School sued over 6th-grader's Facebook posting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE) Riley Stratton remembers all too well the day Minnewaska school officials brought her into a room, with a police officer present, and demanded she cough more…

Police raid LAX over passenger-luggage thefts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KNBC-TV) Several workers at LAX were arrested Wednesday night after police served 25 search warrants, all in connection with the theft of passenger property by airport workers, officials more…

Gun-control Democrat charged with gunrunning

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) SAN FRANCISCO — A California state senator who authored gun control legislation asked for campaign donations in exchange for introducing an undercover FBI agent to an arms more…

Pope greets Obama at Vatican

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) President Obama met Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thursday. In his first official visit, which began at 10:27 a.m. in Rome, the president and the pope met more…

Supremes bolster domestic-violence gun-ban law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) People convicted of minor domestic violence offenses can be barred from possessing guns even in states where no proof of physical violence is required to support more…

Lawmaker defends his praise for 9/11 mosque

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_690205" align="alignright" width="347" caption="Virginia Del. Alfonso H. Lopez"][/caption] Despite rebuke from counter-terrorism officials and the media, a former Obama appointee turned politician has doubled down on his more…

'Rules mean nothing' to Obama

by Greg Corombos -- Just days after Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius told Congress there would be no extension of the Obamacare enrollment deadline, the administration is offering an additional more…