Rescuers Pull Survivors From Collapsed Houses After Earthquake in Japan

The earthquake in central Japan near the city of Nagano injured at least 40 people, damaged dozens of buildings...

November 23, 2014

When the Workday Ends, More Fathers Are Heading to the Kitchen

As parents juggle the demands of their jobs with the desire to prepare home-cooked meals, men are increasingly...

November 23, 2014

Marion Barry, Four-Term Mayor of Washington, Dead at 78

Marion S. Barry, Jr., the sharecropper's son and civil rights activist who became Washington, D.C.'s...

November 23, 2014


Millennials Like 'Organic'—Even if They Have No Idea What It Means

In August, The New York Times ran an essay by Sam Tanenhaus that sought to sketch a comprehensive portrait...

November 23, 2014

Six Ways Not</em> to Think About Obama's Immigration Order

Senator Tom Coburn warns that President Barack Obama’s announcement of a new “deferred action”...

November 23, 2014

Obama Orders Expanded U.S. Role in Afghanistan to Avoid Another ISIS

Caught between the promise to end the war in Afghanistan, demands from the Pentagon to carry out the military's...

November 22, 2014


Happiness at Work: What Matters Most?

Most Americans say they are satisfied with their job, but pay, schedules, and the opportunity to advance...

November 22, 2014

Half of Americans Think Climate Change Is a Sign of the Apocalypse

Snowmageddon, snowpocalypse, snowzilla, just snow. Superstorm Sandy, receding shorelines, and more. Hurricanes...

November 22, 2014

Ted Cruz: Confused About Cicero

For better than two millennia, politicians have invoked classical Greek and Roman literature to construct,...

November 21, 2014


 

Ted Cruz's Answer to Obama's Immigration Order: Keep Eric Holder in Office

Senator Ted Cruz, who's been one of the more vocal congressional Republicans in the fight against President...

November 23, 2014

You Can't Educate People Into Believing in Evolution

If, as a great philosopher once said, "life's a bitch and then you die," what's the point of debating...

November 23, 2014

Official: 60 Extremist Backers from Germany Dead

The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says authorities now know of 550 people from the country...

November 23, 2014


Iran: Nuclear Talks May Focus on Extension Soon

Iran says that if obstacles remain in the talks about its nuclear program, the discussion will have to shift...

November 23, 2014

What Millennials Love About Pittsburgh

It’s a very good time to be in Pittsburgh if you're a young person (need we really call them "millennials"?)....

November 22, 2014

A New Vocabulary for American Towns

Here are three words, a verb, a noun, and an adjective, which have caught our ears as we’ve traveled...

November 21, 2014


 

Federer wins first Davis Cup title

A year that began in uncertainty for Roger Federer ended with a historic title for the 17-time grand...

November 23, 2014

6-year-old a future Formula 1 star?

John Defterios meets Rashid Al Dhaheri, a precocious 6-year-old who has his sights set on becoming a Formula...

November 23, 2014

Obama pushes for his immigration plan

His new immigration plan stamped and signed, President Barack Obama on Friday rallied support behind...

November 23, 2014


Boy with air gun dies in cop shooting

A Cleveland police officer responding to a call about a person with a gun fatally wounded a 12-year-old...

November 23, 2014

Secret Darren Wilson meetings?

Brian speaks with Inside Edition's Jim Moret about secret, off-the-record meetings between reporters...

November 23, 2014

Fox News hardly covers report

CNN's Brian Stelter looks at the recently released Benghazi report and Fox New's lack of coverage on the subject. ...

November 23, 2014


 

Obama's immigration action addresses 'huge' uncertainty for many students

President Obama's executive action not only expands the number of students who can apply for deferred...

November 23, 2014

EPA chief Gina McCarthy to GOP Congress: bring it on (+video)

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy said Monday that Americans want President Obama to take action on climate...

November 23, 2014

Can You Learn Nanotechnology Online?

You may remember 2012 as the year Whitney Houston died, or when you donated all that money to the effort...

November 22, 2014


When Private School Tuition Costs More Than College

Tuition for a typical private high school in the Southeast costs a relatively modest $18,900 a year....

November 21, 2014

Photos of the Week: 11/15-11/21

This week we have big wave surfing in Portugal, a Beaujolais wine spa in Japan, a massive floating Christmas...

November 21, 2014

The Economic Case Against Majoring in Fun Things

For many, the reality of student debt doesn’t hit home until you make your first payment. Though you may have...

November 21, 2014


For Most Startup Entrepreneurs, College Isn't That Bad of an Idea

In May 2011, PayPal co-founder and tech mogul Peter Thiel proposed a radical concept. Through his Thiel...

November 20, 2014

Living in War-Torn Syria

For more than three years now, Syrians have endured the loss and hardship caused by a protracted civil...

November 20, 2014