NATO reports 'large scale' Russian air activity in European airspace - Yahoo News

Russia's intervention and the speed with which it was able to bring military pressure to bear on Kiev in support of pro-Moscow rebels in the east surprised many and badly rattled countries on NATO's eastern flank.

Man panics after shooting gun for first time -

"None of us thought that the result of hitting his target would cause that tree to come down.”

VP Joe Biden, caught vacationing on government property for free, must pay up - National Conservative |

"According to the report, this particular property was banned approximately 20 years ago by the National Park Service and is to be used for nothing other than official use. That is why an investigation has begun. It has been reported by Zeke Miller of Time magazine that there are questions about Vice President Joe Biden’s time spent there – as well as several of President Barack Obama’s cabinet secretaries"

Senior Obama official: Israeli PM Netanyahu is 'chickenshit' |

“The good thing about Netanyahu is that he’s scared to launch wars,” the official told Goldberg, explaining the meaning behind calling the leader of an ally a “chickenshit.”

Biden: We Need To ‘Stop The March Of The Tea Party Now’ « CBS DC

“If we don’t stop the march of the Tea Party now, those majority Republicans in the House and Senate who know better are never going to have the courage to stand up and vote the right way,” he said.

Colorado man runs over own head avoiding cigarette burn 

Colorado students score poorly on new social studies, science tests - The Denver Post

"Colorado students scored dismally in new science and social studies test results released Monday, a sobering development as the state enters a new era of standards and tests meant to be more demanding."

Can Obama Find Thumpin’ to Say?"-Peggy Noonan-WSJ

"But Democrats this year—what a rhetorical, emotional and policy disaster. In ’08 they were on fire with hope, in ’12 they were keep the faith, stay the course. This year they are surly. They are unloving and unlovable. It’s race and gender politics, it’s wheelchairs, it’s endless defensiveness about voting for or with the president. 

Republicans may have failed to unite, but the Democrats divide."

Michelle Obama Flubs Again: Gets Dem Candidate Bio Wrong | The Weekly Standard

"First Lady Michelle Obama incorrectly referred to Democratic senator Mark Udall as a "fifth-generation Coloradan" while at a campaign stop Thursday. Udall, who is running for reelection, was born in Tucson, Arizona, and is the son of the former Arizona congressman and presidential candidate Morris Udall."

Climate change is a lie: Global warming 'not real' claims Weather Channel founder | Nature | News | Daily Express

"John Coleman, who co-founded the Weather Channel, shocked academics by insisting the theory of man-made climate change was no longer scientifically credible.

Instead, what 'little evidence' there is for rising global temperatures points to a 'natural phenomenon' within a developing eco-system."

James O’Keefe Strikes Again-voter fraud is both easy and condoned in Colorado. | National Review Online

"Today, he is releasing some new undercover footage that raises disturbing questions about ballot integrity in Colorado, the site of fiercely contested races for the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House, and the governorship."

2014 Poll Tracker — Senate, Governors, Other Races - WSJ

"Explore the Wall Street Journal's guide to top Senate and governor races
and compare sentiment in national polls. Data provided by Real Clear Politics."

Republican Populism or Republican Destruction-Victor Davis Hanson

"Not since the summer of 1974 or October 1980 have we see a presidency in a total meltdown. Abroad, ISIS, Putin, and the bullying Chinese have revealed that the Obama administration is either clueless or has subordinated foreign policy decisions to rank politics — or both. At home we have Ebola. Meanwhile, the list of corrupt, incompetent or politically rogue federal agencies keeps growing"

New app can solve your math problems |

"App developer MicroBlink has released PhotoMath, a program designed to solve mathematical equations captured though a cell phone camera."

Video: Ottawa shooting: shots fired inside Canadian parliament building - Telegraph

"Reporter's video of police in Ottawa engaging in a shoot out in Parliament Hill building, after a soldier was shot by the National War Memorial"

Tom Coburn skewers NIH in final ‘Wastebook’ - Burgess Everett -

"Other NIH spending targeted by Coburn includes $371,000 spent on researching women’s emotional state when they see their dog compared to seeing their child; $533,000 for studying how Buddhism explains the science of meditation; and $804,000 spent developing “Kiddio: Food Fight,” a smartphone game aimed at empowering parents in vegetable-eating negotiations with their children."

Former U.S. president candidate Hart to be representative for Northern Ireland - Yahoo News

"A contender for the 1988 Democratic presidential nomination, Hart saw his White House dreams dashed in 1987 after a newspaper published a photo of a woman sitting on the married candidate's lap aboard a boat named "Monkey Business."

Politico Poll: 64% Believe America Is 'Out of Control'

"An overwhelming majority of voters in the most competitive 2014 elections say it feels as if events in the United States are 'out of control' and expressed mounting alarm about terrorism, anxiety about Ebola and harsh skepticism of both political parties only three weeks before the Nov. 4 midterms,"

Teen convicted as 'armed clowns' spread panic in French towns - Yahoo News

"Using fake weapons these "clowns" have been "mostly spotted outside schools, but also on public roads, in bushes, in a square. Their targets are often young children or teenagers, but also adults," a police source told AFP."

Denmark tries a soft-handed approach to returned Islamist fighters - The Washington Post

"In other countries, Talha — one of hundreds of young jihadists from the West who has fought in Syria and Iraq — might be barred from return or thrown in jail. But in Denmark, a country that has spawned more foreign fighters per capita than almost anywhere else, the port city of Aarhus is taking a novel approach by rolling out a welcome mat."