In a vote last week the United States Senate approved the nomination of Solicitor General Elena Kagan to become the 112th justice of the Supreme Court.
At a time when more than one in 10 Americans are one step away from wearing sandwich boards declaring: “Will flamenco for food,” Mrs. Obama’s six-figure Spanish vacation has engendered entirely reasonable discussions about just how out of touch the Democrat ruling elite has become.
A 23-year-old illegal immigrant has been charged with drunken driving and involuntary manslaughter after a car crash in Virginia’s Prince William County that killed a nun and critically injured two others.
A new survey has found a strong support for the Tea Party movement as well as a significant following among self-identified Democrats.
A Federal judge in California has ruled that voter-approved proposition 8—which banned same-sex marriage—is unconstitutional and should be struck down.
A House subcommittee has accused Representative Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) of violating ethical standards by using her political influence to support a bank that had strong ties to her husband.
Boom. Boom. Boom. Can you hear it? It’s the drumbeat for war. And it’s beating louder by the day. Boom. Boom. Boom. Former CIA Chief Michael Hayden says a U.S. military strike against Iran “seems inexorable” because diplomacy is failing. Boom. Boom. Boom. Read this article to learn who is beating the drums for war…
A ruling by New York City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission denied landmark status for a downtown building, opening the way for its demolition and the construction of a controversial Islamic center near the site of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Most every child has sought to fulfill their entrepreneurial spirit by opening a sidewalk lemonade stand. It’s as American as hotdogs, apple pie and… lemonade. And as 7-year-old Julie Murphy of Oregon made plans do the same thing millions of kids have done before her—during an art fair held the last Thursday of each month on the streets of Northeast Portland and conveniently called Last Thursday—she never dreamed she’d be violating a government regulation.
Still lagging in the polls, Democratic Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has picked up an endorsement from a radical gun control organization.