White House Backs Planned Parenthood in Face of Horror Videos
The White House called a string of videos depicting the process of tissue and organ harvesting from aborted fetuses the work of 'extremists' today and charged that there's no evidence that Planned Parenthood has broken any laws
18 House Republicans Pledge to Shut Down Government if Planned Parenthood Not De-Funded
The Senate will vote early Monday evening on a new bill has been introduced that will totally de-fund the Planned Parenthood abortion business
Trump Towers In Fresh Poll
The latest numbers from the Reuters/Ipsos five-day tracking poll has boastful billionaire as the presidential choice of almost 30 percent of Republicans surveyed—a stratospheric mark given the fragmented presidential fiel
U.S. Intel Preparing For Massive Breach of Classified Data in Hillary Clinton Emails
The U.S. intelligence community is bracing for the possibility that former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s private email account contains hundreds of revelations of classified information from spy agencies and is taking steps to contain any damage to national security
Planned Parenthood Changes Story On Website 'Hack'
Planned Parenthood proclaimed on Thursday that its websites were "not available because of an extremist attack," but seemed to change its story throughout the day after many people pointed to inconsistencies about the alleged hack.
Jeb Bush Was Director of Philanthropy That Gave Tens of Millions To Planned Parenthood
Until the eve of his presidential campaign, Jeb Bush was director of a philanthropy that gave tens of millions of dollars to Planned Parenthood and financed its advocacy of "unrestricted access to abortion" around the world
University Removes ‘Bias-Free Language Guide’ From Website
The University of New Hampshire has removed from its website a “bias-free language guide” that warned against using the word “American” because it fails to recognize South America.
Jeb : Obama ‘Speaking the Truth’ on Racial Injustice
Friday in Fort Lauderdale, FL at the National Urban League Conference, Republican presidential candidate former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) said President Barack Obama is “speaking the truth” on racial injustice
Zimbabwe to U.S.: Extradite Dentist Over Killing of Cecil The Lion
As outrage grows over the killing of Cecil the lion, Zimbabwe has called on the United States to extradite the American dentist who shot the prized big cat. Zimbabwe has started extradition proceedings and hopes the United States will cooperate
L.A. City Council Bans Large-Capacity Ammunition Magazines
Defying sharp warnings from gun rights groups, Los Angeles thrust itself into the national debate over gun control Tuesday, as city lawmakers voted unanimously to ban the possession of firearm magazines that hold more than 10 rounds
Los Angeles Times
Poll: No, Mr. President, You Would Not Win a Third Term
Rasmussen Reports on Friday released a poll showing that just one third of likely U.S voters would keep President Obama in office if he ran again. Even among Democrats, only 57 percent would vote for him a third time
The Fruits of Liberalism
Baltimore Killings Soar To A Level Unseen In 43 Years
Baltimore reached a grim milestone on Friday, three months after riots erupted in response to the death of Freddie Gray in police custody: With 43 homicides in July, the city has seen more bloodshed in a single month than it has in 43 years
Feds Investigating Killing Of Cecil The Lion
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that the agency is investigating the killing of Cecil the Lion, saying it will “go where facts lead.”
Qualcomm Lays Off 4,500 Workers While Demanding More H-1bs
Another tech giant that says it must import foreign workers because there aren’t enough skilled American workers in the industry is laying off thousands of workers
Humans 'Evolving' New Way of Walking To Keep Using Devices
A ‘protective shuffle’ has apparently evolved to protect phone users from banging into other people or objects in their environment.
Donald Trump: I Promise To Be Nice At The GOP Debate
Donald Trump has made a name for himself on the campaign trail for sharp invective and brash hyperbole. But when he takes the debate stage next week, he has promised to play nice with his fellow Republican 2016 presidential candidates
Indian Restaurant Fined For Trying To Hire Indian Waiter
An Indian waiter in an Indian restaurant — imagine that! City bureaucrats slapped a $5,000 fine on a Midtown Indian restaurant for trying to hire a server who is Indian, according to official document
New York Post
Federal Court Blocks Logging In Largest National Forest
A federal appeals court has locked down America's largest national forest from logging, in a tight decision that reverses a Bush-era bid to open up the Alaska land and has state officials fuming.
Only 3 New U.S. Banks Opened Since 2010
The U.S. excels at startups, but here's something America isn't starting up these days: banks. Only three new banks have opened in the United States since 2010. Before the financial crisis, over 100 banks set up shop each year, on average
One In Three Young Adults Live With Parents
One in three young adults is still living at home with their parents, despite years of economic recovery which have seen more of them bag jobs and bigger pay packets.
Windows 10 Gets 14 Million Installations On First Day
Some 14 million people installed the Windows 10 operating system in the first 24 hours following its release, Microsoft said, calling the response "overwhelmingly positive."
Greenspan Sounds Alarm On Government Spending
While markets hone in on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy hints, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan sees a bigger economic irritant—government spending.
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll: 0bama Job Approval @ 46%
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows that 46% of Likely Voters at least somewhat approve of Obama's job performance. 52% disapprove
Average US Vehicle Age Hits Record 11.5 Years
In the age of Apple’s CarPlay, a lot of cars on the road still have tape decks. The average vehicle in the U.S. is now a record 11.5 years old, according to consulting firm IHS Automotive, a sign of the increased reliability of today’s vehicles
Our Tax Dollars
Feds Spend $2.6 Million on Weight Loss Program for Long Haul Truckers
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has spent more than $2.6 million giving truckers weight tips, including motivational phone calls while they drive.
Japan Unveils 'Death Star' Laser Weapon
The power of the 'Death Star'-like beam is equivalent to 1,000 times the world's total electricity consumption, the scientists claim.
Kenya Names Its Babies 'Air Force One Obama'
A batch of Kenyan newborn babies will be called 'Air Force One Obama' in honour of US President Barack Obama's visit to the country -- with some mothers evidently hoping their offspring will be future high-flyers
Rise of the Machines
China Sets Up First Unmanned Factory
A Chinese firm specialising in precision technology has set up the first unmanned factory at Dongguan city where all the processes are operated by robots
The Business Standard
Study: Climbing A Tree Significantly Improves Memory
Dynamic activities like climbing a tree could be a simple way to improveyour working memory, new research suggests.
Snail as Big as a Tennis Shoe Running Amok in Florida
Florida plant detectives are on the trail of a slippery foe, an invasive African land snail that is wily, potentially infectious, and can grow as big as a tennis shoe