Palin and Beck add fire to blazing row over Phil Robertson and Duck Dynasty

Conservative pundits and governor of Louisiana offer support after reality TV patriarch is suspended for comments made to GQ Ed Pilkington

New Jersey governor approves college tuition bill for illegal immigrants

Chris Christie passed part of the ‘Dream Act,’ which reduces out-of-state tuition rate for non-citizen college students

National intelligence chief declassifies Bush-era documents on NSA programs

Release of documents follows federal court order relates to bulk collection origins

Facebook takes heat for gun advertising changes

Both pro and anti gun groups have been critical of the social network, which has become one of the world’s largest marketplaces for guns Dominic Rushe

Uber sued by family of six-year-old killed in San Francisco crash

Uber says it’s not liable for damages in death of Sofia Liu because driver who fatally struck her had no passenger at time Dominic Rushe

Octogenarian nun awaits sentence for protest break-in at US nuclear plant

Megan Rice was charged with sabotage for breaking into Y-12 facility at Oak Ridge, Tennessee On Monday morning, four days short of her 84th birthday, Sister Megan Rice ate a hearty breakfast of pancakes and oatmeal at the ungodly hour of 4.30am in Knox county jail, Knoxville, Tennessee. Rice, a white-haired Catholic nun and anti-nuclear … Continue reading