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Woman with cancer hits back at Harry Reid, Democrats for attack [VIDEO]

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) stands on Capitol Hill in Washington February 28, 2013. Positions hardened on Wednesday between the U.S. president and Republican congressional leaders over the budget crisis even as they arranged to hold last-ditch talks to prevent harsh automatic spending cuts beginning this week. Looking resigned to the $85 billion in

Julie Boonstra is a woman who shared her Obamacare ordeal with Michigan voters through an ad paid for by Americans for Prosperity -- a national, grassroots organization that really doesn't want D.C. taking over health care. And in the past two weeks, she has had the dubious distinction of adding being called a liar by the leader of the U.S. Senate to her list of worries -- a list that already included a potentially deadly cancer, being the single mother of two children and, well, that Obamacare thing. (BEDFORD: The (real) life of Julie)

Obama and Biden are so Michelle-whipped that they jog in circles around the White House on command [VIDEO]

12:17 PM 02/28/2014

Well, well, well. What do we have here?

CBO slams Obama’s recovery as sluggish; labor force won’t recover for years

3:41 PM 02/27/2014

The Congressional Budget Office has more bad news for President Barack Obama: His economic recovery isn't working -- and is much worse than the previous four recoveries.

Attorney General Eric Holder hospitalized

11:51 AM 02/27/2014

UPDATE: Attorney General Eric Holder was discharged from the hospital and is resting at home, CBS reports.

Jerk of the week: MSNBC’s new Ronan Farrow guy [PHOTO PROOF]

3:52 PM 02/26/2014

Ronan Farrow's new MSNBC show debuted this week.

Hagel to shrink Army to pre-WWII level

12:38 PM 02/24/2014

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's 2015 budgets calls to shrink the U.S. Army to a pre-WWII level through billions of dollars in cuts, according to a plan to be unveiled Monday afternoon on Capitol Hill.

UN Ambassador Samantha Power’s bizarre tweet on the Islamist beheading of Daniel Pearl

11:44 AM 02/24/2014

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power tweeted early Monday morning that, "Daniel Pearl's story is reminder that individual accountability & reconciliation are required to break cycles of violence."

BEDFORD: This Democratic Senate wannabe just picked a fight with a mother who has cancer [VIDEO]

1:28 PM 02/22/2014

Last week, The Washington Post began grumbling about an Americans for Prosperity (AFP) ad featuring Julie Boonstra, a woman with leukemia who was thrown into expensive uncertainty by Obamacare, with Greg Sargent lamenting the tragedy of its effectiveness and Glenn Kessler asking for more proof(BEDFORD: The Post is pretty worried about the people Obamacare hurts)

Is this the cutest moose fight you ever done seen? [VIDEO]

5:42 PM 02/21/2014

So this Maine bro was in the middle of the woods just untying his baby moose last month when the little guy hopped up and whooped him.

BEDFORD: The Washington Post is pretty worried about the people Obamacare hurts (and it’s not why you’d think)

11:00 AM 02/21/2014

One of the problems with making everybody's business your business, is it becomes your business. Like, say, making someone's health care your business, whether by fining them for not having it; dismissing their plans as sub-par; telling them what services they have to pay for; and in many cases, getting their plans outright canceled.

BEDFORD: Does John Kerry think Canada is more dangerous than Iran?

11:33 PM 02/18/2014

Is anyone more hypocritical than a professional environmentalist? In case folks need a hint, see this month's exhibit: As North American environmental activists throw all of their energy and resources into blocking Canada from selling its oil to the United States, they have haven't made a peep over Iran increasing its own oil exports.

Animals Uber Alles: Denmark rules animals’ ‘rights come before religion’

9:36 AM 02/18/2014

Denmark banned the kosher and halal slaughter of animals effective Monday, with Dan Jørgensen, the minister for agriculture and food, stating that "animal rights come before religion."

Are these the bones of the Mona Lisa?

7:41 PM 02/17/2014

A mystery of the world's most famous portrait may be on the cusp of being solved.

Report: Americans completely reliant on China for antibiotics

11:57 AM 02/17/2014

The United States is nearly completely reliant on China for its supply of lifesaving antibiotics.

BEDFORD: This is the future of the Republican Party

9:56 PM 02/13/2014

At a Monday conference hosted by Heritage Action, conservatives presented the policy agenda for a center-right Republican Party.

Putin snubs Obama with racist-joke-making torch lighter

3:43 PM 02/07/2014

In an apparent a clear snub to President Barack Obama, Russia chose a politician and former Olympian who publicly made a racist joke about Obama and the first lady to light the torch for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

Obama says ‘freedom of religion is under threat’ as Catholics sue administration

11:19 AM 02/06/2014

In a speech during Thursday morning's National Prayer Breakfast, President Barack Obama acknowledged, "It’s also clear that around the world, freedom of religion is under threat."

Obama promises he’ll close Gitmo this time

11:06 PM 01/28/2014

President Barack Obama once again promised to close Guantanamo Bay Tuesday night as he wrapped up a long speech on how he thinks he's doing as president of the United States.

Media Matters thinks The New York Times is too harsh on Hillary Clinton

4:13 PM 01/24/2014

Media Matters, a liberal activist organization founded by Hillary Clinton loyalist David Brock, is mighty ticked at The New York Times. In a Friday blog post, the organization complained about the cover The New York Times Magazine used for an article about her called "Planet Hillary."

Former Swiss Guard commandant: Vatican gay lobby is real (and a danger)

6:40 PM 01/22/2014

A retired commander of the Swiss Guard slammed the Vatican over the weekend, telling Swiss weekly Schweiz am Sonntag that rumors of a cabal of gay clergy are true, and a threat to the security of the pope.