GOP's Alan Simpson backs 'gay' marriage in ad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RqcTl2bDo9Kwnbqgr1MHFwbOBf__f8z8" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (POLITICO) — Former Sen. Alan Simpson, a Republican, is making the case for a “live and let live” approach to same-sex marriage in a new more…

Christian college bans transgender from dorm

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (UNIVERSITY HERALD) — A female-to-male transgender student has filed a sex discrimination complaint against a Christian University in Oregon, claiming the school refused to let him live in more…

Holder, congressman grapple over contempt charge

by Alana Cook -- [ooyala code="owNTF2bDqhIz5S91UE4rQWrrBvfAmuJS" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON – Attorney General Eric Holder engaged in a tense exchange with Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, at a House hearing Tuesday in which the congressman more…

Rush Limbaugh to undergo surgery

by Kathy Shaidle -- [caption id="attachment_428965" align="aligncenter" width="605" caption="Radio host Rush Limbaugh"][/caption] He's finally doing it: Thirteen years after Rush Limbaugh received his first cochlear implant, he will undergo surgery next week more…

Ronald Reagan vs. Col. Sanders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (COURIER-JOURNAL) — Louisville-based Yum Brands' social media campaign to name the new Interstate 65 bridge for Kentucky Fried Chicken founder Col. Harland Sanders seems to be building steam. more…

Hank Aaron likens Republicans to KKK

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Hank Aaron's march to history ended 40 years ago today, when his 715th home run vaulted him past Ruth as baseball's all-time home run leader. Yet more…

Babysitter tattoos kids while mom away

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSADVANCE) — A Campbell County judge on Monday certified charges to a grand jury against a mother and her boyfriend in connection with the tattooing of two children more…

Premiums skyrocketing under Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) Health insurance premiums are showing the sharpest increases perhaps ever according to a survey of brokers who sell coverage in the individual and small group market. Morgan more…

Teacher fired for refusing to unfriend students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="8yeXR1bDoPsuBoCuYzUATEzZOqtyhxSZ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (BOSTON.CBSLOCAL) — At 79 years old, Carol Thebarge, a long-time substitute teacher, is out of work. It’s not because she’s retiring but because of a more…