U.S. Intelligence: Iran Sending More Fighters to Yemen

27 May 2015, 4:00 am

Iran has dispatched additional paramilitary forces to Yemen to aid pro-Tehran rebels seeking to take control of the strategic southern Arabian state, according to recent U.S. intelligence reports.

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Al Qaeda is experiencing a resurgence on Twitter, as feeds associated with the terrorist group are reaching up to 200,000 extremist followers, according to a new report, which criticizes the social networking giant for failing to crack down on radical terror groups.

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Iran is hosting a contest for cartoons that ridicule the Islamic State as militias supported by Tehran expand their fight against the terrorist group in Iraq. Iran’s House of Cartoon, which is financed by the local government in Tehran, has organized the display of the submissions this week fr

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Hillary Clinton’s distinctive laugh lights up a room. Here’s a 40-second montage of some of her best cackles over the years.

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The American Spectator

The Death Star Is in Seattle

When Shell Oil’s massive arctic drill rig, the Polar Pioneer, floated toward the Port of Seattle’s Terminal Five on May 16, Seattle’s former mayor, Mike McGinn tweeted, “It’s like the deathstar landed in Seattle.” Based on the reactions of his fellow army of &ldq

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27 May 2015, 3:00 am

Prof. Raccoon, the chair of the Critical Studies Department, is scowling in the boxwood hedge. It’s Commencement Day, but he ignores the Tiepolo blue skies and smiling faces, the folding chairs in a row and proud families in the quadrangle. His 2015 commencement season is fraught with anxiety
Republicans in 1994 had their best election cycle in decades. The GOP swept to joint majorities in Congress for the first time in 40 years. And the party picked up a net 10 governorships, giving them 30 of 50 overall. But Jeb Bush wasn’t among them. The Bush family scion came up short that ye
Washington Before he passed away recently John M. Templeton, the distinguished physician and philanthropist, questioned: “Should we tolerate a public educational system with its entrenched self-interest which virtually every inner-city parent knows is destroying any hope or possibility of the

The Federalist

The Federalist Radio Hour: John Dickerson

Ben Domenech interviews journalist John Dickerson about his vision for Face the Nation.

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New information about Nick Loeb’s fight to save his two girls and how it could save far more frozen babies.
It’s confusing to be a second-generation immigrant from South Asia, which doesn’t fit Americans’ binary conceptions of race.
The Boy Scouts have banned throwing water balloons and pointing water guns at each other. What’s left for them to lose?

The Washington Free Beacon

U.S. Intelligence: Iran Sending More Fighters to Yemen

Iran has dispatched additional paramilitary forces to Yemen to aid pro-Tehran rebels seeking to take control of the strategic southern Arabian state, according to recent U.S. intelligence reports.

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Al Qaeda is experiencing a resurgence on Twitter, as feeds associated with the terrorist group are reaching up to 200,000 extremist followers, according to a new report, which criticizes the social networking giant for failing to crack down on radical terror groups.
Iran is hosting a contest for cartoons that ridicule the Islamic State as militias supported by Tehran expand their fight against the terrorist group in Iraq. Iran’s House of Cartoon, which is financed by the local government in Tehran, has organized the display of the submissions this week fr

Big Government

Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would be changing its policy toward Cuba, opening a Havana embassy and expanding travel. “Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the American and Cuban people and begin a new chapter among the na

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President Barack Obama revealed his favorite film of the year to People Magazine in an interview released on Wednesday.  Obama named Richard Linklater’s Boyhood his favorite movie of 2014.  “Boyhood was a great movie,” he told People Magazine. “That, I think,
On Wednesday's broadcast of ABC's "World News," network report Cecilia Vega confirmed North Korea was behind the cyber-attack on Sony. “Tonight, ABC News has learned federal investigators have determined North Korea is responsible for the worst corporate cyber-attack in history,” Vega
Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids is calling for embattled MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, to return all $329,000 he was paid by the state of Minnesota as a subcontractor on a 2011 contract to analyze the state's plan to develop its Obamacare he

American Thinker

Impoverishment: America's New Normal

The defining American middle class is devolving toward poverty. There seems little doubt that the economic pattern results from government intervention.

