Bell, Florida shooting: Grandfather killed daughter, 6 kids and self, police say

A grandfather shot and killed his daughter and her six children Thursday in the town of Bell, Florida...

September 19, 2014

Sarah Palin to Speak at Values Voter Summit

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will speak at the Values Voters Summit next week in Washington, D.C....

September 19, 2014

OUTCASTS' NEW HOME? Turkey may open door for Muslim Brotherhood brass

VIDEO: What the Muslim Brotherhood really thinks of America

September 19, 2014


Left-Wing 'Journolist'-Like Group: Hillary Should Be 'Punished' for Supporting War, Wall Street

A secret left-wing "Journolist"-esque group is not ready for Hillary Clinton in 2016. In fact, they think...

September 19, 2014

4 smartphone options for people who don't want an iPhone

In the build-up to the great Apple fall harvest, there bushels of rumors about features that (alas) failed...

September 19, 2014

Scott Brown: Obama Amnesty a 'Green Light' to Send Your Kids Here for EBT Cards

Friday on Fox News' "Your World With Neil Cavuto" Former Republican Sentor from Massachuttes and current New...

September 19, 2014


Thanks to Obamacare, Way More Women No Longer Have To Pay Extra For Birth Control

There's some good news for women who would rather not pay an arm and a leg to keep from getting...

September 19, 2014

"Washington Is a Cesspool of Faux-Experts Who Do Bad Research"

Is political science a rigorous field that journalists ought to tap when trying to understand and explain...

September 19, 2014

The Justice Department Claims This Defamation Case Will Reveal State Secrets—But Won't Say How

In an unprecedented move, Attorney General Eric Holder has intervened in a defamation lawsuit, seeking...

September 19, 2014


Westchester Newspaper Publisher Indicted on Fraud Charges

Selim Zherka, publisher of The Westchester Guardian and regular critic of county politicians, was denied...

September 19, 2014

US, Canadian Jets Intercept 8 Russian Aircraft

US, Canadian jets intercept a total of 8 Russian military planes that neared restricted space

September 19, 2014

New wording approved on driver's licenses for those in U.S. illegally

Federal officials have approved new wording on California driver's licenses that would be issued to immigrants...

September 19, 2014


Police Say Man, Missing Va. Student Were at Bar

Police seeking Virginia college student say they know man who was with her; no arrest made

September 19, 2014

Corporate tax inversions: Action is 'unavoidable,' key Democrat says

At a Monitor-hosted breakfast for reporters, Rep. Sander Levin, the top Democrat on Ways and Means, called...

September 19, 2014

Lawmakers deride Kashkari's call for them to be drug-tested

Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari’s proposal Friday to require state legislators and other...

September 19, 2014


Watch: Roger Goodell: 'I'm Not Satisfied With the Way We Handled' the Ray Rice Incident

The NFL commissioner held a news conference on football players and domestic abuse.

September 19, 2014

Referendum Over, Debate on Independence Lingers in Scottish Homes

Countless relatives have found themselves on opposite sides of a rift opened by two years of idiscussion...

September 19, 2014

Watch: President Obama: 'Sexual Violence Isn't Just a Crime, It Is a Civil Rights Violation'

The president introduces his "It's on Us" campaign to combat sexual assault on college campuses.

September 19, 2014


Ben Affleck Admits to Counting Cards, Being Banned From Blackjack Tables in Las Vegas

Ben Affleck admitted to counting cards in a recent interview. The “Argo” star said that he had become...

September 19, 2014

How many House seats does NRCC chairman Greg Walden think GOP will gain?

Rep. Greg Walden, speaking at a Monitor breakfast Friday, says that national security, both at home and abroad,...

September 19, 2014

Rowland, Ex-Connecticut Governor, Is Convicted in Campaign Finance Case

Prosecutors had accused John G. Rowland of obstructing justice, falsifying documents and committing other...

September 19, 2014


Muslim Man Says He Killed New Jersey Teen Brendan Tevlin as Payback for US Action Against Muslims in Middle East

Ali Muhammad Brown, 29, a Muslim man who's facing multiple murder charges including the murder of New Jersey...

September 19, 2014

Reason to Cheer in Washington: Prospect of a ‘Beltway Series’

A season of regional baseball bliss has given Washington and Baltimore, both with their own Beltways,...

September 19, 2014

Watch: Armadillo Rescued From High Water by TV Reporter

KTRK's Jessica Holloway used her umbrella to move the armadillo toward dry land.

September 19, 2014


Should Schools Be Responsible for Kids' Health?

There’s a section in the new Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll out this week that hasn’t gotten much attention:...

September 19, 2014

How Sugar Daddies are Financing College Education

At 11 o’clock on a Tuesday night, Amanda, a senior at Princeton University, got her first text message...

September 19, 2014

Photos of the Week: 9/13-9/19

This week, we have a look at photographs of debutantes at the Queen Charlotte's Ball, a crumbling Soviet...

September 19, 2014


Senate Bill Makes Israel "Major Strategic Partner"

The U.S. Senate has passed a bill designating Israel as a "major strategic partner." 

September 19, 2014

Samaritan's Purse Shifts to Family Care in Ebola Crisis

The international relief organization Samaritan's Purse said it's shifting its focus in battling the Ebola...

