By Paul Bedard | 11/12/13 04:31 PM
Celebrity TV chef Anthony Bourdain has joined with some Canadians to back baby seal clubbing, challenging the Humane Society of the United States and dozens of award-winning chefs who support the group’s effort to ban the practice.
By Paul Bedard | 11/12/13 03:24 PM
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, a likely 2016 GOP presidential candidate, isn't about to get caught plagiarizing again. The proof: In a Tuesday speech to The Citadel on defense policy, Paul did something rare for a lawmaker by including 33 footnotes at the end of his text. The first footnote credited...
By Paul Bedard | 11/12/13 12:39 PM
Detroit is quietly cheering the administration's nuclear talks with Iran, believing a deal would open the Arab nation’s oil spigots and cut U.S. gas prices to under $3, sparking a new truck and SUV sales binge. G. Mustafa Mohatarem, the chief economist for General Motors, said that a deal,...
By Paul Bedard | 11/11/13 03:41 PM
The Democrats are raffling off a meeting with President Obama and pushing a monthly tithing program to raise money for the 2014 elections. A party email just dispatched promoted the $3 raffle with a cute story about how the winner should prepare a good opening line when meeting the president...
By Paul Bedard | 11/11/13 11:06 AM
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and newly re-elected New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are locked in a tight race entering the 2016 presidential election, according to a new poll. Rasmussen Reports said Monday that Clinton is edging Christie slightly, 43 percent to 41 percent, with the...
By Paul Bedard | 11/11/13 10:29 AM
A first-of-its-kind survey of pediatric waiting rooms finds that parents often give their kids junk food and sugary drinks, seemingly unaware of efforts like Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign to educate parents on the do's and don’ts of healthy eating. While the first lady gets...
By Paul Bedard | 11/09/13 08:33 AM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that while President Obama scored a solid victory helping Terry McAuliffe win the Virginia governor’s mansion, he fumbled over his false promises on Obamacare. "The president won a little and lost a lot this past week. He...
By Paul Bedard | 11/08/13 02:49 PM
Internet auction site eBay this week bowed to critics and pulled down distasteful Holocaust artifacts for sale, but is still selling racially-charged items and anti-Semitic relics, according to a review of the website. When users call up the category “black Americana,” for example, Images...
By Paul Bedard | 11/08/13 01:14 PM
President Obama is trying to pack new liberal judges on the important D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to stop the court's practice of slapping away his regulations and recess appointments, according to a new TV ad targeting a southern Democratic senator that OK'd the president's picks.
By Paul Bedard | 11/08/13 12:24 PM
The House and Senate practice of working three or four days a week is coming under fire from a former Senate Republican who said the schedule shortchanges the public and doesn’t give members enough time to fix the country’s problems.
By Byron York | 12/08/13
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