Report demands U.S. probe Yemen drone strike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) U.S. policy on drone strikes has been questioned by a rights group who say a strike on a wedding procession killed civilians, not al-Qaeda fighters, as previously more…

Video: 500-pound bomb dropped on U.S. soldiers by mistake

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) Warning: Video contains offensive language: [ooyala code="F4cWdyazpsQCx0VH0pcfLldQbva26kRf" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Harrowing new footage out of Afghanistan captures the moment a U.S. Air Force jet mistakenly dropped more…

Media 'want newsrooms monitored by Obama'

by Kathy Shaidle -- [caption id="attachment_428965" align="aligncenter" width="605" caption="Radio host Rush Limbaugh"][/caption] The Federal Communications Commission is drawing fire from conservatives for proposing that radio and television stations, and newspapers be monitored more…

Democrat wants FCC to stifle Fox News

by Art Moore -- [caption id="attachment_645025" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Mike Dickinson"][/caption] A Democrat challenging Republican House Majority Whip Eric Cantor in Virginia is urging the Federal Communications Commission to clamp down on the more…

Mom opens fire on home invaders in Detroit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WXYZ-TV) A Detroit mother opened fire Monday night when three suspects broke into her home. Surveillance cameras caught it all. The mother tells 7 Action News she "didn't more…

Columbine PTA: 'Will you teach me to shoot?'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Two leaders of the Jefferson County, Colo., Parent Teacher Association, in the district where 12 students and a teacher were murdered by two seniors at Columbine High School more…

Cruz rips GOP's 'show vote' on debt ceiling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Sen. Ted Cruz thinks that Republicans’ “show vote” on the debt ceiling last week is the “sort of trickery” that has made Americans hate Congress. “Republican leadership more…

Rand Paul: Restore voting rights for felons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER) FRANKFORT — Despite misgivings from Democrats, a state constitutional amendment that would restore most felons' voting rights after a five-year waiting period passed the state Senate more…

Legal setback for Keystone pipeline

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) A Nebraska state court ruling Wednesday opened up the possibility of even more lengthy delays for the long-postponed Keystone XL pipeline. The ruling tossed out the state more…

Teachers union blasts 'botched' Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) The nation’s largest teachers union is pulling back on its once-enthusiastic support of the Common Core academic standards, labeling their rollout “completely botched.” National Education Association President more…