WINDHAM, N.H., (UPI) — A New Hampshire school district has banned dodge ball from gym classes after parents complained about their children being bullied during the games. The Windham School […]
BLAIRSVILLE, Pa., (UPI) — Authorities in Pennsylvania said a man faces charges including reckless endangerment for allegedly shooting a white-tailed deer in a Walmart parking lot. The Pennsylvania Game Commission […]
AUSTIN, Texas, (UPI) — The University of Texas student government struck down a proposal to support ticketing rather than arresting people possessing less than 4 ounces of marijuana. The proposal, […]
WARWICK, R.I., (UPI) — A Rhode Island woman whose pet cockatoo was accused of repeatedly using profanity directed toward a next door neighbor won’t have to pay a fine, police […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — President Obama, standing with families of victims of gun violence, Thursday made an emotional appeal for Congress to act on gun control. “Shame on us if we’ve […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — The United States has reaffirmed its commitment to South Korea as North Korean threats increase tensions in the region, the Pentagon says. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel expressed […]
TRENTON, N.J., (UPI) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie filed the formal paperwork to run for re-election in the June 4 primary, election records show. The (Newark, N.J.) Star-Ledger said […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — President Obama is on track to issue about as many executive orders in his two terms as his predecessor George W. Bush, records indicated. As of Wednesday, […]
PRINCETON, N.J., (UPI) — Teachers in the United States rate their lives better than all other occupations except physicians, a Gallup poll released Thursday indicated. However, the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index […]
NEWTOWN, Conn., (UPI) — It took Adam Lanza less than 5 minutes to fire 155 bullets at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., the lead prosecutor in the massacre […]
CENTENNIAL, Colo., (UPI) — The man accused of killing 12 people in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater would plead guilty if he can avoid the death penalty, court documents indicate. […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act — you know it as Obamacare — inches closer and closer to revealing itself as the social-engineering bill of goods many Americans saw it for, from the moment it first passed in 2010.
Imagine walking down the street in some less-traveled part of Manhattan. Now imagine a squad car pulling up and a pair of NYPD’s finest pouncing out of the vehicle with their guns drawn — on you. That’s the stop-and-frisk experience for many New Yorkers each day.
Nestled close by the beautiful beaches of Florida’s famed Boca Raton lies an institution of higher learning in which young minds are nurtured in an academic embrace as warm as the Gulf Stream breezes that flow gently through the campus.
With the announced retirement of one Senate Democrat who hails from a largely red state, political forecasters are reviving the 2012 election-season talk that predicts a GOP takeover when the 2014 elections roll around.
Following last week’s passage of three pieces of legislation making Colorado a pretty unfriendly place for guns owners and the exercise of 2nd Amendment powers, some hunters are uniting to deny the State something very empowering indeed: revenue.
The media was wrong in pronouncing the economic crisis over in Europe. They are wrong in America, too. The real economic indicators prove that the economic crisis caused by too much government, too much spending, too much taxing, too many government regulations and too many government employees with obscene salaries and pensions is just beginning.
When is your property not really your property?
When you have it in the bank? When it is land? When you have it in a retirement account? Try all of the above.
An irony of the Administration of President Barack Obama is the President’s parsimonious attitude toward one of the office’s most distinguished powers: the Presidential pardon. According to an analysis by […]
TUCSON (UPI) — Long before Twitter and Facebook, societies maintained social networks even when the only network “traffic” was people moving on foot, U.S. researchers say. Scientists at the University […]
LOS ANGELES (UPI) — Researchers say they’ve identified areas off Southern California where whales face risks from potentially deadly collisions with commercial ship traffic. Scientists from the National Oceanographic and […]
STOCKHOLM, Sweden (UPI) — Complaints from Google have led to the deletion of the word “ungoogleable” from a list of new Swedish words, the Language Council of Sweden says. The […]