Congress appropriated $4.2 billion in earmarks

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2005875" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Congress spends way too much on pork.[/caption] Authors of the annual congressional "Pig Book," a report on government waste and earmarks, say political spending more…

Mom sues over son's arrest for NRA shirt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer QbTJQdAj] (EAGNEWS) — LOGAN, W.Va. – The mother of a West Virginia middle schooler who was suspended for wearing a National Rifle Association t-shirt to school is more…

Patriots' fans start GoFundMe for fines

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 7RIsAF0k] New England Patriots' fans have started a GoFundMe account to help raise part of the $1 million in fines assessed the Super Bowl-winning team. Fans say more…

Obama: Fox News disses welfare recipients

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer h6DzjiB1] President Obama said Fox News and the conservative media are to blame for painting the poverty-stricken in a poor light, pressing forward a mantra they're lazy more…

Countdown: 4 months to dreaded biblical climax

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1359145" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Jonathan Cahn is a Messianic Jewish pastor and author of "The Harbinger" and "The Mystery of the Shemitah"[/caption] As the climax of the "Shemitah" more…

Dems doom Obama's big trade plans

by Bob Unruh -- Democrats on Tuesday doomed a trade plan that President Obama long has sought, voting against opening debate on a package of bills that includes the much-discussed Trans-Pacific Partnership, more…

Stocks mildly lower as yields pause rally

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mildly lower on Tuesday, recovering from sharp morning losses as investors found some relief from a slight recovery in bonds. (Tweet This) "Obviously more…

Federal regulation cost $1.88 trillion in 2014

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREEBEACON) — The cost of federal regulation neared $2 trillion in 2014, according to a new report by the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI). Ten Thousand Commandments: An Annual more…

Obama's trade pact faces cliffhanger vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) called on Democrats Tuesday to vote to begin debate on fast-track trade authority, promising them the opportunity to amend it more…