Senate majority leader Harry Reid says that a Senate health care bill being crafted behind the scenes will include a government-run insurance program that would allow individual states to opt out of it.
A new poll out of China has revealed that more than half of all Chinese do NOT want the swine flu vaccine.
Iraqi officials have closed almost 2,500 schools as a precaution against the spread of swine flu.
Worldwide, the H1N1 swine flu has now claimed nearly 5,000 lives.
Food crisis? There are a whole bunch of signs pointing to the reality that food will never be this cheap again.
Legislators from 16 of the largest economies in the world are seeking consensus on a wide variety of climate-related policies ahead of December talks in Copenhagen.
Are millions of patients about to lose access to safe herbal medicines under new EU rules?
More Big Brother in the U.K. - police in that nation are gathering the personal details of thousands of activists who attend political meetings and protests, and storing their data on a network of nationwide intelligence databases.
Afghan police opened fire to disperse approximately 1,000 protesters in Kabul on Sunday after they burned an effigy of President Barack Obama.
George W. Bush's coverup of the torture scandal is turning into Barack Obama's coverup of the torture scandal.
For the first time ever, at least half of all American workers are women.
A major international health study has shown that cell phone use can be linked to four different kinds of cancer.
If you are thinking of taking a vaccine, perhaps you should hear this tragic story from a victim of the Gardasil vaccine first.
Lastly, police in San Francisco will no longer impound cars the first time drivers are pulled over without a license because officials felt that would be "unfair" to illegal aliens.
Don't worry, this isn't socialism - Barack Obama's "pay czar" has decided to cut the salaries of 25 executives at seven firms that have received federal bailout money.
62% of respondents to a new ABC News/Washington Post survey say that they will probably not get the swine flu vaccine.
The Swedish Medical Products Agency is investigating whether the swine flu vaccine was responsible for one patient's death.
Now the U.S. federal government is even using children's television to promote the swine flu vaccine.
U.S. Representative Greg Walden, a Republican from Oregon, has been confirmed to have contracted the H1N1 swine flu virus.
Did Israeli and Iranian officials secretly meet in Cairo last month to discuss regional nuclear issues?
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer claims that the Constitution's "general welfare" clause empowers Congress to be able to force Americans to buy health insurance.
How bad are things getting in Washington? Now the Democrats have even gone so far as to change the locks to keep Republicans out of House committee rooms.
7 months after the "stimulus package", 49 out of the 50 states have lost jobs.
Will Tony Blair be made the very first "EU president" next month?
Leaders of more than 400,000 Anglicans who quit that church due to the controversy over women priests plan to seek immediate unity with Rome under the apostolic constitution announced by Pope Benedict.
A 4 year drought has pushed 23 million Africans to the brink of starvation.
Mexico City is now known as "the murder capital of the world".
China's push for oil in Gulf of Mexico is putting the U.S. in an awkward spot.
A new book is claiming that Henry Paulson, while he was U.S. Treasury Secretary, held a meeting in Moscow with Goldman Sachs’s board during which he revealed sensitive details of forthcoming government policy.
A young black woman who claimed that she was kidnapped, raped and tortured by seven white people in a racial attack that shocked America now says that she made it all up.
Even major newspapers in the U.K. are shocked by how far culture and civility have declined in the U.K.
Lastly, it turns out that Planned Parenthood personnel are actually teaching sex education classes in Cleveland public schools.
972 students at one high school in the Chicago area are sick with flu-like symptoms, and the school is being shut down until Monday at the earliest in an attempt to stop the spread of the flu.
A shocking report in the National Law Journal reveals that employers across the United States are asking their lawyers if they can make it mandatory for their workers to take the H1N1 swine flu vaccine.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in the middle of a major swine flu vaccine controversy after it was revealed that one swine flu vaccine will be given to German soldiers, policemen, and government officials while another swine flu vaccine will be given to the general population.
