EXCLUSIVE: Internal Tory Polls Shows Slump to 22 Percent in Clacton

A new, internal Conservative Party poll is rumoured to show the Tory candidate on just 22 percent in the crucial...

September 22, 2014

Bali police say US couple confess to 'suitcase murder' of woman's mother

September 22, 2014

Labour's Flagship Minimum Wage Policy is Actually a Continuation of Tory Party Plans

Labour leader Ed Miliband’s pledge to raise the national minimum wage to £8.00 an hour has made...

September 22, 2014


'There is Only One Planet': The Bemusing Claims of London's Climate Warriors

LONDON, United Kingdom – Piles of discarded placards in the streets are now all that remain of the festival...

September 22, 2014

Pistol-packing Texas pastor catches robbery suspect

September 22, 2014

Beautiful beach town bargains for fall

America’s beaches stay open long after the summer crowds have gone home.

September 22, 2014


David Brock's Army of "Nerd Virgins" Has Hillary's Back

A week after Hillary Clinton released her new memoir, Hard Choices, I met Burns Strider for lunch at the Hotel...

September 22, 2014

How a Pakistani Muslim Became a Zionist

Kasim Hafeez, a Pakistani Muslim born, raised, and living in Great Britain, describes his personal journey...

September 22, 2014

Alliance with Iran, Hezbollah a 'Serious Mistake'

As the White House and Congress consider a shifting of U.S. alliances in the war against ISIS, a prominent...

September 22, 2014


No, Zephyr, Dems Don't Need to a Civil War

Bill Scher, RealClearPoliticsZephyr Teachout, fresh from her better-than-expected showing against Gov....

September 22, 2014

Germany's Merck to Buy Sigma-Aldrich for $17 Billion

German pharmaceutical company Merck said it would acquire U.S. firm Sigma-Aldrich for $17 billion, to strengthen...

September 22, 2014

City Room: New York Today: The U.N. Meets

Monday: The General Assembly convenes, glorious weather, and climate protests continue.

September 22, 2014


Hong Kong Students Lead Democracy Fight With Class Boycott

The strikers, who said they would boycott classes all week, are at the vanguard of a series of protests...

September 22, 2014

10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

September 22, 2014

Latest News: Climate Change Marches, Hong Kong Boycott, iPhone Orders

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

September 22, 2014


Siemens Sells Joint Venture Stake

German engineering group Robert Bosch will purchase Siemens AG's 50% stake in its household appliances...

September 22, 2014

Courtroom Cameras Sought in Theater Shooting Trial

News organizations ask judge to allow cameras in courtroom for Colorado theater shooting trial

September 22, 2014

Hong Kong Tycoons in China; Students Walk Out

As students began a walkout to demand more democracy in Hong Kong, a group of the city's tycoons was set to discuss...

September 22, 2014


Del. Authorities: Bus Overturns, 2 Dead, Injuries

Authorities: Bus carrying dozens of passengers overturns in Delaware; 2 dead, several injured

September 22, 2014

Des Moines Register Adds a Bit of Virtual Reality to News Report

The Des Moines Register on Monday will publish its first virtual-reality news report, incorporating the technology...

September 22, 2014

For Yankees, Farewell May Not Mean Goodbye

The Yankees salute departing stars with days in their honor, sometimes on two or three occasions years...

September 22, 2014


Today in History

Today in History

September 22, 2014

TTM Technologies to Acquire Viasystems

TTM Technologies, a maker of circuit boards used in electronic devices, has struck a deal to acquire...

September 22, 2014

How WI Prosecutors Became Election Partisans

Richard Esenberg, WSJ...

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

Gov. Brown signs bills promoting bike paths

Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday signed into law two measures aimed at helping cities and counties expand...

September 21, 2014

L.A. Councilman Bernard Parks finds himself in political wilderness

For much of the past decade, Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard C. Parks has been a force at City Hall....

September 20, 2014


Swearengin tells GOP convention she's undecided on Kashkari

The state Republican Party’s fall convention opened on a sour note Friday when the night’s keynote...

September 20, 2014

At GOP convention, Swearengin says she's undecided on Kashkari

The state Republican Party’s fall convention opened on a sour note Friday when the night’s keynote...

