DOJ Pardon Atty. Quits as Obama Plans to Free Thousands of Drug Convicts
As President Obama prepares to use his executive power to release thousands of felons (serving time under “racist” drug sentences) the Justice Department’s top official in charge of pardons quits rather than let criminals out of jail
IRS Gives $1M in Bonuses to Tax Cheating Employees
The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday.
US President Bows To Japanese Robot
ASIMO, an acronym for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility, exchanged bows with the president before demonstrating that it could kick a soccer ball.
9/11 Museum Film Slammed for Offending Muslims
Religious leaders are slamming a documentary to be shown at the nation's premier 9/11 museum because it might make people believe Islam was responsible for the attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people
Krauthammer: DOJ Clemency Push Is 'Lawlessness'
Charles Krauthammer told viewers Wednesday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that a new Department of Justice plan to offer clemency to thousands of nonviolent federal inmates is “lawlessness” on the part of the Obama administration
GOP Scrambles To Condemn Rancher's Remarks on Race
Republicans – including possible 2016 candidate Rand Paul -- are scrambling to distance themselves from defiant Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy after he made startling comments about slavery and African-Americans in a New York Times article published Wednesday night
Georgia Governor Signs 'Guns Everywhere' Law
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed a broad expansion of gun carry rights into law on Wednesday, allowing legal gun owners to take weapons into bars, churches and government buildings under certain conditions.
Japanese MP: Obama Cheats; Divorce 'Open Secret'
A prominent Japanese politician has raised hackles as Barack Obama visits Tokyo by claiming it's an 'open secret' that he and the first lady are headed for divorce, and that the president has been using Secret Service agents to cover for him as he pursues extramarital affairs
Oregon County Puts Stop to Incinerating Aborted Babies For Electricity
The Marion County Board of Commissioners announced late Wednesday that they are putting a stop to a waste-to-energy facility’s program that was incinerating aborted babies to produce electricity.
Afghan Security Guard Shoots Dead 3 American Doctors At Hospital
The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan confirmed Thursday that three American doctors were killed by an Afghan security guard who opened fire at a Kabul hospital.
NRA Seeks Universal Gun Law At National Meeting
The NRA wants Congress to require that concealed weapons permits issued in one state be recognized everywhere, even when the local requirements differ.
Feds Move to Ban E-Cigarette Sales to Minors
The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration
Bible Verse Removed From School Gym, Team Website
Wood County school officials have removed a Bible verse from Parkersburg South High School's gymnasium and the school wrestling team's website.
Glenn Beck: Cliven Bundy ‘Unhinged’
Glenn Beck criticized Cliven Bundy’s comments on race on his radio program Thursday, saying the Nevada rancher is “unhinged from reality” and urging his supporters to “end your relationship” with him.
Jewish NYU Students Given Eviction Notices By Pro-Palestinian Activists
Jewish students living in an NYU dorm woke up Thursday to find threatening “eviction” notices left by pro-Palestinian activists, officials said.
New York Post
Michelle Obama Booted From High School Graduation Lineup
Michelle Obama has rescheduled a high school graduation speech after the students complained that her appearance would prevent many of their friends and relatives from attending the ceremony
Army Approves ‘Humanist’ As Religious Preference
More than two years after first making his request, Army Maj. Ray Bradley can now be known as exactly what he is: a humanist in the U.S. military.
Most Voters Favor Prayer, Minus Jesus, at Public Meetings
The U.S. Supreme Court will soon rule on the constitutionality of prayer at public meetings. But a new survey finds U.S. voters clearly favor prayer – as long as the public prayer is generic and not specifically Christian
Meet The World's First Married Lesbian Threesome
Doll, Kitten and Brynn, from Massachusetts, were joined together in a marriage-style ceremony last August and are expecting a daughter in July. Kitten, 27, is pregnant after undergoing IVF treatment using an anonymous sperm donor, and the trio eventually plan to have three children
States Move to Criminalize 'Revenge Porn'
Dozens of states are joining the push to crack down on so-called "revenge porn" -- the posting of X-rated photos or videos online meant to embarrass or blackmail someone.
