Breakthrough? Obama 'willing to negotiate'

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – President Obama is willing to negotiate with the Syrian dictator he wanted to bomb for gassing his own people. He is willing to negotiate with the more…

At least 8 Republicans ready to defect

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HUFFINGTON POST) — Even Tuesday afternoon, after the government has officially shut down, there's still only a handful of House Republicans ready to just pass a bill to more…

Black professor: Shutdown due to Obama's skin color

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUS REFORM) — The government shutdown is partly due to President Obama's "race," University of Pennsylvania UPenn, Associate professor Anthea Butler suggested in an angry Twitter tirade on more…

Netanyahu issues warning on 'ruse' by Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned United Nations delegates Tuesday that to avoid a military conflict they must stand firm in putting pressure on Iran to more…

Obamacare now live – with big glitches

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="ZsNHQ5ZjqdLWZjRMv-zROAgC1QDUrpqo" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Years in the making, Obamacare, the move to take one-sixth of the American economy and put it under control of Washington bureaucrats, on Tuesday greeted more…

Democrats release emails with Boehner staff

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) With the federal government nearing shutdown, House Speaker John Boehner stood on the House floor Monday and called on his colleagues to vote for a bill banning more…

Obama urges GOP to 'reopen' government

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) President Obama, declaring that his signature health-care law is “here to stay,” urged House Republicans on Tuesday to stop trying to derail it and instead “reopen more…

Troops could lose thousands during shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Uniformed troops could still lose their special pay and some benefits during the government shutdown, even after the passage of last-minute legislation aimed at preserving their more…