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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 ** Sam LaHood (left) looks on as his father, Ray LaHood, is sworn in as secretary of transportation in January 2009. (AP Photo/U.S. Department of Transportation)

Ex-Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood’s son sentenced to 5 years in Egyptian jail

He's long since left the country, but if former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood's son Sam ever heads back to Egypt, he might need a get-out-of-jail card. An Egyptian court on Tuesday sentenced him — along with 15 other Americans — to prison time for using foreign funds to stir up unrest in the nation. Published June 4, 2013

A man walks past a mannequin displaying lingerie at a mall in Mumbai on Friday, May 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)

India's anti-rape plan: Ban mannequins wearing lingerie

One municipality in India thinks it may have the solution to rising rape statistics in the nation: Don't let the mannequins wear lingerie. And the proposal comes just as another woman — a 30-year-old American tourist — was gang-raped in a resort town Tuesday. Published June 4, 2013

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Terror suspect in Canada pushes for trial by Koran law

A man charged with plotting an attack on a train line in Canada is trying to find an attorney who can successfully convince the judge to try his case based on the Koran, not secular court law. Published June 4, 2013

Former Navy SEAL Chris Beck chronicles the transformation to a woman, Kristin Beck, in her new book "Warrior Princess."

'Warrior Princess': Transgender Navy SEAL chronicles change to a woman in book

A former member of the Navy's elite SEAL unit who served 20 years on the same team that took out Osama bin Laden has written a book detailing his progression from Chris the warrior to Kristin the warrior princess — a story of a stifled transgendered commando who found the road to inner peace. Published June 4, 2013

** FILE ** U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry speaks during a meet-and-greet with European Commission fellows hosted by commission President Jose Manuel Barroso on Monday, April 22, 2013, in Brussels. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Pool)

International gun grab: U.S. to sign U.N. arms treaty

Secretary of State John F. Kerry said Monday the United States will sign on to a U.N. treaty on arms control, over the objections of many in Congress who say the global document would clamp down on America's Second Amendment. Published June 4, 2013