CNN

First batch of emails won't stop Be...

First batch of emails won't stop Benghazi questions

The documents -- which give a glimpse of life at the State Department for Hillary Clinton, often identified only as "H" -- will do little to appease the candidate's critics. FULL STORY
Clinton ally promises to cooperate ...

Clinton ally promises to cooperate with investigation

A close ally of Hillary Clinton said Thursday he corresponded with her about the Benghazi attacks and other national security issues "as a private citizen and friend," and stressed that the emails he sent her were meant to be read as information "I thought she might find interesting or helpful."
'19 Kids' off air over allegations

'19 Kids' off air over allegations

Reality TV star Josh Duggar issued an apology Thursday after reports surfaced that he allegedly molested girls as a teenager, saying: "I acted inexcusably."
42 gunmen, 1 cop killed in shootout

42 gunmen, 1 cop killed in shootout

A three-hour shootout between Mexican security forces and unidentified gunmen Friday left 42 of the gunmen dead, as well as one federal police officer, officials said.
Senate OK's trade bill

Senate OK's trade bill

After weeks of tense negotiations on Capitol Hill and heavy lobbying from the White House, the Senate Friday night cleared a major trade bill that is a top priority of President Barack Obama.
New trial in Chandra Levy case?

New trial in Chandra Levy case?

A new trial may be granted to the man convicted of killing Chandra Levy, a Washington intern whose disappearance in 2001 drew national headlines.

FoxNews

BENGHAZI EMAILS Hillary got detail...

BENGHAZI EMAILS Hillary got detailed intel on 'planned' hit, messages say

TODD STARNES School apologizes for...

TODD STARNES School apologizes for banning Jesus from class

VICTORY FOR OBAMA Senate approves ...

VICTORY FOR OBAMA Senate approves 'fast track' trade bill; goes to House

Suspect in DC quadruple murder did ...

Suspect in DC quadruple murder did not act alone, court document says

NSA TO GO DARK? House, Senate in s...

NSA TO GO DARK? House, Senate in standoff over surveillance programs

Ga. high school graduate reunites w...

Ga. high school graduate reunites with soldier who saved her life in Iraq

MSNBC

G.M. Inquiry Said to Find Criminal ...

G.M. Inquiry Said to Find Criminal Wrongdoing In Defective Ignition Switches

Mexico gunfight kills 43, as govern...

Mexico gunfight kills 43, as government hits gang hard

Clinton received sensitive info on ...

Clinton received sensitive info on private email account

Islamic State expands its "state"

Islamic State expands its "state"

New trial expected for man convicte...

New trial expected for man convicted in Chandra Levy death

Senate approves Obama trade bill, s...

Senate approves Obama trade bill, sending fast-track to House

Washington Post

New trial likely for man convicted ...

New trial likely for man convicted of killing intern Chandra Levy

The man convicted in the 2001 killing of federal intern Chandra Levy is likely to get a new trial after prosecutors on Friday dropped their long-standing opposition to defense efforts to have a new jury hear the case.Read full article >>
Obama wins trade victory in the Sen...

Obama wins trade victory in the Senate

President Obama won a big victory for his trade agenda Friday with the Senate?s approval of fast-track legislation that could make it easier for him to complete a wide-ranging trade deal that would include 11 Pacific Rim nations.Read full article >>
Newest crop of college grads may fi...

Newest crop of college grads may find underemployment easing a bit

It was one of the most iconic symbols of post-recession America: the college graduate working as a coffee shop barista, carrying a mountain of student debt and a bachelor's degree into a job that ordinarily would have required only a high school education. Almost half of recent grads, in fact, were in jobs that didn?t match their experience.Read full article >>
Editorial: Jason Rezaian faces tria...

Editorial: Jason Rezaian faces trial in Iran

JASON REZAIAN, a journalist who was born and raised in California, moved to Iran in 2008 with the hope of promoting a better understanding of his father?s homeland. After joining The Post in 2012, he wrote about political and economic issues but also took on such subjects as Iranian baseball. He earned the respect of senior officials: Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran?s foreign minister, has called him ?a friend? and ?a good reporter.?Read full article >>
World War I memorial might not put ...

