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Feds report reveals 3 out of 4 terrorists are foreign-born

Feds report reveals 3 out of 4 terrorists are foreign-born

On Tuesday, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released a report, revealing that three out of every f ...

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Heroic soldier saves lives in New York City

Heroic soldier saves lives in New York City

Army Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah sacrificed his life to save others in a burning building in New York City. The 27-year-old New York National Guardsman, ...

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Trump challenges Sen. 'Dicky' Durbin on DACA deal

Trump challenges Sen. 'Dicky' Durbin on DACA deal

President Donald Trump blamed Democratic Senate Minority Whip Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois for botching a possible deal on the so-called DREAMers -- ...

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Republican governor signs bump-stock law

Republican governor signs bump-stock law

Gov. Chris Christie will leave on Tuesday the governorship of New Jersey. In one of his final acts of a troubled tenure, the former Republican presid ...

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Is there something for America in the DACA/border deal?

Is there something for America in the DACA/border deal?

There are plenty of reasons to oppose a DACA amnesty. After seven amnesties, we know that amnesties beget more, not less, illegal immigration. See Th ...

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Martin Luther King and Israel

Martin Luther King and Israel

Today, our nation honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for his courageous advocacy of nonviolent activism on behalf of the civil rights of African Ameri ...

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GOP senators challenge Dems on rumor of Trump's supposed 'sh-ithole' remark

GOP senators challenge Dems on rumor of Trump's supposed 'sh-ithole' remark

Senator David Perdue, a Republican of Georgia, denied the President Donald Trump had used a vulgarity to describe Haiti and African nations in a Whit ...

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Newt Gingrich: MLK's challenge to America

Newt Gingrich: MLK's challenge to America

On Monday, as we celebrate the birthday and life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., it would be powerful if every American would remember the heart of h ...

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Sen. Graham claims he confronted Trump over DACA remarks

Sen. Graham claims he confronted Trump over DACA remarks

According to Sens. David Perdue (R-GA) and Tom Cotton (R-AR), Democrats who participated in discussions on immigration with President Donald Trump an ...

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No criticism of Obama's use of profanity in describing UK prime minister

No criticism of Obama's use of profanity in describing UK prime minister

As president, Barack Obama once severely criticized then-Prime Minister David Cameron for the United Kingdom's role in allowing the oil-rich co ...

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What the protests in Iran are about: The gravity of Mohammed

What the protests in Iran are about: The gravity of Mohammed

The protests in Iran are not only about economics and politics, they’re also about Islam. Iran in the 1960's saw mini skirts, smiling wom ...

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Rage after Trump says uneducated immigrants come from 'sh-t hole' countries

Rage after Trump says uneducated immigrants come from 'sh-t hole' countries

President Donald Trump rejected immigration deal offered by a bipartisan group of six senators that would preserve Deferred Action on Childhood Arriv ...

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Planned Parenthood reveals level of taxpayer funding

Planned Parenthood reveals level of taxpayer funding

Planned Parenthood revealed that its biggest contributor in 2017 was federal tax dollars. Under the title of “Government Health Services Reimbu ...

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Wal-Mart joins Trump bonus employers

Wal-Mart joins Trump bonus employers

The largest private employer in the United States, Wal-Mart, announced on Thursday that it is raising its starting hourly wage to $11 while also givi ...

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Report: Non-citizens' crime rate analyzed

Report: Non-citizens' crime rate analyzed

Many immigration advocates argue that immigrants have much lower crime rates than natives (see this op-ed and this paper). As my colleague Jessica Va ...

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President Trump doesn't expect a 'big ass' war with North Korea

President Trump doesn't expect a 'big ass' war with North Korea

President Donald Trump on Wednesday in a bilateral news conference with the Prime Minister of Norway present, also provided a readout of his conversa ...

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Trump nixes interview with special counsel in Russia probe

Trump nixes interview with special counsel in Russia probe

Speaking at a bilateral press conference that featured Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that it is &ld ...

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7-Eleven stores nationwide busted by immigration agents

7-Eleven stores nationwide busted by immigration agents

On Wednesday, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers raided ninety-eight 7-Eleven stores across the country to open employment audits and inter ...

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Newt Gingrich: Trump's success proves his mental acuity

Newt Gingrich: Trump's success proves his mental acuity

Imagine you had a friend who as a relatively young man – decided to take a shot at the toughest real estate market in America and ended ...

