MESSAGE FOR AMERICA 'Republicans are people too,' Romney ad guru says

Party like it’s 1946? Republicans aim for historic House majorityVIDEO: House Republicans seek...

October 1, 2014

Have Gulit Free Consensual Sex with Free 'Good2Go' App

A brand new iPhone and Android mobile app called "Good2Go" will help put an end to date rape and sexual...

October 1, 2014

HuffPo Authors: Climate Change to Blame for Rise of ISIS

A read-it-to-believe-it column in the Huffington Post is demanding that each American do more to stop...

October 1, 2014


Obama Condemns Israel--After Meeting with Netanyahu

White House spokesman Josh Earnest read out a condemnation of Israel's latest plans for construction...

October 1, 2014

Coolest ghost towns in West

October 1, 2014

Secret Service director resigns

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned, in the wake of several presidential security failures.

October 1, 2014


Secret Service Director Resigns Amid Bipartisan Furor

The director of the Secret Service, Julia Pierson, resigned on Wednesday, bowing to bipartisan pressure...

October 1, 2014

Why Do People Love Times Square?

This article was originally published at http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/380974/why-do-people-love-times-square/

October 1, 2014

Book For The Horde: The New Jim Crow, Chapters 4 and 5

Hi all. This is our third week of reading Michelle Alexander's The New Jim Crow. As usual, the conversation...

October 1, 2014


Texan Bids for Nuremberg Stenographer's Mementos

Texas woman submits highest bid for Nuremberg stenographer's mementos auctioned in Alaska

October 1, 2014

Boston Herald Obama Cartoon Causes Backlash: Watermelon Joke Was Unintentional, Says Cartoonist

The Boston Herald’s Obama cartoon provoked outrage among some who said in was racist, according to reports....

October 1, 2014

Mom Accused of Helping Son in Drive-by Shooting

Utah mother accused of driving as teen son opened fire on rival gang members

October 1, 2014


Corporate Training Gets an Online Refresh

Providers of massive, open, online courses are starting to offer their services to companies looking...

October 1, 2014

Obama Does Not Share Netanyahu’s Optimism on Mideast Peace Process

In a meeting at the White House, President Obama appeared to focus on regional crises and told Prime...

October 1, 2014

Secret Service Director Resigns in Scandal Over Security Lapses

After a security breach at the White House, Julia Pierson was rocked by allegations that her agents and officers...

October 1, 2014


Manager Orr on Stand in Detroit Bankruptcy Trial

Emergency manager Kevyn Orr takes stand, to testify as witness in Detroit's bankruptcy trial

October 1, 2014

Oklahoma Changes Execution Procedure; Improved Injection to Include Five-Times Normal Dosage

The State of Oklahoma has announced reforms to its procedure for executing prisoners.

October 1, 2014

Post-Shutdown, a Year of Obstruction

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, HPOne year ago today, Republicans made their strongest possible case outlining...

October 1, 2014


Brooklyn Teacher Accused of Abuse Beat a Boy in 2005, Records Show

A restraining order was granted against Sean Shaynak, the indicted instructor at Brooklyn Technical High...

October 1, 2014

Remaking Columbus's Most Downtrodden Neighborhood

This is how provincial I am: I didn’t know until a few weeks ago that Columbus, Ohio—the state’s...

October 1, 2014

General Motors Gives Aggressive Outlook

GM CEO Mary Barra laid out an aggressive plan for the auto maker that would see it outpace rival Ford's...

October 1, 2014


Vandals Hit Church-Charity Pumpkin Patch, Smashing Gourds on Church Wall Over 3 Days

Vandals who've repeatedly smashed pumpkins against the exterior wall of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church...

October 1, 2014

Ex-Officer Pleads Guilty in Drugstore Killings

Ex-Tennessee police officer pleads guilty in drugstore killings; was robbing pain pills

October 1, 2014

Ebola Overwhelming West Africa Communities

Ebola is sweeping into areas of West Africa that had been largely spared the onslaught and are not in the least...

October 1, 2014


Santa Barbara aftermath: how California is breaking new ground on gun control

With a law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown yesterday, the state becomes the first in the country to allow...

October 1, 2014

Hilary Potashner appointed federal public defender for L.A. region

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has appointed a career public defender to the post of federal public...

October 1, 2014

Gift limits vetoed by Gov. Brown would have affected him little

In vetoing a bill restricting gifts to elected officials, Gov. Jerry Brown was acting on a measure that...

October 1, 2014


Chris Christie not stumping for Neel Kashkari during L.A. visit

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie arrives in Los Angeles on Wednesday for the start of a three-day, multistate...

October 1, 2014

2014 National Geographic Photo Contest

National Geographic Magazine has opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming...

October 1, 2014

Bell Gardens mayor shot to death

Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo died Tuesday after his wife, Levette, shot him several times during...