World War I memorial might not put U.S. commander Pershing at center

The 12-foot bronze statue of Gen. John J. Pershing may not be the centerpiece of a new World War I memorial at Washington?s Pershing Park, the vice chairman of the U.S. World War I Centennial Commission said Friday.Read full article >>
Officials: Mexico shootout leaves d...

Officials: Mexico shootout leaves dozens dead

MEXICO CITY ? A shootout between members of a powerful drug cartel and Mexican security forces in the western state of Michoacan left at least 40 people dead Friday, according to Mexican officials.The violence unfolded in the morning near the town of Tanhuato, along Michoacan?s border with the state of Jalisco, a troubled region where two drug cartels have waged a long-running battle and where attacks against Mexican authorities have recently spiked.Read full article >>

Reuters

Yellen tone suggests choppiness for...

Yellen tone suggests choppiness for markets ahead

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock investors have been enjoying an extended period of low volatility and steady gains, but with the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates this year and major indexes near records, the market could get a bit choppier in coming weeks.
Justice Department finds criminal w...

Justice Department finds criminal wrongdoing in GM ignition switch defect: NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Justice Department investigators have identified criminal wrongdoing in General Motors Co's failure to disclose a defective ignition switch, and they are negotiating what is expected to be a record penalty, the New York Times reported on Friday.
Wall St. ends lower after Yellen co...

Wall St. ends lower after Yellen comments fail to inspire

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended weaker on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen indicated that the central bank was poised to raise interest rates this year, in line with Wall Street's expectations.
Fed on track to hike rates as econo...

Fed on track to hike rates as economic headwinds wane: Yellen

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Reuters) - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was clearer than ever on Friday that the central bank was poised to raise interest rates this year, as the U.S. economy was set to bounce back from an early-year slump and as headwinds at home and abroad waned.
Germany, France usher Greece back t...

Germany, France usher Greece back to negotiating table

RIGA (Reuters) - European leaders told Greece on Friday to return to the negotiating table for "intensive work" to wrap up a reform agreement before cash runs out, sidestepping Athens' demand for a comprehensive, long-term solution to its troubles.
Microsoft, Salesforce talks fell th...

Microsoft, Salesforce talks fell through on pricing: CNBC

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp and Salesforce.com Inc held "significant talks" this spring but failed to agree on a price, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

ABC

More Than 1 Person 'Required' in Ma...

More Than 1 Person 'Required' in Mansion Murders: Affidavit

This comes a day after a suspect was taken into custory.
Mom Accepts Son's Diploma Days Afte...

Mom Accepts Son's Diploma Days After He Dies in Crash

Kaye Jackson said she could feel her son Aaron Dunigan's love on Wednesday when she walked in his place at graduation.
Mike Huckabee Defends Josh Duggar

Mike Huckabee Defends Josh Duggar

"19 Kids and Counting" star Josh Duggar responded to allegations of child molestation by calling his actions "inexcusable." Now, Mike Huckabee is standing up for him.
State Dept. Releases Hundreds of Cl...

State Dept. Releases Hundreds of Clinton's Benghazi E-Mails

Today the State Department has released 296 emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton???s private e-mail account related to Benghazi.
FBI Arrests 2 Who Allegedly Wanted ...

FBI Arrests 2 Who Allegedly Wanted to Join ISIS

2 California men charged with conspiring to aid terror group, buying air ticket for 1 to fight
Mexico: 43 Dead in 3-Hour Firefight...

Mexico: 43 Dead in 3-Hour Firefight on Ranch in West

Mexico: 43 dead after police, drug suspects wage 3-hour battle on ranch in country's west

BBC

Dozens dead in Mexico gang shoot-ou...

Dozens dead in Mexico gang shoot-out

At least 43 people are killed in a gunfight between security forces and an armed gang in one of Mexico's most violent states.
Baghdad halts Ramadi refugee flow

Baghdad halts Ramadi refugee flow

Authorities in Baghdad close a key bridge, stopping the flow of refugees fleeing the city of Ramadi captured by Islamic State militants this week.
Email error reveals bank's EU proje...

