Obama delivers gloomy message on midterms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) President Obama came to Silicon Valley in full campaign mode Thursday, warning guests at a downtown San Jose fundraiser that a Republican victory in the more…

Koch brothers dropping $125 million on midterms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) The Koch brothers’ main political arm intends to spend more than $125 million this year on an aggressive ground, air and data operation benefiting conservatives, according to more…

Court: 'Under God' will remain in Pledge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON GLOBE) The state’s highest court today rejected the proposition that the phrase “under God’’ in the Pledge of Allegiance violated the religious rights of an atheist couple more…

9-year-old led away in handcuffs by police

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Oregonian) Two uniformed Portland police officers showed up at the home of a 9-year-old girl last May, questioned her on the front porch about a fight at more…

Denver requests end to bring-your-own-pot concerts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Denver Post) The Colorado Symphony Orchestra may rethink its plans for headline-grabbing, bring-your-own-pot performances after Denver city officials Thursday delivered a major buzzkill. In the city's view, the more…

FBI investigating Bundy supporters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The FBI has launched a formal criminal investigation into the events surrounding last months standoff between the Bureau of Land Management and Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. Agents have more…

Insurance execs: Millions of health plans to be canceled

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="A4bXF0bTpOXco1F6WDYYZtgqpR3pUxPO" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Millions of American families still must face the loss of their health insurance policies because of Obamacare, members of Congress learned at a hearing with more…

Lawmaker's hearing on 'tyranny' targets AG

by Alana Cook -- A Pennsylvania lawmaker, tired of the "tyranny" of elected officials simply changing laws they don't like, has held a hearing on his plan to impeach state Attorney General more…