ATLANTA (AP) — Prosecutors say a suburban Atlanta man who forced a boy to hold paint buckets outdoors for hours as punishment on a hot June day has been sentenced to life imprisonment plus 50 years. The Fulton County District Attorney's...Show More Summary
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard's (D-Hawaii) new chief of staff -- a business owner with no government experience -- is raising eyebrows in the state. Gabbard's announcement on Tuesday that she had named Kainoa Ramananda Penaroza, 30, to the influential...Show More Summary
Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was assassinated last night in Moscow but who was Nemtsov and was Vladimir Putin either directly or indirectly responsible for his murder? The 55-year-old politician was gunned down as he walked across a bridge over the Moskva River in sight of the Kremlin. Show More Summary
The strain between the U.S. and Israel deepened Wednesday, as top advisers to President Barack Obama sharply rebuked Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming speech to Congress as “destructive” and challenged his judgment on the Iran nuclear negotiations. Show More Summary
The controversy over the white and gold, or black and blue, dress’ color confusion began Thursday night, according to Discovery News, and caused a controversy immediately. About 26 hours ago, the Tumblr user known as “Swiked” postedShow More Summary
As Star Trek fans mourn the death of beloved actor and ‘geek grandfather’ Leonard Nimoy, another group is expressing a different stance. The Westboro Baptist Church hinted Friday at plans to picket Nimoy’s funeral, using a variety of slurs too offensive to be repeated here. Show More Summary
Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition politician and former deputy prime minister who was an outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead meters from the Kremlin in central Moscow late on Friday. Nemtsov, 55, was shot four times in the back, the Interior Ministry said. A police spokeswoman on the scene said he had […]
MOSCOW (AP) — Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, officials said. Nemtsov was killed just a day before a protest planned against Putin's rule.
The Obama Administration previously filed its Motion to Dismiss in the challenge by the United States House of Representatives v. Burwell. As many of you know, I am lead counsel in the action. The Obama Administration is seeking to block the court from hearing the merits of our Complaint and below is our filing today […]
On Saturday, February 21, an Atlanta woman was allegedly beaten unconscious by people she considered her friends. According to the Sun Times Atlanta, 23-year-old Myriah Pointer was brutally attacked, and her injuries are quite shocking. Show More Summary
The endless ethno-nationalist conflict in American politics has, of late, revolved around two related dramas. One is a debate over President Obama’s patriotism, or Christianity, or alleged lack thereof. Another is a debate over Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech before Congress. Neoconservative activist and intellectual William Kristol brings the... More »
What if you could julienne, grate, shred, peel and make decorative cuts with only one vegetable peeler? What if that peeler was ridiculously cheap, lighter than your phone and small enough to fit in your pocket? It may sound like a fantasy...Show More Summary
Duck Dynasty television star Phil Robertson told the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Friday that 110 million Americans were infected with sexually transmitted diseases and that it was “the revenge of the hippies.” After accepting the Andrew Breitbart Defender of the...
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White House spokesperson Josh Earnest said that US President Barack Obama would sign the short-term funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security if it is presented to him rather than let the agency shut down.
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) went after former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and touted messages of liberty to an enthusiastic crowd at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Friday.
Federal Communications Commission Chair Tom Wheeler gave an impassioned speech as he announced the FCC’s decision to embrace net neutrality. “This proposal has been called by one opponent,” Wheeler said, referring to Republican FCC commissioner Ajit Pai, “‘a secret...
HOUSTON, TX – A 4-year-old child is in critical condition after his mother viciously attacked him with a garden tool and mutilated his sexual organs. A call to 911 by a passing FedEx driver alerted police to a woman who appeared to be giving a child CPR in the driveway of a home. Show More Summary
A Texas football player is facing a felony animal abuse charge after police say he tortured and killed an emu at a party. Cassius Mankin, 18, allegedly stole the bird from a farm in Comanche late in the night on Valentine’s Day, WFAA...Show More Summary
President Obama released a statement this afternoon on the death of Star Trek actor and cultural icon Leonard Nimoy.