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Colombian port city terrorised by criminal gangs

<b>Standing by Colombia's Pacific shoreline a woman who prefers to remain nameless tells me about the horror that her hometown is experiencing.</b><p>After she has made sure no-one can overhear us, she tells me about the realities of living in Buenaventura, Colombia's biggest Pacific port.<p>"Nowadays you …

Latin America

Sounding the Alarm on Job Corps' Woes

For Anand Vimalassery, watching Job Corps’ finances spiral out of control has been more than frustrating. After all, he spent the better part of a …

High School

An insider account of the creation of the Benghazi talking points

This may be the most extensive effort by an Obama administration official to account for the process behind the Benghazi talking points — and the internal email traffic about it — that we’ve seen yet.<p>It comes from Tommy Vietor, who recently stepped down as the spokesman for the National Security …

Josh Holmes on Twitter: "How many people woke up to this headline laying outside their hotel door? http://t.co/0IDr8GkJNp"

CBS Anchor Scolds: ‘We’re Getting the Big Stories Wrong Over and Over Again’

Getty Images<p>CBS News anchor Scott Pelley on Friday scolded the news media for what he said has been “a bad few months for journalism.”<p>“Our house is on fire,” Pelley told an audience at Quinnipiac University in Connecticut. “These have been a bad few months for journalism. We’re getting the big …

'The IRS: First they Came for the Tea Partiers, Then They Came for the Jews' | Ed Driscoll

The magic number

IS IT unreasonable for California’s state prisons to operate at 137.5% of their capacity? Yes, suggests Jerry Brown; unreasonably restrictive. Last …

Marin County

Will The New York Times Apologize for Applauding IRS Harassment of Tea Partiers?

As Scott Shackford and Mike Riggs have both noted, the Internal Revenue Service officially apologized today for singling out Tea Party and “patriot” …

The Cleveland Horror and a Week of Violence Against Women

<i>A missing person poster for Amanda Berry, one of the three kidnapped women found alive in Cleveland. (Reuters/John Gress.)</i><p>In just the last few days, …

Carney on Benghazi edits: Need I remind you that a certain Mr. Mitt Romney tried to make political hay of the attack?

Via NRO, here’s what the White House has been reduced to in order to downplay a scoop that even some liberal mags are now grudgingly admitting isn’t …

Praying for Immigration Legislation | Capitol Lens

Cecilia Dolan of San Bernardino, Calif., joins in prayer with other supporters of an immigration rewrite before the start of the Senate Judiciary …

Senate Judiciary Committee

IRS's Tea Party Scrutiny Adds To Conservatives' Case Against Obama

Benghazi move over, make room for IRS-gate.<p>As if the Obama administration's conservative critics didn't have enough fodder with last year's attacks on a U.S. Consulate that killed four Americans, now comes Friday's startling revelation that Internal Revenue Service workers between 2010 and 2012 …

U.S.: Russia Withheld Intel on Boston Bomb Suspect

By<p>Siobhan Gorman and<p>Evan Perez in Washington and<p>Evan Perez<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@EvanPerez<p>Evan.Perez@wsj.com<p>Alan Cullison in Makhachkala, Russia<p>Russia withheld a crucial piece of information from the U.S. before the Boston bombings, U.S. officials say, bolstering a concern that distrust …

Boston Marathon Bombing

Oregon Allows 15-Year-Olds to Get Sex Change Operations without Parental Consent

July 10, 2015 by Rebecca Hamilton<p>This story of politically correct excess speaks for itself.<p>Oregon is now allowing children as young as 15 to undergo …