Danish Minister Threatens Tougher Sanctions Against Israel Ahead of Talks in Cairo

The Danish Foreign Minister Martin Lidegaard has threatened Israel with sanctions unless it agrees to concessions...

September 23, 2014

3 dead, including gunman, in shooting at Alabama UPS facility, police say

DEVELOPING: Three people were killed Tuesday morning in a shooting at a UPS facility in Birmingham, Ala.,...

September 23, 2014

'REALLY SCARY' Death may be 1st fatal bear attack in 150 years in NJ

VIDEO: Bear suspected of killing hiker in New Jersey VIDEO: Fox attacks four in Connecticut town Zoo:...

September 23, 2014


Voter Fraud Investigation Ongoing in Georgia

With one Democrat-aligned Georgia group having collected 85,000 voter registration applications and around...

September 23, 2014

CNN's Amanpour: US 'Non-Intervention' Allowed ISIS to Flourish

CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour argued that the “vacuum” created...

September 23, 2014

House Oversight Committee Calls for Hearing on White House Fence Jumper

Chairman Darrell Issa of the House Oversight Committee has called for an investigative hearing after...

September 23, 2014


GOP Candidate's Twitter Feed Calls Neo-Confederate Website an "Interesting Read"

In a race that could decide which party controls the Colorado state senate, Republican state senate...

September 23, 2014

How Did the Senate Get So Fickle?

It's not exactly the seven-year itch. But a similar dynamic is looming over November's struggle for Senate...

September 23, 2014

Kris Kobach Wants Immigrants to Self-Deport. Now Voters May Send Him Packing.

Republican Kris Kobach has managed to established an outsized persona for only being a one-term secretary...

September 23, 2014


German Amazon Workers Extend Strike

Workers at five Amazon.com sites in Germany will extend strikes through Wednesday to increase pressure...

September 23, 2014

Arkansas Cowers Under Senate Advertising Barrage

Arkansas voters try to press the mute button as state is bombarded with 38,000 political ads

September 23, 2014

In Farewell Speech, Karzai Lashes Out at American Agenda

Speaking to his cabinet and senior staff members, the departing Afghan president, Hamid Karzai, said...

September 23, 2014


After Praying for Years to Have a Son, Mother Loses 22-Month-Old Toddler to Drowning in Church Baptistery

A mother of two daughters, who had been praying to God asking Him to also give her a son, had her prayer...

September 23, 2014

Pershing Square Warns Allergan on Salix

Activist investor William Ackman is threatening to sue Allergan if the Botox maker strikes a deal with...

September 23, 2014

UN to Leaders: Set 'New Course' on Climate Change

More than 100 world leaders told at United Nations climate summit to act now on warming

September 23, 2014


At U.N., De Blasio Warns of ‘Existential Threat’ From Climate Change

At the United Nations summit on climate change, Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York City called for urgent...

September 23, 2014

A Four-Step Energy Strategy for Our Time

Mark Mills, RealClearEnergy...

September 23, 2014

Obama on Syria; Scrutiny for Secret Service

President Obama heads to New York on Tuesday to address world leaders just hours after opening a new front...

September 23, 2014


Public Pays for the Secret Service's Mistakes

Dana Milbank, Wash Post...

September 23, 2014

New U.S. Inversion Rules Drag Down Shares of Deal Targets

A handful of companies that investors once viewed as ripe for a takeover by U.S. rivals aren't looking...

September 23, 2014

The Weird Bipartisan Consensus on Over-the-Counter Birth Control

Making birth-control pills available without a prescription has become an unlikely midterm-election issue....

September 23, 2014


Diplomats Owe NYC $16M in Unpaid Parking Tickets

Diplomats owe New York City over $16 million in unpaid parking tickets

September 23, 2014

City Room: New York Today: The Women Who Built the City

Tuesday: The women behind the city’s celebrated sites, sunny and brisk weather, and a polar bear arrest.

September 23, 2014

Jack Ma Is Richest Person in China

Alibaba's blockbuster $25 billion stock offering has made Jack Ma the wealthiest man in China, according...

September 23, 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...

September 23, 2014

L.A. may soon crack down on unlicensed park vendors

Los Angeles leaders could soon impose tight restrictions on vending in city parks and beaches, reviving...

September 23, 2014

Income inequality: States struggle to balance budgets as rich-poor gap widens

That finding adds a new layer to already-hot public debate about rich-poor gaps in America, and the degree...

September 23, 2014


O.C. agency backs 405 widening, possibly clearing way for toll lanes

Orange County transportation leaders voted Monday to move ahead with widening a congested stretch of the 405 Freeway,...

September 23, 2014

Survey finds women are underrepresented across California governments

Women are vastly underrepresented in government at all levels in California, occupying fewer than 30% of elective...

