Black lawmakers appeal to DoD over hairstyle ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Black female lawmakers are urging Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to reconsider revised Army regulations that ban hairstyles frequently worn by minority women in the military. Sixteen more…

$250,000 reward in power-grid attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. offered a $250,000 reward on Thursday for information leading to an arrest and conviction in an attack nearly a more…

Al-Qaida eyes U.S. airport: 'Assemble your bomb'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) (04-10) 08:41 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- An al Qaeda magazine containing a photo of a people-mover train at San Francisco International Airport - along with a caption urging more…

IRS target: 'I will not retreat, surrender'

by Alana Cook -- Responding to newly exposed internal IRS emails that show Democrat collusion with the agency to target her tea party group and impede an investigation, True the Vote President more…

Mexican cartels strike deep inside U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Outmanned and outgunned, local law enforcement officers are alarmed by the drug and human trafficking, prostitution, kidnapping and money laundering that Mexican drug cartels are conducting more…

Younger Americans lose faith in Bible

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) More Americans are doubting the infallibility of the Bible, treating it as a guidebook rather than the actual words of God, according to a survey released Wednesday. more…

Teen charged as adult in stabbing rampage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE) They prepared for guns but faced knives instead. In the era of Newtown and Virginia Tech and Columbine, danger and bloodshed came Wednesday to Franklin Regional more…

Justice revises racial-profiling rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr.’s long-awaited revisions to the Justice Department’s racial profiling rules would allow theF.B.I. to continue many, if not all, of more…

Families of autistic kids sue Disney

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Families with autistic children have sued Walt Disney Co, alleging the company does not provide adequate access to theme park visitors with autism who have difficulty waiting in more…