President Obama's Can't-Do Attitude

August 30, 2014

White House Flunks History 101

Victor Davis Hanson, Investor's Biz DailyPresident Obama doesn't know much about history.In his therapeutic...

August 30, 2014

Could Kansas Swing the Senate?

Sam Wang, The New YorkerIn national politics, Kansas is considered as Republican as they come: Mitt Romney...

August 29, 2014


Where Is Shaheen? Hiding From You

August 29, 2014

Climate Change: We're Almost Too Late

Rebecca Leber, New RepublicThere is an alarming message in a major new report on climate change, a draft...

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


Jack Kelly's Rick Perry column was light on facts - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jack Kelly's Rick Perry column was light on factsPittsburgh Post-GazetteI usually avoid the column...

August 31, 2014

Why colleges have no part in Governor Rick Perry's trophy - The State

The StateWhy colleges have no part in Governor Rick Perry's trophyThe StateCOLUMBIA, SC — The morning...

August 31, 2014

Rick Perry's Legal Trouble: The Line Between Influence And Coercion - NPR

NPRRick Perry's Legal Trouble: The Line Between Influence And CoercionNPRThe day he was booked, Texas...

August 30, 2014


Showboat closing after 27 years in Atlantic City - seattlepi.com

USA TODAYShowboat closing after 27 years in Atlantic Cityseattlepi.comATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The show...

August 31, 2014

Accident kills 3 people, including 2 from Bucks - Bucks County Courier Times

Accident kills 3 people, including 2 from BucksBucks County Courier TimesLAKE ARIEL, Pa. (AP) — Authorities...

August 31, 2014

Vintage Racing Crash Kills Connecticut Man - Boston.com

NBC ConnecticutVintage Racing Crash Kills Connecticut ManBoston.comSALISBURY, Conn. (AP) — Police say a vintage...

August 31, 2014


Moderate earthquake hits region near Fairbanks - Washington Post

KTUU.comModerate earthquake hits region near FairbanksWashington PostFAIRBANKS, Alaska — The Alaska...

August 31, 2014

SHOCKING VIDEO: Fake cab driver tried to rape mom, assaulted her young kids - kdvr.com

SHOCKING VIDEO: Fake cab driver tried to rape mom, assaulted her young kidskdvr.comNEW YORK — A phony...

August 31, 2014

Woman Ran Multi-Million Dollar Prostitution Ring Out of Bikini Barista Stands ... - ABC News

New York Daily NewsWoman Ran Multi-Million Dollar Prostitution Ring Out of Bikini Barista Stands ...ABC...

August 31, 2014


White House Talks about a Government Shutdown - The Utah People's Post

Houston ChronicleWhite House Talks about a Government ShutdownThe Utah People's PostThe Americans for Prosperity...

August 30, 2014

Menards shopper dies after pallet of ceramic tiles falls, hits him on head - Detroit Free Press

WXYZMenards shopper dies after pallet of ceramic tiles falls, hits him on headDetroit Free PressA trip...

August 30, 2014

Oregon girl, 9, dies when sand hole collapses on her at beach - Fox News

New York Daily NewsOregon girl, 9, dies when sand hole collapses on her at beachFox NewsA beach trip...

August 30, 2014


The Quiet Crisis Among Queer Women

It’s easy to assume that queer Americans are thriving today. A year out from the Supreme Court decision...

August 30, 2014

California High-Speed Rail No. 9—the Chairman's Turn Again

As a reminder, this is No. 9 in a series on the plan for a north-south California High-Speed Rail system,...

August 29, 2014

Lies Immigration Reformers Told Me

“Mom hid a present for you in the basement.” “Last time you said that, you locked me downstairs...

August 29, 2014


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border secured but still supports reform">McCain wants border secured but still supports reform

U.S. Sen. John McCain is insisting he hasn't given up on comprehensive ... That bill, which included...

August 31, 2014

Fight the Religious We are Already In

Due to tight regulations regarding the sale and transfer of any explosive material in the U.S., Obama's...

August 31, 2014

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border'">Douglass: Gaza shows there's no way to 'seal the border'

The ongoing conflict between Israel and the Palestinians of the Gaza Strip underscores a serious lesson...

