U.S. grants 'gay' couples federal benefits

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1934425" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The Justice Department will ensure federal agencies give gay couples their due benefits.[/caption] Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Thursday the Justice Department would be more…

'Death panels' reappear on Capitol Hill

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 65D2zJ4N] The White House has announced the revival of a proposal that almost put an end to passage of Obamacare – the widely criticized "death panels" that more…

Jade Helm secrecy ratchets as media barred

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer XNHiGmbk] The controversies and suspicions surrounding Jade Helm 15, a Special Operations training mission set to kick off in select residential communities in seven states in the more…

Baltimore mayor sends police chief packing

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer DseLoCic] Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has fired the city's embattled police commissioner, Anthony Batts, saying in a brief press conference simply: It's time for a fresh face. more…

Obama immigration chiefs hauled to court

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2203755" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama delivers a speech on immigration in November 2014.[/caption] A federal district judge has called on several White House officials to come to more…

Jeb Bush: 'People need to work longer hours'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer R1Sq2cbt] Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush spoke a bit about his economic plan for America in a livestream interview that soon went national, suggesting one big change more…

South Carolina to remove flag

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer SOFSY1Fm] Lawmakers in South Carolina voted to remove the Confederate flag from statehouse grounds, 94-20, sending the measure to Gov. Nikki Haley to sign into law. Haley's more…