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Krauthammer: Obama’s remarks on Malaysia airliner reflect philosophy of disinterest

Charles Krauthammer told viewers Friday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that President Obama’s first public remarks on the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine were “passive” and a part of a philosophy of disinterest.<p>“ The only way to explain the unbelievable passive …

A Brief History of GOP Calls for Obama’s Impeachment, From Benghazi to Bergdahl

Al­len West wants Pres­id­ent Obama to be im­peached over the Taliban pris­on­er swap.<p>In a blog post titled, “The case for im­peach­ment of Barack …

Bloomberg’s Surprising Harvard Commencement Address Attacks Campus Ideologues

Kudos to Ex-Mayor Mike, whose Harvard commencement address called for inclusion of more conservatives in higher education.<p>Former New York City Mayor …

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Google Just Bought a Drone Company That Facebook Passed On

Google and Face­book are tak­ing their fight for In­ter­net dom­in­a­tion from the air­waves to the air­space.<p>Google an­nounced Monday it’s buy­ing …

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Voters want Obama to do his job, even if it’s hard

**Want FOX News First in your inbox every day? Sign up here. **<p><b>Buzz Cut:<br>• Voters want Obama to do his job, even if it’s hard<br>• You’d better have a pen: ObamaCare site down for youth enrollment day<br>• Cruz brushes by McConnell primary<br>• Worst. PAC. Ever<br>• Parking space redistribution</b><p><b>VOTERS WANT OBAMA TO</b> …

Obamacare to cut work hours by equivalent of 2 million jobs: CBO

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama’s healthcare law will reduce the American workforce by the equivalent of 2 million full-time workers in 2017, the Congressional Budget Office said on Tuesday, prompting Republicans to paint the law as bad medicine for the U.S. economy.<p>U.S. President …

Congress Braves First Steps in Medicare Reform

Con­gress is get­ting ser­i­ous about changes to Medi­care, even if that means cut­ting cov­er­age to ser­vices that seni­or cit­izens have long …

'Scandal' Ripped From the Headlines: 6 Real-Life Political Scandals on the Show

From start to finish, each episode of the hit ABC television show "Scandal" is a drama-filled hour of revelations, suspense and, most importantly, …

Wall Street’s nightmare: Here’s how to really expedite the recovery

<b>(Reuters/Brendan Mcdermid)</b><p>Rebuilding happens through investment, not cuts or austerity. We pay a sales tax on clothes. Why not on trades?<p>George Goehl<p>November 7, 2013 6:56pm (UTC)<p>Apparently, the United States government has been eavesdropping on 35 world leaders. Too bad we didn’t learn what most of …

The right’s latest Obamacare lie: Scapegoating America’s seniors

<b>(Fotoluminate LLC via Shutterstock)</b><p>Obamacare foes blame the elderly for rising healthcare rates. Don’t believe them<p>Martha Albertson Fineman • Stu Marvel<p>November 7, 2013 7:45pm (UTC)<p>In recent years, demographers and economists have gravely expounded upon the implications of the coming “grey tsunami” …

Point This Magical Scanner At Your Food And It Will Count The Calories

The TellSpec could be the missing link for people watching their weight or trying to avoid certain ingredients–if its creators can manage to bring it to the market.<p>Today there are wearable trackers available for just about every move you make and step you take. Almost. If there’s a missing link, …

Alzheimer's study reveals new genes implicated in disease

Researchers have taken a major step towards understanding the causes of Alzheimer's disease with the largest study yet into the genetics of the disorder.<p>Findings from the international team suggest at least 20 genes play a role in the common late-onset form of Alzheimer's, more than double the …

Look out Google: Disconnect says its no-track search tool is taking off

Disconnect, a startup co-founded by a former Google(s goog) engineer, is fast becoming a darling of privacy advocates — and a potential headache for …

The Most Complete Guide To Beer Ever [Infographic]

It's... it's beautiful.<p>The artists at Pop Chart Lab, who've created gorgeous visualizations of everything from classic Nintendo games to bicycles, are tackling beer. A lot of beer.<p>Pop Chart has already released two beer posters, but since you can never, ever have a problem because of too much beer, …

Dogs: an uncomplicated relationship

Recently Pete Etchells posted about our complicated relationship with cats so, to balance the score, this week I'm going to tell you why our relationship with dogs seems so <i>un</i>complicated.<p>Dogs read our body language<p>Human babies understand that pointing and gaze direction are indications of what's …

Obamacare Will Increase Health Spending By $7,450 For A Typical Family of Four

<i>UPDATE: At the bottom of this post, the author responds to criticism of his argument. Over at National Review, Avik Roy says the critics are missing the point of Conover’s post.</i><p>It was one of candidate Obama’s most vivid and concrete campaign promises. Forget about high minded (some might say high …