Largest Liberian Newspaper: US Government Manufactured Ebola, AIDS VirusThe largest newspaper in Liberia published a conspiracy theory accusing the United States of intentionally engineering the Ebola and AIDS viruses in bioterrorism research labs and infecting Africans with the virus through vaccinations.
IRS Scammers Stealing Millions Through Phone Calls Demanding Back TaxesAggressive calls from scammers claiming to be from the IRS have conned more than $5 million from U.S. taxpayers as the victims are told they owe thousands of dollars in back taxes and are threatened with repossession and jail time.
Poll: Twice As Many Americans Blame Hamas For Gaza Violence Than IsraelAmid calls for a cease-fire in in the Gaza Strip, more than twice as many Americans say that Hamas (40 percent) is responsible for the current violence in comparison to just 19 percent who blame Israel.
Schumer: Scared Republicans Can Pass Immigration Reform, Tea Party Has 'Peaked'At a Democratic leaders press conference on Thursday, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said that House Republicans are too “afraid of the Tea Party” to pass immigration reform, adding that the reality is that the Tea Party’s power has already “peaked.”
Dems Announce Bill For Legal Representation Of Illegal Immigrant ChildrenA group of Democratic congressmen announced a bill on Monday that would give legal representation to unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S. border illegally.
Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We Baptize Terrorists' Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin did not mince her words in verbal attacks against “leftist liberals” and other gun control advocates, suggesting several parallels between colonial American patriots and those in attendance at this weekend’s National Rifle Association convention.
Counterterrorism Chief: Parents Should Watch For 'Sudden Personality Changes' In ChildrenDelivering a speech at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government on Tuesday, White House Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Adviser Lisa Monaco said that local communities have to be aware of terrorist threats where the government cannot, noting that parents should watch for “sudden personality changes in their children at home.”
Poll: Worldwide Majority Say Belief In God Essential To MoralityA clear majority of people in countries across the globe say it is necessary to believe in God to be moral and have good values – a viewpoint far more common in poor countries than in wealthier nations
Poll: 70 Percent Of US Millennials Say Religious Groups 'Alienating' YouthNearly one-third of Millennials who have left their childhood religion cited anti-gay teachings as a major factor, with 70 percent of young Americans agreeing that religious groups are alienating their generation.
Will Ferrell Blasted With Negative Comments For Facebook Health Care PitchComedian and actor Will Ferrell took to Facebook to encourage people to GgetCovered with healthcare through the Affordable Care Act -- but thousands of Facebook users encouraged Ferrell to keep his political opinion to himself.
Coalition Of Black Pastors Call For Holder Impeachment Over Same-Sex MarriageA coalition of African-American civil rights leaders and pastors announced a campaign to gather 1 million signatures to impeach Attorney General Eric Holder attempting to undermine states’ authority in attempt to “coerce states to fall in line with same-sex marriage.”
GOP's Rand Paul Raises Presidential Profile, Says He Is 'Considering' 2016 RunSen. Rand Paul says he's only "considering" running for president. But he's doing much more than mull it over.
Violent Parallels Between Shooting And Batman LoreIn "The Dark Knight Rises," a masked villain leads a murderous crew into a packed football stadium and wages an attack involving guns and explosives. It's just one of the more haunting scenes in what was one of the most anticipated movies of the summer, if not the year.
Study: Toddlers Who Watch Too Much TV Have Wider WaistlinesToddlers who watch too much television will also widen their waistlines, according to a University of Montreal study published this week.