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

Climate Change: We're Almost Too Late

Rebecca Leber, New RepublicThere is an alarming message in a major new report on climate change, a draft...

August 29, 2014

HIllary Finally Weighs in on Ferguson

Emma Roller, Naional JournalNearly three weeks after the death of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old...

August 29, 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

Why colleges have no part in Governor Rick Perry's trophy - The State

The StateWhy colleges have no part in Governor Rick Perry's trophyThe StateCOLUMBIA, SC — The morning...

August 31, 2014

Rick Perry's Legal Trouble: The Line Between Influence And Coercion - NPR

NPRRick Perry's Legal Trouble: The Line Between Influence And CoercionNPRThe day he was booked, Texas...

August 30, 2014


Vintage Racing Crash Kills Connecticut Man - Boston.com

NBC ConnecticutVintage Racing Crash Kills Connecticut ManBoston.comSALISBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police say a vintage...

August 31, 2014

Moderate earthquake hits region near Fairbanks - Washington Post

KTUU.comModerate earthquake hits region near FairbanksWashington PostFAIRBANKS, Alaska — The Alaska...

August 31, 2014

SHOCKING VIDEO: Fake cab driver tried to rape mom, assaulted her young kids - kdvr.com

SHOCKING VIDEO: Fake cab driver tried to rape mom, assaulted her young kidskdvr.comNEW YORK — A phony...

August 31, 2014


Woman Ran Multi-Million Dollar Prostitution Ring Out of Bikini Barista Stands ... - ABC News

New York Daily NewsWoman Ran Multi-Million Dollar Prostitution Ring Out of Bikini Barista Stands ...ABC...

August 31, 2014

In Texas, Ted Cruz sounds like he's running in 2016 - Fox News

Fox NewsIn Texas, Ted Cruz sounds like he's running in 2016Fox NewsAug 30, 2014: U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz,...

August 30, 2014

Menards shopper dies after pallet of ceramic tiles falls, hits him on head - Detroit Free Press

WXYZMenards shopper dies after pallet of ceramic tiles falls, hits him on headDetroit Free PressA trip...

August 30, 2014


Girl dies after sand hole on Ore. beach collapses - USA TODAY

New York Daily NewsGirl dies after sand hole on Ore. beach collapsesUSA TODAYLINCOLN CITY, Ore. -- A small...

August 30, 2014

Plane with unconscious pilot crashes into Atlantic Ocean - WLS-TV

American Live WirePlane with unconscious pilot crashes into Atlantic OceanWLS-TVA plane heading from...

August 30, 2014

Wind, weather stoke Northern California wildfires - PallTimes.com (subscription)

Science CodexWind, weather stoke Northern California wildfiresPallTimes.com (subscription)HAPPY CAMP,...

August 30, 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

Lies Immigration Reformers Told Me

“Mom hid a present for you in the basement.” “Last time you said that, you locked me downstairs...

August 29, 2014


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US/Mexico border ">Unique NAU-Yuma social work program to focus on US/Mexico border

A new bachelor's degree program in social work with a specific focus on U.S. and Mexico border issues...

August 31, 2014

Border, Calls for Bombing ISIS 'Back to the Stone Age'">

Border, Calls for Bombing ISIS 'Back to the Stone Age'">Cruz Invites Obama to Border, Calls for Bombing ISIS 'Back to the Stone Age'

The Texas Republican and potential 2016 presidential contender also heavily criticized the president's...

August 31, 2014

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US across Mexican border ">Law enforcement warns that Islamic State may enter US across Mexican border

Law enforcement agencies in the US have warned that Islamic State extremists could be looking to the US-Mexico...

August 30, 2014


ISIS, al-Shabaab, Al-Qaeda, Muslim Radicalization Networks Propel San Diego to #4

In 2010, KPBS reported on circuitous routes taken by Somalis looking to cross into the U.S. over the southwest...

