03/07/14 04:22 PM
Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse in Chicago CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – An Illinois appellate judge denied a cigarette manufacturer’s motions to bar two experts from testifying that the asbestos-containing “Micronite” filters once found in Kent cigarettes contributed...
03/07/14 04:00 PM
Strange MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Legal Newsline) – Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange announced on Thursday that his office joined a lawsuit to stop California from imposing standards requiring that eggs be sold only from chickens living in larger cages. Strange joined the attorneys...
03/07/14 03:53 PM
Schneiderman ROME, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a settlement on Tuesday with a Rome-based nursing home that allegedly discriminated against African-American nurses. Betsy Ross Nursing and Rehabilitation Center allegedly accommodated the...
03/07/14 03:51 PM
Koster JOPLIN, Mo. (Legal Newsline) – Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced a proposed agreement on Wednesday with a New Orleans-based fundraiser who allegedly diverted money collected for Joplin tornado relief to her personal bank account. Sidney Ray-Bazan collected more...
By Tim Mak | 03/07/14 11:36 AM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Sen. John Cornyn kicked off the second day of the Conservative Political Action Conference with the message that American decline is reversible with just a change in the White House.
By Ashe Schow | 03/07/14 11:36 AM
Rep. Darrell Issa, chairman of the House Oversight committee, said Thursday night that he would continue the investigation into the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups.
03/07/14 11:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February despite a blast of harsh winter weather, renewing hopes that the economy could accelerate this year. February's gain of 175,000 jobs, up from January's 129,000, coincided with a rise in the unemployment rate to 6.7 percent from a...
By Luke Rosiak | 03/07/14 11:27 AM
Some of the watchdogs who are supposed to root out fraud in the Treasury Department themselves needed to be investigated, according to documents detailing layers of wrongdoing and cover-ups by agents of the Treasury's Office of the Inspector General. The problems were so pervasive that an...
By Linda Chavez | 03/07/14 10:44 AM
International Women's Day, celebrated this week for the 106th year, marks continued progress for women across the world, but that progress has been reversed in countries where Islamic fundamentalism has taken hold. And nowhere is women's freedom more under official assault than in Iran.
By Joel Gehrke | 03/07/14 10:37 AM
Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., and Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., have had explosive disagreements over the handling of the investigation in the Internal Revenue Service targeting of the Tea Party, but there is no racial tension between them, said one of the members of the congressional committee...
By David Harsanyi | 03/07/14 10:32 AM
According to many experts, Republicans are expected to hold the House and could even take the Senate in November. This seems to be a perplexing turn of events for many in the media. "Poll: Democrats' advantage on key issues is not translating to a midterm-election edge," reads the headline of...
03/07/14 10:30 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were wavering between small gains and losses early Friday after the government reported a pickup in hiring last month as well as a slight increase in the unemployment rate as more people started looking for work. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose four...
By Lisa Ruhl | 03/07/14 10:24 AM
Texas governor and former presidential candidate Rick Perry kicked off the second day of the conference with a bang.
By Michelle Malkin | 03/07/14 10:16 AM
At the end of 2013, Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz had some nasty words for yours truly. Irked that I used my Twitter feed to criticize her Obamacare propaganda efforts, Wasserman Schultz snarked back at me: "Thanks for spreading the word! You'll be eating them next year....
By Dan Kish | 03/07/14 10:10 AM
Vladimir Putin's actions in Ukraine provide us a clear view of the fecklessness, folly and utter danger of President Obama's green energy policies to US national and economic security, and the administration's actions prove it.
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