EU and Ukraine Sign 'Historic' Association Agreement

The European Union and Ukraine have simultaneously ratified an association agreement designed to bring...

September 16, 2014

TOUGH NUT TO CRACK Carter grandson stifles legacy in Ga. gov run

VIDEO: Carter grandson in close race to become Georgia gov Businesses report cutting jobs due to ObamaCareWatchdog:...

September 16, 2014

Huffington Post Turns to Crowdfunding for Continuous Ferguson Coverage

The Huffington Post successfully recruited readers to pay the salary of one of their reporters for a year. ...

September 16, 2014


‘Frozen’ getting its own Disney World attraction

The attraction based on the mega hit movie will debut at the Norway Pavilion in Epcot.

September 16, 2014

All Leave Cancelled as Police Brace for Violence in Scotland

With less than 35 hours to go until polls open, Scotland is on a knife Edge as politicians are angrily...

September 16, 2014

Obama Declares War on Ebola, Vows to 'Contain and Combat' Threat

The White House released a memo on President Obama’s plans for combating the latest Ebola outbreak...

September 16, 2014


Why President Obama Should Ask Permission to Wage War

One informed observer of the national-security state, Marc Ambinder, is doing his best to puzzle out President...

September 16, 2014

This GOP Benghazi Hearing Is Actually Worth Having

Benghazi! It's back. On Wednesday, the select committee on Benghazi set up by House Speaker John...

September 16, 2014

GOP Moderates' Secret Confession: We Were Afraid to Vote Against Extreme Abortion Bill

In the hours before Missouri Republicans overrode Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto and passed one of the harshest...

September 16, 2014


Georgia Man Gets 20 Years for Gun Battle at School

Ga. man persuaded by school bookkeeper to surrender in 2013 gun battle sentenced to 20 years

September 16, 2014

Number of Prisoners in U.S. Grew Slightly in 2013, Report Finds

A Justice Department report showed a jump in inmates at state prisons last year, while the number of federal...

September 16, 2014

'Evangelicals for Marriage Equality' Say Supporters Are Not Compromising Christian Beliefs, Focus Is on Gov't Recognition of Same-Sex Marriages

The advocacy group "Evangelicals for Marriage Equality" responded to recent criticism from Christians...

September 16, 2014


Obama's Last Chance on Climate

Rebecca Leber, The New Republic...

September 16, 2014

California's 3-foot buffer zone for cyclists takes effect today

Statewide regulations that take effect today require drivers to stay at least three feet away from cyclists...

September 16, 2014

Dealing With a Disgraceful Tax Code

September 16, 2014


Child Mortality Falling, U.N. Says, but Not Fast Enough

The global mortality rate for children younger than 5 has dropped by nearly half since 1990, but remains...

September 16, 2014

Watch: UVA Student Missing After 'Drinking Quite a Bit'

Virginia police say no foul play is suspected in the disappearance of Hannah Elizabeth Graham.

September 16, 2014

Where Does Rand Stand?

John McCormack, Weekly StandardRand Paul's views on war against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria continue...

September 16, 2014


Downed Wires Suspend DC-Philly Amtrak Service

Downed wires suspend Amtrak service between DC and Philadelphia, affect MARC trains

September 16, 2014

City Room: New York Today: Joyless in Mudville

Tuesday: the Yankees’ fading hopes, rain then sun, and a Beastie Boy builds a fancy house.

September 16, 2014

US Tobacco Growers Brace for Tougher Competition

End of tobacco quota buyout checks leave surviving growers exposed to free market economics

September 16, 2014


It’s the Economy: Will Portland Always Be a Retirement Community for the Young?

As American cities compete for college-educated workers, Portland has a unique problem: It has way too many.

September 16, 2014

Crews Gain Ground on Northern California Wildfire

Crews gain ground on wildfire that raced through Northern California town, burning homes

September 16, 2014

London Repeats Offer of New Powers if Scotland Votes No

With two days left before Scots votes in a referendum on independence, the leaders of the three main...

September 16, 2014


Wealthy L.A. Schools' Vaccination Rates Are as Low as South Sudan's

When actors play doctors on TV, that does not make them actual doctors. And that does not mean they should...

September 16, 2014

Rise of ISIS: Why the Stakes Couldn't Be Higher

In his new book, Jay Sekulow, chief counsel for the American Center for Law and Justice, warns that if left...

September 16, 2014

Gov't Report: Obamacare Funds Abortions

A new government report confirms what pro-life advocates have long feared: President Obama's health care...

September 16, 2014


Caliphate: Islamic World's 'Dream Come True'

When ISIS leader Abu al-Bagdadi established a new caliphate this summer called the "Islamic State," it sent...

September 16, 2014

Fmr Envoy: Clinton Allies Scrubbed Benghazi Docs

A former State Department diplomat says allies of Hillary Clinton were part of a cover-up of the 2012...

