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US: No link to Russian gov’t in plane downing

US: No link to Russian gov’t in plane downing

Senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that ...

Congress faces gridlock on Veterans Affairs and border spending bills

Congress faces gridlock on Veterans Affairs and border spending bills

With just days left for Congress to legislate before adjourning for the summer, House and Senate leaders remain at odds ...

Obama heads off to raise money on the West Coast

Obama heads off to raise money on the West Coast

Amid a swirl of foreign and border challenges, President Barack Obama is embarking on the one mission that has regularly ...

'Silence is Consent': Thousands Worldwide March For Gaza

Demonstrations held in condemnation of Israel's 'war crimes' and complicity of international governments

14 Reasons Obama Is Lying When He Claims The World Is ‘More Stable’ And ‘Less Violent’ Than Ever

14 Reasons Obama Is Lying When He Claims The World Is ‘More Stable’ And ‘Less Violent’ Than Ever

With a straight face, Barack Obama has been repeatedly telling us that the world is "more stable" and "less ...

Meet the Very First Republican Congressman to Support Marijuana Legalization

Meet the Very First Republican Congressman to Support Marijuana Legalization

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.), a libertarian serving Orange County, told the Christian Science Monitor this week that ...

 
 
For Barack Obama, foreign crises grow more challenging

For Barack Obama, foreign crises grow more challenging

Washington: Surveying a dizzying array of international crises, President Barack Obama stated the obvious: "We live in a complex world and at a challenging time."And then suddenly, only a day ...

 
GOP to Obama: ‘Put down your pen and phone’ on ‘opportunity agenda’ push

GOP to Obama: ‘Put down your pen and phone’ on ‘opportunity agenda’ push

Obama called on Congress Saturday to approve measures that he said would help the middle class, from a job-training initiative to comprehensive immigration reform.“We have to make sure our economy ...

 
Two-thirds of illegal immigrant children approved for asylum

Two-thirds of illegal immigrant children approved for asylum

Nearly two-thirds of unaccompanied illegal immigrant children requesting asylum this year have had their initial applications approved, the House Judiciary Committee reported Friday in data that suggests ...

 
Edward Snowden:

Edward Snowden: 'If I End Up in Chains in Guantanamo, I Can Live With That'

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden gave a video interview to the Guardian this week to discuss the state of internet privacy, the changing landscape of investigative journalism, and what his life has been ...

 
Kerry, Hagel to woo India’s Modi

Kerry, Hagel to woo India’s Modi

WASHINGTON : The United States said Wednesday that top cabinet members will visit India in coming weeks to break the ice with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was once shunned by Washington.Secretary ...

 
Troubled SAC OKs $500M For Syrian Rebels

Troubled SAC OKs $500M For Syrian Rebels

After bitter debate, the Senate Appropriations Committee voted 21 to 9 to approve the administration’s request for $500 million in training and weapons for “vetted” Syrian rebel fighters.Now ...

 
U.S. trying to determine cause of Malaysian airline crash in Ukraine

U.S. trying to determine cause of Malaysian airline crash in Ukraine

American intelligence authorities believe a surface-to-air missile took down a passenger jet in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, a U.S. official said, but the Obama administration was still scrambling to ...

 
It’s Not About Fighting Terror, It’s About Having Power

It’s Not About Fighting Terror, It’s About Having Power

As we’ve been told since 9/11, the government needs certain special powers in order to keep us safe from terrorism. The PATRIOT Act, FISA Courts, telecom immunity, the NSA looking at your naked ...

 
US Congress considers legislation to fast-track deportation of children

US Congress considers legislation to fast-track deportation of children

This Tuesday, a bipartisan bill called the HUMANE Act was proposed to deny the vast majority of child migrants the right to an immigration hearing, while Republicans in the US House gave their recommendations ...

 
Rick Perry Is Dead Wrong

Rick Perry Is Dead Wrong

There are many things I like about Texas Gov. Rick Perry, including his stance on the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution. But apparently his new glasses haven’t altered his perception of the world,...

 
Iran Sanctions Cost The U.S. Billions

Iran Sanctions Cost The U.S. Billions

WASHINGTON -- With the deadline looming in talks between the United States and Iran to reach a nuclear deal, an Iranian-American advocacy group has released a study that points out the downside to America ...

 
Hometown paper to Harry Reid: ‘Quit the race-baiting already’

Hometown paper to Harry Reid: ‘Quit the race-baiting already’

Nevada’s largest daily newspaper is telling Sen. Harry Reid to “quit the race-baiting already” after he embarrassingly referred to Clarence Thomas as a white man.“Harry Reid is the da ...

 
Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin says U.S. taking giant leap backward

Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin says U.S. taking giant leap backward

Forty-five years after man first landed on the moon, one of the men who was there is worried that the U.S. has become lost in space.With the anniversary Sunday of Apollo 11’s giant leap for mankind,...