State Dept. touts 'success' after Iran capture of U.S. sailors

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2833844" align="aligncenter" width="603"] U.S. sailors captured by Iran are shown on Tehran's state-run television. (Screen shot, via the New York Daily News)[/caption] The State Department's leading spokesman, more…

NRA's Wayne LaPierre challenges Obama to debate

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 5qwfytik] Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of the National Rifle Association, sent a direct message to President Obama via video, challenging the White House chief to an more…

'Angry' Trump responds to Nikki Haley jabs

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2833095" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Donald Trump[/caption] Donald Trump, the Republican Party front-runner in the primary for president, said South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is exactly right – he more…

Watchdog finds gaps in Ebola travel screening

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) The Department of Homeland Security’s inspector general found gaps in Ebola screening at U.S. ports — even when travelers declared they had visited high-risk countries, according more…

U.S. to track secret buyers of luxury real estate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Concerned about illicit money flowing into luxury real estate, the Treasury Department said Wednesday that it would begin identifying and tracking secret buyers of high-end properties. more…

Saudi Arabia forecast to be next regime to implode

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_2823535" align="aligncenter" width="605"] Former President Bush and Saudi officials (White House image)[/caption] WASHINGTON – The results of the "Arab Spring" have been inconsistent. The BBC reports Egypt more…