MLK Children Work to Settle Dispute Over Bible, Nobel Prize

MLK children given time to work on settlement in dispute over icon's Bible, Nobel prize

January 29, 2015

Time Warner Cable Results Miss

Time Warner Cable reported an increase in subscribers as the pay-TV provider continued to await the completion...

January 29, 2015

Jordan’s Talks With ISIS for Hostage Release Said to Fail

Jordan, which is willing to release a imprisoned terrorist, apparently has not received a proof of life...

January 29, 2015


Riled Up, Andy Murray Dispatches Tomas Berdych at Australian Open

After overhearing a passing remark from Berdych, Murray took offense and proceeded to blitz the Czech...

January 29, 2015

In Response to Student Misconduct, Dartmouth to Ban Hard Liquor at Parties

Officials say the ban will apply to any liquor that is 15 percent alcohol — barely more than most wine...

January 29, 2015

Loss of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Is Declared an Accident

The decision cleared the way for the next of kin of those who disappeared to receive compensation, but it did nothing...

January 29, 2015


Why Can't Public Transit Be Free?

About 500 subway riders in Stockholm have an ingenious scheme to avoid paying fares. The group calls...

January 29, 2015

First Draft: Today in Politics

House Democrats are to huddle on Thursday night with President Obama at their retreat in Philadelphia,...

January 29, 2015

City Room: New York Today: Cloudy With a Chance of Uncertainty

Thursday: the epistemology of weather, possible snow tonight, and a federal judge rules in favor of emojis.

January 29, 2015


Latest News: Hezbollah, Hostages, Hernandez

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

January 29, 2015

Lens Blog: Swept Away by a Love for Dust

Klaus Pichler went looking for something most people want to avoid: dust.

January 29, 2015

Bits Blog: Microsoft Brings Outlook to iPhone, Other Mobile Devices

Outlook, Microsoft’s workhorse email application, has finally arrived on mobile devices, including...

January 29, 2015


 

Opinion: Remember 'The Great Raid' of 1945

Val Lauder remembers the day Americans cheered the rescue of more than 500 prisoners of war.

January 29, 2015

At least two dead and dozens hurt, officials say

The explosion involved a truck delivering natural gas to the hospital near Mexico City. An unknown number...

January 29, 2015

Hezbollah's message for Israel

The Lebanese militant group Hezbollah has indicated that it wants to de-escalate hostilities on the Israeli-Lebanon...

January 29, 2015


WHO: Cases drop to lowest level in 7 months

The number of new Ebola cases reported in the three worst-hit countries fell to its lowest level since...

January 29, 2015

Reality check: 2016 hopeful's conservative record

The primary obstacle between Jeb Bush and the White House may be a perception that -- despite his record...

January 29, 2015

Obama draws sequestration line

After giving up on his controversial plan to end 529 college savings plans, President Barack Obama will...

January 29, 2015


 

Getting Credit for What You Know

College wasn’t right for Daniel Gamez when he first tried it as a recent high school graduate nearly...

January 29, 2015

VA unveils settlement to provide veterans housing on West L.A. campus

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced a legal settlement Wednesday that will transform its sprawling...

January 29, 2015

Sharon Runner only candidate for California's 21st Senate District

Former Republican lawmaker Sharon Runner of Lancaster has emerged as the only candidate for one of three...

January 29, 2015


Harry Reid on 2016: 'I fully intend to run.' (+video)

Sen. Harry Reid dispelled rumors Tuesday that injuries sustained during an exercise accident on New Years...

January 28, 2015

Returning Syrian Kurds Find Recaptured Kobani in Ruins (25 photos)

Late last year, after months of assault by ISIS militants, many had given up the Syrian Kurdish city...

January 28, 2015

Preschool Teachers Should Earn Like They Matter

Picture this: a 4-year-old is in a sandbox, running sand and pebbles through a sieve. An adult is at his side,...

January 28, 2015


Havana Good Time in College

A record-high 289,000 U.S. college students studied abroad during the 2012-13 school year, a little more...

January 28, 2015

Prop. 47 brings a shift to longer time spent behind bars

For decades, Los Angeles County jail inmates divided their sentences by five, 10 or 20 to calculate the time...

January 28, 2015

Higher Education Is Not a Mixtape

Will higher education go the way of music albums and cable TV? Is it inevitable that the Internet will...

January 27, 2015