September 23, 2014

Obama's broken pledge: How election politics made 'pawns' out of illegal immigrants

President Obama had said he’d use executive authority to bypass Congress on immigration law 'without...

September 22, 2014


L.A. lawmakers could vote soon on wage boost for hotel workers

Los Angeles lawmakers could vote as soon as Wednesday to boost the minimum wage for workers at big hotels...

September 22, 2014

Opening Weekend of Oktoberfest 2014

One million steins of beer were consumed over the weekend, kicking off the 181st Oktoberfest beer festival,...

September 22, 2014

Brown signs bill to urge more drivers into eco-friendly vehicles

Seeking to put more California drivers in electric cars, Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Sunday providing...

September 22, 2014


Kashkari portrays GOP as a champion of minorities and the poor

Stung by the refusal of two fellow Republicans to support his candidacy for governor, Neel Kashkari sought...

September 22, 2014

Gov. Jerry Brown signs bills to boost purchases of electric cars

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a package of bills Sunday boosting the state's market for electric cars, including...

September 21, 2014

What's Lost in Not Recognizing Campus Religious Groups

This fall, California State University revoked the official club status of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship...

September 21, 2014


Desperation grows in heart of Ebola zone

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports from Monrovia, Liberia, the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak, and finds...

September 23, 2014

Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday, said Jerika...

September 23, 2014

How to track fugitive in forests

CNN's Gary Tuchman gets a lesson on how to track a criminal in Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina. ...

September 23, 2014


Snoop inside: Millionaires' homes

For one weekend Londoners peek inside the most prestigious private residences in the capital.

September 23, 2014

Emma Watson

Emma Watson is experiencing the ugly side of advocacy.

September 23, 2014

Golf legend: 'Very difficult to tweet'

Tom Watson has learned plenty in the 21 years since he was last captain of the United States' Ryder Cup golf...

September 23, 2014


Detroit could oust emergency manager Orr this week

Lawyer likely to stay on in a role of authority over the city's bankruptcy case.        

September 23, 2014

Bear kills Rutgers student on hike

A Rutgers University student was attacked and killed by a black bear while he was hiking with friends. ...

September 23, 2014

Christie drops 85 lbs., but thinking big

Gov. Chris Christie, R-New Jersey, remains a viable candidate for 2016. CNN's Dana Bash reports.

September 23, 2014


Emma Watson rebrands feminism

Gayle Lemmon says the question now is how to translate all the high-profile feminizing into real gains...

September 23, 2014

Riding the murder mystery express

It's only as I'm inviting my friend to lunch that I realize the prospect might not sound that appetizing. ...

September 23, 2014

India's first Mars orbiter

India's first Mars orbiter

September 23, 2014


Desperation grows in heart of Ebola zone

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports from Monrovia, Liberia, the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak, and finds...

September 23, 2014

Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced

Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday, said Jerika...

September 23, 2014

How to track fugitive in forests

CNN's Gary Tuchman gets a lesson on how to track a criminal in Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina. ...

September 23, 2014


Snoop inside: Millionaires' homes

For one weekend Londoners peek inside the most prestigious private residences in the capital.

September 23, 2014

Emma Watson

Emma Watson is experiencing the ugly side of advocacy.

September 23, 2014

Golf legend: 'Very difficult to tweet'

Tom Watson has learned plenty in the 21 years since he was last captain of the United States' Ryder Cup golf...

September 23, 2014


Detroit could oust emergency manager Orr this week

Lawyer likely to stay on in a role of authority over the city's bankruptcy case.        

September 23, 2014

Bear kills Rutgers student on hike

A Rutgers University student was attacked and killed by a black bear while he was hiking with friends. ...

September 23, 2014

Christie drops 85 lbs., but thinking big

Gov. Chris Christie, R-New Jersey, remains a viable candidate for 2016. CNN's Dana Bash reports.

September 23, 2014


Emma Watson rebrands feminism

Gayle Lemmon says the question now is how to translate all the high-profile feminizing into real gains...

September 23, 2014

Riding the murder mystery express

It's only as I'm inviting my friend to lunch that I realize the prospect might not sound that appetizing. ...

September 23, 2014

India's first Mars orbiter

India's first Mars orbiter

September 23, 2014


CDC: Ebola could strike 1.4 million

The number of Ebola cases in Liberia and Sierra Leone could rise to between 550,000 and 1.4 million by January,...

September 23, 2014

Tweet breaks news of airstrikes

They were 31 characters read, and retweeted, around the world.

September 23, 2014

Spacecraft inches closer to history

Just days after NASA's Mars orbiter reached the Red Planet, India's first mission could follow suit and make...

September 23, 2014