BABY OVERHEATS ON HOT AIRPLANE, MOM ANGRY WITH UNITED AIRLINES OVER HANDLING OF MEDICAL CRISIS

A baby overheated on a hot airplane when the aircraft was sitting in scorching temperatures. Usually, stories like this are about children being left in hot cars during the blistering days of summer, but in this case, a 4-month-old boy overheated on a commercial flight scheduled from Denver, Colorado to El Paso, Texas. The parents are furious with United Airlines for how it handled the medical crisis,...

Supreme Court imposes church tax

Reckless ruling blows a huge hole in the wall between church and state: Opposing view In America, houses of worship should continue to pay their own way. Religious institutions in this country have traditionally relied on voluntary support, not taxpayer funds, to grow and prosper. This system has worked well for us. Religion in America has thrived under this voluntary principle. Monday’s decision...

Trump says he’s sending ‘federal help’ to stem Chicago violence

CHICAGO — The Trump administration announced Friday they are dispatching an additional 20 ATF agents permanently to the nation’s third largest city in an effort to stem the scourge of gun violence in the city that’s left more than 1,000 dead over the last 18 months. With the additional agents, the agency presence will increase to about 60 agents from 40 in Chicago. The Justice Department...