Monica Barnes

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The Tsunami's Wake

It was just after 10:30 a.m. when Noppasri Jailak received a panicked phone call from a neighbor about water surging through their street. The …

The Farm Bill, And Chuck Schumer's Big Immigration Insight

Now that the Senate’s immigration bill is on a glide path to passage, I want to take a minute to draw out the connection I drew between House …

Marco Rubio's Big Problem: Explaining His Immigration Shift

Sen. Marco Rubio has a problem. He has transformed from conservative hero to suspect in the eyes of many on the political right because he now supports "a path to citizenship" for people unlawfully in the U.S. after forcefully opposing it in 2010 when he was running for U.S. Senate.<p>The senator from …

Male Fox News guest to female Democratic consultant: “Know your role and shut your mouth”

Bill Cunningham also asked Tamara Holder, “Are you going to cry?”<p>A finger-pointing political argument on Fox News Channel boiled over when a male conservative talk show host shouted at a woman to "know your role and shut your mouth."<p>The man, Bill Cunningham, later asked Fox contributor Tamara …

Former U.S. Army medic indicted for fighting in Syria

A former Army medic from Arizona was indicted Thursday for fighting in Syria in coordination with the Al-Nusra front, an Al-Qaeda-affiliated group working to overthrow Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad's regime.<p>The indictment handed up in U.S. District Court in Alexandria, Va. charges Eric Harroun, …