IRS to Pay $50,000 to National Organization for Marriage for Leaking Names of Donors...

  Two years after activists for same-sex marriage obtained the confidential tax return and donor list of a national group opposed to redefining marriage, the...

Bill Maher Calls President Obama ‘a Drop-Dead Atheist’

Try as he might, President Obama’s public push to showcase himself as a man of faith just isn’t believable, comedian Bill Maher said Monday...

Thad Cochran Defeats Chris McDaniel to Win Mississippi’s Republican Runoff; Winners Announced in Oklahoma...

Just when the Tea Party showed signs of life, six-term GOP Sen. Thad Cochran found a way to stifle the insurgent conservatives. Cochran on Tuesday...

VA Hospital Erased Dead Veterans

Records of dead veterans were changed or physically altered, some even in recent weeks, to hide how many people died while waiting for care...

Tornado Damages Homes Near Indianapolis

Several homes, power lines and trees were damaged as a tornado-producing storm swept across the Indianapolis area, authorities said Tuesday afternoon. National Weather Service meteorologist...

Internal Revenue Service Admits Wrongdoing, Pays $50K to the National Organization for Marriage

After years of court battles, an early victim of the politicized Internal Revenue Service finally gets a little satisfaction, as the agency admits wrongdoing...

WATCH: They Are Excommunicating People in the Mormon Church for Feminism

The decision by the Mormon church to excommunicate the founder of a prominent women's group marks a stern statement at a time when the...

First Lady Michelle Obama says America Is Ready for a Female President

Michelle Obama thinks choosing a president shouldn’t be based on gender or race but rather how qualified the person is for the job. Girls should...

National Transportation Safety Board says Asiana Airlines Crew ‘Over-relied’ on Automated Systems in Fatal...

The fatal crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 was caused by the pilots mismanaging the descent toward San Francisco's airport and not aborting the...

9 People Shot in Miami; 2 Dead

Nine people were shot near a street junction in downtown Miami early on Tuesday, police said. A local CBS affiliate reported one of the victims...

Gary Bauer says More Babies Have Been Murdered Under Obama than Jobs Created

Former presidential candidate and conservative-values advocate Gary Bauer said President Barack Obama’s legacy should be the fruit of his pro-abortion policies: more killed by...

Uh-oh! Almost Half of Detroit Can’t Pay Their Water Bill; Some Suggest that the...

It’s a basic human right: water. But could the United Nations soon help the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department provide the service to struggling customers? Water...

Issa and Others Go Off on IRS Commissioner in Prime Time; says ‘We Have...

Republicans dropped a hammer on IRS Commissioner John Koskinen during a testy hearing covering the disappearance of emails tied to the agency's tea party...
FBI Director James Comey, backed by law enforcement personnel and prosecutors, addresses a news conference Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at the FBI Minneapolis field office in Brooklyn Center, Minn. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

FBI Rescues 168 of “America’s Children” and Arrests 281 Pimps in Crackdown on Sex...

Nearly 170 victims of child sex trafficking, many of whom had never been reported missing, were rescued in the last week as part of...
President Obama joins several working parents for lunch at a Chipotle restaurant prior to speaking at the White House Summit on Working Families. (Martin H. Simon / Pool, EPA)

President Obama Urges Congress and Employers to Increase Benefits for Families

President Obama urged Congress and employers to broaden benefits for families, arguing that paid leave for new parents and good-quality child care are basic...

How to Put a Stop to Sex Slavery for Good

The U.S.’s resources to help survivors of modern slavery are woefully short term. If and when a victim of modern slavery is finally free, the...
Marion Barry (Linda Davidson/The Washignton Post, via Getty)

Thoughts on Marion Barry’s New Memoir, “Mayor for Life”

Marion Barry, the former four-time mayor of Washington D.C., notorious for being filmed smoking crack, is the archetypal survivor. Mishearing a question, he even...

8.0 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Australia; Tsunami Advisory Issued

A magnitude-8.0 earthquake off the western end of Alaska's Aleutian Islands shortly before 1 p.m. Monday triggered a tsunami warning in the area, which...

The Priest Who Killed a Nun May Be Taken Care of in his Dying...

A Roman Catholic priest convicted of killing a nun at a hospital chapel in 1980 wants a federal judge to let him out of...

The Gallup Poll Shows that Obama’s Favorability Has Dipped Well Below Bush and Carter

Americans view all former presidents more positively than negatively Americans view each of the four former living presidents more positively than negatively, while giving Bill...