Rand Paul: Fed's claim of being audited is a 'farce'

by Chelsea Schilling -- The Federal Reserve – the quasi-public organization that largely controls U.S. monetary policy behind closed doors – doesn't want investigators poking their noses into its operations. And now, more…

Actor Sean Stone's 'Huck Finn adventure'

by Paul Bremmer -- Actor Sean Stone was thrilled to tackle the leading role of Joseph Hoover in the soon-to-be-released Civil War movie, "Union Bound." He called Hoover a "grounded, levelheaded, sober character" more…

Now foster parents can't have guns

by Bob Unruh -- An aggressive anti-gun campaign that already has named veterans and recipients of Social Security benefits as targets apparently is being expanded to include foster parents. And it's already more…

This is Pentagon's new strategy to defeat ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Military.com) The U.S. military headquarters here is outfitted with maps showing a "forward line of troops" — a FLOT, in military-speak — that divides northern Iraq's Kurdish region more…

Cruz gives non-apology for 'New York values' comments

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz issued a less-than-sincere "apology" Friday after outraging the 8.5 million residents of Gotham with his dismissive comments about "New more…

Saudi Arabia buying up farmland in U.S. Southwest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf countries are scooping up farmland in drought-afflicted regions of the U.S. Southwest, and that has some people in California and Arizona more…