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Hillary Clinton Joins Bandwagon Against ‘Insensitive’ Washington Redskins Name

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton answers questions during an interview with Bret Baier and Greta Van Susteren at the FOX News Channel studio in Washington June 17, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS MEDIA) - RTR3UCS5

Hillary Clinton became the latest Democratic politician to decide that the Washington Redskins' team name, which has been in place since the 1930s, is offensive to American Indians.

Federal Lab Scraps ‘Southern Accent Reduction’ Course Idea

8:20 PM 07/29/2014

Workers at a federal laboratory in Tennessee can talk with Southern accents to their heart's content after managers scrapped an idea to help them "fix" their natural dialects.

Texas Sheriffs Speak Out On Damage From Illegal Immigration

3:30 PM 07/29/2014

The influx of illegal immigrants into southern Texas is depleting law enforcement resources and causing heavy amounts of damage in the area, said several sheriffs gathered for the annual Sheriff's Association of Texas convention.

Mom Charged With Felony For Letting Son Walk To Park Alone [VIDEO]

1:09 PM 07/29/2014

A Florida mother says she is bewildered after she was arrested and charged with child neglect for letting her son walk to a nearby park alone.

Jesse Jackson Says Government ‘Has A Role To Play’ In Increasing Diversity In Tech

9:54 PM 07/28/2014

Progressive activist Jesse Jackson says he thinks the Obama administration should intervene to help increase diversity in the tech industry, and that Americans should be given first priority in tech jobs over foreign workers.

Armed Man Did What He Had To Do To Protect Elderly Mother

2:53 PM 07/28/2014

A dutiful son says he did what he had to do to protect his 72-year-old mother from a home invasion and assault at their home in rural northern Minnesota.

Audit: US Weapons Could Fall Into Hands Of Insurgents

10:47 AM 07/28/2014

A new report from the Special Inspector General for Afghan Reconstruction, known as SIGAR, warns that weapons transferred from the Department of Defense to Afghan security forces could fall into the hands of insurgents, due to the Afghans' poor inventory tracking systems.

Leading Liberal Website Falls For Fake Story About Michele Bachmann

4:54 PM 07/27/2014

Think Progress, a website operated by the liberal Center for American Progress, failed to vet a phony story which claimed that Minnesota U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann proposed "Americanization" labor camps for Central American unaccompanied children.

Haitian Illegal Immigration Through Puerto Rico Is Skyrocketing Too

10:04 PM 07/26/2014

While U.S. immigration agencies grapple with a recent surge of tens of thousands of illegal immigrants at the Mexican border, the number of Haitians trying to enter the U.S. illegally through Puerto Rico has skyrocketed as well.

Chicago Mayor Offers Housing, Free Legal Services To Child Immigrants

5:46 PM 07/26/2014

Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel says that he is willing to take in up to 1,000 illegal immigrant children who have been apprehended at the southern U.S. border.

Man Says Police Wouldn’t Let Him Help His Dog After They Shot It

2:26 PM 07/26/2014

A Georgia man says that he was threatened with jail time if he tried to treat his dog after a police officer shot the animal in the throat.

Congressman Urges Obama To End Deals Between Ex-Im Bank, Russia

3:09 PM 07/25/2014

The chairman of the House Financial Services Committee Chairman is calling on President Obama to cut off all business pending between the Export-Import Bank and Russia because of the nation's recent actions in Ukraine.

Group Given Nearly $300 Million To House Child Immigrants; Improperly Disclosed Lobbying

9:33 AM 07/25/2014

A Texas-based organization that has been awarded hundreds of millions of dollars in federal contracts by the Obama administration to house illegal immigrant children not only lobbied the federal government, but also failed to properly disclose the activity.

Doctor ‘Saved Lives’ By Shooting Hospital Gunman

11:17 PM 07/24/2014

A Pennsylvania police chief says that a doctor undoubtedly saved lives after he shot a gunman who opened fire Thursday in an incident that left a hospital case worker dead.

Obama Administration Might Grant Refugee Status To Young Hondurans

6:15 PM 07/24/2014

The Obama administration is considering classifying some Honduran youth as refugees in order to help alleviate what it sees as the humanitarian crisis behind a massive surge of illegal Central American immigrants apprehended at the U.S. border.

Obama Campaign Alums Charge $5K To Work On Dem Campaigns FOR FREE

3:27 PM 07/24/2014

Two veterans of both of President Obama's presidential campaigns are being accused of setting a dangerous precedent by selling campaign strategy sessions capped off by a five-week unpaid stint on a "important Democratic campaign" all for the low, low price of $5,000.

Dem. Senator Says CEO Daughter’s Business Move Should Be Illegal

3:10 PM 07/23/2014

West Virginia U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin said that the move his daughter's company is making to avoid the U.S.'s high corporate tax rates should be illegal.

DNC Chairwoman Gets Her Facts Wrong About Nevada Exchange In TV Interview

11:17 AM 07/23/2014

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, a Florida congresswoman and chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, was called out during an interview for making a false statement about Nevada Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval.

Ted Cruz Responds To Yet Another HBO Attack On Republicans

10:57 PM 07/22/2014

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz said he was surprised but amused after being mentioned in the HBO vampire drama "True Blood," which continued with the network's strong anti-Republican bias in an episode on Sunday.