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Ted Cruz Versus The Establishment, Again

This week, Politico released on article suggesting that Ted Cruz has lost the trust of his peers, save for libertarian-leaning Mike Lee, who chimed …

Nationwide ‘Suspicious Activity’ Files Now Document Sketchy Online Activity

In April 2013, an intrusion at the PG&E power substation in Silicon Valley knocked out local 911 services and cell phone service in the area. A team …

Hidden GPS devices to track suspects raise legal concerns

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — For months, police trying to solve a Long Island robbery spree had little more to go on than grainy surveillance footage of a …

Trump on Kelo: I happen to agree with it 100 percent

Donald Trump puts profit before people's homes and livelihoods

TRUMPED: The Donald, The Widow and Eminent Domain

China arrests US citizen for ‘endangering national security’

An American businesswoman has been formally arrested in China on suspicion of “endangering national security” just days before Chinese President Xi …

Russia Expands Military Presence in Syria, Satellite Photos Show

Apparent development near Latakia is latest sign Moscow is preparing to intervene in Syrian war<p>WASHINGTON—Russian forces appear to be expanding their military presence in Syria through the development of two additional bases that pose new challenges for the Obama administration as it struggles to …

Middle East

Israeli archaeologists may have found tomb of Jewish Maccabees

Israeli archaeologists may be one step closer to solving a riddle that has vexed explorers for more than a century: the location of the fabled tomb of the biblical Maccabees.<p>Israel's government Antiquities Authority said Monday that an ancient structure it began excavating this month on the side of …

Trump Courts Skeptical Christian Conservatives in Iowa

Republican front-runner Donald Trump is moving to try to establish deeper roots with social conservatives, a key segment of his party's electorate …

Conservatives firm on Planned Parenthood as shutdown looms | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As a possible U.S. government shutdown loomed, the leader of the House of Representatives’ most conservative Republicans vowed on Monday to oppose any stop-gap funding bill that keeps federal money flowing to Planned Parenthood.<p>A sign is pictured at the entrance to a Planned …

Planned Parenthood

Cruz Post-Debate Fundraising Tops $1M In 48 Hours

<b>US Senator Ted Cruz(R-TX) and his wife Heidi wave to the crowd after he announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination to run for US president</b> …

Crusader rifle: ‘ISIS-proof’ gun with Bible verses drops jaws, sparks anger

Why Republicans Shouldn't Fear a Government Shutdown

On <i>Fox News Sunday</i>, surging 2016 Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina stated that Republicans should shut down the federal government, if …

Syrian Woman Seeking Asylum and American Relative Arrested at Texas Border

McALLEN, Texas – A Syrian woman seeking asylum has been accused of using a fake passport to enter the U.S. through the Texas border. Her American …

Ted Cruz: No religious test for presidency under the Constitution

Responding to Ben Carson's opposition to a Muslim president, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) said it would be unconstitutional to prohibit someone from being president because of their religion. But he also said the Obama administration’s plan to allow tens of thousands of Muslim refugees from Syria into …

Republicans

What you need to know about the Federal Reserve

WASHINGTON -- Sometime this year, the Federal Reserve is likely to do something it hasn't done in nearly 10 years: raise interest rates.<p>The decision …

ISIS Using Churches as Torture Chambers, Forcing Christians to Convert or Be Killed

The head of a Christian humanitarian organization reports that the Islamic State terrorist organization in has turned captured church buildings into …

Islamic Fundamentalism

Ted Cruz: Obama Uses "The Exact Same Argument" ISIS Uses Against Christians

Sen. Ted Cruz says President Obama is an "apologist" who is unwilling to name <i>Islamic terrorism</i> as the biggest problem in the world: "He said, yes …

It's Not What Conservative Economist Thomas Sowell Said About Trump -- It's Who He Compared Him To

Conservative economist Thomas Sowell has a warning for Republican voters: Don't fall for a charismatic politician in the vein of President Obama ... …

The Left Has Its Pope

Pope Francis has created political controversy, both inside and outside the Catholic Church, by blaming capitalism for many of the problems of the...

Pope Francis

Russia Has Added Dozens of Aircraft to Its Growing Military Presence in Syria: Reports

Russia rapidly increased its aerial attack capabilities in Syria over the weekend, U.S. officials told Agence France-Presse on Monday, including 28 …

Republican professor: Carly Fiorina 'took credit for HP's comeback' that was really thanks to Mark Hurd

His conclusion?<p>"Fiorina took credit for HP's comeback, which went on after she was fired from HP and was a result of Hurd's efforts," he says.<p>Amar, a professor of business management at Seton Hall's Stillman School of Business, conducted his research throughout 2006, after HP started to bounce back …

Lack of common cause risks handing Syria to ISIS

Political analyst Fyodor Lukyanov discusses why there is no united front in the struggle against ISIS<p>Drawing by Konstantin Maler. Click to enlarge the image<p>An official representative of the US administration has warned Russia that it risks being isolated if it continues supporting Bashar al-Assad’s …

Bush goes after Clinton for ‘disgraceful’ 9/11 ad

Former Florida Gov. and 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is lambasting Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton after a progressive …

Cruz weighs in on Carson Muslim flap: Exclusion from presidency by religion is unconstitutional

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz argued Sunday that fellow contender Ben Carson’s views against electing a Muslim president run contrary to …

Government