By Joel Gehrke | 12/05/13 06:28 PM
Nelson Mandela died today, prompting politicians and cultural leaders around the world to comment on the former South African president who helped lead his country out from under an apartheid regime of segregation enforced by the minority white population against the majority black South...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/05/13 04:48 PM
A top Senate Democrat has "serious questions" about whether President Obama is violating international law by carrying out some especially controversial drone strikes. "The alleged use of signature strikes, they raise a very serious question of whether [the drone strikes] comply with the...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/05/13 04:07 PM
If someone offers you a free membership in the Eunuchs Society, be very, very suspicious. That's just one of the things I learned from a new story by the Washington Free Beacon's Lachlan Markay. "The Eunuchs Society was one of Achillean’s six clients, according to lobbying databases," Markay...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/05/13 02:36 PM
Centers for Disease Control researchers found that the abortion rate has fallen dramatically over the past two decades to its lowest point since 1976, according to a new report out today.
By Joel Gehrke | 12/04/13 05:10 PM
House members may now say "merry Christmas" and other "incidental holiday greetings" in official mail sent to their constituents, as long as the salutation isn't the sole purpose of the card. "The Commission on Congressional Mailing Standards (Franking Commission) is pleased to announce that,...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/04/13 03:47 PM
Christendom College students, along with the rest of the school's part-time employees, will have their hours cut as a result of the health insurance mandate in Obamacare. "It would bankrupt the college," chief operations officer Ken Ferguson told the Washington Examiner during a Wednesday...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/04/13 03:15 PM
Obamacare contains a lot of "drafting errors" that produce "confusion" about the meaning of the law, according to a House Democrat who has "no idea" why the individual mandate tax penalty is set at its current rate. "The law was written in not the usual way -- where we had all the hearings and...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/03/13 02:58 PM
Scammers are using former Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton's name to solicit money by email, claiming he and his family were robbed in the Philippines.
By Joel Gehrke | 12/03/13 02:32 PM
With the 2012 election now over, President Obama's team no longer feels the need to adopt a feel-your-pain pose regarding Detroit. "Is the president going to let Detroit go bankrupt?" Fox News' Ed Henry asked White House press secretary Jay Carney. "Ed, I think that happened awhile ago,"...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/03/13 12:50 PM
A combination of IRS rules and Obamacare mandates could result in the elimination of volunteer fire departments across the country, according to Rep. Lou Barletta, R-Pa.
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