Nude Pics & the Struggle With Chivalry

Mollie Hemingway, The Federalist...

September 2, 2014

Why Some Are More Equal Than Others

Jedediah Purdy, The Daily BeastAmericans pride themselves on an egalitarian society open to all. But some...

September 2, 2014

Reid's Anti-Koch Crusade Eats Up Senate Time

Byron York, DC ExaminerIf you're sick of cynicism in politics, you might want to avert your eyes from...

September 2, 2014


Residency Issue Comes to the Fore in Key Races

Caitlin Huey-Burns, RCPLouisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu is one of the most vulnerable Democratic incumbents...

September 2, 2014

Atheist Call to Abort Disabled Is Doomed

Naomi Schaefer Riley, NY Post...

September 1, 2014

Why Rick Perry deleted a disparaging tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry deleted what was described as an "unauthorized tweet" from his verified...

September 1, 2014


Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' Tweet - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' TweetNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthRick Perry's verified account...

September 2, 2014

Rick Perry Joins List Of Political Social Media “Fails” - CBS Local

Rick Perry Joins List Of Political Social Media “Fails”CBS LocalNORTH TEXAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – Governor...

September 1, 2014

Rick Perry takes back tweet - KSAT San Antonio

KSAT San AntonioRick Perry takes back tweetKSAT San AntonioTexas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account...

September 1, 2014


Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets - seattlepi.com

San Francisco ChronicleInfamous speed trap town investigated over ticketsseattlepi.comWALDO, Fla. (AP)...

September 2, 2014

Bank robber fits description of 'AK-47 bandit' who shot officer: cops - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsBank robber fits description of 'AK-47 bandit' who shot officer: copsNew York...

September 2, 2014

Texas Voter ID Trial Seen as Test for Restoring US Oversight - Businessweek

NPRTexas Voter ID Trial Seen as Test for Restoring US OversightBusinessweekA trial starting today in Corpus...

September 2, 2014


Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claims - AZFamily

Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claimsAZFamilyWALDO, Fla. (AP) — The tiny Florida town of Waldo...

September 2, 2014

Jury to receive instructions in McDonnell trial - USA TODAY

USA TODAYJury to receive instructions in McDonnell trialUSA TODAYRICHMOND, Va. — The jury in the federal...

September 2, 2014

Cops: Groom, 2 others charged after wedding brawl - Greeneville Sun

Cops: Groom, 2 others charged after wedding brawlGreeneville SunPITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania...

September 2, 2014


Back To School: CPS Students Return With More Safe Passage Routes - CBS Local

CBS LocalBack To School: CPS Students Return With More Safe Passage RoutesCBS LocalCHICAGO (CBS) – Hundreds...

September 2, 2014

More storms roll through Midwest with hail, winds - Washington Post

Chron.comMore storms roll through Midwest with hail, windsWashington PostST. LOUIS — More strong storms...

September 2, 2014

Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin - U.S. News & World Report

Fox NewsDetroit's historic bankruptcy trial to beginU.S. News & World ReportIn this July 16, 2013...

September 2, 2014


Violence Among the Amish

Mostly, they came at night. Two or three people would hold down the victims, who were often elderly,...

September 2, 2014

Which States' Kids Miss the Most School?

September is upon us, and American kids are filling up their backpacks. But lots of kids won't be going...

September 2, 2014

In Maryland, a Soviet-Style Punishment for a Novelist

From the Dept. of Insane and Dangerous Overreactions to Fictional Threats: A 23-year-old teacher at...

September 1, 2014


For Your Next Vacation, Pretend to Be an Illegal Immigrant

You could forfeit more than your freedom crossing the U.S. border from Mexico illegally. You could lose...

September 2, 2014

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border' soundbite">Rick Perry's 'ISIS at the border' soundbite

San Diego (CNN) -- Not so long ago, we defined relations between Mexico and the United States by how its president...

September 2, 2014

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Border ">For TX Charities, a Struggle to Send Aid Across Border

The parish at Sacred Heart has acted as a shelter for thousands of Central American women and children...

September 2, 2014


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"[The border guards] decided to be lenient on us,' Foster said, adding that the border guards...

September 2, 2014

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Residents of the Gaza border town Netiv Haasara claimed Monday that soldiers stationed there on security...

September 2, 2014

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U.S.-Mexico border ">Finding the facts about immigrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border

Gov. Rick Perry shakes hands with National Guard troops training at Camp Swift in Bastrop, Texas Aug....

September 2, 2014


DealBook: Moelis & Co. Hires Cantor, Ex-House Majority Leader, as Vice Chairman

Eric Cantor, who suffered a surprising electoral defeat this year, will be joining Moelis & Company as vice...

September 2, 2014

More Than 30 Teenagers Escape from Tennessee Detention Center

The teenagers crawled under a weak spot in the fence at the Woodland Hills Youth Development Center in Nashville....

September 2, 2014

More Than 30 Teens Escape From Detention Center

More than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 were still being sought early...

September 2, 2014


City Room: New York Today: September Heat

What you need to know for Tuesday: sweltering weather, Penn Station upgrades its bleak dining options,...

