Want a better America? Save the middle class

by Chelsea Schilling -- If Obama really wants to see a better America, he should focus on building a thriving middle class rather than empowering the government. That's the message from Rep. more…

Obama demands 'year of action'

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — President Obama's State of the Union address had plenty of critics, but he may have been his own worst enemy when it came to making his more…

'This can be a breakthrough year for America'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's Note: This is Barack Obama's 2014 State of the Union, as prepared for delivery: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Today in more…

On 2nd try, grand jury indicts white cop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_622447" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Jonathan Ferrell and Charlotte Police Off. Randall Kerrick"][/caption] If at first you fail to indict, try, try again. Last week, a Charlotte, N.C., grand more…

Super Bowl ticket prices plummet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — So much for being the most expensive Super Bowl ever. With ticket prices in a freefall, seats for Sunday’s MetLife Stadium matchup between the Seattle Seahawks more…

Facebook asks to read users' text messages

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FASTCOMPANY) — Over the last month or so, a few keen-eyed Android users may have been startled by some peculiar permission requests when they tried to update their more…

Lawmaker: Obama is 'blaming the voters'

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan."][/caption] WASHINGTON — President Obama has almost run out of people to blame for the sad state of the union, Rep. Tim more…