9-year-old shot dead in Ferguson

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (People) A 9-year-old girl was shot and killed Tuesday in Ferguson, Missouri, while she sat in bed doing her homework, her family says. "I never in a million more…

Maryland Unionists back Confederate statue

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Montgomery County Sentinel) Some Unionists are lending support for preserving Rockville's controversial Confederate cavalry statue, which was targeted for removal after the recent Charleston, South Carolina, massacre at more…

Swarms of insects invade Burning Man festival

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2341595" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Burning Man events are marked by a variety of artistic expressions.[/caption] A perceived pagan worship event that's set to kick off in the coming more…

Jeb calls for more surveillance of Americans

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2118215" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jeb Bush[/caption] Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, who's in a heated race for the Republican nod for a White House election run, said during more…

Reuters twists own poll to defend Planned Parenthood

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Reuters on Wednesday published a report titled "Americans back federal funds for Planned Parenthood health services" on the same day that a pro-life activist group released more…

'Hellstorm' kills 3 firefighters in Washington

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Three firefighters were killed and four others injured in central Washington Wednesday battling one of the more than 100 wildfires burning across at least 1.1 million more…

Pentagon grants $2 million to save birds

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2341315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Saving the sage grouse has become a matter of Pentagon concern.[/caption] The Pentagon has set aside $2 million of taxpayer dollars for state and federal officials in more…