The CDC says that half of those hospitalized with the new H1N1 swine flu virus are under the age of 25.
Turkeys on an unidentified farm in Ontario, Canada have been confirmed to have contracted the H1N1 swine flu virus.
It turns out that the pharmaceutical industry is making huge profits from this swine flu pandemic scare.
Commentator Bill Sardi is wondering why health authorities are being so evasive in answering questions about this year's swine flu vaccination campaign.
The Gardasil vaccine is now being recommended for eligible boys between the ages of 9 to 18 in the Vaccines For Children program.
Iran has agreed "in principle" to a process that will put about 80 percent of their existing enriched uranium supplies beyond military use.
Will the Copenhagen Climate Treaty be one huge step towards a global government?
European officials are extremely concerned about the very rapid decline of the dollar.
Is Barack Obama purposely choosing decline for America?
If Barack Obama's father was born in 1936, then how could his father have served in World War II as he has claimed?
Before leaving office, President Bush signed a law which allows the federal government to screen the DNA of all newborn babies born in the U.S. even without the consent of the parents.
A frightened police officer in the U.K. contacted British UFO experts after seeing three aliens examining a freshly made crop circle near Avebury, Wiltshire.
The director of the epic Hollywood disaster movie 2012 is admitting that he is more than a little frightened of what may happen that year.
Lastly, there is one cartoon that all Americans should watch before they sign on to the socialist agenda that Barack Obama is trying to push.
Florida health officials are actually drawing up guidelines that recommend barring patients with incurable cancer, multiple sclerosis and other conditions from being admitted to hospitals if the state is overwhelmed by a swine flu crisis.
On Tuesday, March 11th, 2008, somebody made one of the craziest bets Wall Street has ever seen. They spent 1.7 million dollars on a series of options, betting that shares in investment bank Bear Stearns would lose more than half their value in nine days or less. No investment bank in history ever had that happen. It was an absolutely insane thing to do. But it happened, and the person who made that trade made about 270 million dollars from the fall of Bear Stearns. Do you think that is a coincidence?
The White House is calling on other news organizations to isolate and alienate Fox News. So much for freedom of the press?
The U.S. is sponsoring a plan at the United Nations that would actually restrict free speech.
Does the CIA have a plan to monitor the Internet for anti-government sentiment?
A prominent atheist organization will be plastering the slogan "A million New Yorkers are good without God" in a dozen subway stations in New York City beginning next week.
A New York Times environmental reporter is suggesting that we should give carbon credits to couples that limit themselves to having one child.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is running around the country promoting how "wonderful" genetically modified food is and how horrible the "overpopulation problem" is.
Is Citibank closing credit card accounts without warning?
A stunning new UFO photograph is making big news in Indonesia.
The Army Experience Center, a 14,500-square-foot "virtual educational facility" in the Franklin Mills Mall in a suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is teaching young kids how much fun it is to kill people.
The U.S. Navy has a new slogan: "America’s Navy: A global force for good".
Barack Obama is appointing a lesbian activist lawyer to the Equal Employment Opportunity Council.
It turns out that high-fructose corn syrup produces a toxic chemical known as hydroxymethylfurfural when it is heated.
Global warming? Days of heavy snow have brought chaos, death and an early start to the skiing season in parts of Europe.
According to a new UCLA study, the Internet is altering our brains.
There have been a series of small earthquakes in the area of the New Madrid fault. Someday when the "big one" hits that fault it will change the United States forever.
What is happening to America? Barack Obama recently lit the ceremonial White House Diwali lamp with dozens of Asian, Indian and Hindu Americans in attendance.
Barack Obama’s "safe schools czar" says that we should teach respect for homosexuality in kindergarten.
In a very disturbing story, virgin girls from the U.K. as young as 12 years old are being sold to mega-rich Arabs for sex at up to £50,000 per encounter.
Lastly, a new U.N. report recommends that counterterrorism operations be more sensitive to gender issues.
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