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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is online opinion editor for The Washington Times, the author of “The Devil in DC: Winning Back the Country From the Beast in Washington” and of "Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming Our Reality," and a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Fund for American Studies. Email her at [email protected]. 

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

** FILE ** Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is escorted out of a courthouse at Fort Meade, Md, Thursday, July 25, 2013. Pfc. Manning is charged with indirectly aiding the enemy by sending troves of classified material to WikiLeaks. He faces up to life in prison. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Army Pfc. Bradley Manning 'not a naive soldier,' prosecution says

U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, on trial and facing court-martial for his role in releasing sensitive military and intelligence documents to WikiLeaks, is hardly a naive soldier who simply stumbled into his legal quagmire, prosecuting attorneys says Thursday. Published July 26, 2013

** FILE ** In this Wednesday, July 10, 2013, photo, supporters of ousted Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi hold posters of him as they protest during the Islamic month of Ramadan, in Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

Egypt's Mohammed Morsi ordered held over Hamas ties

Ousted President Mohammed Morsi has been arrested and detained for the last 15 days for allegedly contacting Hamas to help with his 2011 jail break, Egypt's state-run media reported Friday. Published July 26, 2013

Cyclist Lance Armstrong is interviewed by talk-show host Oprah Winfrey on Monday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Harpo Studios Inc., George Burns)

Lance Armstrong: U.S. Postal Service knew I was doping

Disgraced bicyclist and admitted doper Lance Armstrong beat back a lawsuit filed by whistleblower Floyd Landis that accused him of defrauding his sports sponsor, the U.S. Postal Service, with this defense: The government agency knew I was doping all along. Published July 25, 2013

Pointed arches, narrow columns and soft lighting set a solemn but inviting mood at the permanent gallery of Islamic art in the Detroit Institute of the Arts. (Associated Press)

Detroit tells Christie's auction house: Go home

Financially distraught Detroit is determined to keep hold of its historic artifacts, and art critics in the city are telling buyers with New York-based auction house Christie's: Go home. There's nothing to see here. Published July 25, 2013

KTVU screen shot from the station's bogus report on the flight crew from doomed Asiana flight that crash-landed in San Francisco.

KTVU fires 3 producers over Asiana Airlines fake name flap

Three producers with the San Francisco-area Fox affiliate KTVU were fired this week, the latest fallout from a hoax about the Asiana Airlines crash that led to the inaccurate reporting of the pilots' names. Published July 25, 2013

U.S. soldiers with Bravo Battery, 1st Battalion, 41st Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, bow their heads as Maj. Daniel Finkhousen, the brigade's chaplain, offers an invocation on Christmas Day at Forward Operating Base Al Masaak in Afghanistan's Zabul province on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012. (U.S. Army/1st Lt. Vanessa Macekura)

Christian Air Force chaplain under fire for reference to atheists

Air Force Lt. Col. Kenneth Reyes, a Christian chaplain stationed in Alaska, was censored for a line he wrote in his regular "Chaplain's Corner" musings that are posted at the base's online site, and now the Military Religious Freedom Foundation is saying he should be punished. Published July 25, 2013