NSA employees spied on significant others

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) At least 12 employees with the National Security Agency have intentionally misused the government's surveillance authority in the last decade, according to an inspector general's report provided to more…

Cruzin' for a bruisin': GOP folds on Obamacare

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, was not able to stop his fellow Republican senators from handing the Democrats a major victory on Obamacare. Enough Republican senators joined more…

Texas Democrat: Cruz 'can't be president'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Rep. Joaquin Castro said Friday that Sen. Ted Cruz has made the political polarization in Washington worse since he arrived and that Mr. Cruz’s filibuster showed more…

Out of debate ideas, Congress turns to God

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) With a government shutdown looming and all sides digging in, the men of the cloth are weighing in, with the Senate chaplain delivering a stinging rebuke Friday morning more…

Senator tells Congress: GOP destroying America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONAL JOURNAL) As the clock ticks down toward a possible government shutdown, Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, isn't holding back. On the Senate floor before 10 a.m. Friday, the more…

Did divine intervention prevent McDonald's massacre?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="dhaGgzZjpd61wT0C-VF9yVI_uCC7bDEj" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] A man apparently was intent on holding up a McDonald's and willing to shoot people. In fact, he pointed his gun at his intended victims more…

Who's the real 'nut job,' Cruz or Obama?

by Kathy Shaidle -- Rush Limbaugh Right after his marathon 21-hour anti-Obamacare address on the Senate floor, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, called in to Rush Limbaugh's show to explain his strategy. Cruz more…

Obama pouring $300 million into Detroit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (DETROIT FREE PRESS) — Nearly $300 million in aid for Detroit — from federal and state coffers, private businesses and charitable foundations — will be announced Friday as more…