Obama bans U.S. companies from competition

by Steve Peacock -- The Obama administration intends to keep contractors on stand-by to help officials evaluate conditions on the Mexican side of the U.S. border, but U.S. companies are not allowed more…

2 pilots killed in UPS plane crash in Alabama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=25031766&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (FOXNEWS) — Two pilots died in a UPS jumbo cargo plane crash early Wednesday morning just outside a Birmingham, more…

Political columnist Jack Germond dies at 85

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=25030583&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (BALTIMORE SUN) — Jack W. Germond, an irascible columnist and commentator who was a fixture on the American political more…

Inhofe probes Obama's climate-agenda advocacy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS.COM) U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (O-Okla.) has launched a probe into potential Hatch Act violations by the White House in its climate agenda advocacy. Inhofe today sent letters more…

Man takes poison after child-sex conviction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WDAF-TV) NODAWAY COUNTY, Mo. — Steve Parsons was found guilty of statutory sodomy of a 14-year-old girl in Nodaway County. Minutes later he was dead, apparently by his own hand. more…

Military 'hyper-masculine'? Who knew!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Seeking a lighter sentence, defense attorneys for WikiLeaks leaker Pfc. Bradley Manning put the convicted intelligence analyst's Army therapist on the stand to testify that Manning suffered intense more…

Obama 'a god' in rodeo-clown controversy

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_500365" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="A rodeo clown wears a Barack Obama mask at the Missouri State Fair Aug. 10, 2013."][/caption] PALM BEACH, Fla. – The ongoing fallout over more…

Jesse Jackson Jr. sentenced to prison

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) WASHINGTON – Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced today to 30 months behind bars and his wife, Sandi, got a year in prison for separate more…

More Fast and Furious guns found in Mexico

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) Three more weapons from Fast and Furious have turned up at crime scenes in Mexico, CBS News has learned, as the toll from the controversial federal more…