Greta Van Susteren Slams Media’s ‘Bad Questions’ For Obama

Is hell about to freeze over?  A Fox News commentator defending our President? The Huffington Post Greta van Susteren said on Sunday that President Barack Obama’s end-of-the-year press conference Friday provided further evidence of why his approval ratings have dropped so low and how the media are not helping. Appearing on ABC’s “This Week With George Stephanopoulos,”… More Greta Van Susteren Slams Media’s ‘Bad Questions’ For Obama

10 things you need to know today: November 23, 2013

The Week The nation mourns JFK, the world moves closer to a deal on Iran’s nuclear program, and more 1. America honors JFK Thousands gathered in Dallas, the site of John F. Kennedy’s assassination, to pay tribute to the former president on Friday. The ceremony, honoring the 50th anniversary of the president’s death, featured historian… More 10 things you need to know today: November 23, 2013

Homeowner Who Shot Girl Seeking Help At His Door Charged With Murder

Think Progress A Detroit-area homeowner who shot in the face a 19-year-old girl at his door will be charged with murder, Wayne County prosecutors announced Thursday. The charges include murder in the second degree, which carries a term of up to life in prison; a manslaughter charge with a maximum term of 15 years in… More Homeowner Who Shot Girl Seeking Help At His Door Charged With Murder

10 things you need to know today: November 9, 2013

The Week 1. U.S. economy shows healthy job growth despite government shutdown Employers added 204,000 jobs in October, beating expectations from analysts, who had predicted a gain of around 120,000. The unemployment rate jumped from 7.2 percent to 7.3 percent, mostly due to federal employees who were forced to miss 16 days of work because… More 10 things you need to know today: November 9, 2013

10 things you need to know today: November 8, 2013

The Week The strongest storm of the year hits the Philippines, Twitter shares soar in their debut, and more 1. Historic typhoon slams into the Philippines Super Typhoon Haiyan, the most powerful storm of 2013, struck the central Philippines early Friday, killing at least four people. More than 700,000 people evacuated their homes. Weather stations put its… More 10 things you need to know today: November 8, 2013

10 things you need to know today: October 26, 2013

The Week 1. White House sets November deadline for ObamaCare fixes The Obama administration on Friday announced it would have the health care exchange website fully functional for the “vast majority” of users by the end of November. The massive structural flaws with the site, Healthcare.gov, have been an embarrassment for the White House, sparking… More 10 things you need to know today: October 26, 2013

10 things you need to know today: October 19, 2013

The Week President Obama nominates a new Homeland Security chief, a court rules for gay marriage in New Jersey, and more 1. President Obama nominates new Homeland Security chief The White House officially nominated Jeh C. Johnson, the Pentagon’s former top lawyer, to replace Janet Napolitano as the head of the Department of Homeland Security.… More 10 things you need to know today: October 19, 2013

College student calls Ted Cruz out for lying about him in anti-Obamacare speech

The Raw Story A Rutgers University student who found himself being cited by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) as a cautionary tale told MSNBC host Ed Schultz on Friday that Cruz distorted his story for the purposes of arguing against the Affordable Care Act. “It’s kind of shameful for him to act as if he is… More College student calls Ted Cruz out for lying about him in anti-Obamacare speech

10 things you need to know today: September 14, 2013

  The Week The U.S. and Russia reach a deal on Syria’s chemical weapons, Colorado floods rage on, and more 1. U.S., Russia reach deal on Syria’s chemical weapons U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov announced Saturday that they had reached an agreement on Syria turning its chemical weapons… More 10 things you need to know today: September 14, 2013

10 things you need to know today: September 13, 2013

The Week Syria signs a treaty banning chemical weapons, Twitter files for its IPO, and more 1. Talks continue as Syria agrees to observe a global treaty banning chemical arms Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, appeared upbeat early Friday as they began their second day of talks on taking control… More 10 things you need to know today: September 13, 2013