A senior Homeland Security (DHS) official confirmed to Congress on Wednesday that militants associated with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) are planning to enter the United States via the porous southern border. Francis Taylor, under secretary for intelligence and analysis at DHS, told senators during a hearing that ISIL …

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In a brief introduction to myself, I am a new contributor here and I look forward to engaging with its readers on the topics that matter to us all.  As a family man, Marine Vet of Iraq, and observer of politics, I have watched over the past 6 years as the opposition to Obama and …

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I-594 Gun Control Supporter Paul Allen buys Tank Posted on September 12, 2014 by Staff From Washington Arms Collectors, Inc. The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today said billionaire Paul Allen, who recently donated $500,000 to support gun control Initiative 594, has taken hypocrisy to a new level by attempting …

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. triumphed over Marcos Maidana Saturday night, throwing fewer punches yet landing more of them and ultimately earning the judges’ unanimous decision — and welterweight and junior middleweight world titles — in Las Vegas. But he earned more than a victory and titles — a lot more. As ESPN noted, Mayweather raked in …

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — It took a murderous Idris Elba and a pair of dolphin buddies to defeat “Guardians of the Galaxy” at movie theaters. A still from “No Good Deed.” (Image via YouTube) According to studio estimates Sunday, the Sony thriller “No Good Deed,” which stars Elba as an escaped convict, topped the box …

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It’s the dream of many high school girls: winning a homecoming crown. But for 16-year-old Scarlett Lenh, the dream came true only a few weeks after the teen started wearing girl’s clothing to school, KUSA-TV reported. Scarlett Lenh. (Image via KUSA-TV) Lenh was crowned homecoming princess during the Friday night football game at Sand Creek …

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WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — The White House said Sunday it will find countries willing to send combat troops to fight the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq — but the officials weren’t saying what countries would actually contribute troops. White House chief of staff Denis McDonough signaled that the State Department in coming days will name …

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Cue the 2016 speculations: The former president and CEO of Ford Motors isn’t ruling out a presidential run. WILMINGTON, DE – MAY 08: Ford President and CEO Alan Mulally speaks with the media after the Ford 59th Annual Meeting of Shareholders at the Hotel DuPont on May 8, 2014 in Wilmington, Delaware. William Thomas Cain/Getty …

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All across the country, kids are going back to school. They’re going back to books, homework, and Michelle Obama’s school lunch guidelines. Just how contentious are these guidelines? A writer went to a high school in Minnesota to find out. Here’s what he found: There’s a sign in the lunchroom of Minnesota’s Sartell High School: …

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During the final segment of MSNBC’s coverage of Barack Obama’s brief Wednesday night speech — in which the Democratic occupant of the White House called for air strikes in Iraq and Syria to combat the ISIS terrorist group — Hardball host Chris Matthews used the occasion to hammer former Vice President Dick Cheney as the …

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To your small children, your beard might as well be your skin — remove it, and you become an unrecognizable monster. In a video uploaded to YouTube Thursday, Bradley Bailey demonstrates just how terrifying an unexpectedly clean-shaven father can be. It starts innocently enough with a bearded daddy playing peek-a-boo with his daughter. Image via …

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Sgt. Kim Munley, the policewoman who took three bullets stopping the Ft. Hood shooter, knows a thing or two about tough women. On Wednesday, Munley shared a video on Facebook that shows exactly how tough a little girl can be. Post by Kim Munley. The video, as WECT-TV reported, shows 10-year-old Kaylyn Mintz destroying a …

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The Middle East has spawned some wild conspiracy theories but this latest one emerging from Iran might just beat them all. An Iranian news site has alleged that Israel is currently engaged in a “dangerous global plot” to spread the Israeli martial art Krav Maga worldwide, describing the alleged program in the cloak and dagger …

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Officials in Starr County, Texas, are bracing for a potentially major event: militia forces guarding the U.S. border. Officials received word that militia members are planning to block bridges into Mexico in Rio Grande City, Roma and Falcon Dam on Saturday, Sept. 20, KRGV-TV reported, as a way to protest illegal border crossings. Image via …

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Jerald Rice typed his wife’s name into an Internet search engine. A series of unsettling stunts had perplexed him. Advertisements for sex with his wife popped up. “Adult entertainment of all types when my husband is not home,” the ads said. “Not for the faint of heart. Come see me during the day while my …

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Albuquerque Police Chief Gorden Eden said in an interview with USA Today that it will be difficult to reform the department because it is “stuck” with officers who “shouldn’t be on the force.” Eden told the newspaper that aspects of the contract between the union and the city make it difficult for officials to discipline …

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Kanye West left fans shocked on Friday night after he halted a performance when two fans failed to stand up for him, even though one had a prosthetic limb and the other was in a wheelchair. The star stopped the show in Sydney and demanded that every member of the audience got up and danced. Kanye …

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