Senator Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has accused Republican lawmakers of "playing with fire" by threatening not to pass a budget or raise the debt ceiling unless deep spending cuts are made. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio) said that the GOP will not allow the United States to default on its loans, but he does expect President Barack Obama to "cut up the credit cards" if his chamber is going to raise the debt limit.
A study conducted at the University of Navarra and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University followed more than 12,000 people for six years and found that a diet high in trans fats correlates with a nearly 50 percent increased chance of developing depression.
Although the GOP has amassed a laundry list of complaints regarding President Barack Obama’s job performance, Republican leaders have praised the White House for its cautious approach to the growing unrest in Egypt.
A recent motion by the New Jersey Attorney General (AG) to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges the state’s handgun carry laws has raised the ire of the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF).
House Democrats have introduced a bill that would charge Americans $100 to obtain a copy of President Barack Obama’s birth records.
Republican lawmakers are calling for more aggressive measures in an attempt to preserve American jobs.
The House of Representatives has voted to eliminate the Federal public financing system that helps fund presidential campaigns and political conventions.
White House officials have confirmed that President Barack Obama will address gun control policies soon. However, some critics believe that he should have used the State of the Union platform to address the hotly-debated topic.
A new review that was published in The Cochrane Library may suggest that males with subfertility could benefit from taking oral antioxidants when trying to conceive.
A study of four American Indian communities has revealed that the active promotion of water over soda leads to significantly lower instances of tooth decay in children.