White House spokesman Jay Carney clashes with reporters over press access to the Obama administration.
Secretary of State John Kerry's success in Iran outshines the performance of his predecessor: Hillary Clinton.
Jang Song Thaek, uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was executed Thursday immediately after being declared guilty of treason by a military tribunal. "Despicable human scum Jang, who was worse than a dog, perpetrated thrice-cursed acts of treachery in betrayal of such profound trust and warmest paternal love shown by the party and the leader for him,” according the state-dictated Korean Central News Agency.
Six-year-old hunter was suspended for sexual harassment after kissing a classmate's hand. “I did something wrong," the boy said, "They sent me to the office." The boy's mother said the The other children saw it and went to the music teacher. That was the day I had the meeting with the principal, where she first said sexual harassment. This is taking it to an extreme that doesn’t need to be met with a 6 year old. Now my son is asking questions; what is sex mommy? It should not ever be said, sex, in a sentence with a 6 year old.” Read more at http://conservativevideos.com/2013/12/6-year-old-boy-suspended-sexual-harassment-kissing-classmates-hand/#EEheyKQX61VJMdzL.99
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said the the budget agreement takes giant steps in the right direction. He bashed groups such as the Tea Partiers for misleading their followers and "pushing our members in places they don't want to be."
House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) helped frame a bipartisan budget deal that is expected to reach a vote in the House Thursday. The chamber will adjourn Friday until after the holidays. The Senate is expected to review the deal next week.
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) told Bloomberg she has no intention of running for United States President in 2016. Barack Obama also claimed he would never run while still serving as a State Senator in 2006. However, Warren assured she would, under no circumstance, change her mind.
The interpreter at the memorial service held for Nelson Mandela was doing anything but sign language. After his hand gestures were denounced as fake, the man claimed he had hallucinations during the event. "What happened that day, I see angels come to the stadium," the man told the Associated Press. "I don't know the attack of this problem, how will it come...Sometimes I will see things chasing me."
Only about 365,000 individuals have signed up on the healthcare exchanges, the Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday. Even this low number is not truly accurate, Charles Krauthammer claimed: "the number of enrollees are not enrollees. They're people who put stuff in their shopping cart. Amazon would never call it a sale until you get a sale." The Obama Administration's goal was to muster 3.3 million sign-ups by January 2013.
Generation Opportunity, sponsored by the Koch brothers, has come out with a "Creepy Uncle Sam" campaign to persuade young, healthy individuals to refuse to sign up for Obamacare exchanges. "Creepy Uncle Sam" is spreading into Snapchat.
A Texas woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, under a deal that her attorney has said would cap prison time at 18 years.
Heading into a midterm election year, a new AP-GfK poll suggests Americans hold Congress in strikingly low regard, and nearly two-thirds say they would like to see their House member replaced.
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