Friday, August 29, 2014 7:50:21 PM CST
Federal judge voids key piece of Texas abortion law
A federal judge Friday struck down a major provision of Texas's strict abortion law that would have forced all but a handful of clinics to close next week. The law, passed last year by the Republican legislature, required abortion facilities to meet hospital-level ...
Judge Rejects Texas Stricture on Abortions
Judge Strikes Down New Texas Abortion Restrictions
Judge knocks down major parts of new Texas abortion law
Friday, August 29, 2014 6:29:35 PM CST
Rick Perry serves up red meat at Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity summit
DALLAS – Texas Gov. Rick Perry, in a Friday afternoon speech that sounded a lot like presidential red meat, accused President Barack Obama of overstepping his constitutional authority and abdicating national defense at home and abroad. “American ...
Dallas protesters urge Perry to approve Medicaid expansion
Perry, Paul and Carson take 2016 star turns at AFP conference
Gov. Perry Addresses Conservative Summit in Dallas
Friday, August 29, 2014 6:53:49 PM CST
How Vladimir Putin reinvigorated NATO
The Globe and Mail
For decades, as the world perched on the brink of nuclear Armageddon, NATO had more than a million troops pressed against the Iron Curtain, ready and capable of waging war against the Soviet Union. Until the 1970s, pairs of Canadian Starfighter ...
EU To Debate Tougher Russian Sanctions
Russia intensifies efforts inside Ukraine: Pentagon
NATO planning rapid-deployment force of 10000 troops to counter Russia – report
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:35:18 PM CST
Authorities investigate suspected threat against President Obama: reports
U.S. President Barack Obama walks on the South Lawn towards Marine One at the White House in Washington before departing for New York, August 29, 2014. U.S. President Barack Obama walks on the South Lawn towards Marine One at the White House ...
Secret Service: Possible Threat To President Obama During Westchester Visit
US Authorities Investigate Suspected Threat Against Obama: Reports
Man with Connecticut plates threatens Barack Obama
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:51:59 PM CST
GOP Sen. McConnell's Campaign Manager Resigns
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's campaign manager resigned Friday amid fallout from a scandal in Iowa involving a presidential campaign he worked for in 2012. Jesse Benton said he didn't want to become a distraction as McConnell tries to win a ...
McConnell Campaign Manager Resigns
Mitch McConnell campaign manager resigns in fallout from Iowa case
Mitch McConnell's campaign manager resigns after Iowa bribery scandal deepens
Friday, August 29, 2014 3:46:12 PM CST
Soviet Spy John Walker Dies In US Prison
Yahoo News UK
The mastermind behind a notorious US spy ring which passed secrets to the Soviet Union during the Cold War has died in jail. Former sailor John Anthony Walker Jr, who sold classified information to Moscow for nearly two decades and recruited his brother, ...
Ex-US sailor who spied for Soviets dies in prison
Friday, August 29, 2014 5:05:17 PM CST
Two Mo. police
Investor's Business Daily
Two Mo. police are out of work for behavior amid Ferguson protests. A Glendale officer was fired for calling protestors "rabid dogs" on Facebook. A St. Ann police lieutenant who swore and pointed a rifle at protestors resigned.
Policeman resigns after pointing rifle at Ferguson protesters
Ferguson police officer resigns after pointing assault rifle at protesters
Police officer resigns, another is fired after Ferguson incidents
Friday, August 29, 2014 10:27:50 AM CST
Chelsea Clinton is leaving NBC
WKBT La Crosse
Chelsea Clinton, who joined NBC as a special correspondent in 2011, is stepping down from the news network. Related Content. Chelsea Clinton is leaving NBC · Report: ISIS waterboarded captives · McConnell: Shutdowns are a 'failed policy' · Questions ...
NBC News says Chelsea Clinton quits as reporter
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:30:21 PM CST
NRA tweet: Kids can 'have fun at the shooting range'
The Keene Sentinel
Just two days after a 9-year-old Arizona girl accidentally killed a shooting instructor with an Uzi, a Twitter account linked to the National Rifle Association sent out a link promoting ways for kids to “have fun at the shooting range.” Frame grabs are all that remain ...
With accidental Uzi death, a spotlight on gun ranges as tourist destinations
Victim's family feels sorry for girl in accidental Uzi death
In Las Vegas, Gun Ranges Are Tourist Draws
Friday, August 29, 2014 6:04:51 PM CST
UK raises terror threat level, citing risks out of Syria, Iraq
London (CNN) -- The UK government raised its terror threat level Friday from "substantial" to "severe," the fourth highest of five levels, in response to events in Iraq and Syria, where ISIS militants have seized a large swath of territory. "That means that a terrorist ...
UK raises terror threat level over Syria and Iraq
Britain pledges tougher laws in terror crackdown
UK security crackdown as terror threat raised to severe