On the eve of a major address by President Barack Obama on his counterterrorism policy, the Obama administration revealed Wednesday that drone strikes since 2009 had killed four Americans overseas – one of whom, Anwar al-Aulaqi, was targeted in Yemen because he’d planned and was planning terrorist attacks on the United States – principally the […]
The GOP’s newest opposition-research group has found its first target: Terry McAuliffe. America Rising PAC, a group devoted to researching Democratic candidates, will look to make its mark on the 2013 and 2014 election cycles, supplying the Republican Party’s answer to the Democratic research-only super PAC, American Bridge.
(Photo: KMOV-TV) Larry Conners, the St. Louis reporter who alleged the IRS may have unfairly targeted him after his tough interview with President Barack Obama, has been fired, KMOV-TV announced Wednesday. “We regret to announce that Larry Conners is no longer a KMOV news reporter. Larry was a valued member of KMOV for a long […]
(Photo: Cincinnati.com) A family living in Villa Hills, a city near Cincinnati, has an enviable backyard. There are places to sit, beer on tap, and a small refrigerator stocked with drinks during the summer. For years, Dee and Leo Samad have happily hosted friends and neighbors for dinner and beverages. But there always seemed to […]
(CNN) CNN’s Jake Tapper on Wednesday came to the defense of Fox News reporter James Rosen, urging President Barack Obama’s loyal supporters to consider the precedent the administration’s actions set for the future when perhaps “it’s not your guy in the White House.” As previously reported by TheBlaze, the U.S. Justice Department labeled Rosen a […]
The U.S. House of Representatives, for the second time since the Internal Revenue Service scandal first broke, held a hearing on the agency’s targeting of conservative groups. But unlike yesterday’s Senate hearing on the same topic, Wednesday’s House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing was packed with explosive and enlightening exchanges between U.S. lawmakers and […]
(Photo: Shutterstock/Angel Simon) The European Union (EU) recently announced that beginning on January 1 of 2014, eateries will be banned from serving olive oil in dipping bowls or even having re-usable bottles of the delectable good at the table. From that point on, olive oil can only be served in “pre-sealed, non-refillable bottles that must […]