Carson: Blacks 'manipulated' by media, politics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says traditional politicians have long maneuvered African-American voters for their own ends. “I think American blacks over the course of next more…

Trump vows to boot Syrian refugees from U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump says if he takes the White House, he will send back Syrian refugees coming to the U.S. “I’m putting the people more…

Palestinian flag flies over U.N. as hurricane brews in Atlantic

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2483345" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Palestinian flag is raised at U.N. headquarters on Sept. 30 (Photo: Twitter/Occupy Wall Street)[/caption] Wednesday's announcement by Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas that the more…

Frankenstein's trade pact: Frightening stuff

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_2478765" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Leaders of TPP member states in 2010[/caption] Is a film, painting or technical marvel ever created entirely ex-nihilo? Could it spontaneously generate with virtually more…

Waffle House boots uniformed soldier with gun

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2482285" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Army National Guardsman Billy Welch was told to leave a Nicholasville, Kentucky, Waffle House while armed and in uniform, Sept. 27, 2015. (Image: LEX-18 more…