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Army court stays murder prosecution of soldier

SEATTLE (Reuters) – A military appeals court has ordered Army prosecutors to halt proceedings against one of five U.S. soldiers charged with murdering unarmed Afghan civilians and staging them to…

Mike Lee: ‘I Cut My Political Teeth In The Reid Household’

“The Reids were the first real Democrats that I spent a lot of time with,” Lee told NBC News, “and I discovered fairly quickly that we didn’t agree on almost…

Obama, Medvedev urge Senate to ratify START

LISBON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama used the international stage Saturday to press his Republican opponents in Congress to ratify a new nuclear arms deal with Russia. Read the full…

Alaska Senate Race Divides GOP As Political Fight Continues

Joe Miller’s refusal to concede the Alaska Senate election has Republicans divided over how to respond to an awkward political standoff between a GOP incumbent who has already declared victory…

Richard H. Smith: Could a California Budget Fix Threaten National Security?

“Hey, wait a minute”, you say. “Is this a put on? What does the latest patchwork California budget, slapped together a hundred days late, have to do with national security?”…

Gary Shapiro: Have the Terrorists Won?

Shortly after the September 11 terrorist attacks, with steely resolve, we worked together to make sure the terrorists did not win. We got back on airplanes, went shopping, and went…

Conservative Blasts Palin’s Possible 2012 Run

A conservative columnist whose bonafides include a stint at the National Review and a speechwriting gig for former first lady Nancy Reagan has slammed Sarah Palin, calling the former half-term…

Pat-downs? We don’t need no stinkin’ pat-downs

Pat-downs? We don’t need no stinkin’ pat-downs

No airport pat-down for the incoming House speaker. On Friday, the GOP‘s John Boehner was guided past the metal detectors and hand inspections given to other passengers on his flight…

Obama plans truce with Chamber

The president plans to speak to the business lobbying group next month. Read the full story.…

Andrew Kreig: Terror, TSA and the Sheeple

Last week’s public protests against the new, full-body scanning procedures at airports should restrict the procedures to serious security suspects — so long as there’s any common sense left in…