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Rep. Jim Jordan seeks answers about FBI contacts with creators of Trump dossier

Rep. Jim Jordan seeks answers about FBI contacts with creators of Trump dossier

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), a co-founder of the House Freedom Caucus, told Martha MacCallum of Fox News Channel that he believes top officials at the Fed ...

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Lawsuit details Google's ideological warfare on Caucasians, conservatives

Lawsuit details Google's ideological warfare on Caucasians, conservatives

Two former employees of Google, James Damore and David Gudeman, filed a class action lawsuit against the tech giant in a California Superio ...

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Where the money goes: farm subsidies revealed in new study

Where the money goes: farm subsidies revealed in new study

A new study by the American Enterprise Institute analyzes the various crop insurance programs and subsidies enjoyed by U.S. agriculture. Titled &lsqu ...

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192,000 American citizen children affected by termination of TPS for Salvadorans

192,000 American citizen children affected by termination of TPS for Salvadorans

In response to the decision that the Trump administration will end the Temporary Protected Status that has allowed 200,000 Salvadorans to lives in th ...

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Trump establishes first national historical park in Georgia

Trump establishes first national historical park in Georgia

President Donald Trump signed into law H.R. 267, the “Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park Act,” which re-designates the Mart ...

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Pat Buchanan: What is America's mission?

Pat Buchanan: What is America's mission?

Informing Iran, "The U.S. is watching what you do," Amb. Nikki Haley called an emergency meeting Friday of the Security Council regarding t ...

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Congress to return to earmarked spending

Congress to return to earmarked spending

President Donald Trump told assembled congressional negotiators on Tuesday that they should return to the practice so-called earmark spending. Trump ...

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Trump suggests two-phase comprehensive immigration reform

Trump suggests two-phase comprehensive immigration reform

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump said House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) will soon offer legislation to overhaul immigration. However, h ...

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Those times when aliens are treated better than citizens

Those times when aliens are treated better than citizens

Other than in voting and jury duty, our government routinely treats aliens as equal to citizens; both are guaranteed fair trials and freedom of speec ...

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Survey asks Democrats: How's that strategy working for you?

Survey asks Democrats: How's that strategy working for you?

While most Democrats who were polled in a recent survery still believe the key to success for the future of their party is to obstruct President ...

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What diversity means in the Catholic Church

What diversity means in the Catholic Church

When the pastor of a rural Minnesota Catholic church learned that three male musicians each claimed to be married to a man, he dismissed them. When o ...

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Jackson's victory at New Orleans

Jackson's victory at New Orleans

January 8th was the 203rd anniversary of General Andrew Jackson’s historic victory over the British in the Battle of New Orleans.   ...

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A long game for Latino Democrat in Texas gubernatorial race

A long game for Latino Democrat in Texas gubernatorial race

Guadalupe "Lupe" Valdez announced on Sunday her bid to become the next governor of Texas. Valdez announced that she will leave her job as ...

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Major bank gives Trump bonuses to employees

Major bank gives Trump bonuses to employees

More than 100 companies are giving bonues, raises, and other employees while crediting the Republican tax overhaul signed by President Donald Trump i ...

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Federal judge issues orders on Cliven Bundy case

Federal judge issues orders on Cliven Bundy case

On Monday, U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro ruled that the case against Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy would be dismissed “with prejudice.&rdquo ...

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Iraqi refugees returning home

Iraqi refugees returning home

According to the International Organization for Migration, more than half of the Iraqi refugees displaced by war within Iraq have returned home. The ...

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DHS busts Michigan dairy farms for illegal immigrants

DHS busts Michigan dairy farms for illegal immigrants

On January 4, U.S. District Judge Thomas L. Ludington sentenced Denis Burke (54) to two years in prison, followed by two years of supervised release. ...

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce challenges Trump on terminating TPS for Salvadorans

U.S. Chamber of Commerce challenges Trump on terminating TPS for Salvadorans

The Trump administration has decided to terminate the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program that allowed nearly 200,000 citizens of El Salvador to ...

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Alan Dershowitz: 'Very dangerous' move by bipartisan liberals against Trump

Alan Dershowitz: 'Very dangerous' move by bipartisan liberals against Trump

Famed legal expert and Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz denounced suggestions by President Donald Trump's critics that the 25th Amendme ...

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Steve Bannon seeks to make amends with President Trump

Steve Bannon seeks to make amends with President Trump

Stephen Bannon, the former aide to President Donald Trump who was dismissed in August, is reportedly considering a defamation lawsuit against the pre ...

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Newt Gingrich: Now is the time for welfare reform

Newt Gingrich: Now is the time for welfare reform

The Trump economy is strong. The stock market is at record highs and the unemployment rate is at a 17-year low. This is thanks largely to the Trump A ...

