FBI: North Korea hacked Sony via China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - U.S. authorities were expected to announce on Friday that investigators had determined that North Korea was behind a devastating cyberattack against Sony Pictures, setting up a more…

Trey Gowdy: No interest in being speaker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) A Tea Party group wants Rep. Trey Gowdy to challenge John Boehner for the Speaker’s gavel. A fellow Republican says Gowdy would certainly have his support. more…

FCC rules 'Redskins' can stay on air

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday ruled the name "Redskins" is not profane or obscene. In a formal ruling, the commission rejected calls to yank the more…

U.S. now protects transgender workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is now interpreting federal law to explicitly prohibit workplace discrimination against transgender people, according to a memo released Thursday by Attorney General more…

How U.S. could retaliate against North Korea

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Now that many U.S. intelligence and cybersecurity experts have concluded that North Korea was behind the devastating digital attack against Sony, the question is: What can the more…

Dad charged with sodomy, murder of daughter, 8

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mobile Press-Register) Hiawayi Robinson, the 8-year-old Prichard girl found dead behind an abandoned building in September, died of "homicidal violence" at the hands of her father, Mobile County more…

Conservatives find some wins in $1.1 trillion bill

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1049435" align="aligncenter" width="601"] House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.[/caption] NEW YORK –Tea party loyalists and fiscal conservatives have criticized House Speaker more…

After Sony hack, is U.S. grid next?

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Now that U.S. intelligence has blamed North Korea for the Nov. 24 cyber attack on Sony Pictures, there is growing concern that the Hermit Kingdom has more…