Obama now says his sequester idea 'dumb'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Garth Kant The Obama administration warned us it would be catastrophic. Sequestration would mean the loss of police officers, firefighters, teachers, soldiers, air control towers and shipyards...you more…

Boehner: No new tax hikes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Republicans will not agree to any new tax hikes to replace the sequester after a White House meeting on Friday. Boehner more…

Taco Bell finds horse meat in products

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) LONDON — Food safety officials say they have found traces of horse meat in ground beef sold by fast food restaurant Taco Bell in Britain, more…

Obama: 'I am not a dictator'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hrdmxyOTqGd-OVb81yqO8_RoccrqgxBW"] (THE HILL) "I am not a dictator," President Obama said Friday while defending his efforts to stop the sequester. "I'm the president." Obama said there are more…

Michael Jordan hit with paternity lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Hoops legend Michael Jordan is being sued by a woman claiming he's the father of her teen son, according to new report. Pamela Smith claims more…

Feds: Ex-postal workers stole $3.5 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION) Two former postal workers and an accomplice pleaded guilty in federal court this week to stealing more than $3.5 million in federal tax refund and government more…

Spared from the ax: Obamacare?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) The Obama administration has issued ample warnings how the sequester can have dire effects on health programs. Official talk about fewer vaccines, cuts in medical research grants, more…

Another GOP guv on verge of Medicaid reversal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is feeling the Medicaid squeeze. A Republican governor of a Democratic state, Corbett has railed against the health law’s massive Medicaid expansion and more…

Sequestration begins with across-the-board cuts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) It’s the kind of risky procrastination that any teenager facing a book-report deadline would recognize. With $85 billion in mandatory budget cuts due to start kicking more…