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34 House Republicans and more who support DACA Dreamers

34 House Republicans and more who support DACA Dreamers

In December, nearly three dozen Congressional Republicans issued a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) urging him to find a solution for the ...

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100+ companies giving out Trump bonus to 1 million+ Americans

100+ companies giving out Trump bonus to 1 million+ Americans

Alaska Air Group joined the more than 100 companies nationwide that are giving their workers a Trump bonus following President Donald Trump's a ...

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State Department omits Russia, Pakistan as worst offenders of religious liberty

State Department omits Russia, Pakistan as worst offenders of religious liberty

On Thursday, the Department of State published its list of countries designated as the worst offenders of religious liberty. Among those not making t ...

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Time is not on the side of Iran's mullahs

Time is not on the side of Iran's mullahs

As tens of thousands marched in the streets of Tehran on Wednesday in support of the regime, the head of the Revolutionary Guard Corps assured Irania ...

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Trump denies meeting with Wolff, author of 'phony' book

Trump denies meeting with Wolff, author of 'phony' book

Despite receiving a cease and desist letter from the President’s private attorneys, the publishers of 'Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump Wh ...

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Iran's need for perpetual enemies

Iran's need for perpetual enemies

Nikki Haley, America’s formidable ambassador to the United Nations, has done it again. The Iranian uprising has been hard to “see.” ...

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Muslim advocacy group applauds abolition of election integrity commission

Muslim advocacy group applauds abolition of election integrity commission

The Council on American-Islamic Relations(CAIR) issued a statement on Thursday welcoming the decision by President Donald Trump to abolish the Presid ...

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Rush Limbaugh: why the White House hired Steve Bannon

Rush Limbaugh: why the White House hired Steve Bannon

On Thursday, veteran broadcast personality Rush Limbaugh weighed in on the current controversy occupying much of the media bandwidth: the reaction of ...

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Trump administration welcomes new UNICEF executive

Trump administration welcomes new UNICEF executive

The Trump administration welcomed UNICEF's new executive director, appointed on Monday, raising hopes, and questions, about wheth ...

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Far-reaching political effects of AG Sessions' enforcement of marijuana laws

Far-reaching political effects of AG Sessions' enforcement of marijuana laws

On Thursday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded an Obama-era policy, the so-called Cole memorandum, that re-directed federal enforcement away f ...

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Despite rebuke from Trump, Bannon reiterates support for president

Despite rebuke from Trump, Bannon reiterates support for president

Following the release of an extraordinary statement by President Donald Trump directed at former White House strategist Stephen Bannon, Trump attorne ...

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'Time's up' for harassers

'Time's up' for harassers

It is a great beginning to the New Year. Prominent women and men in Hollywood and London have launched a movement to end sexual harassment in the wor ...

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Voter fraud commission is abolished by Trump

Voter fraud commission is abolished by Trump

On Wednesday, President DonaldTrump dissolved his controversial Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity. According to a White Hou ...

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In Michigan, it is unlawful to pay less than $9.25 per hour

In Michigan, it is unlawful to pay less than $9.25 per hour

The state of Michigan is one of a number of states that saw their minimum wage rise with the start of the new year. As of Monday it became unlawful i ...

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Motel chain sued by Washington for helping federal immigration officials

Motel chain sued by Washington for helping federal immigration officials

The Motel 6 chain is being sued by Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson (D) for cooperating with federal immigration authorities. According ...

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Trump Jr. says Steve Bannon 'has nothing'

Trump Jr. says Steve Bannon 'has nothing'

The president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., said former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci "pretty much nailed it" ...

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Trump's public break with Steve Bannon

Trump's public break with Steve Bannon

Lashing out at his former chief political strategist and campaign manager, President Donald Trump issued an unusual statement about Stephen K. Bannon ...

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A novel way to stem mass murders

A novel way to stem mass murders

It’s too familiar in America: Breaking news, another mass shooting, old pictures of the suspects, their names splashed across cable news. In ...

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How to be optimistic about 2018

How to be optimistic about 2018

President Trump took office at the beginning of 2017 swimming in a sea of negativity. Some predicted that he wouldn't make it through the year ...

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America is back in business

America is back in business

Small business is making a dramatic comeback.The National Federation of Independent Business has the numbers.  The NFIB is the trade association ...

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Online pirates and publishers rob writers

Online pirates and publishers rob writers

The bestselling American fantasy novelist Maggie Stiefvater is leading a chorus of writers warning readers that if they download pirated ebooks, then ...

