A Library of Good Ideas

In 2010, the administrators of the Deschutes Public Library system, in the beautiful high desert region...

By Deborah / August 2, 2015

Official: New Debris Found in Reunion Not a Plane Part

Malaysia seeks help from territories near Reunion to try to find more possible MH370 debris

By ABC / August 2, 2015

'BEEN HERE BEFORE' Memphis police officer killed, suspect at large

By Fox / August 2, 2015


South Carolina police chief insists officer shot teen in self-defense

A South Carolina police chief says he will not release the name of an officer who fatally shot a 19-year-old...

By FOX / August 2, 2015

Seattle Finalize Contract Extension With LB Bobby Wagner

Seattle Seahawks finalize 4-year contract extension with linebacker Bobby Wagner

By ABC / August 2, 2015

Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends prematurely in Philly

A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.

By FOX / August 2, 2015


Legionnaires' disease outbreak claims 4th life in New York

By Fox / August 1, 2015

Legionnaires' disease outbreak claims 4th life in New York

New York City health officials say a fourth person with Legionnaires' disease has died in the Bronx amid...

By FOX / August 1, 2015

Mum Brady Sharp in Patriots' First Padded Practice

Tom Brady looks sharp, remains silent, as Patriots wear pads for first time in training camp

By ABC / August 1, 2015


WATCH: CNN points out Clintons “Not Dead Broke by Anyone’s Standards”

No, duh. Let’s hope that “dead broke” comment by Hillary comes back and haunts her once...

By Spencer / August 2, 2015

Best kept secret: How exactly will Fox winnow GOP debate field?

Fox News won't say exactly which polls it will consider in deciding which 10 Republican candidates to invite...

By Christian / August 2, 2015

How Whipsawing Grain Prices Are Affecting ADM, Cargill

Several of the largest agribusiness companies are set to announce quarterly results, providing insight...

By WSJ.com: / August 2, 2015


Senate Homeland Security Chair: Hillary Clinton’s Poor Handling of Classified Info is Dangerous

As the Free Beacon reported: Republican Sen. Ron Johnson (Wis.) authored a letter to Hillary Clinton’s...

By Spencer / August 2, 2015

Hillary Clinton's Email Evasions

By Cleveland / August 2, 2015

What Your Personality Type Says About Your Career Destiny (Infographic)

Extroverts tend to make more money than introverts, while imaginative intuitive thinkers are more likely...

By Kate / August 2, 2015


Trickle-down politics: Drought could force real change among city, state leaders

It's something of a relief, if a mixed one, that the drought has surged into the role of the latest...

By Cathleen / August 2, 2015

KKR Founder Jerome Kohlberg Dies

Jerome Kohlberg, a co-founder of private-equity giant KKR & Co. and an architect of the industry’s...

By WSJ.com: / August 2, 2015

Firefighter Killed, 2 Dozen Homes Burn in California Fires

South Dakota firefighter killed, 2 dozen homes burn, thousands flee as fires ravage California

By ABC / August 2, 2015


16-year-old girl stabbed at Jerusalem gay price parade dies from her injuries - @TimesofIsrael

16-year-old girl stabbed at Jerusalem gay price parade dies from her injuries - @TimesofIsrael

By Tricia / August 2, 2015

10 Great Reasons to Skip Vacation

People talk about vacations as if they're a good thing. Have they really thought it through?

By Geoffrey / August 2, 2015

Upcoming: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is to hold a press conference shortly. Australian journalists are speculating that he'll comment on recent stories involving Speaker of the House of Representatives Bronwyn Bishop and her travel entitlements. We'll have updates as they come in.

Upcoming: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is to hold a press conference shortly. Australian journalists...

By David / August 2, 2015


Photo: Smoke from Wolverine Fire burning near Washington's Lake Chelan drifts hundreds of miles, darkening sky over Coeur d'Alene, Idaho - @hellbox

Photo: Smoke from Wolverine Fire burning near Washington's Lake Chelan drifts hundreds of miles, darkening...

By Jimmy / August 1, 2015

15 Characteristics of Extraordinary Teams (Infographic)

Some good but perhaps a bit naive advice about teams, along with a real-world translation.

By Geoffrey / August 1, 2015

The Internet of Things Is Hitting the Hard Court

Hot IOT is teaching coaches in sports to make decisions to rest players on the court based on data.

By John / August 1, 2015


Yahoo Tries to Get More Fashionable with Startup Aquisition

Yahoo is buying style-tip specialist Polyvore in its latest attempt to become a more fashionable place...

By Associated / July 31, 2015

7 Powerful Books Sheryl Sandberg Wants Women to Read

Here's what the Facebook COO thinks you should be checking out.

By Geoffrey / July 31, 2015

Marco Rubio Gets a Big Boost From Two Loyal Billionaires

Two billionaires—one an eccentric ex-CEO with a striking resemblance to Tony Stark, the other...

By Pema / July 31, 2015