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Reuters

Republican hopefuls target middle-class insecurity as economy improves
Apr 19, 2015   05:18 AM  5 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
NASHUA (Reuters) – Facing a recovering economy and a tumbling jobless rate, Republican presidential candidates honing their economic message are trying tap into a lingering sense of insecurity among Americans seven years after the global…

Paul, Graham clash on foreign-policy on U.S. campaign trail
Apr 19, 2015   12:47 AM  9 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
NASHUA, N.H. (Reuters) – Republican presidential hopefuls Rand Paul and Lindsey Graham took their debate over America’s role in the world from the U.S. Senate floor to the campaign trail on Saturday in an early sign that foreign policy i…

Here’s one White House hopeful who wants to get big money out of politics
Apr 18, 2015   11:39 PM  11 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
NASHUA, N.H. (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham has an unusual message for a potential Republican presidential candidate: He wants to stem the flow of unregulated money in politics.

Paul, Graham clash on foreign-policy on U.S. campaign trail
Apr 18, 2015   11:13 PM  11 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
NASHUA, N.H. (Reuters) – Republican presidential hopefuls Rand Paul and Lindsey Graham took their debate over America’s role in the world from the U.S. Senate floor to the campaign trail on Saturday in an early sign that foreign policy i…

Marco Rubio: the 2016 presidential campaign’s $40 million man
Apr 18, 2015   12:33 PM  22 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Less than a week after announcing his 2016 campaign for president, Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida doesn’t need to worry about money.

Texas House approves bill that limits city bans on fracking
Apr 18, 2015   09:26 AM  1 day ago  Reuters: Politics
DALLAS (Reuters) – A bill that would stop Texas cities from enacting their own bans on hydraulic fracturing in the nation’s top crude oil and natural gas producing state was approved on Friday in the state House of Representatives.

CNN

Meet the woman who might hold the keys to Hillary’s White House bid
Apr 19, 2015   01:38 AM  9 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics

GOP 2016 hopefuls take aim at Hillary, each other at summit
Apr 19, 2015   01:38 AM  9 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics

Jeb seeks to shake shadow of family name
Apr 19, 2015   01:08 AM  9 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics

What each candidate had to say in New Hampshire
Apr 19, 2015   01:08 AM  9 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics

Huckabee hits the trail, with a wink
Apr 18, 2015   11:56 PM  10 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics
Mike Huckabee says he feels better positioned financially to launch a campaign now than he did in 2008, when he was a long-shot candidate who ultimately went on to win the Iowa caucuses.

Christie questions whether Obama cares about US
Apr 18, 2015   11:33 PM  11 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics

Washington Post

Is there a happy ending to Chuck Schumer-Dick Durbin buddy movie?
Apr 19, 2015   03:37 AM  7 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
In need of a new roommate 22 years ago, Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) persuaded his housemates to turn to his friend from Illinois, Richard J. Durbin.They had already served 10 years together in the House, and Durbin was part of their rat …

GOP contenders audition their attack lines on Clinton
Apr 19, 2015   02:19 AM  8 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
NASHUA, N.H. — As Hillary Rodham Clinton prepared to bring her week-old presidential campaign to this state on Monday, an array of Republicans vying to be their party’s pick spent the weekend offering a preview of how they would take her…

GOP contenders audition their attack lines on Clinton
Apr 19, 2015   02:19 AM  8 hours ago  White House: Latest White House News, Headlines, Analysis & More – The Washington Post
NASHUA, N.H. — As Hillary Rodham Clinton prepared to bring her week-old presidential campaign to this state on Monday, an array of Republicans vying to be their party’s pick spent the weekend offering a preview of how they would take her…

GOP contenders audition their attack lines on Clinton
Apr 19, 2015   01:36 AM  9 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
NASHUA, N.H. — As Hillary Rodham Clinton prepared to bring her week-old presidential campaign to this state on Monday, an array of Republicans vying to be their party’s pick spent the weekend offering a preview of how they would take her…

