End-of-Day Wrap-Up: Shots Fired at the NSA

What's Happening: A Shooting at the NSA One man was killed and another was injured after two men tried...

By Jake / March 30, 2015

A Bizarre Shooting at Fort Meade

On Monday morning, two men reportedly dressed as women attempted to drive through the security gate outside...

By Adam / March 30, 2015

On the Road, in Arizona and Colorado

Early this month we kicked off Season 3 of our American Futures travels with west coast reports, starting...

By James / March 30, 2015

President Obama's Next Earthquake

Jackson Diehl, Washington Post...

By Jackson / March 30, 2015

Can We Learn Anything from the Germanwings Disaster?

Previously on this topic, see "Could the Crash Have Been Avoided?", "Pilots on Germanwings," and "More...

By James / March 30, 2015

Ajo, Arizona, Part 1: A Small Town Pushed to the Brink, and Coming Back

It’s time for next stop on the western swing of our American Futures journeys. This brings us to Ajo,...

By Deborah / March 30, 2015

Indiana Governor Defends 'Religious Freedom' Law

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended a controversial religious-objections bill he signed into law, saying...

By WSJ.com: / March 30, 2015

Clinton Is Too Old to Run

Linda Chavez, New York PostA new CBS poll on Hillary Clinton this week suggests that the former first...

By Linda / March 30, 2015

Downtown Fresno Kicks Off Its Campaign

An unexpected satisfaction of following cities in our American Futures travels has been watching plans...

By James / March 27, 2015

A Stop-Motion Tour of New York City

This article was originally published at http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/388823/new-york-city-in-motion/

By Chris / March 27, 2015

The Sexually Conservative Millennial

Hookups: how vague. Dictionaries and sources of Internet wisdom define them as casual sexual encounters,...

By Emma / March 27, 2015

A Horrific Building Collapse in New York

Whole building is in flames now. pic.twitter.com/U3zGUPqi86 — Scott Westerfeld (@ScottWesterfeld) March...

By David / March 26, 2015


Cuomo Gets Timely New York Budget but Pays Price

The budget agreement between Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and top lawmakers included changes to ethics rules...

By THOMAS / March 31, 2015

First Draft: Jeb Bush Defends Indiana’s Religious Beliefs Law

Jeb Bush defended Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana and a religious freedom law the governor signed into law last...

By ALAN / March 31, 2015

News Analysis: Eroding Freedom in the Name of Freedom

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act was adopted in 1993 to protect members of vulnerable religious...

By ERIK / March 31, 2015

Prosecutors Scrutinize Minorities’ Auto Loans

Government authorities say auto sellers are singling out minority borrowers and extending them the costliest...

By MICHAEL / March 30, 2015

Movement to Increase McDonald’s Minimum Wage Broadens Its Tactics

Unions in the United States and elsewhere are increasing pressure on the fast-food giant by protesting...

By STEVEN / March 30, 2015

Enterovirus 68 May Be Linked to Paralysis in Children, Study Says

A new strain of a common respiratory virus may be responsible for partly paralyzing more than 100 children...

By CATHERINE / March 30, 2015

Woman Detained in Year-Old Son’s Death in Manhattan

The mother locked herself in a Midtown restaurant’s bathroom with the child, who was taken to the hospital...

By AL / March 30, 2015

Jay Z Reveals Plans for Tidal, a Streaming Music Service

In a business where artists seldom have direct control over how their work is consumed, musicians will...

By BEN / March 30, 2015

Commencing jihad: ISIS tweets photos of military 'graduation'

The black-clad graduates listened intently as speakers inspired them to change the world, but instead...

By FOX / March 30, 2015


Tidal: Long Live Millionaire Musicians

A change has come to music, and its color is hex #00ffff. Additionally known as cyan, aqua, electric...

By Spencer / March 30, 2015

Greek Prime Minister: Debt Needs Restructuring for Repayment

As pressure from lenders grows, Greece says debt repayment impossible without restructuring

By ABC / March 30, 2015

Men Dressed as Women Shot Outside NSA Gate

Two men dressed as women attempted to ???penetrate??? NSA entry point, officials said.

By ABC / March 30, 2015

Why Is it So Hard to Find Jobs for Disabled Workers?

“It’s the greatest professional disappointment of my career,” Bruce Growick told me recently without...

By Olga / March 30, 2015

JetBlue flights boarding 45-60 minutes late due to 'systemwide outage' - @DavidWMTW

JetBlue flights boarding 45-60 minutes late due to 'systemwide outage' - @DavidWMTW

By Rebecca / March 30, 2015

When Do Official Documents Belong to the Public?

Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email address and server to conduct government business as secretary...

By ​Elizabeth / March 30, 2015

National Parks Call on Americans to 'Find Your Park'

National parks call on Americans to 'Find Your Park,' in campaign to improve neglected sites

By ABC / March 30, 2015

Flood Alerts Issued in Kashmir as Rivers Cross Danger Mark

Flood alerts issued in Kashmir as rivers cross the danger mark following heavy rain

By ABC / March 30, 2015

Hamas 'Father of Rockets' Sentenced to 21 Years

It took four years for the trial and sentencing of senior Hamas engineer Dirar Abu Sissi, who some call...

By CBN.com / March 30, 2015

Are There Limits to Government Speech?

We the people love beef. Don’t believe me? Listen to the late Robert Mitchum, or whiskey-voiced cowboy...

By Garrett / March 29, 2015

Pilots on the Germanwings Murder/Suicide

After the Germanwings crash I argued that no single safety device or security protocol could protect...

By James / March 28, 2015

What's a Newfoundland Accent Worth?

Last year a Canadian public radio show called This is That reported on a somewhat ridiculous-seeming...

By Lila / March 28, 2015


Amanda Knox Makes Emotional Statement Hours After Being Cleared of Murder Charge

Italy's highest court has ended Amanda Knox's long, high profile legal saga on Friday, March 27 as it overturned...

By The / March 30, 2015

'Killing Jesus' Director Talks 'Muscular' Messiah and 'Ethnic Look' of National Geographic Channel Movie

The director of National Geographic Channel's upcoming "Killing Jesus" movie says audiences will not be getting...

By The / March 29, 2015


Firefighter falls into ball of fire

Cell phone video captured the moment a California firefighter fell through the roof of a burning building....

By CNN.com / March 31, 2015

See some of the world's best amateur photography

By CNN.com / March 31, 2015

Video shows police hit, drag man from car

Video shows a Michigan police officer repeatedly strike a man in the head after pulling him over and dragging...

By CNN.com / March 31, 2015

Disney developing live-action 'Mulan'

On the heels of the magical success of Disney's live-action "Cinderella," the studio is eyeing another...

By CNN.com / March 31, 2015

Mom's Facebook post goes viral

An Alabama mother's tough-love punishment is getting rave reviews on social media. WMBA reports.

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

'The Wiz' set as NBC's next live musical

NBC is upping its live musical game.

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

3 key hurdles at Iran deadline

Difficult issues remain on the table as the world's most powerful diplomats meet in Switzerland with...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

Marco Rubio sets a date

Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday he'll make a major announcement on April 13, setting the date for what's...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

Plane diverted after 'bomb' note

A Turkish Airlines flight carrying 256 passengers was diverted Monday after a note with the word "bomb"...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

See Jay Z announcement

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

2 states Obama hasn't visited

He's visited steel mills in Indiana and movie studios in California; an oil spill in in Louisiana and a landslide...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

The Vietnam War, Part I: Early Years and Escalation (46 photos)

Fifty years ago, in March 1965, 3,500 U.S. Marines landed in South Vietnam. They were the first American...

By The / March 30, 2015