Rand Paul burst back into Washington yesterday making clear that he is not relenting in his battle to hobble the Patriot Act. He also responded to critics he said were secretly hoping for a terrorist attack on the US.
In many presidential elections, conservatives have been frustrated that they get stuck with establishment Republicans such as John McCain or Mitt Romney, their votes often lost among a plethora of candidates.
Harriette Thompson, 92, became the oldest woman to finish a marathon yesterday, pounding the pavement for more than seven hours in San Diego. She battled cancer - and something else more recently - making her feat all the more amazing.
The effort to paint the nation’s police officers as uniformed crime families — led by the Obama administration, former Attorney General Eric Holder and America’s racial grievance industry– has created a “Ferguson Effect”.