Fri Jan 23, 2015 AT 7:07 AM EDT
Iran now has a ballistic missile with range that reaches the United States, according to a report in the Jerusalem Post. Newsmax reports the nearly 90 foot long missile was spotted on a launch pad just outside Tehran, and had previously been secret.
Thu Jan 22, 2015 AT 6:54 AM EDT
The Justice Department is expected to recommend that no federal civil rights charges be made against Officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, the New York Times reports. While Attorney General Eric Holder could still decide to overrule the decision, an FBI investigation found no evidence to support charges.
Wed Jan 21, 2015 AT 7:48 AM EDT
Republicans in Congress had a simple response to President Obama’s new proposals which include $320 billion in new taxes: NO. Speaker John Boehner said, “All the president offered tonight is more taxes, more government, and more of the same approach that has failed middle-class families,” Newsmax reports. “These aren’t just the wrong policies, they’re the wrong priorities: growing Washington’s bureaucracy instead of America’s economy.”