BUTTE, Montana - At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorities - many of them beaten, starved or left alone to drown while agencies had good reason to know they were in danger, The Associated Press has found.
The National Constitution Center-s constitutional literacy adviser, Lyle Denniston, explains how a federal judge-s ruling in Pittsburgh about President Obama-s immigration orders could be a sign of things to come.
Boko Haram has kidnapped at least 185 people, including women and children, from a Nigerian village, carting the hostages away on trucks towards Sambisa Forest, a notorious rebel stronghold, two local officials and a vigilante leader said Thursday.
Fox News This undated file photo provided by the South Carolina Department of Archives and History shows George Stinney Jr, the youngest person ever executed in South Carolina, in 1944 (AP Photo/South Carolina Department of Archives and History, File)
Washington Post MISSOULA, Mont — Just days before he killed a 17-year-old German exchange student, Markus Kaarma told hairstylists he had been waiting up to shoot some kids who were burglarizing homes He told them they would see it on the news Kaarma hoped to
Newsday Reported on Dec 18, 2014, TV News Meteorologist Patrick Crawford of KCEN in central Texas was listed in fair condition after he was shot in his TV station parking lot The gunman is at large (Credit: AP)
Businessweek Amazoncom Inc (AMZN:US) began offering one-hour delivery in Manhattan today, the retailer's latest effort to connect consumers with products they order online as quickly as possible The “Prime Now” program covers delivery of tens of thousands of
Businessweek As Mario Draghi prepares to push the European Central Bank into quantitative easing, he's counting the cost of alienating its home nation With the ECB president signaling that he'll override German-led concerns on government bond purchases if needed,
Uncover Michigan FedEx Corporation's 2Q15 financial results fell short of $219 analyst forecast by 23% But the result was 36% up when compared to the same quarter in 2013 FedEx's profit increased 4% amounting to $119bn and net profit increased 23% to $616million
Huffington Post Angelina Jolie may have been all thorns when she ran into Sony's Amy Pascal last week after the hacker group Guardians of Peace leaked the co-chair's email rant about the Maleficent star, but while the gossip mill grinds and the spin doctors do their best to
Street Fight d001 Reports surfaced yesterday that Twitter may partner with Foursquare to help the microblogging service develop a new local discovery feature In the perennial speculation about Foursquare's future, the rumors lead us to ask: would a Twitter tie-up make
The Escapist I creep towards a large platform that lies a stone's throw away from four gun-wielding humans protecting a power relay I can smell their fear The hunters have now become the hunted I summon a body double in their direction and the squad instinctively
Washington Post In a forthcoming interview with People magazine, President Obama names Richard Linklater's “Boyhood” his favorite movie of the year I'm with him; Linklater's gentle portrait of a boy (Ellar Coltrane) growing up in Texas and balancing his love for his strained
PC Magazine Topping tech headlines on Wednesday was the conclusion that North Korea orchestrated the late-November network hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment US investigators are still gathering evidence, but believe an elite North Korean hacking unit was
Charlotte Observer Going to see "Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb" is like a visit to a museum you've been to countless times You go in knowing you've seen most of the exhibits before, but you hope there's some new material to add a little spark The third film in the
CBSSportscom Oh, the West Triple-overtime in San Antonio between the Grizzlies and Spurs on Wednesday night A nationally televised showdown between the conference-leading Warriors and rising Thunder on Thursday night As if the West weren't wild enough, here
FOX Sports Radio Jason Smith and Mike Harmon go 3 for 3, giving you three BIG sports opinions with each clocking in at three minutes or less Today find out: Patriots Rob Gronkowski flirts with the host of Top Chef regarding polish sausages; players from the Cleveland
USA TODAY Similar to baseball, the season drags on and on, inundating the audience with a six-month appetizer of mediocre basketball prior to the playoffs, which provide some of the year's most riveting entertainment So when an exciting thing happens during the
CNN (CNN) -- It could be a sign, a vague one A NASA rover has found the building blocks of life on Mars They might be the product of past or present life on the red planet -- or they might not be Either way, the samples of organic matter in the atmosphere and in
CNN (CNN) -- In space there's no atmosphere, it's never cloudy, and in geosynchronous orbits it's never night: a perfect place for a solar power station to harvest uninterrupted power 24 hours a day, 365 days a year The concept has been around since the 1940s
Christian Science Monitor Unearthed from a diamond mine in Russia and donated to science, the rock contains concentrations of diamonds millions of times greater than that of normal diamond ore By Becky Oskin, LiveScience December 18, 2014 close This rock from Russia's
CTV News Diets that classify high-carb foods by how much they increase blood sugar don't improve risk factors for diabetes or cardiovascular disease as previously thought, according to a new study "The study results were very surprising," says lead author Frank M
The Westside Story Considering the fact that strokes occur from sudden loss of consciousness that results when a rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to lack of oxygen in the brain – thereby resulting to inability to use the limbs and parts of the body for any functional
The Australian GLOBAL life expectancy for men and women has increased by about six years over the past two decades, according to the one of the most comprehensive studies of global health The rise in global life expectancy is mainly the result of dramatic advances in