BREAKING: Off-Duty Corrections Officer Shot And Killed In Her Car In Brooklyn, NY[Updated With Pic Of Car]

Not clear if in uniform. Looking at car and the bullet holes, looks definitely targeted. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — An off-duty city correction officer was fatally shot while sitting in her car in Brooklyn Sunday night. The shooting happened around 9:15 p.m., near Avenue L and E. 73rd Street in the Flatlands section of the borough. […]

A Cabinet position for Petraeus; disciplinary actions for Broadwell after affair

While former CIA Director David Petraeus is interviewing for a top job in the Trump administration, the woman he had an affair with is facing possible disciplinary actions from the Army.The Pentagon decided in February it would not pursue any… More >

Bergdahl asks Obama for pardon

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive for five years and freed in an exchange for five Taliban prisoners, has asked President Obama to pardon him before leaving the White House.A source told Fox News that Bergdahl wrote a letter to… More >

Obama’s Approval Holds Steady in Post-Election November

When tracking President Obama’s job approval on a daily basis, people sometimes get so caught up in the day-to-day fluctuations that they miss the bigger picture. To look at the longer-term trends, Rasmussen Reports compiles the numbers on a full-month basis, and the results can be seen in the graphics below. (Want a free daily […]

Gallup Vault: Putting the "Executive" in the Executive Branch

A majority of Americans in 1939 were drawn to the ideas of “big businessmen” to help the country overcome the economic problems of the Great Depression. More >

Overnight Open Thread: When All Hell Is Breaking Loose, Chip Gaines Remembers This…

We brought you this story about how some in media feel that the Chip and Joanna Gaines have gotten too successful and need to be brought down because they are, shockingly, faith-filled Christians. The Gaines aren’t Christians who preach at you through their show, telling you how to live. The show never even mentions religion. […]

Trump announces Mattis as Defense pick

President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday confirmed reports that he would be nominating retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis as his pick for secretary of Defense. Trump made the revelation in his first post-election rally in… More >

The Internet's Where It's At For Holiday Shoppers

Has Cyber Monday taken the place of Black Friday? (To see survey question wording, click here.) (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it’s in the news, it’s in our polls). Rasmussen Reports updates are also available on Twitter or Facebook. The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on November 28-29, 2016 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of […]

U.S. Gallup Good Jobs Rate Dips to 45.7% in November

The Gallup Good Jobs rate declined slightly in November, in line with seasonal patterns. Unemployment also dipped slightly to the lowest in Gallup’s trend. More >

Overnight Open Thread: The Last Survivor Of The 19th Century

Eggs and cookies. The secret to life… Via Daily Mail: The world’s oldest woman has celebrated another birthday, as she turned 117 today. Italian woman Emma Morano is the last known person alive to have been born in the 19th century, and the oldest person on record in the world. She celebrated the landmark day […]