Kansas City highway gunman arrested

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A suspect has been taken into custody in connection with a string of random highway shootings that left three people wounded in the Kansas City, more…

E-cigarettes, pot to save Big Tobacco

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Electronic cigarettes and marijuana could prove a vital breath of fresh air for the nation's fading tobacco industry. Desperate for new products and new customers as more…

Police: Mom drove into river to kill kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Three New Jersey teens frantically used their cellphones to call for help from a sinking van after their troubled mother drove them into a river, their more…

Teen in 'Jihad Jane' plot gets prison

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Philadelphia Inquirer) The Maryland teenager charged alongside the Montgomery County woman known as "Jihad Jane," was sentenced to five years in federal prison Thursday, making him the youngest more…

Philly defies feds on deporations of illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Philadelphia Inquirer) Philadelphia on Wednesday moved to the forefront of a national movement to protect immigrants from deportation over minor and nonviolent crimes. Amid cheers and applause by more…

California voters open to tinkering with Prop 13

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) Proposition 13 may be the third rail of California politics, but state voters appear to have some appetite for making changes to the tax-limiting measure, according more…