Damage inside the burnt US consulate building in Benghazi (Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Why Did The White House Take So Long To Admit Libya Attack Was Terrorism?

With Americans watching the nearing of the date September 11, 2012 on the calendar for weeks – if not months – and dreading the stark reality that something disastrous may happen to innocent Americans again, the president and his political cronies refused to believe what happened.


Mitt Romney speaks to the National Guard Association (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can’t Resist Political Attacks

The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.


The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.


911 call

Deputies Suspended, Charged With Ignoring 911 Call

Man had been assaulted, needed hospitalization.



Woman Calls 911, Says Boyfriend Threw Away Her Food

When deputies arrived to investigate the complain they determined it to be false.



911 Hello What’s Your Emergency?

36-year-old Shannon White of Belleville called 911 a total of six times on Saturday night after her boyfriend refused to give her another brew.


Campaign photo of MD Alam. (credit: MD Alam for Missouri Secretary of State)

Top Missouri Democrat Believes ‘Not A Single Jew’ Killed On 9/11

A top Democrat running for secretary of state in Missouri doesn’t believe any Jewish people died during the 9/11 attacks.


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Missouri Woman Pays $100 Fine For Calling 911 on Sick Dog

According to court documents Rose Lakey referred to her Great Dane as her “daughter” when talking to dispatchers.


Jack Buck

ACKERMAN: Jack Buck’s 9/11 Poem Remembered

It was an emotional time when I heard the news that Osama bin Laden had died.



Veterans Encouraged To Sign Up For “Welcome The Heroes” Parade

Iraq and Afghanistan War veterans to be honored Saturday.





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