President Obama's Can't-Do Attitude

August 30, 2014

White House Flunks History 101

Victor Davis Hanson, Investor's Biz DailyPresident Obama doesn't know much about history.In his therapeutic...

August 30, 2014

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


Rick Perry slams Obama for no-strategy comment on Islamic State - The Denver Post

Rick Perry slams Obama for no-strategy comment on Islamic StateThe Denver PostDALLAS — Texas Gov. Rick...

August 30, 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, Rand Paul tweak Obama over 'strategy' comments - CNN (blog)

ABC NewsRick Perry, Rand Paul tweak Obama over 'strategy' commentsCNN (blog)(CNN) - Two potential...

August 29, 2014


6 die in fire at eastern North Carolina home - SFGate

myfox8.com6 die in fire at eastern North Carolina homeSFGateGARLAND, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say six people...

August 30, 2014

In quake, barrels became quarter-ton projectiles - seattlepi.com

SFGateIn quake, barrels became quarter-ton projectilesseattlepi.comNAPA, Calif. (AP) — Napa Valley's...

August 30, 2014

York County police talk body cameras - York Daily Record/Sunday News

ReutersYork County police talk body camerasYork Daily Record/Sunday NewsFILE - In this Jan. 15, 2014...

August 30, 2014


5 things to know about Arkansas' midterm elections - SFGate

New York Daily News5 things to know about Arkansas' midterm electionsSFGateLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP)...

August 30, 2014

California to appeal teacher tenure ruling - seattlepi.com

KCRA SacramentoCalifornia to appeal teacher tenure rulingseattlepi.comLOS ANGELES (AP) — California...

August 30, 2014

Death of man high on PCP and being restrained by cops ruled a homicide - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsDeath of man high on PCP and being restrained by cops ruled a homicideNew York Daily...

August 30, 2014


Ex-FBI chief thanks supporters, hospital after crash - USA TODAY

USA TODAYEx-FBI chief thanks supporters, hospital after crashUSA TODAYBURLINGTON, Vt. — Former FBI director...

August 30, 2014

Car of person who may have threatened Obama reportedly found in Hamden - Torrington Register Citizen

NDTVCar of person who may have threatened Obama reportedly found in HamdenTorrington Register CitizenA...

August 30, 2014

Oklahoma City police draw lessons from events in Ferguson, Mo. - NewsOK.com

New York Daily NewsOklahoma City police draw lessons from events in Ferguson, Mo.NewsOK.comOklahoma City's...

August 30, 2014


The Quiet Crisis Among Queer Women

It’s easy to assume that queer Americans are thriving today. A year out from the Supreme Court decision...

August 30, 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


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Border ">Mexico's Taking Extreme Measures to Keep Migrants Away From the Border

CHAHUITES, Mexico (AP) Mexico is making a big effort to stop the flow of Central Americans trying to reach...

August 30, 2014

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US from southwest">ISIL plans to attack US from southwest

The ISIL group is expressing an increased interest in crossing the US-Mexico border to carry out a terrorist...

August 30, 2014

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border ">Texas authorities issue 'imminent' terror alert for border

Federal officials have issued a terror alert bulletin that says an attack on the US border by ISIS is "imminent"...

August 30, 2014


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US border ">A failed journey: Central American migrants turned back before US border

More than 60,000 child migrants have arrived on the US-Mexican border since October. But tens of thousands...

August 30, 2014

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US Open success">Pat Rafter backs Nick Kyrgios for US Open success

Kyrgios will get his chance to shine on centre court at the US Open when he takes on world No. 18 Tommy...

August 30, 2014

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Border Patrol busts fishing boat carrying undocumented immigrants into San Diego less than 24 ... "> Border Patrol busts fishing boat carrying undocumented immigrants into San Diego less than 24 ...

US Border Patrol agents on Tuesday captured a boat that was trying to smuggle 20 people into San Diego...

August 30, 2014


EU to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Over Ukraine

The European Union on Saturday was poised to impose new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine's president...

August 30, 2014

New Novartis Drug Shows Striking Efficacy in Treating Heart Failure

The experimental drug developed by the Swiss company Novartis reduced the risk of dying from cardiovascular...

August 30, 2014

Syrian Rebels Attack Peacekeepers in Golan Heights

Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday...

August 30, 2014


Lesotho PM Says Army Attempted Coup, Military Denies

Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane on Saturday accused his country's army of attempting a coup against...

August 30, 2014

Death of Man in Police Custody Is Ruled a Homicide

The man, Ronald Singleton, died from physical restraint by the police while he was in a state of “excited...

