Daily News Article Archive

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May 2016

5/27/2016 - How to commemorate Memorial Day - USMemorialDay.org

5/26/2016 - Obama administration targets spying threat on campus - Reuters

5/25/2016 - Google lobbyists’ White House visits - CNBC

5/24/2016 - Portland school board bans climate change-denying materials - Portland Tribune

5/23/2016 - Israel’s risk-based approach to airport security - London's Daily Telegraph

5/20/2016 - Hackers target presidential candidates, U.S. spy chief says - Reuters

5/19/2016 - Police see promise in high-tech ‘GPS bullets’ - UK Daily Mail

5/18/2016 - Medal of Valor awarded to 13 at White House - Associated Press

5/17/2016 - Senate Bill Calls for Women to Register for Draft in 2018 - NJ.com

5/16/2016 - U.S. Navy Poised to Take Ownership of its Largest Warship - Associated Press

5/13/2016 - U.S. activates Romanian missile defense site, angering Russia - Reuters

5/12/2016 - Prince Harry Brings Invictus Games to Florida - VOA

5/11/2016 - Push for $15 Raises Pay–and Tensions - The Wall Street Journal

5/10/2016 - Student off-campus speech and the First Amendment - Constitution Center at YahooNews

5/9/2016 - FDA unveils new regulations on e-cigarettes - CBS News

5/6/2016 - Yom HaShoah 2016: Remembering those killed during the Nazi Holocaust - UK Metro News

5/5/2016 - Facebook and the News - Gizmodo

5/4/2016 - U.S. families struggling with teens’ phone use - Reuters

5/3/2016 - ‘Reckless’ Russian fliers continue to taunt American jets - New York Post

5/2/2016 - Kansas governor withdraws from Syrian refugee program - Reuters

April 2016

4/29/2016 - Three linked to San Bernardino terrorist charged with marriage fraud - Reuters

4/27/2016 - Federal judge upholds voter ID law in North Carolina - Reuters

4/26/2016 - Cruz and Kasich unite to take down Donald Trump - NY Post

4/25/2016 - Speed-Camera Debate Ramps Up - The Wall Street Journal

4/22/2016 - Fight Over Delegate Rules Escalates for Both Parties - The Wall Street Journal

4/21/2016 - Obama meets Saudi king with Iran on agenda - Reuters

4/20/2016 - Thirty years on, Chernobyl remembered by Philadelphia-area Ukrainians - Philly.com

4/19/2016 - Construction Unions’ Grip on NYC Begins to Show Cracks - The Wall Street Journal

4/18/2016 - Iran Ignores Visa Applications from U.S. Congressmen - The Washington Free Beacon

4/15/2016 - Russian jets make ‘simulated attack’ passes near U.S. destroyer - Reuters

4/14/2016 - Gambling only a short-term fix for cash-starved states: study - Reuters

4/11/2016 - VA bosses in 7 states falsified vets’ wait times for care - Reuters and USA Today

4/8/2016 - White House declines to support encryption legislation - Reuters

4/7/2016 - McCain: War against ISIS turning into Vietnam - The Hill

4/6/2016 - US military gives go ahead to ‘Gremlin’ drones - UK Daily Mail

4/5/2016 - Panama Papers explained - New York Daily News

4/4/2016 - CA parents planned one-day boycott over school year start date - Orange County Register

4/1/2016 - Pentagon wages cyberwar against Islamic State - Los Angeles Times

March 2016

3/31/2016 - Some superdelegates vow to back Clinton even if Sanders wins NY primary - NY Daily News

3/30/2016 - Marines forming new cyberwarrior unit - Stars and Stripes

3/29/2016 - Brave British travelers treated at Belgian hospital for ‘severe battlefield’ wounds - London's Daily Telegraph

3/25/2016 - Police officer: protesters were ‘the most hateful…people I’ve ever seen’ - The Washington Post

3/24/2016 - Report: Israeli company helping FBI crack iPhone security - Israel's YNet News

3/23/2016 - Supreme Court rejects suit against Colorado over marijuana law - Reuters and Los Angeles Times

3/22/2016 - Cuba arrests dozens of human rights protesters before Obama’s arrival - USA Today

3/21/2016 - Justice Department Policing Tactic Guarded as ‘Classified’? - The Wall Street Journal

3/18/2016 - Outmoded U.S. immigration system poses security risk: study - Reuters

3/17/2016 - ISIS Documents Identify Thousands Of Jihadis - Britain's Sky News

3/16/2016 - 5 years later, Japan still struggles to recover from tsunami disaster - USA Today

3/15/2016 - Vermont legislature on track to be first in U.S. to legalize marijuana - Reuters

3/14/2016 - Carson becomes second candidate to back Trump - London's Daily Telegraph

3/11/2016 - Three-time champion Seavey in lead halfway through Alaska’s Iditarod - Reuters

3/10/2016 - Biden criticizes Palestinians for not condemning attack - The Washington Post

3/9/2016 - Ray Tomlinson, creator of email, dies - KDVR.com

3/8/2016 - Former first lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94 - Reuters

3/7/2016 - After a year in space, Scott Kelly returns 2 inches taller - USA Today

3/4/2016 - DoD ‘Hack the Pentagon’ competition - Fox News/AP

3/3/2016 - See That Billboard? It May See You, Too - The New York Times

3/2/2016 - Massive IRS data breach much bigger than first thought - CBS News

3/1/2016 - Voter turnout varies drastically between parties - CBS News

February 2016

2/29/2016 - U.S. test-fires ICBMs to stress its power to Russia, North Korea - Reuters

2/26/2016 - Archaeologists dig up fabrics dating back to Kings David and Solomon - Haaretz

