$100 million: Most expensive Senate race ever?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHARLOTTE OBSERVER) — From the Koch brothers and Art Pope to George Soros and Michael Bloomberg, wealthy donors are making North Carolina’s U.S. Senate race one of America’s more…

Crowd of Democrats walks out on Obama

by Joe Kovacs -- The magic that President Obama once enjoyed at political rallies appears to have vanished into thin air, as a crowd of spectators walked out on the president during more…

'Purple state' predicted to swing back to GOP

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1329915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sen. Mark Warner, left, and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie[/caption] U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., is not the bipartisan lawmaker he promised to be when more…

Communists look to give Democrats boost

by Bob Unruh -- The Communist Party USA is stepping up to bat in the 2014 election, rallying its troops against Republicans and promoting a long list of ways for people to more…

Military preps team for Ebola response in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — The U.S. military is forming a 30-person "quick strike team" equipped to provide direct treatment to Ebola patients inside the United States, a Defense Department official more…

Obama's 'head' on spear for Halloween

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KBOI2) — CANYON COUNTY, Idaho - On a rural road just outside of Nampa you can find a scary yard decked out for Halloween. Richard Piersol says, "I've more…

Does GOP really have 96% chance of taking Senate?

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_411409" align="aligncenter" width="600"] United States Senate[/caption] WASHINGTON – At first glance, the numbers seem almost too good to believe, for hopeful Republicans. In fact, the blaring headlines more…

Ebola the 'disaster of our generation'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — Aid agency Oxfam said Ebola could become the "definitive humanitarian disaster of our generation", as US President Barack Obama urged against "hysteria" in the face more…

Wanted: Ebola screeners for $19 an hour

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — They’re looking for the few, the proud — and the really desperate. For a measly $19 an hour, a government contractor is offering applicants the opportunity more…