3 Americans Are Killed by Guard at Afghan Hospital
New York Times
Witnesses describe the scene after three Americans were shot dead at a hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, by an Afghan police officer. Credit By Ben C. Solomon on Publish Date April 24, 2014. Credit Diego Ibarra Sanchez for The New York Times. Continue ...
Chicago pediatrician among 3 killed by Afghan guard
Afghan security guard shoots dead 3 American doctors at hospital
Chicago Pediatrician Killed in Afghan Hospital Attack Was Devoted to Kids
Russia announces new military exercises along Ukrainian border
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine -- Ukrainian forces moved in and killed at least two pro-Russia insurgents in the country's tumultuous east Thursday, an escalation that prompted new threats from Russian President Vladimir Putin. In an immediate reaction, Russia's ...
Reuters: Ukraine haggles with Slovakia for bigger gas shipments
On the Front Lines in Ukraine's Info War
Ukraine tackles insurgents in country's east as Russia announces new military ...
Rancher says he's not racist as lawmakers decry remarks on blacks
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy said Thursday he is “not racist,” following an outcry over comments, in which he suggested blacks might be “better off as slaves” in a New York Times article, that were also captured on video. Bundy told conservative radio host ...
Bundy on remarks: Just 'wondering'
Cliven Bundy on 'the Negro': Why his words aren't a huge surprise
Nevada rancher condemned for racist remarks
Analysis: Abbas's gift to Netanyahu's coalition
The deal Abbas reached with Hamas was the best present he could have given Netanyahu. Instead of having to risk his coalition by making concessions to keep Abbas at the table, he can declare that the PA is uninterested in peace. Netanyahu. Benyamin ...
US Unwilling to Give up Mideast Peace Process Yet
Israel suspends talks with Palestinian Authority over Fatah-Hamas unity deal
Netanyahu: Hamas-Fatah deal a 'blow to peace'
Yanks' Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar Use
Steve Silva, a lifelong Massachusetts resident, joined Boston.com in 2004. He's covered the world championship runs of the Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins, and Celtics, the Boston Marathon, and more as part of the BDC and Boston Globe sports teams.
Yankees' Pineda sorry, says pine tar incident won't happen again
Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda Suspended for Pine Tar Incident
What a foolish mistake by Michael Pineda
FCC pushes back against criticism over Internet traffic plan
Attendees surf the internet at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California May 1, 2013. REUTERS/Gus Ruelas. NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. communications regulator on Thursday sought to tame an outcry over "net neutrality" rules it ...
New York Times
Supreme Court Upholds Michigan Affirmative Action Ban
The Supreme Court yesterday upheld a Michigan state constitutional ban on affirmative action for women and minorities in public education, employment, and contracting. The decision in Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and ...
Affirmative action erosion could affect UNLV in future
Charles Krauthammer: Finally getting it right on affirmative action
Watch Barack Obama play soccer with a Japanese robot
President Barack Obama made a trip to Japan this week, and while on his visit there he stopped by the Tokyo Miraikan Science Expo. It was there that Obama met Honda's human-like robot, ASIMO, and the two of them played soccer together. If this sounds to ...
Meet ASIMO: 10 things to know
Barack Obama meets humanoid robot ASIMO on Japan tour
Wall Street Journal
E-Cigarettes Face First Regulations
Wall Street Journal
E-cigarettes now fall under the regulation of the FDA. What will the agency allow, and what will it not? And why not? How do e-cigarettes work? WSJ's Jason Bellini has #TheShortAnswer. The Food and Drug Administration proposed Thursday the first federal ...
At a Glance: Electronic Cigarettes
Durbin, Democrats say proposed e-cigarette regulations don't go far enough
FDA Proposes E-Cigarette Regulations
America's Most Terrifying Mascot Is Getting a Total Makeover
McDonald's is giving its long-time mascot a makeover. Ronald McDonald, the iconic clown that kids love and adults find quietly menacing, is getting a more modern look. The character will now sport a yellow vest and cargo pants instead of a jumpsuit, as well ...
McDonald's finds new relevance and a fashion sense for fading icon
Ronald McDonald: Fast Food King Revamps His Look & Joins Twitter
Ronald McDonald gets makeover, says he is ready for selfies