Democrat accused of selling his vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS) — A new racketeering charge handed up by a federal grand jury against state Sen. Leland Yee says he was part of an organized more…

Obama slammed for 'one of phoniest gestures'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, accused President Obama and Senate Democrats in a radio interview Sunday of using the popularity more…

Another Democrat accused of massive plagiarism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1067075" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.[/caption] While the re-election campaign of U.S. Sen. Joe Walsh, D-Mont., has been rocked by claims that he plagiarized 25 more…

Court: Doctors can't ask about gun ownership

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUNS.com) — A Federal Court of Appeals overturned a 2011 injunction Friday won by Florida doctors against a state firearms owner’s privacy law. The suit, brought in part more…

David Gregory buys $5.4 million house

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — David Gregory could be out at NBC's "Meet the Press" as early as November, Page Six reported Wednesday. But he's not leaving Washington. Gregory and his more…

BuzzFeed fires editor for major plagiarism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — BuzzFeed has fired Viral Politics Editor Benny Johnson after finding more than 40 instances of plagiarism, BuzzFeed's editor Ben Smith announced on Friday evening. In an more…

N.Y. Times urges: Legalize marijuana

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — The New York Times’ editorial board on Saturday called on the federal government to legalize marijuana. Citing alcohol prohibition, social costs and states’ movements, the board more…

Federal judge strikes down D.C. gun ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — A federal judge in the District of Columbia on Saturday overturned the city’s total ban on residents being allowing to carry firearms outside their home in more…

Protesters swarm Boston, 'livid' over illegal immigration

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZnZnA5bzoRLcLYl2XzKhhmrWltJ7tojf" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Boston Globe) An anti-illegal immigration rally on Beacon Hill outside the State House on Saturday, July 26 was teeming with protesters. While Bree Sison of more…

Steep drop in illegal border crossings by youths

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KENS-TV) The number of unaccompanied minors illegally crossing Texas' southern border with Mexico has dipped dramatically over the past month, though reasons for the decrease remain elusive. The more…