EU Lifts Eurozone Growth Forecast

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

By / 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 / 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

A Word Cloud of Ajo, Arizona

Having listened to people from around the U.S. talk to us for our American Futures adventure over the last...

By Deborah / April 30, 2015


Mike Huckabee to Join Republican Presidential Race

The former Arkansas governor thrilled conservatives when he ran for the White House in 2008, but the competition...

By TRIP / May 5, 2015

Shanghai Enacts Curbs on Business Dealings of Officials’ Relatives

The move is intended to keep the spouses and children of top local officials from entering private business...

By MICHAEL / May 5, 2015

ISIS Claims Responsibility for Attack at Texas Event Showing Muhammad Cartoons

The Islamic State called the assailants in Garland “soldiers of the caliphate,” but whether the extremist...

By DAN / May 5, 2015

City Room: New York Today: Mourning an Officer

Tuesday: The death of a police officer, cloudy weather, and the highest point in New York.

By TATIANA / May 5, 2015

Your Tuesday Briefing: Deadly Force, Joint Chiefs Chairman and More

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

By ADEEL / May 5, 2015

Gunfire interrupts bike ride of Wisconsin family that loved outdoors; 4 dead including shooter

The Stoffel family set out on a bike ride on a beautiful spring evening, the young Wisconsin couple and their...

By FOX / May 5, 2015

Sinosphere Blog: Met Gala Fashion Inspires Photoshop Remixes in China

While Sarah Jessica Parker’s red-carpet look evoked thoughts of a Beijing Olympic mascot, Rihanna’s...

By AUSTIN / May 5, 2015

Biden meets with family of US Marine imprisoned in Iran - VIDEO: Greta speaks with family of Marine imprisoned in Iran

By Fox / May 5, 2015

For Top 25 Hedge Fund Managers, a Difficult 2014 Still Paid Well

Most hedge funds were poor performers in 2014; only half of the top 10 earners beat the S.&P. 500 — yet the top 25 earned...

By ALEXANDRA / 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

Berlin Police Make City's Largest-Ever Cocaine Seizure

Berlin police seize 386 kilograms of cocaine at supermarket chain Aldi

By ABC / 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

Wake Up Church! Christians Dying for their Faith

From the Middle East to sub-Saharan Africa, Christians are enduring attacks for their faith like never...

By / May 4, 2015

Americans Need Jobs, Not Populism

In 2008, I was elected governor of Delaware. In politics, timing is everything. You can be a fantastic...

By Jack / May 3, 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


Met Gala 2015: Can't beat Beyoncé

By / 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 / May 5, 2015

'Alone time' is good for you

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

By / 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 / 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

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

5 things to start your day

Questions swirl around Texas shooting. Two more Republicans jump into the 2016 race. And the newest princess...

By / May 5, 2015

Officer shot in head dies

New York authorities will seek a first-degree murder charge against a man accused of killing a NYPD officer. ...

By / May 5, 2015

From 'Black Hawk Down' to Kerry's visit

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, on Tuesday, becoming...

By / May 5, 2015

Woman saves her 2 children after being shot

Sometimes a mother's love can make all the difference in the world. It can even save lives.

By / May 5, 2015

Karen O sings in Google Doodle song

Tuesday's Google Doodle pays tribute to trailblazing journalist Nellie Bly on her 151st birthday with...

By / May 5, 2015

NYU student detained by North Korea speaks out

CNN's Will Ripley in an exclusive interview speaks with Won Moon-Joo, a student from New York University,...

By / May 5, 2015