Email error reveals bank's EU project

The Bank of England confirms it is researching the financial risks of the UK leaving the EU after it "inadvertently" sent details of the project to the Guardian newspaper.
High turnout in gay marriage vote

High turnout in gay marriage vote

A high turnout is reported as polls close after the Republic of Ireland votes in a referendum on whether to legalise same-sex marriage.
US reality show taken off schedule

US reality show taken off schedule

A US cable network pulls a long running reality TV show over allegations of sexual abuse by one of its members.
Farc suspends truce after attack

Farc suspends truce after attack

Colombian Farc leftist rebel group suspends its unilateral ceasefire following army attack in which 26 fighters died.

New York Times

Rangers 5, Lightning 1: Same Charac...

Rangers 5, Lightning 1: Same Characters, Improved Script as Rangers Crush Lightning

Rick Nash scored two goals, Martin St. Louis added one and Tampa Bay?s dangerous first line did not score as the Rangers knotted the Eastern Conference finals, 2-2.
Senate Vote Is a Victory for Obama ...

Senate Vote Is a Victory for Obama on Trade, but a Tougher Test Awaits

Senator Mitch McConnell aligned with the president to push the deal, which would link 12 nations on either side of the Pacific into a trading bloc and expand the president?s trading authority. The legislation still requires House approval.
Honor Comes Late to Óscar Romero, a...

Honor Comes Late to Óscar Romero, a Martyr for the Poor

Pope Francis? decision to beatify Óscar Romero, the Salvadoran archbishop who was killed in 1980, is widely seen as a recognition of the deep pastoral commitment the archbishop demonstrated.
Marques Haynes, 89, Dies; Dribbled ...

Marques Haynes, 89, Dies; Dribbled as a Globetrotter and Dazzled Worldwide

Haynes was a stellar cog on the Globetrotter squads of the late 1940s and early ?50s, and was later inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.
Obama Stresses Support for Israel, ...

Obama Stresses Support for Israel, but Refuses to ?Paper Over? Discord

President Obama used a speech to knock down perceptions, fueled in part by recent tussles over Iran, that he lacks a commitment to Israelis and Jewish concerns.
Drop That Nozzle: New Jersey Remain...

Drop That Nozzle: New Jersey Remains a Full-Service Island

For 70 years, New Jersey has banned self-serve gas stations and most residents want it to stay that way.

WallStreet Journal

U.S. Strategy Against Islamic State...

U.S. Strategy Against Islamic State Under Scrutiny

President Barack Obama?s strategy against Islamic State is under increasing scrutiny after setbacks this week in Iraq and Syria.
Battle Stirs Over Confederate Flag

Battle Stirs Over Confederate Flag

A conceptual-art project that includes plans to burn and bury Confederate flags in 13 mostly Southern states on Memorial Day has drawn the ire of groups that consider the events disrespectful and divisive.

Wired News

Gadget Lab Podcast: Spotify Sings a...

Gadget Lab Podcast: Spotify Sings a New Tune

Gadget Lab Podcast: Spotify Sings a New Tune

This week, the hosts go deep on the changes at Spotify.

The post Gadget Lab Podcast: Spotify Sings a New Tune appeared first on WIRED.

What the Oil Spill Off Santa Barbar...

What the Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara Is Going to Kill

What the Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara Is Going to Kill

The Santa Barbara oil spill is going to kill a lot of animals. A lot.

The post What the Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara Is Going to Kill appeared first on WIRED.

Watch a Captivating CGI Trip Throug...

Watch a Captivating CGI Trip Through Outer Space

Watch a Captivating CGI Trip Through Outer Space

A good opening title sequence doesn?t just preface a narrative. It?s a mini story unto itself.

The post Watch a Captivating CGI Trip Through Outer Space appeared first on WIRED.

Meet the All-Female Team on a Quest...

Meet the All-Female Team on a Quest to Shake Up Indy Racing

Meet the All-Female Team on a Quest to Shake Up Indy Racing

This is Grace Autosport, an IndyCar team that will attempt to build its organization around females.

