U.S. surveillance planes fly over Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has begun surveillance flights over Syria after President Barack Obama gave the OK, U.S. officials said, a move that could pave the way more…

Rick Perry's lawyers move to dismiss charges

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s lawyers formally asked a court Monday to toss out the felony charges recently leveled against the Republican, arguing that the court should not get involved more…

House Republicans hire law firm to sue Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) House Republicans have hired D.C. law firm BakerHostetler to provide legal representation to sue President Obama. House Administration Committee Chairwoman Candice Miller (R-Mich.) signed a contract more…

Ex-FBI chief Louis Freeh injured in car crash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON — Louis J. Freeh, the director of the F.B.I. from 1993 to 2001, was hospitalized on Monday after sustaining significant injuries in a one-car accident in Vermont, more…

Gates donates $1 million to 'gun safety'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda, have donated $1 million to a Washington state campaign seeking to expand background checks on gun more…

IG: VA delays not linked to veteran deaths

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TOWNHALL) The Department of Veteran's Affairs (VA) has published its own preliminary report concluding that zero veterans died from delays in care at their facility in Phoenix, Arizona. more…