The Nuclear Option</em>: Obama Prepares for the Ebola Election

Snap on those rubber gloves, zip up your hazmat suits, and tape up those galoshes. Get ready for the Ebola...

October 20, 2014

Monica Lewinsky: 'My Life Was Ruined By Drudge'

Speaking at the Forbes 30 under 30 summit, former White House intern Monica Lewinsky explained to the audience...

October 20, 2014

GRUESOME DISCOVERY 7 bodies found in Indiana linked to serial killer

VIDEO: Gary mayor updates media on case Police comb area where remains were found in search for clues...

October 20, 2014


Obama reportedly wants to cut Congress out of Iran deal

The Obama administration reportedly wants to cut Congress out of any nuclear deal with Iran – at least...

October 20, 2014

World Health Organization Calls for Tough New Regulations on Smoking

I reported very recently on the World Health Organization’s (WHO) sixth Conference of the Parties...

October 20, 2014

The 'turducken' of cakes

October 20, 2014


Ebola scare: What can NBC do to restore trust in medical editor Dr. Nancy Snyderman?

The quarantine against possible Ebola exposure ends this week for Dr. Nancy Snyderman, but the troubles...

October 20, 2014

Mark Begich Is Running Out of Gas in Alaska

Sen. Mark Begich’s campaign for re-election is running out of gas as Republican candidate Dan Sullivan...

October 20, 2014

MONSTER CREEP-OUT Puppy-sized spider shocks scientist in rainforest

Town overrun by dangerous spiders Giant, extinct Kangaroos probably didn't hop VIDEO: Sea lion tosses...

October 20, 2014


Serial Killer Suspect Says Spree Date Back 2 Decades

The man suspected of murdering seven women in Indiana told police his crime spree dates back two decades,...

October 20, 2014

Dozens Are Killed in Attacks on Shiite Targets in Iraq

A flurry of attacks included a quadruple car bombing near two of the holiest shrines in Shiite Islam,...

October 20, 2014

Donations for Ebola Relief Efforts Are Slow to Take Off

Relief agencies are finding it difficult to raise money to combat Ebola and are increasingly relying...

October 20, 2014


ISS, in Switch, Backs Chiquita-Fyffes Deal

An influential shareholder advisory firm changed course Monday and recommended Chiquita shareholders...

October 20, 2014

W.H.O. Declares Nigeria Free of Ebola

The announcement called Nigeria’s effort a “spectacular success story” but warned that the country,...

October 20, 2014

Mom Accused of Killing 6 Babies Appears in Court

Utah woman accused of killing 6 newborns, storing bodies in garage to face December hearing

October 20, 2014


Christian Couple Loses Septuplets After Rejecting Selective Reduction; Believes Testimony Will Point People to Jesus Christ

A North Carolina couple is clinging to their faith after losing a set of septuplets but say that they...

October 20, 2014

'People Deserve a Second Chance;' In Unusual Case of Forgiveness, Parents Give Son's Killer Home and Job

In an unusual case of forgiveness Thursday, the parents of a New Hampshire man who was shot dead in December...

October 20, 2014

Toyota Recalling 247,000 Vehicles for Air Bags

Toyota Motor recalled another 247,000 vehicles that have an air bag that can rupture and send shrapnel...

October 20, 2014


Does England Have the Solution to the Grade-Inflation Problem?

At the beginning of this school year, Princeton University changed its contentious grading policy. The university...

October 20, 2014

A 50-Foot-Tall French Fire-Breathing Dragon-Horse Visits Beijing

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of French-Chinese diplomatic relations, the French production company...

October 20, 2014

Inside the New School Lunch

On a typical Thursday, Cole Coffey, a sixth-grader at Schoo Middle School in Lincoln, Nebraska, would...

October 20, 2014


Democrats' hope of Senate supermajority could rest with 2 districts

The Democrats' quest to regain their supermajority in the state Senate could be decided next month in an ethnically...

October 20, 2014

Is money still speech? Yes, as constitutional amendment bid fails in Senate.

An effort to give Congress new power over campaign finance ended when the proposed amendment didn't clear...

October 20, 2014

L.A. officials reach tentative deal with firefighters union on pay

Los Angeles officials have reached a tentative salary agreement with the city's firefighters union that...

October 20, 2014


Lonely Planet's top 10 cities for 2015

Whether you want a cosmopolitan city, a central spot to explore nature or a hidden gem, Lonely Planet's...

October 20, 2014

Mayor: Sex offender in custody

The Mayor of Gary, Indiana, says a sex offender is in custody in connection with the discovery of seven...

October 20, 2014

Sweden hunts for mystery sub

There are fears of Russians and it is October, but it is not a Tom Clancy novel. It is a case of international...

October 20, 2014


Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter

Monica Lewinsky took another step into the public spotlight on Monday when she joined Twitter.

October 20, 2014

Democrats' midterm nightmare

Cornell Belcher says Democrats' worst enemy is themselves -- if they don't turn out in the midterms,...

October 20, 2014

Ebola orphans stigmatized

Two children orphaned by Ebola play in the empty corner of a Liberian orphanage. Their parents died last...

October 20, 2014