Rand Paul: The GOP's Brand 'Sucks'

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) is warning his party that it has an image problem. In fact, the GOP's brand...

October 30, 2014

NATO Intercepts 26 Russian Planes in 24 Hours

European air-forces faced a frantic 24-hours as they scrambled to intercept dozens of Russian aircraft...

October 30, 2014

Dating Website Sued for Making Fake Lovers

The Federal Trade Commission filed suit against a British-based dating company alleging that it created...

October 30, 2014


Massive Anti-Islam March Planned For Berlin

Anti radical-Islam protesters have been accused of having “misused the freedom of assembly”...

October 30, 2014

POLL: Obama's Latino Support Fading

President Obama’s base of support among Hispanics and young people is eroding dramatically in the run-up...

October 30, 2014

Tim Cook, Apple’s Chief Executive, Says He Is ‘Proud to Be Gay’

Mr. Cook becomes the most prominent executive of a public company to come out.

October 30, 2014

U.S. Economy Grew at 3.5% Annual Pace in Third Quarter

Analysts surveyed by Bloomberg had expected the increase in gross domestic product to be 3 percent.

October 30, 2014

These Conversation Topics Will Help You Keep Your Job

You might have heard this cliche before: You don't go to work to make friends. It sounds like something...

October 30, 2014


Tim Cook, Apple’s C.E.O., Says He Is Proud to Be Gay

The public declaration by the chief of Apple, in an essay written for Bloomberg Businessweek, makes Mr. Cook...

October 30, 2014

First Draft: Today in Politics

Election watchers might want to take a moment to savor the uncertainty of these midterms.

October 30, 2014

WH in Denial: Obama is Costing Dems the Senate

Josh Kraushaar, NJWhite House officials are preemptively spinning a midterm defeat, and they're using...

October 30, 2014


France Denies It Has Agreed to Deliver Mistral-Class Warship to Russia

The government of François Hollande rejected claims that it would hand over the first of two vessels...

October 30, 2014

Alcatel-Lucent Narrows Losses

Network-equipment company Alcatel-Lucent narrowed its loss in the third quarter and reduced the amount...

October 30, 2014

City Room: New York Today: Multitasking Marathoner

Thursday: a world-class runner who is a full-time lawyer, cooler weather, and weak sales for the governor’s...

October 30, 2014


Why Millennials &%#@! Love Science

The wildly successful web publication "I F*cking Love Science" currently has over 18 million likes on Facebook....

October 29, 2014

The Many Lives of Darth Vader

Since his debut in the 1977 movie Star Wars, Darth Vader has been a rather busy Sith Lord. Apart from...

October 29, 2014

Lava Flow Threatens Pahoa, Hawaii

On June 27, a new lava flow emerged from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano, flowing to the northeast at a rate...

October 28, 2014


What Teachers Can Learn From Vsauce's YouTube Show

When I told my sons, ages 11 and 15, that I would be interviewing a series of unconventional and inspiring...

October 28, 2014

2014 National Geographic Photo Contest, Part II

National Geographic Magazine's annual photo contest, is nearing the deadline for entries this year—the...

October 26, 2014

Women sold, raped, enslaved by ISIS

ISIS is brazen about enslaving Yazidi women as part of Sharia law. One teen describes in chilling detail...

October 30, 2014

The tension between Obama, Netanyahu

Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu haven't liked each other for years -- they just aren't bothering...

October 30, 2014

Students: Dump Maher from graduation

The controversy over having TV host Bill Maher speak at the University of California Berkeley has taken...

October 30, 2014


5 reasons Ferguson chief is in hot water

The police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, has problems. Here's five reasons why.

October 30, 2014

'Treated like cattle'

CNN's Ivan Watson speaks to a Yazidi woman who survived being kidnapped and enslaved by ISIS militants. ...

October 30, 2014

Giants' World Series win marred by violence

A night of triumph for San Francisco baseball fans was marred by shootings, fires and arrests.

October 30, 2014