ISIS Takes Credit for the Texas Attack

On Tuesday, ISIS took to its radio station to boast that the men who attacked the Muhammad Art Exhibit...

By Adam / May 5, 2015

EU Lifts Eurozone Growth Forecast

European Union economists said cheaper oil and central bank stimulus should help deliver faster growth...

By WSJ.com: / May 5, 2015

Fresno to South Bend to Louisville: The Elusive Elements of Civic Success

Earlier today I mentioned a video that a public-private alliance in Fresno, California, has produced...

By James / May 5, 2015


Tesla's Musk Hawks Used Electric Cars

The luxury electric car maker has begun hawking certified used cars on its U.S. website, gearing up to accommodate...

By WSJ.com: / May 4, 2015

I'm No Dove, But Toppling Saddam Hurt America

Matt Lewis, The WeekOn Monday, presidential hopeful Rand Paul had this to say to a group of Orthodox...

By Matt / May 4, 2015

Can Cars Save Downtown?

Everyone knows that cars, freeways, and automotive-borne sprawl helped kill America's traditional downtowns....

By James / May 4, 2015


A Terror Attack in Texas

On Sunday night, two gunmen opened fire outside a complex in Garland, Texas, that was hosting a contest...

By Adam / May 4, 2015

Which New Yorkers Should Move to L.A.?

LOS ANGELES—Over the weekend, The New York Times published an amusing article about New Yorkers discovering...

By Conor / May 4, 2015

For Clinton, a Trust Deficit to Surmount

Chris Cillizza, Washington PostIs Hillary Clinton honest enough to be president?That question —...

By Chris / May 4, 2015


Where the Minimum-Wage Fight Is Being Won

Last Thursday, congressional Democrats unveiled their latest demand for an increase in the national minimum...

By Russell / May 4, 2015

Build Your Vocabulary, 'Ass Baton' Edition

As I mentioned in a previous post, I have spent the past five days on a criminal-trial jury in D.C. superior...

By James / May 2, 2015

William Pfaff: Clarity in the American Interest

I am not taking time now to dig around and find some of the best examples of the clear-headed perspective...

By James / May 2, 2015


 

Astronomers Measure Distance to Farthest Galaxy Yet

The exceptionally luminous galaxy, EGS-zs8-1, is already about one-sixth as massive as the Milky Way and making...

By DENNIS / May 5, 2015

Kim Kardashian nearly nude at 2015 Met Gala, as is Beyonce

Kim Kardashian knows how to make a scene, even when she's surrounded by the biggest stars in the world...

By FOX / May 5, 2015

Obama Nominates Joseph Dunford as Next Chairman of Joint Chiefs

In nominating Joseph F. Dunford Jr. of the Marines, the president picked a veteran combat commander to help...

By PETER / May 5, 2015


A Mother’s Cookbook Shares More Than Recipes

A family’s cooking history is seasoned with smudges, shorthand notations and challenging penmanship.

By KIM / May 5, 2015

New York State to Adopt Uniform Bar Exam

The state’s chief judge said he expected the move to result in a “domino effect” with the remaining...

By STEPHANIE / May 5, 2015

Rescued by an Air Ambulance, but Stunned at the Sky-High Bill

Squeezed by competition and insurance cuts, air ambulance companies are increasingly pressing patients...

By PETER / May 5, 2015


Restaurants: Restaurant Review: Mu Ramen in Long Island City, Queens

Mu Ramen has its own place now, a civilized spot for the slurping crowd.

By PETE / May 5, 2015

Tracing the Ebola Outbreak, Scientists Hunt a Silent Epidemic

Researchers mapping the virus’s spread are tracking tiny mutations in its gene sequences across nations...

By SHERI / May 5, 2015

40 Migrants Feared Dead in Latest Sinking in Mediterranean

A merchant ship was able to rescue people on one boat, but some on another boat drowned. Italian officials...

