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Another terrorist training ground

Outside of Iraq and Afghanistan, U.S. forces have been targeted by hostile fire in just one other place on the planet recently. Though little noticed outside of the Pentagon, the attack…

McCain: Bush was unrealistic about Iraq

Republican presidential candidate John McCain said Saturday that voters are frustrated with the war in Iraq because of the Bush administration's unrealistic projections early in the conflict. The Arizona senator told…

Iraq report leaves Dems scrambling

Democrats on Wednesday battled to scotch the notion that General David Petraeus's upbeat report on his troop surge strategy had punctured their drive to bring US troops home from Iraq. Party…

‘I did have sex with that man…Senator Vitter’

A former New Orleans prostitute who will be featured in Larry Flynt's Hustler magazine appeared at his office Tuesday to accuse Sen. David Vitter of having a sexual relationship with…

Still hurting from the Mark Foley scandal

They were the ones who got hurt the most. They watched admiringly as their hero climbed the political ladder. They gave him pats on the back, hugged him and sent roses…

Show & tell time on Iraq war

Democrats and moderate Republicans in Congress have tough questions for a top military commander in Iraq who is warning against major changes to President Bush's war strategy. Gen. David Petraeus and…

Congressman loses it at airport

Rep. Bob Filner stormed into a United Airlines baggage office at Dulles International Airport, barged past other customers, screamed at employees and repeatedly pushed a female baggage worker, according to…

Hagel says he’s had enough

Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel, a persistent Republican critic of the Iraq war, intends to announce on Monday he will not seek a third term, according to Republican officials. The officials also…

Loving the sin, hating the sinner

Coverage by the mainstream media of the Larry Craig scandal confirms again that liberals love the sin and hate the sinner. They've got both the Idaho senator and the conservative…

Wedding bells for Mack & Bono

Wedding bells will be ringing for Reps. Connie Mack and Mary Bono, Mack's office confirmed. Mack, 40, popped the question recently to make their coupledom official, according to staffers in his…