Big Data and Chicago's Traffic-cam Scandal

Holman Jenkins, WSJ...

September 1, 2014

Why Uber Must Be Stopped

Andrew Leonard, SalonWhat is Uber? A paragon of free market efficiency and technological innovation serving...

August 31, 2014

Gubernatorial Race Nasty & Expensive

August 31, 2014


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


Rick Perry's Twitter Account Sends Out 'Unauthorized' Meme - Mashable

Rick Perry's Twitter Account Sends Out 'Unauthorized' MemeMashableTexas Governor Rick Perry's...

September 1, 2014

Rick Perry Twitter account touts DA as 'most drunk Democrat in Texas' - Los Angeles Times

Dallas Morning NewsRick Perry Twitter account touts DA as 'most drunk Democrat in Texas'Los Angeles...

September 1, 2014

Rick Perry removes 'unauthorized' tweet about Rosemary Lehmberg - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsRick Perry removes 'unauthorized' tweet about Rosemary LehmbergDallas Morning...

September 1, 2014


Florida power utilities fear return of 'Green Governor' Crist - Reuters

ReutersFlorida power utilities fear return of 'Green Governor' CristReutersMIAMI (Reuters) - When...

September 1, 2014

New Hampshire Police Searching for Men Who Tried Kidnapping College Student - ABC News

New Hampshire Police Searching for Men Who Tried Kidnapping College StudentABC NewsPolice in New Hampshire...

September 1, 2014

Todd English, celebrity chef, arrested for DWI in Long Island - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsTodd English, celebrity chef, arrested for DWI in Long IslandNew York Daily NewsCelebrity...

September 1, 2014


Labor Day: Congress must take action to protect workers, not Big Labor - Fox News

Fox NewsLabor Day: Congress must take action to protect workers, not Big LaborFox NewsThe U.S. economy...

September 1, 2014

Media coverage of Michael Brown shooting exposes underlying prejudice - The Guardian

NBCNews.comMedia coverage of Michael Brown shooting exposes underlying prejudiceThe GuardianIn the wake...

September 1, 2014

Arson Suspect Found Holding Lighter Inside Burning Dana Point Building ... - KTLA

KTLAArson Suspect Found Holding Lighter Inside Burning Dana Point Building ...KTLAA 27-year-old man was arrested...

September 1, 2014


Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights - Westfield Republican

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flightsWestfield RepublicanPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Severe thunderstorms...

September 1, 2014

Labor Day anxiety: Will wages ever start rising? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

New York Daily NewsLabor Day anxiety: Will wages ever start rising? (+video)Christian Science MonitorDespite...

September 1, 2014

Controversial tweet posted on Gov. Perry's account - KTRK-TV

USA TODAYControversial tweet posted on Gov. Perry's accountKTRK-TVThis is what what sent out on Gov....

September 1, 2014


Let's Just Do Autumn Resolutions

"Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall," Fitzgerald wrote in The Great Gatsby. It's...

September 1, 2014

It's Still Not the End of History

Most of us in the West are liberals, whether we admit it or not. We want equal rights for all, reject...

September 1, 2014

California High-Speed Rail No. 10: Palate Cleanser

As a reminder, this is No. 10 in a series on the proposed north-south California High-Speed Rail system,...

August 31, 2014


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September 1, 2014


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September 1, 2014


Beijing’s Stance Has Democrats in Hong Kong Facing Tough Choices

Students and organizers plan strikes, legal obstruction and a sit-in after the national legislature placed...

September 1, 2014

Libya's Elected Parliament Asks Abdullah Al-Thinni to Form New Government-Lawmaker

Libya's elected parliament, the House of Representatives, asked Abdullah al-Thinni on Monday to form...

September 1, 2014

As Ukraine Talks Resume, Putin and Poroshenko Trade Barbs

Mediators held talks on the Ukrainian conflict on Monday, even as President Vladimir V. Putin accused...

September 1, 2014


More Workers Are Claiming ‘Wage Theft’

A flood of recent lawsuits and government enforcement actions accuse employers across the country of violating...

September 1, 2014

Tony Stewart Returns to Sprint Cup Series and Lots of Support

Stewart was to compete in the Oral-B USA 500 on Sunday night following a three-week hiatus from racing...

September 1, 2014

Desperately Dry California Tries to Curb Private Drilling for Water

Farmers have long believed that landowners controlled groundwater, but the state legislature passed new controls...

September 1, 2014


A Casino Closes Amid Tears and Questions About Atlantic City’s Direction

Showboat, a New Orleans-themed casino owned by Caesars Entertainment, closed on Sunday at 4 p.m. Revel...

September 1, 2014

Millionaire Chess to Hit Las Vegas, in Gambit to Raise Game’s Profile With Big Prizes

The tournament is intended to be the first step in a multiyear plan to organize and run tournaments with...

September 1, 2014

One Judge to Decide the Future of Detroit

In a trial set to open on Tuesday, nothing short of this city’s future is at stake, with a judge to decide...

August 31, 2014


A Favorite Falls As Wozniacki Tops Sharapova

Caroline Wozniacki, who had not advanced past the Open’s fourth round since 2011, threw one more wrench...

August 31, 2014

Libyans Overrun Compound Abandoned by U.S. Embassy in Tripoli

A video circulating online Sunday showed gleeful trespassers diving off a balcony into a pool in the residential...

