Surprise! Iran intercepted two U.S.-defended ships

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The Iran Revolutionary Guard naval patrol intercepted a U.S.-flagged ship five days before firing shots on the Marshall Island-flagged Maersk Tigris and seizing it, representing what more…

Public slams school board over teacher sex cases

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer iXTJOIs0] (PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE) — A high school culture that condones inappropriate relationships between teachers and students, threats to arrest students who talk about it and poor communication more…

No trust: Texas military to monitor feds

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1957965" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Citizens hold a sign at a public hearing about the Jade Helm 15 military training exercise in Bastrop, Tex./Photo: AP[/caption] The Lone Star State's more…

Dad smacks down principal in viral letter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer rfdYSskb] (PHILLY) — Michael Rossi is on a roll. After completing the grueling 26-mile Boston Marathon last weekend, Rossi came home to his native Abington and still more…

Hillary: Overhaul crime policies Bill put in place

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer 0v9ICCPf] (WASHINGTONPOST) — Tough-on-crime policies that emphasized arrests and convictions for relatively minor offenses have failed the country, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said Wednesday, leading more…

U.S. economic growth grinds nearly to halt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Repeating an all-too-familiar pattern, the American economy slowed to a crawl in the first quarter of 2015, weighed down by a weaker trade performance, falling business more…

Twitter accused of censoring conservatives

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1956985" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Is Twitter censoring conservatives?[/caption] Twitter – the social media company that was just in the news for a shares' loss of nearly 20 percent more…