Invite GOP Candidates to Gay Weddings

Ana Marie Cox, The Daily Beast...

By Ana / April 27, 2015

Ten Years of Airbus's A380, but Demand Is Soft

Airbus on Monday celebrates the 10-year anniversary of the A380 superjumbo’s first flight. But the European...

By WSJ.com: / April 27, 2015

The True Story Behind <i>True Story</i>

If evil—pure evil—exists, is it an elegant, seductive aura of darkness, or a shambling, seriocomic...

By Garrett / April 24, 2015


Asheville Just 'Happened' to Develop a Nice Downtown—Or Did It?

Here's how we got to today's post: through the past few weeks, I've done a variety of items on the attempts...

By James / April 24, 2015

Why It Was Wrong to Shut Down Boston After the Bombing

When two bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston marathon on April 15, 2013, police officers...

By Conor / April 24, 2015

What Can Michael Brown's Parents Achieve by Suing Ferguson?

First, a grand jury opted not to charge Darren Wilson in Michael Brown's death. Then the Justice Department,...

By David / April 23, 2015


Bennett Beach Runs in Boston, Gary Heyne's Influence Lasts in Shanghai

This is an update on two people whose achievements I've noted in this space over the years. 1) Back in 1969...

By James / April 23, 2015

Equal Time for Tampa, and More on Asheville Too

Hey, watch what you say about Tampa! In a post from China on Tuesday, I quoted a reader on the unpredictability...

By James / April 23, 2015

Can Starbucks Salvage the American Dream?

This article was originally published at http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/390978/starbucks-university/

By Paul / April 22, 2015


More on Nice Downtowns: Do They Just Happen? Or Are They Made?

Yesterday I quoted a reader in Seattle who recounted the long, purposeful process through which that...

By James / April 21, 2015

Reinstating Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson, the star NFL running back who missed nearly the entire 2014 season while facing child-abuse...

By Adam / April 16, 2015

 

Lawyers Seek Sea Change on Gay Rights at Supreme Court

Those arguing against states’ bans on same-sex marriage hope the justices will reach a bold verdict...

By ADAM / April 27, 2015

Villages Near Nepal Earthquake’s Epicenter Are Desperate as Death Toll Tops 3,800

Villagers in Gorkha district say houses collapsed, food is running out and so far no one has arrived...

By THOMAS / April 27, 2015

Kazakhstan’s President Is Re-elected by Almost Every Voter

Nursultan A. Nazarbayev, who has governed the country since the Soviet Union collapsed, secured his fifth...

By ANDREW / April 27, 2015


City Room: New York Today: The Artist Was Present

Monday: A Park Slope mystery solved, a gray day, and Ulysses S. Grant’s birthday.

By TATIANA / April 27, 2015

Political Calculus: How to Read the Ups and Downs of Polling in the G.O.P. Race

Long-shot hopefuls can be expected to surge in popularity after they announce their presidential bids,...

By NATE / April 27, 2015

Supreme Court set to hear same sex marriage arguments

By Fox / April 27, 2015


If Not Hillary, Who? O'Malley in spotlight as Clinton fights media barrage

Hillary Clinton’s political problems over foreign contributions to her family’s foundation and other...

By FOX / April 27, 2015

Yankees 6, Mets 4: Alex Rodriguez Closes In on Willie Mays as Yankees Beat Mets

Rodriguez hit his 659th home run, one short of Mays, and also doubled as the Yankees won their series...

By BILLY / April 27, 2015

In an Already Troubled Nepal, a Picture of Despair Emerges

Nepal was in political and economic disarray well before a powerful earthquake on Saturday shattered...

By GARDINER / April 27, 2015


 

Scarce Skills, not Scarce Jobs

At a large distribution center located north of Boston, a robot lifts a shelf holding merchandise and navigates...

By James / April 27, 2015

Who Will Care for America's Seniors?

My grandfather broke his hip at age 87. At the time, he lived with my grandmother in western Massachusetts...

