Macerich Rejects Simon Property's Takeover Bid

Real-estate investment trust Macerich rejected a bid from rival Simon Property Group, which promptly...

By WSJ.com: / April 1, 2015

A Pilot Treated for Depression, on Why and How He Flies

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

By James / April 1, 2015

Subscription Service Accused of Fraud

Authorities in five states filed a lawsuit Tuesday against a magazine and newspaper subscription service...

By WSJ.com: / March 31, 2015


Auth Entry

brockway & mbrock, RealClearPolitics...

By brockway / March 31, 2015

Iran Matters Most

Roger Cohen, New York Times...

By Roger / March 31, 2015

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


U.S. Supreme Court: GPS Trackers Are a Form of Search and Seizure

If the government puts a GPS tracker on you, your car, or any of your personal effects, it counts as a search—and...

By Robinson / 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


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: 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

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


 

City Room: New York Today: Of Fraud and Footwear

Wednesday: A Medicaid scheme involving shoes and the homeless, sunny weather, and pulling pranks on the Bronx...

By TATIANA / April 1, 2015

Latest News: ‘Religious Freedom’ Bills, Andrew Getty, Dag Hammarskjold Crash

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

By ADEEL / April 1, 2015

Trucking and Rail Industries Turn State Troopers Into Unwitting Lobbyists

A proposal to allow bigger trucks on highways, which could be costly to railroads, has put law enforcement...

By ERIC / April 1, 2015


Coroner: Death of Andrew Getty Appears Natural or Accident

The death at a Hollywood Hills home Tuesday of Andrew Getty, one of the heirs to the fortune of one of the wealthiest...

By THE / April 1, 2015

Q&A: Context for the Debate on ‘Religious Freedom’ Measures in Indiana and Arkansas

Legislation in Arkansas and Indiana has caused a firestorm and also confusion, as the meaning and potential...

By ERIK / April 1, 2015

Loopholes Seen in New Ethics Disclosure Rules for New York Legislators

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said new ethics measures proposed in the state budget would go a long way to cleaning...

By SUSANNE / April 1, 2015


Indiana Governor, Feeling Backlash From Law’s Opponents, Promises a ‘Fix’

Gov. Mike Pence said a change would be made to clarify that the law “does not give businesses the right...

By MONICA / April 1, 2015

US releases military aid to Egypt, cites national security

President Obama on Tuesday released military aid to Egypt that was suspended after the 2013 overthrow...

By FOX / April 1, 2015

Gary Dahl, Inventor of the Pet Rock, Dies at 78

The 1975 fad made Mr. Dahl, a down-at-the-heels advertising copywriter when he hit on the idea, a millionaire...

By MARGALIT / March 31, 2015


 

5 Things to Know This Morning: Health Scare

Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.

By ABC / April 1, 2015

2 men arrested after leading police on a chase through Amarillo, Texas - @ABC7Amarillo

2 men arrested after leading police on a chase through Amarillo, Texas - @ABC7Amarillo

By David / April 1, 2015

Reversing Regret: Procedure Stops Abortion in Progress

Andrea Minichini immediately regretted making a life-altering decision to abort her baby. But one doctor...

By CBN.com / April 1, 2015


Trumbo, Goldschmidt Homer as Diamondbacks Beat Rangers 8-7

Mark Trumbo, Paul Goldschmidt homer as Arizona Diamondbacks beat Texas Rangers 8-7

By ABC / April 1, 2015

Mom Blamed Toddler Killing on 'Devil,' Cops Say

Mom was found in NYC restaurant bathroom with unconscious toddler son.

By ABC / March 31, 2015

Photo: 3 ambulances on scene in Fresno, Calif.; none in use, @corinhoggard reports

Photo: 3 ambulances on scene in Fresno, Calif.; none in use, @corinhoggard reports

By Stephanie / March 31, 2015


The Hidden Effects of Cheap Oil

What do Russia, Exxon Mobil, and ISIS have in common? Not much, except that they’re all grappling with...

By Moisés / March 31, 2015

Hillary Clinton Makes It Hard to Follow the Money

One way to evaluate presidential candidates is to follow the money. To whom is a politician beholden?...

By Conor / March 31, 2015

Morality Report: Precrime Comes to the Office

As an indicator of a job candidate's virtues, the trio of a résumé, a cover letter, and an interview...

By Joe / March 31, 2015


Can Business School Save a Company?

Cromona, KY—There’s nothing easy about being a tiny print shop and newspaper publisher located in the mountains...

By Alana / March 31, 2015

The Funniest Moments From Justin Bieber's Roast

Justin Bieber's singing career, his brushes with the law and his former girlfriend Selena Gomez were...

By ABC / March 31, 2015

ACLU Targets Religious Student Groups in Kansas

The American Civil Liberties Union is protesting a bill that's meant to protect the rights of religious...

By CBN.com / March 31, 2015


 

Christian Reconstructionism Is Not 'America's ISIS,' Says Religious History Expert Molly Worthen

An expert on the history of American evangelical denominations is taking issue with the claim by some...

By The / March 31, 2015

 

Sources: Senator to face corruption charges

Federal prosecutors are expected to charge Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez on Wednesday with using his Senate...

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015

New research changes the date she died

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015

World's oldest person dies at 117

Misao Okawa, the world's oldest person according to Guinness World Records, has died at the age of 117. ...

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015


Airport codes: What do they mean?

Ever wondered why the designation for Vancouver International Airport is YVR?

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015

Iran talks: 'Several difficult issues' remain

[Breaking news update, posted at 3:09 p.m. ET]

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015

Should Tsarnaev take the stand?

Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have a potentially life or death decision to make: whether to put the Boston...

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015


Police detain armed man in office of Turkey's ruling party

Wednesday's incident occurred a day after two members of a banned leftist group held a prosecutor hostage...

By USATODAY / April 1, 2015

Buhari wins Nigeria's presidential elections

Nigeria's Independent National Electoral Commission has declared opposition candidate Muhammadu Buhari...

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015

Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell hospitalized

Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been hospitalized in Southern California.

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015


Viral video shows family piling into trunk

A video of a family piling into a car truck has gone viral and sparked an investigation by the Florida...

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015

NYPD detective caught on camera ranting at Uber driver

A New York Police detective assigned to the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force with top secret security...

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015

Firefighter falls through roof into fiery blaze

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

By CNN.com / April 1, 2015