Judge: Kentucky must recognize 'gay' marriages

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A federal judge has ruled that Kentucky must recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, pointing not only to recent decisions that have struck down bans more…

Economy takes $50 billion winter weather hit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Severe winter weather this season may have cost the economy as much $50 billion and 76,000 jobs. A CNBC Fed Survey of 19 Wall Street economists, strategists more…

Extreme weather carries hefty price tag

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Extreme weather that has hit the United States comes with a hefty price tag: $1.15 trillion in the last 30 years, a trend that is likely more…

2008: Obama rips Bush for executive orders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) Then-presidential candidate Barack Obama in 2008 bemoaned his predecessor’s supposed efforts to “bring more and more power into the executive branch” rather than working with more…

Comcast snatches up Time Warner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Comcast Corp's proposed $45.2 billion takeover ofTime Warner Cable Inc could face close scrutiny from U.S. antitrust regulators because of the deal's potential to reshape the country's more…

19 states challenging N.J.'s gun law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) –  Wyoming is leading a coalition of 19 states asking the U.S. Supreme Court to let them submit a brief supporting a New Jersey man's more…

Federal court deals blow to gun-grabbers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (San Francisco Chronicle) - California must allow law-abiding citizens to carry concealed firearms in public, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday, striking down the core of the state's permit more…

NRA: Hands off 'pretend' guns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida affiliate of the National Rifle Association has a new priority: the right to bear Pop-Tarts. The group is supporting a proposal that would more…