Obama denies VA wait times caused deaths

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="00azIwbjqUuAJMSnI1KANOyGaP9-CxjV" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON — After saying virtually nothing about the Veterans Administration scandal since it broke five weeks ago, except that he learned about it on the more…

Women's basketball league courts LGBT fans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) -- The WNBA is launching a campaign to market specifically to the LGBT community, a move that makes it the first pro league to specifically more…

Neighbors sue Oprah over trail access

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DENVER POST) A hiking-trail dispute between an 86-year-old nuclear physicist and Oprah Winfrey, one of the world's wealthiest and most famous women, has sparked a lawsuit as she more…

Obama reveals justification for drone strikes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) The Justice Department will publicly release a secret 2011 memo that provided the legal justification for the killing of American terrorism suspects overseas, according to a more…

FBI relaxing pot policy for recruits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) Monday was a big day for the nation’s cyber police. The Justice Department charged five Chinese military officials with hacking, and brought charges against the creators of powerful hacking more…

Spies revolt against Obama: 'Over my dead body'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) In 2012, the Obama administration produced a draft National Intelligence Estimate that reached a surprising conclusion: al Qaeda was no longer a direct threat to America. more…

Obama eyes 'bailout' for health insurers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) The Obama administration has quietly adjusted key provisions of its signature healthcare law to potentially make billions of additional taxpayer dollars available to the insurance more…

Iran sends American pastor back to prison

by Michael Carl -- An American in custody in Iran for alleged crimes related to his Christian faith was pulled from his hospital bed, beaten and returned to the infamous Rajai Shahr more…

Establish this: Tea party sinks in GOP primaries

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In a big day for primary elections around the country Tuesday, tea-party candidates failed in their efforts to unseat establishment Republicans, who handily secured GOP nominations for U.S. more…