Rapes rise under new FBI definition

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Two years ago, the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced that it was changing the definition of rape that had been in place since 1927. It took effect for more…

Volkswagen: Unionize U.S. plant or else

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Volkswagen's top labor representative threatened on Wednesday to try to block further investments by the German carmaker in the southern United States if its workers there more…

Federal offices in D.C. closed 25% of time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Between snow days, official holidays and the government shutdown, federal employees have worked a normal business day less than 75 percent of the time since Oct. 1, marking more…

Gun-toting gal meets snow-shoveling shyster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_642865" align="aligncenter" width="610" caption="Snow blankets a street in Lowell, Mass./Photo: Lowell Sun"][/caption] Police in Lowell, Mass., say a man who demanded money for shoveling the driveway of more…

Anti-Obama posters blanket city

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) An unknown artist is covering the streets of Santa Monica, Calif., with posters declaring President Obama to be “subpar.” The artwork, which features images of more…

Obama executive order to speed imports, exports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) President Obama on Air Force One Wednesday will sign an executive order to streamline U.S. exports and imports, according to the White House. The directive “cuts processing and approval more…

Louie Gohmert launches conservative PAC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Recorder) Republican Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert is launching a new political action committee to help defend House conservatives from 2014 attacks from mainstream Republican PACs, Gohmert announced more…

NSA official accused of killing adopted son

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC 4 WASHINGTON) A Maryland man has been charged with the murder of his adopted 3-year-old son, Montgomery County police said Tuesday. Brian Patrick O'Callaghan, 36, of Damascus more…