2/25/2016 - Largest ever US-South Korea military drill planned as a ‘warning to Pyongyang’ - London's Daily Telegraph

2/24/2016 - U.S., Russia Agree on Cease-Fire for Syria - The New York Post

2/23/2016 - Russia wants to fly hi-tech spy planes over U.S. - CBS News

2/22/2016 - NJ Cuban-Americans Speak Out Against Obama Visit - PolitickerNJ.com

2/19/2016 - Hospital explains decision to pay ransom to hackers - CBS News

2/18/2016 - Apple refuses to unlock phone of San Bernardino terrorist - WREG News 3 Memphis

2/17/2016 - Supreme Court Memorializes Justice Antonin Scalia - The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal

2/16/2016 - Without Antonin Scalia, what’s next for the Supreme Court? - CBS News

2/12/2016 - Presidents Day 2016

2/11/2016 - Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea - Agence France-Presse

2/10/2016 - Thousands of voters confused by ‘independent’ party name - Boston Globe

2/9/2016 - Russian firepower helps Syrian forces edge toward Turkey border - Reuters

2/8/2016 - Killing the Working Class at Wal-Mart - The Wall Street Journal

2/5/2016 - Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders battle over meaning of ‘progressive’ - USA Today

2/4/2016 - FBI joins probe of Flint, Michigan’s lead contaminated water - Reuters

2/3/2016 - U.S. Warship Sails Near Island Claimed by China - The Wall Street Journal

2/2/2016 - Driverless cars work great in sunny California. But how about in a blizzard? - The Washington Post

2/1/2016 - Walmart closures a “double blow” for many frustrated residents - CBS News

January 2016

1/29/2016 - United States eases trade restrictions with Cuba - BBC News

1/28/2016 - Wounded Warrior Project accused of wasting donation money - CBS News

1/27/2016 - Air Force Reminds Commanders: Conceal-Carry, Open-Carry OK on Base - Military.com

1/26/2016 - Last-Minute Democratic Town Hall With Clinton, Sanders and O’Malley - The Wrap at YahooNews and The Street

1/25/2016 - U.S. Tightens Visa-Waiver Rules Following Terror Attacks - The Wall Street Journal

1/22/2016 - Kerry: Some Iran sanctions relief likely to go to terrorists - AP at Times of Israel

1/21/2016 - Iraq’s Oldest Christian Monastery Destroyed by Islamic State - Associated Press

1/20/2016 - Supreme Court will review Obama’s immigration executive actions - CBS News

1/19/2016 - Students upset with Wisconsin’s ban on game chants - NBC's KARE11 Minneapolis/St. Paul

1/18/2016 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016

1/15/2016 - Ringling Bros. ending elephant acts - AP at The New York Post

1/14/2016 - 2016 State of the State addresses

1/13/2016 - U.S. Border Agents To Inspect U.S.-Bound Trucks On Mexican Soil - CBS Dallas Fort Worth

1/12/2016 - In final State of Union, Obama aims to define his presidency - Associated Press

1/11/2016 - The story behind the tent on Alabama’s football sideline - USA Today

December 2015

12/18/2015 - Merry Christmas – back on Jan. 11

12/17/2015 - Congress Poised to Lift Oil Export Ban - The Texas Tribune

12/16/2015 - Secret Policy Blocks Agents From Looking at Social Media of Visa Applicants - ABC News

12/15/2015 - U.S. Army changing dog tags for first time in 40 years - CNN and Army Times

12/14/2015 - GOP preparing for contested convention - The Washington Post

12/11/2015 - Hero soldier who lost all his limbs finds purpose inspiring other amputees - New York Post

12/10/2015 - Study: chemicals in e-cigs linked to lung disease - KFOR.com

12/9/2015 - Trump: Ban all Muslim travel to the U.S. - Reuters

12/8/2015 - Largest destroyer built for Navy headed to sea for testing - The Boston Herald

12/7/2015 - Google accused of spying on students in FTC privacy complaint - The Wall Street Journal

12/4/2015 - American WWII vet becomes first soldier honored for saving Jews - CBS News

12/3/2015 - Joint Chiefs chairman: ‘We have not contained’ ISIS - The Hill

12/2/2015 - Obama Ignores ‘Wrap-It-Up’ Beeps, Talks and Talks at Climate Summit - NBC News

12/1/2015 - Ben Carson meets with Syrians at refugee camps in Jordan - YahooNews

November 2015

11/30/2015 - Casinos Seek Labor Law Exemption - The Wall Street Journal

11/23/2015 - Thanksgiving 2015

11/20/2015 - Rising Rates Pose Challenge to Health Law - The Wall Street Journal

11/19/2015 - Paris Attacks Fuel Debate Over Spying - The Wall Street Journal

11/18/2015 - Republicans to Obama: Keep Syrian refugees out - CNN

11/17/2015 - CIA chief warns Islamic State may have other attacks ready - Reuters

11/16/2015 - Army captain who tackled suicide bomber gets Medal of Honor - New York Post

11/13/2015 - Calorie counts on menus aren’t working, new research shows - Politico New York

11/12/2015 - Obama’s executive action on immigration blocked - Associated Press

11/11/2015 - Veterans Day 2015

11/10/2015 - Obama kills the Keystone Pipeline - Reuters

11/9/2015 - Bernie Sanders Takes Gloves Off Against Hillary Clinton - The Wall Street Journal

11/6/2015 - TX Governor Abbott issues warning over immigrant detentions - Reuters and IB Times

11/5/2015 - Weapons smuggled past TSA screeners with ease: officials - New York Post

11/4/2015 - Republican Campaigns Take Greater Control Over Debate Formats - NPR

11/3/2015 - Voters Weigh Taxes, Wages and Legalizing Pot - The Wall Street Journal

