Where Is Shaheen? Hiding From You

August 29, 2014

Climate Change: We're Almost Too Late

Rebecca Leber, New Republic...

August 29, 2014

HIllary Finally Weighs in on Ferguson

Emma Roller, Naional JournalNearly three weeks after the death of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old...

August 29, 2014


AFL-CIO leader: Hillary needs a primary, Obama needs bold action

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka has not endorsed Hillary Clinton for president: A 'coronation' is 'dangerous...

August 28, 2014

Why Democrats Can Asian-Bash With Impunity

Michelle Malkin, NY Post...

August 28, 2014

Obama's Low-Grade Demagoguery

Michael Barone, Washington Examiner...

August 28, 2014


Jon Stewart dubs Rick Perry the 'Indict Cowboy' (VIDEO) - Washington Post (blog)

Raw StoryJon Stewart dubs Rick Perry the 'Indict Cowboy' (VIDEO)Washington Post (blog)Jon Stewart...

August 29, 2014

Vote for the (Alleged) Crooks! - Daily Beast

Daily BeastVote for the (Alleged) Crooks!Daily BeastTexas Governor Rick Perry seems to have benefited...

August 29, 2014

Jon Stewart: 'Creepy inmate' Rick Perry looks like he's in 'Orange Is The New ... - Raw Story

Raw StoryJon Stewart: 'Creepy inmate' Rick Perry looks like he's in 'Orange Is The New ...Raw...

August 29, 2014


Christie says he won't visit Mexico border during trip next week - The Star-Ledger

New York TimesChristie says he won't visit Mexico border during trip next weekThe Star-LedgerTRENTON...

August 29, 2014

Alan Nunnelee prepares to return to Mississippi - WTVA

Alan Nunnelee prepares to return to MississippiWTVAWASHINGTON (WTVA) -- Congressman Alan Nunnelee says...

August 29, 2014

Ft. Hood shooter asks to be 'citizen' of Islamic State - USA TODAY

USA TODAYFt. Hood shooter asks to be 'citizen' of Islamic StateUSA TODAYThe man convicted in the shooting...

August 29, 2014


Caption O'Hare shuttle bus crash - Chicago Tribune

CBS LocalCaption O'Hare shuttle bus crashChicago TribuneRescue crews at the scene of a shuttle bus crash...

August 29, 2014

1 killed in explosion at Arlington garage - KLTV

WFAA1 killed in explosion at Arlington garageKLTVARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Fire officials say one man was killed...

August 29, 2014

Sheriff: Texas minister charged in assault - SFGate

Sheriff: Texas minister charged in assaultSFGateBASTROP, Texas (AP) — Texas authorities have charged...

August 29, 2014


Missing University of Montana student's body found, car accident cited - Fox News

Fox NewsMissing University of Montana student's body found, car accident citedFox NewsA University...

August 29, 2014

Suds, Faith Found at California Laundromat - ABC News

Suds, Faith Found at California LaundromatABC NewsOver the long months that Victoria Mitchell lived in her car with...

August 29, 2014

Suds, faith found at California laundromat - seattlepi.com

Suds, faith found at California laundromatseattlepi.comHUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Over the long...

August 29, 2014


Man Arrested While Picking Up His Kids: 'The Problem Is I'm Black'

If you've never experienced arbitrary harassment or brutality at the hands of a police officer, or seen...

August 29, 2014

This 11-Year-Old Was Locked Up Trying to Cross the Border. Read the Heartfelt Letter She Sent Obama.

On Tuesday, the nation's top immigration court allowed a Guatemalan woman who fled her abusive husband...

August 29, 2014

Late Summer Reading, Cheering and Otherwise, but Worth Checking Out

My colleague Alexis Madrigal has a wonderful daily newsletter called 5 Intriguing Things. If you haven’t...

August 28, 2014


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border ">Washington, DC, boundary tour: our 40-mile walk along the District border

Read more of our special report on exploring D.C.'s border: ... They think they own the place, and they're...

August 29, 2014

Massena Station Announces Tribal Liaison

MASSENA, N.Y. Swanton Sector officials announced Border Patrol Agent Carrie Caldwell as the new Tribal...

August 29, 2014

Immigration Crisis Reaches Court System In Denver

DENVER (CBS4)- More than 60,000 children have crossed into the U.S. border by themselves and now the immigration...

