Living Wi-Fi Only for 30 Days

Reporter’s Notebook: Living a Wi-Fi only life required a few changes in habit for WSJ reporter Ryan...

February 28, 2015

US Appeals Court: Marathon Bombing Trial Can Stay in Boston

US appeals court rules that Boston Marathon bombing trial can stay in Massachusetts

February 28, 2015

House Fails to Approve Funds for Homeland Security

The House Republicans failed Friday to pass their own proposal to fund the Department of Homeland Security...

February 27, 2015


First Picture of 'Jihadi John' as an Adult Emerges

Mohammed Emwazi identified as alleged ISIS executioner.

February 27, 2015

Editor's note: The New York Times says Boris Nemtsov, killed Friday, left the Duma, Russia’s Parliament, in 2003. Since then, he has founded and led a number of opposition parties and organizations, the latest being the Republican Party of Russia – People’s Freedom Party. - Tom

Editor's note: The New York Times says Boris Nemtsov, killed Friday, left the Duma, Russia’s Parliament,...

February 27, 2015

3-week Department of Homeland Security funding bill fails in the House, 203-224; next steps unclear ahead of midnight shutdown deadline - @frankthorpNBC

3-week Department of Homeland Security funding bill fails in the House, 203-224; next steps unclear ahead...

February 27, 2015


Editor's note: Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was slain in Moscow on Friday, was a former deputy prime minister under President Boris Yeltsin. At one point he was considered a likely presidential candidate, Sputnik News reports. - Stephanie

Editor's note: Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was slain in Moscow on Friday, was a former...

February 27, 2015

HIV outbreak in Southeast Indiana continues to grow, health officials say; outbreak linked to injection drug abuse of prescription drug Opana - @WTHRcom

HIV outbreak in Southeast Indiana continues to grow, health officials say; outbreak linked to injection...

February 27, 2015

Russian politician Boris Nemtsov, a critic of Vladimir Putin, shot dead in Moscow - @RT_com, @tass_agency, @interfax_news

Russian politician Boris Nemtsov, a critic of Vladimir Putin, shot dead in Moscow - @RT_com, @tass_agency,...

February 27, 2015


Reports: Russian politician Boris Nemtsov, a critic of Vladimir Putin, has been slain - @lifenews_ru, @interfax_news

Reports: Russian politician Boris Nemtsov, a critic of Vladimir Putin, has been slain - @lifenews_ru,...

February 27, 2015

House begins voting on 3-week stopgap measure to fund Department of Homeland Security - @NBCNews

House begins voting on 3-week stopgap measure to fund Department of Homeland Security - @NBCNews

February 27, 2015

Editor's note: Seeing multiple tweets that Boris Nemtsov, a leader of Solidarnost movement and a critic of President Vladimir Putin has been slain. Seeking confirmation. - Tom

Editor's note: Seeing multiple tweets that Boris Nemtsov, a leader of Solidarnost movement and a critic...

February 27, 2015


 

California Senators introduced fewer bills this year

The number of bills introduced by members of the California Senate by Friday’s deadline was the lowest...

February 28, 2015

Homeland Security deal: Will Boehner follow McConnell's lead? (+video)

The Senate voted Wednesday to clear the path to fund DHS, after Republicans agreed to withdraw immigration...

February 27, 2015

Photos of the Week: 2/21-2/27 (35 photos)

This week we have a fireball above Calgary, wintry weather from Saudi Arabia to New York City, Iranian...

February 27, 2015


What Animals Teach Us About Measuring Intelligence

My dog Maebe gets very excited whenever my roommate comes home. Due to her heightened sense of smell,...

February 27, 2015

California, GOP on same page in bid to curb U.S. role in schools reform

California may be a blue state, but a Republican-led effort to scale back federal intervention in educational...

February 27, 2015

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber pressured to resign over 'first lady' scandal (+video)

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber’s fiancée Cylvia Hayes, who serves as the state’s first lady, faces charges...

February 27, 2015


How to Acknowledge a Shameful Past

I grew up in a small, rural Virginia town where white leaders closed the public schools rather than allow...

February 27, 2015

High-density development on voters' radar in L.A.'s Council District 6

Jim Stein stands before a wooded lot across from Birmingham High School and describes a 187-unit apartment...

February 27, 2015

How Education Shaped Communist Cuba

F is for Fidel, Y is for Yanqui. This mantra used for teaching the alphabet in revolutionary Cuba shows...

February 26, 2015


 

Harrison Ford set for new 'Blade Runner'

Harrison Ford will reprise his role as Rick Deckard in the "Blade Runner" sequel. "Prisoners" director...

February 28, 2015

What We Know About the Mysterious Suicide of Missouri Gubernatorial Candidate Tom Schweich

On Thursday morning, Thomas Schweich, Missouri's auditor and a Republican candidate for governor,...

February 27, 2015

In Early Polling, Walker Stands Apart

Ronald Brownstein, National JournalNot since George W. Bush in 2000 has a GOP presidential candidate...

February 27, 2015


A Litmus Test for Obamacare & Rule of Law

Shapiro & Blackman, WSJThis spring will mark the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta,...

February 27, 2015

King v. Burwell Isn't About Obamacare

Abbe Gluck, PoliticoKing v. Burwell—the challenge to the Affordable Care Act that the Supreme...

February 27, 2015

The Cost of the World's Most Powerful Military

Scott Rasmussen, StyrkTwo-thirds of all federal spending is consumed by just three program areas: Social...

February 27, 2015