Hillary Gave Russian Govt. Half of U.S. Uranium Output to Reward Donor’s Company
Hillary Clinton’s State Department was part of a panel that approved the sale of one of America’s largest uranium mines at the same time a foundation controlled by the seller’s chairman was making donations to a Clinton family charity, records reviewed by The Wall Street Journal show
Duke University Study Rebuts Dire Global Warming Predictions
A study led by Duke University of 1,000 years of temperature records has shown that global warming is not occurring as fast as some have suggested, the U.K.'s Daily Mail reported.
Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch As Attorney General
Federal prosecutor Loretta Lynch won confirmation to serve as attorney general Thursday from a Senate that forced her to wait more than five months for the title and remained divided to the end.
Education or Indoctrination?
Johns Hopkins Bans Chick-fil-A From Campus
Citing Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy’s opposition to gay marriage, students said the presence of the chain on campus would be a microaggression against LGBT members of the community
Clinton Charity Donors Got State Department Awards Under Hillary
Twenty-two of the 37 corporations nominated for a prestigious State Department award — and six of the eight ultimate winners — while Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State were also donors to the Clinton family foundation
Republicans Debate Keeping Obamacare Subsidies If Supreme Court Ends Them
Congressional Republicans are considering plans that could allow Americans to temporarily keep their Obamacare policies and subsidies, even if the Supreme Court strikes down those subsidies in June
Marco Rubio Jumps To The Head Of GOP 2016 Pack
The Bush dynasty is a negative for voters and Marco Rubio is seen as a leader of the future, as the Florida senator jumps to the head of the GOP pack.
Congress: Middle Class Incomes Drop As Immigration Surges
Wages of America's middle class have dropped below 1970s levels as immigration has surged 325 percent, according to a new congressional report that questions claims that native Americans are economically helped by greater immigration
Md. College Scraps 'Sniper' After Muslims Complain
The University of Maryland announced it will postpone indefinitely an upcoming screening of “American Sniper” after Muslim students protested – calling the film Islamophobic, racist and nationalistic.
Frat Boys Spit On Vet, Urinate On American Flag
Investigations have been launched at two universities over accusations that fraternity members taunted wounded war heroes, urinated on an American flag, and spit on a wounded veteran and his service dog in Panama City Beach, Florida.
University Removes 'Straight Pride' Posters From Campus
Leaders with the Student Government Association at Youngstown State University said they decided to act quickly this week when posters showed up on campus promoting “Straight Pride” week next month.
Liberal Common Cause Demands Clinton Foundation Audit
The financial issues plaguing Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign have become too much even for liberal groups, and now Common Cause is calling for an independent audit of donations to the Clinton Foundation.
Huckabee: America Moving Toward 'Criminalization of Christianity'
Former Arkansas governor and probable presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is warning pastors that America is facing a "criminalization of Christianity" adding, "God help us all."
Georgia University Cancels Classes After Students Walk on Flag
Student demonstrators who walked on an American flag to protest racism have sparked a counter movement, prompting a south Georgia university to cancel classes Friday ahead of a rally expected to draw large crowds of flag supporters
Bill's Speaking Fees Dramatically Increased After Hillary Became Secretary
After his wife became Secretary of State, former President Bill Clinton began to collect speaking fees that often doubled or tripled what he had been charging earlier in his post White House years, bringing in millions of dollars
Gearing Up For 2026
Jeb Bush Goes Paleo and Sheds 30 Pounds
As an anticipated candidate for the presidency in 2016, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush wants to navigate the country's future path, but when it comes to his diet he's gone caveman.
Hillary Clinton Raises Funds Off of 'Clinton Cash' Book Controversy
Hillary Clinton's campaign has begun fundraising off the scrutiny of her financial ties, urging supporters in a Friday e-mail to "show you've got Hillary's back" in the face of "baseless attacks."
State Says Bakers Should Pay $135,000 for Refusing to Bake Cake for Same-Sex Wedding
An Oregon administrative law judge recommended today that the bakers who refused to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding should be fined $135,000.
Clinton Charities Will Refile Tax Returns, Audit For Other Errors
Hillary Clinton's family's charities are refiling at least five annual tax returns after a Reuters review found errors in how they reported donations from governments, and said they may audit other Clinton Foundation returns in case of other errors
Michael Brown’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Ferguson
The parents of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old killed last year by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., filed a civil lawsuit against the city Thursday.
Rise of the Machines
Robots Step Into New Planting, Harvesting Roles
A 14-arm, automated harvester recently wheeled through rows of strawberry plants here, illustrating an emerging solution to one of the produce industry’s most pressing problems: a shortfall of farmhands
Wall Street Journal
Couple Defends Allowing 5-Year-Old Daughter To Transition
A Massachusetts couple knew their child wasn’t happy. So they made the decision to raise their daughter as a boy at his own request.
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll: 0bama Job Approval @ 46%
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows that 46% of Likely Voters at least somewhat approve of Obama's job performance. 53% disapprove
Diet Pepsi Dropping Aspartame On Customer Concerns
PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.
Did You Know...?
Study: Switzerland Happiest Nation On Earth
The top 10 on the list is dominated by nations from Scandinavia - which are unsurprisingly also among the wealthiest on the planet too.
Colo. Businessman Blames 'Stoned' Workers For Move
When workers at his Colorado business went to pot, Mark Brawner said it was enough for him to roll out of the Rockies and head for South Carolina.
Poll: Gay-Marriage Support Now At Record High
A record-high 6 in 10 Americans support same-sex marriage and a similar share say individual states should not be allowed to define marriage as only between a man and a woman, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll.
S.F. Becomes Most Sought-After Location For Chinese Buyers
Chinese buyers looking to invest off-shore are most interested in San Francisco, according to a report from luxury listing site, which tracked millions of online searches from Chinese buyers in the first quarter of 2015
San Francisco Chronicle
Researchers Uncover Asthma's Root Cause
Researchers in Wales and England have developed a highly effective asthma drug, and in the process may have uncovered the disorder's root cause.
Bloodthirsty Cow Starts Eating Sheep
A once-vegterian dairy cow in Kenya has started to attack and eat sheep, killing and eating two last week in Miti Mingi Village, Nakuru County. No one knows why the rogue cow has started to feast on sheep
Embryonic Twin Discovered in Woman's Brain During Surgery in LA
An Indiana woman undergoing surgery in Los Angeles to remove a tumor experienced a twist worthy of a sci-fi plot when doctors discovered an embryonic twin in her brain
'Perfect' 100-Carat Diamond Sells For $22M
The internally flawless D color stone is the only classic emerald-cut white diamond of the highest color and clarity and over 100 carats to come to auction, according to Sotheby's.
Dog 'Drives Tractor' Onto Highway
Delays were caused on a busy stretch of the M74 motorway after reports of a dog "taking control of a tractor".