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Baby on booze bottle is a stout problem

Baby on booze bottle is a stout problem

Babies and bottles normally get along just fine, unless a picture of that baby happens to be plastered to the front of a bottle of beer being sold in New…

Ohio man threatens to blow up Capitol and ‘wage jihad’

Ohio man threatens to blow up Capitol and ‘wage jihad’

A 20-year-old Ohio man’s Twitter posts sympathizing with Islamic terrorists led to an undercover FBI operation and the man’s arrest on charges that he plotted to blow up the U.S.…

IRS cuts complicates meeting Obamacare rules

IRS cuts complicates meeting Obamacare rules

The IRS is cutting taxpayer services just as President Barack Obama’s health law is making filing a tax return more complicated. The agency blames budget cuts enacted by Congress. An…

Are homegrown attacks now more of a threat?

Are homegrown attacks now more of a threat?

U.S. and French intelligence officials are leaning toward an assessment that the Paris terror attacks were inspired by al-Qaida but not directly supervised by the group, a view that would…

New York City hires crooks, gang members as jail guards

New York City hires crooks, gang members as jail guards

One applicant to be a New York City correction officer had been fired from his last job as a security guard for stealing. Another admitted he had regularly socialized with…

Mexico will issue birth certificates at consulates in U.S.

Mexico will issue birth certificates at consulates in U.S.

The Mexican government on Thursday will start issuing birth certificates to its citizens at consulates in the United States, seeking to make it easier for them to apply for U.S.…

Republicans target Obama on immigration

Republicans target Obama on immigration

House Republicans are taking broad steps to overturn President Barack Obama’s immigration policies and remove protections for immigrants brought illegally to the country as kids. Votes were set Wednesday on…

Is Ohio’s taxation of athletes, entertainers legal?

Is Ohio’s taxation of athletes, entertainers legal?

An Ohio law that singles out professional athletes and entertainers for taxation even when they’re in the state just a few days a year is unconstitutional, say several sport leagues…

Any future out there for Democrats?

Any future out there for Democrats?

Congressional Democrats are in retreat in more ways than one this week. As Democratic senators gather in Baltimore to talk strategy and lick election wounds, their party faces diminished powers…

Hackers hit Twitter, YouTube military accounts

Hackers hit Twitter, YouTube military accounts

  Hackers supporting Islamic militants took over the Twitter and YouTube accounts of a major U.S. military command Monday, in what the Pentagon called an annoying prank that did not…