By JIM / May 5, 2015


 

Sleepless Nights for Woods Over Vonn Split, Father's Death

Tiger Woods returns to golf with heavy heart: Vonn split, anniversary of father's death

By ABC / May 5, 2015

With Brands, What Exactly Is Mad Men</em> Selling?

On Sunday's episode of Mad Men, "Lost Horizon," the former SC&P partner and account executive Joan Harris...

By Lenika / May 5, 2015

Work Is About More Than Money

Work is normally discussed in financial terms: Does a job provide enough money to make ends meet? To plan...

By Rebecca / May 5, 2015


The Curse of Segregation

Baltimore did not need more negative publicity this week. But in a bit of fateful timing, the Equality...

By Derek / May 5, 2015

Attorney General Lynch to Visit Baltimore After Police Death

Attorney General Loretta Lynch to visit Baltimore after protests, riots over police death

By ABC / May 5, 2015

Burundi's constitutional court approves candidacy of President Nkurunziza for third-term bid - @Reuters

Burundi's constitutional court approves candidacy of President Nkurunziza for third-term bid - @Reuters

By David / May 5, 2015


Canada Opposes Bail for Former Gitmo Inmate Omar Khadr

Canadian government opposes granting bail to former Guantanamo inmate Omar Khadr

By ABC / May 5, 2015

Watch: James Holmes' Bizarre Voicemail to Gun Range Owner

Glenn Ratkovich testified today in the Aurora theater shooting trial about the odd voicemail he received...

By ABC / May 4, 2015

How NBA Teams Campaign for Their MVP Candidates

On Monday, the National Basketball Association announced that Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry...

By Adam / May 4, 2015


Argentina will cut income tax for many, minister announces - @Reuters

Argentina will cut income tax for many, minister announces - @Reuters

By Tom / May 4, 2015

Who Can Push for Change Within a Company?

Innovation and change in business often mean a shiny new product or a “re-branding” with a redesigned...

By Christine / May 4, 2015

What Norway Can Teach the U.S. About Getting More Women Into Boardrooms

Men dominate the upper echelons of the business world: Women hold only 15 percent of seats on the boards...

By Aaron / May 4, 2015


 

Dallas Theological Seminary Graduate Says School Told Him: 'We've Never Placed a Black Graduate to a White Church'

Jimmy King, a Dallas Theological Seminary graduate who now serves as senior pastor of Proclamation Church...

By The / May 5, 2015

Nashville Swingers' Sex Club Poses as 'Church' With 'Choir' and 'Handbell' Rooms to Legally Operate Next to Christian School

A Nashville-based swingers' sex club claims it's going to use its facility as a "church" in an attempt...

By The / May 4, 2015

 

'Wedding Singer's rapping granny dead at 101

Her name was Ellen Albertini Dow. You probably knew her as the rapping granny from "The Wedding Singer."...

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015

Fabled Las Vegas casino closes after 60 years

And another one bites the dust.

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015

Somehow, cop won gun battle

It wasn't a fair fight.

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015


Tsarnaev flips the bird at camera

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is shown raising his middle finger to a camera while...

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015

Met Gala 2015: Can't beat Beyoncé

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015

Drone gives up-close view of destruction

After a 4-month battle with ISIS, Kurdish forces liberated the Syrian city of Kobani from ISIS control,...

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015


'Alone time' is good for you

Loneliness may have health risks, but quality time with yourself is great

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015

Obama tells Letterman his post-presidency plans

President Barack Obama returned to "The Late Show with David Letterman," making his final appearance...

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015

TV or Not TV?

The Federal Communications Commission wants some local TV broadcasters to sell back their airwaves...

By Room / May 5, 2015


'Star Trek' yeoman dead at 85

Grace Lee Whitney, who played Yeoman Janice Rand in the original "Star Trek" series and a handful of movies...

By CNN.com / May 5, 2015

2 Shootings Caught on Video, 2 Young Black Victims, and Zero Charges Against the Police

While all eyes were on the unrest in Baltimore last week following Freddie Gray's death in police custody,...

By Jaeah / May 5, 2015

Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

It's not Mexico's independence day.        

By USATODAY / May 5, 2015