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Kelly Lawyer | July 25, 2014 | 3:44 PM
Watch this cat launch a surprise attack on an unsuspecting horse.
Kelly Lawyer | July 25, 2014 | 2:26 PM
Walter Brown, a former Marine, was walking through Beaumont Flea Market (Texas) when he saw a worn American flag. He offered to pay $15 for the flag, but was told to pay only $5 because there was "writing on it."
Barbara Boland | July 25, 2014 | 12:42 PM
The top 10 countries that are fans of the U.S., and the top 10 countries that are critics, includes some surprises: France made #10 on the fan list, and Germany made #10 on the critics, based on a new Pew Research Center survey.
Barbara Boland | July 25, 2014 | 10:34 AM
This is a novel way to round up cattle: use a remote-controlled car. Watch the video to see this technique in action.
Barbara Boland | July 25, 2014 | 10:03 AM
The top three donors to super PACs this political cycle are all 1 percenter progressives, and they’ve funneled millions to liberal causes, according to an analysis of data from Sunlight Foundation’s Real-Time Federal Campaign Finance tracker.
Zoey DiMauro | July 25, 2014 | 9:41 AM
Decorated veterans, both human and canine, went to Congress yesterday to advocate for the reunification of military dogs and their handlers. "I waited three and a half years for him, but I'd wait more if I had to," said Marine Corps Sergeant Deano Miller of his yellow Labrador Thor.
Barbara Boland | July 25, 2014 | 5:49 AM

One doesn't usually associate Republicans with public railing against "corporate interests seeking to exploit people for profit" - but yesterday, Michigan Republican Rep. Kerry Bentivolio put out a press release that did just that.

Craig Bannister | July 24, 2014 | 5:16 PM
After the state of Arizona executed Joseph R. Wood III today for the 1989 murders of Debra Dietz and her father Eugene, family members of Wood's victims were outraged that media were focused on whether Wood suffered - not on the suffering of his victims.
Tyler McNally | July 24, 2014 | 1:47 PM
As drought plagues 34% of the U.S. and 80% of California, the NHL is using more than 321 million gallons of water annually - or 16.5 gallons per attendee - according to the league's new Sustainability Report for all 30 teams and league offices.
Eric Scheiner | July 24, 2014 | 11:45 AM
A federal judge has put a halt to a New Hampshire law that establishes a 25-foot zone preventing free speech outside of abortion facilities.
Barbara Boland | July 24, 2014 | 11:43 AM

Every year, half a million horseshoe crabs are caught and drained of their life-saving blue blood to ensure that medical products are free of bacterial contamination.

Craig Bannister | July 24, 2014 | 11:38 AM
As illegal aliens flood into the country, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency is advertising that it is seeking applicants for 2,000 new CBP officer positions.
Curtis Kalin | July 24, 2014 | 10:22 AM
An extremely strong American hero obliterated a measly Wall Street gavel.
Kelly Lawyer | July 24, 2014 | 10:14 AM
"Weird Al" Yankovic's album, Mandatory Fun, takes the top spot on Billboard 200, a first for the comedian. It's also the first comedic album in 51 years at number one, and has the most sales since 1994.
Eric Scheiner | July 24, 2014 | 9:22 AM
A pair of kayakers in Argentina ended up on top a whale after it dipped under their boat and lifted it.
Barbara Boland | July 24, 2014 | 8:34 AM
This pair shows "what not to do" when a fire starts at a gas station.
Craig Bannister | July 23, 2014 | 5:37 PM
U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) today reintroduced his amendment to end the Obamacare exemption for Congress as an amendment to S. 2569, the Bring Jobs Home Act.
Barbara Boland | July 23, 2014 | 2:37 PM
Individuals exposed to socialism were twice as likely to cheat as those who had not been in a socialist system, says a new study from a cooperation between Duke University and the University of Munich.
Dan Joseph | July 23, 2014 | 2:18 PM

Protesters try and explain why Israel--and not Hamas--is the problem.

Barbara Boland | July 23, 2014 | 1:53 PM

If you like the idea of being scared out of your skull on a ride that actually simulates a near-death experience, the Sky Tower ride at Tivoli Friheden in Denmark is for you.

Syndicated Columns

July 25, 2014
Media-elite censors in sports and news sections aren't interested in the fact that a majority of native Americans are not offended. They prefer to pretend that everyone is represented by the Indian radicals who see racism in every fan who loves their Indian mascot, just as every short person in San Francisco sees hate in their Giants.
July 25, 2014
Media-elite censors in sports and news sections aren't interested in the fact that a majority of native Americans are not offended. They prefer to pretend that everyone is represented by the Indian radicals who see racism in every fan who loves their Indian mascot, just as every short person in San Francisco sees hate in their Giants.
July 25, 2014
What motivates those on our side who seek every opportunity to restart the Cold War?
July 25, 2014
The White House pretended to champion American workers this week with gimmicky initiatives on federal job training and "workplace innovation." But far from the Beltway dog-and-pony show, a group of American workers ruthlessly shafted by the Obama administration was finally getting some real support — and inching toward justice.
July 25, 2014
It's no wonder President Obama tries to lock his normally fawning liberal media out of his fundraisers. He says things he doesn't want even them to hear — or report. Sometimes they complain, but their disgraceful loyalty never wanes.
July 24, 2014
President Obama and the West have told Russia's Vladimir Putin, in no uncertain terms, that his people can hit a civilian aircraft with a missile, and that there will be no costs. How can a second-rate power hold the United States and NATO over a barrel?
July 24, 2014
The danger for the President and for Democrats running for election in November is that this story is easy to understand and may become a metaphor for what people believe about this President: That he is detached, disinterested, and bored with the whole President thing.
July 23, 2014
The Supreme Court may soon need to decide whether the federal government can be considered a "state" in our federal republic in the same sense that Iowa, Wyoming and Wisconsin are states.
July 23, 2014
The media are continuously pressured to ignore all books that are any less adoring of Hillary Clinton than she is about herself.
July 23, 2014
The media are continuously pressured to ignore all books that are any less adoring of Hillary Clinton than she is about herself.