11/2/2015 - U.S. to deploy special forces to Syria in about-face for Obama - London's Daily Telegraph

October 2015

10/30/2015 - Walmart seeks to test drones for home delivery, pickup - Reuters

10/29/2015 - Why NYC is banning synthetic marijuana - CBS News

10/28/2015 - Angry China shadows U.S. warship near man-made islands - Reuters

10/27/2015 - Russian subs near undersea cables concerns U.S. - London's Daily Mirror and The NY Times

10/26/2015 - 24 states sue Obama over coal plant emissions rule - The Hill

10/23/2015 - Marijuana use, disorders doubled since 2001 - Reuters

10/22/2015 - HS students arrested for hacking into school computer system - NY's WPIX11 TV

10/21/2015 - Carson, Trump request Secret Service protection - AP and CNN

10/20/2015 - Drone Close Calls Spur Government to Require Registration - ABC News

10/19/2015 - McDonald’s franchisees say all-day breakfast is a nightmare - Business Insider

10/16/2015 - POWs visit Japan for 70th anniversary of the end of World War II - Daily Mail and AP

10/15/2015 - Supreme Court tells lawyers: Stand in line yourselves. - The Washington Post

10/14/2015 - 8th grader suspended for wearing patriotic T-shirt - KATU News

10/13/2015 - Podium on standby for Biden in first Democratic presidential debate - London's Daily Mail

10/12/2015 - Columbus Day 2015

10/9/2015 - U.S. Rules Out Cooperation With Russia - The Wall Street Journal

10/8/2015 - Justice Department set to free 6,000 prisoners - The Washington Post

10/7/2015 - Twelve Countries Reach Trans-Pacific Partnership Deal - VOA News

10/6/2015 - Historic rainfall pounds South Carolina - CBS News

10/5/2015 - Remains of WWII Marine returned home - KnoxNews.com

10/2/2015 - Russian Airstrike in Syria Targeted CIA-Backed Rebels, not ISIS - The Wall Street Journal

10/1/2015 - Pope secretly met Kentucky clerk over gay marriage licenses - CBS News

September 2015

9/30/2015 - Obama, Putin spar over Syria - Reuters

9/29/2015 - Hackers stole 5.6 million US fingerprints – more than estimated - CNN Money

9/28/2015 - Obama Arrives In NYC For UN General Assembly - CBS New York

9/25/2015 - Pope delivers political message on immigration, tolerance to Congress - CNN

9/24/2015 - 6 key issues awaiting Xi and Obama in Washington - CBS News

9/23/2015 - Ex-Peanut Executive Sentenced to 28 Years in Prison for Salmonella Coverup - The Wall Street Journal

9/22/2015 - U.S. to Boost Refugee Intake by 30,000 Over Two Years - The Wall Street Journal

9/21/2015 - New prosthetic arm can restore lost sense of touch - CNET

9/18/2015 - 50 Spies Say ISIS Intelligence Was Cooked - The Daily Beast

9/17/2015 - Price Tag of Bernie Sanders’s Proposals - The Wall Street Journal

9/16/2015 - Ben Carson ‘not worried’ by Trump - London's Daily Telegraph

9/14/2015 - All-male infantry units outperform teams with women - USA Today

9/11/2015 - Commemorating 9/11

9/10/2015 - Hillary Clinton on Private Email: ‘That Was a Mistake. I’m Sorry’ - ABC News

9/9/2015 - Obama orders government contractors to offer paid sick leave - Reuters

9/8/2015 - U.S. heroes to be honored this week - Reuters

May 2015

5/29/2015 - 35 years after Mount St. Helens eruption, nature returns - CBS News

5/28/2015 - Criminals gain access to taxpayers’ personal information - Fortune

5/27/2015 - Obama Rethinks Strategy on ISIS - The Wall Street Journal

5/26/2015 - Senate blocks measures to extend NSA program - CNN

5/22/2015 - Memorial Day 2015 - USMemorialDay .org

5/21/2015 - Obama Calls for Restricting Military Gear to Local Police - The Wall Street Journal

5/20/2015 - Texas Prohibits Local Fracking Bans - The Wall Street Journal

5/19/2015 - Harvard Accused of Bias Against Asian-Americans - The Wall Street Journal

5/18/2015 - Secret Service Arrests Man After Drone Flies Near White House - The New York Times

5/15/2015 - SC teen banned from flying flag on truck sparks protests, change - New York Daily News

5/14/2015 - Iran warns US against stopping Yemen-bound aid ship - Agence France-Presse

5/13/2015 - U.S. denies snub by Persian Gulf leaders skipping Obama’s summit - Los Angeles Times

5/12/2015 - NFL was paid to honor National Guard? - NJ.com

5/11/2015 - How a college term paper led to a constitutional amendment - Yahoo News

5/8/2015 - NSA phone surveillance not authorized - Reuters

5/7/2015 - California bill to end ‘beliefs’ exemption for vaccines - Reuters

5/6/2015 - Clinton, Democratic opponents to debate 6 times - CNN and NY Daily News

5/5/2015 - Supreme Court prods Obama administration in marijuana dispute - Christian Science Monitor

5/4/2015 - U.S. Navy Starts to Accompany Ships in Strait Where Iran Seized Cargo Carrier - The Wall Street Journal

5/1/2015 - The history-making, chaotic evacuation of Saigon 40 years later - CNN

April 2015

4/30/2015 - Baltimore’s businesses fear investment, tourism will be hit - Reuters

4/28/2015 - Wal-Mart suddenly closed 5 stores and laid off thousands of workers - Business Insider

4/27/2015 - Franchisees upset over McDonald’s wage increase - Business Insider

4/24/2015 - Judge OKs 65-year deal over NFL concussions - The Washington Post

4/23/2015 - Supreme Court Curbs Drug-Sniffing Dogs During Traffic Stops - The Wall Street Journal

