Jane Fonda's charity not so charitable

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE SMOKING GUN) DECEMBER 12--Though Jane Fonda’s private foundation has nearly $800,000 in assets, the group has not made a charitable contribution during the last five years for which more…

House passes 2-year budget deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON –The U.S. House of Representatives has passed the budget deal Thursday evening crafted by House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Senate Budget Chairwoman Patty Murray, D-Wash., more…

Epidemic of odometer rollbacks defrauds car buyers

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="9pMm9jaToz52ozPFXMmlY-8XUOdGZS5Q" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] American consumers – about a million of them already – have been victimized by odometer mileage fraud costing $760 million a year, according to a more…

Bang! Payday for man suing cops over guns

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_587825" align="aligncenter" width="601" caption="Colorado Springs Police arrest James Sorensen in July 2012 for openly carrying a gun, despite the fact it's legal."][/caption] A man who sued police more…

Putin orders Arctic military boost

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Russian President Vladimir Putin has told his military leadership they should build up their forces in the Arctic as a priority. Commending the recent restoration of more…

Mega Millions lottery up to $400 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) The U.S. Mega Millions jackpot grew to an estimated $400 million for the next draw on Friday after no one won the top prize of $344 million more…

'Ridiculous!': Boehner rips budget-deal critics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONAL JOURNAL) House Speaker John Boehner went off on outside conservative groups Wednesday morning for pushing against the new budget deal.   "They're using our members and they're more…

Surprise twist in famous eminent-domain case

by Bob Unruh -- More than eight years after homeowners in the Fort Trumbull neighborhood of New London, Conn., were abandoned by the U.S. Supreme Court – in the historic and controversial "Kelo more…

Doctor: Obama forcing me to close practice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="kzMWdlaTqAc4hfG_eN1lYwB1uj8YDlHz" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] A Kentucky physician is closing his practice at year's end rather than pay tens of thousands of dollars to comply with the provisions in Obamacare. more…