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Mapping the Swamp: 30,000 feds earn more than any state governor

Mapping the Swamp: 30,000 feds earn more than any state governor

Tens of thousands of federal employees earn more money than any U.S. governor, according to a new report that reveals some eye-popping stats on gover ...

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Trump calls on 'Deep State' Justice Department to probe Huma and Hillary

Trump calls on 'Deep State' Justice Department to probe Huma and Hillary

Among several posts on Twitter on Tuesday, President Donald Trump assailed Huma Abedin, a former aide to "Crooked" Hillary Clinton. The pre ...

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Jay-Z's 'Family Feud' video falls flat

Jay-Z's 'Family Feud' video falls flat

A video trailer is supposed to be a teaser, but in this case it falls flat, leading nowhere. Jay-Z's recently released "Fami ...

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Trump administration makes good on preventing slavery: Traffickers face hard time in Ohio

Trump administration makes good on preventing slavery: Traffickers face hard time in Ohio

Two Ohio men were sentenced for their role in conspiring to enslave girls, then 14 and 16 years old,  and forced them into commercial sex a ...

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U.S. citizen faces human trafficking charges for supplying workers to Ohio egg producer

U.S. citizen faces human trafficking charges for supplying workers to Ohio egg producer

A federal court unsealed charges against Pablo Duran Ramirez, 49, for labor trafficking conspiracy that forced minors to work at egg farms near Mario ...

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How Americans feel about 2018

How Americans feel about 2018

Half of Americans surveyed in a recent Rasmussen study are feeling bullish about 2018, even while they are not as optimistic as in years past. A poll ...

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Trump suggests Obama-Iran collusion for nuclear deal

Trump suggests Obama-Iran collusion for nuclear deal

President Donald Trump claimed that $1 billion in cash given to Iran by Barack Obama was used to fund terrorism and corruption. In a tweet ...

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The difference Trump has made for Iran, and America

The difference Trump has made for Iran, and America

There is no way to tell now what will be the outcome of the massive protests that are sweeping Iran, but that they are undeniably momentous, despite ...

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Iranian democracy protests inspire little support from Western leftists

Iranian democracy protests inspire little support from Western leftists

President Donald Trump began the New Year by sending out Twitter messages about Pakistan and Iran, two of the most sensitive global hot spots. After ...

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Baltimore sets new murder record during a year of social tensions

Baltimore sets new murder record during a year of social tensions

The city of Baltimore saw a surge of homicides that brought the total to 343 in 2017, thereby setting a new per-capita homicide record ...

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Cuba's mis-step that discourages international investors

Cuba's mis-step that discourages international investors

Repsol, one of the largest oil exploration firms in the world, agreed in 2000, to invest millions of dollars to financially and technically underwrit ...

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Pope Francis' shocking postcard for New Year's Day

Pope Francis' shocking postcard for New Year's Day

Late on December 30, Pope Francis called on Vatican media to distribute a copy of a famous photograph taken by a U.S. Marine in the days that followe ...

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Jesus, come down from that Cross and save us!

Jesus, come down from that Cross and save us!

I was sitting in church waiting for a Sunday Catholic Mass to begin. Catholic churches have a large crucifix with a corpus of Jesus Christ above or b ...

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Out for a pizza, baby seal pup taken home to the sea

Out for a pizza, baby seal pup taken home to the sea

Wanderlust and the cold currently blanketing much of the country may have inspired a baby seal to leave the ocean at Cape Cod and wander far inland. ...

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Jewish and Muslim women seek peaceful resolution

Jewish and Muslim women seek peaceful resolution

Members of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom in Essex County, New Jersey, joined members of Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel -- a Reform synagogue in South ...

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Congress calls on Egypt to stop persecution of Christians

Congress calls on Egypt to stop persecution of Christians

Armed men attacked Christian worshippers in Helwan, a Cairo suburb, on December 29. At least two gunmen attacked Coptic Christians leaving a worship ...

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How two works of art describe a great chasm in a country: Part 2

How two works of art describe a great chasm in a country: Part 2

After his visit to Mexico, James Bradshaw discusses the country’s most iconic works of art and points out the great ideological and philosophic ...

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The first year of Trump and Obama, compared

The first year of Trump and Obama, compared

There may be no issue which shows how far apart President Barack Obama and President Donald Trump are than religious liberty. The following is a chro ...

