Gowdy to lead Benghazi select committee

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) South Carolina Republican Rep. Trey Gowdy, a former federal prosecutor known for his aggressive style of questioning at congressional hearings, has been tapped to lead a more…

County looks to limit size of home gatherings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WATCHDOG.ORG) — FAIRFAX, Va. – A plan to ban “frequent and large gatherings at neighborhood homes” is a lawsuit waiting to happen, a Fairfax County supervisor predicts. Officials more…

Justices turn away gun-rights case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The Supreme Court declined again Monday to take up a hotly contested issue of gun rights that has divided the nation's federal and state courts. The more…

Benghazi bungle becomes viral joke

by Andrea Shea King -- [caption id="attachment_817611" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Tommy Vietor"][/caption] "The Dude heard around the world" Among the top trending topics at Twitter last week was this one... ...and this one: #ReplaceFamousQuoteWithDude. more…

Trump unleashes anti-media tirade

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Donald Trump slammed the media on Monday, calling the press “really dishonest” in its coverage of everything from Benghazi to his recent comments about Donald Sterling. “I more…

Asian carp 'too offensive' for Minnesota

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MINNESOTA.CBSLOCAL) — ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The term “Asian carp” has become endangered in Minnesota. The state Senate on Monday approved a measure that would rename the more…

Michigan bans animals on small farms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MICHIGAN LIVE) The Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development voted in a special session April 28 to adopt changes that make all farm livestock operations, no matter how small, more…

Poll: GOP has strongest tilt in 2 decades

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) — WASHINGTON — Democrats hoping improvements in the economy’s course and the Affordable Care Act’s implementation would level the playing field for November’s elections should brace more…

9 Ringling acrobats hurt while hair-hanging

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hjOHNybToSImxA4pt9dcpJu7L-6mG3Jm" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (BOSTON.CBSLOCAL) — PROVIDENCE, R.I. (CBS) — Nine people were hurt in a frightening accident during a circus performance Sunday at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in more…