WWII Marine's lost declaration of love

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Before Cpl. Thomas "Cotton" Jones was killed by a Japanese sniper in the Central Pacific in 1944, he wrote what he called his "last more…

Gallup: Majority say feds too powerful

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (UPI) -- A majority of Americans said they believe the federal government today wields too much power, a Gallup Daily tracking survey released Monday indicated. The 54 percent more…

NFL MVP: I'm 'not with' same-sex marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MINNESOTA.CBSLOCAL) — NFL MVP Adrian Peterson says he has family members who are gay whom he loves and respects. But on gay marriage, the Minnesota Vikings running back more…

Supremes to dismiss Prop. 8 on technicality?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) SAN FRANCISCO — Lawyers leading the fight for gay marriage in California have been quietly preparing state officials for the possibility the U.S. Supreme Court might dismiss more…

U.S. was warned of Iranian cyber attacks

by Reza Kahlili -- American officials say Iran is behind a new wave of destructive cyber attacks on American corporations and energy firms, according to a report by the New York Times more…

Marines accused of anti-Obama Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Federal law enforcement officials are investigating a former Marine and several active-duty Marines after they allegedly posted threatening and lewd messages on social media sites that more…

McCain meets with rebel leaders in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Sen. John McCain (R) traveled to war-torn Syria on Monday to meet with rebel leaders, a spokesman for the Arizona senator confirmed to The Hill. more…