Why Uber Must Be Stopped

Andrew Leonard, SalonWhat is Uber? A paragon of free market efficiency and technological innovation serving...

August 31, 2014

Gubernatorial Race Nasty & Expensive

August 31, 2014

President Obama's Can't-Do Attitude

August 30, 2014


White House Flunks History 101

Victor Davis Hanson, Investor's Biz DailyPresident Obama doesn't know much about history.In his therapeutic...

August 30, 2014

Could Kansas Swing the Senate?

Sam Wang, The New YorkerIn national politics, Kansas is considered as Republican as they come: Mitt Romney...

August 29, 2014

Where Is Shaheen? Hiding From You

August 29, 2014


Rick Perry removes 'unauthorized' tweet about Rosemary Lehmberg - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsRick Perry removes 'unauthorized' tweet about Rosemary LehmbergDallas Morning...

September 1, 2014

Tom DeLay says prosecutor who brought Rick Perry indictment has ties to ... - PolitiFact

Tom DeLay says prosecutor who brought Rick Perry indictment has ties to ...PolitiFactCNN State of the Union...

August 31, 2014

Jack Kelly's Rick Perry column was light on facts - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jack Kelly's Rick Perry column was light on factsPittsburgh Post-GazetteI usually avoid the column...

August 31, 2014


Arson Suspect Found Holding Lighter Inside Burning Dana Point Building ... - KTLA

KTLAArson Suspect Found Holding Lighter Inside Burning Dana Point Building ...KTLAA 27-year-old man was arrested...

September 1, 2014

Perry says disparaging tweet unauthorized - USA TODAY

USA TODAYPerry says disparaging tweet unauthorizedUSA TODAYAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A tweet from Republican...

September 1, 2014

Thunderstorms in Northeast Shut Down Concerts, Delay Flights - Wall Street Journal

SFGateThunderstorms in Northeast Shut Down Concerts, Delay FlightsWall Street JournalPHILADELPHIA (AP)—Severe...

September 1, 2014


Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring - Kansas City Star

USA TODAYPolice: Utah suspect swallows stolen ringKansas City StarTwo people were arrested on suspicion...

September 1, 2014

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights - Beloit Daily News

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flightsBeloit Daily NewsConcert goers leave the Made in America...

September 1, 2014

Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring - WRGB

WRGBPolice: Utah suspect swallows stolen ringWRGBOREM, Utah (AP) -- Two people were arrested on suspicion...

September 1, 2014


Louisiana Abortion Clinic Law Put on Hold by Judge - Bloomberg

PoliticoLouisiana Abortion Clinic Law Put on Hold by JudgeBloombergA U.S. judge has temporarily delayed...

September 1, 2014

Ferguson police start wearing body cameras - SFGate

Toronto SunFerguson police start wearing body camerasSFGateFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police in the St. Louis...

September 1, 2014

Dad of woman who helped kill 3 honors victims - Auburn Citizen

Dad of woman who helped kill 3 honors victimsAuburn CitizenLAS VEGAS (AP) — The father of a woman whose...

September 1, 2014


California High-Speed Rail No. 10: Palate Cleanser

As a reminder, this is No. 10 in a series on the proposed north-south California High-Speed Rail system,...

August 31, 2014

The Quiet Crisis Among Queer Women

It’s easy to assume that queer Americans are thriving today. A year out from the Supreme Court decision...

August 30, 2014

California High-Speed Rail No. 9—the Chairman's Turn Again

As a reminder, this is No. 9 in a series on the plan for a north-south California High-Speed Rail system,...

August 29, 2014


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Atkins: World crises stymie prez's U.S. agenda ... on immigration reform as a flood of unaccompanied...

September 1, 2014

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September 1, 2014

Drug smugglers shift to human cargo

Mexico has stepped up enforcement operations along smuggling routes, and is deporting more Central Americans...

September 1, 2014


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US-Mexico border ">Los Zetas chieftain arrested near US-Mexico border

Mexico City (AFP) - A leader of the violent Los Zetas drug cartel has been arrested in the northwestern...

August 31, 2014

Australian aircraft to Iraq: Tasmanian MPs in fury

Mr Abbott has agreed to a United States request for Australia to transport weapons to Kurdish fighters...

August 31, 2014

Fed court lays ground rules in immigrant court case

Taitz filed the request for an emergency stay in federal court July 14, seeking to stop Obama, Johnson,...

