HIllary Finally Weighs in on Ferguson

Emma Roller, Naional JournalNearly three weeks after the death of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old...

August 29, 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...

August 28, 2014

Why Democrats Can Asian-Bash With Impunity

Michelle Malkin, NY Post...

August 28, 2014


Obama's Low-Grade Demagoguery

Michael Barone, Washington Examiner...

August 28, 2014

Why Police Don't Need Warrants to Snoop With Drones

Imagine that you lived in a house with a relatively private backyard: fences on all three sides, trees...

August 28, 2014

Self-Driving Cars Stuck in Park

August 28, 2014


Is Rick Perry really the Miley Cyrus of the GOP? - Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesIs Rick Perry really the Miley Cyrus of the GOP?Chicago Sun-TimesAfter a trip to New Hampshire,...

August 28, 2014

NH paper: Rick Perry came in like a wrecking ball - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)NH paper: Rick Perry came in like a wrecking ballThe Hill (blog)A New Hampshire newspaper...

August 28, 2014

Rick Perry isn't clear on his own indictment: 'I'm not a lawyer' - MSNBC

Rick Perry isn't clear on his own indictment: 'I'm not a lawyer'MSNBCTexas Gov. Rick...

August 28, 2014


Missing University of Montana Student Died in Accident, Authorities Say - ABC News

ABC NewsMissing University of Montana Student Died in Accident, Authorities SayABC NewsA missing University...

August 29, 2014

Suds, Faith Found at California Laundromat - ABC News

Suds, Faith Found at California LaundromatABC NewsOver the long months that Victoria Mitchell lived in her car with...

August 29, 2014

Suds, faith found at California laundromat - seattlepi.com

Suds, faith found at California laundromatseattlepi.comHUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Over the long...

August 29, 2014


Colorado judge denies special probe in James Holmes' notebook leak - Reuters

ReutersColorado judge denies special probe in James Holmes' notebook leakReutersDENVER (Reuters)...

August 29, 2014

Jeffersonians rally for independence at the California Capitol - Sacramento Bee

Chron.comJeffersonians rally for independence at the California CapitolSacramento BeeAfter a rally at the Capitol...

August 29, 2014

Schools Applaud Ruling That TX Education Funding System Is Unconstitutional - KERA News

The Texas ObserverSchools Applaud Ruling That TX Education Funding System Is UnconstitutionalKERA NewsState...

August 29, 2014


Plane stowaway arrested in Phoenix says she's ill - WREX-TV (registration)

Plane stowaway arrested in Phoenix says she's illWREX-TV (registration)A federal lawsuit filed Thursday...

August 29, 2014

California Legislature passes 'yes means yes' bill - Alpena News

Headlines & Global NewsCalifornia Legislature passes 'yes means yes' billAlpena NewsSACRAMENTO,...

August 29, 2014

Warren Buffett's son buys Rosa Parks archive - USA TODAY

TIMEWarren Buffett's son buys Rosa Parks archiveUSA TODAYDETROIT — Hundreds of items that belonged...

August 29, 2014


Late Summer Reading, Cheering and Otherwise, but Worth Checking Out

My colleague Alexis Madrigal has a wonderful daily newsletter called 5 Intriguing Things. If you haven’t...

August 28, 2014

How Does a 9-Year-Old Come to Shoot a Fully Automatic Weapon?

A 9-year-old in Arizona accidentally killed her gun instructor on Monday when the Uzi he was teaching...

August 28, 2014

California's Underground Water War

Grape vines march across wires strung along rolling hills, their little trunks improbably supporting...

August 28, 2014


Massena Station Announces Tribal Liaison

MASSENA, N.Y. Swanton Sector officials announced Border Patrol Agent Carrie Caldwell as the new Tribal...

August 29, 2014

Immigration Crisis Reaches Court System In Denver

DENVER (CBS4)- More than 60,000 children have crossed into the U.S. border by themselves and now the immigration...

August 29, 2014

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U.S. officials began saying privately for the first time yesterday that they consider the escalation...

August 29, 2014


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Border Patrol agent killing">More charges for capital murder suspect in Border Patrol agent killing

BROWNSVILLE A Mexican national who faces a capital murder charge in the shooting of an off-duty U.S....

