WASHINGTON — The House has rejected a stopgap spending bill for the Homeland Security Department with just hours to go before a midnight deadline to fund the agency or see it begin to partially shut down. 96 more words
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OXON HILL, Md. – The hostility to a potential Jeb Bush presidential run was evident everywhere at a conservative convention this week: the boos at the mere mention of his name, the trash-talking from firebrand radio hosts, and a few dozen people exiting in protest as he entered the room Friday. 595 more words
The new mayor of the nation’s capital was hoping to get along with Republicans on Capitol Hill.
Instead, they’ve threatened her with prison and she has accused them of acting like bullies in a showdown over legal pot that could end up costing District of Columbia residents. 45 more words
Newsflash: Democrats are not always clean.
The New York state government ordered e-mails to be deleted during corruption probe.
The IB Times reports, in a memo obtained by Capital New York, state officials announced that the mass purging of email records is beginning across several state government agencies. 197 more words
A Republican hopeful for Missouri governor has fatally shot himself in what police described as an apparent suicide at his home.
Tom Schweich, 54, was Missouri state auditor and had recently launched the campaign to clinch his party’s nomination for governor. 263 more words
Coming fall of 2015, MUSE school in Calabasas, California will be the first school in America serving an entirely plant-based menu to their students.
The school, which opened its doors in 2006, has two campuses and was founded by Rebecca Amis and Suzy Amis Cameron, wife of famed film producer and “Titanic” director, James Cameron. 44 more words