Nepal's Supreme Court rejects amnesty for government forces and Maoist rebels accused of war-time abuses - @Reuters

Nepal's Supreme Court rejects amnesty for government forces and Maoist rebels accused of war-time abuses...

February 27, 2015

Police in Kanagawa, Japan, arrest teen suspected of brutally murdering 13-year-old - @ChannelNewsAsia

Police in Kanagawa, Japan, arrest teen suspected of brutally murdering 13-year-old - @ChannelNewsAsia

February 27, 2015

Asia markets at afternoon: Shanghai up 0.7%, Sensex up 0.5%, HK up 0.3%, ASX ends 0.3% up, Nikkei flat, Kospi down 0.1% and Taiex closed - @KitchenNews

Asia markets at afternoon: Shanghai up 0.7%, Sensex up 0.5%, HK up 0.3%, ASX ends 0.3% up, Nikkei flat,...

February 27, 2015


Former South Korean spy chief Lee Byung-ki named new presidential chief of staff, officials say - @cctvnews

Former South Korean spy chief Lee Byung-ki named new presidential chief of staff, officials say - @cctvnews

February 27, 2015

Truck driver involved in Metrolink train crash in Oxnard, Calif., released from Ventura County jail; no charges filed, district attorney says - @ABC7

Truck driver involved in Metrolink train crash in Oxnard, Calif., released from Ventura County jail;...

February 27, 2015

86 Indian fishermen arrested for poaching by Sri Lankan navy, officials say - @IndianExpress

86 Indian fishermen arrested for poaching by Sri Lankan navy, officials say - @IndianExpress

February 27, 2015


Hong Kong woman sentenced to 6-year jail term for abusing her Indonesian maid - @Reuters

Hong Kong woman sentenced to 6-year jail term for abusing her Indonesian maid - @Reuters

February 27, 2015

IRS watchdog investigating the disappearance of emails connected to former IRS director Lois Lerner tells House Oversight Committee they are looking into possible criminal activity - @cnnbrk

IRS watchdog investigating the disappearance of emails connected to former IRS director Lois Lerner tells...

February 27, 2015

Asia markets at midday: Sensex up 0.6%, Shanghai up 0.6% at break, HK up 0.5%, ASX and Nikkei up 0.2% each, Kospi down 0.1% and Taiex closed - @KitchenNews

Asia markets at midday: Sensex up 0.6%, Shanghai up 0.6% at break, HK up 0.5%, ASX and Nikkei up 0.2%...

February 27, 2015


Police in Perth bust international drug ring, seize more than $9.3 million in methamphetamine - @abcnewsPerth

Police in Perth bust international drug ring, seize more than $9.3 million in methamphetamine - @abcnewsPerth

February 27, 2015

New Zealand court wins guardianship over 9-year-old boy with HIV whose father refused to administer medication - @nzherald

New Zealand court wins guardianship over 9-year-old boy with HIV whose father refused to administer medication...

February 27, 2015

11 missing after boat capsizes off Macau, state media reports - @SCMP_News

11 missing after boat capsizes off Macau, state media reports - @SCMP_News

February 27, 2015


 

Why judge's pension ruling is blow to Christie's political brand

Gov. Chris Christie's 2011 pension reform helped make him a national figure. But a judge's ruling that...

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

A Year of War Completely Destroyed the Donetsk Airport (35 photos)

In Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, the Sergey Prokofiev International Airport has been reduced from a modern...

February 26, 2015


Would We Be Safer if Fewer Were Jailed?

Jails in New York and throughout the country dealing with overcrowding and brutality, are often...

February 26, 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 26, 2015

A Second Chance: Education's Role in Reversing Mass Incarceration

The American Journal of Men’s Health published a study this month titled "I Want a Second Chance" that...

February 26, 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 26, 2015

Charter school group is political force in L.A. Unified board election

Los Angeles mayors once played the role of kingmaker in school board elections.

February 26, 2015

A Tale of Two Pre-Ks

In his campaign for mayor in 2013, Bill de Blasio committed to creating a free full-day preschool program...

February 25, 2015


 

Go where it's still summer right now

February 27, 2015

Politifact and Me

Kevin Williamson, National Review OnlinePolitifact, which is published under the flag of the Tampa Bay Times,...

February 26, 2015

When Religion Makes You Too Uncool for A&F

Emma Green, AtlanticWhen she was 17, Samantha Elauf applied to work at an Abercrombie Kids store in Tulsa....

February 26, 2015


A Secretary of State Who Can't Shoot Straight

Scott Johnson, PowerLineSecretary of State John Kerry testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee...

February 26, 2015

The Waiting Game Boehner Can't Win

Dana Milbank, Washington PostJohn Boehner looked as if he were a spectator at his own hanging —...

February 26, 2015

The NH Primary w/Our Current Journalists

Drew Cline, NH Union LeaderA CROWD is huddled inside the Lawrence Barn Community Center in Hollis. Men wear...

February 26, 2015