August 29, 2014


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border, seize towns, Ukraine says">Russian forces cross border, seize towns, Ukraine says

U.S. officials began saying privately for the first time yesterday that they consider the escalation...

August 29, 2014

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Border Patrol agent killing">More charges for capital murder suspect in Border Patrol agent killing

BROWNSVILLE A Mexican national who faces a capital murder charge in the shooting of an off-duty U.S....

August 29, 2014

Central Americans still making journey despite deportations

Along the way to the U.S.-Mexico border, the 34-year-old and her teenage daughter met other Central Americans...

August 29, 2014


Death Toll in Ukraine Conflict Exceeds 2,200, U.N. Says

An upsurge in fighting around Donetsk and Luhansk brought the total number of people killed since mid-April...

August 29, 2014

Acting French

I spent the majority of this summer at Middlebury College, studying at l’École Française. I had never...

August 29, 2014

With Intensive Swim Lessons, a Man Attacks His Fear of Water

Traumatized by a dunking in childhood, Attis Clopton was deathly afraid of water, so he confronted his fear...

August 29, 2014


Bits Blog: Google Joins Amazon in Dreams of Drone Delivery

Who needs UPS trucks and bicycle delivery when you can fly in things people buy online?

August 29, 2014

City Room: New York Today: Pick Up a Paddle

What you need to know for Friday and the weekend: last chances to kayak, glorious weather gradually deteriorating,...

August 29, 2014

Malaysia Airlines to Cut 30% of Work Force

Even the elimination of 6,000 jobs, and nearly $2 billion in government aid, will not guarantee a successful...

August 29, 2014


Putin Commends Separatist Militias in Ukraine

Addressing the separatists directly, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia also asked that a humanitarian...

August 29, 2014

Malaysia Airlines to Cut 6,000 Staff in Overhaul

Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion overhaul announced Friday to revive...

August 29, 2014

Syrian Refugees Surpass 3 Million, U.N. Says

The relief agency called the crisis “the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era,” as more than...

August 29, 2014


DealBook: Businesses Are Winning Cat-and-Mouse Tax Game

Corporations are finding ways to legally avoid paying federal taxes, causing business income tax revenue...

August 29, 2014

CiCi Bellis Loses to Zarina Diyas in U.S. Open

Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan defeated Bellis in three sets in the second round. CiCi Bellis, 15, the youngest...

August 29, 2014

U.S. Identifies Citizens Joining Rebels in Syria

Nearly a dozen Americans are known to have traveled to Syria to fight for ISIS, the militant group that...

August 29, 2014


With His Parents’ Home at Risk, Atlantic City Piano Man Prepares for a Fight

For 30 years, Charlie Birnbaum’s parents called the house at 311 Oriental Avenue home — and he refuses...

August 29, 2014

On the Runway Blog: Obama Wore a Tan Suit (and Spoke About World Crises)

The tan suit that President Obama wore to a news conference drew plenty of attention, the way a female...

August 29, 2014

DealBook: Barclays Agrees to Lend Detroit $275 Million to Exit Bankruptcy

Part of the proceeds will be used to retire a $120 million loan, in addition to about $100 million that...

August 28, 2014


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Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone Began at a Funeral"> Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone Began at a Funeral

Researchers sequenced 99 Ebola virus genomes from 78 patients in Sierra Leone, one of the countries affected...

August 29, 2014

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Ebola outbreak were left increasingly isolated as airlines stop flights"> Ebola outbreak were left increasingly isolated as airlines stop flights

The three nations at the centre of the west African Ebola outbreak were left increasingly isolated as more...

August 29, 2014

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More deaths this year than all outbreaks combined since 1976 -> @voxdotcom Why this Ebola outbreak...

August 29, 2014


Netanyahu claims Gaza Strip victory - BDlive

International Business TimesNetanyahu claims Gaza Strip victoryBDliveJERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister...

August 29, 2014

Lone lifeguard watches over beach in Gaza Strip - The Asian Age

Yahoo News UKLone lifeguard watches over beach in Gaza StripThe Asian AgeIt's a world away from the glitz...

August 29, 2014

On the Ground in Israel and Gaza - New York Times

On the Ground in Israel and GazaNew York TimesDeir al-Balah, Gaza Strip, Aug. 10. The funeral of Ahmed...