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An Illinois special congressional election provides an opportunity to rebuke both a passive GOP and an overreaching left. 


27 May 2015, 12:00 am

Whether the church, para-church organizations, the government, schools, corporations, small businesses, and even blood banks, the plague of liberalism seems to know no bounds. 
Here is how Republicans should answer the "if you knew then what you knew now" question.

Heritage Foundation

A Future Freely Chosen

The Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists consists of members of the European Parliament who oppose the centralized power of the European Union; they favor... Read More The post A Future Freely Chosen appeared first on The Daily Signal.

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It’s increasingly rare these days to see two people from opposite sides of the political spectrum sit down and have a conversation – which is... Read More The post How David Axelrod Views the 2016 Campaign appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Congress has less than a week to decide the fate of a government surveillance program that was created after 9/11 to prevent terrorist attacks. The... Read More The post Debate Over NSA ‘Spying’ Program, Explained in Under 2 Minutes appeared first on The Daily Signal.
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Townhall.com

The Unjust Law That Led to Freddie Gray's Death: If Cops and Prosecutors Can't Agree on Whether His Knife Was Legal, How Was He Supposed To Know?

One charge was conspicuously absent from the indictments that a Baltimore grand jury issued last Thursday in connection with the death of Freddie Gray from injuries he suffered in police custody.

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The fate of Hillary Clinton's bid for the presidency will be determined by one overriding factor in the 2015-16 election cycle: the underperforming American economy.
Mike Huckabee doesn't have a lot of prominent defenders, and I am not volunteering for the job.
I almost never do this, but I felt it was very important to share a letter with you so that the whole world could understand what really happened in Ireland as this predominantly Catholic nation voted decisively to redefine marriage.

The Corner

Start Your Day with a Donation

One reader sends $100 and the comment: Keep up the good work.  And another sends $50 with: The need for what you do hasn’t decreased over the years. Please continue to fight the good fight. And with $100, yet another writes: Great magazine! Please keep up the good fight. You ha

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26 May 2015, 4:41 pm

The latest Bookmonger podcast is with Will Morrisey, author of Churchill and de Gaulle: The Geopolitics of Liberty. This is the all-Hillsdale College podcast, with me (director of the journalism program) asking questions of Will (politics professor) in my office on campus. Will explains the nat
As Patrick Brennan notes, a three-judge panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals just handed the Obama administration a huge defeat. It denied the government’s request for an emergency stay of a preliminary injunction blocking implementation of President Obama’s immigration amnesty p


26 May 2015, 3:32 pm

I agree with Mark’s suggestion, and indeed have written (along with Hans von Spakovsky) that “restoration of voting rights should be done carefully and on a case-by-case basis once the felon can establish in fact that he has turned over a new leaf. When that has been shown, then holding

Red State

What is in a picture?

What we think is unusual or touching says a lot about us as a society. Sometimes the item of attention must be taken in context to fully appreciate it. A few weeks ago, the media were abuzz with the obviously mentally unbalanced Bruce Jenner's journey from man to mutilated-man. In a previous, more

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A political consultant, earlier this year, told me where she thought the beginning of the end of Hillary Clinton's campaign for President would begin. She spoke of it matter of factly. She said that on more than one occasion, as a company had business before a foreign government, President Clinton
Hillary Clinton did quite well out of overseeing the doubling of arms sales to the Middle East. Allegedly. The post Hillary Clinton and the Merchants of Death. appeared first on RedState.
If anything is a threat to the pro-abortion movement, it's the existence of crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) across the nation. Those who find themselves inside such a place believe options are limited and time is of the essence. No matter how they became pregnant, they are in need of and proactivel
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