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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 ** This 2007 file photo shows a sample of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, which are not tested on animals, according to its website. European Union leaders finally banned the sale of all cosmetics that rely on animal testing during development. (AP Photo/Bobbi Brown Cosmetics)

EU bans all sales of cosmetics tested on animals

It was years in the making, but European Union leaders finally banned the sale of all cosmetics that rely on animal testing during development. The ban is total: No cosmetic products from any market in the world can enter the EU for sale if they violate the new rules. Published March 11, 2013

A Honda Passport that crashed into a guardrail and flipped over into a swampy pond on the morning of March 10, 2013, in Warren, Ohio. Highway Patrol officials say speed was a factor in the violent early morning crash that killed six teenagers. (Associated Press)

Speed cited in Ohio crash that killed 6 teens

Police say speed, not alcohol or drugs, was a key factor in a crash that killed six of eight teenagers in an SUV headed down an Ohio roadway on Sunday. Published March 11, 2013

** FILE ** President Obama signs the health care reform bill in the East Room of the White House in Washington on March 23, 2010, as Marcelas Owens (left), 11, of Seattle and Rep. John D. Dingell (right), Michigan Democrat, look on. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Bionic suit to help paraplegics walk could be 'Obamacare' casualty

It's the stuff of science-fiction books — or, at least, of television "bionic man" fare. But researchers say they now have the technology to let paraplegics walk. The only problem is, they're not sure how market-friendly they can make it because of "Obamacare" mandates. Published March 11, 2013

** FILE ** House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., accompanied by Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., left, gestures during a news conference on saving Medicare as part of the Health Care Overhaul, Tuesday, March 16, 2010, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Harry Hamburg)

Rep. Jan Schakowsky: More crackdowns coming, as 'I'm against handguns'

Rep. Jan Schakowsky said at a women's rights rally that a Democratic-backed push to ban so-called assault weapons and to mandate background checks for private gun sales were just the beginning of a larger agenda to clamp down on Second Amendment rights. Published March 11, 2013