August 31, 2014


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US/Mexico border ">Unique NAU-Yuma social work program to focus on US/Mexico border

A new bachelor's degree program in social work with a specific focus on U.S. and Mexico border issues...

August 31, 2014

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Border, Calls for Bombing ISIS 'Back to the Stone Age'">Cruz Invites Obama to Border, Calls for Bombing ISIS 'Back to the Stone Age'

The Texas Republican and potential 2016 presidential contender also heavily criticized the president's...

August 31, 2014

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US across Mexican border ">Law enforcement warns that Islamic State may enter US across Mexican border

Law enforcement agencies in the US have warned that Islamic State extremists could be looking to the US-Mexico...

August 30, 2014


Beijing Rules Out Open Elections in Hong Kong

China’s legislature has laid down strict limits to proposed voting reforms in Hong Kong, drawing battle...

August 31, 2014

U.S. Strikes Militants Besieging Turkmen in Iraq

American planes struck the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, and dropped food, water and aid near the northern...

August 31, 2014

Sports of The Times: Michael Sam Makes an Impact, if Not the Rams’ Roster

Even after he was cut by the Rams on Saturday, Sam’s selection in the N.F.L. Draft and his impression...

August 31, 2014


At Risk in Senate, Democrats Seek to Rally Blacks

With their Senate majority imperiled, Democrats are trying to mobilize African-Americans outraged by the shooting...

August 30, 2014

Rams Cut Michael Sam, First Openly Gay N.F.L. Draft Pick

The St. Louis Rams released defensive lineman Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an N.F.L....

August 30, 2014

In Nod to Eastern Europe, E.U. Names Poland Premier to Key Post

The selection is the latest sign that Poland is emerging as a larger player in European affairs, particularly...

August 30, 2014


California Closes in on Plastic-Bag Ban

California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a ban on single-use...

August 30, 2014

ISIS Militants Behead Lebanese Soldier and Hold 18 More

A video posted on social media sites on Saturday showed members of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria...

August 30, 2014

British Lawmaker Is Released From Hospital After Street Attack

A spokesman for George Galloway, known for his vocal criticism of Israel, said the attack on Friday was related...

August 30, 2014


Kvitova Is the Latest Top Seed to Be Ousted; Djokovic Advances Easily

Aleksandra Krunic, a 21-year-old qualifier from Serbia, knocked out No. 3 seed Petra Kvitova, 6-4, 6-4,...

August 30, 2014

Ukraine President Says Europe’s Security Depends on Stopping Russia

As evidence of Russia’s direct intervention in Ukraine mounted, the president of the European Commission...

August 30, 2014

EU to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine

The European Union on Saturday was poised to impose new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine's president...

August 30, 2014


New Novartis Drug Shows Striking Efficacy in Treating Heart Failure

The experimental drug developed by the Swiss company Novartis reduced the risk of dying from cardiovascular...

August 30, 2014

Syrian Rebels Attack Peacekeepers in Golan Heights

Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday...

August 30, 2014

Lesotho PM Says Army Attempted Coup, Military Denies

Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane on Saturday accused his country's army of attempting a coup against...

August 30, 2014


Gaza Strip: ISIS Intent on Palestine and Murder of Jews - Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceGaza Strip: ISIS Intent on Palestine and Murder of JewsGuardian Liberty VoiceThe...

August 30, 2014

Gaza Strip: Disagreement Over Civilian Death Toll - Guardian Liberty Voice

International Business TimesGaza Strip: Disagreement Over Civilian Death TollGuardian Liberty VoiceThe...

August 30, 2014

When it comes to the Gaza Strip, Cincinnati residents have a lot to say about ... - WCPO

When it comes to the Gaza Strip, Cincinnati residents have a lot to say about ...WCPOCINCINNATI - In the 50 days...

August 30, 2014


Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza - TheNewsTribune.com

International Business TimesHousing group: 20 years to rebuild GazaTheNewsTribune.comThe assessment by Shelter...

August 30, 2014

Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza - MiamiHerald.com

Housing group: 20 years to rebuild GazaMiamiHerald.comThe assessment by Shelter Cluster, co-chaired by the U.N....

