U.S. now protects transgender workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is now interpreting federal law to explicitly prohibit workplace discrimination against transgender people, according to a memo released Thursday by Attorney General more…

How U.S. could retaliate against North Korea

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Now that many U.S. intelligence and cybersecurity experts have concluded that North Korea was behind the devastating digital attack against Sony, the question is: What can the more…

Dad charged with sodomy, murder of daughter, 8

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mobile Press-Register) Hiawayi Robinson, the 8-year-old Prichard girl found dead behind an abandoned building in September, died of "homicidal violence" at the hands of her father, Mobile County more…

Conservatives find some wins in $1.1 trillion bill

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1049435" align="aligncenter" width="601"] House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.[/caption] NEW YORK –Tea party loyalists and fiscal conservatives have criticized House Speaker more…

After Sony hack, is U.S. grid next?

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Now that U.S. intelligence has blamed North Korea for the Nov. 24 cyber attack on Sony Pictures, there is growing concern that the Hermit Kingdom has more…

Raul Castro gives 'Cuban 5' convicts hero's welcome

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1524465" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Raul Castro greets Gerardo Hernández, Ramón Labañino, Antonio Guerrero on their return to Cuba Dec. 17 (Source: El Nuevo Herald, Havana, Cuba)[/caption] NEW YORK more…

U.S. forces could expand fight against ISIS

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The commitment of U.S. forces to fighting ISIS could increase, not diminish, as a rising number of Sunni jihadist groups that control vast areas of territory more…

IRS warns of possible shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) The IRS is considering its own temporary shutdown due to recent budget cuts enacted by Congress, its chief said Thursday. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said furloughs — more…