More medicare & medicaid Articles

  • Coast guard says around 100 people saved from Philippine ferry sinking, rescue effort ongoing

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Coast guard says around 100 people saved from Philippine ferry sinking, rescue effort ongoing.

  • Search ends as missing Navy pilot presumed dead

    The Navy on Saturday ended its search for a pilot missing after two F/A-18 jet fighters collided in the western Pacific Ocean.

  • Harkin: Democratic Party now 'much more progressive'

    The Democratic Party is "much more progressive, liberal" than at any time in the last 40 years, said retiring Sen. Tom Harkin.

  • Al-Shabab terrorist cell discovered in Uganda

    A terrorist cell has been discovered in Uganda, leading the State Department to warn Americans there to stay hidden or flee.

  • Islamic State releases another beheading video

    The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria released Saturday a video showing another reported beheading of British aid worker David Haines.

  • Sotomayor: Americans should be more concerned by drones

    Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Americans should be more frightened by the capabilities of government and corporations to invade their privacy, stating drones could make us "capable of being in that Orwellian world."

  • Video purports to show beheading of British aid worker David Haines by Islamic State group

    BEIRUT (AP) — Video purports to show beheading of British aid worker David Haines by Islamic State group.

  • Iraqi Prime Minister orders army to stop shelling to protect civilians

    Haider al-Abadi said Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants were intentionally seeking populated areas for to inflict more collateral damage to innocent victims.

  • Issa demands big changes from obscure, troubled commission

    The Eisenhower Memorial Commission has drawn ire by spending $15 million to commission a design that would put long, 80-foot high planks depicting a wintry Kansas landscape on the National Mall.

  • Campaigns use Islamic State in ads

    Political candidates are using the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in campaign ads, but an analysis suggests Americans are tuning out international crises.

  • Iowa candidates farm for votes

    One of the most important Senate contests in this midterm election cycle -- and one of the tightest, according to recent public polling -- could hinge on winning over the Hawkeye State's agriculture industry.

  • Obama's unnecessary, unpromising war

    American presidents make a practice of raising expectations they can't meet. President Obama's declaration against the Islamic State is another unnecessary war against an overblown foe.

  • Illinois still employs 173 hired improperly

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn's administration hired more than 60 percent of the Illinois Department of Transportation workers whose employment was deemed improper by a state ethics watchdog, a document released Friday shows. The list, released late Friday in response to Freedom of...

  • Homes near California fire ordered evacuated

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have called for the evacuation of about 30 homes below a wildfire that's burned two square miles of brush in Southern California's Cleveland National Forest. Orange County fire Capt. Mike Petro says the evacuation was called around 6 p.m. Friday for homes at...

  • Florida officials appeal gay-marriage rulings

    MIAMI (AP) — Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi filed appeals late Friday on several rulings overturning the state's ban on gay marriage. The motion argues the sole legal issue is the constitutional validity of the state ban and any changes should come from voters, not the courts. Florida...

From the Weekly Standard

  • Where Does Rand Stand?

    Manchester, N.H. Rand Paul's views on war against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria continue to evolve. Speaking to reporters on the campaign trail Friday afternoon, the Kentucky senator...

  • ‘American Leadership at Its Best’

    In his September 10 speech to the nation, President Obama said, “This is American leadership at its best: We stand with people who fight for their own freedom; and we rally other nations on behalf...

  • A War President—Sort of

    On September 10, President Barack Obama announced in a prime-time television address that the United States would be going to war—sort of. He explained that terrorists in Iraq and Syria threatened...