August 31, 2014


Tony Stewart Returns to Sprint Cup Series and Lots of Support

Stewart was to compete in the Oral-B USA 500 on Sunday night following a three-week hiatus from racing...

September 1, 2014

Desperately Dry California Tries to Curb Private Drilling for Water

Farmers have long believed that landowners controlled groundwater, but the state legislature passed new controls...

September 1, 2014

A Casino Closes Amid Tears and Questions About Atlantic City’s Direction

Showboat, a New Orleans-themed casino owned by Caesars Entertainment, closed on Sunday at 4 p.m. Revel...

September 1, 2014


Millionaire Chess to Hit Las Vegas, in Gambit to Raise Game’s Profile With Big Prizes

The tournament is intended to be the first step in a multiyear plan to organize and run tournaments with...

September 1, 2014

One Judge to Decide the Future of Detroit

In a trial set to open on Tuesday, nothing short of this city’s future is at stake, with a judge to decide...

August 31, 2014

A Favorite Falls As Wozniacki Tops Sharapova

Caroline Wozniacki, who had not advanced past the Open’s fourth round since 2011, threw one more wrench...

August 31, 2014


Libyans Overrun Compound Abandoned by U.S. Embassy in Tripoli

A video circulating online Sunday showed gleeful trespassers diving off a balcony into a pool in the residential...

August 31, 2014

Libyans Overrun Compound Abandoned by U.S. Embassy in Tripoli

A video circulating online Sunday showed gleeful trespassers diving off a balcony into a pool in the residential...

August 31, 2014

Police Officer and Gunman Are Wounded in Brooklyn Shooting

The authorities said that a man being pursued by the police shot one officer in the leg and was in turn...

August 31, 2014


U.S. and Iran Unlikely Allies in Iraq Battle

The fight for Amerli appeared to mark the first time American warplanes and militias backed by Iran were...

August 31, 2014

Putin Urges Talks on Greater Autonomy for Eastern Ukraine

In an interview Sunday, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia veered between veiled threats and demands...

August 31, 2014

Militia Says It ‘Secured’ U.S. Compound in Libya

The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital has "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential...

August 31, 2014


Recovery in Need of a Recovery: The Changing Face of Temporary Employment

The number of temps has reached a new high, and many are working in more dangerous situations than full-time...

August 31, 2014

Al Qaeda Affiliate Claims Capture of U.N. Peacekeepers in Syria

The Nusra Front, the Syrian branch of Al Qaeda, said it seized more 40 peacekeepers because the United...

August 31, 2014

At Least 3 Protesters Die in Clashes in Pakistan

The demonstrators clashed with the police overnight Saturday as groups calling for Prime Minister Nawaz...

August 31, 2014


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The Ebola virus has been wreaking havoc in West Africa of late. According to CBC, an outbreak of the virus...

September 1, 2014

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More than 1500 people have died from the virus in this latest outbreak. Health officials are set to begin...

September 1, 2014

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On August 8, the WHO declared the West Africa Ebola outbreak a public health emergency. The agency says...

September 1, 2014


Israel calls for Arab countries to help rebuild Gaza Strip and disarm militants - Toronto Star

Toronto StarIsrael calls for Arab countries to help rebuild Gaza Strip and disarm militantsToronto Star“This...

August 31, 2014

Israel calls for regional powers to join in rebuilding Gaza Strip - CTV News

CTV NewsIsrael calls for regional powers to join in rebuilding Gaza StripCTV NewsJERUSALEM -- Israel...

August 31, 2014

Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim - MiamiHerald.com

HaaretzIsraeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claimMiamiHerald.comRAFAH, Gaza Strip -- The first...

August 31, 2014


Rebuilding Gaza Strip could take 20 years - Buenos Aires Herald

Deseret NewsRebuilding Gaza Strip could take 20 yearsBuenos Aires HeraldJERUSALEM — An international...

August 31, 2014

Israel calls for regional powers to join in rebuilding Gaza Strip, disarm its ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Israel calls for regional powers to join in rebuilding Gaza Strip, disarm its ...Minneapolis Star TribuneJERUSALEM...

August 31, 2014

Gaza Strip: ISIS Intent on Palestine and Murder of Jews - Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceGaza Strip: ISIS Intent on Palestine and Murder of JewsGuardian Liberty VoiceThe...

August 30, 2014


Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

Pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech, Monday.        

