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Al Franken Should Consider Taking a Job with TSA

Al Franken would enjoy working at the TSA check point, he'd be like the fat kid in the candy store and they even give you free rubber gloves.

Parting shot: Franken, in disgrace, quits with blast at Trump and Moore

Let’s face it, it looked like Al Franken was going to skate.<p>A few weeks ago, when Los Angeles radio host Leeann Tweeden went public with her tale of unwanted kissing and that cringeworthy groping photo, it was a major embarrassment for the Minnesota senator. But it didn’t seem likely to cost him …

Roy Moore banking on Trump bump ahead of highly anticipated rally

Donald Trump won’t be in Alabama on Friday, but Roy Moore is happy he'll be just miles away.<p>“We’re looking forward to President Trump being on the Gulf Coast tomorrow,” Ben DuPre, a Moore adviser, said at a campaign event here in the state’s capital, Montgomery, on Thursday.<p>Just days before voters …

Trump tweet touts Jerusalem move, taunts past presidents

President Donald Trump early Friday tweeted a short montage of his three predecessors voicing support for Jerusalem to be recognized as Israel’s capital.<p>The tweet carries the caption, “I fulfilled my campaign promise — others didn’t.”<p>The tweet follows intense opposition to the move -- voiced by …

Bernie Sanders' wife's land deal still under FBI probe; witness recently questioned

A federal investigation launched in 2016 into possible bank fraud by Jane Sanders, wife of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, is still underway -- with “a potential” grand jury review possible.<p>The probe could thwart Sanders’ 2020 presidential ambitions -- as well as the Vermont political plans of Jane …

Modernizing the tax code will provide a long-term boost to the American economy and to middle-class workers

After months of fits and starts, it looks like comprehensive tax reform is nearing the goal line.<p>This would be an ideal holiday present for the American people, who have had to live with an outdated, onerous and inefficient tax system for far too long.<p>Last week the Senate passed its version of the …

America needs more bomb-sniffing dogs raised in our own country to keep us safe

Recent congressional testimony reveals that the United States is relying heavily on foreign outsourcing to provide one of our most essential frontline defenses against terrorist attacks – highly specialized bomb-sniffing dogs used at airports, stadiums, political gatherings and other public …

EMT born in ambulance delivers baby en route to hospital on his birthday

For an emergency medical technician in Maryland, life has come full circle. Dan Helsel, who turned 42 on Monday, marked the occasion by helping a woman deliver a baby in the back of an ambulance, which is the same way he made his entrance into the world.<p>“My mom always said I’ve been hearing sirens …

Flu cases double last year's total, CDC says

More than 7,000 cases of influenza have been confirmed in the U.S. so far this flu season -- more than double the number this time last year, CBS News reported, citing data frm the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>Most vulnerable to serious flu complications are older adults, very young …

Can Your Tongue tell you If You're Sick?

How’s your tongue feeling today? That question might sound silly, but your tongue can actually tell you a lot about your health. Chances are that you …

Do I Have Alzheimer’s? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

It’s no secret that you’re getting older. Now that the years are adding up on you, you might be making jokes about telltale aging signs, like …

5 Ways You’re Damaging Your Hearing

What did you say? If you have any wise, aging friends or loved ones in your life, you have probably been asked to speak up once or twice. While you …

Fending Off Toxic Mold Syndrome

At one time or another in your life, you have probably been around or seen mold. Most people associate mold with the bathroom or other blatantly damp …

Birth control pills linked to small increase in risk of breast cancer, study shows

Modern birth control pills that are lower in estrogen modestly raise the risk of breast cancer, especially with long-term use, a Danish study found.<p>Researchers discovered a similar breast cancer risk with the progestin-only intrauterine device, and they could not rule out a risk for other hormonal …

Breast cancer symptoms to look out for

More than 40,000 women will be killed by breast cancer this year in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society (ACS).<p>Women face a one-in-37 chance of dying from the disease, which, according to the ACS, is the second-leading cause of cancer death in women behind lung cancer.<p>Read on to learn …

Man develops fungal infection after using woodworking blade to pop pimple

A 23-year-old construction worker used a woodworking blade to remove what he called a pimple on his lower lip, developing a rare fungal infection afterward, a recent report of the man's case revealed. The infection was likely caused by his unusual choice of tools to zap his zit, the report …