By Alana / April 27, 2015

Tsarnaev's Life on Line as Defense Argues Against Execution

Convicted Boston Marathon bomber's life is on the line as defense argues against execution

By ABC / April 27, 2015


Digital Download: Will Apple Watch Mean Annoying New Tech Habits?

The highly anticipated Apple Watch hits stores Friday and unlike Apple's other devices, users never have...

By CBN.com / April 27, 2015

10 Things to Know for Monday

10 Things to Know for Monday

By ABC / April 27, 2015

Police: Death toll from Nepal's earthquake jumps to 3,218; more than 6,000 injured - @Reuters

Police: Death toll from Nepal's earthquake jumps to 3,218; more than 6,000 injured - @Reuters

By Jillian / April 27, 2015


Man Driving Motorhome Leads Alaska State Troopers on a Chase

Man driving motorhome leads Alaska State Troopers on a chase; he was wanted on fraud charges

By ABC / April 26, 2015

2 shot dead by police during protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza in Burundi's capital, Red Cross says - @Reuters

2 shot dead by police during protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza in Burundi's capital, Red Cross...

By Tricia / April 26, 2015

The After-Work Email Quandary

I remember a conversation with a colleague a couple years ago: During one summer Friday, nearly half...

By Bourree / April 26, 2015


CBN News Sunday: Same-Sex Marriage Debate & Children

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments about the legality of same-sex marriages on April 28th....

By CBN.com / April 26, 2015

What Sweden and Japan Can Teach the U.S. About Its Aging Workforce

In just 15 years more than 20 percent of the U.S. population will be over the age of 65. That's more...

By Gillian / April 24, 2015

A Guide to the Billionaires Bankrolling the GOP Candidates

The top priority for Republican presidential candidates right now isn't lining up voters—it's locking...

By Russell / April 24, 2015


 

GoFundMe Shuts Down Campaign for Christian Bakers Asked to Pay $135,000 Fine for Refusing to Make Cake for Gay Wedding

Fundraising site GoFundMe has closed the account that was set up to raise money for Aaron and Melissa...

By The / April 26, 2015

Family of Michael Brown Sues City of Ferguson, Police Officer Darren Wilson; Seeking $75,000 Damages

The parents of Michael Brown filed a wrongful-death lawsuit again the city of Ferguson on Thursday, which...

By The / April 23, 2015

 

Dr. Sanjay Gupta performs brain surgery on little girl in quake zone

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta is in Nepal and describes performing brain surgery to help one victim of the earthquake. ...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015

Teacher dies in crash with pair on way to prom

Leah O'Brien helped students interested in a career in education, principal says.        

By USATODAY / April 27, 2015

Clinton Foundation: 'Yes, we made mistakes'

The Clinton Foundation, fighting back against charges of wrongdoing in a forthcoming book, admitted that...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015


This habit could be as harmful as smoking

Sitting can be dangerous to your health. Dr. Sanjay Gupta tell us how moving more could help us live...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015

Lives changed by Colorado theater shooting

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015

'Fast and Furious 8' gets release date

"Fast and Furious 8" is a go.

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015


The Science of How Gay Marriage Will Destroy America

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the case that could legalize same-sex marriage...

By Pema / April 27, 2015

Police seek UFC fighter after hit-and-run

One of the biggest stars in mixed martial arts is wanted for questioning after a hit-and-run crash in New Mexico. ...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015

Everest base camp avalanche caught on video

A mammoth wave of snow darkens the sky over Everest base camp. Climbers scurry and then panic hits. MAJOR...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015


Freddie Gray funeral draws officials, Eric Garner's family

Freddie Gray will be laid to rest Monday before the country even knows what really happened to him. ...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015

Earthquake survivor prayed, huddled under beam

Journalist Sunir Pandey was visiting relatives with Nepal's 7.8 magnitude quake struck and worried sick...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015

Daytime Emmy Awards winners

The stars came out Sunday evening in Burbank, California, to attend the 42nd Daytime Emmy Awards. Supermodel...

By CNN.com / April 27, 2015