Obama Declines Invitation to Attend Memorial Dedication for Disabled Veterans

For some unexplained reason, the president has declined an invitation to attend a dedication ceremony...

September 21, 2014

Southwest flight makes emergency landing at LAX

September 21, 2014

Police: Two Women Dressed as Ninjas Invade Utah Home

Police state two young women dressed as ninjas invaded a West Jordan, Utah, home early Friday morning,...

September 21, 2014


Southwest flight makes emergency landing at LAX after wing flaps issue

An airline spokesman says flight 1704 was safely diverted to Los Angeles International Airport on Saturday...

September 21, 2014

Obama's Lack of Leadership In War on Terror

The NY Post's Michael Goodwin calls out Barack Obama for his "half-hearted war on terror." But for now,...

September 21, 2014

Afghanistan election commission names Ahmadzai winner hours after rivals sign power-sharing deal

September 21, 2014


Will it Take a Keg Stand for Mary Landrieu to Get Reelected?

It's game day in Baton Rouge, and the bro in the purple shirt wants Mary Landrieu's help doing a keg stand. Landrieu,...

September 21, 2014

When Philosophy Becomes Therapy

Philosophy has earned a reputation as a complicated, inaccessible, and irrelevant pursuit, consigned...

September 21, 2014

Security Breach Prompts more White House Security

The Secret Service is boosting security outside the White House following an embarrassing security breach...

September 21, 2014


Del. Authorities: Bus Overturns, Several Injured

Authorities: Bus overturns Sunday afternoon in Delaware, leaving several people injured

September 21, 2014

Arrest Warrant Issued for Missing Student Person of Interest

An arrest warrant has been issued for a person of interest in the disappearance of University of Virginia...

September 21, 2014

Yemen’s Prime Minister Resigns Amid Chaos and Another Cease-Fire

Mohammed Salem Basindwa submitted his resignation to the Yemeni president as fighters from a Shiite rebel...

September 21, 2014


US Secretary of State Kerry Meets Iran's Zarif

US Secretary of State Kerry meets Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif amid nuclear talks

September 21, 2014

Not Everyone Loves a Political Nun

Joe Biden just loves nuns. "You're looking at a kid who had 12 years of Catholic education," the vice...

September 21, 2014

Authorities: Islamic State Group an Online Threat

Authorities concerned Islamic State group's Internet propaganda could cause trouble at home

September 21, 2014


China and Iran to Conduct Joint Naval Exercises in the Persian Gulf

Two Chinese warships have docked at Iran’s principal naval port for the first time in history, Iranian...

September 21, 2014

ArtsBeat: ‘Maze Runner’ Tops Box Office

“The Maze Runner,” adapted from James Dashner’s dystopian novel, topped the North American box office...

September 21, 2014

More Than a Dozen Dead Horses Found in Barn

Sheriff: Owner of dead horses agrees to clean Colorado barn; more than a dozen animals found

September 21, 2014


The Working Life: A Capstone in a Career Spent Fighting for the Rights of Domestic Workers

Ai-jen Poo, who advocates better wages and working conditions for domestic workers and home health care...

September 21, 2014

Yemen State Media: Prime Minister Resigns

Yemeni state media announced the resignation of the country's prime minister Sunday but the president's...

September 21, 2014

America's Problem Worse Than the NFL's

Danny Westneat, Seattle Times...

September 21, 2014


Some California Wells Run Dry Amid Drought

Some California residents rely on bottled water as wells run dry amid historic drought

September 21, 2014

NASA Craft, Nearing Mars, Prepares to Go to Work

The orbiter, called Maven, will keep tabs on a comet passing by and analyze the planet’s upper atmosphere...

September 21, 2014

Vile Ad Bounces off McSally, Sticks to Gabby Giffords

September 21, 2014


Gov. Jerry Brown signs bills to boost purchases of electric cars

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a package of bills Sunday boosting the state's market for electric cars, including...

September 21, 2014

What's Lost in Not Recognizing Campus Religious Groups

This fall, California State University revoked the official club status of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship...

September 21, 2014

Gov. Brown signs bills promoting bike paths

Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday signed into law two measures aimed at helping cities and counties expand...

September 21, 2014


L.A. Councilman Bernard Parks finds himself in political wilderness

For much of the past decade, Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard C. Parks has been a force at City Hall....

September 20, 2014

Swearengin tells GOP convention she's undecided on Kashkari

The state Republican Party’s fall convention opened on a sour note Friday when the night’s keynote...

September 20, 2014

At GOP convention, Swearengin says she's undecided on Kashkari

The state Republican Party’s fall convention opened on a sour note Friday when the night’s keynote...