The post Meet the All-Female Team on a Quest to Shake Up Indy Racing appeared first on WIRED.

Tech Time Warp of the Week: Before ...

Tech Time Warp of the Week: Before the iPhone, Anyone Who Was Anyone Rocked a Sidekick

Tech Time Warp of the Week: Before the iPhone, Anyone Who Was Anyone Rocked a Sidekick

T-Mobile tried hard to position the Sidekick not as a toy for geeks and business people, but as a cool lifestyle gadget.

The post Tech Time Warp of the Week: Before the iPhone, Anyone Who Was Anyone Rocked a Sidekick appeared first on WIRED.

Why Have Volcanoes in the Cascades ...

Why Have Volcanoes in the Cascades Been So Quiet Lately?

Why Have Volcanoes in the Cascades Been So Quiet Lately?

Only one volcano in the Cascades has experienced an eruption in the past 100 years.

The post Why Have Volcanoes in the Cascades Been So Quiet Lately? appeared first on WIRED.

Sports ESPN

Sources: J. Van Gundy option for Pe...

Sources: J. Van Gundy option for Pelicans job

Sources: J. Van Gundy option for Pelicans job
Hawks gain Carroll but lose Korver ...

Hawks gain Carroll but lose Korver (ankle)

Hawks gain Carroll but lose Korver (ankle)
GM: Kobe says next season is last w...

GM: Kobe says next season is last with Lakers

GM: Kobe says next season is last with Lakers
Weidman calls Belfort cheater ahead...

Weidman calls Belfort cheater ahead of UFC 187

Weidman calls Belfort cheater ahead of UFC 187
A-Rod ties Ruth at 4th on RBIs list...

A-Rod ties Ruth at 4th on RBIs list; Gehrig next

A-Rod ties Ruth at 4th on RBIs list; Gehrig next
Lawyers endorse Goodell hearing Bra...

Lawyers endorse Goodell hearing Brady appeal

Lawyers endorse Goodell hearing Brady appeal

Yahoo Movies

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in let...

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in letter to actor Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch attends a news conference for "The Fifth Estate" at the Toronto International Film FestivalLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange penned an open letter to British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who portrays Assange in an upcoming film, praising the actor's talents but slamming his involvement with the film and turning down the actor's invitation to meet in person. Assange, who is currently holed up at the Ecuadorean embassy in London, wrote a letter to Cumberbatch dated January 15, 2013, that was published on Wednesday on the anti-secrecy website ahead of the October 18 theatrical release of Walt Disney Co's DreamWorks film "The Fifth Estate. ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds a risk worth taking in debut

Somali actor Barkhad Abdi poses for a portrait during a media publicity event for the film "Captain Phillips" in Los Angeles in this file photoBy Eric Kelsey BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - Barkhad Abdi, a tall wisp of a man with a narrow face and a wide grin, sat on the sofa in his hotel suite with one eye on the television and another on a view of the Hollywood Hills. The 28-year-old Somali-American, who had worked the past year at his brother's mobile phone store in Minneapolis, could hardly have called himself an actor when he began production in British director Paul Greengrass' thriller "Captain Phillips. ...

France bows to stage director Patri...

France bows to stage director Patrice Chereau, dead at 68

French director Patrice Chereau attends a photocall in Venice.By Tom Heneghan PARIS (Reuters) - The French theatre, opera and film director Patrice Chereau, who mounted one of the most famous productions of Richard Wagner's "Ring" cycle in Bayreuth in the 1970s, has died at the age of 68. Chereau, who was preparing a production of Shakespeare's "As You Like It" when he succumbed to lung cancer, was a restless innovator who began directing at high school in Paris and never looked back. ...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sex...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sexiest woman alive' by Esquire

Johansson poses at the premiere of the movie "Iron Man 2" at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood(Reuters) - American actress Scarlett Johansson has been named the sexiest woman alive for the second time by Esquire, the men's lifestyle magazine said on Monday. "The Avengers" star was named sexiest woman in 2006 and is the only woman to have been given the title twice by the publication. The annual recipient of the title is chosen by Esquire editors. Husky-voiced Johansson, who rose to prominence as a teenager in the 2001 cult film "Ghost World," stars in three films this fall. ...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema fin...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema finds dark new twist

By Patrick Graham LONDON (Reuters) - British director Paul Wright's new film "For Those in Peril" pans across a dour Scottish coastal town where madness, tragedy and a feared sea monster lurk close beneath the surface. It's a dark tale, typical of a new generation of filmmakers like this year's Oscar hopeful Steve McQueen, who are taking Britain's tradition of gritty "kitchen sink" cinema in a stark and sometimes strange direction. ...
Lebanon bans two films in setback f...

