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69 more killed thru Obama's Fast and Furious

May 30, 2016 at 6:49 am 0

The death toll from the Obama administration’s notorious Fast and Furious covert program to track down weapons to Mexican drug cartels now stands at 200 after another 69 deaths were reported by a watchdog


Students seeking sugar daddies for tuition, rent

May 30, 2016 at 6:47 am 0

Candice Kashani graduated from law school debt-free this spring, thanks to a modern twist on an age-old arrangement. During her first year, she faced tuition and expenses that ran nearly $50,000, even after a

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Pope rules out retiring like his predecessor

May 30, 2016 at 6:45 am 0

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says he has no intention of quitting the papacy — a possibility opened up by his predecessor Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI. The pope, responding to a question from


Two dead, six wounded, including two officers, in Houston shooting

May 30, 2016 at 6:35 am 0

HOUSTON (UPI) — Two people were killed, including one suspect, and two police officers and four others were injured in a shooting in west Houston on Sunday. The shooter was killed by a SWAT


Even the Secret Service is corrupt in Obama's administration

May 28, 2016 at 6:38 am 14

WASHINGTON (UPI) — U.S. Secret Service agents involved in leaking the personnel file of Rep. Jason Chaffetz will face discipline ranging from a reprimand to suspensions without pay, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh


Libertarian Gary Johnson to never-Trumpers: 'I'm it'

May 27, 2016 at 11:57 am 47

He has virtually no money, no strategy to compete in battleground states and no plan to stop talking about his drug use

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Trump's immigration reform makes more sense than some will admit

May 27, 2016 at 11:56 am 17

Donald Trump’s audacious immigration plans could force reticent countries to accept criminal deportees, better fund U.S. immigration agencies and put a chill on flagrant border crossings — but the billionaire’s proposals also strain the


Robert Gates leaves Boy Scouts still defending inclusion of adult gays

May 27, 2016 at 11:55 am 14

Robert Gates became the Boy Scouts of America’s president facing deep divisions within the organization’s membership over whether to let gays serve openly in its ranks


Louisiana governor signs Blue Lives Matter bill

May 27, 2016 at 11:40 am 7

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards signed the “Blue Lives Matter” bill, becoming the first state in the country to protect police officers under a hate-crime law

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GOP pleads with Rubio to jump into FL Senate race

May 27, 2016 at 11:35 am 4

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump encouraged former rival Sen. Marco Rubio to abandon plans to retire from the Senate after one term and jump back into the race to keep his seat


Letting a 7 yr. old decide he's a girl

May 27, 2016 at 6:55 am 130

The national debate over transgender rights could affect the future of a local 7-year-old who just finished first grade at Rolling Hills Elementary School in Clark County, but the current frenzy goes largely unnoticed

U.S. President Barack Obama hugs Shigeaki Mori, an atomic bomb survivor; creator of the memorial for American WWII POWs killed at Hiroshima, during a ceremony at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan, Friday, May 27, 2016. Obama on Friday became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the site of the world's first atomic bomb attack, bringing global attention both to survivors and to his unfulfilled vision of a world without nuclear weapons. (AP Photo Carolyn Kaster)

Obama promises 'we shall not repeat the evil' at Hiroshima with no mention of Pearl Harbor

May 27, 2016 at 6:50 am 91

President Barack Obama traveled to Hiroshima, Japan, on Friday, marking the first time a U.S. president has visited the site of the world’s first nuclear attack, carried out more than 70 years ago

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Trump, Sanders discuss possibility of one-on-one debate

May 27, 2016 at 6:49 am 8

Both Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump have said they would like to debate one another, an exchange that started during a late night comedy show interview Wednesday and continued back and forth between the

Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald during a panel discussion as part of the White House Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) in the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

VA wrongly declares thousands of veterans dead, stops benefits

May 27, 2016 at 6:47 am 10

Some 4,000 U.S. military veterans and their families stopped receiving benefits over the past five years after they were wrongly declared dead, the newest in a string of problems to emerge from the Department


Liberal Chicago's racial employment gaps among worst in nation

May 27, 2016 at 6:45 am 4

Chicago’s legacy of segregation has long made it a tale of two cities, but three recent reports show how far apart those cities have become