Union: Cop hesitated at traffic stop, got beaten

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)Basically, the detective didn't want to be the next police officer accused of needlessly killing an unarmed man. The Birmingham, Alabama, cop who was pistol-whipped unconscious last week more…

Suspect dead after tense standoff with feds

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2323285" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Law enforcement converge on a home on State Island to root out an active shooter.[/caption] A man accused of shooting at a firefighter who more…

Evangelists: Obama 'paving the way' for Antichrist

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2041115" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama[/caption] President Obama isn't the Antichrist – but he sure is "paving the way" for him, said some Christian evangelists who've been watching more…

Mayor cites 'seething anger' at atheists

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2323175" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A nativity scene in Belen, New Mexico, has sparked a furor from an atheist group.[/caption] A New Mexico mayor is seeing red over an more…

Al Gore for president? Supporters whisper

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2323115" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Al Gore[/caption] It's getting late in the game, but the Democratic Party may see another candidate for president: Al Gore, former vice president under more…

'Godzilla El Niño' coming?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTLA-TV) This fall and winter's predicted El Niño has the potential to become the most powerful ever recorded and could bring "extreme rainfall" to parched California, but it more…

Stockman warns of 'debt supernova'

by Mark Leibovit -- Editor's note: Mark Leibovit is one of the investment world's top-rated gold timers, and helps investors anticipate and benefit from both the ups and the downs of the more…