Honesty ratings: Congress at bottom

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICALTICKER.BLOGS.CNN) — While Members of Congress have a slightly higher honesty rating than last year, the lawmakers are still considered the least trusted professionals by the American public, more…

Man shoots ex-wife as she sits in church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An elementary school music teacher walked into a church in the middle of Sunday services and shot and killed his ex-wife as she sat in a pew, police more…

Brooklyn hospital to declare bankruptcy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — A financially troubled hospital serving a largely African-American and Caribbean niche of central Brooklyn is planning to declare bankruptcy this week, hospital officials said on Sunday, more…

Fly-by media: Journalists use drones

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — Here comes the fly-by media. Preliminary use of diminutive drones is under way among those who see the potential of drones in news gathering, not more…

Bob Costas goes on anti-gun rant

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REALCLEARPOLITICS) — Bob Costas, discussing the murder-suicide of NFL's Jovan Belcher, went on a gun rant during halftime of NBC's Sunday Night Football. Transcript of his remarks below. more…

Boy, 11, arrested over theater prop gun

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — This little cowboy’s toy gun was a bit too real. An East Village 11-year-old was handcuffed and taken into custody last month after strolling into MS more…

America on Lenin's path to 'health care'

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- Call a Code Blue! Medicine in America is in cardiac arrest. If the election results are to be believed, the majority of Americans do not trust themselves and more…

54 Christmas trees in White House

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.INVESTORS) — Amazing how a reelection can reshape an incumbent's thinking about many things. Now safely ensconced in the White House for 49 more months, the Obamas have more…

'Maternity hotel' allegedly runs anchor-baby biz

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SBSUN) — Some 70 people picketed a busy city intersection on Saturday protesting what they say is an illegal Chinese maternity operation. Brightly colored signs reading "Not in more…