California drought sets off crop-failure alarms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — WILLOWS, Calif. — When the winter rains failed to arrive in this Sacramento Valley town for the third straight year, farmers tightened their belts and looked more…

Top scholar: Here's why GOP won't stop Obama

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1146365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Carol Swain, political scientist, professor of political science and law at Vanderbilt University and television host[/caption] The GOP has lost its way and conservatives more…

Kids 'forced to swim Rio Grande as diversion'

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – In an effort to divert Border Patrol from their smuggling, Mexican drug cartels are forcing children and other illegal immigrants from Central America to swim more…

Billions lost in Medicare wheelchair scam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — LOS ANGELES — In the little office where they ran the scam, a cellphone would ring on Sonia Bonilla’s desk. That was the sound of good more…

Disgusted teens revolt: 'Thanks Michelle!'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Students returning back to school after the summer vacation are finding out what First Lady Michelle Obama's new rules for healthy eating in schools, truly mean. more…

Atlantic City fears closing casinos may be eyesore

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOSTED.AP.ORG/DYNAMIC/STORIES/U/US_CASINO_CLOSINGS?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2014-08-17-09-52-19) — ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Before summer ends, Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club will be shuttered ex-casinos, leaving Atlantic City officials looking more…