Cops: Burned woman lied about KKK attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A stunning race attack alleged by a 20-year-old Louisiana woman appears to be a fabrication as police revealed she set herself on fire. Sharmeka Moffitt, more…

New terrorism charge in FRC attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A Virginia man accused of shooting a security guard inside the headquarters of a conservative Christian lobbying group was indicted on a local terrorism charge, marking more…

2 off-duty cops fatally shoot nude woman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Two off-duty Florida law-enforcement officers fatally shot an armed, naked woman who confronted them at a social gathering Saturday, authorities said. The shooting occurred at about more…

Miami waves job qualification for top staff

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Miami Herald) Stephen Petty had neither government experience nor a CPA when he applied for the No.?2 job in the city of Miami's finance department earlier this year. more…

Looming 'fiscal cliff' threatens state budgets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) As the Virginia Senate Finance Committee's staff director, she's preparing for the impact of what's known as the "fiscal cliff," a $607 billion bundle of federal more…

Largest U.S.-Israel military drill under way

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The U.S. and Israel simulated rocket attacks during their largest-ever joint military drill Wednesday, just as as real ones fired from Gaza exploded in southern Israel. more…

Atheist group sues Indiana over marriage statute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Post) A nationwide atheist organization has sued the Indiana state government over its marriage statute, which they say forbids them from overseeing marriages. Arguments were heard in more…