August 30, 2014

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US ">Sheriff Joe: Terrorists know how to get into US

Worldwide news coverage of America's porous southern border, says Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, has effectively...

August 30, 2014

Jesuits speak out against inhumane treatment of refugee children

There are 42 U.S. House members who graduated from Jesuit high schools and ... children who have surged...

August 30, 2014


U.S. Strikes Militants Besieging Turkmen in Iraq

American planes struck the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, and dropped food, water and aid near the northern...

August 31, 2014

Sports of The Times: Michael Sam Makes an Impact, if Not the Rams’ Roster

Even after he was cut by the Rams on Saturday, Sam’s selection in the N.F.L. Draft and his impression...

August 31, 2014

At Risk in Senate, Democrats Seek to Rally Blacks

With their Senate majority imperiled, Democrats are trying to mobilize African-Americans outraged by the shooting...

August 30, 2014


Rams Cut Michael Sam, First Openly Gay N.F.L. Draft Pick

The St. Louis Rams released defensive lineman Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an N.F.L....

August 30, 2014

In Nod to Eastern Europe, E.U. Names Poland Premier to Key Post

The selection is the latest sign that Poland is emerging as a larger player in European affairs, particularly...

August 30, 2014

California Closes in on Plastic-Bag Ban

California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a ban on single-use...

August 30, 2014


ISIS Militants Behead Lebanese Soldier and Hold 18 More

A video posted on social media sites on Saturday showed members of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria...

August 30, 2014

British Lawmaker Is Released From Hospital After Street Attack

A spokesman for George Galloway, known for his vocal criticism of Israel, said the attack on Friday was related...

August 30, 2014

Kvitova Is the Latest Top Seed to Be Ousted; Djokovic Advances Easily

Aleksandra Krunic, a 21-year-old qualifier from Serbia, knocked out No. 3 seed Petra Kvitova, 6-4, 6-4,...

August 30, 2014


Ukraine President Says Europe’s Security Depends on Stopping Russia

As evidence of Russia’s direct intervention in Ukraine mounted, the president of the European Commission...

August 30, 2014

EU to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine

The European Union on Saturday was poised to impose new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine's president...

August 30, 2014

New Novartis Drug Shows Striking Efficacy in Treating Heart Failure

The experimental drug developed by the Swiss company Novartis reduced the risk of dying from cardiovascular...

August 30, 2014


Syrian Rebels Attack Peacekeepers in Golan Heights

Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday...

August 30, 2014

Lesotho PM Says Army Attempted Coup, Military Denies

Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane on Saturday accused his country's army of attempting a coup against...

August 30, 2014

Death of Man in Police Custody Is Ruled a Homicide

The man, Ronald Singleton, died from physical restraint by the police while he was in a state of “excited...

August 30, 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

Gaza Strip: Disagreement Over Civilian Death Toll - Guardian Liberty Voice

International Business TimesGaza Strip: Disagreement Over Civilian Death TollGuardian Liberty VoiceThe...

August 30, 2014

When it comes to the Gaza Strip, Cincinnati residents have a lot to say about ... - WCPO

When it comes to the Gaza Strip, Cincinnati residents have a lot to say about ...WCPOCINCINNATI - In the 50 days...

August 30, 2014


Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza - TheNewsTribune.com

International Business TimesHousing group: 20 years to rebuild GazaTheNewsTribune.comThe assessment by Shelter...

August 30, 2014

Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza - MiamiHerald.com

Housing group: 20 years to rebuild GazaMiamiHerald.comThe assessment by Shelter Cluster, co-chaired by the U.N....

August 30, 2014

Gaza Launched 'Rubble Bucket Challenge' to Raise Awareness [Video] - Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceGaza Launched 'Rubble Bucket Challenge' to Raise Awareness [Video]Guardian...

August 30, 2014


NYPD probed for 2nd restraint-related death

Medical examiner "physical restrain by police" was a factor in the of Ronald Singleton, 45.        