August 28, 2014


Israelis Doubt Netanyahu's Claim Of Victory Over Hamas In The Gaza Strip - International Business Times

International Business TimesIsraelis Doubt Netanyahu's Claim Of Victory Over Hamas In The Gaza StripInternational...

August 28, 2014

First UN humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Gaza Strip - Press TV

Press TVFirst UN humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Gaza StripPress TV“It is extremely important that...

August 28, 2014

Analysis: Grim stalemate at war's end in Gaza Strip - The Denver Post

Daily MailAnalysis: Grim stalemate at war's end in Gaza StripThe Denver PostPrime Minister Benjamin...

August 28, 2014


Quake rattles southern Greece, capital city

There were no reports of injuries or damage.        

August 29, 2014

There's a cure for those end-of-summer blues

Experts say a shift in perception goes a long way toward coping with winter.        

August 29, 2014

In Gary, Ind., fall of an eyesore may be rise of new era

After a violent summer, city is hoping for a rebirth.        

August 29, 2014


With an eye on China, the U.S. and Japan grow closer

Japan's more prominent military stance has its neighbors -- and many of its own people -- nervous.        

August 29, 2014

Iceland issues aviation alert after eruption

No ash has yet been detected by the radar system.        

August 29, 2014

Autopsy doesn't say why Oklahoma inmate writhed

The autopsy did conclude that all three lethal drugs made it into the inmate's system.        

August 29, 2014


Putin urges release of trapped Ukrainian troops

The Russian leader's call comes amid reports of Russian troops fighting in Ukraine.        

August 29, 2014

After Ferguson: Senate to review police militarization

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., to chair hearing on military equipment used by local police.        

August 28, 2014

Death Valley's moving rock mystery finally cracked

"Slithering stones" leave long trails behind them as they move across valley floor.        

August 28, 2014


Rep. Lewis shares March on Washington photo on #TBT

Congressman is only 1963 March on Washington speaker who is "still around."        

August 28, 2014

Warren Buffett's son buys Rosa Parks archive

The items have been sitting unseen for years in two warehouses.        

August 28, 2014

Friday's forecast: More storms for central U.S.

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.        

August 28, 2014


Shark-fishing debate hooks Florida town leaders

They don't want shark fishers dumping bait near swimmers, but can't do much about it.        

August 28, 2014

Range where instructor killed by girl drew concerns

Area man filed lawsuit to close business that allowed tourists to shoot machine guns.        

August 28, 2014

Donor's spare skull given to Goodwill

Police want to talk to Austin-area resident who gave the item.        

August 28, 2014


Fort Hood gunman wants to be citizen of caliphate - Obama on Syria: 'We don't have a strategy yet'

August 29, 2014

Iran confirms US Coast Guard fired at fishing boat

August 29, 2014

CAUGHT ON CAMERA Driver admits to fraud over $1M Bugatti crash

Tony Stewart returning to competition after Kevin Ward crashUS probes Ford Explorer police SUV brake...

August 29, 2014


EBOLA THREAT US colleges to screen some students for disease

UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000OPINION: What the media are missing in Ebola crisisVIDEO:...

August 29, 2014

WELFARE NATION: Over one-third of Americans now receive gov't benefits

FIFTY YEARS after the 'war on poverty' was first waged, there are signs a new offensive is needed as newly...

August 29, 2014

WORST-CASE SCENARIO? Ebola cases could spread, reach 20,000, UN warns

OPINION: What the media are missing in Ebola crisisVIDEO: What happened to Ebola outbreak coverage?

August 29, 2014


Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

August 29, 2014

WELFARE NATION Census: One-third of Americans getting benefits

VIDEO: Stunning number of Americans receiving government assistance Food stamp fraud rampant, GAO report...

August 28, 2014

HITTING THE BRAKES? Obama says 'full-scale' attack on ISIS not imminent

PRESIDENT OBAMA stresses that military advisers are still reviewing options for confronting ISIS militants...

August 28, 2014


UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000

August 28, 2014

20 years in jail for crash?

August 28, 2014

Federal consumer watchdog agency hit with complaints of retaliation, discrimination

August 28, 2014


Unusual 'walking' fish

August 28, 2014

MEOWZA! Hello Kitty not a cat, says company that created her

Thor is now a womanBen Affleck to critics: I can be 'Batman'PHOTOS: Famous faces behind some of your...

August 28, 2014

MEOWZA! Hello Kitty is not a cat, says co. that created her

August 28, 2014