Republican Lawmaker Breaks Silence After Facebook Post Calling for Creation of Christian Council, NAAWP Is Deemed 'Racist'

A Republican lawmaker was forced to clarify a controversial post she wrote on social networking site...

March 2, 2015

Dearth of Jobs a Barrier to Post-Bankruptcy Detroit's Growth

Long commutes to low-paying work: Dearth of jobs a barrier to post-bankruptcy Detroit's growth

March 2, 2015

US Official: US-Israel Ties Should Never Be 'Politicized'

UN Ambassador Power: US-Israel relationship should never be 'politicized'

March 2, 2015


Watch Store Clerk Fight Off Robber in Kentucky

A clerk at a Lexington, Kentucky, tobacco store fended off an attempted robbery - a tense altercation...

March 2, 2015

U.N. Report Faults Russia for Escalating Conflict in Ukraine

An influx of troops and heavy weapons were cited as undermining prospects for peace and causing a significant...

March 2, 2015

UN nuclear watchdog IAEA says Iran still withholding key information - @Reuters

UN nuclear watchdog IAEA says Iran still withholding key information - @Reuters

March 2, 2015


Nemtsov's girlfriend, Anna Duritska, says police interrogated her without lawyer present all night after murder - @tvrain via @ChristopherJM

Nemtsov's girlfriend, Anna Duritska, says police interrogated her without lawyer present all night after...

March 2, 2015

Police say a bomb squad found no bombs at Clearwater Mall in Johannesburg, South Africa - @JacaNews

Police say a bomb squad found no bombs at Clearwater Mall in Johannesburg, South Africa - @JacaNews

March 2, 2015

China 'not nervous' about Kim Jong-un's possible visit to Russia in May 2015 - @YonhapNews

China 'not nervous' about Kim Jong-un's possible visit to Russia in May 2015 - @YonhapNews

March 2, 2015


Washington Post's Jason Rezaian allowed to hire lawyer after more than 7 months in an Iranian jail - @nytimes

Washington Post's Jason Rezaian allowed to hire lawyer after more than 7 months in an Iranian jail - @nytimes

March 2, 2015

Saudi diplomat kidnapped by Al Qaeda in Yemen for 3 years has been freed and arrived in Riyadh - @aawsat_News, @ahmed

Saudi diplomat kidnapped by Al Qaeda in Yemen for 3 years has been freed and arrived in Riyadh - @aawsat_News,...

March 2, 2015

Lavrov calls on Ukraine's government to lift 'de facto blockade' of Donbass region - @Reuters

Lavrov calls on Ukraine's government to lift 'de facto blockade' of Donbass region - @Reuters

March 2, 2015


 

A Winter in Siberia (25 photos)

Based in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Reuters photographer Ilya Naymushin captures scenes...

March 2, 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...

March 2, 2015

In election with a bid to boost turnout, participation may be lacking

In an election Tuesday where voters will weigh in on an idea to boost L.A.’s low voter turnout, it remains...

March 2, 2015


Can Scott Walker ride union-busting to the White House? (+video)

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made a big impression at the Conservative Political Action Conference, and he’s...

March 2, 2015

State GOP formally welcomes gays to the party

In a historic break with its past, the California Republican Party voted overwhelmingly Sunday to formally...

March 2, 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...

March 1, 2015


Reunions and Ransoms in Burma: Digital Connections Among the Rohingya (20 photos)

The Rohingya have suffered years of persecution in Burma. Rohingya Muslims are denied full citizenship,...

March 1, 2015

Jerry Brown's popularity as governor doesn't extend to a presidential race

Katherine Martinez is a Democrat from San Andreas, fiercely supportive of her state's — and party's...

March 1, 2015

Photos of the Week: 2/21-2/27 (35 photos)

This week we have a fireball above Calgary, wintry weather from Saudi Arabia to New York City, Iranian...

February 27, 2015


 

Walker's a Top-Tier Candidate. Now What?

Russ Smith, Splice TodaySo far this year, in the conservative press, The Wall Street Journal’s...

March 2, 2015

Danger Ahead for Obama on Iran

Jeffrey Goldberg, The Atlantic...

March 2, 2015

Speech Spat Won't Change US-Israel Relations

Jeff Jacoby, Boston Globe...

March 2, 2015


The End of John Roberts' Dream?

Robert Barnes, Washington PostThe first time the Affordable Care Act came before the Supreme Court, its constitutional...

March 2, 2015

Could SCOTUS Cause Obamacare Death Spiral?

Margot Sanger-Katz, NYTEven if you don’t receive Obamacare subsidies, you could still be harmed...

March 2, 2015

Conservatism as Counterculture

Shelby Steele, National Review...

March 2, 2015