'Christian' Obama at mosque: 'Muslim-Americans keep us safe'

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2909764" align="aligncenter" width="591"] President Obama visits the the Islamic Society of Baltimore, Feb. 3, 2016[/caption] President Obama, a self-professed Christian, visited an Islamic mosque with ties to more…

Retail disaster as stores shutter, malls close

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2909574" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Shopping malls around the nation are closing with alarming frequency, analysts say.[/caption] Stores are shutting, malls are closing and the retail sector, at least more…

Donald Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2903184" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Donald Trump, who just came in second in the Iowa caucuses, was nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize by an more…

Trump accuses Cruz of 'stealing' Iowa

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2903294" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Donald Trump, who came in second in Iowa, took to Twitter to blast the first-place caucus winner, Ted Cruz, saying more…

Undergrads schooled in 'eliminating ignorance'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2909024" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Iowa State University[/caption] Iowa State University is poised to hold its 16th annual "Social Justice Summit," the day-and-a-half long workshop designed to eliminate prejudice, discrimination more…

Record number of U.S. exonerations in 2015

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The U.S. saw a record number of exonerations in 2015, with nearly 40 percent of the cases involving individuals who were exonerated in homicides, a new report more…

North Korea's planned launch angers world

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2302445" align="aligncenter" width="602"] North Korea has announced a launch to send a satellite into orbit.[/caption] North Korea's planned launch of a long-range rocket has set the world more…