Obama Donor Caught On Video Savagely Beating Girlfriend Avoids Jail Time
A high-dollar Obama donor who was caught on video brutally beating his girlfriend got off with 25 hours of community service last week after he pled guilty to domestic battery charges
PETA Wants Iowa To OK 10-Foot-Tall Memorial to Turkeys
After a crash involving a truck carrying turkeys, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals wants Iowa to approve a memorial to the birds.
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll: 0bama Job Approval @ 45%
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows that 45% of Likely Voters at least somewhat approve of Obama's job performance. 54% at least somewhat disapprove.
4th Grade Student Caught Selling Pot At School in Colorado
Two Colorado fourth graders were busted for selling marijuana at their elementary school, prompting officials today to urge adults to keep their weed locked away from kids
Poll Shows Decline in Support for Boy Scouts
The Boy Scouts’ image, once defined by idyllic Norman Rockwell paintings, has suffered during the contentious debate over whether [homosexual] youths and adults should be allowed to participate in Scouting, according to a public opinion pol
NISSAN Develops World's First Self-Cleaning Car
Japanese giant Nissan has developed the world’s first ‘self-cleaning car’ which it predicts will make car-washing ‘obsolete.’
Chicago to Name School After Obama
The city of Chicago on Thursday announced plans for construction of a $60-million selective-enrollment high school that would be named for President Obama
James Madison’s Advice On How To Stop An Overbearing Federal Government
Madison: "Should an unwarrantable measure of the federal government be unpopular in particular States, which would seldom fail to be the case, or even a warrantable measure be so, which may sometimes be the case, the means of opposition to it are powerful and at hand..."
The Tenth Amendment Center
Marijuana May Cause Heart Problems in Young Adults
Young adults who smoke marijuana may be at risk for serious or even fatal heart problems, according to a study by French researchers on Wednesday.
Standing Up To Political Correctness
Redskins' Snyder Insists Again: No Name Change
Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder insisted again on Tuesday that he will not change the team's name despite continuing objections by Native Americans
Scientists Discover First Case Of Genital Reversal: Female Penis, Male Vagina
Displaying the first examples of animals with reversed genitals, researchers have discovered cave insects in which the females have penis-like genitals and the males have vagina-like organs.
Feelings Trump Facts
No One Cares How Many Predictions Earth Day Founders Got Wrong
Over the last 44 years Earth Day has often been hijacked by political opportunists and faux scientists, but it is great fun to look back and see just how wrong the original Earth Day environmental experts were about the science and the future:
Bear Walks Down Street With Jar Stuck On Its Head
Ontario,Canadian police were called after people saw a bear blindly walking down a Sudbury, Ontario street with a large white jar stuck to its head.
Teen Stowaway Won’t Be Charged After Wheel Well Flight to Hawaii
A teenage stowaway who survived a five-hour flight to Hawaii in the landing gear of an airplane won’t face federal charges, officials said Monday. He apparently didn’t even know where the flight was going.
New York Post
Häagen-Dazs Japan to Release Vegetable Ice Cream
Häagen-Dazs Japan is about to debut two vegetable-based ice cream flavors for a new line called "Spoon Vege," set to hit shelves May 12
Man Sues Doctors For Mocking Him While He Was Unconscious
So what do doctors chat about after you've gone under anesthesia? You may not want to know, according to a lawsuit picked up by Courthouse News Service.
Feline Fans Flock to London's First Cat Cafe
Feline company is exactly what one of London's newest cafes is offering — and stressed-out city-dwellers are lapping it up.
Greensboro News and Record
World's Fastest Elevator Climbs 95 Floors in 43 Seconds
Hitachi has announced that its new high-speed elevator for the Guangzhou CTF Financial Centre will travel at a stomach churning 1,200 meters per minute (45mph)