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The Real Threat From Korea

"A shooting war between North and South Korea is a real possibility, even if a North Korean nuclear strike on the US is not."<p>WASHINGTON — North Korea's intensified threats of war on the United States have been publicly greeted in the United States as, alternately, a kind of a joke and a mortal …

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LaPierre rips new Conn. gun laws

NRA Vice President Wayne LaPierre on Thursday ridiculed Connecticut’s new gun control laws, saying that they will do nothing to reduce violence.<p>“I think the problem with what Connecticut did, is the criminals, the drug dealers, the people that are going to do horror and terror, they aren’t going to …

The $32,400 brunch

President Obama kicked off his DNC fundraising in California Thursday with a $32,400-per-head brunch at the Atherton home of investment guru Mark W. Heising and his wife, Liz Simons.<p>"Obama described it, with some understatement, as a 'spectacular home,'" the pool reporter writes. "It’s on a hilltop …

Head Start Families Left With No Good Options Due To Sequestration

WASHINGTON -- The ripple effects of sequestration are taking hold. And among the first and most affected are hundreds of lower-income parents forced to game out major life adjustments to accommodate cuts to Head Start.<p>Across the country, administrators of Head Start -- the federal preschool …

Dianne Feinstein: Congress May Take Action On Video Game Violence

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said Wednesday that Congress may be forced to take action to limit video game violence.<p>Speaking to an audience of around 500 in San Francisco, Feinstein, who led the charge in the Senate on an assault weapons ban, said the video game industry should take voluntary …

Kim Jong Un's Day In 100 Seconds

If you were looking for calm reassurance over the standoff with North Korea today, cable news wasn’t your friend.<p>Full-size version.

W.H. urges North Korea to choose peace

As North Korea reportedly readied missiles for launch, the White House renewed its call to leader Kim Jong Un to choose the path of peace.<p>"We continue to urge the North Korean leadership to heed President Obama's call to choose the path of peace and come into compliance with its international …

The Growing Campaign to Revoke Obama's Nobel Peace Prize

The Nobel Peace Prize that President Obama received 40 months ago has emerged as the most appalling Orwellian award of this century. No, war is not peace.<p>George Carlin used to riff about oxymorons like "jumbo shrimp," "genuine imitation," "political science" and "military intelligence." But humor …

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Researchers testing nuclear fusion technology that could power NASA's rockets

NASA-funded researchers at the University of Washington will test a unique approach to nuclear fusion this summer, in the hopes that the technology will replace rocket fuel and power spacecraft that are faster and less expensive to operate. The research team has already confirmed that discrete …

Road rage incident involving marine caught on video by victims

An exceptionally violent example of road rage is making the web buzz today, as this footage of an unnamed Marine attacking a car is making the rounds. We should say, right from get go, that the only source of information about what's happening in the video clip seems to be the description attached …

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