Steven Sotloff beheading creates more troubles for Obama (+video)

A new video depicts the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff. President Obama is already fighting...

September 3, 2014

Just What Are We Dealing With in ISIS?

Thomas Friedman, NY Times...

September 3, 2014

Obama approval rating slumping even in bluest of the blue California

President Obama's approval rating hits a record low in California, a shift some say could bode ill for Democrats...

September 3, 2014


Steven Sotloff beheading creates more troubles for Obama

A new video depicts the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff. President Obama is already fighting...

September 2, 2014

Governors' Races Turn Map Upside Down

Emily Schultheis, National JrnlDemocrats are bullish about their opportunity to win the governor's mansion...

September 2, 2014

Tell the Truth About What Russia Is Doing

Wesley Clark, The GuardianAs the Ukraine crisis has intensified over the past six months, Russia has been...

September 2, 2014


Nonprofit feels heat since filing complaint against Rick Perry - Dallas Morning News

Nonprofit feels heat since filing complaint against Rick PerryDallas Morning NewsTexans for Public Justice...

September 3, 2014

Perry removes tweet about Travis County DA - WFAA

WFAAPerry removes tweet about Travis County DAWFAARick Perry on Sunday night removed a tweet that had been...

September 2, 2014

Group whose complaint led to Rick Perry indictment no stranger to political ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Group whose complaint led to Rick Perry indictment no stranger to political...

September 2, 2014


Photo gallery: Star shots, Best from Sept. 2, 2014 - Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarPhoto gallery: Star shots, Best from Sept. 2, 2014Kansas City StarPolice on ATVs search...

September 3, 2014

Immigration trial set for Jerusalem bomb convict - WVAH

Immigration trial set for Jerusalem bomb convictWVAHDETROIT (AP) -- A federal judge has scheduled a Nov....

September 3, 2014

Family: Man shot while handcuffed did not commit suicide - USA TODAY

USA TODAYFamily: Man shot while handcuffed did not commit suicideUSA TODAYThe family of a Louisiana man who police...

September 3, 2014


Judges Recommend $1.4B Penalty Against PG&E - ABC News

Chron.comJudges Recommend $1.4B Penalty Against PG&EABC NewsCalifornia regulatory judges recommended...

September 3, 2014

Man convicted of three murders - San Jose Mercury News

Chron.comMan convicted of three murdersSan Jose Mercury NewsA Los Angeles jury has convicted a career...

September 3, 2014

Study: Playing music helps sharpen kids' brains - STLtoday.com

SFGateStudy: Playing music helps sharpen kids' brainsSTLtoday.comLOS ANGELES (AP) — The founder...

September 2, 2014


Will new GOP attack ad doom Sen. Mary Landrieu? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorWill new GOP attack ad doom Sen. Mary Landrieu? (+video)Christian Science MonitorThe...

September 2, 2014

Obama's approval rating falls to a record low in California - State Column

State ColumnObama's approval rating falls to a record low in CaliforniaState ColumnA new poll reveals...

September 2, 2014

CD1 primary race is over: Tobin wins - Arizona Daily Star (blog)

CD1 primary race is over: Tobin winsArizona Daily Star (blog)House Speaker Andy Tobin advertises himself...

September 2, 2014


ISIS Is America's Legacy in Iraq

This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. Whatever your politics, you're not likely to feel...

September 2, 2014

Annals of the Security State, Presidential Vacations Edition

I believe I am the only amateur pilot who’s a Democrat. OK, I'm exaggerating. I can think of four others....

September 2, 2014

Surprise! Eric Cantor Lands $3.4 Million Job on Wall Street

After Rep. Eric Cantor lost his primary to a tea party challenger in June, he could have stayed on as a lame...

September 2, 2014


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U.S. officials: Facilities for migrant kids were humane"> U.S. officials: Facilities for migrant kids were humane

Federal inspectors found no evidence that migrant children who were caught by the Border Patrol were...

September 3, 2014

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U.S. Border ">Arrow's Stephen Amell Questioned By Customs At The U.S. Border

At the airport very early this morning coming into the US. Was flagged and ... Me: This is strange, I come...

September 3, 2014

Border surge boon to local hotels">

Border surge boon to local hotels"> Border surge boon to local hotels

Perry and his supporters said the heightened security presence would support inundated U.S. Border Patrol...

September 3, 2014


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US/Canadian border security conference">Eagle Eye releases program for September 16-17 US/Canadian border security conference

Eagle Eye Expositions of Norwalk, CT has announced the full roster of speakers, topics, panelists and sponsors...

September 3, 2014

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border for attack">Judicial Watch: ISIS eyeing Texas-Mexico border for attack

ISIS brutally beheaded two American journalists, and they have sent a ... Cuellar said although the threat...

September 3, 2014

Citizen militia undeterred by shooting incident

Vickers' Texas Border Volunteers patrol ranches near the Border Patrol checkpoint on U.S. 281 where...

September 3, 2014


CVS Stores Stop Selling All Tobacco Products

The company has adopted a new name, CVS Health, and stopped selling tobacco products in an effort to redefine...

September 3, 2014

U.S. and Europe Are Struggling With Response to a Bold Russia

Officials hope that any new measures will have more impact than the economic sanctions imposed on Moscow...

September 3, 2014

Israel Says Hamas Is Hurt Significantly

In a recap of the 50-day war in Gaza, Israel says it killed several hundred militants, including senior...

September 3, 2014


Mercurial Monfils Continues His Run at the U.S. Open

Gaël Monfils, still playing without a coach, reached the quarterfinals with a straight-sets victory...

September 2, 2014

Waging a Desperate Fight, an Iraqi Town Holds off Militants

The siege of Amerli, a northern Shiite Turkmen community, is thought to be the first instance in which...

