On Thursday, Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Penn.) was seeking a vote on a bill he introduced with Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) to make it a federal crime to commit the animal abuse known as "crushing." The move to vote on the bill was crushed - by Sen. Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.).
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Pitcher Jose Fernandez shares a laugh with Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria, left, after a Marlins victory. At rear are Fernandez’s mother, Maritza, and his attorney and adviser, Ralph Fernandez, no relation.
September 21, 2016, 3:59 PM EDT
Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.) discusses the problems he sees with tax breaks on C-Span. (screen grab)(CNSNews.com) - Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.) says much of the U.S. budget deficit is due to the giving of tax breaks.
September 20, 2016, 11:53 AM EDT
Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Ill.), Vice-Chair of the Equality Caucus, says he led the Sept. 12 letter to the U.S. Dept.
September 19, 2016, 1:54 PM EDT
Passengers get aboard for Blue Line Trolley service. (wikipedia commons)(CNSNews.com) - The Federal Transportation Administration (FTA) announced last week that it has awarded $1.04 billion dollars of taxpayer funds for a 10.92-mile trolley line extension in California.
September 16, 2016, 12:23 PM EDT
Quarterback Tom Brady of The New England Patriots. (AP Photo)New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says, he always chooses to stand during the national anthem.
Kerry: Climate Change Skeptics Believe 'Extra Water is Just Going to Spill Over the Sides of a Flat Earth'
September 16, 2016, 10:14 AM EDT
Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the Global Fishing Watch event in Washington, D.C.(CNSNews.com) - Secretary of State John Kerry says, climate change skeptics believe that with “the melting of the ice and the rise of sea level, all that extra water is just going to spill
September 15, 2016, 11:51 AM EDT
Baracktrema obamai is a tiny parasitic flatworm that lives in turtles' blood. A new study officially had named the 2-inch creature after President Obama.WSBT-TV reports, Thomas Platt, a newly retired biology professor at Saint Mary's College in Indiana chose the name.
Planned Parenthood Award Winner: ‘Whose Political Survival Is More Important Than the Lives of These Children?’
September 14, 2016, 2:48 PM EDT
On Wednesday, the recipient of 2014 Margaret Sanger award from Planned Parenthood said, “Whose political survival is more important than the lives of these children?”Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) made the comments on the House floor while speaking about gun control. Pelosi said it was “too politically dangerous” for some lawmakers to vote for more gun control legislation.
September 13, 2016, 11:13 AM EDT
Sadie Robertson with family members participating on the Live Original Tour.
September 12, 2016, 4:38 PM EDT
White House Spokesman Josh Earnest says the Obama Administration “has prided itself and made transparency in government a genuine priority,” as the
September 12, 2016, 12:45 PM EDT
Chicago skyline (AP Photo).(CNSNews.com) - The city of Chicago will be hiring an agricultural coordinator using some of its taxpayer funding from a million dollar federal grant.
September 9, 2016, 4:28 PM EDT
AP FILE - In this Sept.
September 9, 2016, 12:08 PM EDT
Actor Kirk Cameron speaks at the Values Voter Summit on Friday.(CNSNews.com) - Actor and outspoken Christian Kirk Cameron says, America is at a pivotal point where “we’re going to turn back to God or we’re going to continue on a path that’s going to take us ov
September 8, 2016, 2:28 PM EDT
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Niners quarterback Colin Kaepernick (center) kneels during the national anthem before a preseason game against the Chargers.
September 7, 2016, 4:15 PM EDT
A Marijuana plant. (AP Photo)(CNSNews.com) - Rep.
September 6, 2016, 2:36 PM EDT
Screen capture of Dept. of Labor video.(CNSNews.com) - The U.S.
September 2, 2016, 2:20 PM EDT
Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty fame says when we look at our culture “we’re the problem” and that we should “turn to God “ and show the media what “real love is.”Robertson made the comments while speaking at the Gateway Church in Southlake, Texas on Saturday.
September 1, 2016, 3:39 PM EDT
WikiLeaks logo(CNSNews.com) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says, the liberal media is “falling over themselves” in their defense of Hillary Clinton and are “erecting a demon.”