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‘Sounds like socialism to me’: Obama’s call to ‘rise or fall together’ meets resistance

Failure IS an option. But as long as we all do it together, it’s patriotic!
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Murder rate drops as concealed carry permits rise, study claims

A dramatic spike in the number of Americans with permits to carry concealed weapons coincides with an equally stark drop in violent crime, according to a new study, which Second Amendment advocates say makes the case that more guns can mean safer streets…

As Abortion Rate Continues to Fall, Planned Parenthood’s Abortion Numbers Rise

A new study [PDF] from the Guttmacher Institute reports that the abortion rate in the US has continued to decline and is now at a level so low it hasn’t been seen since the 1970s. The study found a rate of 16.9 abortions per thousand women of childbearing age in 2011, though it did not […]…

Rise in IVF Popularity Leaves Thousands of Unborn Babies in Limbo

The fertility industry has been helpful to parents who are having trouble having a baby, but the pro-life community has long been concerned about the fallout: thousands, perhaps millions of human embryos — unique human beings — who are frozen on ice. What will happen to those unborn children? World Magazine takes a look at […]…

Boston Bombing Court Docs: “Muslims are beginning to rise. … Know you are fighting men who look into the barrel of your gun and see heaven, how can you complete with that? We are promised victory and we will surely get it”


"Tsarnaev reaffirmed his commitment to jihad and expressed hope that his actions would inspire others to engage in violent jihad”

Devout Muslims blowing up families, women and children on a happy, shiny Monday at the Boston Marathon and still we cannot talk about motive and ideology. Have we become so savage a society that we fear offending savages more than our reagrd for human life?

Postal Workers in Canada Have to Worry About More Than Dogs: Hawk Attacks on the Rise (Again)

We seem to think that a postal worker’s biggest enemy on the job is an unleashed dog. But some mail carriers in Canada have added another animal to their work hazard list: hawks.

hawk postal workers

Hawk attacks on postal workers have been a problem in Calgary suburbs for the last few years. (Photo: Shutterstock.com)

Postal workers in Calgary, Canada, have been facing hawk attacks for a few years now. In fact, two years ago workers were being attacked frequently enough that some wore helmets and mail delivery was eventually suspended.

The Disturbing Rise of Part-Time Work in the U.S.

U.S. unemployment in June was 7.6 percent, unchanged from May, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.

The Disturbing Trend Involving the Rise of Part Time Work in the U.S.But perhaps more disturbing than the fact that unemployment remains stubbornly high is the explosion in the number of part-time jobs. In fact, according to the BLS report, roughly 28 million Americans work part-time gigs.

This is an all-time. And that’s not all.

1 Dead as Flood Waters Rise Quickly in San Antonio; 1 Missing, about 130 Rescued

SAN ANTONIO (TheBlaze/AP) — A woman has been killed in flooding in the San Antonio area.

San Antonio Fire Department spokesman Christian Bove says the 29-year-old woman was trapped in her car, got on the roof and was swept away in floodwaters. He says her body was later found against a fence.

Bove says rescue workers are searching for a second person who’s missing after being trapped in another car.