• Wreckage may be first trace of missing Flight MH370

    Investigators are treating debris found on an Indian Ocean island as a "major lead." […]

  • Donald Trump amuses us to death

    Trump’s juggernaut isn’t an actual campaign, with an agenda or a strategy. It’s great programming […]

  • James Holmes's revealing courtroom behavior

    As James Holmes watched his father being cross-examined on the witness stand Wednesday, the convicted Colorado theater shooter reverted to what has become his routine during many of the trial’s more contentious moments: he swiveled. […]

  • Cincinnati police officer indicted in shooting death of black man

    A University of Cincinnati police officer was indicted on Wednesday on murder charges in the fatal shooting last week of an unarmed black motorist who was stopped because of a missing front license plate. Ray Tensing, the 25-year-old white officer who shot Dubose in the head, "wasn't dealing with someone who was wanted for murder," Deters told a news conference. "He was dealing with someone who […]

  • Planned Parenthood reports second website hack in a week

    Websites operated by Planned Parenthood and its political branch, Planned Parenthood Action, were clogged by a wide-scale "distributed denial-of-service," or DDoS, attack, the organization said. Service was restored shortly after the attack, but the group opted to keep its websites offline for the remainder of the day "to ensure that we are fully protected," Dawn Laguens, executive vice president […]

  • Water parks and piano class: Colorado movie gunman's childhood

    Defense lawyers trying to save the life of Colorado movie rampage gunman James Holmes have called witness after witness to take the stand just feet from where he sits, tethered to the floor, expressionless. At the beginning of his trial in late April, defense lawyers said they would show how Holmes was a normal, happy, social child who could have belonged to any of the jurors, before he was […]

  • N.H. thumbs its nose at Fox News

    The GOP primary forum next Monday will be more of a grilling than a debate. […]