Could Kansas Swing the Senate?

Sam Wang, The New YorkerIn national politics, Kansas is considered as Republican as they come: Mitt Romney...

August 29, 2014

Where Is Shaheen? Hiding From You

August 29, 2014

Climate Change: We're Almost Too Late

Rebecca Leber, New RepublicThere is an alarming message in a major new report on climate change, a draft...

August 29, 2014


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


Fabiani joins Texas Gov. Rick Perry's legal team - U-T San Diego

Fabiani joins Texas Gov. Rick Perry's legal teamU-T San DiegoPolitics create some odd alliances and one emerged...

August 30, 2014

Rick Perry serves up red meat at Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity summit - Politico

PoliticoRick Perry serves up red meat at Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity summitPoliticoDALLAS – Texas...

August 29, 2014

Rick Perry Feels the Love at Americans for... - Dallas Observer (blog)

Rick Perry Feels the Love at Americans for...Dallas Observer (blog)Everyone you talk to opposes regulation...

August 29, 2014


Oklahoma cop charged with raping, abusing 8 women - USA TODAY

USA TODAYOklahoma cop charged with raping, abusing 8 womenUSA TODAYAn Oklahoma City police officer was charged...

August 30, 2014

Teacher Krista Hodges Reprimanded For Threatening Tweets - Huffington Post

ABC NewsTeacher Krista Hodges Reprimanded For Threatening TweetsHuffington PostTeacher Krista Hodges...

August 29, 2014

No new trial for doctor convicted of killing wife - SFGate

No new trial for doctor convicted of killing wifeSFGateSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah doctor convicted...

August 29, 2014


As UK lifts terror level to “severe,” US officials watching closely - MiamiHerald.com

ReutersAs UK lifts terror level to “severe,” US officials watching closelyMiamiHerald.comWASHINGTON...

August 29, 2014

Jimmy Carter to headline Muslim conference - CBS News

Christian Science MonitorJimmy Carter to headline Muslim conferenceCBS NewsFormer President Jimmy Carter...

August 29, 2014

Woman Who Drank Lye-Laced Tea Sees Need for Change - ABC News

ABC NewsWoman Who Drank Lye-Laced Tea Sees Need for ChangeABC NewsThe Utah woman who was poisoned after...

August 29, 2014


American Airlines back on Orbitz - USA TODAY

USA TODAYAmerican Airlines back on OrbitzUSA TODAYThree days after American Airlines pulled its flight...

August 29, 2014

Cee Lo Green sentenced - MiamiHerald.com

NBCNews.comCee Lo Green sentencedMiamiHerald.comCee Lo Green pleaded no contest Friday to one felony...

August 29, 2014

Alleged gangster admits lying in North Carolina kidnap probe - Reuters

The StateAlleged gangster admits lying in North Carolina kidnap probeReuters(Reuters) - A woman described...

August 29, 2014


California High-Speed Rail No. 9—the Chairman's Turn Again

As a reminder, this is No. 9 in a series on the plan for a north-south California High-Speed Rail system,...

August 29, 2014

Lies Immigration Reformers Told Me

“Mom hid a present for you in the basement.” “Last time you said that, you locked me downstairs...

August 29, 2014

Man Arrested While Picking Up His Kids: 'The Problem Is I'm Black'

If you've never experienced arbitrary harassment or brutality at the hands of a police officer, or seen...

August 29, 2014


Border Surge Fueled By A 0.7% Chance Of Deportation And Other Good Odds For Illegals">

Border Surge Fueled By A 0.7% Chance Of Deportation And Other Good Odds For Illegals"> Border Surge Fueled By A 0.7% Chance Of Deportation And Other Good Odds For Illegals

Immigration: The Obama administration has quietly released 37,477 illegal immigrant minors into the U.S....

August 29, 2014

border expected to be busy this weekend">

border expected to be busy this weekend">Both sides of the border expected to be busy this weekend

... in the states and Labour Day Weekend in Canada, and traffic at the border crossings, particularly...

