Obama-pope lovefest on Day of Atonement

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2453855" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pope Francis arrived in the U.S. Tuesday and will meet with President Obama Wednesday on Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement.[/caption] Yom Kippur is more…

America unprepared for devastating 'Black Swan'

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Supply-chain disruptions often are the result of adverse weather, unplanned telecom outages, data breaches or even cyber hacking. However, the one "Black Swan" event that would more…

Pope Francis: I'm not 'left-ish'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Shortly before Pope Francis touched down on U.S. soil for the first time on Tuesday, he assured journalists that he is not a liberal, according more…

PETA sues for monkey's right to own its selfies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BALTIMORESUN) — A macaque monkey who took now-famous selfie photographs should be declared the copyright owner of the photos, rather than the nature photographer who positioned the camera, more…

Christie to National Guard boss: Lose weight!

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2455515" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Brig. Gen. Michael L. Cunniff, left, the Adjutant General of New Jersey and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, promote an officer during the New more…

Hillary finally takes stand on Keystone Pipeline

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — After months of declining to take a position on the Keystone XL pipeline, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says she opposes the construction of the project. more…

Pope arrives in U.S., here's what to expect

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — Pope Francis’s chartered Alitalia jet landed at Joint Base Andrews on Tuesday afternoon, with Vatican and American flags flying from the cockpit. The pope alighted more…

Obama's ISIS war czar runs for the hills

by Douglas Ernst -- President Obama's hand-picked ISIS war czar once called the terrorist group a "clear and present danger to the U.S." The White House will soon face the fierce Islamic more…