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Dems escalate war of words on deficit, unemployment

The Senate remains embroiled in a debate over extending jobless benefits as…

Obama heralds nuke talk

President Obama used the final hours of his Nuclear Security Summit to…

Feds say Border Patrol vehicles being 'cloned' by Mexican smugglers

Federal agents along the Texas border were warned by the Department of…

Supreme Court nomination fight will be played for political points

They may lose the battle over President Obama's next Supreme Court nominee,…

Tim Kaine, local Dems raise money for controversial mosque

Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center in Falls Church is holding its annual fundraising…

Expecting a cushy government pension? Good luck!

Here’s a bombshell from the U.S. Census Bureau: State and local government…

Gitmo recidivism rate over 20 percent

Following news that former Guantanamo detainee Abdul Hafiz has returned to the…

Virginia’s ‘Tax Me More Fund’ is a big flop

When Virginia Delegate Kirkland Cox, R-Colonial Heights, set up the “Tax Me…

Heritage launches ad campaign to save D.C. scholarships

The Heritage Foundation is launching a four-week Metro advertising campaign to save…

Pakistani commander warns against negotiations with Taliban

American military and political leaders have said they are willing to join…

Two of top five Jackpot Justice venues are in Illinois

A just-released Harris Interactive survey of 1,482 top corporate lawyers and business…

Big win for transparency

A federal appeals court has ordered the secretive Federal Reserve Board to…

Is this Obama’s Abramoff?

Iranian-born Hassan Nemazee - one of Barack Obama’s top campaign contribution “bundlers”…

D.C.'s HIV rate climbs to 3.2 percent

More than 3 percent of District residents have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS,…

Egyptian fighters aid Taliban in Pakistan

Peshawar, Pakistan - Egyptian fighters are increasingly aiding Islamic extremists in the…

Montgomery transgender aide sues county for $5 million

Trachtenberg adviser helped craft anti-discrimination bill A transgender aide to a Montgomery…

Not so good vibrations

The Federal Aviation Administration has issued an emergency Airworthiness Directive ordering airlines…

Pushback time: Idaho threatens to sue feds over insurance mandates

Idaho became the first state in the nation to reject Obamacare’s proposed…

Democrats on the defensive about 'no vote' plan to pass health bill

Lacking the votes to pass an unpopular $1 trillion health care bill,…

Health care stink bomb: $473 billion tax hike

  Here’s one reason the House wants to “pass” the original Senate…