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Republicans: Obama screwed Israel

Republicans: Obama screwed Israel

Republicans looking to unseat President Barack Obama charged that he undermined the sensitive and delicate negotiations for Middle East peace with his outline for resumed talks between Israelis and Palestinians.…

Not raising debt limit hurts America

Not raising debt limit hurts America

Not raising the U.S. debt ceiling would be bad for the economy and would force the government to default on either its bonds or domestic programs, the top White House…

Sarah Palin’s racist political hypocrisy

Sarah Palin’s racist political hypocrisy

Displaying the kind of political hypocrisy that can only came from the darling of one of the most racist political movements in political history, tea party centerfold Sarah Palin Wednesday…

It’s official: Newt’s campaign is doing drugs

It’s official: Newt’s campaign is doing drugs

OK. It’s official. The Gingrich campaign is doing drugs. Serious drugs. Nothing else can explain the hyperactive overreaction this week by Gingrich campaign press secretary Rick Tyler to a simple…

Tight budget threatens defense programs

Tight budget threatens defense programs

Defense Secretary Robert Gates said on Wednesday that all military programs were on the table — including nuclear arms and the joint strike fighter — as the Pentagon tries to…

IMF boss resigns amid sexual assault charges

IMF boss resigns amid sexual assault charges

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the embattled managing director of International Monetary Fund, has resigned, saying he wanted to devote “all his energy” to battle the sexual assault charges he faces in New…

Obama mixes punishment, praise in Mideast policy speech

Obama mixes punishment, praise in Mideast policy speech

In his first comprehensive response to revolts across the Arab world, President Barack Obama is doling out punishment and praise, targeting Syrian President Bashar Assad for attacking his people but…

Romney has everything — except GOP enthusiasm

Romney has everything — except GOP enthusiasm

Mitt Romney has all the trappings of a GOP presidential frontrunner except for one important thing: enthusiasm from party activists. Romney raised a remarkable $10.25 million on Monday; Republican officials…

Coburn drops out of ‘Gang of Six’

Coburn drops out of ‘Gang of Six’

A top Republican senator in the bipartisan “Gang of Six” seeking agreement on a plan to cut the deficit by $4 trillion over the next decade dropped out of the…

Screwing the maid screws up the Governator’s legacy

Screwing the maid screws up the Governator’s legacy

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s political legacy in California already was tenuous. He left the governor’s office after seven years without making good on his central campaign promise to fix the state’s budgeting…