Attkisson: Journalism's very dangerous trend

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hjaGU1bjryJ5w-A1tF8R5Aw4NS42-qzV" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILYSIGNAL) — Sharyl Attkisson, an award-winning investigative reporter who resigned from CBS News earlier this year, says the news media are heading down a dangerous more…

Seattle approves $15 minimum wage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEATTLE TIMES) The Seattle City Council unanimously approved a $15 minimum wage Monday, giving its lowest-paid workers a path over the next seven years to the nation’s highest more…

Hillary defends Bergdahl exchange

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Hillary Rodham Clinton gave a measured defense Monday of the Obama administration's controversial decision to swap five Guantanamo Bay detainees for a U.S. soldier held hostage in more…

Judge battles attorney in courtroom brawl

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JoM2g1bjoJfTSIagmNQNMelQDQR1DBYa" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (USA TODAY) Tensions erupted in a Brevard County courtroom this morning when a judge challenged an assistant public defender to "go out back and I'll more…

Handcuffed man drowns in trooper's custody

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Time after time after time, Brandon Ellingson tried to kick his way to the surface of a popular Missouri lake, a witness told The Des Moines Register. And more…

'Sadistic' girls stab friend at sleepover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL) The 12-year-old girls had been plotting the murder for months, police say. Morgan E. Geyser was allowed to have two friends over each year for more…

Obama: 'Sacred rule' justifies Taliban swap

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) The U.S. has a “sacred rule” that it does not leave any prisoners behind in warfare, regardless of circumstances, President Barack Obama claimed in a June more…

Obama giving 'amnesty' to 200,000 kids by 2016

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) White House officials said Monday that they are treating a wave of youthful illegal immigrants as a “humanitarian situation” that requires billions of dollars in aid more…

Report: Bergdahl scheduled for promotion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON.CBSLOCAL) — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is reportedly scheduled for a promotion. CNN’s Barbara Starr reports that a defense official said that Bergdahl will be promoted because he has more…