September 20, 2014

L.A. city sanitation workers disciplined for on-duty protest

Months after dozens of city trash trucks circled Los Angeles' civic center as part of a union-backed...

September 20, 2014


Should Schools Be Responsible for Kids' Health?

There’s a section in the new Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll out this week that hasn’t gotten much attention:...

September 19, 2014

How Sugar Daddies are Financing College Education

At 11 o’clock on a Tuesday night, Amanda, a senior at Princeton University, got her first text message...

September 19, 2014

Photos of the Week: 9/13-9/19

This week, we have a look at photographs of debutantes at the Queen Charlotte's Ball, a crumbling Soviet...

September 19, 2014


Power walker loses 150 pounds

In the fall of 2011, Jen Corn was the heaviest she had ever been. Her family offered to pay for weight...

September 22, 2014

8 ways Lyon outshines Paris

Paris, we can all agree, has a lot going for it.

September 22, 2014

Why is ISIS taunting the West?

For a while, it seemed that the threat from ISIS was limited to sparsely populated desert regions in the Middle...

September 22, 2014


400 officers search for suspected police killer

Eric Frein has training as a marksman, and police say he's a survivalist who knows his way around the woods...

September 22, 2014

Loud music retrial

Was it fear for his own life that prompted Michael Dunn to fire 10 shots into an SUV, killing teenager...

September 22, 2014

Go inside Beijing's 'Central Perk'

CNN's David McKenzie meets a man who likes the TV show "Friends" so much, he opened his own "Central...

September 22, 2014


Student takes on China

He's one of the fieriest political activists in Hong Kong — he's been called an "extremist" by China's...

September 22, 2014

White House security

The U.S. Secret Service is planning to boost its presence and its surveillance measures around the White...

September 22, 2014

Can Iowa grassroots save Dems?

For a small band of supercharged Democratic organizers, the pleasant Des Moines neighborhood of Beaverdale...

September 22, 2014


United Nations

The world comes to New York this week, accompanied by baggage full of crises.

September 22, 2014

Step into a supermodel's shoes

Fashion season is once again upon us. Celebrities, trendsetters and buyers across the world will adorn...

September 22, 2014

Perry: Rivers' death preventable in Tex.

Too soon?

September 22, 2014


Power walker loses 150 pounds

In the fall of 2011, Jen Corn was the heaviest she had ever been. Her family offered to pay for weight...

September 22, 2014

8 ways Lyon outshines Paris

Paris, we can all agree, has a lot going for it.

September 22, 2014

Why is ISIS taunting the West?

For a while, it seemed that the threat from ISIS was limited to sparsely populated desert regions in the Middle...

September 22, 2014


400 officers search for suspected police killer

Eric Frein has training as a marksman, and police say he's a survivalist who knows his way around the woods...

September 22, 2014

Loud music retrial

Was it fear for his own life that prompted Michael Dunn to fire 10 shots into an SUV, killing teenager...

September 22, 2014

Go inside Beijing's 'Central Perk'

CNN's David McKenzie meets a man who likes the TV show "Friends" so much, he opened his own "Central...

September 22, 2014


Student takes on China

He's one of the fieriest political activists in Hong Kong — he's been called an "extremist" by China's...

September 22, 2014

White House security

The U.S. Secret Service is planning to boost its presence and its surveillance measures around the White...

September 22, 2014

Can Iowa grassroots save Dems?

For a small band of supercharged Democratic organizers, the pleasant Des Moines neighborhood of Beaverdale...

September 22, 2014


United Nations

The world comes to New York this week, accompanied by baggage full of crises.

September 22, 2014

Step into a supermodel's shoes

Fashion season is once again upon us. Celebrities, trendsetters and buyers across the world will adorn...

September 22, 2014

Perry: Rivers' death preventable in Tex.

Too soon?

September 22, 2014


Afghan soldiers

Three Afghan National Army soldiers, who were in Massachusetts for training, have gone missing after...

September 22, 2014

No one cares about climate change?

OPINION: You could be forgiven for thinking no one cares -- or even should care, right now -- about climate...

September 22, 2014

Asian Games opening ceremony

Asian Games opening ceremony

September 21, 2014