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Obama’s African-American clients got coupons, not cash

Stephen Elliott
Contributor
CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 10:  Vernice Thorn listens to speakers during a protest outside a meeting of the Futures Industry Association and the American Mortgage Bankers Association October 10, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. Several thousand people participated in the protest which was organized by a coalition of community and labor groups. About twenty people were arrested at the protest during an act of civil disobedience.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Plaintiffs' attorneys took home nearly $1 million in Barack Obama's 1995 class-action discrimination lawsuit against Citibank, but 183 of the 186 plaintiffs did not get a dime.

Senior officials ignored Solyndra warning

10:58 AM 08/02/2012

Career officials from the White House Office of Management and Budget warned that saving Solyndra would be more expensive than allowing the flailing energy firm to fail, according to a House Energy and Commerce Committee investigation set to be released this week.

Obama to land at air base threatened by his defense cuts

4:01 PM 07/31/2012

The National Guard base in Mansfield, Ohio, where President Barack Obama will land aboard Air Force One Wednesday for a campaign visit is being threatened under the president’s proposed defense budget cuts.

Gov. Haley’s husband to deploy to Afghanistan

10:55 AM 07/31/2012

Michael Haley, the husband of South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, heads to Afghanistan for a year-long deployment with the National Guard in January, The State reports.

Original Chewbacca headpiece sells for $172,200

11:32 AM 07/30/2012

A Chewbacca headpiece used in the production of the original “Star Wars” trilogy sold at auction this weekend in California's San Fernando Valley for $172,200, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Bloomberg throws support behind Scott Brown

12:01 PM 07/27/2012

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has thrown his weight behind Massachusetts Republican Sen. Scott Brown in his re-election bid against Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren.

UCLA funds radical Mexican-American student group

10:50 PM 07/25/2012

UCLA gave radical Mexican nationalist group Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlán (MEChA) over $100,000 in funding last year.

Legendary New Orleans musician makes last stand

11:44 AM 07/20/2012

At famed New Orleans character and Treme Brass Band drummer “Uncle” Lionel Batiste’s wake Thursday afternoon, mourners had a hard time locating the casket.

Sen. Jerry Moran defends Koch brothers from Lautenberg’s attacks

6:14 PM 07/19/2012

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RNC calls for transparency on ‘political payoffs’ to Obama bundler Steve Westly

12:23 PM 07/18/2012

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus released a statement Wednesday calling on the Obama administration to come clean on “political payoffs to Obama campaign bundler Steve Westly.”

Microsoft won’t say if MSNBC bias led to divestiture

5:05 PM 07/16/2012

Microsoft refused to confirm speculation that the company’s divestiture from MSNBC.com was a result of the online news source’s perceived bias.

Ted Cruz leads David Dewhurst in first independent poll of Texas Senate race

1:49 PM 07/12/2012

In a poll released Thursday by Public Policy Polling, former Texas Solicitor General Ted Cruz leads Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 49-44 in the Republican primary runoff for the U.S. Senate seat held by retiring Republican Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison.

Yahoo and Facebook enter agreement over ad sales, patent rights

2:24 PM 07/06/2012

Yahoo and Facebook reached an agreement Friday to expand the partnership between the tech giants.

Apple no longer claims its computers invulnerable; ‘Geniuses’ still do

11:29 AM 07/06/2012

In early June, Apple quietly dropped the long-standing claim that their Mac line of computers was not “susceptible to the thousands of viruses plaguing Windows-based computers,” but the in-store “Geniuses” continue to proclaim the invulnerability of the computers.

New Michigan law allows big, loud fireworks to the ire of some residents

5:30 PM 07/05/2012

After passing a new law allowing fireworks in Michigan, Republican Gov. Rick Snyder and some state lawmakers have drawn the ire of Michigan residents wary of the added noise.

Brazilian student fakes kidnapping to stall on dissertation

12:09 PM 07/05/2012

A Brazilian university student faked her own kidnapping in order to avoid turning in her dissertation.

Anderson Cooper: ‘The fact is, I’m gay’

12:32 PM 07/02/2012

Long rumored, never confirmed, Anderson Cooper finally revealed that he is, in fact, gay.

Bush: John Roberts ‘will not legislate from the bench’ [VIDEO]

11:09 AM 06/28/2012

When President George W. Bush announced John Roberts as his nominee to the Supreme Court in 2005, Bush said Roberts "will strictly apply the Constitution and laws, not legislate from the bench."

Rubio on Daily Show: immigration ‘over-simplified by both sides’

12:29 PM 06/26/2012
Possible Mitt VP says Obama has 'become like everyone else in Washington'