David Albert Farmer

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Mike Huckabee Could Be President—If Only He Wanted It

Mike Huckabee had asked me to send him my picture. He’d be sans entourage for our meeting at a Starbucks near Fox News’s midtown Manhattan …

Government

Gas Leak Likely to Blame for Deadly New York City Explosion

U.S. News<p>British woman survives cruise ship fall: 'I was in the water for ten hours'<p>00:48<p>Is Trump’s team living in their reality of ‘alternative facts’?<p>08:59<p>Karine Jean-Pierre: Kavanaugh nomination puts everything on the line<p>11:51<p>Eric Boehlert: We've never seen a president go after press like …

Meet the Press

Monsignor Nunzio Scarano accused of money laundering through Vatican Bank

Glenn Beck Is Sorry He Helped Tear 'Fragile' America Apart

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Conservative talk show host Glenn Beck, now an older and wiser and richer man, told Fox News' Megyn …

Citizens United: 4 Years Later

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Boy Struck in School Shooting Released From Hospital

A teenage boy who was struck during a shooting at a Philadelphia high school was released from the hospital on Sunday.<p>The 17-year-old boy along with …

High School

Nun from El Salvador who gave birth to baby Francesco: 'He is a gift from God'

Sister Roxana Rodriguez, who gave birth to a baby boy and named him after the Pope, said she feels more like a mother than a nun<p>A nun from <b>El Salvador</b> who gave birth to a baby boy in <b>Italy</b>has described him as "a gift of god" and pledged to take care of him as she faces expulsion from the …

Vladimir Putin: gay people at Winter Olympics must 'leave children alone'

Vladimir Putin has said that gay people will be not be subjected to harassment at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, as long as they stay away from children.<p>Putin is currently in Sochi reviewing preparations for the Games, which begin in three weeks. During a meeting with some of the thousands of …

Gates book blasts ‘incompetent’ Congress; accuses Reid, others of seeking favors

Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates' scathing assessment of President Obama's handling of the Afghanistan war pales in comparison to what he thinks about Congress.<p>In Gates' memoir, "Duty," which hit the bookstores on Tuesday, the former Pentagon boss puts his poison pen to the work of skewering …

CONFIRMED: The DEA Struck A Deal With Mexico's Most Notorious Drug Cartel

"El Vicentillo" being presented to the media in Mexico City on March 19, 2009. REUTERS/Daniel Aguilar An investigation by El Universal found that between the years 2000 and 2012, the U.S. government had an arrangement with Mexico's Sinaloa drug cartel that allowed the organization to smuggle …

Mexico

Is This the Beginning of the End for Chris Christie?

Bridgegate has escalated into a genuine scandal for the New Jersey governor, who looks thuggish, corrupt, and utterly unsuited for national …

10 offensively terrible dating tips from the religious right

<b>Pat Robertson</b><p>Who’d have thought Pat Robertson’s ideas about sex and relationships are totally backward. Oh right, everyone<p>Katie Halper<p>January 6, 2014 11:59pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>We may have survived yet another war on Christmas. But we must remain vigilant. For the …

With Benefits Cut, Unemployed Take Stock Of Dwindling Options

In November, 222,000 Californians opened their mailboxes to find a warning: Unemployment benefits were scheduled to end in December.<p>While Congress was inching closer to passing a budget, Emergency Unemployment Compensation was not part of the deal. That's the long-term jobless benefits: extra …

Steven Seagal may run for Arizona governor

Star of Hard to Kill and Under Siege, 61, reveals he is considering going for political office<p>Action-movie star Steven Seagal says he is considering a run for Arizona governor. The actor, star of martial arts and action films including Marked for Death, Hard to Kill and Under Siege, told KNXV-TV …

Here's One Chart That Sums Up Obama's Brutal Year In Office

Gallup has a retrospective look Friday at President Barack Obama's approval ratings through 2013 — and the picture is not pretty.<p>From controversies involving the IRS and National Security Agency early in the year to hiccups later in the year with his signature legislative achievement, the …

Affordable Care Act

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