4/22/2015 - Disaster Plans for Oil Trains - The Wall Street Journal

4/21/2015 - E-Cigarette Use Rises Among U.S. Teens as Cigarette Use Falls - The Wall Street Journal

4/20/2015 - Synthetic Marijuana Causes Rash of Hospitalizations - CNN and Forbes

4/17/2015 - Jackie Robinson honored throughout MLB and beyond - CBS News

4/16/2015 - Spring Break madness cure - Yahoo News

4/15/2015 - How the Post covered Lincoln’s assassination in 1865 - New York Post

4/14/2015 - U.S. Widens Role in Saudi-led Campaign - The Wall Street Journal

4/13/2015 - VA makes little headway in effort to cut waits for care - Associated Press

4/10/2015 - Kansas will allow concealed carry of guns without a permit - Reuters

4/9/2015 - Tsarnaev guilty of all 30 counts in Boston bombing - Boston Globe

4/8/2015 - Army’s new tattoo policy - Army Times

4/7/2015 - Republicans push demand for a vote on Iran nuclear deal - Reuters

4/6/2015 - Iranian nuclear agreement - New York Post

4/3/2015 - California governor: statewide water restrictions - CBS News

4/2/2015 - Chinese flock to USA to give birth to U.S. citizens - USA Today

4/1/2015 - State Department: Clinton sent only 4 emails about drones - Associated Press

March 2015

3/31/2015 - Astronauts board space station for 1-year mission - Associated Press

3/30/2015 - Supreme Court hears Confederate license plates case - USA Today

3/23/2015 - Spring Break

3/20/2015 - Secret Service wants to build $8M fake White House for training - New York Post

3/19/2015 - LAPD uses its helicopters to stop crimes before they start - Los Angeles Times

3/18/2015 - NFL star Chris Borland retiring at 24 - CBS News

3/17/2015 - It’s been 30 years since the first .com - CBS News

3/16/2015 - Study Supports Raising Tobacco-Buying Age - The Wall Street Journal

3/13/2015 - Federal Agents Raid Suspected Fake Schools - The Wall Street Journal

3/12/2015 - Utah lawmakers pass bill allowing for execution by firing squad - Los Angeles Times

3/11/2015 - Republicans send open letter to Iran - Associated Press

3/10/2015 - U.S. contractor who critized employer faces jail & fines in UAE - The Associated Press

3/9/2015 - Wisconsin Lawmakers Pass Right-to-Work Bill - The Associated Press

3/6/2015 - Food fight brewing in Washington over school lunch standards - McClatchy News

3/5/2015 - Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email Account at State Dept. - The New York Times

3/4/2015 - Israel’s Netanyahu Urges Congress to Block ‘Bad Deal’ With Iran - The Wall Street Journal

3/3/2015 - Hockey legend’s recovery highlights adult stem-cell advances - The Toledo Blade

3/2/2015 - The inside story of the famous Iwo Jima photo - CNN

February 2015

2/27/2015 - Vandals cut off internet service across northern Arizona - CBS News

2/26/2015 - Crackdown on drones goes local - USA Today

2/25/2015 - U.S., Iran Explore Option of 10-Year Nuclear Freeze - The Wall Street Journal

2/24/2015 - “Miracle on Ice” team celebrates 35 years later - CBS News

2/23/2015 - Amid controversy, oil trains quietly rerouted through Virginia towns - Reuters

2/20/2015 - Obama administration to allow allied countries to buy military drones - Los Angeles Times

2/19/2015 - US Officials Admit Concern Over Syrian Refugee Effort - ABC News

2/18/2015 - Federal Judge Blocks Obama’s Amnesty - The Daily Caller

2/17/2015 - Super strong cannabis responsible for quarter of new psychosis cases - London's Daily Telegraph

2/16/2015 - Presidents Day 2015

2/13/2015 - Marines Surrender Weapons Before Yemen Evacuation - Military .com

2/12/2015 - Obama asks Congress to approve war against ISIS militants - The Hill

2/11/2015 - Pittsburgh-area mall to implement Youth Escort Policy - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

2/10/2015 - Japan hosts cyber security comptetition SECCON - Agence France-Presse

2/9/2015 - Brian Williams, trusted face of US television news, in trouble over made up war stories - London's Daily Telegraph

2/6/2015 - Americans OK with police drones – private ownership, not so much: Poll - Reuters

2/5/2015 - Average Mohamed counters terror message with cartoon videos - Associated Press

2/4/2015 - Armed with U.S. weapons, infamous militia beating ISIS - CBS News

2/3/2015 - Fierce fighting rages for key Ukraine town - Agence France-Presse

2/2/2015 - Swedish office puts chips under staff’s skin - BBC News

January 2015

1/30/2015 - U.S. Spies on Millions of Drivers - The Wall Street Journal

1/29/2015 - Obama Meets New Saudi King - The Wall Street Journal

1/28/2015 - Auschwitz survivors gather for memorial 70 years after liberation - The Guardian

1/27/2015 - 2015 State of the State addresses

1/26/2015 - Supreme Court rules in favor of fired air marshal seeking whistleblower protection - Associated Press

1/23/2015 - Modi to welcome Obama in Fortress Delhi - Reuters

1/22/2015 - Boehner invites Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress - CBS News

1/21/2015 - U.S. Supreme Court rules for Muslim inmate over prison beard ban - Reuters

1/20/2015 - State of the Union 2015 - ABC News

1/19/2015 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2015

1/16/2015 - U.S. Loosens embargo on Cuba - AP at FoxNews

1/15/2015 - Cracking Down on Skipping Class - The Wall Street Journal

1/14/2015 - Cuban dissidents out of prison but not entirely free - Rueters

1/13/2015 - White House to hold global security summit Feb 18: U.S. official - Reuters