August 29, 2014

Central Americans still making journey despite deportations

Along the way to the U.S.-Mexico border, the 34-year-old and her teenage daughter met other Central Americans...

August 29, 2014

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border ">On the front lines of care for undocumented children who cross the border

The U.S. Border Patrol has apprehended nearly 63,000 unaccompanied minors at the southwest border in 2014....

August 29, 2014


Malaysia Airlines to Cut 30% of Work Force

Even the elimination of 6,000 jobs, and nearly $2 billion in government aid, will not guarantee a successful...

August 29, 2014

Putin Commends Separatist Militias in Ukraine

Addressing the rebels directly, the Russian president also asked that a humanitarian corridor be opened...

August 29, 2014

Malaysia Airlines to Cut 6,000 Staff in Overhaul

Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion overhaul announced Friday to revive...

August 29, 2014


Syrian Refugees Surpass 3 Million, U.N. Says

The relief agency called the crisis “the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era,” as more than...

August 29, 2014

DealBook: Businesses Are Winning Cat-and-Mouse Tax Game

Corporations are finding ways to legally avoid paying federal taxes, causing business income tax revenue...

August 29, 2014

CiCi Bellis Loses to Zarina Diyas in U.S. Open

Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan defeated Bellis in three sets in the second round. CiCi Bellis, 15, the youngest...

August 29, 2014


U.S. Identifies Citizens Joining Rebels in Syria

Nearly a dozen Americans are known to have traveled to Syria to fight for ISIS, the militant group that...

August 29, 2014

With His Parents’ Home at Risk, Atlantic City Piano Man Prepares for a Fight

For 30 years, Charlie Birnbaum’s parents called the house at 311 Oriental Avenue home — and he refuses...

August 29, 2014

On the Runway Blog: Obama Wore a Tan Suit (and Spoke About World Crises)

The tan suit that President Obama wore to a news conference drew plenty of attention, the way a female...

August 29, 2014


DealBook: Barclays Agrees to Lend Detroit $275 Million to Exit Bankruptcy

Part of the proceeds will be used to retire a $120 million loan, in addition to about $100 million that...

August 28, 2014

Shell Submits a Plan for New Exploration of Alaskan Arctic Oil

The company, which had experienced setbacks in its efforts in recent years, said it had not yet made...

August 28, 2014

Tony Stewart Will Return to Nascar Sprint Cup Series on Sunday

His return at Atlanta Motor Speedway will end a three-race hiatus taken after he struck and killed a fellow...

August 28, 2014


Roger Goodell Admits He Was Wrong and Alters N.F.L. Policy on Domestic Violence

The N.F.L. commissioner said that league employees would be suspended without pay for six games for a first...

August 28, 2014

Obama Urges Calm in Face Of Two Crises

President Obama confronted two volatile crises with restraint Thursday, saying he was not close to authorizing...

August 28, 2014

New Law Boosts Oversight of Use of Solitary Confinement at Rikers

The law will require the Correction Department to publish quarterly reports on the inmates in solitary...

August 28, 2014


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Ebola outbreak were left increasingly isolated as airlines stop flights"> Ebola outbreak were left increasingly isolated as airlines stop flights

The three nations at the centre of the west African Ebola outbreak were left increasingly isolated as more...

August 29, 2014

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More deaths this year than all outbreaks combined since 1976 -> @voxdotcom Why this Ebola outbreak...

August 29, 2014

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Ebola outbreak is worsening">SF doctor in Sierra Leone says Ebola outbreak is worsening

The deadliest recorded Ebola outbreak in history is getting worse, and for the first time, confirmed...

August 29, 2014


Netanyahu claims Gaza Strip victory - BDlive

International Business TimesNetanyahu claims Gaza Strip victoryBDliveJERUSALEM — Israeli Prime Minister...

August 29, 2014

Lone lifeguard watches over beach in Gaza Strip - The Asian Age

Yahoo News UKLone lifeguard watches over beach in Gaza StripThe Asian AgeIt's a world away from the glitz...

August 29, 2014

On the Ground in Israel and Gaza - New York Times

On the Ground in Israel and GazaNew York TimesDeir al-Balah, Gaza Strip, Aug. 10. The funeral of Ahmed...

August 28, 2014


Israelis Doubt Netanyahu's Claim Of Victory Over Hamas In The Gaza Strip - International Business Times

International Business TimesIsraelis Doubt Netanyahu's Claim Of Victory Over Hamas In The Gaza StripInternational...

