14 arrested in fight, campus on lockdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE ITEM) — SUMTER, S.C. — Fourteen students at Sumter High School were arrested, and the school was placed on temporary lockdown after a fight erupted in the more…

Kerry considering 'surprise visit' to Israel

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_678873" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry"][/caption] TEL AVIV – Preparations are under way for a possible "surprise" visit to Israel next week by Secretary more…

NSA reaches 'into past' to replay phone calls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — The National Security Agency has built a surveillance system capable of recording “100 percent” of a foreign country’s telephone calls, enabling the agency to rewind and more…

Van in Miami offers 'free Obamacare'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXAMINER) — An eye-catching photo of a traveling Obamacare ad plus an explanation by Drudge Report's creator Matt Drudge on his Twitter page was interesting enough that Drudge more…

Egyptian arrested for 'loving Israel'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An Egyptian has been arrested for, among other things, declaring his love for Israel and apparently trying to travel to the Jewish state. The 24-year-old was arrested in more…

TV news helicopter crashes near Space Needle

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SEATTLE (KHOU) – A television news helicopter has crashed near the Seattle Space Needle, KHOU's sister station KING 5 reports. The crash occurred around 9:30 a.m. Central time. more…

U.S., EU split on more sanctions for Moscow

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – There is an undertow of resistance among European companies toward further sanctions against Russia over its contemplated annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. After the initial, tepid more…

Bill Gates calls for more taxes on workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) – Billionaire software mogul Bill Gates has joined the growing chorus of tech experts who predict that low-skill Americans will face greater unemployment because more jobs more…

Obamacare leaves man owing $407,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Las Vegas Review Journal) – The hospital bills are hitting Larry Basich’s mailbox. That would be OK if Basich had health insurance. But he doesn’t. Thing is, he more…

Missing jet takes off on Twitter

by Andrea Shea King -- Trending ... #MH370 Trending topics on Twitter this past week reflected world headlines, especially the missing Malaysian jetliner and potentially world-changing political movements in Ukraine and Crimea. Regarding more…