Razor-close Senate runoff gets challenged

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_885861" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss, (left) and Chris McDaniel (right)[/caption] Tea-party challenger Chris McDaniel, citing the discovery of "thousands of irregularities" in the June GOP more…

Ben Carson sounds alarm on developing threat

by Leo Hohmann -- [ooyala code="s0NTRybjpkh81rFfLnY_FIjOu1ZFLWPL" player_id="40d9b99b682e4c5f990d970e4a0828cd"] Editor's Note: This is the third of a three-part series that began with "Ben Carson uncorks on what's wrong with America." The second installment was more…

Smallpox found sitting in Maryland storage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Today in smallpox, apparently: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday that employees at the National Institutes of Health found some vials containing smallpox more…

More 1st-time moms give birth out of wedlock

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONTIMES) — The percentage of first-born U.S. babies born to a married mother and father has fallen below 60 percent for the first time, the Census Bureau said more…

Guy named 'Alpacino' charged with murder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A man named after “Scarface” actor Al Pacino was charged Monday in the 2013 murder of an Oakland man, police said. Alpacino McDaniels — whose street more…