FCC commissioner blows whistle on 'Obamaphone' waste

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3204644" align="aligncenter" width="603"] Ajit Pai[/caption] Ajit Pai, a Republican member of the Federal Communications Commission, took to national television Monday morning to tell the watching audience his more…

45% of Americans pay no federal income tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) — Many Americans don’t have to worry about giving Uncle Sam part of their hard-earned cash for their income taxes this year. An estimated 45.3% of American more…

Arabic-speaking student yanked off U.S. flight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) A college student was pulled off a Southwest Airlines flight earlier this month after another passenger became concerned when he made a telephone call in Arabic, more…

U.S. to send 200 more troops to Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. has agreed to deploy more than 200 additional troops to Iraq and to send Apache helicopters for the first time into the fight more…

Pentagon 'misled' Congress over rapes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Pentagon misled Congress with inaccurate and vague information about sexual assault cases that portrayed civilian law enforcement officials as less willing than military commanders more…

Muslim Brotherhood Day on Capitol Hill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) On Monday, April 18, legislators' offices will be visited by individuals associated with a group unknown to most lawmakers: The United States Council of Muslim Organizations more…

Supreme Court appears divided on Obama's immigration orders

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2430675" align="aligncenter" width="601"] U.S. Supreme Court[/caption] The Supreme Court on Monday will hear a case, U.S. v. Texas, that could significantly rein in President Obama's ambitious – more…