Tesla Motors' Twitter Account Hacked

Tesla Motors’ official Twitter account was hacked by a person or people who identified themselves as the #ripprgang.

By WSJ.com: / April 26, 2015

Volkswagen Chairman Piech Resigns

The powerful chairman of Volkswagen unexpectedly resigned, opening a new period of uncertainty for the automotive...

By WSJ.com: / April 25, 2015

The President Daydreams on Iran

Mortimer Zuckerman, Wall St. JournalAnyone who looks at the nuclear deal and sees success is living in a world...

By Mortimer / April 25, 2015


The True Story Behind <i>True Story</i>

If evil—pure evil—exists, is it an elegant, seductive aura of darkness, or a shambling, seriocomic...

By Garrett / April 24, 2015

Asheville Just 'Happened' to Develop a Nice Downtown—Or Did It?

Here's how we got to today's post: through the past few weeks, I've done a variety of items on the attempts...

By James / April 24, 2015

Why It Was Wrong to Shut Down Boston After the Bombing

When two bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston marathon on April 15, 2013, police officers...

By Conor / April 24, 2015


What Can Michael Brown's Parents Achieve by Suing Ferguson?

First, a grand jury opted not to charge Darren Wilson in Michael Brown's death. Then the Justice Department,...

By David / April 23, 2015

Bennett Beach Runs in Boston, Gary Heyne's Influence Lasts in Shanghai

This is an update on two people whose achievements I've noted in this space over the years. 1) Back in 1969...

By James / April 23, 2015

Damage Lingers From Retracted Rolling Stone</em> Story

Much of the focus on Rolling Stone's retracted "Rape on Campus" article has centered around its journalistic...

By Matt / April 23, 2015


Equal Time for Tampa, and More on Asheville Too

Hey, watch what you say about Tampa! In a post from China on Tuesday, I quoted a reader on the unpredictability...

By James / April 23, 2015

Can Starbucks Salvage the American Dream?

This article was originally published at http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/390978/starbucks-university/

By Paul / April 22, 2015

More on Nice Downtowns: Do They Just Happen? Or Are They Made?

Yesterday I quoted a reader in Seattle who recounted the long, purposeful process through which that...

By James / April 21, 2015


 

Death Toll From Nepal Quake Passes 2,100 as Aftershocks Terrorize Capital

On Mount Everest, helicopter rescue operations began Sunday morning to bring wounded climbers down off the mountain...

By BHADRA / April 26, 2015

STARNES: Bakers face $135,000 fine for refusing to make cake for gay wedding - Johns Hopkins University student gov't says no to Chick-fil-A

By Fox / April 26, 2015

Laughter (and a Few Boos) as Obama Takes Aim at Correspondents’ Dinner

At the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner in Washington, President Obama made use of an Anger...

By MICHAEL / April 26, 2015


1 rescued, 4 missing after sailboats capsize in Alabama bay

The Coast Guard announced late Saturday they rescued one person from an Alabama bay after a powerful...

By FOX / April 26, 2015

Republican Field Woos Iowa Evangelical Christians

Nine Republican candidates descended on a large church in Iowa to court evangelical Christians, the voters...

By TRIP / April 26, 2015

Ancient Collision Made Nepal Earthquake Inevitable

More than 25 million years ago, India crashed into Asia. The two land masses are still colliding today,...

By KENNETH / April 26, 2015


Islanders 3, Capitals 1: Islanders, Who Won’t Go Quietly, Force a Game 7 Against the Capitals

There’s no guarantee of another hockey game at Nassau Coliseum, but the Islanders made sure that their...

By ALLAN / April 26, 2015

Russian Hackers Read Obama’s Unclassified Emails, Officials Say

The hackers dido not appear to have penetrated closely guarded servers that control the message traffic...

By MICHAEL / April 25, 2015

Nets 91, Hawks 83: The Nets, Showing Some Life, Use an 18-0 Run to Beat the Hawks

The mood at Barclays Center felt initially subdued, but the Nets and their Brooklyn crowd were energized...

