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‘Angel of Peace': How the media failed Pope 101

They say the devil is in the details, but even if it’s an “angel,” many in the media don’t get it right. When Pope Francis met with Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas on May 16, he urged Abbas to be… Continue reading

Britain 2015: What Americans can learn from UK election

LONDON — They called it “Question Time,” borrowing the term from the prime minister’s weekly appearance in the House of Commons, but this was surprisingly and refreshingly different.
On Thursday, the three main candidates for prime minister — David Cameron,… Continue reading

Baltimore on the Brink

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Maryland state troopers stand guard as residents clean up, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, after an evening of riots following the funeral of Freddie Gray on Monday, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

The big story today is the riots that raged… Continue reading

Dana (Perino) goes to Washington

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I was seven-years-old when I first visited the White House. My mom had a high school friend that worked on Air Force One manifests, and she invited us for a tour while my parents and I were in the nation’s… Continue reading

Rhodiola shows antidepressant benefits in new study

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Rhodiola rosea, an herb deriving from Siberia and China, has shown benefits as an antidepressant agent in a recent study. Published in the March 15 edition of the journal Phytomedicine, Rhodiola was tested among 57 subjects suffering from mild to… Continue reading

Does Obama’s UN carbon pledge threaten much more US economic pain?

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April 7, 2015: President Obama at Howard University in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

EXCLUSIVE: The Obama Administration’s pledge of 26 to 28 percent cuts in U.S. carbon emissions by 2025 is coming under heavy fire from business and scientific… Continue reading

How do you solve a problem like the Clintons?

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks at an event hosted by the Center for American Progress (CAP) and the America Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Monday, March 23, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)… Continue reading

Yes, Ted Cruz could win

March 23, 2015: Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, his wife Heidi, and their two daughters Catherine, 4, left, and Caroline, 6, right, wave on stage after he announced his campaign for president at Liberty University, founded by the late Rev. Jerry… Continue reading

Where are the jobs? America’s new leisure class

To listen to President Obama, the U.S. economy is firing on all cylinders. Yet it is hardly creating jobs at a breakneck pace, and too many able-bodied men have grown lazy and show no interest in working.
Friday, economists expect… Continue reading

Beretta reveals new striker-fired pistol

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Beretta APX (Beretta)

Beretta revealed its first full-size striker fired pistol, the Beretta APX, at the IDEX (International Defence Exhibition & Conference) in Abu Dhabi last week.
The Beretta APX joins Beretta’s handgun lineup – folks that converged in Abu… Continue reading