August 29, 2014

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U.S. Border ">Prayer List: Warning of Terrorist Attack on U.S. Border

Judicial Watch reported, "Islamic terrorist groups are operating in the Mexican border city of Ciudad...

August 29, 2014


border crisis">

border crisis">Short on time, a divided Congress returns to border crisis

But the ongoing immigration crisis is likely to remain the focus of Congress, with border lawmakers like...

August 29, 2014

US slowly harmonizing regulations for cross-border industries">

US slowly harmonizing regulations for cross-border industries">Canada, US slowly harmonizing regulations for cross-border industries

WASHINGTON The Canadian and American governments say they're taking another step toward constantly...

August 29, 2014

Border Holes To ISIS">O'Keefe Documentary Spreading Awareness Of Border Holes To ISIS

The email is titled Possible ISIS Interest on the US Southwestern Border and is authored by the Texas...

August 29, 2014


U.S. Open 2014: Mirjana Lucic-Baroni Upsets Simona Halep

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni was competing in Grand Slams as a teen, but battling from adversity has defined...

August 30, 2014

Vice Media Stakes Future on A&E Networks Deal

A&E Networks will invest $250 million in Vice Media and receive a 10 percent stake in the company.

August 30, 2014

At Gateway to Hamptons, Ku Klux Klan Advertises for New Members

This summer, pamphlets and a recruitment form have been stuffed into plastic sandwich bags, along with...

August 30, 2014


Quarantine for Ebola Lifted in Liberia Slum

The president of Liberia had rejected the advice of Ebola experts in quarantining the West Point neighborhood,...

August 30, 2014

Swirls of Dust and Drama, Punctuating Life in the Southwest

Children, drivers and other residents have learned how to prepare for huge dust storms, sometimes called...

August 29, 2014

California Plans to Reduce Isolation of Mentally Ill Inmates

The state, adhering to a court order, is proposing to stop keeping most mentally ill prisoners in their...

August 29, 2014


Judge Strikes Down Restrictive Texas Abortion Rule

The ruling involved a requirement that abortion clinics in the state meet the same standards as hospital-style...

August 29, 2014

Bits Digital Diary: On Instagram’s Hyperlapse, and Fast-Forwarding to the Future

Instagram’s new tool for capturing time-lapse video could provide a new prism through which people...

August 29, 2014

Venus Williams Loses at U.S. Open as Seeds Continue to Fall

No. 13 seed Sara Errani defeated No. 19 Venus Williams, and No. 2 Simona Halep and No. 6 Angelique Kerber...

August 29, 2014


Chelsea Clinton to Leave Well-Paid NBC News Job

Ms. Clinton said she would step down from the $600,000-a-year position to focus on philanthropic work...

August 29, 2014

U.N. Peacekeepers Locked in Standoff With Syrian Rebels

A confrontation along the demarcation line between Syria and the Golan Heights occurred a day after an armed...

August 29, 2014

Virginia Trial Ends With Portrayal of Corrupt Governor, or Hapless Husband

Prosecutors warned jurors not to accept defense arguments that former Gov. Bob McDonnell was unfairly...

August 29, 2014


Obama Said to Weigh Delaying Action on Immigration

Under pressure from Democratic Senate candidates, President Obama is said to be rethinking the timing...

August 29, 2014

Study Says ZMapp Works Against Ebola

All 18 monkeys exposed to a lethal dose of the virus and given the experimental drug survived, raising...

August 29, 2014

Britain Raises Terrorism Threat Level to ‘Severe’

Alarmed by the suspected presence of hundreds of British jihadis among Sunni militants in Syria and Iraq,...

August 29, 2014


Ebola in monkeys raises hope as outbreak spreads to Senegal">

Ebola in monkeys raises hope as outbreak spreads to Senegal">Drug found to cure Ebola in monkeys raises hope as outbreak spreads to Senegal

As the Ebola outbreak spread to a fifth African country Friday, researchers announced that the experimental...