August 30, 2014

Dog turns on stove, starts fire in N.J. home

No one was inside the home at the time of the fire.        

August 30, 2014

Pricey VA wind turbines remain idle

The Department of Veterans Affairs has spent more than $3.7 million on the project.        

August 30, 2014


Ukraine-Russia conflict: What you need to know

NATO estimates 1,000 Russian soldiers are in Ukraine, aiding separatists in the country's east.        

August 30, 2014

Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

Shelter Cluster says it will take 20 years to rebuild the wreckage in Gaza.        

August 30, 2014

U.S. mounts new airstrikes against IS

New U.S. airstrikes target Islamic State in northern Iraq        

August 30, 2014


Falling tiles kill shopper at home improvement store

The pallet of ceramic tiles fell about 15 feet and hit the shopper in the head.        

August 30, 2014

Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

Peacekeepers' mission monitors a 1974 disengagement accord between Syria and Israel.        

August 30, 2014

California lawmakers pass first U.S. plastic bag ban

Bill would prohibit single-use plastic bags at grocery stores and large pharmacies in 2015 and at convenience...

August 30, 2014


Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

The statement said the plane was hit by a missile from a Russian launcher, but did not give more detail.        

August 30, 2014

After soccer referee's death, wife and sons persevere

Kyle Bieniewicz died after being punched by a player during a game in July.        

August 29, 2014

Quake rattles southern Greece, capital city

There were no reports of injuries or damage.        

August 29, 2014


Ad watch: Ernst touts support for entitlements

The ad is a coordinated effort between the Ernst campaign and the National Republican Senatorial Committee.        

August 29, 2014

There's a cure for those end-of-summer blues

Experts say a shift in perception goes a long way toward coping with winter.        

August 29, 2014

Obama: GOP captive to ideologically rigid group

Obama said Republicans had realized that blocking all progress led Americans to become cynical about...

August 29, 2014


Filipino peacekeepers escape encirclement by Syria rebels in Golan Heights

August 31, 2014

Obama mulls delaying immigration action until after midterms, report says

PRESIDENT OBAMA is reportedly weighing delaying executive action on immigration until after the midterm...

August 31, 2014

In Texas, Ted Cruz sounds like he's running in 2016

August 31, 2014


Calif. Gov. Brown appeals judge's ruling that struck down teacher tenure

August 30, 2014

BREAKING NEWS NFL's Michael Sam released by St. Louis Rams

VIDEO: ESPN apologizes for reports on Michael Sam's shower habits

August 30, 2014

EU weighs new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine crisis deepens

UKRAINIAN PRESIDENT Petro Poroshenko, pictured, tells European Union leaders a strong response is needed...

August 30, 2014


College offers $10G bachelor's program

August 30, 2014

NOT POLITICAL? Sen. Reid's name yanked from alma mater building

La. Dem Sen. Landrieu faces more questions about her residencyVIDEO: Kurtz: 'Shocking' McConnell tape...

August 30, 2014

DEADLY CRASH Teen dies in 'once-in-a-lifetime' Lamborghini drive

Tracy Morgan still struggling after crash

August 30, 2014


Experts say oil-rich Qatar supporting terror

August 30, 2014

Take a hike? Gand Canyon to charge runners a fee

August 30, 2014

WHERE DOES QATAR STAND? Experts say nation supporting terror

A GROWING NUMBER of regional experts believe the oil-rich emirate is propping up violent jihadists around...

August 30, 2014


BRAVE NEW WORLD Microchip implants could become part of human life

Navy develops bio-coatings for implants, dressingsUS military developing brain implants to restore memory

August 30, 2014

COMBATING ISIS DHS looks at new ways to intercept foreign fighters

EXCLUSIVE: ISIS looks to Mexican border for terror attack opportunity, bulletin saysSyrian rebels attack...

August 30, 2014

Federal judge halts key part of Texas abortion law

August 30, 2014