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DOJ knew Huma lied: knew classified emails were on server

DOJ knew Huma lied: knew classified emails were on server

The Department of State has released 2,800 emails and documents that the FBI found on disgraced congressman Anthony Weiner's laptop, the former ...

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How Trump would resolve insolvent U.S. Postal Service

How Trump would resolve insolvent U.S. Postal Service

President Donald Trump, who continues to show his prowess in the use of social media to reach the American public, suggested how the U.S. Postal Serv ...

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New on Netflix for January 2018

New on Netflix for January 2018

Besides classic movies, Netflix keeps on adding its own content. Available in January on Netflix will be "A Stupid and Futile Gesture," a f ...

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Venezuelans abandon local currency

Venezuelans abandon local currency

Merchants in Venezuela are ceasing to accept the local currency, the bolivar, which is named for founding father Simon Bolivar. The bolivar has conti ...

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The Future of Religious Minorities in the Middle East

The Future of Religious Minorities in the Middle East

A new strain of thought has developed in Sunni Muslim thinking: ethnic cleansing. It's not genocide, but it involves expelling non-Sunni populati ...

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White House to give 'Fake News' award

White House to give 'Fake News' award

In an appeal to his supporters, an email from President Donald Trump's political organization asked them to assist him in naming a winner of a ...

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Trump reacts to positive poll results

Trump reacts to positive poll results

President Donald Trump reacted to a poll by the Rasmussen polling organization that shows that 46 percent of likely American voters approve of the jo ...

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GOP tax reform welcomed by Michigan's electric utility consumers

GOP tax reform welcomed by Michigan's electric utility consumers

Following President Donald Trump's signing of the Republican tax reform package, regulators in Michigan have ordered 13 public utilities to study ...

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Father puts daughter in body bag on Christmas Eve

Father puts daughter in body bag on Christmas Eve

After his 23-year-old daughter Karisten died on Christmas Eve, Tim Sherman wrote a heartbreaking post on Facebook that detailed her years-long drug a ...

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Trump's executive order undermines 'deep state' and Clintons

Trump's executive order undermines 'deep state' and Clintons

By executive order, President Donald Trump allowed the federal government to freeze the assets of foreign individuals or entities that the gover ...

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Survey shows one-third of Americans believe that Obamacare was repealed

Survey shows one-third of Americans believe that Obamacare was repealed

According to a YouGov poll, sponsored by The Economist magazine, 31 percent of respondents believe that President Donald Trump has kept his prom ...

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Bush/McCain associate subpoenaed to reveal dirty dossier sources

Bush/McCain associate subpoenaed to reveal dirty dossier sources

On Wednesday, Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), who chairs the House Intelligence Committee, issued a subpoena to an associate of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz ...

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British diplomats make predictions for Trump in 2020

British diplomats make predictions for Trump in 2020

According to The Telegraph, President Donald Trump is expected to win re-election in 2020. The UK-based daily wrote that senior diplomats in service ...

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Pat Buchanan: What if the FBI is trying to bring down Trump?

Pat Buchanan: What if the FBI is trying to bring down Trump?

The original question the FBI investigation of the Trump campaign was to answer was a simple one: Did he do it?

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With no help from California police, woman leaves stinky mess for thieves

With no help from California police, woman leaves stinky mess for thieves

A San Francisco woman, who became frustrated by thefts of packages from her doorstep,  found a unique way to get revenge. Cameo Wood recounted o ...

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Trump slams uncorroborated dossier: 'Crooked Hillary pile of garbage'

Trump slams uncorroborated dossier: 'Crooked Hillary pile of garbage'

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump slammed a salacious, uncorroborated dossier of allegations that was compiled during the election at the behest of ...

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Trillions of dollars in unauthorized federal spending discovered

Trillions of dollars in unauthorized federal spending discovered

Professor Mark Skidmore and a team of researchers have examined various government websites and reports and believe they may have found trillions of ...

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Trump ally John Bolton applauds cuts to United Nations

Trump ally John Bolton applauds cuts to United Nations

Following a vote in the United Nations that condemned President Donald Trump's decision to move the American embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to ...

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China launches new world aviation record

China launches new world aviation record

China's home-grown AG600, the world's largest amphibious aircraft in production, took to the skies on Sunday for its maiden flight. The plane ...

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The United Nations: a moral cesspool

The United Nations: a moral cesspool

The vote in the United Nations General Assembly concerning Jerusalem on Thursday wasn’t really about Jerusalem — or even so much about Is ...

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Guatemala moves embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv

Guatemala moves embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv

Guatemala's president announced on Sunday that the Central American country will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, becoming the first nati ...

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