Early voting spurs campaign before debates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESSWEEK) — As Republican nominee Mitt Romney works to regain momentum in the final weeks before the Nov. 6 presidential election, time is pressing. Election Day essentially starts more…

Obama cancels meeting with Egypt's Morsi

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) President Barack Obama has quietly cancelled a politically risky plan to meet this week with Egypt’s new Islamist president. The plan was cancelled amid a wave more…

Al Gore to do 'dirty weather report'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Al Gore hopes to show links between climate change and the effects of extreme weather worldwide with an online and social media-fueled event built around more…

Feds test fake birth certificates for IDs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Federal investigators were able to get fraudulent driver’s licenses in all three states where they tried, according to a report released Friday that shows continued problems more…

Cat goes for flea bath, gets euthanized

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WORCESTER TELEGRAM) — An 8-year-old cat that was brought to a veterinarian for a flea bath was instead euthanized, its owner said, and she wants others to be more…

Obama's phantom presence

by Andrea Shea King -- Nearly two-thirds of Obama's Twitter followers are either fake or inactive. How do we know that? By using an app developed by Status People. It's called "Fakers App," more…

GOP analysis: Mitt winning in middle

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) In early August, with our Republican analysis of the POLITICO-George Washington University Battleground Poll, we wrote “… this election will remain close until the final weeks of the campaign.  more…

Principal accused of selling meth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN MATEO COUNTY TIMES) SANTA CLARA -- The principal of a Santa Clara elementary school faces drug sales charges after investigators found a quarter-ounce of methamphetamine at his more…

School skirts law for Spanish-only classes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HECHINGER REPORT) Ernest R. Geddes Elementary School is a noisy place. Students in older grades spend large amounts of class time talking and arguing with one another more…