Was Adam Lanza’s Mother A Victim In Sandy Hook Tragedy?
January 30 2015 8:06 PM
Newtown, Connecticut, community members chose not to count Nancy Lanza as a victim, but mental-health experts see a more complicated picture.
Muslim Activists Respond To Texas Anti-Islam Protest
January 30 2015 3:20 PM
Rising Islamophobia, particularly among elected officials, is a concern for Muslim civil rights activists.
Mitt Romney Didn't See A Way To Win In 2016
January 30 2015 2:34 PM
A campaign would've been a "difficult test and a hard fight," he says. His own weaknesses and a strong pool made 2016 success unlikely.
US-Backed Syrian Rebels Overrun, Again
January 30 2015 1:21 PM
A defeat at the hands of an al Qaeda-linked group means foreign Islamist fighters can get into Syria more easily.
Obama Proposes $215M To Research Tailor-Made Drugs
January 30 2015 12:58 PM
Researchers hope a customized approach, using anonymized patient data, can lead to new treatments for cancer.
Full Text: Why Mitt Romney's Not Running For President
January 30 2015 11:17 AM
Here's the full text of Mitt Romney's remarks to top contributors on Friday. Romney won't run in 2016.
Mitt Romney Not Running In 2016
January 30 2015 10:54 AM
After a month of mulling, Mitt Romney said Friday that he will not be a candidate for president in 2016.
Western Economic Sanctions Ice Russia's Arctic Drilling Plans
January 30 2015 10:37 AM
Russian oil giant Rosneft won't drill in the Arctic this year -- a major blow to Russia's efforts to expand its much-needed oil revenue.
Sarcasm Will Not Be Detected At #SB49
January 30 2015 9:28 AM
The Secret Service will be monitoring social media during the big game — and they have software that can detect sarcasm (but they won't use it).
Kerry Could Visit Moscow To Discuss Ukraine Conflict: Report
January 30 2015 9:01 AM
If approved, the U.S. Secretary of State's trip could occur "in the coming days or weeks," a diplomatic source said.
Health Insurers Use Price Gimmicks In Obamacare To Discriminate Against Chronically Ill Patients: Analysts
January 30 2015 8:35 AM
Pricing mechanisms on the federal health marketplace may be meant to discourage HIV patients from enrolling in certain plans.
Mitt Romney To 'Update' 2016 Decision
January 30 2015 8:06 AM
It's unclear whether Romney's announcement Friday will be a presidential run, forming an exploratory committee or not running in 2016.
Pitting Warren Against Clinton
January 30 2015 6:07 AM
Thousands of Elizabeth Warren supporters will gather at events this weekend to urge her to enter the 2016 race.
Obama Mocks Romney's Sudden Concern For Poverty
January 30 2015 5:50 AM
In recent speeches, Mitt Romney has raised concerns about inequality and the middle class' plight, in stark contrast to his 2012 campaign.
Bronx Defenders Advocated Police Killing In Video, Investigation Finds
January 30 2015 4:45 AM
The video, citing Bronx Defenders as its sponsor, showed singers pointing guns at the head of a man pretending to be a police officer.
NY Senate Leader Under Federal Investigation: Report
January 30 2015 2:36 AM
A federal prosecutor is reportedly looking into Dean Skelos’ ties to the real estate industry and his sources of outside income.
FBI Adds Former Virginia Cab Driver To Its Most Wanted List
January 30 2015 2:09 AM
Liban Haji Mohamed has been accused of providing “material support and resources” to al Shabab, an al Qaeda-linked militant group in Somalia.
Obama Will 'Happily' Veto Bills Passed By GOP Congress
January 30 2015 12:02 AM
President Obama aimed some jabs at Republicans at a Democratic retreat in Philadelphia on Thursday.
Mentally Disabled Inmate Executed In Texas
January 29 2015 10:50 PM
Robert Ladd had an IQ of 67 and was deemed mentally retarded by a psychiatrist, according to defense attorneys.
Christie's Council Clears RGA Donor In Ethics Probe
January 29 2015 9:36 PM
The Christie-appointed Investment Council cleared Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker of violating rules involving N.J. pension investments.