Egypt urges U.S. 'restraint' in Ferguson

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Egypt on Tuesday urged U.S. authorities to exercise restraint in dealing with racially charged demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri - echoing language Washington used to caution Egypt as it more…

Media fueling lynch-mob mentality?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOT AIR) Since two reporters were detained by a heavy-handed Ferguson police last week, the media has been a part of the story of frustration, violence, and racial more…

Obama: Minority boys unfairly sentenced

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) OBAMA: Good afternoon, everybody. Earlier today, I received an update from my team on two separate issues that I’ve been following closely: our ongoing operation in more…

Smithsonian adds LGBT history to collection

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects documenting the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution's collection more…

Ferguson clashes: 2 shot, 31 arrested

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ST. LOUIS TODAY) After many tense moments, including the deployment of tear gas, cooler heads seemed to be prevailing in Ferguson on early Tuesday morning. At 12:30 a.m. more…

Tea-party favorite looks to 'shock the world'

by Garth Kant --   [caption id="attachment_1153145" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller and Sarah Palin[/caption] WASHINGTON – Joe Miller is a man who knows how to pull off a political more…

Obama defense cuts jeopardize U.S. tech edge

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Amid the rising threat of the Islamic State jihadist group and increased cooperation between Russia and China, military experts are warning the Obama administration’s $1 trillion more…

'War on women' called divisive 'smoke monster'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xvYmI3bzqgCEdkbISTtJxJByML1SrefN" player_id="40d9b99b682e4c5f990d970e4a0828cd"] While some Democratic Party pollsters are suggesting it's time to dump the "war on women" rhetoric that helped defeat Mitt Romney in 2012, three conservative more…