Fireworks canceled due to 'scared' sea birds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OREGONLIVE) — The coastal town of Depoe Bay is about to experience its quietest July 3 in 19 years. Town officials this year reluctantly announced they were cancelling more…

Rush: Republicans clueless in stopping Obama

by Joe Kovacs -- PALM BEACH, Fla. – Though he usually focuses criticism on Democrats, top-rated radio host Rush Limbaugh is scorching Republicans as "clueless" in their efforts to stop President Obama more…

Home demolished due to garage in wrong spot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — The new Southampton, N.Y., home of Eric and Margaret Friedberg was almost half completed when they decided to tear it down and start over because the more…

Poll: Romney has edge in 15 battleground states

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONAL JOURNAL) — President Obama remains marginally ahead of Mitt Romney in a new national CNN/ORC International poll released on Monday, although Romney leads Obama in the 15 more…

Baby has more than 2 mommies?

by Drew Zahn -- A California state legislator has introduced a bill that would allow children to legally have more than two parents. State Sen. Mark Leno, an openly homosexual Democrat from more…

Now Mammoth Lakes files for bankruptcy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — The High Sierra town of Mammoth Lakes said Monday that it filed for bankruptcy because it cannot afford to pay a $43-million breach-of-contract judgment against it more…

'Mayberry' star Andy Griffith dead at 86

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Actor Andy Griffith, who won the hearts of 1960s TV viewers with his role as gentle Sheriff Andy Taylor in “The Andy Griffith Show,” then returned as more…

AP: 'What global warming looks like'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - If you want a glimpse of some of the worst of global warming, scientists suggest taking a look at U.S. weather in recent weeks. Horrendous more…

Minority leader: Odds long to undo Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — It's on his to-do list, but U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says the odds are against repealing the health care law championed by President more…

'Operation High Roller' swipes $80 million

by Andrea Shea King -- Alarming news: "This is a serious new threat that is actively targeting American financial institutions. To the best of our knowledge the scheme has already netted nearly $80M more…