August 29, 2014

Ebola Outbreak: Life Inside the Hot Zone">

Ebola Outbreak: Life Inside the Hot Zone"> Ebola Outbreak: Life Inside the Hot Zone

The worst-ever Ebola outbreak continues to spread in West Africa, where more than 3,000 people have contracted...

August 29, 2014

Ebola outbreak in west Africa">

Ebola outbreak in west Africa">WHO issues roadmap to scale up international response to the Ebola outbreak in west Africa

28 August 2014 -- WHO today issues a roadmap to guide and coordinate the international response to the outbreak...

August 29, 2014


Netanyahu claims Gaza Strip victory - BDlive

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August 29, 2014

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

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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


After soccer referee's death, wife and sons persevere

Kyle Bieniewicz died after being punched by a player during a game in July.        

August 29, 2014

Quake rattles southern Greece, capital city

There were no reports of injuries or damage.        

August 29, 2014

Ad watch: Ernst touts support for entitlements

The ad is a coordinated effort between the Ernst campaign and the National Republican Senatorial Committee.        

August 29, 2014


There's a cure for those end-of-summer blues

Experts say a shift in perception goes a long way toward coping with winter.        

August 29, 2014

Wife of gun-wielding radio host seeks divorce

Blake Seylhouwer has been charged for shooting at his wife, Misty, during an argument.        

August 29, 2014

FBI probes Islamic State recruiting in Minneapolis

The Minneapolis bureau is looking into reports that a second American citizen was killed fighting with...

August 29, 2014


15 injured in O'Hare shuttle bus accident

Four of the injured listed in serious to critical condition.        

August 29, 2014

Okla. cop charged with raping, abusing 8 women

He allegedly threatened to arrest victims if they did not submit.        

August 29, 2014

In Gary, Ind., fall of an eyesore may be rise of new era

After a violent summer, city is hoping for a rebirth.        

August 29, 2014


With an eye on China, the U.S. and Japan grow closer

Japan's more prominent military stance has its neighbors -- and many of its own people -- nervous.        

August 29, 2014

Smithsonian to honor La. family's civil rights efforts

The Hicks family was at the forefront of a Bogalusa effort isolated from the movement.        

August 29, 2014

Iceland issues aviation alert after eruption

No ash has yet been detected by the radar system.        

August 29, 2014


U.S. levels new Iran sanctions as nuclear talks in limbo

Officials say they're targeting entities helping Iran evade existing sanctions        

August 29, 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


TEXAS ABORTION FIGHT Federal judge throws out controversial restrictions

VIDEO: Scarlett Johansson joins up with Planned Parenthood

August 29, 2014

FBI national domestic threat assessment omits Islamist terrorism

August 29, 2014

Senegal confirms first Ebola case as outbreak accelerates - US colleges screen some students for Ebola - VIDEO: What happened to Ebola coverage?

August 29, 2014


ISIS eyes Mexican border, says bulletin

EXCLUSIVE: Law enforcement bulletin sent out by the Texas Department of Public Safety says ISIS online...

August 29, 2014

Relatives feel sorry for girl who shot gun instructor - Moments before accidental shooting

August 29, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Fort Hood gunman wants to be citizen of caliphate - VIDEO: Gunman requests citizenship

August 29, 2014


Your passwords should be at least 24 characters long - VIDEO: Cheapest Labor Day for driving since 2010

August 29, 2014

Fort Hood gunman wants to be citizen of caliphate - VIDEO: Is SD a lock for GOP? - Obama on Syria: 'We don't have a strategy yet'

August 29, 2014

Fort Hood gunman wants to be citizen of caliphate - Obama on Syria: 'We don't have a strategy yet'

August 29, 2014


Iran confirms US Coast Guard fired at fishing boat

August 29, 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