September 1, 2014

Partial building collapse in Paris suburb kills 2

Philippe Galli, Seine-Saint-Denis prefect, said the explosion was "most probably" the result of a gas leak.        

August 31, 2014

Bikini barista-stand owner faces prostitution charge

Prosecutors: Owner made more than $2M in 3 years because her baristas were also selling sex acts.        

August 31, 2014


Detroit's bankruptcy battle begins

Detroit faces extraordinary pressure to prove grand bargain to resolve bankruptcy is fair.        

August 31, 2014

Author, journalist Charles Bowden dies at 69

The hard-boiled investigative journalist had become an expert on the U.S. drug war.        

August 31, 2014

Miss. scam artist who targeted elderly nabbed in Calif.

Gina Palasini stole the life savings of her victims and evaded justice for years.        

August 31, 2014


Oil tanker 'vanishes' with $100M cargo off Texas

Kurdish ship carries crude that may legally belong to Iraq        

August 31, 2014

Checks to Erin Corwin's rescue team stolen from mailbox

Money was intended for volunteers who discovered Marine's wife's body in desert mineshaft.        

August 31, 2014

Dumpster dining: Environmentalist fights food waste

Activist dumpster dives for edible food in each city, then shows how much is wasted.        

August 31, 2014


Iraqi forces break militant siege after U.S. airstrikes

Iraqi forces entered the town Sunday, Army spokesman Lt. Gen. Qassim al-Moussawi said.        

August 31, 2014

Economic sanctions spare Western-tied Russian fund

Western business connections complicating efforts to bring sanctions against execs, companies aligned...

August 31, 2014

3 killed, 2 injured in Colorado plane crash

Plane crashed northwest of Erie Municipal Airport's runway.        

August 31, 2014


Australia to provide arms in U.S.-led mission against IS

Sending guns and ammo to help Kurds fight IS militants is part of U.S.-led multi-nation mission.        

August 31, 2014

License plate update? Delaware considers new look

The First State's unadorned tags are referred to as 'Dull-aware' by license-plate hobbyists.        

August 31, 2014

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

The plane took off from Waukesha, Wis., and was headed to Manassas, Va.        

August 31, 2014


Police say inmates used grandmother's coffin to smuggle marijuana

September 1, 2014

JLaw victim of nude pic hack

September 1, 2014

'OUT OF CONTROL' US doctor takes on Ebola with faith, technology

VIDEO: What happened to Ebola outbreak coverage? UN says number of Ebola cases could reach 20,000US colleges...

September 1, 2014


Coal industry dealt another setback as Oregon blocks export plan

September 1, 2014

STEWART TO START NASCAR star returns to racing after fatal crash

VIDEO: Tony Stewart returns to racing today VIDEO: Inside Tony Stewart's return to racing VIDEO: Emotional...

August 31, 2014

Dozens of police agencies report loss of Pentagon-supplied military weapons - Group's lesson plan on Ferguson shooting cites Black Panther platform - VIDEO: 'Kelly File' reviews shooting timeline

August 31, 2014


'IT'S NOT THE END' Coal industry dealt blow as Ore. blocks export plan

Obama reportedly plotting end-run around Congress on climate changeVIDEO: How climate change may impact...

August 31, 2014

TOUGH-MINDED PLAN Cruz wants to bomb ISIS 'back to the Stone Age'

VIDEO: Lawmakers becoming more vocal over ISIS threat OPINION: Cameron stands up to Islamists —...

August 31, 2014

US in 'free fall': Rogers says inertia on ISIS shows Obama 'withdrawn'

REP. MIKE ROGERS, near left, chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, says President...

August 31, 2014


Islamic militia group says it has 'secured' US compound in Libya

August 31, 2014

Bon Jovi reportedly axed from group bidding for Bills

August 31, 2014

Tax forms may be latest hurdle for HealthCare.gov

August 31, 2014


IMMIGRATION WAIT? Obama may hold action until after midterms, report says

VIDEO: Obama weighing delay in action of immigration VIDEO: How would amnesty impact economy? Surge...

August 31, 2014

IRAQ RELIEF US sends airstrikes, aid drops to besieged Shia city

Saudi king warns jihadists could attack US, Europe within months EXCLUSIVE: ISIS looks to Mexican borderVIDEO:...

August 31, 2014

Obama may delay immigration action until after midterms, report says - VIDEO: Obama weighs holding off on immigration

August 31, 2014