August 30, 2014

McConnell’s Campaign Manager Steps Down

The manager, Jesse Benton, cited reports about his “role in past campaigns,” referring to his job as a senior...

August 30, 2014


Taxi Kills Pedestrian in Manhattan

The police said a 58-year-old woman was killed after being struck by a cab, the latest in a string of such...

August 30, 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

News Analysis: 50 Days of War Leave Israelis and Palestinians Only More Entrenched

Both sides claimed victory, but the cease-fire is uneasy, Israeli citizens feel more insecure than before,...

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


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Ebola outbreak: Five co-authors of latest study killed by virus before research was published"> Ebola outbreak: Five co-authors of latest study killed by virus before research was published

Five co-authors of the latest study on Ebola were killed by the virus before their research was published,...

August 30, 2014

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Ebola centers as tries to contain virus outbreak ">Liberia adds new Ebola centers as tries to contain virus outbreak

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Liberia is building five new Ebola treatment centers each with capacity...

August 30, 2014

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Ebola outbreak ">Liberia reopens Monrovia slum barricaded to contain Ebola outbreak

In this photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, a woman sits next to her home in the West Point area...

August 30, 2014


When it comes to the Gaza Strip, Cincinnati residents have a lot to say about ... - WCPO

When it comes to the Gaza Strip, Cincinnati residents have a lot to say about ...WCPOCINCINNATI - In the 50 days...

August 30, 2014

Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza - TheNewsTribune.com

International Business TimesHousing group: 20 years to rebuild GazaTheNewsTribune.comThe assessment by Shelter...

August 30, 2014

Housing group: 20 years to rebuild Gaza - The State

Indian ExpressHousing group: 20 years to rebuild GazaThe StateThe assessment by Shelter Cluster, co-chaired...

August 30, 2014


RI awaits go-ahead to send peacekeepers to Syria, Gaza Strip - Jakarta Post

RI awaits go-ahead to send peacekeepers to Syria, Gaza StripJakarta PostThe Foreign Ministry's Director-...

August 30, 2014

50 Days of War Leave Israelis and Palestinians Only More Entrenched - New York Times

International Business Times50 Days of War Leave Israelis and Palestinians Only More EntrenchedNew York...

August 30, 2014

Fifty Days of Israeli Aggression Against Civilians in the Gaza Strip - Center for Research on Globalization

Center for Research on GlobalizationFifty Days of Israeli Aggression Against Civilians in the Gaza StripCenter...

August 30, 2014


NYPD probed for 2nd restraint-related death

Medical examiner "physical restrain by police" was a factor in the of Ronald Singleton, 45.        

August 30, 2014

Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

Shelter Cluster says it will take 20 years to rebuild the wreckage in Gaza.        

August 30, 2014

Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

Peacekeepers' mission monitors a 1974 disengagement accord between Syria and Israel.        

August 30, 2014


California lawmakers pass first U.S. plastic bag ban

Bill would prohibit single-use plastic bags at grocery stores and large pharmacies in 2015 and at convenience...

August 30, 2014

Ukraine says fighter jet shot down

The statement said the plane was hit by a missile from a Russian launcher, but did not give more detail.        

August 30, 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


Obama: GOP captive to ideologically rigid group

Obama said Republicans had realized that blocking all progress led Americans to become cynical about...

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

70 years later, a soldier returns home

Helen Harris Cooke says she never stopped praying that her husband would be found.        

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


DEADLY CRASH Teen dies in 'once-in-a-lifetime' Lamborghini drive

Tracy Morgan still struggling after crash

August 30, 2014

Experts say oil-rich Qatar supporting terror

August 30, 2014

Take a hike? Gand Canyon to charge runners a fee

August 30, 2014


WHERE DOES QATAR STAND? Experts say nation supporting terror

A GROWING NUMBER of regional experts believe the oil-rich emirate is propping up violent jihadists around...

August 30, 2014

BRAVE NEW WORLD Microchip implants could become part of human life

Navy develops bio-coatings for implants, dressingsUS military developing brain implants to restore memory

August 30, 2014

COMBATING ISIS DHS looks at new ways to intercept foreign fighters

EXCLUSIVE: ISIS looks to Mexican border for terror attack opportunity, bulletin saysSyrian rebels attack...

August 30, 2014


Federal judge halts key part of Texas abortion law

August 30, 2014

BLOW TO COAL Industry dealt setback as Oregon blocks export plan

Duke halting coal burning at southwest Ohio power plantVIDEO: How will EPA's new carbon standards impact...

August 30, 2014

Qatar's role as US ally at odds with claims it sponsors terror

August 30, 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