Baltimore mayor joins chorus blasting 'knockout game'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9iNzdobjqrKf1ZH_7xSqRu-ZSRKgotY3" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Only days after signing into law one of the nation's toughest curfews for youth, Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is speaking out against "knockout game" attacks more…

Iraq: The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_997805" align="aligncenter" width="595"] Iraqi President Nouri al-Maliki with Russian President Vladimir Putin[/caption] WASHINGTON – Embattled Shiite Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki disclosed in a BBC interview he more…

He said, she said: Hillary vs. Akin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_824951" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Hillary Clinton[/caption] WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton apparently didn't like a challenge from Todd Akin that she "de-legitimized" a 12-year-old rape victim's claim in defense more…

'Huge' Supreme Court ruling 'boggles the mind'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_399303" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The United States Supreme Court[/caption] Pro-life activists are celebrating a Supreme Court victory, as the justices unanimously struck down a Massachusetts law requiring a more…

'Someone finally said no' to Obama

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_997105" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, explained why Supreme Court ruling on Obama is so important[/caption] WASHINGTON – With the Supreme Court delivering a unanimous blow more…

Mass. SWAT teams claim they're private corporations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) As part of the American Civil Liberties Union’s recent report on police militarization, the Massachusetts chapter of the organization sent open records requests to SWAT teams more…

U.N. compensation costs soar by $1 billion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The business of ending wars, keeping the peace and solving hunger and poverty apparently has its privileges, at least when it come to pay. A new more…

VFW: Boycott Mexico until Marine freed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MILITARY TIMES) A major veterans' service organization says it's time to "take off the gloves" in seeking the release of a Marine reservist from the Mexican prison where more…