Residency Issue Comes to the Fore in Key Races

Caitlin Huey-Burns, RCPLouisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu is one of the most vulnerable Democratic incumbents...

September 2, 2014

Atheist Call to Abort Disabled Is Doomed

Naomi Schaefer Riley, NY Post...

September 1, 2014

Why Rick Perry deleted a disparaging tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry deleted what was described as an "unauthorized tweet" from his verified...

September 1, 2014


Anarchy Looms in Libya

September 1, 2014

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


Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' Tweet - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' TweetNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthRick Perry's verified account...

September 2, 2014

Rick Perry Joins List Of Political Social Media “Fails” - CBS Local

Rick Perry Joins List Of Political Social Media “Fails”CBS LocalNORTH TEXAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – Governor...

September 1, 2014

Rick Perry takes back tweet - KSAT San Antonio

KSAT San AntonioRick Perry takes back tweetKSAT San AntonioTexas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account...

September 1, 2014


Jury to begin deliberations in ex-governor trial - Valley morning Star

W*USA 9Jury to begin deliberations in ex-governor trialValley morning StarRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal...

September 2, 2014

Cops: Groom, 2 others charged after wedding brawl - Greeneville Sun

Cops: Groom, 2 others charged after wedding brawlGreeneville SunPITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania...

September 2, 2014

Chicago school year to begin with more safety guards - Fox News

Fox NewsChicago school year to begin with more safety guardsFox NewsFILE - In this Aug. 26. 2013, file...

September 2, 2014


More storms roll through Midwest with hail, winds - Washington Post

Chron.comMore storms roll through Midwest with hail, windsWashington PostST. LOUIS — More strong storms...

September 2, 2014

Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin - U.S. News & World Report

Fox NewsDetroit's historic bankruptcy trial to beginU.S. News & World ReportIn this July 16, 2013...

September 2, 2014

School to begin in Chicago with more safety guards - Chron.com

Chron.comSchool to begin in Chicago with more safety guardsChron.comFILE - In this Aug. 26. 2013, file...

September 2, 2014


School to Begin in Chicago With More Safety Guards - ABC News

School to Begin in Chicago With More Safety GuardsABC NewsChicago children will walk past even more guards...

September 2, 2014

Colonie Labor Day event a picnic with purpose - Schenectady Gazette

NBC MontanaColonie Labor Day event a picnic with purposeSchenectady GazetteThe Solidarity Committee of the Capital...

September 2, 2014

Police wound carjacking suspect in NE Portland - Portland Tribune

Portland TribunePolice wound carjacking suspect in NE PortlandPortland TribunePhoto Credit: KOIN 6 NEWS...

September 1, 2014


In Maryland, a Soviet-Style Punishment for a Novelist

From the Dept. of Insane and Dangerous Overreactions to Fictional Threats: A 23-year-old teacher at...

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


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border? Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder spend nearly $1000 on erotic toys at ... ">Declaring that at the border? Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder spend nearly $1000 on erotic toys at ...

A source recently revealed to Us Weekly that Ian and Nikki 'moved in after three weeks', adding...

September 2, 2014

Possible Terror Brewing in Mexico

U.S. officials say, 'no,' but not everyone believes that's the case. ... United States and put private...

September 1, 2014

Editorial: How Congress can ease immigration crisis

The money would have been used to care for the children, pay overtime for U.S. Border Patrol agents,...

September 1, 2014


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Border chief: Valley crossings down, but could spike again"> Border chief: Valley crossings down, but could spike again

In San Antonio for a trade summit last week, U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske...

September 1, 2014

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border for 175 years">Fort Kent Blockhouse has guarded the border for 175 years

By 1838, fierce squabbles between British Canada and the U.S. over who ... men from both sides engaged...

September 1, 2014

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border ">IAF wing commander held for 'spying' near border

"The activities of Shekhar has made us suspicious right from his "so-called" wandering...

September 1, 2014


A Rabbi’s ‘Spiritual Playground’ Extends to the Surf

Rabbi Hanniel Levenson found an unusual way to minister to preteens this summer in the Hamptons: He started...

September 2, 2014

U.S. Troops Take Action On Militants In Somalia

Officials would not say where the operation, against a “senior operative” in the Shabab, took place...

September 2, 2014

Infrastructure Cracks as Los Angeles Defers Repairs

Los Angeles’s decaying roads, sidewalks and water system reflect the challenges many American cities...