October 1, 2014


Obama's call to action at UN: Join us in fight against 'evil' Islamic State (+video)

Saying that 'the future of our civilization depends on us coming together' to fight Islamist extremists,...

October 1, 2014

Is Google Making Students Stupid?

One of the oldest metaphors for human interaction with technology is the relationship of master and slave....

September 30, 2014

In Atlanta, Educators Stand Trial for Cheating on High-Stakes Tests

In Atlanta this week, opening arguments are underway in a racketeering trial where prosecutors will argue...

September 30, 2014


The Eruption of Japan's Mount Ontake

On Saturday, Japan's Mount Ontake volcano erupted without warning, surprising several hundred nearby...

September 30, 2014

Income inequality: States struggle to balance budgets as rich-poor gap widens

That finding adds a new layer to already-hot public debate about rich-poor gaps in America, and the degree...

September 30, 2014

AFL-CIO leader: Hillary needs a primary, Obama needs bold action

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka has not endorsed Hillary Clinton for president: A 'coronation' is 'dangerous...

September 30, 2014


Why Kansas City is making noise

Mike Downey says long-suffering fans, waiting for good playoff news since 1985, finally get something...

October 1, 2014

Officer tases 62-year-old woman

A Florida police department is investigating one of its officers after he shot a 62-year-old woman in the back...

October 1, 2014

Loud music killing verdict: Guilty

The jury has reached a verdict in Michael Dunn's "loud-music" murder trial after about five hours of deliberation. ...

October 1, 2014


Alleged intruder pleads not guilty

The man accused of scaling a White House fence was ordered to undergo mental health testing at a D.C....

October 1, 2014

How Ebola mimics the flu

CNN asked people to tweet questions about Ebola using the hashtag #EbolaQandA. Dr. Sanjay Gupta has your...

October 1, 2014

Obama cartoon

The Boston Herald and its cartoonist apologized Wednesday for a cartoon that quickly drew criticism on social...

October 1, 2014


Authorities check unsolved cases for ties

As the fall disappearance of a college student haunts Virginia yet again, police across the state are scrambling...

October 1, 2014

Dog stuck in hot tar is rescued

A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually...

October 1, 2014

'Big Brother'

When "Evel Dick" Donato left "Big Brother 13" during filming, he cited only "personal reasons" for his decision....

October 1, 2014


4 dead patients had enterovirus

A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department...

October 1, 2014

35,000 walruses crowd one beach

Arctic ice is dwindling, the waters of the North Pacific Ocean are the warmest on record and tens of thousands...

October 1, 2014

Mom's ultimate sacrifice for baby

A woman diagnosed with bone cancer refused a lifesaving treatment in order to give birth to her newborn...

October 1, 2014


Why Kansas City is making noise

Mike Downey says long-suffering fans, waiting for good playoff news since 1985, finally get something...

October 1, 2014

Officer tases 62-year-old woman

A Florida police department is investigating one of its officers after he shot a 62-year-old woman in the back...

October 1, 2014

Loud music killing verdict: Guilty

The jury has reached a verdict in Michael Dunn's "loud-music" murder trial after about five hours of deliberation. ...

October 1, 2014


Alleged intruder pleads not guilty

The man accused of scaling a White House fence was ordered to undergo mental health testing at a D.C....

October 1, 2014

How Ebola mimics the flu

CNN asked people to tweet questions about Ebola using the hashtag #EbolaQandA. Dr. Sanjay Gupta has your...

October 1, 2014

Obama cartoon

The Boston Herald and its cartoonist apologized Wednesday for a cartoon that quickly drew criticism on social...

October 1, 2014


Authorities check unsolved cases for ties

As the fall disappearance of a college student haunts Virginia yet again, police across the state are scrambling...

October 1, 2014

Dog stuck in hot tar is rescued

A five-month-old dog that fell into hot tar spilled around a construction site in northern India was eventually...

October 1, 2014

'Big Brother'

When "Evel Dick" Donato left "Big Brother 13" during filming, he cited only "personal reasons" for his decision....

October 1, 2014


4 dead patients had enterovirus

A child with a staph infection and enterovirus D68 has died in Rhode Island, the state's health department...

October 1, 2014

35,000 walruses crowd one beach

Arctic ice is dwindling, the waters of the North Pacific Ocean are the warmest on record and tens of thousands...

October 1, 2014

Mom's ultimate sacrifice for baby

A woman diagnosed with bone cancer refused a lifesaving treatment in order to give birth to her newborn...

October 1, 2014


12 laundry mistakes you're making

Are you using too much detergent? Overloading the washer? Overdoing the bleach? Find out the answers...

October 1, 2014

Hip hop's origins trace back to ...

Did you know hip hop's origins trace back to a '73 party held in DJ Kool Herc's Bronx building? See Parts...

October 1, 2014

Christians flee Iraq ahead of ISIS

CNN's Ben Wedeman visits a refugee camp in Irbil where displaced Iraqis search for permanent homes. ...

October 1, 2014