'Birtherism' Is Back and That May Be Bad News For Trump
Birtherism — the repeatedly debunked conspiracy theory that President Barack Obama is not a legitimate American citizen — has made a comeback in the political discourse, and oddly enough it's the first couple resurrecting it. In her acclaimed address ...
The DNC Turns to the Right
Trump and the Hack
Disconnected Dems can't respond to GOP's national security message
Prosecutors drop case against Chandra Levy suspect
WASHINGTON — Prosecutors announced Thursday they won't pursue a new trial against the man charged with killing intern Chandra Levy in a case that gained national interest and embroiled a lawmaker in scandal. Ingmar Guandique, who lived in ...
Charges dismissed in retrial of man convicted of Chandra Levy murder
Prosecutors Drop Murder Charge Against Man Accused of Killing Chandra Levy
Chandra Levy's accused killer Ingmar Guandique won't be retried
World's deepest blue hole found in South China Sea
A new exploration of a legendary blue hole in the South China Sea has found that the underwater feature is the deepest known on Earth. According to Xinhua News, Dragon Hole, or Longdong, is 987 feet (300.89 meters) deep, far deeper than the previous ...
The Paradox at the Heart of the South China Sea Ruling
China says to hold drills with Russia in South China Sea
China, Russia Plan Naval Drills in South China Sea
Florida investigates 2 more suspected local Zika cases
Florida health officials are going door to door to investigate two more Zika infections that may have been spread by local mosquitoes, bringing the total number of suspected local cases to four. Although officials haven't yet confirmed how the ...
Zika Probe in Florida Prompts FDA to Shut Down Blood Collection in 2 Counties
FDA temporarily halts blood donation in two Florida counties over Zika fears
Statement from Peter Marks, MD, Ph.D., Director, FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Germany's Merkel stands by refugee policy despite 'terrifying' attacks
(CNN) German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday described recent attacks in the country and across Europe as "shocking, depressing and terrifying," but she refused to back down from an open-door refugee policy that has attracted fierce criticism ...
Merkel defends asylum policies, says Germany is at 'war' with Islamic State
After – or despite – a violent week, Germany still turns to Merkel
Merkel Defends Handling of Refugee Crisis After Terror Attacks
Syria's powerful Nusra Front says ending link to al Qaeda
BEIRUT Al Qaeda's powerful Syrian branch announced on Thursday it was ending its relationship with the global jihadist network founded by Osama bin Laden and changing its name, to remove what it called a pretext used by world powers to attack Syrians.
Leading Syrian Rebel Group Says It Severs Al Qaeda Ties
Syria Nusra Front Leader Claims No More Ties With Al-Qaida
Syrian Rebel Realignment Likely as al-Qaida Leader Blesses Split
42 Square Miles Scorched In Massive Big Sur Wildfire
BIG SUR, Monterey County (CBS / AP) — California crews contended with hotter temperatures and lower humidity Thursday near scenic Big Sur where a wildfire has destroyed 34 homes and killed a bulldozer driver working to contain the massive blaze.
Hotter weather expected near blaze that killed 1
Busy camps serve needs of front-line firefighters
Jill Stein: Green Party Foe of Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump
The Green Party candidate for president was riding a pickup truck outside the Democratic convention Monday when several of the supporters sitting behind her began chanting vulgar put downs of the Democratic presidential nominee. “F–k Hillary! F–k Hillary!
Don't Be Surprised if Sanders's Supporters Go Green
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Ralph Nader: There's no such thing as a political 'spoiler'
Crux: Covering all things Catholic
Pope Francis becomes country pastor with the young
Crux: Covering all things Catholic
Pope Francis waves as he leaves Jasna Gora monastery prior to a Holy Mass in Czestochowa, Poland, Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). Pope Francis comes most alive when he feels like a simple pastor, and on Thursday he did that ...
In a country wary of migrants, Pope tells Poles to welcome refugees
Pope Francis visits Poland, celebrates its deep Catholic roots
Don't waste your life seeking 'empty thrills', Pope tells youth
Russia, Syria Pledge 'Humanitarian Corridors' Out Of Rebel-Held Parts Of Aleppo
Russian and Syria have said they are opening humanitarian corridors out of besieged, rebel-held areas in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo. But NPR has reached civilians in the embattled city who turned back for fear of the ongoing shelling. Russia's ...
Russia, Syria Blockade Aleppo, Offer Corridors Out
Syria, Russia to open aid, exit corridors in besieged Aleppo
Russia, Syria announce humanitarian corridors in embattled city of Aleppo