The U.S. says Russia's counterterrorism campaign in Syria is actually helping the Islamic State.

Supreme Court Rules Florida Death Penalty Unconstitutional
  • Wed, January 13, 2016

The Court took issue with Florida's practice of allowing judges, not juries, to render verdicts for death-penalty-eligible defendants.

Watch the Joint Chiefs of Staff React to Obama
  • Wed, January 13, 2016

"The United States of America is the most powerful nation on Earth. Period."

Governor Nikki Haley on the Today Show
  • Wed, January 13, 2016

South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley provides more commentary the morning after her response to President Obama's State of the Union address.

Apple's Tim Cook Challenges the Government on Encryption "Backdoors" Tech
  • Wed, January 13, 2016

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has challenged the US government to adopt a policy of "no backdoors" in its approach to the encryption technology used by his company and other technology firms.

Rubio Bill Would Curb Welfare Abuses by Cuban Immigrants
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

The Republican presidential candidate and son of Cuban immigrants said too many new arrivals from Cuba abuse their special access to U.S. welfare, taking the help and going back to the Communist island.

Clinton Leverages Her Experience as Obama's Secretary of State to Challenge Sanders
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

Hillary Clinton, leveraging her foreign policy experience to portray Bernie Sanders as a one-note neophyte, riveted an audience in Ames, Iowa, Tuesday with a cinematic account of the Osama bin Laden raid, placing herself at the center of the action.

NewsBusted: Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush, Stephen Colbert
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

NewsBusted's Jodie Miller delivers the headlines with a comedic twist.

SCOTUS Hears Arguments on Union Fees, Could Side with Plaintiffs
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court could rule against mandatory fees in public unions in June. They heard oral arguments in the case Jan. 11.

Trailer: 'Greater' Highlights Inspiring Life of Late Christian College Football Player
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

"Greater," a new film from Hammond Entertainment, follows the life of college football player Brandon Burlsworth, whose Christian faith made an impression on his teammates. Tragically, he died in a car accident just days after being drafted into the NFL. Watch the trailer and stay tuned for exclusive Townhall interviews with the cast. The film comes out Jan. 29.

Joe Biden Says Bernie Sanders' Message of Income Inequality is More Authentic Than Hillary Clinton's Message
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

The Vice President says he understands why Sanders' message is resonating with voters.

Hillary Isn't Trump, but Says Yes to Tighter Borders
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

When it comes to the U.S.-Mexico border, Hillary Clinton isn't exactly Donald Trump, but she has in the past expressed an interest in building something along the border.

US and EU Sanctions in it for the Long Term
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

A U.S. State Department official said on Tuesday western sanctions on Moscow are intended to exert long-term pressure on Russia and not to push it "over the economic cliff."

Morgan Stanley Lowers U.S. 2016 Growth Forecast
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

Morgan Stanley Chief U.S. Economist Ellen Zentner weighs in on the U.S. GDP forecast and discusses Fed policy.

Who's Responsible for Closing GITMO?
  • Tue, January 12, 2016

Activists are demonstrating at White House on the 14th anniversary of offshore prison Guantanamo Bay.

Bloomberg Sparks Rumors of Third-party 2016 Presidential Run
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg secretly commissioned a poll last month to see how he might fare as a third-party 2016 candidate.

Hillary Clinton Escalates Her Attacks on Bernie Sanders
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

Hillary Clinton is escalating her attacks on Democratic primary rival Bernie Sanders, criticizing his opposition to a 2005 gun control bill and saying his health care plan will raise costs for American taxpayers and families.

Rand Paul may be Demoted to Undercard Debate
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

According to an analysis by Politico, Paul is on the verge of missing the cut to be on the mainstage on Thursday night.

New Benghazi Movie Giving Hillary Major Problems
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

The new Michael Bay movie "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi" has many plot points that go against Hillary Clinton's accounts of the attack, according to early reviews.

Illegal US-Mexico Gunrunning on the Rise
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

According to a report from a U.S. federal watchdog agency obtained by Reuters, efforts to combat illegal gunrunning from the United States to Mexico has stumbled in recent years.

Merkel Faces Backlash Over Immigration
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

The Chancellor's response to the rape crisis and the problem of incoming refugees will play a large part in shaping the debate going forward.

News Giants Call on Iran to Free American Journalist
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

The leaders of 25 newsrooms and media advocacy groups are urging the U.S. government to secure Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian's release from an Iranian prison.

What Should We Expect From President Obama's Final State of the Union?
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

On Tuesday night President Barack Obama will give his final State of the Union and the White House is saying it will be non-traditional.

Harvard Professor Laurence Tribe Say's Ted Cruz Eligibility Still 'Unsettled'
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

The legal and constitutional issues around qualification for the presidency on grounds of US citizenship are "murky and unsettled", according to the scholar cited by Donald Trump in his recent attacks on Ted Cruz.

Chipotle Sued for Allegedly Misleading Investors on Food Safety
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

The lawsuit goes on top of a nightmarish few months for the Mexican grill chain that has suffered outbreaks of foodborne illnesses.

DOJ, DHS form 'Countering Violent Extremism Task Force' to Fight Online Propaganda
  • Mon, January 11, 2016

The group will work on social media to counter ISIS and other groups.