Poll: Obama approval slumps to 37%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans are holding Republicans primarily responsible for the partial government shutdown as public esteem sinks for all players in the impasse, President Barack Obama among more…

Couple accused of keeping 4 boys in filth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) DENVER — A Denver couple accused of keeping four malnourished young children in a filthy apartment pleaded guilty to neglecting three other children under strikingly similar conditions in more…

Did Obama swap 'black' detention sites for ships?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Instead of sending suspected terrorists to Guantanamo Bay or secret CIA ‘‘black’’ sites for interrogation, the Obama administration is questioning terrorists for as long as more…

Congress less popular than potholes, dog poop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Congress has suffered fromincreasingly lower approval ratings during the now eight-day long government shutdown, and on Tuesday we got some new comparisons to help put that into perspective. more…

Valley Forge runner fined $100 amid shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILADELPHIA.CBSLOCAL) — VALLEY FORGE, Pa. — A marathoner says he was fined $100 for running in Valley Forge National Historical Park during the government shutdown. John Bell, a more…

Priest: Obama denied Mass to Catholics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBN) — How about trying this one on for size? Here is the press release headline from Congressman Tim Huelskamp’s office this afternoon: Apparently, a priest was denied more…

Lawmaker compares Obama to Hitler

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE BLAZE) — An Arizona state representative appeared to compare President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler in a Monday Facebook post that’s drawing controversy. “Someone is paying the more…

Health care missing at Obama newser

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — President Barack Obama sustained an hour-long press conference today without a single question about his signature healthcare law and the glitches that continue to plague the more…

Janet Yellen to be named Fed chair

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — After months of speculation, it's official: Janet Yellen will be the next chair of the Federal Reserve, succeeding Ben Bernanke, the White House said late Tuesday. more…