Louisiana Governor's Budget: Avoid Tax Hikes, but Limit Cuts

Louisiana governor's budget: Avoid tax hikes, but limit cuts that might mar national campaign

February 27, 2015

More Than 50 Clergy in Nebraska Pledge to Perform Same-Sex Marriages in Church If Ban Is Overturned in State

In stark contravention of orthodox Christian principles, more than 50 members of the clergy in Nebraska...

February 27, 2015

Ericsson Sues Apple for Patent Infringement

Swedish networking company Ericsson said it is suing Apple for infringing 41 patents it says are critical...

February 27, 2015


Detentions of Major Mexico Drug Chiefs in Recent Years

Top Mexican drug cartel leaders captured or killed in recent years

February 27, 2015

2 bodies recovered after Gracefield, Quebec, house fire; police have not confirmed identities - @globalnews

2 bodies recovered after Gracefield, Quebec, house fire; police have not confirmed identities - @globalnews

February 27, 2015

FIFA President Sepp Blatter proposes 2022 World Cup final take place no later than December 18 - @SkyNews

FIFA President Sepp Blatter proposes 2022 World Cup final take place no later than December 18 - @SkyNews

February 27, 2015


More: Texas County, Mo., sheriff says there are 4 confirmed crime scenes in Tyrone, 2 more possible scenes in Shannon County - @houstonherald

More: Texas County, Mo., sheriff says there are 4 confirmed crime scenes in Tyrone, 2 more possible scenes...

February 27, 2015

No tsunami warning after 6.8-magnitude earthquake north of Nebe, Indonesia, Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says

No tsunami warning after 6.8-magnitude earthquake north of Nebe, Indonesia, Pacific Tsunami Warning Center...

February 27, 2015

Bangladeshi-American Writer Killed by Machete-Wielding Assailants

Avijit Roy was leaving a book fair in the Bangladeshi capital when he was attacked, the police said....

February 27, 2015


Earthquake is preliminary magnitude of 6.8 strikes 70 miles north of Nebe, Indonesia, 349 miles deep - USGS

Earthquake is preliminary magnitude of 6.8 strikes 70 miles north of Nebe, Indonesia, 349 miles deep...

February 27, 2015

US economy grew at moderate 2.2% in 4th quarter, slower than previously believed - @AP

US economy grew at moderate 2.2% in 4th quarter, slower than previously believed - @AP

February 27, 2015

Reports of 9 dead after shooting in south-central Missouri, multiple crime scenes - @fox5sandiego

Reports of 9 dead after shooting in south-central Missouri, multiple crime scenes - @fox5sandiego

February 27, 2015


 

California, GOP on same page in bid to curb U.S. role in schools reform

California may be a blue state, but a Republican-led effort to scale back federal intervention in educational...

February 27, 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 27, 2015

How to Acknowledge a Shameful Past

I grew up in a small, rural Virginia town where white leaders closed the public schools rather than allow...

February 27, 2015


High-density development on voters' radar in L.A.'s Council District 6

Jim Stein stands before a wooded lot across from Birmingham High School and describes a 187-unit apartment...

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

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


 

Senate passes clean DHS bill

House Speaker John Boehner has been here before -- wedged between his hard-right flank and the Senate. ...

February 27, 2015

Earth Is Not a God

Jerry Weinberger, City Journal...

February 27, 2015

The Powers Behind the FCC's Muscling of the Internet

John Fund, NRO...

February 27, 2015


The Greatest (Party) Generation

Dave Barry, Wall Street JournalLooking back, I think my parents had more fun than I did.That’s...

February 27, 2015

Jonathan Gruber Had to Go

February 27, 2015

What's Lost With Only 2 Children Per Family

Andrew Yuengert, FederalistA mainland Chinese student visited my office last week, asking for a letter...

February 27, 2015