'Lady Liberty' tasered, jailed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM) FORT WORTH -- Lady Liberty was apparently not acting very lady-like. A 19-year-old man dressed as the Statue of Liberty to drum up business for more…

Applying for Obamacare 'like doing taxes'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Applying for benefits under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul could be as daunting as doing your taxes. The government's draft application is now on more…

Feds spend $1.5 million to study fat lesbians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded $1.5 million to study biological and social factors for why “three-quarters” of lesbians are obese and why gay more…

Senate Dem budget: $1 trillion in new taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The first budget from Senate Democrats in four years includes nearly $1 trillion in new taxes but would not balance the budget. The blueprint unveiled by more…

Ryan to rally GOP on 10-year plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MCCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS) House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan plans to unveil a budget plan later Tuesday that would save $4.6 trillion over the next decade while imposing no more…

Poll: Majority prefer GOP plans for deficit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MCCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS) WASHINGTON — If President Barack Obama had piled up political capital with his impressive re-election, it’s largely gone. His approval rating has dropped to the lowest level more…

Report: Obama blocks oil production

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.INVESTORS) — As we have noted before in our Issues & Insights pages, President Obama has taken credit for an energy boom he had nothing to do with. more…

Prince whines he's not ranked high enough

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — Talk about fuzzy math. Crotchety Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, a Saudi Arabian worth an estimated $20 billion by Forbes, has cut ties with the financial magazine more…

Holder admits some banks 'too big to jail'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- More than three months after the Justice Department administered a virtual slap on the wrist to global banking giant HSBC after a whistleblower's report to WND of massive more…

Insider spills beans on D.C.'s dirty secrets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="FqN3QzYTrdQthq068MahV2plp6lwquLH"] Former U.S. Rep. Bob Ney, R-Ohio, admits he broke the law and deserved to be sent to prison, but he told WND the corrupt political system more…