Man forced out of disco is shot by officers after striking them with his SUV

Man forced out of disco is shot by officers after striking them with his SUV

Reuters A man ejected from a Dallas nightclub this weekend was shot by police after hitting two off-duty officers in uniform with his sport-utility vehicle, seriously injuring one, police said on Monday. The unidentified man was removed from the Kalua Discotheque by bouncers after a disturbance inside the club shortly before midnight on Sunday, Dallas police

GOP advisor reveals cynical gamble that fueled Kentucky’s Tea Party governor’s win

GOP advisor reveals cynical gamble that fueled Kentucky’s Tea Party governor’s win

Travis Gettys Many political observers were shocked that Republican Matt Bevin won the race for Kentucky governor despite vowing to roll back the Medicaid expansion that benefited up to 400,000 residents. But one defeated Democratic candidate said he saw the cynical seeds of Bevin’s surprising victory during a recent meeting with Kentucky Chamber of Commerce,

Sen. Tom Cotton: Social Security benefits cause people to ‘spiral downward’ into heroin addiction

Sen. Tom Cotton: Social Security benefits cause people to ‘spiral downward’ into heroin addiction

David Edwards Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) suggested on Monday that population decline and drug abuse in poor areas could be the result of too many people on Social Security disability. Speaking to the conservative Heritage Foundation on Monday, Cotton warned that communities with high a percentage of residents on Social Security disability had reached a

Virginia fraternity sues Rolling Stone over rape story

Virginia fraternity sues Rolling Stone over rape story

Reuters A University of Virginia fraternity sued Rolling Stone magazine on Tuesday for $25 million in damages over a discredited article about a 2012 gang rape at the fraternity. The Phi Kappa Psi chapter filed the defamation lawsuit in Charlottesville, Virginia, Circuit Court against Rolling Stone and writer Sabrina Erdely, the fraternity said in a

Martin O’Malley attacks Bernie Sanders over ‘flat-out wrong’ immigration comments from 2007

Martin O’Malley attacks Bernie Sanders over ‘flat-out wrong’ immigration comments from 2007

Latin Times

Martin O’Malley took off his gloves on Sunday, delivering a bare-knuckled critique of his Democratic presidential primary rivals on the issue of immigration reform. Speaking at a forum organized by the Fair Immigration Reform Movement and The Nation he charged his opponents with a fairweather “poll-tested” approach to immigrant’s rights. O’Malley slammed Hillary Clinton over reports…

Conservatives having white hot emotional meltdown over resignation of University of Missouri’s president

Conservatives having white hot emotional meltdown over resignation of University of Missouri’s president

David Ferguson On Monday, University of Missouri president Tim Wolfe resigned over allegations that the administration had done little to address a string of racially-charged incidents on campus. Initially the reaction of faculty and staff at UM had been to ignore the demands by students and activists, but when the college’s football team went on