September 19, 2014

Navy SEAL's Amazing Survival: 'God, Get Me Home'

Navy SEAL Sr. Chief Mike Day had never been shot before, but that changed dramatically one night in April...

September 19, 2014


NASA Inspector Has Harsh Words for Asteroid Program

NASA's Near Earth Objects program isn't doing its job too well, according to the agency's inspector general.

September 19, 2014

One Military Under God? Faith Freedom Under Attack

A series of recent cases indicate that religious freedom is under attack in America's armed forces....

September 19, 2014

Obama Pledges $46 Million to Ukraine, No Weapons

President Barack Obama pledged $46 million in new assistance to Ukraine's military on Thursday.

September 19, 2014


Why Girls Get Better Grades Than Boys Do

As the new school year ramps up, teachers and parents need to be reminded of a well-kept secret: Across...

September 18, 2014

California's King Fire

In a California canyon 60 miles east of Sacramento, the King Fire started about five days ago, and has since...

September 18, 2014

Obamacare Dropout: MN Insurer Hit by Money Woes

The top insurance company in Minnesota's Obamacare state health exchange is dropping out, citing financial...

September 18, 2014


Dem gets name pulled off ballot

The Democratic candidate running for Senate in Kansas took his case to the state Supreme Court this week...

September 19, 2014

U.S., Canada scramble fighters

Two U.S. jets intercepted six Russian planes that neared U.S. airspace, and Canadian planes intercepted...

September 19, 2014

U.S. jets intercept Russian planes

Wolf Blitzer talks to Rear Admiral John Kirby about the severity of U.S. and Canadian jets intercepting...

September 19, 2014


New David Bowie album coming

David Bowie will release another album "soon" featuring new material, long-time producer Tony Visconti...

September 19, 2014

George Hamilton IV

Singer George Hamilton IV, known as the "International Ambassador of Country Music," has died at a Nashville...

September 19, 2014

Heckler interrupts Goodell

A man is escorted out of the room during NFL's commissioner Roger Goodell's press conference.

September 19, 2014


CNN puts Goodell on hot seat

CNN's Rachel Nichols asks Roger Goodell if he's willing to give up some of his power in disciplining...

September 19, 2014

NFL's Goodell: I'm not quitting

The commissioner vows changes in the NFL's domestic violence policies but says he won't resign. All players...

September 19, 2014

How sharing is disrupting business

We are increasingly comfortable with strangers sleeping in our beds, nibbling our leftovers, and taking...

September 19, 2014


Man seen with missing student

Authorities looking for a missing University of Virginia student searched an apartment and a vehicle...

September 19, 2014

Shonda Rhimes' Twitter firestorm

Call Shonda Rhimes an "angry black woman" if you want, but be prepared for the response.

September 19, 2014

Secrets to a better banana bread

Our ideal banana bread is simple enough—a moist, tender loaf that really tastes like bananas. We discovered...

September 19, 2014


Dem gets name pulled off ballot

The Democratic candidate running for Senate in Kansas took his case to the state Supreme Court this week...

September 19, 2014

U.S., Canada scramble fighters

Two U.S. jets intercepted six Russian planes that neared U.S. airspace, and Canadian planes intercepted...

September 19, 2014

U.S. jets intercept Russian planes

Wolf Blitzer talks to Rear Admiral John Kirby about the severity of U.S. and Canadian jets intercepting...

September 19, 2014


New David Bowie album coming

David Bowie will release another album "soon" featuring new material, long-time producer Tony Visconti...

September 19, 2014

George Hamilton IV

Singer George Hamilton IV, known as the "International Ambassador of Country Music," has died at a Nashville...

September 19, 2014

Heckler interrupts Goodell

A man is escorted out of the room during NFL's commissioner Roger Goodell's press conference.

September 19, 2014


CNN puts Goodell on hot seat

CNN's Rachel Nichols asks Roger Goodell if he's willing to give up some of his power in disciplining...

September 19, 2014

NFL's Goodell: I'm not quitting

The commissioner vows changes in the NFL's domestic violence policies but says he won't resign. All players...

September 19, 2014

How sharing is disrupting business

We are increasingly comfortable with strangers sleeping in our beds, nibbling our leftovers, and taking...

September 19, 2014


Man seen with missing student

Authorities looking for a missing University of Virginia student searched an apartment and a vehicle...

September 19, 2014

Shonda Rhimes' Twitter firestorm

Call Shonda Rhimes an "angry black woman" if you want, but be prepared for the response.

September 19, 2014

Secrets to a better banana bread

Our ideal banana bread is simple enough—a moist, tender loaf that really tastes like bananas. We discovered...

September 19, 2014


'Cosby Show': 10 favorite moments

It's hard to believe that "The Cosby Show" premiered 30 years ago this month.

September 19, 2014

See guy drop brand new iPhone 6

The first man to buy the iPhone 6 in Australia drops his new phone as he excitingly unpacks it to share...

September 19, 2014

Do Toy Companies Need More Women at the Top?

As a little girl, I loved Barbies. But now as an adult, I'm slightly embarrassed by this. My best defense:...

September 19, 2014