August 30, 2014

Gaza Launched 'Rubble Bucket Challenge' to Raise Awareness [Video] - Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceGaza Launched 'Rubble Bucket Challenge' to Raise Awareness [Video]Guardian...

August 30, 2014


Australia to provide arms in U.S.-led mission against IS

Sending guns and ammo to help Kurds fight IS militants is part of U.S.-led multi-nation mission.        

August 31, 2014

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

The plane took off from Waukesha, Wis., and was headed to Manassas, Va.        

August 31, 2014

NYPD probed for 2nd restraint-related death

Medical examiner "physical restrain by police" was a factor in the of Ronald Singleton, 45.        

August 30, 2014


Dog turns on stove, starts fire in N.J. home

No one was inside the home at the time of the fire.        

August 30, 2014

Pricey VA wind turbines remain idle

The Department of Veterans Affairs has spent more than $3.7 million on the project.        

August 30, 2014

Ukraine-Russia conflict: What you need to know

NATO estimates 1,000 Russian soldiers are in Ukraine, aiding separatists in the country's east.        

August 30, 2014


Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

Shelter Cluster says it will take 20 years to rebuild the wreckage in Gaza.        

August 30, 2014

U.S. mounts new airstrikes against IS

New U.S. airstrikes target Islamic State in northern Iraq        

August 30, 2014

Falling tiles kill shopper at home improvement store

The pallet of ceramic tiles fell about 15 feet and hit the shopper in the head.        

August 30, 2014


Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

Peacekeepers' mission monitors a 1974 disengagement accord between Syria and Israel.        

August 30, 2014

California lawmakers pass first U.S. plastic bag ban

Bill would prohibit single-use plastic bags at grocery stores and large pharmacies in 2015 and at convenience...

August 30, 2014

Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

The statement said the plane was hit by a missile from a Russian launcher, but did not give more detail.        

August 30, 2014


After soccer referee's death, wife and sons persevere

Kyle Bieniewicz died after being punched by a player during a game in July.        

August 29, 2014

Quake rattles southern Greece, capital city

There were no reports of injuries or damage.        

August 29, 2014

Ad watch: Ernst touts support for entitlements

The ad is a coordinated effort between the Ernst campaign and the National Republican Senatorial Committee.        

August 29, 2014


IRAQ RELIEF US sends airstrikes, aid drops to besieged Shia city

Saudi king warns jihadists could attack US, Europe within months EXCLUSIVE: ISIS looks to Mexican borderVIDEO:...

August 31, 2014

Obama may delay immigration action until after midterms, report says - VIDEO: Obama weighs holding off on immigration

August 31, 2014

Oregon girl, 9, dies when sand hole collapses on her

August 31, 2014


Filipino peacekeepers escape encirclement by Syria rebels in Golan Heights

August 31, 2014

Obama mulls delaying immigration action until after midterms, report says

PRESIDENT OBAMA is reportedly weighing delaying executive action on immigration until after the midterm...

August 31, 2014

In Texas, Ted Cruz sounds like he's running in 2016

August 31, 2014


Calif. Gov. Brown appeals judge's ruling that struck down teacher tenure

August 30, 2014

BREAKING NEWS NFL's Michael Sam released by St. Louis Rams

VIDEO: ESPN apologizes for reports on Michael Sam's shower habits

August 30, 2014

EU weighs new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine crisis deepens

UKRAINIAN PRESIDENT Petro Poroshenko, pictured, tells European Union leaders a strong response is needed...

August 30, 2014


College offers $10G bachelor's program

August 30, 2014

NOT POLITICAL? Sen. Reid's name yanked from alma mater building

La. Dem Sen. Landrieu faces more questions about her residencyVIDEO: Kurtz: 'Shocking' McConnell tape...

August 30, 2014

DEADLY CRASH Teen dies in 'once-in-a-lifetime' Lamborghini drive

Tracy Morgan still struggling after crash

August 30, 2014


Experts say oil-rich Qatar supporting terror

August 30, 2014

Take a hike? Gand Canyon to charge runners a fee

August 30, 2014

WHERE DOES QATAR STAND? Experts say nation supporting terror

A GROWING NUMBER of regional experts believe the oil-rich emirate is propping up violent jihadists around...

August 30, 2014