State troopers outnumber protesters at Montgomery secession rally -- Screenshot

Alabama Confederate ‘flagger’ is ‘shocked’ when nobody shows up for her secession rally

Approximately 30 attendees showed up, including the event organizers who had moved the rally to Saturday from Friday in the hopes of attracting a larger crowd.
More than two dozen top US scientists, among them nuclear researchers and Nobel prize winners, praised the Iran nuclear deal as major security achievement in a letter to President Barack Obama (AFP Photo/Yuri Gripas)

Obama to rename North America’s highest peak as Denali on Alaska trip

President Barack Obama on Monday will officially restore Denali as the name of North America’s tallest mountain, ending a 40-year battle over what to call the peak that has been known as Mount McKinley.

Your move, Donald Trump: Scott Walker says building a wall along Canadian border a ‘legitimate issue’

Asked in an interview on NBC if he wanted to build a wall on the Canadian border, the Wisconsin governor cited his experience talking to voters “including some law enforcement folks” in New Hampshire, an early voting state. Such people, he said, were concerned about terrorists potentially crossing over from Canada.
Chrissie Hynde - Twitter account

Singer Chrissie Hynde criticized for victim-blaming rape comments: ‘If you play with fire, you get burnt’

“If you’re wearing something that says ‘Come and f*ck me’, you’d better be good on your feet … I don’t think I’m saying anything controversial am I?” the rocker said.
US presidential candidate Donald Trump, pictured in New York City on August 17, 2015, extended his lead in the 2016 Republican nomination race, according to a national poll (AFP Photo/Don Emmert)

Donald Trump: As president I will give more power to cops to ‘get rid of gangs’

"We’re going to get rid of those gang members so fast your head will spin," Trump told the National Federation of Republican Assemblies.
Josh Duggar (Screenshot/YouTube)

Duggar’s ‘rehab’ facility run by pastor accused of protecting sexual predator from prosecution: report

A leader at the Christian rehabilitation center Josh Duggar supposedly checked into is helping another accused sexual predator avoid prosecution by keeping him abroad.
New Jersey governor Chris Christie during an interview with Fox News (Screenshot)

Chris Christie: As president I would hire FedEx CEO to teach us how to track immigrants like packages

Christie's comments drew the attention of Lis Smith, a spokesperson for Democrat Martin O’Malley’s campaign, who tweeted: “Wow. Taking dehumanizing language to new lows.”
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). Photo by Gage Skidmore via Flickr Creative Commons.

Ted Cruz instructs thousands of pastors to violate federal law by reading Sunday sermon he wrote

Struggling to get some traction in a GOP primary season dominated by the upstart candidacy of Donald Trump, the campaign of Texas Senator Ted Cruz (R) has distributed a sermon for preachers to use on Sunday urging the defunding of Planned Parenthood.
Former North Greenville Univ. president Jimmy Epting. [YouTube]

Baptist College president’s affair revealed in shocking video shot by his son

The footage shows a man identified as Paul Epting telling his father, Jimmy Epting, “It’s over dad."