Islamic terrorists aren't the only people out to get Theresa May right now

Here’s some advice for British Prime Minister Theresa May: Islamic terrorists aren’t the only ones trying to kill you.<p>A day after British authorities confounded a plot to detonate an explosive near No. 10 Downing Street, then assassinate the PM, May could be excused for wondering if the storm …

Reps. Gaetz, Biggs: Hillary Clinton's FBI special treatment must be investigated

Hillary Clinton called Monica Lewinsky a “narcissistic loony tune.” She called Gennifer Flowers “some failed cabaret singer.” She said Republicans in Congress had organized “a vast right-wing conspiracy” against her husband, President Bill Clinton.<p>And now the former secretary of state and defeated …

How an insider trading scandal became an 'insider leak' scandal - Something's rotten in the Justice Department

The Justice Department and the FBI, which it supervises, are both under fire for a bombshell revelation.<p>In August, Peter Strzok – the FBI’s second-ranking counterintelligence agent – was ousted from the Justice Department’s special counsel probe into Russia, after exchanging anti-Trump messages …

Roy Moore is going to win his Senate race, despite Democrats’ phony claim of moral superiority

Democrats are feeling smugly morally superior right now. They should not.<p>Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., might be resigning – not because he did anything wrong, though he did. He might be leaving the Senate because it is politically convenient for him to do so.<p>Do not kid yourself. If Al Franken was all …

Alan Dershowitz: Why Trump is right in recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital

President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is a perfect response to President Obama’s benighted decision to change American policy by engineering the United Nations Security Council Resolution declaring Judaism’s holiest places in Jerusalem to be occupied territory and a …

Judge Andrew Napolitano: The general and the president

This is a tale of FBI power misused and presidential trust misplaced.<p>Last week, retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s confidant on matters pertaining to national security from June 2015 to February 2017 and his short-lived national security adviser in the White House, pleaded …

Liberals attack doughnut shop's good deed -- What in the sweet name of Santa Claus is wrong with them?

What in the sweet name of Santa Claus is wrong with liberals?<p>A popular doughnut shop in Portland, Maine, was forced to apologize to the community after it offended customers by working with the Salvation Army to provide <b>Christmas to a needy family.</b><p><b>Click here for a free subscription to Todd’s</b> …

North Korea could launch its own nuclear ‘Pearl Harbor’ attacking the US, potentially killing millions

After the Japanese attacked U.S. forces at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii exactly 76 years ago, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt famously stated: “Yesterday, December 7th, 1941 – a date which will live in infamy – the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air …

Newt Gingrich: Trump's monuments move won't harm the environment -- Ignore the naysayers

Once again, President Trump is taking a reasonable action to correct enormous overreach from previous administrations, and once again, the media and the left are going berserk.<p>The Trump administration's decision this week to reduce the size of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national …

It's Christmas but the Grinch is alive and well at this North Carolina senior living community

Christmas has always been a festive time of year for the residents of Lake Ridge Commons, a senior living community <b>in Wilmington, North Carolina.</b><p>“We had door decorating contests, wrapping paper covered doors, festive wreaths,” resident Leigh Bowser told <b>television station WECT.</b><p>But this year there …

Michael Goodwin: Trump did the right thing on Jerusalem

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL — Here’s the latest version of Fake News: President Trump ruined the mid-east peace process.<p>The assertion is a world-wide headline, but for it to have a shred of truth, there would have to be a peace process to ruin. But since there isn’t one, and hasn’t been one for years, the …

Judith Miller: Jerusalem, now and eternal

Why now? That’s the question being asked in Arab capitals, at the Vatican, at the United Nations, and even in Washington, after President Donald Trump declared that the United States would recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move the U.S. Embassy there from Tel Aviv. Calling it “long …

Democrats forced Franken out to ramp up their strategy to bring down Trump

In the comedy movie “Anchorman,” comedian Will Farrell advises his TV audience to “stay classy.” On Thursday, former “Saturday Night Live” comedian Al Franken didn’t follow that advice and resigned from the U.S. Senate in a particularly classless way.<p>Even after eight women told reporters that the …

Roger Goodell’s NFL contract is a slap in the face to all patriotic Americans

The decision by the NFL Compensation Committee on Wednesday to give Commissioner Roger Goodell a five-year contract extension that could top out at nearly $40 million a year is pure craziness. NFL owners are watching their brand implode and TV ratings for games plummet under a reckless commissioner …