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

New SkyMall Owner May Relaunch Catalog

SkyMall got approval to proceed with a sale to C&A Marketing for $1.9 million. C&A said it plans to turn...

By / March 27, 2015

Remembering Hilton Kramer

Roger Kimball, PJ MediaToday, March 25, is the birthday of my friend and colleague Hilton Kramer. Hilton...

By Roger / March 27, 2015

Photos of New York City, in Motion

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By Chris / March 27, 2015

The Economics of Religious Freedom Bills

Now that Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed his state's controversial Religious Freedom Restoration...

By Adam / March 27, 2015

Oil Producers Retreat From China

Global oil companies are unwinding some big bets they made on China—and that is bad news for the Chinese...

By / March 27, 2015

Is Walker's Message Mixed on Citizenship?

Caitlin Huey-Burns, RCPAs Scott Walker prepared to visit the U.S.-Mexico border on Friday, his stance...

By Caitlin / March 27, 2015

A Horrific Building Collapse in New York

Whole building is in flames now. — Scott Westerfeld (@ScottWesterfeld) March...

By David / March 26, 2015

Could the Germanwings Crash Have Been Avoided?

As I write I am listening to German Chancellor Angela Merkel's announcement that the Germanwings crash...

By James / March 26, 2015

What Hypoxia Could Do to Pilots

No one knows the cause of the latest airline disaster, the Germanwings crash yesterday in Southern France....

By James / 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


No Copies of Clinton Emails on Server, Lawyer Says

The House Select Committee on Benghazi had subpoenaed the server to determine which Hillary Rodham Clinton...

By MICHAEL / March 27, 2015

Amanda Knox Acquitted of 2007 Murder by Italy’s Highest Court

The acquittal ended a long-running legal drama over the killing of a British student.

By ELISABETTA / March 27, 2015

Ellen Pao Loses Silicon Valley Gender Bias Case Against Kleiner Perkins

The lawsuit against the venture capital firm by a dismissed partner had renewed questions about the lack...

By DAVID / March 27, 2015

Oklahoma Inquiry Traces Racist Song to National Gathering of Fraternity

David L. Boren, the university president, says his campus’s Sigma Alpha Epsilon members learned the song...

By JOEY / March 27, 2015

Bits Blog: Slack Gets Hacked as Start-Up Technologies Become Targets

Communications start-up Slack gets hacked, just days after Twitch discloses a similar incident.

By NICOLE / March 27, 2015

Bits Blog: Tech Executives Pressure Indiana After Passage of Controversial Law

An industry with a long history of supporting gay rights is starting to speak out against a new Indiana...

By QUENTIN / March 27, 2015

France Seeks U.N. Security Council Resolution on Mideast Talks

Laurent Fabius, the French foreign minister, said France would consult with other Council members soon...

By SOMINI / March 27, 2015

Marriage plans and writing occupy Amanda Knox as Italian high court deliberates murder case

Despite the murder case hanging over head, Amanda Knox has tried to lead a normal life in the more than...

By FOX / March 27, 2015

Houthi Forces Move on Southern Yemen, Raising Specter of Regional Ground War

On a second day of Saudi airstrikes against Houthi rebels in Yemen, Saudi and Egyptian officials declined...

By DAVID / March 27, 2015


Judge Fines Washington Florist Over Same-Sex Wedding Flowers

Washington florist hit with $1,001 fine for refusing to sell flowers for a same-sex wedding

By ABC / March 27, 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

What Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Said at His Murder Trial

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins, said today in a Boston courtroom that the former New England...

By ABC / March 27, 2015

Harry Reid Goes Down Fighting

Nobody ever thought Harry Reid would retire, and that includes Harry Reid. Not long ago, when a reporter...

By Molly / March 27, 2015

The Reckless Man's Case for Bombing Iran

According to a 2013 study by the Costs of War Project at the Watson Institute for International Studies...

By Peter / March 27, 2015

Germanwings Co-Pilot May Have Hidden Illness: Prosecutor

There are indications that the co-pilot of the Germanwings aircraft that crashed into the French Alps...

By ABC / March 27, 2015

The City That Believed in Desegregation

Hawthorne Elementary in Louisville, Kentucky, looks like what you might imagine a typical American suburban...

By Alana / March 27, 2015

Amsterdam's Schipol airport cancels flight due to power outage - @Reuters

Amsterdam's Schipol airport cancels flight due to power outage - @Reuters

By Sean / March 27, 2015

Sheriff Describes 'Horrific' Scene Where Brothers Were Shot

Florida sheriff describes 'horrific' scene in mobile home where 12-year-old shot his brothers

By ABC / March 27, 2015

US Ally in War on Terror Collapsing into Chaos

A U.S. ally in the war on terror is collapsing into chaos as rebels have overrun another key city.

By / March 27, 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 / March 27, 2015

Japan Inflation Cools, Household Spending, Incomes Soften

Japan reports inflation, household spending, wages soften in Feb in sluggish recovery

By ABC / March 27, 2015


Police Officer Shot During Fatal Gunfight With Christian Family Band Makes Remarkable Recovery

An Arizona police officer who was shot during a fatal gunfight with members of a Christian family band...

By The / March 27, 2015

Iowa Mennonite Pastor Deported to Honduras After 20 Years in US; Only Crime Was DUI 15 Years Ago

An Iowa Mennonite pastor that was deported back to Honduras last week despite garnering the support of thousands...

By The / March 27, 2015

Pat Robertson Stands by Claim That Liberals Support Sharia Law; 'The Left is Undermining Christian Values,' Says Rep

Pat Robertson, the executive chairman of the Christian Broadcasting Network stands by controversial comments...

By The / March 26, 2015


Clinton's server wiped clean

The House Select Committee on Benghazi announced that Hillary Clinton permanently deleted thousands of emails...

By / March 27, 2015

Lawyer: Knox 'loves Italy,' wants to come back

CNN's Barbie Nadeau speaks to Amanda Knox's chief lawyer about the Italian Supreme Court overturning...

By / March 27, 2015

Gene Simmons, WWE to make horror movies

With his KISS makeup on, frontman Gene Simmons always looked a little scary. So maybe this new venture...

By / March 27, 2015

The Knox-Sollecito retrial

By / March 27, 2015

Mystery behind ancient treasures solved

In March, the U.S. recovered and returned 60 stolen Iraqi artifacts that were illegally smuggled out of the country. ...

By / March 27, 2015

What happened to Arab Spring?

Many were hopeful after a revolutionary spirit swept through parts of the Middle East and Africa, But a harsh...

By / March 27, 2015

Kate's last appearance before due date

Enjoy the latest pictures of the former Kate Middleton. They're the last you'll see for a while.

By / March 27, 2015

Coroner: Fetus cut from mom was not a 'live birth'

The fetus cut from the womb of a Colorado woman responding to a Craigslist ad this month wasn't alive...

By / March 27, 2015

The U.S. military's best photos of 2014

A sergeant wipes away a tear while kneeling before a battlefield cross at a Memorial Day ceremony for fallen...

By / March 27, 2015

Zayn Malik: 'I've let the fans down'

Former One Direction member Zayn Malik spoke for the first time since leaving the group this week -- and said...

By / March 27, 2015

Yemen's capital a ghost town

Sanaa, the bustling capital of Yemen, has turned into a ghost town. Hundreds of shops are closed, and the once-crowded...

By / March 27, 2015

The radicalization of Tsarnaev

Listen closely to the testimony in federal court and you begin to learn how a 19-year-old stoner who played...

By / March 27, 2015