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Ben Carson Walks Back Prison Sex Statements on Homosexuality [AUDIO]

Ben Carson is walking back comments he made about the difference between the civil rights movement and gay marriage support by invoking a “prison sex argument.”  He told CNN’s Chris Cuomo that people don’t have a choice of their race, but that being gay is a choice.  Carson then explained that “a lot of people… go in to prison straight and when they come out they’re gay.”  Now he’s qualifying his statements with a Facebook posting saying “I realized that my choice of language does not reflect fully my heart on gay issues. I do not pretend to know how every individual came to their sexual orientation.” Read more...

Brian Whitman: Urban Explorers Have 'Instagram Addiction' [AUDIO]

They are called “Urban Explorers” – people who scale insanely high towers and put themselves in precarious positions to take a casual selife.  Some of the most famous “UrbEx” instagrammers stick to a specialty to set them apart.  However, the vast majority of their pictures are taken during illegal activity, and they’re taking a big risk to become “instafamous.” Read more...

Majority of Republican Millenials Support Legal Pot [AUDIO]

A new report out indicates that 63% of Millennials support legalized marijuana – Republican Millennials!  The Pew Poll shows that Millennial support (those born between 1981 and 1996) to be a higher percentage than Generation X and Silent Generation Democrats. Read more...

Cops Shoot Man Dead on Skid Row in Downtown LA [AUDIO][VIDEO]

A man is dead being shot by police in Downtown Los Angeles.  Officials say that officers responded to the location on San Pedro Ave around noon on Sunday after receiving reports of a robbery.  The officers approached a suspect and talked to him when they say he began fighting and resisting the officers, eventually grabbing for the weapon of one of the cops.  That lead to “an officer involved shooting.” Read more...

Investor's Business Daily Joins the AM870 Wealth Summit [AUDIO]

The AM870 2015 Wealth Summit is coming to the Glendale Hilton on March 12th!  “Your Money, Your Wealth, Our Answers!” is this year’s theme.  Investor’s Business Daily is coming on board and providing a special opportunity – special free seating!  Amy Smith from IBD and host of “How to Make Money in Stocks” joined the Morning Answer to talk about the unique opportunity and what to expect at the upcoming event. Read more...

FCC Approves New Regulations on Net Neutrality [AUDIO]

A 3-2 vote ushered in a new era of government control of the Internet this morning.  The FCC voted to approve Net Neutrality, imposing the toughest rules so far on internet traffic and broadband providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T.   According to the rules, any company providing broadband service must act in the “public interest” and refrain from using “unjust or unreasonable” business practices. Read more...

Trump Hires Iowa Operative for 2016 Presidential Run [AUDIO]

Yet again, Donald Trump is testing the waters for another Presidential run.  Conservative Iowa based radio talk show host Steve Deace told Breitbart News that Trump has hired Chuck Laudner, one of the most respected grassroots operatives in Iowa Republican politics.  “Trump signing Lauder…would be an instant signal that he is serious,” Deace told Breitbart.  “This is not some flight of fancy where he’s going to yank everybody’s chain and then back out.” Read more...

IRS Sends Out 800,000 Incorrect Obamacare Tax Forms [AUDIO]

About 800,000 people received tax forms with incorrect information about their Obamacare coverage.  The error is on a form that is supposed to help people calculate whether or not they qualify for a subsidy under the Affordable Care Act and also the amount.  The foul up would cause some taxpayers to claim a larger subsidy then they are entitled to and others would under claim.   Out of the 800,000, 100,000 went to Californians. Read more...

What Does "Being a Patriot" Really Mean [AUDIO]

Rudy Giuliani is responding to the blowback of his criticism of President Obama’s patriotism at a function in New York on Wednesday.  The former mayor of New York City said that he didn’t believe Obama loves America and that the President was “not brought up in the way you were brought up.”  “I’m not questioning his patriotism, he’s a patriot I’m sure” said Giuliani as he explained his initial remarks.  “What I’m saying is that in his rhetoric, I very rarely hear him say the things I used to hear Ronald Reagan say, the things I used to hear Bill Clinton say about how much he loves America. I do hear him criticize America much more often than other American Presidents.” Read more...

Shapiro: Obama Remarks at Anti-Extremist Summit 'Psycho-babble' [AUDIO]

The “White House Summit to Combat Violent Extremism” continues in Washington DC.  This morning the President of the United States spoke at the summit.   “We have to confront the warped ideologies espoused by terrorists like al Qaeda and ISIL, especially their attempt to use Islam to justify their violence.  I discussed this at length yesterday.  These terrorists are desperate for legitimacy.  And all of us have a responsibility to refute the notion that groups like ISIL somehow represent Islam, because that is a falsehood that embraces the terrorist narrative,” said the President. Read more...