<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - National Today]]> <![CDATA[Obama team: Romney committed a felony or lied to voters]]> Mitt Romney either lied in federal filings that show he worked at Bain Capital through 2002 and could be guilty of a felony, or has lied to the American people in saying he left the company in 1999, the Obama campaign is arguing in light of news reports on the firm’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.]]> <![CDATA[Gingrich Patron Set to Donate Another $10 Million]]> Newt Gingrich's current cash crunch may soon be a thing of the past, at least for a few weeks. CNN and CBS News are both reporting that billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson will soon fork over an additional $10 million to the Super PAC supporting the former House speaker's presidential campaign.]]> <![CDATA[Global bacon shortage imminent, British group says]]> If you have a secret soft spot in your heart for bacon cheeseburgers, it might be time to modify. Might we suggest avocado, or brie, or poblano peppers? Or anything not made from a pig?]]> <![CDATA[Biden rips Romney’s manufacturing record]]> Vice President Joe Biden turned his manufacturing message into a personal assault on Mitt Romney Wednesday, launching a point-by-point attack into the former Massachusetts governor for a record of outsourcing in the public and private sector.]]> <![CDATA[Job woes rattle Obama’s strategy]]> President Barack Obama had hoped to make the 2012 campaign a referendum on Mitt Romney’s Bain record, Massachusetts stumbles and what Obama’s team sees as Romney’s robotic oddness — but the economy has other ideas.]]> <![CDATA[Mexico arrests 'La Barbie,' accused drug lord wanted by U.S.]]> <![CDATA[2012 preview? Obama, Palin trade insults on nuclear policy]]> President Barack Obama and potential rival Sarah Palin traded barbs over nuclear weapons policy Friday in an exchange that provided an early look at what a 2012 election campaign between the two might look like. Each politician was openly dismissive of the other. "Last I checked, Sarah Palin's not much of an expert on nuclear issues," Obama said in an interview with ABC when he was asked about comments Palin made earlier in the week that pronounced his vow not to use nuclear weapons against non-nuclear nations as "unbelievable."]]> <![CDATA[New iPhone app tracks drone strikes]]> A new app for the iPhone allows Americans to track killings related to drone strikes in real time.  "The app was made b]]> <![CDATA[Why the Komen/Planned Parenthood Breakup—While It Lasted—Was Good for Feminism ]]> My delight at the Susan G. Komen Foundation/Planned Parenthood breakup lasted a glorious forty-eight hours—which is the time it took for the nation’s most prominent breast cancer charity to reverse the decision that it would no longer fund the nation’s most prominent women’s healthcare provider.]]> <![CDATA[Medical marijuana proposal abandoned in Wash. state]]> <![CDATA[On Stump, Biden Focuses Early Attacks on Romney]]> Joe Biden hit the stump in Ohio on Thursday, making sure to remind autoworkers there about Mitt Romney's opposition to the government bailout of GM and Chrysler.]]> <![CDATA[5 Things the Pentagon Isn't Telling Us About the Chinese Military]]> Think of it like an iceberg: The top lies in plain sight, but a lot more hides beneath the surface. In its annual appraisal of the Chinese military published last week, the U.S. Department of Defense seems to be describing an object it finds both familiar and mysterious. The report certainly answers many of the important issues concerning China's military, including its attempts to develop an anti-ship ballistic missile and its continuing fixation on Taiwan.]]> <![CDATA[Ex-journalist to be named White House press secretary]]> <![CDATA[In Texas Senate, heroine Wendy Davis and Democrats win in the end]]> The Texas legislature was the star of social media last night, as the Democratic minority mounted a filibuster against a tough anti-abortion law that would have caused more than half of Texas' abortion clinics to close. And after more twists and turns than a Bond film, the bill died last night as the special session ended.]]> <![CDATA[Cosmetic surgeons frown on Senate's 'botax' plan]]> <![CDATA[Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations support nuclear deal with Iran]]> In the wake of an historic agreement between Iran and world powers to limit Iran's nuclear program, nations in the Mideast are softening their response after initially opposing the deal.]]> <![CDATA[Why is anti-Semitism illegal and Islamophobia not in Europe?]]> We all know that the recent YouTube trailer The Innocence of Muslims and the repeated publishing of cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad are tests of free speech.]]> <![CDATA[Romney camp disputes 'Anglo-Saxon' comment]]> Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday called a Mitt Romney adviser’s comment that the Republican candidate better understands the UK-USA relationship because of a shared “Anglo-Saxon heritage” — a notion Romney spokeswoman Andrea Saul insisted was “not true” — a “disturbing start” to Romney’s foreign trip.]]> <![CDATA[State governments reconsidering medical marijuana dispensaries]]> <![CDATA[California sets energy limits for new televisions]]>