After nearly four years of delays, the military trial of Nidal Malik Hasan, the accused Fort Hood shooter, begins today with Hasan representing himself against charges of 13 counts of premeditated murder and another 32 counts of attempted murder stemming from the attack on November 5, 2009.
According to a Social Security Administration study, recipients of federal disability checks acknowledge that finding a job is not a priority.
The strange journey of Edward Snowden may have taken another bizarre turn, as the head of a KGB veterans group in Moscow has reported that Snowden, the whistleblower on the National Security Agency's secret collection of America's phone records and electronic messages, has applied for membership in the organization of former members of Russia's secret police.
The military judge in the court martial of Bradley Manning found the Army PFC who sent hundreds of thousands of classified documents to Wikileaks not guilty of the most serious charge against him, aiding the enemy.
Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) spent the weekend echoing the president and the attorney general in stating that "stand your ground" laws ought to be reconsidered in light of the Zimmerman case.
Best-selling author Brad Thor has offered to buy George Zimmerman a new gun and all the ammunition he wants after the federal Department of Justice Department blocked the release of evidence from Zimmerman's murder trial.
What the judge in the Zimmerman trial ruled as not relevant was certainly available to the president when he said that Trayvon Martin "could have been my son." But that additional evidence about a teenage hoodlum didn't fit the president's narrative, and so he left it out.