China Tries to Clean Up E-Commerce

China is tightening control over the loosely regulated world of Chinese e-commerce, a sector that has created...

By / April 2, 2015

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By brockway / April 1, 2015

Ajo, Arizona: Oasis in the Desert

Driving south through the hot desert from Gila Bend and into the town of Ajo, you pass a series of roadside...

By Deborah / April 1, 2015

Macerich Rejects Simon Property's Takeover Bid

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

By / 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

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

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

The Sexually Conservative Millennial

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

By Emma / March 27, 2015


Rights Measures Expose Divisions in G.O.P.’s Ranks

State laws seen as discriminatory against gay couples have laid bare and intensified fissures between...

By JENNIFER / April 2, 2015

Nigeria’s president-elect vows to 'spare no effort' to defeat Boko Haram - Nigeria celebrates Buhari's stunning win; challenges loom - Nigerian civic groups suggest rigging in presidential election

By Fox / April 2, 2015

Arkansas Moves to Revise Legislation as Concerns of Religion and Gay Rights Intensify

Besides asking for the bill to be recalled and amended, Gov. Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas said he was considering...

By CAMPBELL / April 2, 2015

Senator Robert Menendez Indicted on Corruption Charges

Mr. Menendez, Democrat of New Jersey, is accused of bribery, conspiracy, fraud and making false statements...

By MATT / April 2, 2015

Teen who got heart transplant dies in crash during police chase

An Atlanta area teenager who said a heart transplant two years ago gave him a second chance at life died...

By FOX / April 2, 2015

Arkansas Governor Asks Lawmakers to Recall Contentious Religious Freedom Bill

As corporations like Walmart speak out in opposition, Gov. Asa Hutchinson asked the state House to recall...

By CAMPBELL / April 1, 2015

U.S. Expands Foreign Cyberattack Retaliation Options

President Obama signed an executive order that would impose financial and travel sanctions against foreign-based...

By PETER / April 1, 2015

Explosion at Dairy Factory in Yemen Kills Dozens

The deaths occurred in Al Hudaydah as Saudi-led forces continued their military offensive against the Houthis.

By MOHAMMED / April 1, 2015

Rory McIlroy Has the Best Swing in Golf

A victory at the upcoming Masters would give Northern Ireland’s onetime prodigy a career grand slam...

By CHARLES / April 1, 2015


Arizona Recycling Truck Driver Saves Kitten From the Trash

Suburban Phoenix recycling truck driver credited with saving 3-week-old kitten from trash

By ABC / April 2, 2015

Judge Ends Maine Man's Attempt to Salvage Cape Cod Shipwreck

Judge ends Maine treasure hunter's bid to salvage platinum from shipwreck off Cape Cod

By ABC / April 2, 2015

Authorities: 2 people killed, child wounded after shooting in Hawthorne, Calif., is interrupted by police officer, who opened fire on gunman - @LATimes

Authorities: 2 people killed, child wounded after shooting in Hawthorne, Calif., is interrupted by police...

By Jillian / April 2, 2015

The Case Against Robert Menendez

"Politics as usual"—it's a phrase that's rooted in a cynical view of how our elected officials operate....

By David / April 1, 2015

Barbie Speaks

This fall, Mattel plans to introduce Hello Barbie, a Wi-Fi enabled version of the iconic doll, which...

By Conor / April 1, 2015

How Corporations Took Over the First Amendment

When the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that POM Wonderful was overstating pomegranate juice's health...

By Joe / April 1, 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 / April 1, 2015

Powdered Alcohol: An ER Visit Waiting to Happen?

Americans will soon have the option of consuming alcohol in a new way. It's called powdered alcohol,...

By / April 1, 2015

How Red States Learned to Love the Gas Tax

Don't believe the axiom that Republicans reflexively oppose tax increases: Outside the Beltway, it just...

By Russell / 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


Adulterous Woman Gets More Than 30-Year Sentence for Causing Death of Fetus From Affair; Abortion Rights Activists Outraged

Abortion rights activists are outraged after a 33-year-old married Indiana woman, who got pregnant as a result...

By The / April 1, 2015


Judge: Teen not going home after forced chemo ends

A Connecticut teen who has been forced to have chemotherapy to treat Hodgkin lymphoma will remain in temporary...

By / April 2, 2015

Fishing boat sinks; 43 dead

At least 43 people have died and 26 others are missing after a Russian fishing vessel sank off the Kamchatka...

By / April 2, 2015

Man drives car off tow truck

Watch as this man manages to drive his car off a tow truck and get away before the tow truck driver can stop...

By / April 2, 2015

Here's How Many McDonald's Workers Aren't Getting Raises

On Wednesday, McDonald's announced that starting this July, it will increase wages for the 90,000...

By Allie / April 2, 2015

Is Yemen America's Fight?

The United States, Saudis and Yemeni leaders have coordinated airstrikes on Al Qaeda targets in Yemen...

By Room / April 1, 2015

The Vietnam War, Part III: Hands of a Nation (26 photos)

The photojournalist Eddie Adams, who covered the Vietnam War for the Associated Press, not only captured...

By The / April 1, 2015

Boehner, Netanyahu laud 'bonds' in Israel

In a show of support for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, House Speaker John Boehner highlighted...

By / April 1, 2015

Hospital gown makeover

By / April 1, 2015

Terrorists out of Tikrit; now liberators are feared

Potential booby traps are political as well as physical. Officials are concerned about what Iran-backed...

By / April 1, 2015

Uplifting cards handed out to strangers in Detroit

Cards with messages like "Never give up" are being handed out to strangers in Detroit, but no one knows...

By / April 1, 2015

Rahm Emanuel lightens up in final debate

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants you to know: He's a stand-up guy.

By / April 1, 2015

Convicted Illinois murderer overpowers guard, drives off in his car

A man recently convicted of murder overpowered an Illinois correctional officer early Wednesday morning,...

By / April 1, 2015