By Anjuli Sastry

Feb 21, 2013 11:52am

Laura Bush Wants Out of Gay Marriage Ad

Laura Bush was apparently caught off guard this week when she was featured in a TV ad in support of  gay marriage. The ad, created by a group called Respect for Marriage Coalition, includes a statement Bush made during an interview with CNN’s “Larry King Live” in 2010… Read More »

By Anjuli Sastry

Feb 20, 2013 6:01am

Welcome to the Age of the Printed (Gun) Magazine

  Tech-savvy gun enthusiasts could easily find a way around any new curbs on firearms: If they want something, print it. A Texas law student who used a 3-D printer to fashion a plastic magazine and then posted his ensuing trip to the firing range… Read More »

Feb 11, 2013 3:39pm

Mr. Nugent Goes to Washington (for the State of the Union)

In an effort to attach faces to their push for stricter gun control laws,  President Obama and congressional Democrats have invited victims of gun violence to his State of the Union address Tuesday night in Washington. Texas Rep. Steve Stockman, a Republican, is bringing a… Read More »

By Jilian Fama

Feb 6, 2013 6:21pm

Sean Eldridge, Husband of Facebook Co-Founder, Running for Congress

Sean Eldridge, an investor and the husband of Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes, has filed paperwork establishing a campaign for New York’s 19th Congressional District seat in 2014. Eldridge, who is a frequent donor to Democratic candidates and committees, has publicly backed President Barack Obama and hopes to… Read More »

By Jilian Fama

Feb 6, 2013 2:00pm

Ashley Judd Takes Jabs From Conservative Super PAC

Actress Ashley Judd has not yet decided to run for Senate in Kentucky, but she’s already the subject of an attack video posted online by a conservative super PAC American Crossroads. Judd has entertained the idea of running against Kentucky Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell… Read More »

By ABC News

Feb 5, 2013 11:26pm

Sen. Marco Rubio Talks Immigration, Climate Change, and Tupac at BuzzFeed Brews

By BETSY KLEIN and MICHAEL CONTE WASHINGTON — In a crowded Capitol Hill bar filled with well dressed twenty-somethings, Sen. Marco Rubio shared thoughts on immigration reform and climate change along with life lessons he learned from Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G. in a candid… Read More »

By Jilian Fama

Feb 4, 2013 4:41pm

Samantha Power to Leave White House Human Rights Post

Samantha Power, the White House’s top human rights official, is leaving her post. On Monday, the White House said Power would step down from her position as director of the Office of Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights at the National Security Council. Tommy Vietor, an… Read More »

By Jilian Fama

Jan 30, 2013 1:51pm

Denver Mayor Does The ‘Ray Lewis’ Dance

Democratic Mayor Michael Hancock of Denver lost his bet as quickly as his beloved Broncos lost their bid to the Super Bowl, and it was Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake who came out victorious in this rivalrous football bet. Hancock placed a bet with Rawlings-Blake in favor of… Read More »

By Jilian Fama

Jan 30, 2013 1:48pm

One Less Illinois Gov. in Prison

The state of Illinois will see one less governor behind bars today. Former governor George Ryan, 78, was released from federal prison after serving over five years for corruption. Ryan, a Republican, left a federal prison in Terre Haute, Ind., five months early qualifying the… Read More »

Jan 25, 2013 11:12am

N.J. Mayor Cory Booker Helps Rescue Freezing Dog

While out working on a story in freezing New Jersey, a reporter and camera crew from New York station WABC-TV noticed a dog left out in the cold. Hours later, when they passed by again and saw that the dog was still outside, they decided… Read More »