Democrats plot return of pork barrel politics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Examiner) House Democrats are eager to revive the notorious earmark, which is any provision that allocates cash to a pet project in a particular congressional district, when more…

Now you can't even TALK about vaping

by Bob Unruh --   [caption id="attachment_4714120" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Image courtesy Pixabay)[/caption] Vaping, which uses electronic devices to vaporize flavored liquids, routinely is promoted as a less-risky alternative to smoking, although concerns more…

Dems change rules: Easier to raise taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREE BEACON) -- Democratic Rep. Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) has yet to take the speaker's gavel of the U.S. House of Representatives, but Democrats are already laboring to make more…

New movie ignites holy war over famous Jesus painting

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_4714061" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Once Upon a Deadpool" poster (Fox)[/caption] "Thou shalt not steal" is one of the Ten Commandments. But the latest incarnation of the "Deadpool" film more…

Dow rises more than 150 on trade-deal hopes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) -- Stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors digested news related to the ongoing trade war between the United States and China. The Dow Jones Industrial Average more…

Actor sues airlines after pinky caught in armrest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX) -- Actor Stephen Keys is suing American Airlines and SkyWest, a regional airline that contracts with American, for severe emotional distress and weeks of physical pain after more…

Don't LOL: California may tax text messages

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS) -- Texting your sweetheart that you’re on your way home? California may soon charge you for that. This is no LOL matter, critics say. more…