ASKED ABOUT ILHAN OMAR,

Asked about Ilhan Omar, Democrats Turn Focus to…

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Capitol Hill, February 27, 2019 (File photo: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) If their comments are any indication, House Democrats aren’t ready to jettison Ilhan Omar the way Republicans jettisoned Steve King. House Democrats…

BACKING REPARATIONS

The Continued Resilience of Quiet America

(Pixabay) Fifty years later, what are the lessons of the chaotic year 1969 for our similarly schizophrenic age of polarization, civil disunity, and unprecedented wealth and scientific advancement? Fifty years ago, the United States was…

Backing Reparations Legislation Hurts Democrats

Backing Reparations Legislation Hurts Democrats

Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks at an event in Claremont, N.H., January 18, 2019. (Brian Snyder/Reuters) Today’s flippant talk about reparations illustrates a worsening pattern of behavior among congressional Democrats, including presidential candidates. Washington, D.C. — Tiptoeing…

Trump’s Reagan Moment — and Ours

Trump’s Reagan Moment — and Ours

President Ronald Reagan says goodbye to Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev after their last meeting at the Reykjavik summit in 1986. (Ronald Reagan Presidential Library) In negotiating with Kim, the president holds an ace, new…

Trump’s Reagan Moment — and Ours

What Left-Wing Populism Looks Like

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi leads Democrats in introducing proposed “For the People” legislation on Capitol Hill, January 4, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) House Democrats’ new election-reform plan, the so-called For the People Act, is an unconstitutional…

San Bernardino County Says No to Big Renewables

San Bernardino County Says No to Big Renewables

Wind generators in Desert Hot Springs, Calif., in 2011. (Mario Anzuoni/Reuters) The biggest county in America doesn’t want big solar or wind projects. It may be the largest county in America by land area, but…

Be sure to comply with the new Making Tax Digital rules

Be sure to comply with the new Making…

Small businesses that are VAT-registered need to be ready for the introduction of digital tax payments from 1 April 2019 Small businesses have only a few weeks to comply with the Make Tax Digital (MTD)…

Celebrity chef gives up stake in all of his restaurants

Celebrity chef gives up stake in all of…

Celebrity chef Mario Batali "is now fully divested" from the restaurants that made him famous, his now-former partner, Joe Bastianich, said in a letter Wednesday obtained by ABC News. Bastianich, his sister Tanya Bastianich Manuali…

DHS secretary faces emboldened House Democrats

DHS secretary faces emboldened House Democrats

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Wednesday defended President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the southern border as she clashed with Democrats for the first time since they wrested control of the…

Arctic cold ending in East as storm crossing country threatens South again

Arctic cold ending in East as storm crossing…

A western storm will cross the country and explode in the central U.S. over the weekend -- producing severe storms again in the South one week after tornadoes killed more than 20 people in Alabama.…

Former Top Aide To Canadas Trudeau Pushes Back Amid Brewing Political Scandal

Former Top Aide To Canadas Trudeau Pushes Back…

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, in Washington, D.C., in 2016. At home, Trudeau has faced a growing political scandal in recent weeks.   Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption…

Trump fires back at DNC after Fox News excluded from hosting 2020 Democratic debates

Trump fires back at DNC after Fox News…

Sean Hannity spoke from the stage of President Donald Trump's last midterm election rally in Missouri on Monday, after Fox News Channel and its most popular personality had insisted all day that he wouldn't. (Nov.…

R. Kelly also under investigation in Detroit for sexually assaulting underage girl

R. Kelly also under investigation in Detroit for…

R. Kelly gave an emotional and explosive talk, defending his innocence in his first interview since being charged with sexual abuse. USA TODAY The Detroit Police Department is investigating bombshell allegations that R&B singer R. Kelly…

LeBron: Passing MJ ranks up there with title wins

LeBron: Passing MJ ranks up there with title…

LOS ANGELES -- LeBron James says his first encounter with Michael Jordan was like meeting God. Now, he is a spot above him in the scoring heavens. James passed Jordan on Wednesday night to move…