1/12/2015 - French, foreign leaders walk arm-in-arm as millions protest Paris attacks - Reuters

December 2014

12/19/2014 - Merry Christmas – Back on Jan. 12

12/18/2014 - Navy testing ‘spy fish’ based on bluefin tuna - The Christian Science Monitor

12/17/2014 - Buy a bond, get a green card - Philly.com

12/16/2014 - A penny costs almost twice its value to make - The Wall Street Journal

12/15/2014 - Google aquires spill preventing “smart spoon” - CBS News

12/12/2014 - See the Navy’s New Futuristic Laser Weapon in Action - ABC News

12/11/2014 - Ex-CIA Directors: Interrogations Saved Lives - The Wall Street Journal

12/10/2014 - U.S., NATO officially end Afghan combat mission - CBS News

12/9/2014 - House Intelligence Chief Says Torture Report Will Spur Attacks - ABC News

12/8/2014 - Orion passes test flight with flying colors - The Christian Science Monitor

12/5/2014 - NYC Mayor’s Wi-Fi Plan Draws Critics - The Wall Street Journal

12/4/2014 - 4 Pearl Harbor survivors gather for reunion - San Francisco Chronicle

12/3/2014 - Colo. regulators can’t answer basic pot questions - USA Today

12/2/2014 - FDA enforces nationwide calorie labeling - Yahoo News

12/1/2014 - Pakistani boot camps want to ‘re-program’ ISIS terrorists - New York Post

November 2014

11/24/2014 - Thanksgiving 2014

11/21/2014 - President Obama announces executive action on Immigration - CBS News DFW

11/20/2014 - Democrats defeat bill to build controversial oil pipeline from Canada to US - London's Daily Telegraph

11/19/2014 - Palestinian terrorists kill four in Jerusalem Synagogue attack; Israel to destroy killers’ homes - CBS News

11/18/2014 - China tests malaria drug on an entire African nation - CBS News

11/17/2014 - Americans’ Cellphones Targeted in Secret U.S. Spy Program - The Wall Street Jounal

11/14/2014 - Appeals court upholds same-sex marriage bans in 4 states - CBS News

11/13/2014 - Obamacare 2015: Higher costs, higher penalties - CBS News

11/12/2014 - San Francisco soda tax falls short; Berkeley’s passes - San Francisco Chronicle

11/11/2014 - Veterans Day 2014

11/7/2014 - Germany: 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall - Reuters

11/6/2014 - Republicans gain largest majorities in decades in state capitols, plan push for more tax cuts - Associated Press

11/5/2014 - Can Old Faithful compete with Netflix? - CBS News

11/4/2014 - Whether or not you vote is public record - New York Post

11/3/2014 - Australian doctors perform pioneering heart transplants - Telegraph, BBC, HuffPost, CNN

October 2014

10/31/2014 - Struggling New York Students Find a Future in Watchmaking - The Wall Street Journal

10/30/2014 - Midterm Elections 2014: No TV Cable? Candidates Struggle To Court The Cord-Cutter Vote - IB Times

10/29/2014 - Massachusetts town wants to ban tobacco sales - Reuters

10/28/2014 - 3 Reasons Why Midterm Elections Are Worth Your Attention - Mashable

10/27/2014 - House Panel Questions U.S. Quarantine Procedures - The Wall Street Journal

10/24/2014 - Senator Coburn highlights ridiculous government spending in final Wastebook - The Washington Times

10/23/2014 - Obama admin. to allow thousands of Haitians into U.S. without visas - The Washington Times

10/22/2014 - Colorado officials want ban on most marijuana edibles - New York Daily News

10/21/2014 - Canada’s experimental Ebola vaccine - Reuters

10/20/2014 - Court Says Parents of Facebook Phony Can Be Liable for Defamation - Atlanta DailyReport.com

10/17/2014 - Africa stems Ebola via border closings - Associated Press

10/16/2014 - Why Blood Transfusions From Ebola Survivor Dr. Kent Brantly Could Help Patients - ABC News

10/15/2014 - Google Glass user treated for internet addiction caused by the device - The Guardian

10/14/2014 - Questions remain about how Dallas nurse got Ebola - CNN

10/10/2014 - Columbus Day 2014

10/9/2014 - 2 Americans, 1 German win Nobel for super-zoom microscopes - Salt Lake Tribune

10/8/2014 - Brain Trauma to Affect One in Three Players, NFL Agrees - The New York Times

10/7/2014 - Amid Ebola fears, should the U.S. ban air travel from West Africa? - CBS News

10/6/2014 - FAA approves drones for moviemaking - USA Today

10/3/2014 - License plate scanner networks capture movements - Associated Press

10/2/2014 - California becomes first U.S. state to ban plastic grocery bags - Reuters

10/1/2014 - US Troops Begin Efforts to Combat Ebola in Africa - The Wall Street Journal

September 2014

9/30/2014 - States Push High School Civics Exam Requirement - US News & World Report

9/29/2014 - NJ teen & family join fight to keep “God” in the Pledge of Allegiance - Philly.com and NJ.com

9/26/2014 - US-led airstrikes damage ISIS-held oil fields in Syria - New York Post

9/25/2014 - Obama Addresses Islamic State Threat in United Nations Speech - The Wall Street Journal

9/24/2014 - The 12 governors’ races you need to watch this fall - The Washington Post

9/23/2014 - Obama faces busy week at United Nations - USA Today

9/22/2014 - Appeals Court won’t reconsider school’s US flag shirt ban - San Jose Mercury News