September 2, 2014

U.N. and Medical Group Make Appeals for Ebola Aid

United Nations officials urged diplomats to cable their capitals to send money, doctors and protective...

September 2, 2014


2 Convicted in 1983 North Carolina Murder Are Cleared After DNA Tests

Two mentally disabled half-brothers who were convicted in the rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl...

September 2, 2014

Parents Didn’t Realize Gun Instructor Had Been Shot, Police Say

A family on vacation in Las Vegas did not initially realize that a shooting range instructor had been...

September 2, 2014

Public Editor's Journal: He Said, She Said, and Getting It Right About Voter ID

Two recent articles draw complaints about false equivalency.

September 2, 2014


Active Role in Class Helps Black and First-Generation College Students, Study Says

A study of college students found that the trend toward more class participation, and away from a traditional...

September 2, 2014

Video Claims to Show Beheading of U.S. Reporter Steven Sotloff by ISIS

Relatives of Steven J. Sotloff, a freelance journalist who was captured in Syria a year ago, said they...

September 2, 2014

Make Your Own Senate Forecast

Control of the Senate is up for grabs in this year’s midterm elections. The Upshot created a statistical...

September 2, 2014


Iran Unfetters Cellphones, and the Pictures Start Flowing

In a victory for President Hassan Rouhani over hard-liners, Iranians can now do what people elsewhere...

September 2, 2014

Loyal to the Royals, Hoping for a Renaissance

The Kansas City Royals entered September clinging to first place in the A.L. Central and aiming for their...

September 2, 2014

Airstrike in Somalia by U.S. Forces Targets Shabab Leader

Somali and American officials said Tuesday that the leader of the Shabab, the Somali militant group that...

September 2, 2014


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Ebola Outbreak ">Critical Supplies Reaching Health Workers Fighting Ebola Outbreak

Health workers continue to risk own lives to save others. The Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues...

September 3, 2014

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outbreak of Ebola unrelated to escalating West African epidemic ">Congo outbreak of Ebola unrelated to escalating West African epidemic

A new Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is unrelated to the 6-month-old epidemic...

September 2, 2014

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Ebola epidemic grows out of control">Worldwide Ebola epidemic grows out of control

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The international group Doctor Without Borders warned Tuesday that the world is losing...

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

Israel demands formation of bilateral committee to supervise entry of ... - Middle East Monitor

Middle East MonitorIsrael demands formation of bilateral committee to supervise entry of ...Middle East...

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


Gay teacher says pregnancy cost her Catholic school job

Former chemistry teacher and coach says 'non-traditional' nature of her pregnancy led to firing.        

September 3, 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

Girl said Uzi was too powerful for her

After accidentally killing shooting range instructor, girl said gun was too powerful.        

September 2, 2014


Rep. Michael Grimm's corruption trial to begin Dec. 1

Judge rejects motion by Rep. Michael Grimm, R-N.Y. to delay trial until next year.        

September 2, 2014

Tropical Storm Dolly heads for Mexico

Tropical Storm Dolly headed Tuesday for a soggy collision with Mexico's Gulf coast.        

September 2, 2014

Pence says he supports state park sculpture with cross

Indiana governor gives blessing to carved wooden statue that atheist group opposes.        

September 2, 2014


Kremlin says Putin's 'I can take Kiev' remark misquoted

EU president criticized for allegedly breaching diplomatic rules by relating a private conversation.        

September 2, 2014

U.S. sending military personnel to Iraq

White House announces 350 more military personnel to Baghdad to protect U.S. diplomats and facilities        

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


TVA's costly reactor illuminates nuclear challenge

Nuclear plants take a lot of time and money to build, a barrier to their continued use.        

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

Sotloff remembered for commitment to conflict zones

He kept in touch with his high school and wanted students to understand world issues.        

September 2, 2014


China targets widespread corruption, but doubts remain

China tries to fight government corruption through exhibits, prison visits.        

September 2, 2014

WH: No timing on Obama immigration plan

President Obama has no deadline for decisions on executive orders regarding immigration.        

September 2, 2014

5 things you need to know Tuesday

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.        

September 2, 2014


Halliburton agrees to tentative Gulf oil spill settlement - Judges recommend $1.4B fine for PG&E for pipeline explosion

September 3, 2014

Lawmakers: 'We must go after ISIS' after new purported beheading video

CONGRESSIONAL LAWMAKERS urge the Obama administration to crank up the offensive against ISIS after another...

September 3, 2014

'SECURITY FORCE' Obama to send 350 more military personnel to Iraq

VIDEO: Is beheading video an 'act of war'?

September 3, 2014


NUDE CELEB PHOTOS Apple: Our systems not to blame for hacking

Hackers hitting celebrity targets only getting started, expert warns

September 3, 2014

CEO resigns after puppy-kicking scandal

September 2, 2014

American doctor in Liberia tests positive for Ebola - CDC director: Ebola outbreak 'out of control'

September 2, 2014


Family: Joan on life support

September 2, 2014

Vic, Ariana: Naked pics faked

September 2, 2014

TOP DOG NO MORE CEO resigns after puppy-kicking scandal

FLASHBACK: Fury unleashed at CEO after video shows him kicking dogVIDEO: Mysterious woman steals $20G...

September 2, 2014


Wounded Marine prepares for London Invictus Games

September 2, 2014

'24' movie still happening?

September 2, 2014

Obama calls for minimum wage hike on Labor Day - Biden says union workers deserve 'fair share' - VIDEO: Unions demand minimum wage hike

September 2, 2014


Wacky Kickstarter foods

September 2, 2014

Obama calls for minimum wage hike on Labor Day - Biden says union workers deserve 'fair share'

September 2, 2014

Cantor joins boutique Wall Street investment bank

September 2, 2014