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Decreased U.S. Border Crossings, Increased Migration in Europe

Meanwhile, in Europe: A study in contrasts. In the United States, despite what some partisans may say, illegal immigration...

Combined Tackle: The Fan-Driven Effort To Keep the Chargers in San Diego (Video)

The big story in San Diego is the effort by many San Diegans particularly the fan group Save Our Bolts working with city...

Regarding the Islamic State, what would Republicans do?

WASHINGTON — Critics of the way President Obama is dealing with the Islamic State should be required to specify...

The hydra that is radical Islam (Guest Voice)

The hydra that is radical Islam by Caren Besner BOYNTON BEACH, Florida (SDONA) — In classical Greek mythology , the Lernaean...

Ex-House Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted: Prosecutors Say He Lied to FBI

CHICAGO — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has been indicted on federal charges alleging he agreed to pay $3.5...

Cartoon: Corruption World Cup

See great cartoons by all the top political cartoonists at http://cagle.com. To license this cartoon for your own site, visit...

Vladimir Putin Accuses U.S. of Trying to Take Russia’s World Cup

Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of interfering with soccer and hinted at the government’s...

Clinton Foundation Donors And Weapons Deals At Clinton State Department, Plus How The Clintons Channel Their Inner Mitt Romney

Clinton apologists who fool themselves, or try to fool others, that the scandals do not matter might at some point need to...

‘Draw Muhammad’ contest planned in Phoenix

It was inevitable we’d see more of these. And in this story you’re impressed not with this being held but by the...

Ireland’s ‘social revolution’

BOSTON — Consider the stunned disbelief, perhaps of a somewhat aggressive sort, that would have greeted anyone who...

NYT Article Blows Hole in Case Against Obamacare

Ezra Klein summarizes the New York Times article that “blows a hole in the case against Obamacare” on vox.com. In...

The Return of the Sweater Vest

In 2012, former Senator Rick Santorum emerged from a crowded field of candidates from the Republican primary season to...

Bernie Sanders Answers Questions And NBC Advises Not To Count Him Out

Bernie Sanders held a rally in Vermont to kick off his campaign last night. Earlier Sanders answered ten questions from...

Bill Moyers: “The Challenge of Journalism… Is to Survive in the Pressure Cooker of Plutocracy” (Guest Voice)

“The Challenge of Journalism… Is to Survive in the Pressure Cooker of Plutocracy” by Bill Moyers The following remarks...

Mike Peters Guest Cartoon: Iraq’s Brave Army

Iraq’s Brave Army by Mike Peters OF RELATED INTEREST: Iraq army held 10-to-1 advantage during Ramadi defeat, sources...

For Republicans, a candidate with signs of good sense just doesn’t make sense

View image | gettyimages.com For Republicans, a candidate with signs of good sense just doesn’t make sense So you can...

Seven Top FIFA Officials Among 14 Arrested on Corruption Charges

#FIFA CORRUPTION CHARGES:  Seven top FIFA officials, including vice president Jeffrey Webb, were arrested in Baur au Lac...

Egypt’s military government has started executing people on overtly political charges

CAIRO, Egypt — Next Tuesday, a lawyer will plead for a Cairo court to suspend the execution of six men, arguing that their...

Journalism’s Sorry State (Guest Voice)

Journalism’s Sorry State By Tom Purcell I don’t know why everyone is so up in arms that alleged newsman George...

Federal appeals court refuses to lift order halting Obama immigration program

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration suffered another immigration setback Tuesday, as a divided federal appeals court...

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Biography breathes life into the career of Three Stooges’ mentor Ted Healy (Guest Voice)

Biography breathes life into the career of Three Stooges’ mentor Ted Healy by Doug Gibson I recently purchased...

A second weekend picture

Our bloglord, Joe, tells me he is happy that I am posting more content and opinions but he still wants pictures.  It’s...

British comedian takes on jihadis

Humza Arshad, a practising Muslim, helps to prevent students from joining the Islamic State London – Humza Arshad...

ISIS Presses Its War on Two Fronts: on the ground and online

ISIS is aggressively pressing its war on two fronts — and many believe they continue to be well-situated and are...

Feckless and Timid? Or Shrewd and Skillful? Obama’s Foreign Policy Assessed (Guest Voice)

By the standards he has set out for himself, President Barack Obama’s foreign policy has fallen considerably short of...

A Very Special Dutch Memorial Day Observance

We’ll be visiting the Netherlands soon. One of the places on our must-visit list is the World War II Netherlands American...

Regarding the Islamic State, what would Republicans do?

WASHINGTON — Critics of the way President Obama is dealing with the Islamic State should be required to specify...

Ex-House Speaker Dennis Hastert indicted: Prosecutors Say He Lied to FBI

CHICAGO — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has been indicted on federal charges alleging he agreed to pay $3.5...

Clinton Foundation Donors And Weapons Deals At Clinton State Department, Plus How The Clintons Channel Their Inner Mitt Romney

Clinton apologists who fool themselves, or try to fool others, that the scandals do not matter might at some point need to...

Cartoon: Republican Science

See great cartoons by all the top political cartoonists at http://cagle.com. To license this cartoon for your own site, visit...

Scientist: Aliens will be bear-sized

Shayne Jacopian for redOrbit.com – @ShayneJacopian In a universe with countless planets, there’s a good chance that...

Jeb Bush Jumps the Shark: Questions Science Climate Change Belief as “Arrogance”

Buh bye Jeb Bush. You’ve just disqualified yourself from being President. The former Florida Governor had a bad week...