9/19/2014 - Australian authorities foil Islamic State plot for public beheadings - The Sacramento Bee and London's Daily Telegraph

9/18/2014 - Citing security threat, Obama expands U.S. role fighting Ebola - Reuters

9/17/2014 - Gen John Allen will lead new global coalition to crush Islamic State - London's Daily Telegraph

9/16/2014 - NYC High School Dress Code Crackdown - SILive, CS Monitor, ABCNews

9/15/2014 - Just 63% Know Which Parties Control the House and Senate - Rasmussen Reports

9/12/2014 - Obama to ISIS: ‘If you threaten America, you will find no safe haven’ - NY Post

9/11/2014 - 9/11 memorial and museum will open for families of victims, first responders after anniversary ceremony - New York Daily News

9/10/2014 - Baltimore gears up to enjoy Star-Spangled Banner’s 200th anniversary - The Patriot-News (Central PA)

9/9/2014 - Obama delays action on immigration reform until after November elections - New York Daily News

9/8/2014 - Reports of missing Libyan planes raise 9/11 terror fears - USA Today

9/5/2014 - Ukraine’s Poroshenko meets Western leaders before NATO summit - The Sydney Morning Herald

9/4/2014 - CVS stops selling tobacco, offers quit-smoking programs - USA Today

9/3/2014 - Amid ISIS violence, Saudi king warns of threat to U.S. - CBS News

9/2/2014 - Emerging solar plants scorch birds in mid-air - Yahoo News

August 2014

8/29/2014 - App Forces Kids To Return Parents’ Calls - Forbes

8/28/2014 - Iran ‘will speed arming of Palestinians’ after Israeli drone downed - Yahoo News (Australia)

8/27/2014 - Ukraine: Russian tanks have crossed the border - Associated Press

8/26/2014 - What kind of risk does ISIS pose to the U.S.? - CBS News

8/25/2014 - Liberia police fire on protesters as West Africa’s Ebola toll hits 1,350 - Reuters

June 2014

6/13/2014 - With Baghdad “in jeopardy,” U.S. mulls next move - CBS News

6/12/2014 - 57,000 still awaiting initial VA hospital visits, audit shows - CBS News

6/11/2014 - U.S. to Provide Lawyers for Children illegally crossing the border from Mexico - New York Times

6/10/2014 - Alaska students who didn’t pass exit exam can now get diplomas - Anchorage Daily News

6/9/2014 - Seattle approves hike in minimum wage to $15 per hour - Reuters

6/6/2014 - D-day veterans find their bonds remain strong after 70 years - The Guardian

6/5/2014 - Your electric bill will skyrocket with new energy regulation - Associated Press

6/4/2014 - Bowe Bergdahl: Hero or deserter? - CBS News

6/3/2014 - Chinese dare recall Tiananmen Square massacre - USA Today

6/2/2014 - Scores of undocumented migrants dropped off in Arizona - Arizona Republic

May 2014

5/30/2014 - Google building self-driving cars with no driver seat, steering wheels - Reuters

5/29/2014 - Report confirms “significant delays” in Veterans Affairs health care - CBS News

5/28/2014 - Redskins fire back against Harry Reid, senators on name change - The Washington Times

5/27/2014 - Census: Texas boom times spur fast-growing cities, jobs, housing - Los Angeles Times

5/23/2014 - Memorial Day 2014 - USMemorialDay.org

5/22/2014 - U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico - Fox News

5/21/2014 - U.S. Charges Five in Chinese Army With Hacking - The Wall Street Journal

5/20/2014 - Skeptical Scientists Debunk White House Global Warming Report - Daily Caller

5/19/2014 - France breaks promise to fly vets over for D-Day anniversary - New York Post

5/16/2014 - EU Court Backs “Right to be Forgotten” on Google - BBC News

5/15/2014 - Highway Funding Faces Bumpy Road - CBS News

5/14/2014 - Driver handcuffed at gunpoint over license plate-reader error - San Francisco Chronicle

5/13/2014 - FAA, Drones Clash on Rules for Unmanned Aircraft - The Wall Street Journal

5/12/2014 - US advisers reach Nigeria to help look for kidnapped schoolgirls - New York Post

5/9/2014 - Tech giants urge rethink of net neutrality changes - BBC News

5/8/2014 - Feds approve then revoke approval for powdered alcohol Palcohol - CBS News

5/7/2014 - Supreme Court upholds Christian prayers at city council meetings - Los Angeles Times and The Wall Street Journal

5/6/2014 - U.S., Philippines begin war games focusing on maritime threats - Reuters

5/5/2014 - Kidnapped Nigeria school girls reportedly sold as brides to Islamic Boko Haram militants - CBS News

5/2/2014 - SpaceX wants to Replace Russia as NASA’s Space Station Transport - Business Week

5/1/2014 - Colo. to revisit edible marijuana rules after deaths - USA Today

April 2014

4/30/2014 - Two U.S. soldiers lose bid to dress according to religious custom - Reuters

4/29/2014 - Israel says no to peace talks until Hamas recognizes Israel - London's Daily Telegraph and Bloomberg News

4/28/2014 - E-Cig Makers Breathe Easier After FDA Proposes Rules - The Wall Street Journal

4/25/2014 - Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas - Associated Press

4/24/2014 - Supreme Court upholds Michigan’s ban on racial preferences in university admissions - CBS News and The Washington Post

4/23/2014 - U.S. Supreme court hears TV broadcasters’ case against Aereo - San Jose Mercury News

4/22/2014 - Obama administration delays Keystone XL pipeline decision - The Washington Post

