LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 (UPI) — Three volunteers at a Los Angeles County jail say they’ve witnessed sheriff’s deputies abusing inmates, a report said. Two chaplains and a Hollywood producer […]
TEHRAN, Sept. 28 (UPI) — An Iranian naval official said the country’s navy plans to deploy ships in the Atlantic Ocean near U.S. maritime borders. “Just like the global hegemony […]
SIMI VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 28 (UPI) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie remained coy about whether he’d enter the Republican presidential race despite pleas from some quarters for him to […]
WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 (UPI) — U.S. President Barack Obama says the United States remains committed to Israel. In a video address Tuesday before the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, Obama […]
KABUL, Afghanistan, Sept. 28 (UPI) — Militants struck the Lashkar Gah area in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province for the second straight day Wednesday, killing eight policemen, authorities said. The attack also […]
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Sept. 28 (UPI) — A 2007 ambush in Pakistan, in which a U.S. major died, has remained under wraps but new findings suggest Pakistani involvement, a media report […]
WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 (UPI) — President Obama participates in a roundtable discussion and delivers his annual back-to-school address Wednesday, the White House said. The daily schedule indicates Obama will: — […]
BANGKOK, Sept. 28 (UPI) — Human rights group Amnesty International slammed rebels in southern Thailand for deliberately targeting civilians in what could be considered war crimes. For the past 7 […]
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 28 (UPI) — Israel revealed plans for 1,100 new housing units beyond its pre-1967 war border as the U.N. Security Council was to mull a Palestinian U.N. […]
WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 (UPI) — The nation needs American students’ passion, ideas and energy now, not just tomorrow, President Barack Obama is to tell students, the White House said. “Our […]
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Sept. 28 (UPI) — A drugmaker has told Florida Gov. Rick Scott using one of its untested products in an execution “contradicts everything” the company is in business […]
BERLIN, Sept. 28 (UPI) — Germany told Washington to sort out its own mess before giving advice to others after President Barack Obama said Europe’s debt crisis was “scaring the […]
President Barack Obama put forth enough healthcare savings in his new debt plan to delay the insolvency of Medicare in the immediate future, but these changes were short-term and unsustainable.
Do you think we’ve seen some financial turmoil this year? Let me tell you what happened 13 years ago this week, when one of the most highly touted investment vehicles ever created came a cropper.
On Sept. 22, 1998, Long-Term Capital Management shocked the financial markets when it revealed that it was at risk of imploding and destroying billions of investors’ dollars when it did.
The road to hell is paved with good intentions. I have little doubt that the road President Barack Obama envisions is built around renewable energy; the only vehicles that traverse it are electric. It is the world of science fiction. America’s problem is that this world will hasten our downfall.
Though Jim Bunning has left the Senate, his plan for requiring an increase in unemployment benefits to be matched by budget cuts elsewhere has become an accepted stance within the GOP ranks.
The latest Gallup poll showed that Americans are more unhappy with their government than ever before, as 81 percent of the country reported dissatisfaction with their leaders.
The Republican apparatchik and mainstream media have lost control of the nomination process, and they’re scrambling to get it back. Bilderberg-selected candidates Mitt Romney and Rick Perry are fading. Herman Cain is surging.
A Wall Street Journal report on Tuesday outlines the decline of the consideration of criminal intent in prosecutions in America as the Federal criminal code continues to swell each day. It’s easier than ever for citizens to unknowingly break a law.
PERTH, Australia, Sept. 28 (UPI) — The first indigenous woman to serve in any Australian parliament has announced she is leaving politics after being called a “toxic coconut.” Carol Martin […]
MELBOURNE, Sept. 28 (UPI) — A man who was close to release from an Australian mental hospital when he killed two fellow patients was ordered Wednesday to remain there for […]
MANILA, Philippines, Sept. 28 (UPI) — Typhoon Nesat was moving out of the Philippines Wednesday after killing or leaving missing dozens of people and inflicting heavy damage on Manila. The […]