By ANDREW / April 25, 2015


 

Freddie Gray Protests Turn Violent in Baltimore

Gray, 25, died April 19th after his arrest in Baltimore.

By ABC / April 26, 2015

Coast Guard: 4 Missing After Sailboats Capsize in Alabama

Coast Guard searches for 4 people missing in Alabama waters after sailboats capsize in storm

By ABC / April 26, 2015

Video: Protesters in Baltimore throw rocks and more at police - @cmcampbell6

Video: Protesters in Baltimore throw rocks and more at police - @cmcampbell6

By Jimmy / April 26, 2015


Baltimore Marchers Stage 'Die-In' Proesting Police-Custody Death

The latest on Baltimore police-custody death: March leaves City Hall, group heads to stadium

By ABC / April 25, 2015

Photo: A tornado down in Crystal City, Texas - @ClaireFlores11

Photo: A tornado down in Crystal City, Texas - @ClaireFlores11

By Tom / April 25, 2015

Winners of the 2015 James Beard Media Awards

The 2015 winners of the James Beard Foundation book, broadcast and journalism awards

By ABC / April 25, 2015


Samaritan's Purse to Help Persecuted Oregon Bakers

Samaritan's Purse, headed by Franklin Graham, will help fund legal expenses for Oregon bakers, heavily...

By CBN.com / April 25, 2015

Digital Download: Will Apple Watch Mean Annoying New Tech Habits?

The highly anticipated Apple Watch hits stores Friday and unlike Apple's other devices, users never have...

By CBN.com / April 25, 2015

What Sweden and Japan Can Teach the U.S. About Its Aging Workforce

In just 15 years more than 20 percent of the U.S. population will be over the age of 65. That's more...

By Gillian / April 24, 2015


A Controversial Telecom Merger May Be Averted

Despite a shaky reputation with consumers, Comcast, America's dominant cable and broadband provider,...

By Matt / April 23, 2015

A Quick Guide to the Questions About Clinton Cash

Après Schweizer, le déluge. At the start of the week, The New York Times revealed that Peter Schweizer,...

By David / April 23, 2015

H Is for Hillary

The growing slate of 2016 presidential candidates had barely had a chance to announce their campaigns...

By Steven / April 23, 2015


 

Pro-Life Students Say North Dakota School Is Banning Their Club; Fargo Public Schools Deny Discrimination

A school district in North Dakota has denied discriminating against students from two high schools attempting...

By The / April 25, 2015

 

Missing women survive on Girl Scout cookies

Snacks and a shiny SUV windshield saved two sisters who were stranded for almost two weeks in Michigan's...

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015

Volcanoes seen from space

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015

Cops: Plane cleaner stole computers, booze

Talk about cleaning up. Wowza.

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015


Indonesia: 72 hours before executions

Nine of ten mostly foreign prisoners on death row in Indonesia have been given 72 hours notice ahead...

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015

Obama's top 10 jokes at Correspondents' Dinner

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015

Obama Just Burned GOP Climate Deniers In "Anger Translator" Rant

Towards the end of his annual speech to the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in the nation's...

By James / April 26, 2015


'Galaxy Quest' TV series in the works

A TV series based on the 1999 sci-fi film "Galaxy Quest" is in the works at Paramount Television.

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015

Hear Obama's opening jokes at 'Nerd Prom'

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015

Jindal: I'd attend same-sex wedding

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Saturday that his preference for what he calls the "traditional view...

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015


Nepal hit by major aftershock as search for quake survivors intensifies

Saturday's earthquake has killed nearly 2,000 people.        

By USATODAY / April 26, 2015

6 missing in storm during boat race

At least six people are missing after a severe storm capsized several sailboats in Mobile Bay, Alabama,...

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015

Declassified: Puzzlement over post-9/11 surveillance

A newly declassified report on the Bush administration's post-9/11 warrantless surveillance program says...

By CNN.com / April 26, 2015