September 2, 2014


Memo From Mexico City: Billboard Drives Home Extent of Corruption as Schools Suffer

In Mexico, which despite a healthy education budget has dilapidated schools, a billboard shows how much...

September 2, 2014

A Call for a Low-Carb Diet

In a finding that upends long-held notions about a healthy diet, a major study shows that avoiding carbohydrates...

September 1, 2014

Djokovic and Williams Advance at U.S. Open; Bouchard Loses

Serena Williams reached the quarterfinals at a major for the first time this year, but Eugenie Bouchard...

September 1, 2014


In Interviews, 3 Americans Held in North Korea Plead for U.S. Help

The three were interviewed by CNN and The Associated Press, and the choreography of the interviews suggested...

September 1, 2014

U.N. Rights Council Looks at ISIS Abuses in Iraq

The top United Nations advocate for children afflicted by war said ISIS was using them as informers,...

September 1, 2014

Obama Takes to Road to Push Rise in Minimum Wage

With the midterm elections in sight, President Obama went to Milwaukee to try to refocus attention on an economic...

September 1, 2014


Sidebar: The Dubious Sources of Some Supreme Court ‘Facts’

The justices are hungry for the data in amicus briefs, but a law professor argues that this is a perilous...

September 1, 2014

Burning Man 2014

Every year, participants in the Burning Man Festival descend on the playa of Nevada's Black Rock Desert...

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


Libyan Parliament Reappoints PM as Government Loses Grip on Ministries

Libya's House of Representatives reappointed Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni on Monday as the government...

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

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


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Ebola outreak threatens food security in hardest hit countries"> Ebola outreak threatens food security in hardest hit countries

The world's worst Ebola epidemic has put harvests at risk and sent food prices soaring in West Africa,...

September 2, 2014

Ebola outbreak could become a 'global crisis'">

Ebola outbreak could become a 'global crisis'">Liberia's President warns Ebola outbreak could become a 'global crisis'

By Shelby Lin Erdman CNN.com Mon September 1, 2014 (CNN) -- Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf...

September 2, 2014

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Ebola outbreak in Cambridgeshire">Hospitals prepare in case of Ebola outbreak in Cambridgeshire

Contingency plans have been put in place by Cambridgeshire health chiefs in case of an Ebola outbreak....

September 2, 2014


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

International Business Times UKGaza Strip: John Kerry Attempting to Revive Israeli-Palestinian Peace...

September 1, 2014

Israel calls on Eypt, Gulf states to help rebuild Gaza strip, disarm Hamas - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisIsrael calls on Eypt, Gulf states to help rebuild Gaza strip, disarm HamasDaily...

September 1, 2014

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

Toronto StarIsrael calls for Arab countries to help rebuild Gaza Strip and disarm militantsToronto Star“This...

August 31, 2014


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

Latin PostGaza Strip: Estimated to Take 20 Years and $6 Billion to Rebuild, Report SaysLatin PostGAZA...

August 31, 2014

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

CTV NewsIsrael calls for regional powers to join in rebuilding Gaza StripCTV NewsJERUSALEM -- Israel...

August 31, 2014

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

TheNewsTribune.comIsraeli fire on Gaza town raises war crimes claimTheNewsTribune.comFILE - In this Saturday,...

August 31, 2014


5 things you need to know Tuesday

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.        

September 2, 2014

Americans detained in North Korea call for U.S. help

Americans detained in N. Korea speak to media, ask for government help        

September 1, 2014

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


Obama rallies Wisconsin workers at Labor Day festival

Obama touts jobs numbers at Milwaukee labor festival        

September 1, 2014

Mom, three kids among Colo. plane crash victims

THE NTSB and FAA are launching an investigation into the crash.        

September 1, 2014

Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

Islamic State group becomes Arab satire target        

September 1, 2014


Report: 21 states don't meet emergency prep standards for kids

A new report judges states based on their regulations of emergency preparedness programs in schools and childcares.        

September 1, 2014

Deadly shootings rock NYC holiday parade route

Hours before New York City's West Indian Day Parade stepped off Monday, police reported multiple shootings...

September 1, 2014

Cross at Indiana state park prompts atheist protest

State deciding if wood carving can remain in park dedicated to veterans.        

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

L.A. Mayor proposes $13.25 minimum wage

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti proposes raising minimum wage from $9 to $13.25 by 2017        

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

Senegal monitors contacts of first Ebola patient

Senegal monitors Ebola patient's contacts        

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