Lebanon bans two films in setback for tolerant image

By Stephen Kalin BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon has banned the screening of a film about homosexuality and another on short-term "pleasure marriages" practiced in some Muslim communities, in a blow to its reputation as a bastion of tolerance in a deeply conservative region. The films, which had been due to be shown at the Beirut International Film Festival that opened last week, were blocked by a government censorship committee, festival organizers said. ...

Editorial New York Times

Op-Ed Columnist: Is the Ex-Im Bank ...

Op-Ed Columnist: Is the Ex-Im Bank Doomed?

Plenty of business, and jobs, will be lost if the bank ceases to exist.
Op-Ed Columnist: Rush to Judgment

Op-Ed Columnist: Rush to Judgment

It?s Memorial Day weekend and it?s already time to ponder which Republican presidential candidates will make the Top 10!
Editorial: Dark Clouds Over Turkey

Editorial: Dark Clouds Over Turkey

A crackdown on the media raises fears that the political process is being manipulated to ensure that the president?s party wins.
Editorial: Banks as Felons, or Crim...

Editorial: Banks as Felons, or Criminality Lite

There has been no meaningful punishment for the banks that conspired to manipulate the world?s currencies.
Editorial: A Costly Tax Break for N...

Editorial: A Costly Tax Break for Nonpublic Schools

Governor Cuomo?s bill would reward those who are already contributing to private schools, when it is public schools that need a financial boost.
Op-Ed Contributors: What?s Behind B...

Op-Ed Contributors: What?s Behind Big Science Frauds?

Bad incentives are corrupting scientific literature and the media that covers it.

Editorial MSNBC

Slideshow: The Week in Political Ca...

Slideshow: The Week in Political Cartoons

NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.

Clicked: One day at a time

Clicked: One day at a time

This blog is not dead.This blog is not dead.

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclips...

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclipse online

Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online. Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online.

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entr...

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entries

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gi...

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gift ideas

From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.

First Read: The day in politics

First Read: The day in politics

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Milwaukee man pronounced dead, then...

Milwaukee man pronounced dead, then moves and breathes - authorities

(Reuters) - First responders preparing to take the body of a Milwaukee man pronounced dead to the morgue got a jolt when the man suddenly began moving and noticeably breathing, authorities said on Friday.
Could another English king be burie...

Could another English king be buried under a car park?

LONDON (Reuters) - Just three years after the extraordinary discovery of King Richard III under a car park, researchers think another medieval English monarch might be found buried beneath a parking lot and are hoping to find him.
Arizona woman gets 3.5 years prison...

Arizona woman gets 3.5 years prison for driving over non-voting husband

PHOENIX (Reuters) - An Arizona woman was sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison on Thursday for running over her husband with the family car because he failed to vote in the 2012 presidential election, court officials said.
After 72 years, Oklahoma veteran to...

After 72 years, Oklahoma veteran to receive high school diploma

OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - An Oklahoma man who dropped out of high school to fight in World War Two will receive his diploma on Thursday, an accomplishment that took 72 years to complete.
German police find lamb in a Munich...

German police find lamb in a Munich brothel, and rescue it

BERLIN (Reuters) - German police detained a 25-year-old prostitute for keeping a three-week-old lamb named Birke as a pet in a Munich brothel, police said in a statement.
Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much ...

Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much older than previously known

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Genetic information from a 35,000-year-old wolf bone found below a frozen cliff in Siberia is shedding new light on humankind's long relationship with dogs, showing canine domestication may have occurred earlier than previously thought.
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