TODAY'S TOP NEWS
The week that was
A review of the week’s top stories.
Obama concedes victory to ISIS in Round One of the new great war
Obama has no trouble coming up with strategies when he WANTS to get something done.
Would it kill you to hire more black cops? (Yes)
Violent crime increased by a minimum of 3.3 percent every year after affirmative action policies went into effect — and the spike in crime was highest in black neighborhoods.
ISIS threatens another American hostage, and this time it’s a woman
Also taken hostage: Syrian soldiers, American foreign policy.
Burger King to escape U.S. corporate tax system
And Obama’s pal Warren Buffett is helping them do it.
How much of a threat is ISIS to the West?
Is the Islamic State mostly a threat to its neighbors, or does it already have “external operations” under way?
Obama expresses grief by golfing, or something
Playing for time has helped Obama escape from many scandals before, but ISIS probably isn’t going to fade away after the next round of Sunday shows.
No facts, no peace
Stirring up racial hatred is how journalists make up for sending their own kids to lily-white private schools.
ISIS beheads captured journalist
Another life is threatened if the United States does not comply with the terror state’s demands.
Ferguson update: Police under ‘heavy gunfire’
The facts of the case become minor background details against the tides of mighty Narrative.