September 2, 2014

Bits Blog: Uber Service Banned Across Germany by Frankfurt Court

The injunction will stand until the court holds a hearing later this year. Uber said it would continue...

September 2, 2014

A Rabbi’s ‘Spiritual Playground’ Extends to the Surf

Rabbi Hanniel Levenson found an unusual way to minister to preteens this summer in the Hamptons: He started...

September 2, 2014


On Sidelines, Researchers See C.E.O.s

A new study by researchers at Vanderbilt found that college coaches who command robust salaries are worth...

September 2, 2014

U.S. Troops Take Action On Militants In Somalia

Officials would not say where the operation, against a “senior operative” in the Shabab, took place...

September 2, 2014

Infrastructure Cracks as Los Angeles Defers Repairs

Los Angeles’s decaying roads, sidewalks and water system reflect the challenges many American cities...

September 2, 2014


Memo From Mexico City: Billboard Drives Home Extent of Corruption as Schools Suffer

In Mexico, which despite a healthy education budget has dilapidated schools, a billboard shows how much...

September 2, 2014

A Call for a Low-Carb Diet

In a finding that upends long-held notions about a healthy diet, a major study shows that avoiding carbohydrates...

September 1, 2014

Djokovic and Williams Advance at U.S. Open; Bouchard Loses

Serena Williams reached the quarterfinals at a major for the first time this year, but Eugenie Bouchard...

September 1, 2014


In Interviews, 3 Americans Held in North Korea Plead for U.S. Help

The three were interviewed by CNN and The Associated Press, and the choreography of the interviews suggested...

September 1, 2014

U.N. Rights Council Looks at ISIS Abuses in Iraq

The top United Nations advocate for children afflicted by war said ISIS was using them as informers,...

September 1, 2014

Obama Takes to Road to Push Rise in Minimum Wage

With the midterm elections in sight, President Obama went to Milwaukee to try to refocus attention on an economic...

September 1, 2014


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(CNN) -- Travel restrictions to the West African countries fighting an Ebola outbreak are making it harder...

September 2, 2014

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An Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed more than 1,500 people, and authorities have cordoned off entire...

September 2, 2014

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LAGOS, Nigeria The world's disastrously inadequate response to western Africa's Ebola outbreak...

September 2, 2014


Minister: Red Crescent allows aid into Gaza Strip - Egypt SIS (press release)

Minister: Red Crescent allows aid into Gaza StripEgypt SIS (press release)Social Solidarity Minister...

September 2, 2014

Gaza Strip: John Kerry Attempting to Revive Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKGaza Strip: John Kerry Attempting to Revive Israeli-Palestinian Peace...

September 1, 2014

Israel calls on Eypt, Gulf states to help rebuild Gaza strip, disarm Hamas - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisIsrael calls on Eypt, Gulf states to help rebuild Gaza strip, disarm HamasDaily...

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

Gaza Strip: Estimated to Take 20 Years and $6 Billion to Rebuild, Report Says - Latin Post

Latin PostGaza Strip: Estimated to Take 20 Years and $6 Billion to Rebuild, Report SaysLatin PostGAZA...

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


Baby gives thumbs-up in ultrasound photo

A baby is already a viral sensation and hasn't even born yet. And It's all because of a gesture in an ultrasound...

September 2, 2014

Ex-House leader Eric Cantor joins Wall Street firm

Cantor, who left Congress last month, joins Moelis & Company as vice chairman.        

September 2, 2014

Thrillist ranks Oregon beer No. 1 in quality, quantity

Thrillist released its list, ranking all fifty states, and Oregon came out on top.        

September 2, 2014


5 things you need to know Tuesday

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.        

September 2, 2014

Americans detained in North Korea call for U.S. help

Americans detained in N. Korea speak to media, ask for government help        

September 1, 2014

Texting while driving, woman impaled through buttocks

Pole pierces woman's car, body as she's running late to a business meeting.        

September 1, 2014


Obama rallies Wisconsin workers at Labor Day festival

Obama touts jobs numbers at Milwaukee labor festival        

September 1, 2014

Mom, three kids among Colo. plane crash victims

THE NTSB and FAA are launching an investigation into the crash.        

September 1, 2014

Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

Islamic State group becomes Arab satire target        

September 1, 2014


Report: 21 states don't meet emergency prep standards for kids

A new report judges states based on their regulations of emergency preparedness programs in schools and childcares.        

September 1, 2014

Deadly shootings rock NYC holiday parade route

Hours before New York City's West Indian Day Parade stepped off Monday, police reported multiple shootings...

September 1, 2014

Cross at Indiana state park prompts atheist protest

State deciding if wood carving can remain in park dedicated to veterans.        

September 1, 2014


How Chinese millionaires are buying their way out of China

There's a going trend among China's richest to use their wealth to live abroad by buying investment visas.        

September 1, 2014

L.A. Mayor proposes $13.25 minimum wage

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti proposes raising minimum wage from $9 to $13.25 by 2017        

September 1, 2014

Britain to unveil tougher anti-terror laws

London is concerned British Islamic extremists in Iraq and Syria may try to return home.        

September 1, 2014