'Confederate heroes matter' banner flown over Richmond

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Richmond Times-Dispatch) Community activists and historic preservationists got help from an unusual source to draw attention to their protest today of monuments to Confederate leaders on Monument Avenue more…

'Super blood moon' odds 'off the charts'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The grand finale of the rare blood-moon tetrad will be a spectacular "supermoon" eclipse, the first in more than three decades. And the scholar who discovered the correlation more…

Obama dubbed 'most powerful enemy' of helpless babies

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2394905" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama in the Oval Office (White House photo)[/caption] The House of Representatives passed two pro-life bills on Friday, one to freeze funding for more…

Markets tumbling in Shemitah's wake

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2442255" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chinese traders looking stressed during one of the many down days at the Chinese stock market during Shemitah 2014-15[/caption] Before rushing to write off more…

Did Trump already reveal his tax plan?

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_2445105" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Donald Trump[/caption] During the second Republican presidential debate last Wednesday, Donald Trump teased the tax plan he says he will be releasing in about more…

Schools nabbed for hiding Common Core detail

by Bob Unruh -- Common Core, the federal education-standards initiative, can't stay out of the headlines. Black leaders have called it racist, and it's been slammed by politicians such as Louisiana Gov. more…

'Neo-Puritans' want to punish you for 'sin'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Paul Bremmer If you think the Puritans of the 1600s were intolerant, you haven't met modern American "neo-Puritans," according to author Jack Cashill. "[Nathaniel] Hawthorne described his more…

St. Louis landfill fire near radioactive waste

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) A fire smoldering underneath a landfill north of St. Louis since 2010 could reach radioactive waste from the Manhattan Project in as little as three months, according more…