U.S. shutdown

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – As the Senate Judiciary Committee considers the role of attorney-general nominee Loretta Lynch in allowing HSBC to avoid criminal charges in a massive money-laundering scheme, more…

Chicago man gets probation in 'Knockout Game'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Herald-Whig) A Chicago man who prosecutors said was playing the "knockout game" was sentenced to probation Monday during a hearing in Adams County Circuit Court. Black mobs routinely more…