- Texas man arrested for powder-letter hoax
- Islamic State opens ‘marriage bureau’ for single jihadists
- Drone almost blocks California firefighting planes
- Tornado rips off roofs, downs trees near Boston
- GOP: Environmental rules keeping agents from accessing border
- John Kerry: Millions displaced by religious fighting in 2013
- Federal appeals court rules against Virginia’s gay marriage ban
- White House says Russia ‘losing’ war in Ukraine
- Hamas turns to North Korea for weapons deal, Iran for money
- Syrian casualties surge as jihadis consolidate
Topic - The New York Times
Republicans have a 60 percent chance of taking control of the Senate in mid-term elections this November, up from 54 percent in April, according to number-crunchers at The New York Times.
Google had begun mapping Liberty Island in New York Harbor.
Montana's newly appointed Democratic Sen. John Walsh plagiarized at least one third of his final thesis that earned him a master's degree at the United States Army War College, The New York Times revealed Wednesday.
Curt Gentry, one of the authors of "Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders," died in San Francisco at the age of 83, his brother just confirmed.
Hobby Lobby — the company that just beat back Obamacare's mandate to provide all types of contraceptive coverage to employees, even those believed by Christians to be abortifacients — has a new venture: Owners are building a Bible museum in downtown Washington, D.C.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and outspoken immigrant advocate Jose Antonio Vargas, an undocumented Filipino immigrant, was arrested Tuesday morning at a Border Patrol checkpoint in McAllen, Texas, as he tried to board a flight.
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that TV service Aereo violated copyright laws in a dispute with broadcasters.
Republicans charged President Obama with hypocrisy, after he attended a Super PAC fundraising party -- the same type of gathering he once disdained and slammed as a threat to open governance and a transparent political process.
Jill Abramson, former top editorial chief for the New York Times -- and the first female to hold the executive editor slot at the paper -- has rebounded from her firing and accepted an undergraduate teaching gig at Harvard University, starting this fall.
The liberal pundits, Republican elites, Democratic politicians and K Street lobbyists are having a hard time 'splainin' how Eric Cantor lost his seat in Virginia this week, since it couldn't have been about immigration.
Jill Abramson, who was abruptly fired last month as executive editor of The New York Times, will teach undergraduate courses in narrative nonfiction at Harvard University this fall.
"The Tea Party is finished: smashed, at last, by the power and dollars of the Republican establishment," a New York Times columnist giddily wrote. "The Tea Party," The Washington Post blared in a succinct headline, "is dead."
Last Monday, the Supreme Court provided invaluable aid to the Obama administration's campaign to hide evidence of federal abuses from Americans.
The left and right are beginning to criticize occupational licensing — saying it restricts freedom and hurts lower-income workers and consumers.
A New York City Bar Association study says cost shouldn't be a factor in the creation of a federally-funded public defender system for indigent immigrants facing deportation.