State proposes 10-cent gas-tax hike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TRI-CITY HERALD) — Olympia — House Transportation Committee Chair Judy Clibborn said Monday she will seek a 10-cent-per-gallon increase to the state’s gas tax. The proposed tax hike more…

Rust Belt turns to 'Tech Belt'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Michael Garvey was working as a clerk at the New York Stock Exchange more than 25 years ago, when he got a call from his parents more…

About to be raped? Democrat suggests 'whistling'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="5nMzFoOTq-FxvGAy8286pyiCHlZ1lUdX"] A Colorado lawmaker's foot-in-mouth comment about having woman go to a callbox "if you feel like you're gonna be raped" while arguing for more gun limits more…

Gunman kills self, 3 others in shooting spree

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OC REGISTER) TUSTIN – Four people are dead and two others wounded in a shooting rampage that led authorities from Ladera Ranch to Orange, authorities said. The suspected more…

U.S. security firm: Massive Chinese hack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) When U.S. cyber-security firm Mandiant released a lengthy report this morning on Chinese hacking, tracing an extensive cyber-espionage campaign against American corporations back to a specific unit in more…

Did Obama supporter vote 6 times in 2012?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Obama/Biden lawn sign remains proudly planted in front of Melowese Richardson's Cincinnati home, three months after the presidential election. It seems that President Obama has more…

NBC hires David Axelrod

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) David Axelrod, former strategist and aide to President Obama, has landed a new job at NBC News. The network said Tuesday that Axelrod is joining as a more…

Police eye 'hate crime' in Baldwin rant

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) The NYPD’s Hate Crime Task Force yesterday launched an investigation into Alec Baldwin’s tirade at a Post photographer. Detectives brought the lensman and a Post more…

Heart recipient to marry donor's sister

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEST SEATTLE HERALD) — A heart has two functions in the human experience. There is the physical side (the engine that pumps blood throughout our bodies) and the more…