August 31, 2014

Libyans Overrun Compound Abandoned by U.S. Embassy in Tripoli

A video circulating online Sunday showed gleeful trespassers diving off a balcony into a pool in the residential...

August 31, 2014


Police Officer and Gunman Are Wounded in Brooklyn Shooting

The authorities said that a man being pursued by the police shot one officer in the leg and was in turn...

August 31, 2014

U.S. and Iran Unlikely Allies in Iraq Battle

The fight for Amerli appeared to mark the first time American warplanes and militias backed by Iran were...

August 31, 2014

Putin Urges Talks on Greater Autonomy for Eastern Ukraine

In an interview Sunday, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia veered between veiled threats and demands...

August 31, 2014


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Gaza Strip: John Kerry Attempting to Revive Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks - International Business Times UK

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September 1, 2014

Israel calls for Arab countries to help rebuild Gaza Strip and disarm militants - Toronto Star

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August 31, 2014

Gaza Strip: Estimated to Take 20 Years and $6 Billion to Rebuild, Report Says - Latin Post

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Israel calls for regional powers to join in rebuilding Gaza Strip - CTV News

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Israeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claim - MiamiHerald.com

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Rebuilding Gaza Strip could take 20 years - Buenos Aires Herald

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Texting while driving, woman impaled through buttocks

Pole pierces woman's car, body as she's running late to a business meeting.        

September 1, 2014

How Chinese millionaires are buying their way out of China

There's a going trend among China's richest to use their wealth to live abroad by buying investment visas.        

September 1, 2014

Britain to unveil tougher anti-terror laws

London is concerned British Islamic extremists in Iraq and Syria may try to return home.        

September 1, 2014


Pakistani police, protesters clash anew in capital

Protesters want Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign.        

September 1, 2014

Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

Pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech, Monday.        

September 1, 2014

Partial building collapse in Paris suburb kills 2

Philippe Galli, Seine-Saint-Denis prefect, said the explosion was "most probably" the result of a gas leak.        

August 31, 2014


Bikini barista-stand owner faces prostitution charge

Prosecutors: Owner made more than $2M in 3 years because her baristas were also selling sex acts.        

August 31, 2014

Detroit's bankruptcy battle begins

Detroit faces extraordinary pressure to prove grand bargain to resolve bankruptcy is fair.        

August 31, 2014

Author, journalist Charles Bowden dies at 69

The hard-boiled investigative journalist had become an expert on the U.S. drug war.        

August 31, 2014


Miss. scam artist who targeted elderly nabbed in Calif.

Gina Palasini stole the life savings of her victims and evaded justice for years.        

August 31, 2014

Oil tanker 'vanishes' with $100M cargo off Texas

Kurdish ship carries crude that may legally belong to Iraq        

August 31, 2014

Checks to Erin Corwin's rescue team stolen from mailbox

Money was intended for volunteers who discovered Marine's wife's body in desert mineshaft.        

August 31, 2014


Dumpster dining: Environmentalist fights food waste

Activist dumpster dives for edible food in each city, then shows how much is wasted.        

August 31, 2014

Iraqi forces break militant siege after U.S. airstrikes

Iraqi forces entered the town Sunday, Army spokesman Lt. Gen. Qassim al-Moussawi said.        

August 31, 2014

Economic sanctions spare Western-tied Russian fund

Western business connections complicating efforts to bring sanctions against execs, companies aligned...

August 31, 2014


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September 1, 2014

Five dead in Colorado small plane crash

September 1, 2014

Putin calls for talks on east Ukraine 'statehood' as Kiev forces retreat

RUSSIAN PRESIDENT Vladimir Putin says that cease-fire talks set to start Monday should solve the issue...

September 1, 2014


South Korea says North fires new projectile into sea - ALS Ice Bucket Challenge hits Pyongyang

September 1, 2014

Police say inmates used grandmother's coffin to smuggle marijuana

September 1, 2014

JLaw victim of nude pic hack

September 1, 2014


'OUT OF CONTROL' US doctor takes on Ebola with faith, technology

VIDEO: What happened to Ebola outbreak coverage? UN says number of Ebola cases could reach 20,000US colleges...

September 1, 2014

Coal industry dealt another setback as Oregon blocks export plan

September 1, 2014

STEWART TO START NASCAR star returns to racing after fatal crash

VIDEO: Tony Stewart returns to racing today VIDEO: Inside Tony Stewart's return to racing VIDEO: Emotional...

August 31, 2014


Dozens of police agencies report loss of Pentagon-supplied military weapons - Group's lesson plan on Ferguson shooting cites Black Panther platform - VIDEO: 'Kelly File' reviews shooting timeline

August 31, 2014

'IT'S NOT THE END' Coal industry dealt blow as Ore. blocks export plan

Obama reportedly plotting end-run around Congress on climate changeVIDEO: How climate change may impact...

August 31, 2014

TOUGH-MINDED PLAN Cruz wants to bomb ISIS 'back to the Stone Age'

VIDEO: Lawmakers becoming more vocal over ISIS threat OPINION: Cameron stands up to Islamists —...

August 31, 2014


US in 'free fall': Rogers says inertia on ISIS shows Obama 'withdrawn'

REP. MIKE ROGERS, near left, chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, says President...

August 31, 2014

Islamic militia group says it has 'secured' US compound in Libya

August 31, 2014

Bon Jovi reportedly axed from group bidding for Bills

August 31, 2014