September 16, 2014

The Case for Having Class Discussions on Twitter

Highlighting vocabulary words; underlining passages; drawing stars and smiley faces in the margins—these...

September 15, 2014


Rosetta's Amazing 10-Year Space Journey

More than a decade ago, the European Space Agency launched an orbiter named Rosetta, bound on a circuitous...

September 15, 2014

Fmr. Intel Officers on ISIS: Airstrikes Not Enough

Following the Islamic State's beheading of a third victim, former intelligence officials are suggesting...

September 15, 2014

Gov. Report: Obamacare Funds Abortions

A new government report confirms what pro-life advocates have long feared: President Obama's health care...

September 15, 2014


Huckabee, Cruz Join National Anthem Celebration

Two possible GOP presidential candidates joined thousands of Americans to celebrate "Star-Spangled Sunday,"...

September 15, 2014

Heat Waves, Cold Front: Bizarre Weather Sweeps US

The United States is experiencing extreme weather from coast to coast, from heat waves and wildfires...

September 15, 2014

Syria's 'Khorasan' Bigger Threat to US than ISIS?

U.S. officials say a group of Islamic extremists in Syria poses a more direct threat to America than...

September 15, 2014


Enterovirus D68 now in 11 states

Alabama has joined the growing list of states with confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68.

September 16, 2014

Robo-hawks hunt real birds

These robotic birds trick lingering critters into thinking they're about to get snacked on.

September 16, 2014

NFL protesters alter CoverGirl ad

Despite abuse scandals involving four NFL star players, several major sponsors have voiced support for the league. ...

September 16, 2014


Taliban bomber kills 3 NATO troops in Kabul

The blast happened on a busy road that runs from the U.S. Embassy to the airport.        

September 16, 2014

CDC: Prescription painkiller deaths slowing down

The health agency says annual increase has dropped from 18% to 3%.        

September 16, 2014

Is it OK to hunt while pregnant?

The course of events that led me from a promise never to be one of those women who wrote about her pregnancy...

September 16, 2014


3,000 U.S. troops may join Ebola fight

U.S. military personnel would build facilities with up to 1,700 beds to help treat Ebola patients in West...

September 16, 2014

The Last Refrigerator

Dave Bevard, former union president of the Machinists in Galesburg, Illinois, with the last refrigerator...

September 16, 2014

Security hole may expose kids' data

Hackers have discovered one of the biggest potential security holes of the modern era. CNN's Jake Tapper...

September 16, 2014


California wildfires continue to rage

Firefighters are battling 11 fires in the state.        

September 16, 2014

Kurdish forces battling ISIS

CNN's Anna Coren is on the front lines with Kurdish Peshmerga forces as they fight ISIS in Northern Iraq. ...

September 16, 2014

Naked cycling? That's just Colombia team's uniforms

Women revealed the new kits at weekend's Tour of Tuscany in Italy.        

September 16, 2014


Enterovirus D68 now in 11 states

Alabama has joined the growing list of states with confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68.

September 16, 2014

Robo-hawks hunt real birds

These robotic birds trick lingering critters into thinking they're about to get snacked on.

September 16, 2014

NFL protesters alter CoverGirl ad

Despite abuse scandals involving four NFL star players, several major sponsors have voiced support for the league. ...

September 16, 2014


Taliban bomber kills 3 NATO troops in Kabul

The blast happened on a busy road that runs from the U.S. Embassy to the airport.        

September 16, 2014

CDC: Prescription painkiller deaths slowing down

The health agency says annual increase has dropped from 18% to 3%.        

September 16, 2014

Is it OK to hunt while pregnant?

The course of events that led me from a promise never to be one of those women who wrote about her pregnancy...

September 16, 2014


3,000 U.S. troops may join Ebola fight

U.S. military personnel would build facilities with up to 1,700 beds to help treat Ebola patients in West...

September 16, 2014

The Last Refrigerator

Dave Bevard, former union president of the Machinists in Galesburg, Illinois, with the last refrigerator...

September 16, 2014

Security hole may expose kids' data

Hackers have discovered one of the biggest potential security holes of the modern era. CNN's Jake Tapper...

September 16, 2014


California wildfires continue to rage

Firefighters are battling 11 fires in the state.        

September 16, 2014

Kurdish forces battling ISIS

CNN's Anna Coren is on the front lines with Kurdish Peshmerga forces as they fight ISIS in Northern Iraq. ...

September 16, 2014

Naked cycling? That's just Colombia team's uniforms

Women revealed the new kits at weekend's Tour of Tuscany in Italy.        

September 16, 2014


Wildfires threaten thousands

Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,000 acres and forcing thousands...

September 16, 2014

Obama's day: The Islamic State and Ebola

President Obama meets with a special envoy and announces new plans to fight Ebola.        

September 16, 2014

Update on Michael Brown case

A grand jury in Missouri now has more time decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should...

September 16, 2014