Dem congressman plays 'birther' card on Cruz

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="lzdGdyazo4a6Ik_lAnztiO20EfAKz_eY" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Remember all those questions about Barack Obama's eligibility and the suggestions that if he's not American, he's not eligible to be president? A Democrat member more…

Petition protests Obama plans to monitor newsrooms

by Michael Carl -- The American Center for Law and Justice is launching a petition in protest of the Federal Communication Commission's plan to place "monitors" in television and newspaper newsrooms. The more…

Here's back story on FCC's newsroom-policing agenda

by Aaron Klein -- While some have been speculating about the intent of an extensive Federal Communications Commission survey of U.S. newsrooms, entirely unreported is that the agency’s former "diversity czar" spelled more…

'Mission-driven' firm to run FCC newsroom probe

by Aaron Klein -- The firm contracted by the Federal Communications Commission to conduct an extensive survey of U.S. newsrooms openly declares it is "mission-driven" and "believes that superior science can improve more…

Teen killed by cops had Wii controller in hand

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KFOR-TV) The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy by a police officer. The family of Christopher Roupe says the teen more…

Report demands U.S. probe Yemen drone strike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) U.S. policy on drone strikes has been questioned by a rights group who say a strike on a wedding procession killed civilians, not al-Qaeda fighters, as previously more…

Video: 500-pound bomb dropped on U.S. soldiers by mistake

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) Warning: Video contains offensive language: [ooyala code="F4cWdyazpsQCx0VH0pcfLldQbva26kRf" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Harrowing new footage out of Afghanistan captures the moment a U.S. Air Force jet mistakenly dropped more…

Media 'want newsrooms monitored by Obama'

by Kathy Shaidle -- [caption id="attachment_428965" align="aligncenter" width="605" caption="Radio host Rush Limbaugh"][/caption] The Federal Communications Commission is drawing fire from conservatives for proposing that radio and television stations, and newspapers be monitored more…

Democrat wants FCC to stifle Fox News

by Art Moore -- [caption id="attachment_645025" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Mike Dickinson"][/caption] A Democrat challenging Republican House Majority Whip Eric Cantor in Virginia is urging the Federal Communications Commission to clamp down on the more…