August 28, 2014

First UN humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Gaza Strip - Press TV

Press TVFirst UN humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Gaza StripPress TV“It is extremely important that...

August 28, 2014

Analysis: Grim stalemate at war's end in Gaza Strip - The Denver Post

Daily MailAnalysis: Grim stalemate at war's end in Gaza StripThe Denver PostPrime Minister Benjamin...

August 28, 2014


Autopsy doesn't say why Oklahoma inmate writhed

The autopsy did conclude that all three lethal drugs made it into the inmate's system.        

August 29, 2014

Putin urges release of trapped Ukrainian troops

The Russian leader's call comes amid reports of Russian troops fighting in Ukraine.        

August 29, 2014

After Ferguson: Senate to review police militarization

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., to chair hearing on military equipment used by local police.        

August 28, 2014


Death Valley's moving rock mystery finally cracked

"Slithering stones" leave long trails behind them as they move across valley floor.        

August 28, 2014

Rep. Lewis shares March on Washington photo on #TBT

Congressman is only 1963 March on Washington speaker who is "still around."        

August 28, 2014

Warren Buffett's son buys Rosa Parks archive

The items have been sitting unseen for years in two warehouses.        

August 28, 2014


Friday's forecast: More storms for central U.S.

Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.        

August 28, 2014

Shark-fishing debate hooks Florida town leaders

They don't want shark fishers dumping bait near swimmers, but can't do much about it.        

August 28, 2014

Range where instructor killed by girl drew concerns

Area man filed lawsuit to close business that allowed tourists to shoot machine guns.        

August 28, 2014


Donor's spare skull given to Goodwill

Police want to talk to Austin-area resident who gave the item.        

August 28, 2014

Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control

The town is on a road connecting Crimea and Russia.        

August 28, 2014

5 things you need to know Thursday

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.        

August 28, 2014


Fla. school board opts out of Common Core testing

The Lee County district voted 3-2 to do away with the statewide, standardized testing.        

August 28, 2014

Tripping seniors on purpose to stop future falls

Computerized treadmills are meant train people how to avoid falling.        

August 28, 2014

Undersea search for Malaysian plane refined

Officials said without the black boxes they can't determine what happened to MH370.        

August 28, 2014


CAUGHT ON CAMERA Driver admits to fraud over $1M Bugatti crash

Tony Stewart returning to competition after Kevin Ward crashUS probes Ford Explorer police SUV brake...

August 29, 2014

EBOLA THREAT US colleges to screen some students for disease

UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000OPINION: What the media are missing in Ebola crisisVIDEO:...

August 29, 2014

WELFARE NATION: Over one-third of Americans now receive gov't benefits

FIFTY YEARS after the 'war on poverty' was first waged, there are signs a new offensive is needed as newly...

August 29, 2014


WORST-CASE SCENARIO? Ebola cases could spread, reach 20,000, UN warns

OPINION: What the media are missing in Ebola crisisVIDEO: What happened to Ebola outbreak coverage?

August 29, 2014

Stewart returning to competition after fatal crash

August 29, 2014

WELFARE NATION Census: One-third of Americans getting benefits

VIDEO: Stunning number of Americans receiving government assistance Food stamp fraud rampant, GAO report...

August 28, 2014


HITTING THE BRAKES? Obama says 'full-scale' attack on ISIS not imminent

PRESIDENT OBAMA stresses that military advisers are still reviewing options for confronting ISIS militants...

August 28, 2014

UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000

August 28, 2014

20 years in jail for crash?

August 28, 2014


Federal consumer watchdog agency hit with complaints of retaliation, discrimination

August 28, 2014

Unusual 'walking' fish

August 28, 2014

MEOWZA! Hello Kitty not a cat, says company that created her

Thor is now a womanBen Affleck to critics: I can be 'Batman'PHOTOS: Famous faces behind some of your...

August 28, 2014


MEOWZA! Hello Kitty is not a cat, says co. that created her

August 28, 2014

Feds investigating reported hack of JPMorgan Chase, other US banks - VIDEO: FBI investigating reported JPMorgan hacking

August 28, 2014

Mysterious American flag on top of tree can stay

August 28, 2014