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House Committee To Hold Lois Lerner In Contempt

WASHINGTON (UPI) — The House Oversight Committee will vote this week on whether to hold former IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt after months of failed attempts to force her into answering questions about the so-called targeting scandal that slammed the tax agency last year. Lerner, who appeared before the committee on May 22, 2013 […]

Assad Recently Used Chemical Weapons, Israel Says

JERUSALEM (UPI) — The Assad regime used a non-lethal chemical weapon on rebel fighters March 27, an Israeli security source said Monday. The chemical “neutralizes but does not kill,” and the New York-based website Syria Deeply cited the comments by the Syrian American Medical society, whose doctors traveling in and out of Syria said 25 […]

Jeb Bush Suggests Coming To The United States Illegally Is Sometimes ‘Act Of Love’

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (UPI) — Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush said many of those who come to the United States illegally do so as an “act of love” and of “commitment” to their families. Bush appeared at a town hall Sunday that was part of a weekend of events to celebrate the 25th anniversary of […]

White House Considers Banning Selfies With The President

WASHINGTON (UPI) — The White House is considering putting a moratorium on all selfies with Barack Obama after Samsung used the President’s selfie with Red Sox player David Ortiz as a promotional stunt. When Samsung released a statement saying they were excited that David “Big Papi” Ortiz had captured a “historical moment” using one of […]

Mississippi Governor Signs Religious Freedom Bill

JACKSON, Miss. (UPI) — Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant said the Religious Freedom Restoration Act will protect “Mississippians of all faiths from government interference,” as he signed the controversial bill. Supporters say the measure is similar to a Federal law passed in 1993 that requires proof of a “compelling interest” in any government measure that imposes […]

Two Drug Tunnels Discovered Between Mexico And California

SAN DIEGO (UPI) — Two sophisticated tunnels have been found connecting warehouses in Tijuana, Mexico, and Otay Mesa, Calif., U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Friday. The tunnels, believed to be used by drug smugglers, had lights and rail track, Derek Benner, a special agent in charge in San Diego said. One had a pulley […]

Russian Economy Stalling, PM Medvedev Says

ULYANOVSK, Russia (UPI) — The Russian economy is stalling due to a range of factors, including the country’s involvement in Crimea, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in Ulyanovsk. Speaking Friday to a government council, Medvedev mentioned global markets as well as the situation in Crimea, and suggested cutting bureaucratic red tape and changing the mentality […]

Judge To Further Narrow Ohio’s Gay Marriage Ban

WASHINGTON (UPI) — A Federal judge announced Friday he would expand upon his previous ruling narrowing Ohio’s ban on gay marriage, requiring the State to recognize marriages performed out of State. Judge Timothy Black ruled in February that Ohio must recognize out-of-State gay marriages on death certificates. But attorney Al Gerhardstein — who is representing […]

North Korea Warns U.S. “May Be In Danger” For Opposing Ballistic Missile Tests

PYONGYANG, North Korea (UPI) — North Korean newspaper Rodong Sinmun published a warning Friday that the U.S. “may be in danger” if it continues to oppose North Korea’s right to conduct ballistic missile tests. On March 26, North Korea launched two mid-range ballistic missiles, garnering condemnation from South Korea, the United Nations, and the U.S. […]

Ukraine Economy Would Have Collapsed Without Russian Aid, IMF Chief Says

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Russian money bailed out a faltering Ukrainian economy last year, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde said. Lagarde added Ukraine was cut off from international financial markets for not reforming its economic policies, and Russia’s decision to invest $15 billion in Ukrainian Eurobonds, along with an agreement to steeply cut the […]


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