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Missouri Governor Sends More National Guard Troops To Ferguson

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Ferguson, MO) -- More than two-thousand Missouri National Guard troops are now on duty across the St. Louis area. Guard troops were prominent during Tuesday night's protests in Ferguson, backing up police officers and helping maintain order. Governor Jay Nixon sent in more troops after Monday night's riots destroyed more than a dozen buildings in…

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Undergoes Stent Procedure

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Cleveland, OH) -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is resting comfortably after undergoing a procedure to place a stent in her heart on Wednesday. A statement from the nation's highest court says the 81-year-old had the stent placed in her right coronary artery. The surgery was performed after Ginsburg complained of discomfort after exercising.

GOP Wants Romney, Dems Want Hillary In 2016

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Undated) -- Republican voters want to see Mitt Romney have another go at taking the Oval Office in 2016 while Democrats overwhelmingly favor Hillary Clinton for their Presidential pick. A new Quinnipiac poll released today shows 19-percent of Republican voters would support Romney. Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush was next, with eleven-percent. Hillary Clinton leads…

3-D Printer On Space Station Prints A Spare Part

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Undated) -- Astronauts on the International Space Station are making spare parts on a 3-D printer. The printer was installed on the space station on November 17th and crew members ran a couple of test prints. On Monday, ground control sent the command for the 3-D printer to make it's first spare part -- a…

Turkey Pardon Today At White House

Posted On November 26, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Two lucky turkeys will live through Thanksgiving in the spirit of bipartisanship. Both President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner will be on hand for a double turkey pardon today at the White House Rose Garden. This year's birds hail from Ohio's Cooper Farms. Cooper Farms is located in Boehner's congressional district.