September 20, 2014


L.A. city sanitation workers disciplined for on-duty protest

Months after dozens of city trash trucks circled Los Angeles' civic center as part of a union-backed...

September 20, 2014

Should Schools Be Responsible for Kids' Health?

There’s a section in the new Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll out this week that hasn’t gotten much attention:...

September 19, 2014

How Sugar Daddies are Financing College Education

At 11 o’clock on a Tuesday night, Amanda, a senior at Princeton University, got her first text message...

September 19, 2014


Photos of the Week: 9/13-9/19

This week, we have a look at photographs of debutantes at the Queen Charlotte's Ball, a crumbling Soviet...

September 19, 2014

Why Girls Get Better Grades Than Boys Do

As the new school year ramps up, teachers and parents need to be reminded of a well-kept secret: Across...

September 18, 2014

California's King Fire

In a California canyon 60 miles east of Sacramento, the King Fire started about five days ago, and has since...

September 18, 2014


Marchers seek climate change action

Tens of thousands of people marched through Manhattan sounding an urgent call for action to reverse global...

September 21, 2014

Why CNN won't air new ISIS video

CNN International Executive VP Tony Maddox explains CNN's decision not to air the latest ISIS hostage...

September 21, 2014

'Every parent's worst nightmare'

The parents of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham plead for anyone who has information...

September 21, 2014


King: White House breach 'inexcusable'

After two security incidents at the White House -- one in which a man with a knife made it into the doors...

September 21, 2014

CNN host defends Palin over 'brawl'

Media outlets jump on report of a Palin family brawl, while Fox News ignores it.

September 21, 2014

Refugees flood into Turkey

The flow of refugees fleeing Syria into Turkey has reached an unprecedented level in the past two days,...

September 21, 2014


Bill Clinton drops grandchild hint

Nine months could be winding down to the last nine days.

September 21, 2014

'Ice Bucket' firefighter dies

A Kentucky firefighter has died, weeks after participating in an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that went horribly...

September 21, 2014

Watch explosives implode bridge

Demolition crews set a series of explosives to implode a bridge over a Tennessee interstate.

September 21, 2014


Survivalist sought in trooper killing

Authorities continued to search Sunday for the suspect in the ambush of two Pennsylvania state troopers...

September 21, 2014

SpaceX craft delivering 3-D printer

A spacecraft that launched early Sunday is transporting a 3-D printer that could change life on the International...

September 21, 2014

Garth Brooks is back!

Christi Paul speaks with country music legend Garth Brooks about his new tour after 10 years of hiatus. ...

September 21, 2014


Marchers seek climate change action

Tens of thousands of people marched through Manhattan sounding an urgent call for action to reverse global...

September 21, 2014

Why CNN won't air new ISIS video

CNN International Executive VP Tony Maddox explains CNN's decision not to air the latest ISIS hostage...

September 21, 2014

'Every parent's worst nightmare'

The parents of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham plead for anyone who has information...

September 21, 2014


King: White House breach 'inexcusable'

After two security incidents at the White House -- one in which a man with a knife made it into the doors...

September 21, 2014

CNN host defends Palin over 'brawl'

Media outlets jump on report of a Palin family brawl, while Fox News ignores it.

September 21, 2014

Refugees flood into Turkey

The flow of refugees fleeing Syria into Turkey has reached an unprecedented level in the past two days,...

September 21, 2014


Bill Clinton drops grandchild hint

Nine months could be winding down to the last nine days.

September 21, 2014

'Ice Bucket' firefighter dies

A Kentucky firefighter has died, weeks after participating in an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that went horribly...

September 21, 2014

Watch explosives implode bridge

Demolition crews set a series of explosives to implode a bridge over a Tennessee interstate.

September 21, 2014


Survivalist sought in trooper killing

Authorities continued to search Sunday for the suspect in the ambush of two Pennsylvania state troopers...

September 21, 2014

SpaceX craft delivering 3-D printer

A spacecraft that launched early Sunday is transporting a 3-D printer that could change life on the International...

September 21, 2014

Garth Brooks is back!

Christi Paul speaks with country music legend Garth Brooks about his new tour after 10 years of hiatus. ...

September 21, 2014


'Honey Boo Boo' breakup

Honey Boo Boo's parents are calling it quits.

September 21, 2014

Opinion: Climate change is everybody's issue

Scientists are normally a pretty measured bunch. But in recent months, they've been resorting to some...

September 21, 2014

Bikini baristas brew controversy

A local coffee shop is brewing more than just caffeine, and the baristas are dressed in bikinis.

September 21, 2014