(MCT) — After a Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 295 people crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, officials scrambled to offer condolences and to figure out who was aboard the plane and whether it was shot down. In the United States, President Barack Obama said the Nation’s top priority was to determine whether American citizens were […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds today. Click the links for the full stories.
Reportedly, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, a Democrat who has vocally supported the Administration of President Barack Obama’s attempt to accommodate illegal immigrant children in local facilities nationwide, himself urged the White House not to bring any of those same illegals into Maryland.
Former Pennsylvania Senator and 2012 GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum is talking what sounds like Republican heresy. It’s time to move beyond Ronald Reagan, he says. Labor should be valued as much as capital. Rising income inequality is a problem.
Drug Enforcement Administration agents working to clean up the streets of Las Vegas, N.M., decided that it would be a good idea to pay a recovering drug addict aiding them in an undercover investigation, a lawsuit filed in an Albuquerque district court alleges.
For the second straight fiscal quarter, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has outpaced the National Republican Congressional Committee, raising more money to spend on Federal campaigns this fall as Democrats attempt to hang on to their Senate majority.
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Rolling Stone magazine recently published a highly informative photo essay titled “The 5 Most Dangerous Guns In America” which lends further credence to the notion that those who most fear firearms are also those who know the least about them. Kristen Gwynne, writing for the publication, cites “firearm trace data from the ATF, as well […]
This story originally appeared Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at the website of the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Court of Appeals Agrees to Expedite Case Over Telephone Records Collection Coeur d’Alene, Idaho – The Electronic Freedom Foundation (EFF), the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the American Civil Liberties Union of Idaho have announced they will join Anna […]
For all their acceptance among America’s pseudointellectual elite, Barack and Michelle Obama possess a gift for nuance and subtext that even the most uneducated of jerks would likely find offensive and gauche. Today, the White House released this insult to everyone’s intelligence (as well as their sense of American unity) on its Flickr page, meta-martyring […]