“Sarah Palin has launched her own online digital TV channel. The New York Times say they look forward to not watching it so they can give it a bad review. And speaking of the New York Times, they just endorsed the legalization of marijuana. But we think they just need more Americans stoned in order to take Paul Krugman seriously.”
The Israeli military says it has resumed its attacks on the Gaza Strip, ending a self-declared, seven-hour cease-fire. With Hamas rocket fire tapering off, and Israel's ground operation in Gaza winding down, the fighting appears to be easing.
The US and Iran face a common enemy in the Islamic States as it takes over more territory in Iraq and Syria. However, don't confuse a shared enemy as hope for a new alliance with a decades-old enemy. AEI's Matthew McInnis explains how any diplomatic relationship between the US and Iran will always be compromised by the ideology of the Iranian Revolution.
American Crossroads and Crossroads GPS are the groups founded by ex- George W. Bush aide Karl Rove. They're central to the Republican party's goals for the midterm elections. Bloomberg's Phil Mattingly got an exclusive, inside look at their operation. (Source: Bloomberg)
Democratic members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus slammed House Republicans Friday for changes they made to border security legislation after GOP leaders were forced to abandon a vote Thursday in the face of tea party opposition.
One unidentified senator just wanted catch his flight home on Thursday night as the Senate worked through a series of procedural motions and votes. Caught on a clerk's microphone, he tells the clerk it is time for "summer vacation." "We have a plane home ... [at] 9:30," the senator says. "Bags are packed, ready to go ... leaving on a jet plane."
Even after a century the effects of World War I still directly shape the world today. AEI's David Adesnik examines how civil war in Ukraine, violence in the Middle East, and America's role in the world can all be traced back to the the Great War.
Natalie Tennant, a Democrat and Senate candidate from West Virginia, stands up for coal jobs.
The July unemployment rate is up .1% from June. What does this mean for the broader U.S. economy?
The U.S. and Europe moved beyond months of warning shots and plunged into a new phase in their economic and diplomatic standoff with Russia, taking aim directly at the Russian economy.
A panel, including Charles Krauthammer, discusses the Obama administration's involvement in the Israel and Palestine conflict, and why Krauthammer believes John Kerry made it worse by going to Israel and proposing a cease-fire that the Israeli cabinet voted unanimously against.
ABC Chief White House Correspondent Jon Karl asks Press Secretary Josh Earnest if the W.H. coordinated with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee on impeachment. Since the W.H. announced their concern with the possibility of impeachment, there has been an extremely successful fundraising drive.
A monitoring groups said on Friday that Islamic State, the al Qaeda splinter group which has seized parts of Syria and Iraq, has told activists in Syria's Deir al-Zor province they must swear allegiance to it and submit to censorship.
The CDC issued its first high-level travel warning in more than a decade following a deadly outbreak of the ebola virus in three African nations. Meanwhile, American aid workers are being flown in to help stop the spread.
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