Teacher tased, carjacked near school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PITTSBURGH.CBSLOCAL) — WILKINSBURG (KDKA) – Police are looking for a suspect after an elementary school teacher was carjacked on her way to work in Wilkinsburg Monday morning. According more…

Christie wants GOP hug

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) A few days after Hurricane Sandy shattered the shores of New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie picked up the phone to take on a different kind of recovery more…

Lawsuit: Sex assaults part of high-school hazing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SUNTIMES) — A suit filed Monday against the Maine Township High School District claims three Maine West freshman students were sexually assaulted during a soccer team hazing ritual more…

Senate bill grants warrantless access to email

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNET) A Senate proposal touted as protecting Americans' e-mail privacy has been quietly rewritten, giving government agencies more surveillance power than they possess under current law. CNET has learned that more…

Allen West concedes Florida House race

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TCPALM.COM) U.S. Rep. Allen West has conceded to Patrick Murphy in District 18 after presenting legal challenges on the race's results for two weeks after Election Day. West, R-Palm Beach Gardens, announced more…

Last hurrah from a state statesman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JpY2wyNzqP6ZerqwGcKkXHgvlUjECrtC"] In this podcast, economist, columnist, radio host and international conference speaker Jerry Robinson of "Follow the Money Weekly" honors the retiring Congressman Ron Paul. Paul, whose more…

Now Republicans 'want to be Santa Claus'

by Joe Kovacs -- PALM BEACH, Fla. – Are Republicans looking to win future elections by promising to provide all sorts of goodies like Santa Claus? Radio giant Rush Limbaugh thinks so, more…

New campaign to ban terrorists from Twitter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A pro-Israel group has launched a citizen email campaign demanding that Twitter ban the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas from using its Internet communication service. In its "No Twitter more…