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American Muslims Denounce Islamic State’s Extreme Tactics

American Muslims Denounce Islamic State’s Extreme Tactics

PITTSBURGH (MCT) — The insurgent group Islamic State has exploded into headlines in recent months, sweeping through much of Northern Iraq, capturing the ancient strategic hub of Mosul, terrorizing religious minorities, crucifying opponents and posting online videos of the beheading of captive American journalists. The attacks evolved over years of shifting militant alliances in the […]

Rothenberg Analysis: Senate GOP Gains At Least 7 Seats

Rothenberg Analysis: Senate GOP Gains At Least 7 Seats

WASHINGTON (MCT) — While the current Rothenberg Political Report ratings don’t show it, I am now expecting a substantial Republican Senate wave in November, with a net gain of at least seven seats. But I wouldn’t be shocked by a larger gain. Rothenberg Political Report ratings reflect both where a race stands and, more importantly, […]

Lameness Of Congress’ Post-Election Session Could Hinge On Results

Lameness Of Congress’ Post-Election Session Could Hinge On Results

There’s no “fiscal cliff” or global financial crisis for this year’s post-election lame-duck session, but that doesn’t mean it will be easy. Lawmakers in both parties said the election results would be crucial in deciding just how close to Christmas Congress will work.

Missouri Lawmaker, Wife Ask Court For Contraception Insurance Exclusion

Missouri Lawmaker, Wife Ask Court For Contraception Insurance Exclusion

A family should have the same right as a small business to opt out of birth control coverage in its healthcare plan, the lawyer for a Missouri legislator argued Monday before a federal appeals court.

Panera To Customers: Please Leave Your Guns At Home

Panera To Customers: Please Leave Your Guns At Home

Panera Bread is joining Target Corp. and a few other big companies in asking customers to leave their guns at home.

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, formed as a result of the Sandy Hook school shootings in Connecticut in 2012, said Monday that Panera’s decision came after months of talks.

Dick Cheney To Lawmakers: Support A Hawkish National Defense

WASHINGTON (MCT) — Former Vice President Dick Cheney, often considered the brain behind President George W. Bush’s war strategy in Iraq, gave a pep talk to House Republicans on Tuesday highlighting the value of a hawkish national defense. As Congress is weighing President Barack Obama’s strategy for fighting Islamic State militants, Cheney’s visit lends new […]

Marine Held In Mexico On Weapons Charges Set For Third Hearing

Marine Held In Mexico On Weapons Charges Set For Third Hearing

SAN DIEGO (MCT) — A U.S. Marine held in a Mexican prison on weapons charges since April 1 is slated to attend his third evidentiary hearing Tuesday in Tijuana where his attorney plans to argue that his rights were violated by the arresting officers. The hearing is likely to take all day, and no immediate […]

Obama: ‘Hitting A Woman Is Not Something A Real Man Does’

Obama: ‘Hitting A Woman Is Not Something A Real Man Does’

(MCT) — After news broke Monday that the Baltimore Ravens had terminated the contract of Ray Rice after a video surfaced of him hitting his then-fiancee, Press Secretary Josh Earnest spoke to President Barack Obama about the case. “The president is the father of two daughters. And like any American, he believes that domestic violence […]

Senator Apologizes For Invoking Slain U.S. Journalists

Senator Apologizes For Invoking Slain U.S. Journalists

(MCT) — Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.) on Monday apologized for invoking the names of two American journalists who were recently beheaded by Islamic State militants as he argued in a debate over the weekend. “Steve Sotloff and James Foley would tell us, don’t be impulsive,” Udall said Saturday at a town-hall-style debate against Republican Rep. […]

Treasury Secretary Pushes Congress For Action On Corporate Offshore Tax ‘Inversions’

Treasury Secretary Pushes Congress For Action On Corporate Offshore Tax ‘Inversions’

Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew said it was “imperative” that Congress act to limit so-called tax inversions, in which a U.S. company buys a smaller foreign rival and moves its headquarters there to take advantage of lower taxes.

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