- Airstrikes Would Be Obama’s Boldest Move Yet In Iraq Crisis
August 07 2014 4:15 PM
The White House has delayed military action in Iraq, but is now considering airstrikes against IS.
- Federal Money To Fight Wildfires Is Running Out Despite Cost-Saving Prison Inmate Firefighters
August 07 2014 3:22 PM
Even using low paid prisoners as firefighters, the U.S. government is running out of money budgeted to fight northwest wildfires.
- Palestinians Winning The Hearts And Minds Of US Millennials
August 07 2014 2:52 PM
Young people are more likely than other demographic groups to support the Palestinians and blame Israel for the conflict.
- Racial Politics Surround Ebola Crisis
August 07 2014 2:36 PM
Some doctors are suggesting experimental vaccines aren't being distributed widely enough because the patients happen to be African.
- Banned In Russia: Coca-Cola, Cheese And Fruit
August 07 2014 9:16 AM
Russians are mourning their favorite imported food products after Russia announced a ban on food and agricultural imports from the EU and U.S.
- Snowden Gets 3 More Years In Russia
August 07 2014 7:02 AM
Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden can stay in Russia for three more years, his lawyer said Thursday.
- US Homeland Security Contractor Reports Cyberattack
August 06 2014 10:36 PM
The Department of Homeland Secuirty suffered a security breach after the company they use for background checks was apparently hacked.
- Campbell's Clarifies: No Meat Used In V8 And Tomato Soup
August 06 2014 6:44 PM
Campbell's Soup addressed a brewing controversy Wednesday, stating that the company uses no meat or animal-derived ingredients in its V8 or tomato soup products.
- Opposition To Pot Reform = Big Money For Pharmaceuticals
August 06 2014 5:54 PM
Pharmaceutical companies are among the biggest supporters of lobby groups that challenge marijuana law reform.
- Wife Of NYPD Chokehold Whistleblower Charged With Assault
August 06 2014 4:40 PM
Her arrest came just a few days after her 22-year-old husband was arrested on Saturday.
- The Afghanistan War's Heavy Toll
August 06 2014 2:41 PM
Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene is only one of Operation Enduring Freedom's 2,202 U.S. casualties in Afghanistan.
- Racist Laser Show Wishes Obama A Sardonic 'Happy Birthday'
August 06 2014 2:24 PM
A Russian activist group mocked Barack Obama with a projection in which the president swallowed a banana.
- Ex-NSA Boss Says He's 'Just A Cyber Guy,' But Major Questions Abound
August 06 2014 1:04 PM
U.S. lawmakers have had to remind former NSA Director Keith Alexander that revealing secrets for profit is a felony.
- Illegal Immigration At 40-Year Low, But Border Crossing Still Kills
August 06 2014 12:58 PM
Arizona's harsh desert is treacherous terrain for migrants, who die by the hundreds trying to cross into the US, even as overall numbers fall.
- Charity For Troops Also Funds Tea Party Consultants: ProPublica
August 06 2014 11:42 AM
A ProPublica investigation examines the ties between charity Move America Forward and the Tea Party.
- A Hedge Fund Fox In Journalism's Henhouse?
August 06 2014 10:41 AM
A hedge fund billionaire spending big on state politics is now funding journalism about money in state politics.
- Demand For Air Travel Still Sky-High
August 06 2014 10:35 AM
The latest data shows air travel demand is up from last year, but risks loom — including the impact of Ebola.
- Christie Loses Garden State To Clinton In 2016: Poll
August 06 2014 8:21 AM
A plurality of New Jersey voters don't even want Chris Christie to run for president.
- WHO Panel Could Brand Ebola An International Emergency
August 06 2014 2:00 AM
The disease has engulfed Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria, killing 887 people and infecting more than 1,600 people so far.
- Kansas, Michigan Republican Primary Results
August 06 2014 1:08 AM
Pat Roberts won in Kansas and Dave Trott won in Michigan in the 2014 Congressional primary elections.