Twitter sues U.S. government

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Twitter, the world's largest microblogging platform, on Tuesday sued the U.S. government, alleging that the Justice Department's restrictions on what the company can say publicly about more…

Police sued over Taser during traffic stop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) A federal lawsuit accuses Hammond police of "malice" and "reckless indifference" when they smashed a car window and used a Taser on a passenger during a more…

Missouri preps for riots after Brown grand jury

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Missouri authorities are drawing up contingency plans and seeking intelligence from U.S. police departments on out-of-state agitators, fearing that fresh riots could erupt if a grand more…

'Gay'-marriage bans fall in Idaho, Nevada

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A federal appeals court declared gay marriage legal in Idaho and Nevada on Tuesday, a day after the U.S. Supreme Court effectively legalized same-sex more…

Double-reverse on Ebola military mission

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1302155" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Gen. David M. Rodriguez speaks to reporters at the Pentagon Tuesday[/caption] NEW YORK – In yet another Obama administration reversal adding to the confusion more…

Police smash car window, Tase man

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) An Indiana man whose car window was smashed and who was Tasered by police after a traffic stop said Tuesday that "it felt like my civil more…

Public nixes renaming beach park for Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Two Honolulu city councilmen have dropped their proposal to rename a beach after Barack Obama – marking the second time officials in the president's home more…

Girl, 4, hands out heroin 'candy' at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WCAU-TV) A Delaware mother was arrested after her 4-year-old daughter brought over 200 bags of heroin to school and passed them out to other children at a local more…