So far, so good for Huntington Beach, which got 13 strikeouts from sophomore Hagen Danner on Thursday to advance to the semifinals of the National High School Invitational in Cary, N.C.
So. U.S. Army National Guard soldier and his cousin have been arrested on charges of conspiring to support Islamic State, the Department of Justice said on Thursday.... Army National Guard Specialist Hasan Edmonds, 22, was arrested at Chicago Midway...
The rate of mutation appears normal, research suggests, and the high death toll stems from where the epidemic erupted, at the intersection of three vulnerable nations.
Ever since the Disneyland measles outbreak hit high gear last month and permeated the national consciousness, the antivaccine movement has, justifiably, been on the defensive. We’ve been treated to the spectacle of a truly despicable cardiologist spewing antivaccine nonsense with an added dollop of contempt for parents of children with cancer who are worried about…
``The Securities and Exchange Commission proposed a rule amendment on Wednesday that would require broker-dealers that trade in off-exchange markets to become members of a national securities association in a proposal that intends to provide greater regulatory oversight over firms that engage in so-called high frequency trading.''
Germanwings Co-Pilot Crashed Plane To Kill All Passengers A highly respected French prosecutor said the co-pilot, appears to have intentionally crashed a Germanwings airliner into the Alps on Tuesday, was a German national who was not on any terrorist watch
We have a winner in the 2015 USA National Brain Bee Champion: Soren Christensen, a ninth-grader at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Va., representing the Washington, D.C. region of the competition. What is the Brain Bee? It’s a neuroscience competition for high school students in which 52 regional winners from […]
National Journal, There's an IRS Investigation That's Bipartisan and Leak-Free. Really.: The Senate Finance Committee's investigations team is highly caffeinated. How else could it have gotten through more than a million pages of documents in the last two years? There is an art to the kind of mind-numbing digging that...
GENEVA (Reuters) - Wars in Syria and Iraq drove the number of people requesting asylum in industrialized countries to a 22-year high last year, the United Nations said on Thursday, appealing for Western nations to open their doors to more refugees.
All photos courtesy of the Ikea Foundation "Better Shelter," the next-generation refugee dwelling from the Ikea Foundation, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and a group of Swedish designers, has come a long way. Since its inception in...
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNCHR) has partnered with social enterprise Better Shelter to move forward on a plan to bring 10,000 of IKEA’s incredible solar-powered flat pack shelters to refugee families. After successfully field tested
Kentucky Coach John Calipari would seem to have a pretty good gig. He gets the nation’s best high school players to play for the Wildcats, they win a bunch of games (36 and counting this season, without a loss) and then they leave for NBA riches after a season or two. Then the cycle repeats […]
JSerra, ranked No. 1 by The Times, was beaten by Florida Mosley, 1-0, on Wednesday morning in its opener of the National High School Invitational in Cary, N.C.
In an interview with the National Enquirer, Deanna Micoley says she was high on drugs and coerced by her now ex-husband into giving up her 2-month-old daughter Kayla to an adoption agency in 1997, and "Rosie O'Donnell knew that I was in no condition to sign away my parental rights."
National Puppy Day is behind us, although on Facebook and Twitter, isn’t every day National Puppy Day? Seems like it. Anyway, the official festivities are over, but let’s send National Puppy Day 2015 off on a high note with something that will surely have Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo quaking—a gaming console just for dogs. Show More Summary
Will one of the nation's top linebackers follow his father's footsteps to Tuscaloosa? Gordo (Ala.) linebacker Ben Davis is one of the top prospects in the country, ranking as the nation's No. 22 player by the 247Sports Composite and the second-best player in the state of Alabama. Show More Summary
Southern California baseball will be well represented at the 16-team National High School Invitational that begins Wednesday in Cary, N.C.
It’s almost a given. Every time Madonna goes out on tour, critics claim she is flopping, ticket sales are low, etc. In 2008, several outlets predicted that Madonna’s deal with Live Nation would go bankrupt because she was failing to sell out every single seat six months before the Sticky & Sweet Tour. Show More Summary
LAGOS/ABUJA (Reuters) - The Nigerian federal high court in Lagos has barred the military from deploying around polling stations during March 28 national elections, the lawyer for the parliamentarian who brought the case said on Tues...
Massachusetts high school officials backtracked Tuesday after they tried to change the theme of this year’s junior/senior dance from "American Pride" to "National Pride" to be more inclusive.