Television Loves Female Presidents, as Long as They're Republican

Croatia has done it. Latvia, the Philippines, South Korea, Switzerland, and Liberia have done it, too....

March 4, 2015

McDonald's to Curb Purchases of Chicken Raised with Antibiotics

McDonald’s said its U.S. restaurants will stop selling chicken raised with antibiotics that are important...

March 4, 2015

Mobile County, Ala., probate court halts all same-sex marriages while it reviews court decision - @AP

Mobile County, Ala., probate court halts all same-sex marriages while it reviews court decision - @AP

March 4, 2015


Trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect begins with opening statements from prosecution - @AP

Trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect begins with opening statements from prosecution - @AP

March 4, 2015

Argentina seeks to revive deal with Iran to solve 1994 attack on Buenos Aires Jewish center - @Reuters

Argentina seeks to revive deal with Iran to solve 1994 attack on Buenos Aires Jewish center - @Reuters

March 4, 2015

US stocks open lower as Nasdaq shrinks further from 5000 - @USATODAY

US stocks open lower as Nasdaq shrinks further from 5000 - @USATODAY

March 4, 2015


MBTA bus operator arrested after assaulting a man who threw a snowball at him - @BostonNewsMan

MBTA bus operator arrested after assaulting a man who threw a snowball at him - @BostonNewsMan

March 4, 2015

McDonald's to ask US chicken suppliers to phase out antibiotics important to human health - @Reuters

McDonald's to ask US chicken suppliers to phase out antibiotics important to human health - @Reuters

March 4, 2015

Judge denies 4th change of venue motion in Boston Marathon bombing trial - @fox25news

Judge denies 4th change of venue motion in Boston Marathon bombing trial - @fox25news

March 4, 2015


City Room: New York Today: Real-Life Civics Class

Wednesday: Charter-school students head to Albany, rain turns to snow, and a ticket blizzard for those...

March 4, 2015

IMF chief Christine Lagarde says Ukraine's collapse would not be in Russia's interest - @Reuters

IMF chief Christine Lagarde says Ukraine's collapse would not be in Russia's interest - @Reuters

March 4, 2015

Lesotho's main opposition party says forming a coalition government after polls fail to decide outright winner - @Reuters

Lesotho's main opposition party says forming a coalition government after polls fail to decide outright...

March 4, 2015


 

Sen. Barbara Mikulski retiring: Will Martin O'Malley run? (+video)

Barbara Mikulski, the longest-serving female senator in US history, has been a legislative force in her home...

March 4, 2015

When a Candidate Leaves the Pack Behind

Almost a year before the first votes of the 2016 presidential campaign, Jeb Bush and his aides...

March 4, 2015

L.A. school board races head to runoffs as charter backers' clout shows

A push by backers of charter schools to have a bigger voice on the Los Angeles Board of Education appears...

March 4, 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 4, 2015

Polls close and count begins in L.A. City Council, school board races

The polls are now closed in Los Angeles’ municipal primary election, and campaigns across the city...

March 4, 2015

Wyoming Schools Could Soon Teach That Global Warming Is Real

Wyoming Republican Gov. Matt Mead signed a bill on Monday that paves the way for climate change to be taught...

March 3, 2015


When Mentally Ill Students Feel Alone

On January 25, 2015, Luchang Wang swiped into her residential college at Yale for the last time. It was a Sunday—a...

March 2, 2015

Can a Genetic Test Be Anonymous?

The F.D.A. has allowed 23andMe to market genetic tests for mutations directly to the public. The agency...

March 2, 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


 

Dad tracks daughter's cyberbullies, gets justice

Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling tracked down the people that cyberbullied his daughter on social...

March 4, 2015

In Praise of Fox News's Greg Gutfeld

Kalefa Sanneh, The New YorkerLast month, Jon Stewart declared that he would be leaving “The...

March 4, 2015

Dads, Daughters, and Idiots on the Internet

Curt Schilling, 38 PitchesI thank God every day that Facebook and Twitter, instagram, vine, Youtube,...

March 4, 2015


Bibi, Not Obama, Believes in U.S. Exceptionalism

Charles Hurt, WTAppearing before Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu laid bare terrifying...

March 4, 2015

Bibi Declares War - at Congress' Request

Dana Milbank, Washington PostNancy Pelosi looked as if she might charge the well of the House and confront...

March 4, 2015

Rahm's Troubles Should Worry Hillary

Robert Tracinski, The FederalistLast week, the mayoral election in Chicago produced a shocking result...

March 4, 2015