McConnell vows to 'crush' tea-party opponents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESS INSIDER) Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell predicted the GOP establishment will destroy conservative insurgents attempting to unseat a trio of incumbents in an interview with The New York more…

Paul slams Cruz over Reagan comparisons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Sen. Rand Paul blasted fellow GOP Sen. Ted Cruz’s frequent references to Ronald Reagan on Monday, deepening the rift between the two potential 2016 presidential candidates. In more…

Snowden: NSA 'setting fire' to Internet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Edward Snowden accused the NSA and its counterparts of "setting fire to the future of the Internet" during a videoconference discussion at South by Southwest in more…

Obama drops Medicare changes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Obama administration is abandoning a surprise plan to alter Medicare’s drug coverage after withering criticism from Congress and K Street. Medicare chief Marilyn Tavenner alerted more…

Magnitude-6.9 quake strikes off N. California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A magnitude-6.9 earthquake struck off the coast of Northern California on Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Service reported. The epicenter was 48 miles west-northwest of Ferndale and more…

Economist: Real unemployment rate is 11%

by Greg Corombos -- The U.S. economy added slightly more jobs than expected in February, but the pattern of job creation remains very sluggish, and President Obama only has his own policies more…

Top reason conservatives can't take America back

by Greg Corombos -- Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell told conservative activists Thursday that if the GOP wins control of the U.S. Senate this year, the party will aggressively pursue and enact more…