Study Touts Self-Driving Cars

Self-driving vehicles could reduce accidents in the U.S. by 90%, says consulting firm McKinsey & Co.,...

March 5, 2015

Latest News: Clinton Emails, South Korea Attack, ‘Bloody Sunday’

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March 5, 2015

US Productivity Falls at Faster Pace, Labor Costs Rise

US productivity falls at 2.2 percent rate in fourth quarter, weaker than first estimated

March 5, 2015


'Hillsong — Let Hope Rise' Movie Release Date Set for May as New Distributor Is Announced (Exclusive)

Australian megachurch Hillsong will see the premiere of its first ever film, "Hillsong – Let Hope Rise,"...

March 5, 2015

New Cincinnati Law on Dog Bites Allows Big Fines for Owners

New Cincinnati law holds owners responsible for dog bites with fines of up to $15,000

March 5, 2015

Sichuan Airlines flight forced to land in Chinese city of Ji'nan due to fire, local reports say - @george_chen

Sichuan Airlines flight forced to land in Chinese city of Ji'nan due to fire, local reports say - @george_chen

March 5, 2015


United Airlines flight from St Louis' Lambert Airport to Chicago blows tire on runway - @NicholeBerlie

United Airlines flight from St Louis' Lambert Airport to Chicago blows tire on runway - @NicholeBerlie

March 5, 2015

Total US flight cancellations approaching 3000 - @JimCantore

Total US flight cancellations approaching 3000 - @JimCantore

March 5, 2015

Bank of England keeps interest rate steady at 0.5% - @SkyNewsBreak

Bank of England keeps interest rate steady at 0.5% - @SkyNewsBreak

March 5, 2015


Liberia releases last Ebola patient; Countdown to being declared Ebola free begins - @AP

Liberia releases last Ebola patient; Countdown to being declared Ebola free begins - @AP

March 5, 2015

South Korea's President Park extends consolation to US envoy by phone - @YonhapNews

South Korea's President Park extends consolation to US envoy by phone - @YonhapNews

March 5, 2015

Prisoner Paul Black has won a landmark High Court ruling that the ban on smoking in public places applies to prisons - @pressassoc

Prisoner Paul Black has won a landmark High Court ruling that the ban on smoking in public places applies...

March 5, 2015


 

Sen. Barbara Mikulski retiring: Will Martin O'Malley run? (+video)

Barbara Mikulski, the longest-serving female senator in US history, has been a legislative force in her home...

March 5, 2015

Why did Hillary Clinton rely on 'home-brew' e-mail server? (+video)

Reporters found that the computer server that handled Hillary Clinton’s e-mail during her tenure as secretary...

March 5, 2015

Digital Friendships

A defense of online friendship, published in The New Republic, argues that intimacy can be found...

March 5, 2015


L.A. City Council candidate prods opponent to shun outside spending

As she gears up for a possible runoff, Los Angeles City Council candidate Carolyn Ramsay is prodding...

March 5, 2015

Bill O'Reilly claims false, admits Fox News: Why that won't hurt him at Fox

Fox News admits that Bill O'Reilly didn't actually see 'guys gun down nuns in El Salvador' or witness...

March 4, 2015

Lawmakers announce renewed push for Medi-Cal funding

California lawmakers and advocates are gearing up for a new chapter in the battle over the state's healthcare...

March 4, 2015


Why I’m a Public-School Teacher but a Private-School Parent

Last week, I observed a high-school English class on a campus without bells. The school didn’t need...

March 4, 2015

Beijing's Toxic Sky (16 photos)

In Beijing, awareness of the dangers of the polluted sky is now on the rise, thanks to growing data....

March 4, 2015

Wyoming Schools Could Soon Teach That Global Warming Is Real

Wyoming Republican Gov. Matt Mead signed a bill on Monday that paves the way for climate change to be taught...

March 3, 2015


 

Jet breaks through fence at snowy LaGuardia

A Delta flight skidded off a runway at New York's LaGuardia airport. Pictures show the aircraft on the ground...

March 5, 2015

Hillary Clinton asks State Dept. to release her e-mails

Hillary Clinton tweets State Dept. will review and release her e-mails "as soon as possible."        

March 5, 2015

Who Will Win the Duggar Primary?

It may be that the fastest-growing demographic in the Republican Party is pro-life, telegenic, homeschooled,...

March 5, 2015


Oldest known jawbone from human genus found

With the discovery of a gray, fossilized jawbone in a remote corner of Ethiopia, a student at Arizona...

March 5, 2015

Paris Hilton's brother takes plea in plane assault

Conrad Hilton, the younger brother of celebrity heiress Paris Hilton, has reached a plea deal: He would...

March 5, 2015

One of the Anti-Obamacare Plaintiffs Finally Appears in Public

During the run-up to the Supreme Court oral arguments in King v. Burwell, the latest legal assault on Obamacare,...

March 4, 2015