Carson campaign raises $20 million in 3 months

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) Ben Carson's presidential campaign has raised $20 million in the last three months, according to a new report published Wednesday. The fundraising haul, which will be made more…

Obama signs funding bill to avert shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) President Obama signed a stopgap spending bill Wednesday to avert a government shutdown, the White House said. "With today's bipartisan vote, Congress has taken a step more…

Frankenstein's trade pact: Frightening stuff

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_2478765" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Leaders of TPP member states in 2010[/caption] Is a film, painting or technical marvel ever created entirely ex-nihilo? Could it spontaneously generate with virtually more…

Waffle House boots uniformed soldier with gun

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2482285" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Army National Guardsman Billy Welch was told to leave a Nicholasville, Kentucky, Waffle House while armed and in uniform, Sept. 27, 2015. (Image: LEX-18 more…

U.S. judge tosses 9/11 case against Saudis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) A US judge on Tuesday dismissed claims against Saudi Arabia by families of victims of the September 11, 2001, attacks, who accused the country of providing more…

Food stamp fail as woman scams $3.6 million

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2177445" align="aligncenter" width="595"] The food stamp program under President Obama has grown significantly.[/caption] A woman in Massachusetts pleaded guilty to fraud in U.S. District Court in Worcester more…