Oregon Gay Marriage Ban Goes to Court
  • Thu, April 24, 2014

Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples urged a federal judge to strike down Oregon's voter approved ban on same sex marriage. State attorneys are not defending the law.

Obama Reassures Japan on China
  • Thu, April 24, 2014

Opening a four-nation Asian tour, President Obama is reassuring Japan of U.S. backing should China follow Russia's Ukraine example and try to seize disputed islands in the East China Sea.

AEI: Should Americans Buy E-Cigarettes?
  • Thu, April 24, 2014

American Enterprise Institute scholar Sally Satel says e-cigarettes benefit individuals and the United States.

WSJ: Weekly Jobless Claims Jump
  • Thu, April 24, 2014

Jobless claims are the Achilles' heel of the economy, according to Sital Patel of the Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch. First-time jobless claims jumped to 329,000 this week, 24,000 thousand more than expected.

FDA Looking At E-Cig Regulations
  • Thu, April 24, 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration wants to begin regulating tobacco products such as e-cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco and nicotine gels. In 2009, Congress gave the FDA authority to regulate tobacco, however products such as e-cigarettes were not included.

U.S. Paratroopers in Poland, Amid Ukraine Crisis
  • Wed, April 23, 2014

US army paratroopers arrive in Poland beginning a series of military exercises in four countries across Eastern Europe to bolster allies in the wake of Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula last month.

Gov. Christie: No Amount of Tax Review is Worth Legalizing Marijuana
  • Wed, April 23, 2014

People enamored with idea that pot will bring in additional tax revenue should just look at the quality of living in Colorado, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) said on 'Ask the Governor' Monday: "See if you want to live in a major city in Colorado where there's head shops popping up on every corner and people flying into your airport just to come and get high. To me, it's just not the quality of life that we want to have here in the state of New Jersey, and there's no tax revenue that's worth that."

Is Russia Preparing for War?
  • Wed, April 23, 2014

Russia vowed to defend its citizens in neighboring Ukraine after the government in Kiev said it’s resuming operations to oust militants from eastern cities, Bloomberg reports.

Supreme Court Upholds Michigan's Affirmative Action Ban
  • Wed, April 23, 2014

In a 6-2 ruling Tuesday the Supreme Court upheld Michigan's decision to ban affirmative action at public universities. California, Washington, Florida, Michigan, Nebraska, Arizona, New Hampshire, and Oklahoma have all put a halt to affirmative action.

SCOTUS Hears Tv-over-Internet Case
  • Wed, April 23, 2014

Lawyers representing major U.S. broadcasters and Internet TV company Aereo were optimistic about their oral arguments in a case that could have broad effects on the future of broadcast television.

Republicans Have More Twitter Followers than Democrats
  • Wed, April 23, 2014

Republican House members have an average of 6,872 followers on Twitter while Democrat members average only 6,015. Townhall's Katie Pavlich discussed this social media win Tuesday on Fox News.

'Bogus Academic Studies' Heavily Funded to Scare People Away from Guns
  • Wed, April 23, 2014

"People like Michael Bloomberg, George Soros, and Barack Obama are just not engaged directly in the political debate," according to 'More Guns, Less Crime' author John Lott, "They're funding hundreds of millions of dollars to go and try to put out, what I regard as, bogus academic studies to scare people from not owning guns in the home."

NewsBusted: Obama will Decide on the Keystone Pipeline When the Cubs Win the World Series
  • Tue, April 22, 2014

Conservative comedian Jodi Miller discusses the White House Easter Egg Roll, Chelsea Clinton, 'Game of Thrones,' Jay Carney, the Keystone Pipeline, and more.

Holder Talks Clemency: Less Jail Time for Drug Offenders
  • Tue, April 22, 2014

The Department of Justice is preparing to expand clemency criteria for drug offenders.

Supreme Court Allows States to Ban Affirmative Action at Universities
  • Tue, April 22, 2014

On Tuesday the Supreme Court voted 6-2 to keep the right of states to ban affirmative action in university admissions. This will allow other states across the country to ban the practice.

Bob Dole Criticizes Ted Cruz; Says He's on the "Extreme Right Wing"
  • Tue, April 22, 2014

Bob Beckel and Rich Lowry discuss Bob Dole's comments on Ted Cruz and potential 2016 Republican candidates.