Detroit defaults on debt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Emergency manager Kevyn Orr said Detroit will stop making payments on some debt, including one scheduled on Friday, and proposed debt holders take a drastic cut more…

Nazi SS commander living in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BERLIN (AP) — A top commander of a Nazi SS-led unit accused of burning villages filled with women and children lied to American immigration officials to get into more…

CBS confirms reporter's computer hacked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) CBS News announced Friday that correspondent Sharyl Attkisson's computer was hacked by "an unauthorized, external, unknown party on multiple occasions," confirming Attkisson's previous revelation of the more…

Teacher has sex with elementary-school boy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KNBC-TV) A former elementary school teacher admitted Thursday to having sex with a young student, reversing her not guilty plea from the day before. Malia Brooks, 32, pleaded more…

NYC cabbie killed with umbrella to eye

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) A cabby died a gruesome death in Brooklyn yesterday when a passenger fatally stabbed him through the eye with an umbrella during a robbery, law-enforcement more…

NSA scandal 'biggest story of your life'

by Kathy Shaidle -- "The NSA surveillance scandal is the biggest story of your lifetime" – that was Michael Savage's message all this week, as details emerged about the extent to which more…

Radioactive mountain key in U.S. rare-earth woes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Red state or blue state, liberal or libertarian, Americans share an addiction to rare-earth elements imported from China. Green technologies such as electric cars, wind turbines, solar more…

Syrian refugees to be resettled in U.S.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Two years into a civil war that shows no signs of ending, the Obama administration is considering resettling refugees who have fled Syria, part of more…