'Freight train' Trump hits all-time high in poll

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HARTFORD COURANT) Donald Trump has scored his highest numbers in a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday that found him with a 2-1 lead among Republican voters nationwide, with more…

Trump unloads on 'worst president' Obama

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2931854" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump[/caption] Donald Trump, who's still leading in polls on the Republican Party pick for president, sent out a series of tweets in recent more…

State to slam door on transgender school bathrooms

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_650749" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Transgender issues, like gender neutral bathrooms, have been taking front and center.[/caption] South Dakota is a governor's signature away from becoming the first state more…

Scalia clerk: 'He was writing for the ages'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2959184" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, 1936-2016 (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] A former law clerk for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia remembers his friend and more…

Bill Kristol: A 'shmexpert'?

by Paul Bremmer -- [caption id="attachment_1842575" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.[/caption] "I'm thinking I was a tad early in my #PeakTrump predictions," Bill Kristol confessed on Twitter the more…

GOP gets squishy: May allow vote on Scalia replacement

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2551745" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama[/caption] Will Senate Republicans hold firm to a vow by Sen. Mitch McConnell to block any consideration of a Supreme Court nominee to more…

Kidnapping scam explodes across America

by Bob Unruh -- It was 3 a.m. on July 10, 1973, when John Paul Getty III, the grandson of the famous American oil billionaire, was abducted from Piazza Farnese in Rome more…