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What Trump Should Have Said About 'Birther' and Tax Returns
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What Trump Should Have Said About 'Birther' and Tax Returns

Monday night's debate moderator, NBC's Lester Holt, asked Donald Trump why he "perpetuated a false claim that the nation's first black president was not a natural-born citizen." Hillary Clinton added that Trump "has a long record of engaging in racist behavior...
The 9/11 lawsuit bill: Override justified
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The 9/11 lawsuit bill: Override justified

Congressional leaders moved swiftly Wednesday to override President Obama's veto of a bill that would allow the families of victims of 9/11 to sue Saudi Arabia for whatever connection it might have to the terrorists attacks 15 years ago. It was the correct cou...
El Cajon police shoot aggressive black man; protest follows
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El Cajon police shoot aggressive black man; protest follows

EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) -- A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a "shooting stance," authorities said. One o...
Imam caught fueling jihad from MD mosque?
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Imam caught fueling jihad from MD mosque?

An imam from Maryland has been caught up in an investigation for allegedly helping a Detroit Muslim acquire military-grade weapons and fight for ISIS in its jihad waged against the West. After uncovering an alleged “arsenal” of weapons in Sebastian Gregerson’...
Trapped: What it's like to be under siege on the highway
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Trapped: What it's like to be under siege on the highway

Huddled in gridlocked cars as a roiling street protest bore upon them in the darkness, motorists pleaded with 911 operators for help in the week's first wave of violence last Wednesday. Scenes of chaos were described in recordings released Monday by the cit...
Senate votes to override Obama's veto of 9/11 bill
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Senate votes to override Obama's veto of 9/11 bill

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate acted decisively Wednesday to override President Barack Obama's veto of Sept. 11 legislation, setting the stage for the contentious bill to become law despite flaws that Obama and top Pentagon officials warn could put U.S. troops ...
Judge blocks Election Day registration at Illinois polling places
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Judge blocks Election Day registration at Illinois polling places

A federal judge Tuesday blocked Election Day voter registration at polling places in Illinois, declaring a state law allowing the practice unconstitutional because it created one set of rules for cities and another for rural areas. Voters will still be able...
Still twisting arms for 'tolerance'
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Still twisting arms for 'tolerance'

Dozens of investors are calling on North Carolina to change its so-called bathroom law but the state's governor calls that hypocritical. Sixty investors, reportedly representing $2.1 trillion in managed assets, called on North Carolina to change a state law t...
Father of 'Clock Boy' sues conservative media for defamation
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Father of 'Clock Boy' sues conservative media for defamation

The father of Ahmed Mohamed, the Muslim teenager arrested in Texas last year when he brought a homemade clock to school, has launched a defamation lawsuit against several conservative media figures and organisations. Mohamed Elhassan Mohamed filed the suit ...