Obama predicts GOP will cave on taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — As the clock ticks toward a tax hike on all Americans in 20 days, President Obama predicted Republicans would join Democrats to extend current rates for more…

Holder wants automatic voter registration

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — The U.S. should consider automatically registering eligible voters and extending voting hours to counter the November election’s long lines and administrative hurdles, Attorney General Eric Holder more…

Sex charges rock Purpose Driven 'healthy church'

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_325715" align="alignright" width="203" caption="Dale Lee McFarland"][/caption] Pastor Dale Lee McFarland was an up-and-coming star in the "Purpose Driven Church" movement, having left his position as a Microsoft more…

Iran passed nonconventional weapons to Syria

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Iran has passed nonconventional weapons to Syria for possible use in the event the regime of Bashar al-Assad faces imminent collapse, according to knowledgeable Middle Eastern more…

Syrian rebels 'exclusively' America-hating jihadists

by John Rosenthal -- While the Obama administration reportedly is moving toward recognizing the recently formed and supposedly "inclusive" Syrian National Coalition as the legitimate representative of the Syrian people, recent reports more…

Nuclear weapons suddenly easier with 'wonder fuel'

by Steve Elwart -- [caption id="attachment_325471" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Thorium"][/caption] The International Atomic Energy Agency has identified the radioactive material thorium as a fuel to power existing and new electrical generation plants, but more…

'Football as you know it is over'

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_325857" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Is the hard-hitting game of football about to change forever?"][/caption] The recent murder-suicide of Kansas City Chiefs football player Jovan Belcher along with a more…

Whistleblower sues bank giant for $10 million

by Art Moore -- On the heels of the announcement today by U.S. authorities that HSBC has agreed to pay a fine of $1.92 billion for money laundering and violating international sanctions, more…

How Congress can 'put brakes on' Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer JwoyRtPg] This year was a very bad year for Obamacare opponents, as they suffered an agonizing loss at the Supreme Court and lost the opportunity to change more…

U.S. Muslims back Morsi's power grab

by Art Moore -- While Egyptians rioted in protest of President Mohamed Morsi's decree giving him nearly absolute powers, leaders of the U.S.-based Council on American-Islamic Relations came to the Muslim Brotherhood more…