4/21/2014 - Smuggled cellphone use a growing concern for U.S. prisons - Reuters

4/18/2014 - “Grandparent scam” explained: What you need to know - CBS News

4/17/2014 - Casual pot use causes brain abnormalities in young: study - Reuters

4/16/2014 - Russia Tests Obama’s Ability To Stop Its Advances - Associated Press

4/15/2014 - Amazon is paying unhappy workers to quit - Los Angeles Times

4/14/2014 - Ukraine to launch anti-terror operation - Associated Press

4/11/2014 - Congress to Iran: Ambassador’s application denied - Associated Press

4/10/2014 - Obama Targets Unequal Pay Between Men, Women - The Wall Street Journal

4/9/2014 - West Africa Ebola outbreak among ‘most challenging’ ever: WHO - Agence France-Presse

4/8/2014 - The U.S. Energy Boom Lifts Low-Income Workers Too - The Wall Street Journal

4/7/2014 - Philadelphia Uses ‘The Mosquito’ To Buzz Away Loitering Teens - CBS News Philadelphia

4/4/2014 - NATO military chief: Russia could invade Ukraine 12 hours after order - London's Daily Telegraph

4/3/2014 - Making Iran captor UN ambassador ‘like spitting on us’ - New York Post

4/2/2014 - Vietnam War Hero who blinked “torture” in Morse code dies - CBS News

4/1/2014 - Washington mudslide: America’s under-reported tragedy - London's Daily Telegraph

March 2014

3/31/2014 - Connecticut becomes first state to pass $10.10 minimum wage - Reuters

3/28/2014 - President Obama gives Medal of Honor to 24 vets from 3 wars - Associated Press

3/27/2014 - White House, others decry Saudi move to deny reporter for Israeli paper on Obama trip - CNN

3/26/2014 - Nuclear Security Guidelines Adopted by More Than 30 Countries - The Wall Street Journal

3/25/2014 - Supreme Court to weigh religious rights of corporations - The Washington Times

3/21/2014 - Kansas, Arizona win proof-of-citizenship requirement in voting suit - Los Angeles Times

3/20/2014 - Electric customers forced to get smart meters or pay extra monthly charges - Maryland Gazette

3/19/2014 - Latest NSA surveillance program exposed - The Washington Post

3/18/2014 - Russian Deputy PM Laughs at Obama’s Sanctions - ABC News (ABC15.com)

3/17/2014 - U.S. Risks National Blackout From Small-Scale Attack - The Wall Street Journal

3/14/2014 - Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 mystery deepens - CBS News

3/13/2014 - German Companies Take Back the Power - The Wall Street Journal

3/12/2014 - Netanyahu tells West ‘Drop your illusions about Iran’ - Agence France-Presse

3/11/2014 - Yik Yak app disabled in Chicago school districts - Chicago Tribune

3/10/2014 - Russia sends more troops to disputed Crimea - New York Post

3/7/2014 - U.S. Justice Dept. sues Philly school district over beard-length rule - Philly.com

3/6/2014 - College-entrance SAT exam set for major overhaul in 2016 - Reuters

3/5/2014 - Kerry Warns Russia of Further Steps, Offers Ukraine Aid - The Wall Street Journal

3/4/2014 - Obama presses Netanyahu for movement in Mideast peace talks - CBS News

3/3/2014 - New ID Policy Aims To Curb Crime At Tennessee State University - News Channel 5 Nashville

February 2014

2/28/2014 - Cellphone led to capture of top drug lord “El Chapo” - CNN

2/27/2014 - California farmers to get ‘zero’ federal water - Bloomberg News

2/26/2014 - AZ bill letting businesses deny service for religious reasons sparks heated debate - Associated Press

2/25/2014 - Budget cuts to slash Army to smallest since before WWII - Reuters

2/24/2014 - Ukraine peace deal signed, opens way for new elections - Reuters

2/21/2014 - Ukraine protests: 21 killed amid ‘sniper attacks’ as fresh fighting breaks Kiev truce - London's Daily Telegraph

2/20/2014 - Union Suffers Big Loss at Tennessee VW Plant - The Wall Street Journal

2/19/2014 - German Chancellor Pushes For NSA-Proof European Internet - IB Times

2/18/2014 - Snow day’s virtual classroom: lessons at home - NorthJersey.com

2/17/2014 - Presidents Day 2014

2/14/2014 - Canadian moguls skier Alex Bilodeau dedicates gold to brother - Reuters

2/13/2014 - Assault on California Power Station Raises Alarm on Potential for Terrorism - The Wall Street Journal

2/12/2014 - Another part of the Affordable Care Act delayed for a year - USA Today

2/11/2014 - Lake Superior may freeze over completely for the first time since 1996 - UPI News Agency

2/10/2014 - Seventeen solo athletes set to represent their nations at Sochi Games - Canada.com

2/7/2014 - Kansas teen uses 3-D printer to make hand for boy - The Kansas City Star

2/6/2014 - ‘Obamacare’ will reduce US workforce, report finds - BBC News

2/5/2014 - Cars that speak to one another? Tech on the way - Russia's RT.com

2/4/2014 - Iraqi army bombards Fallujah in preparation for ground assault - Reuters

January 2014

1/31/2014 - Long Island man, fed up with potholes, does repairs himself - Long Island Newsday

1/30/2014 - NSA targeted ‘Angry Birds,’ Google Maps to gather data - New York Post

1/29/2014 - Ukraine’s protesters win everything but President’s resignation - Daily Telegraph

1/28/2014 - Obama’s ‘s SOTU speech: Questions of emphasis - USA Today

1/27/2014 - Marines Delay Female Fitness Plan After Half Fail - USA Today

1/24/2014 - British veterans commemorate 70th anniversary of Anzio landings in Italy - London's Daily Telegraph

1/23/2014 - Warships part of US contingency plan for Sochi Olympics - ABC News (ABC15.com)

1/22/2014 - Propane shortage sends suppliers scrambling, prices jumping - Yahoo Finance

