Lorillard, Reynolds to Meet with FTC Ahead of Merger Decision

Reynolds American and Lorillard are expected to meet this week with members of the FTC ahead of a final...

By WSJ.com: / March 29, 2015

More from Pilots and Doctors on the Germanwings Crash

Following this initial item on what could, and could not have been foreseen about the Germanwings murder/suicide,...

By James / March 29, 2015

The Hillary "Spoilation"

Paul Mirengoff, PowerLine...

By Paul / March 29, 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

Unicorns and Gerrymanders at the Supreme Court

In Michael Mann’s 2004 noir film Collateral, Tom Cruise, as an out of town hit man, hires cabdriver...

By Garrett / March 26, 2015

Supreme Court: Treat a Pregnancy at Least as Forgivingly as a DUI

In the mid-aughts, the United Parcel Service had two policies that seem irreconcilable by any basic standard...

By Joe / March 25, 2015


If You're in Northern Mississippi This Weekend, Check Out 'The Blue and the Gray'

Last May, Deb Fallows wrote an account of a historical coincidence that linked The Atlantic Monthly of 150 years...

By James / March 25, 2015

End-of-Day Wrap-Up: California Dries Up

What's Happening: California's Running Dry The state's historic drought continues as its warmest-ever...

By Jake / March 24, 2015

Why the Fast-Food Ban Failed in South L.A.

The national discourse about health and obesity has never been a particularly cordial conversation. In 2008,...

By Adam / March 24, 2015


 

Latest News: Iran Nuclear Talks, Greece Deadline, Final Four

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

By ADEEL / March 30, 2015

Ehud Olmert, Israeli Ex-Premier, Is Convicted of Fraud

The charges related to a case involving an American businessman, whose testimony in a Jerusalem court...

By ISABEL / March 30, 2015

Iran reportedly makes new push for uranium concessions in nuclear talks

Iranian negotiators reportedly have made a last-ditch push for more concessions from the U.S. and five...

By FOX / March 30, 2015


ArtsBeat: ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5 Finale Recap: Rick, Do It

The season finale brought new threats, old friends and another bloody speech by Rick.

By JEREMY / March 30, 2015

Well: GNC to Strengthen Supplement Quality Controls

The action comes after the New York State attorney general’s office accused GNC and three other major...

By ANAHAD / March 30, 2015

Tentative Deal Is Reached on New York State Budget

The agreement, reached by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and legislative leaders, includes several new ethics measures...

By THOMAS / March 30, 2015


Leading suspect in Tunisia museum attack killed

By Fox / March 30, 2015

Iran Backs Away From Key Detail in Nuclear Deal

With a negotiating deadline on Tuesday, Iranian officials have backed away from a critical element of a proposed...

By DAVID / March 30, 2015

Memo From Germany: Jet Crash Tests Germany’s Faith in Its Precision

The co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, in apparently deliberately crashing a plane, has upended Germany’s well-ordered...

By ALISON / 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


Hazardous tsunami waves possible around Papua New Guinea after preliminary magnitude 7.7 earthquake hits off coast - @NWS_NTWC

Hazardous tsunami waves possible around Papua New Guinea after preliminary magnitude 7.7 earthquake hits...

By Jillian / March 30, 2015

Indiana Governor: New Law 'Not About Discrimination'

Indiana governor: Religious objections law not a mistake; critics say it allows discrimination

By ABC / March 29, 2015

WWII Heroes to Give Congressional Gold Medal to Ohio Museum

Doolittle Raiders' congressional gold medal to be given to Air Force museum in Ohio

By ABC / March 29, 2015


Sen. Ted Cruz: 'God Isn't Done with America Yet'

In the crowded field of likely Republican presidential candidates, one name jumped to the front of the pack...

By CBN.com / March 29, 2015

CBN News Weekend: Paying the Price for Standing Up

On CBN News Weekend, March 28: She stood up against Islam in Germany, and now she's been ostracized....

By CBN.com / 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

What a Jury Can and Can't Prove About Sexism In Silicon Valley

A jury in San Francisco ruled Friday afternoon that Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins...

By David / March 27, 2015

End-of-Day Wrap-Up: Harry Reid's Last Term

What's Happening: Senator Harry Reid Announces His Retirement The 75-year-old Democratic leader is politically...

By Jake / March 27, 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

Black Pastor Explains Why He Decided to Become a Leader in a White Church

A black pastor who dared to be different by challenging racially stereotypical church models to become...

By The / March 29, 2015

 

German newspaper releases timeline of flight

The sounds recorded on one of the "black boxes" recovered from downed Germanwings Flight 9525 firms up a theory...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

Saudi troops in Yemen?

At any moment, Saudi Arabian troops could march through Yemen, heating up an already intense conflict...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

Why would co-pilot crash plane with 150 aboard?

As details continue to emerge about the final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525, big questions still...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015


One of Africa's biggest elections

They came in droves, men, women, young, old. Mothers with babies strapped tightly to their backs, pregnant...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

Major quake strikes off island

A magnitude 7.7 earthquake has struck off Papua New Guinea, the U.S. Geological Survey said Sunday. ...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

A glimpse of life on the reservation

Growing up in Germany, everything Felix von der Osten learned about Native Americans came from the books...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015


7 shot on spring break

Officers in Panama City Beach, Florida, met "complete chaos" when they tried to find out what happened...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

Iran nuclear talks intensify

Nuclear talks intensified Sunday between world powers and Iran, but key sticking points remained unresolved...

By CNN.com / March 30, 2015

Riders climb off stalled coaster

Riders on a New York roller coaster took the long way down Sunday after Coney Island's historic Cyclone...

By CNN.com / March 29, 2015


Jet's 'hard landing' off runway

An Air Canada jet came off the runway during its landing early Sunday at an airport in the eastern city...

By CNN.com / March 29, 2015

Powerful images of the NYC building collapse

A building collapsed in a heavy traveled section of New York's East Village. The cause is under investigation. ...

By CNN.com / March 29, 2015

More 'Transformers' sequels, spinoffs coming

The bot world is getting bigger.

By CNN.com / March 29, 2015