Victim of teen beating speaks out

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Staten Island Advance) A group of teenagers in New Brighton delivered a vicious beating to a 53-year-old man because he wouldn’t give up his iPhone, police said. A more…

No charges against 2nd person in college shooting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Charges aren't expected to be filed against a 25-year-old man who was involved in an argument that escalated into gunfire at a Houston-area community college, officials more…

Panetta opens combat roles to women

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) WASHINGTON — Pentagon chief Leon Panetta has lifted the military's ban on women serving in combat, a move that will allow women into hundreds of thousands more…

Limbaugh: We're in midst of designed 'race wars'

by Joe Kovacs -- PALM BEACH, Fla. – One day after President Obama delivered his second inaugural address to the nation, top-rated radio host Rush Limbaugh claimed the political powers in office have more…

High school to students: Watch violent 'Django'

by Michael Thompson -- A scavenger hunt in a Birmingham, Ala., City Schools high school class that included an assignment to watch the ultra-violent "Django Unchained" is coming under intense scrutiny in more…

Trump looking to buy N.Y. Times?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK MAGAZINE) With Donald Trump, you can never tell where the TV show ends and reality begins. Is he serious about buying the New York Times? In a brief more…

Unions suffer steep decline in membership

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that union membership rates have fallen off sharply in the past year, from 11.8 percent of the workforce to 11.3 percent. This more…

It's on! Feinstein unveiling gun-grab plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Washington campaign to control guns moves into high gear tomorrow when Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the author of the nation's original "assault" gun ban in the 1990s, announces more…

Democrat abortion bill expands access

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACRAMENTO BEE) SACRAMENTO, Calif. — More medical professionals, including nurses and midwives, would be permitted to perform certain early abortions in California under a bill unveiled Tuesday. In a more…