In China, VPN Outages Part Of Bigger Cybersecurity Crackdown
January 23 2015 3:47 PM
China is trying to take the reins in controlling the wild Web by beefing up the Great Firewall.
Trans-Pacific Partnership Text Isn't Secret, Just Restricted: US
January 23 2015 3:42 PM
U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman defended the proposed TPP deal against charges of secrecy.
Campaign Cash The Reason For Earlier Conventions In 2016
January 23 2015 2:26 PM
Both Democrats and Republicans say the reason they're moving their nominating conventions up earlier than usual to July is simple — money.
Family Of NJ Man Killed By Cop Tells Sharpton To Butt Out
January 23 2015 1:17 PM
The man's widow said the activist's help was "not needed" and asked a local group to continue its work on the shooting case.
American Indian Groups Release New Ad Ahead Of Super Bowl
January 23 2015 12:36 PM
The name-change campaign is relying on social media buzz to generate publicity, as the ad isn't expected to run during the broadcast of the big game.
Phoenix Legalizes Public Drinking For Super Bowl
January 23 2015 11:40 AM
Beginning Tuesday, streets will be blocked, and revelers can start drinking on streets and sidewalks.
Blackstone CEO Says More Money Won't Improve Public Education
January 23 2015 10:45 AM
The U.S. private equity investor also called for unpaid labor at public schools.
Saudi King's Death Won't Change Oil Policies, Experts Say
January 23 2015 10:26 AM
Though global prices jumped on the news of Abdullah's death, experts expect a smooth transition and no big policy changes.
5 Fast Facts About The Shooting Of 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle
January 23 2015 9:46 AM
Eddie Ray Routh will stand trail next month for the 2013 killing of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.
Cuban Dissidents Face Beatings, Arbitrary Arrests
January 23 2015 9:25 AM
All media outlets in Cuba are tightly controlled by the government, which inhibits access to outside information.
US Teen Recruited By ISIS To Be Sentenced On Conspiracy Charge
January 23 2015 8:48 AM
Authorities say Shannon Conley wanted to marry a man she met online who said he was fighting with Islamic extremists.
Marco Rubio Is Getting Ready To Run For President
January 23 2015 8:14 AM
Rubio has tapped Anna Rogers, the finance director for American Crossroads, to help him raise cash for a White House bid.
Islamic Militants Rejoice Over Saudi King's Death
January 23 2015 8:02 AM
Islamic militants and their supporters celebrated the monarch's death and posted tweets slamming Abdullah, The Associated Press reported.
US Journalist Jailed For Hacking-Related Offenses
January 23 2015 1:57 AM
Barrett Brown, 33, was found guilty of being an accessory to unauthorized access of a protected network and threatening a federal agent.
Russia, US Nuclear Cooperation To Continue
January 23 2015 1:23 AM
Rosatom said that cooperation between the two nations "cannot and should not depend on situational changes of political environment."
Prince Andrew Publicly Denies Sex Allegations
January 23 2015 12:59 AM
The prince's denial came as court documents revealed that his accuser's lawyers have requested to interview him under oath.
UN Gathers To Discuss 'Global Problem' Of Anti-Semitism
January 22 2015 8:01 PM
In his keynote address to the General Assembly, French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy denounced the “plague" of anti-Jewish violence.
House Mulls ‘Toughest Border Security Bill Ever’
January 22 2015 5:04 PM
House Republicans are having trouble uniting over a bill addressing one of their biggest concerns: border security.
Charge For Carbon Emissions While Oil Is Cheap, Panelists Urge
January 22 2015 4:05 PM
"Closing the Climate Deal" panelists in Davos said politicians should capitalize on falling oil prices and slap a fee on carbon emissions.
Eric Holder's Civil Rights Legacy Built On Little-Known Reforms
January 22 2015 4:00 PM
Despite not prosecuting a well-known case of perceived police brutality, meaningful law enforcement reforms occurred under his watch.