Americans work 107 days to pay taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- More than three months of your hard-earned wages are going straight to your tax bill this year. Americans will spend an average of 29% more…

Mexican prez presses Obama on guns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) As he listened to Mexico’s president lecture about the need for Washington to ban assault weapons, President Obama said Monday that the U.S. has an obligation more…

Prosecutor blasts Martin family's account

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- An "outraged" Florida prosecutor fired back on Monday at the family of Trayvon Martin, describing as "outright lies" their account that he and a local police more…

3,168 criminal aliens held in ICE sweep

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Federal agents arrested more than 3,100 unauthorized immigrants last week in the country’s biggest-ever operation targeting criminal and fugitive immigrants for deportation, immigration officials said Monday. From more…

7 dead in shooting at Christian university

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) A gunman opened fire Monday morning at a small Christian university in Oakland, Calif., killing seven people and wounding three, according to the City of Oakland. Earlier reports said more…

Whaddya mean, 'monitor' my email?

by Andrea Shea King -- Great Britain has taken a horrifying page from China and Iran. Internet activity of every person in Britain will be "monitored" under new laws that will expand the more…