As the growing conflict between Egypt’s army and tenacious supporters of the ousted Muslim Brotherhood continues to plunge Egypt into chaos, the official American response has called international ridicule upon President Barack Obama.
European researchers have found that the vitamins C and E as well as the mineral selenium may reduce the risk of pancreatic cancer by two-thirds. Globally, pancreatic cancer kills more than 250,000 people a year.
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A Los Angeles judge has ruled that the city’s policy on seizing and impounding vehicles violates California State law, and is too permissive and open to aggrandizement. Superior Court Judge Terry Green ruled that the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) had essentially invented a method for confiscating cars that was inconsistent with both the spirit […]
Breitbart did a spot interview Thursday with a top official from the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) at an immigration reform rally in Bakersfield, California. Amazingly, SEIU International Secretary-Treasurer Eliseo Medina didn’t flinch on the subject of whether illegal aliens form part of the union’s membership. “Medina gave no indication that he thought there was […]
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has reacted to Thursday’s Washington Post story on the National Security Agency’s eye-opening audit, which dismantled the fallacy that there are adequate oversight mechanisms built into the government’s program of domestic spying, with a timely column that explains just how far America’s leadership has fallen in abusing the public trust. Act […]
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As Congress takes off the month of August, back-home constituents expected an opportunity to debrief their Senators and Representatives following a dismal, gridlocked, ineffectual Summer term. But many Congressional Republicans would rather hunker down in private over the five-week August recess than face constituents.
President Barack Obama got heavily involved in the renewed push for stricter gun-control laws in the United States following mass shooting tragedies that gripped the Nation. He suggested banning certain classes of firearms and firearm accessories, making gun purchases more difficult and declaring more places as ”gun-free zones,” among other things.
President Barack Obama is hoping to add another “signature” accomplishment to mark his second term in office that, if successful, could stand alongside the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act as a landmark aggrandizement of the reach and power of the executive branch.