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

The Sexually Conservative Millennial

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

By Emma / 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


Rod Hundley, an Outsize Basketball Personality, Dies at 80

Hundley, known as Hot Rod, parlayed showmanship on the court with flair at the microphone to become a fan favorite...

By RICHARD / March 28, 2015

With Little Notice, Citi Bike Is Suspended for the Weekend

Citi Bike sent an email to its members around 5 p.m. on Friday, announcing the suspension of service...

By EMMA / March 28, 2015

Nets 106, Cavaliers 98: Nets, Playing for a Playoff Spot, Grab a Win

The Nets served a jolt to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night, beating them, 106-98, in front of a sellout...

By ANDREW / March 28, 2015

Wealth Matters: As the Economy Awakens, Thoughts Turn to Dream Houses

Luxury building is again booming in the traditionally high-end parts of the country, like the Hamptons,...

By PAUL / March 28, 2015

DEA, Secret Service sex scandals shine light on scope of prostitution industry in Colombia - DEA ‘sex parties’ report raises security concerns, Hill hearing scheduled

By Fox / March 28, 2015

Family Members of Two Missing Men Keep Vigils While Scouring New York Hospitals

Two people were unaccounted for after the collapse of three buildings in the East Village.

By KIRK / March 28, 2015

State of the Art: Ellen Pao Disrupts How Silicon Valley Does Business

While the verdict on Friday was a defeat for Ms. Pao, the trial has blown open a conversation about the status...

By FARHAD / March 28, 2015

Owners of Restaurants Destroyed in East Village Explosion Mourn Their Losses

Three food shops on Second Avenue in the East Village destroyed in an explosion on Thursday were a microcosm...

By SARAH / March 28, 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


Australian cricket team captain Michael Clarke says he will retire from ODI cricket after tomorrow's World Cup final against New Zealand - @SkyNewsAust

Australian cricket team captain Michael Clarke says he will retire from ODI cricket after tomorrow's...

By Jimmy / March 28, 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


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


Beating on train linked to Ferguson?

When one man sat down next to a second man in a St. Louis light rail car late Monday and asked him his opinion...

By / March 28, 2015

See how teens are putting themselves in danger

A study found that distracted teen drivers are four times more likely to cause an accident than previously...

By / March 28, 2015

SAE: Racist chant taught at leadership event

The national office of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity changed its tune.

By / March 28, 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

Ellen Pao Loses Her Gender Discrimination Lawsuit Against Silicon Valley VC Firm Kleiner Perkins

This is a breaking news story. We'll be updating this post regularly. Ellen Pao's $16 million lawsuit...

By Hannah / 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