'Django' actress Daniele Watts charged with lewd conduct

An actress who suggested she was detained by Los Angeles police because of racial profiling after she was found...

October 21, 2014

AIRDROP ERROR? ISIS claims intercept of US weapons to Kurds

October 21, 2014

Chinese hackers go after iCloud

While Russian hackers have busied themselves with the financial industry - occasionally describing their...

October 21, 2014


A lot more Chipotles coming

October 21, 2014

House Armed Services Chairman: Unnecessary to Hold Hearings on Ebola Mission

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee does not think it is necessary to reconvene Congress...

October 21, 2014

Poll: Leftists Intolerant of Conservatives, Nobody Trusts BuzzFeed

A new poll from Pew Research breaks down conservatism and leftism in the media – and comes up with...

October 21, 2014


Woman on vacation learns she's 38 weeks pregnant

October 21, 2014

Pew Research: Liberals More Trusting of Media than Conservatives

A Pew Research Poll on media habits finds that liberals trust more media outlets than conservatives do. The poll...

October 21, 2014

Goodlatte on New DHS Ebola Policy: Would Not Have Stopped Duncan From Reaching Dallas

House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) said more still needs to be done to protect Americans from...

October 21, 2014


Cowboys Release Michael Sam From Practice Squad

Sam, the first openly gay player to be drafted by the N.F.L., spent seven weeks on the Cowboys’ practice...

October 21, 2014

Reputed Ex-Mob Boss Summoned for Violation Hearing

Reputed former Philadelphia mob boss summoned for parole violation hearing, could be jailed

October 21, 2014

T Magazine: Oscar de la Renta’s Most Memorable Moments in T

The inimitable designer, who died yesterday at his home in Connecticut, remembered in words, photos and video.

October 21, 2014


Spanish Nurse Infected With Ebola Is Declared Free of Disease

Tests for the disease done on María Teresa Romero Ramos have twice come back negative, hospital officials...

October 21, 2014

Heads Up: Former Churches Blessed With New Lives in Pittsburgh

In places where the faithful once gathered you can now see a concert, take a class and sip a microbrew.

October 21, 2014

Earth's Worst Climate Villains

Rebecca Leber, The New RepublicCanada once had a shot at being the world's leader on climate change....

October 21, 2014


Bits Blog: Staples Is Latest Retailer Hit by Hackers

The company said it was working with law enforcement agencies to determine the extent of the problem....

October 21, 2014

What It Took for SpaceX to Become a Serious Space Company

The Space Exploration Technology rocket factory is a large, white hangar-like building near Los Angeles...

October 21, 2014

North Dakota Reaches Deal to Keep Dinosaur Mummy

North Dakota reaches $3 million deal to keep Dakota the duckbilled dinosaur on display

October 21, 2014


Nikon Small World 2014

Nikon will be announcing the winners of the 2014 Small World Photomicrography Competition on October...

October 21, 2014

Lawyers versus doctors in costly Prop. 46 campaign wars

A ballot initiative that pits lawyers against doctors has set off one of this year's fiercest campaign...

October 21, 2014

Amid California's drought, a bruising battle for cheap water

The signs appear about 200 miles north of Los Angeles, tacked onto old farm wagons parked along quiet...

October 21, 2014


Union demands driving railcar jobs out of California, Japanese firm says

A Japanese company's much-celebrated plans to build a light-rail manufacturing plant in Palmdale appear...

October 21, 2014

Japanese firm is ready to scrap plans for Palmdale rail-car factory

A Japanese company's much-celebrated plans to build a light-rail manufacturing plant in Palmdale appear...

October 21, 2014

Is money still speech? Yes, as constitutional amendment bid fails in Senate.

An effort to give Congress new power over campaign finance ended when the proposed amendment didn't clear...

October 21, 2014


Canada: Man strikes 2 soldiers, kills 1

Canadian authorities believe a man who allegedly struck two soldiers with his car Monday -- killing one of them...

October 21, 2014

CNN's Damon honored at awards

CNN's senior international correspondent Arwa Damon is one of three journalists being honored at the Courage...

October 21, 2014

Get ready for floods

Two years ago next week, Superstorm Sandy barreled through parts of the United States, causing $65 billion...

October 21, 2014


Could these women remake movie gold?

Women as "Ghostbusters" is a good start. What about Sofia Vergara as Scarface?

October 21, 2014

Attacking militants in Syria

Photos: Attacking ISIS in Syria

October 21, 2014

U-boat wreck

A World War II German U-boat, sunk during the Battle of the Atlantic more than 72 years ago, has been...

October 21, 2014