1/21/2014 - West, Iran enact nuclear deal - AP, Reuters and Daily Beast

1/20/2014 - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

1/17/2014 - What Secrets Your Phone Is Sharing About You - The Wall Street Journal

1/16/2014 - Fed judge rules Chicago ban on gun sales unconstitutional - Chicago Sun-Times

1/15/2014 - 2014 State of the State Address

1/14/2014 - Colorado pot shops likely targets of cartels, say experts - Fox News

1/13/2014 - 70 percent of adults report ‘digital eye strain’ - NBC News

1/10/2014 - Ants to be sent to the International Space Station - Daily Telegraph

1/9/2014 - Florida to Pass New York State’s Population - ABC News

1/8/2014 - Americans in the dark about incandescent light bulb ban - NBC News

1/7/2014 - US fears over Al-Qaeda takeover of key Iraqi cities - Daily Telegraph

1/6/2014 - U.S. breaker to help Russian, Chinese ships stuck in Antarctic ice - Reuters

December 2013

12/20/2013 - Merry Christmas – Back on Jan. 6

12/19/2013 - A Race to Preserve the Voices of Holocaust’s Last Survivors - The Wall Street Journal

12/18/2013 - Study: Earth was warmer in Roman and Medieval Times - The Daily Caller

12/17/2013 - Google buys 8th robotics company in 6 months - The New York Times

12/16/2013 - Rare snow blankets Middle East - Chicago Tribune

12/13/2013 - Canada to claim North Pole - USA Today

12/12/2013 - NYC Board Of Health Mandates Flu Shot For Children - IB Times and CBS NY

12/10/2013 - NSA spied on gamers - Associated Press

12/9/2013 - Many NFL Players Want Thursday Games To Disappear - CBS News Detroit

12/6/2013 - News media protest White House press access limits - Associated Press

12/5/2013 - Principal bans students from speaking Spanish in class - Houston's KHOU 11 News

12/4/2013 - U.S. Supreme Court takes Hobby Lobby case - NewsOK.com

12/3/2013 - Amazon testing delivery by drone - USA Today

12/2/2013 - Former hostages react to Iran’s nuclear deal - Denver Post

November 2013

11/22/2013 - Thanksgiving 2013

11/21/2013 - Iran’s supreme leader vows no retreat on nuclear ‘rights’ - Australia's News.com.au

11/20/2013 - A Russian GPS Using U.S. Soil Stirs Spy Fears - The New York Times

11/19/2013 - Supreme Court Declines Challenge to NSA on Verizon Records - ABC News

11/18/2013 - Obama’s Green Power Push - YahooNews

11/15/2013 - Retired Police Officer Arrested for Sharing Gospel in NJ Mall - NJ.com

11/14/2013 - IRS refunded $4 billion to identity thieves last year - CBS News

11/13/2013 - Senator: Chicken Slaughtered, Raised In China Could Pose Major Risk - CBS New York, NY Post and NY Daily News

11/12/2013 - FDA moves to ban trans fats from processed foods - Daily Telegraph and NY Post

11/11/2013 - Veterans Day 2013

11/8/2013 - Iran Talks Won’t Change U.S. Missile Plans in Europe, Kerry Says - The Wall Street Journal

11/7/2013 - Asian Carp DNA Detected in Lake Michigan Sample - ABC News

11/6/2013 - China’s nuclear subs capable of widespread attack on U.S. - The Washington Times

11/5/2013 - Drug Smuggling Super Tunnel Found - UK Reuters and Britain's Sky News

11/4/2013 - Doctors Resisting ObamaCare - New York Post

11/1/2013 - Drive in Google Glass, get a ticket - CNN

October 2013

10/31/2013 - Obama administration knew millions could not keep their health insurance - New York Post

10/30/2013 - British man charged with hacking U.S. military networks - Reuters

10/29/2013 - Israeli tunnel hit by cyber attack - USA Today

10/28/2013 - Duel Erupts on the High Seas - The Wall Street Journal

10/25/2013 - Germany summons US envoy amid rage over Merkel spy claims - Agence France-Presse

10/24/2013 - How to get and keep a job… - StudentNewsDaily Editorial category

10/23/2013 - Obama puts happy face on disastrous Obamacare rollout

10/22/2013 - How stores use your phone’s WiFi to track your shopping habits - The Washington Post

10/21/2013 - Can students be barred from wearing patriotic clothes? Dispute goes to court. - The Christian Science Monitor and Associated Press

10/18/2013 - US-Egypt relations in turmoil: ‘Entire Middle East could suffer’ - New York Post

10/17/2013 - U.S. Supreme Court hears case on Michigan Affirmative-action ban - CBS News

10/16/2013 - Israel: Easing pressure on Iran would be ‘historic mistake’ - The Chicago Tribune

10/15/2013 - U.S. Is Overtaking Russia as Largest Oil-and-Gas Producer - The Wall Street Journal

10/14/2013 - Columbus Day 2013

10/11/2013 - Man Controls Artificial Leg Using Only His Brain - The Wall Street Journal

10/10/2013 - Obamacare website looks “like nobody tested it,” programmer says - CBS News

10/9/2013 - Police, schools tap social media to track behavior - NBC News

10/8/2013 - A million vets are coming to DC to demand their monuments be opened - The Washington Times

10/7/2013 - Healthcare costs - StudentNewsDaily

10/4/2013 - Facebook’s Company Town - The Wall Street Journal

10/3/2013 - Israel PM Netanyahu: Iran Pres. Rouhani is a ‘wolf in sheep’s clothing’ - NY Post, WSJ and Washington Times

10/2/2013 - Obamacare launch hits early hitch as online traffic snarls up sites - Reuters