GOP contenders audition their attack lines on Clinton
Apr 19, 2015   01:36 AM  9 hours ago  White House: Latest White House News, Headlines, Analysis & More – The Washington Post
NASHUA, N.H. — As Hillary Rodham Clinton prepared to bring her week-old presidential campaign to this state on Monday, an array of Republicans vying to be their party’s pick spent the weekend offering a preview of how they would take her…

New Hampshire could be make-or-break for Jeb Bush
Apr 19, 2015   01:24 AM  9 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Saint Anselm College has been a required stop on the pilgrimage for presidential aspirants, going at least as far back as John F. Kennedy and Richard M. Nixon more than a half-century ago.Read full article >>

Reuters

Fast-moving brush fire forces home evacuations near Los Angeles
Apr 19, 2015   07:08 AM  3 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
(Reuters) – A fast-moving brush fire east of Los Angeles has forced the evacuation of more than 200 homes just hours after it started, fire department officials said on Sunday.

Toddler shot in drive-by near Seattle dies
Apr 19, 2015   05:49 AM  4 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
SEATTLE (Reuters) – A one-year-old girl who was shot in the head during a drive-by shooting near Seattle on Thursday died late Saturday from her wounds, hospital officials said.

Torrential rain floods Houston before heading toward New Orleans
Apr 18, 2015   09:45 PM  12 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
(Reuters) – Torrential rain triggered flooding on the streets of Houston and sent spectators fleeing from a circus south of the Texas city, officials said on Saturday, as the storm system headed east toward Louisiana and neighboring states.

Officers kill knife-wielding man near St. Louis, police say
Apr 18, 2015   06:34 PM  16 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
(Reuters) – A 23-year-old African-American man who barricaded himself in his mother’s house in a St. Louis suburb was shot and killed by police when he rushed at them with a knife in one hand and a Bible in the other, authorities said on…

California gas pipeline explosion, fire injure up to 15 people
Apr 18, 2015   06:26 PM  16 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – A construction crew on Friday accidentally ruptured a natural gas transmission line in Fresno, California, sparking an explosion and fire that injured up to 15 people, four of them critically, officials said.

Officers kill knife-wielding man near St Louis, police say
Apr 18, 2015   06:06 PM  16 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
(Reuters) – A 23-year-old African-American man who barricaded himself in his mother’s house in a St. Louis suburb was shot and killed by police when he rushed at them with a knife in one hand and a Bible in the other, authorities said on…

CNN

The FBI’s most-wanted terrorists
Apr 18, 2015   05:42 PM  16 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Twenty years after Oklahoma City domestic terror threats range from white supremacists to eco-terrorists to anti-government extremists and radical separatist groups, according to the FBI.

L.A. Kings’ Jarret Stoll arrested on drug charge
Apr 18, 2015   05:37 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Hockey player Jarret Stoll of the L.A. Kings was arrested Friday at the swimming pool of a Las Vegas resort for possession of drugs, CNN affiliate KSNV reported, citing a police spokesman.

Cops: Parent choked teacher in class
Apr 18, 2015   05:35 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Police say a parent walked into a middle school and choked a teacher until she was unconscious. CNN affiliate WCBS reports.

Viral video shows cop parking in bike lane
Apr 18, 2015   05:35 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
CNN affiliate WIVB has the details on cellphone video showing a police officer parking in a bike lane so he can buy pizza.

Ferguson protesters were deemed ‘enemy forces’
Apr 18, 2015   05:34 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
As the Missouri National Guard prepared to deploy to help quell riots in Ferguson, Missouri, that raged sporadically last year, the guard used highly militarized words such as “enemy forces” and “adversaries” to refer to protesters, acco…

Vet claims she killed cat with arrow, posts photo
Apr 18, 2015   05:33 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Hey, look what I did. That small boast on social media can trigger a whirlwind that spins into real-life grief, as a Texas veterinarian found out after shooting a cat.

MSNBC

Parents Arrested After Kids Found in Garbage-Filled Home
Apr 19, 2015   07:27 AM  3 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
A North Miami couple is facing child neglect charges after police say they found their children living in a room covered in bugs and human feces.

Victim Loses Leg, Home in Love Triangle Hit-and-Run: Cops
Apr 19, 2015   07:17 AM  3 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
An arrest was made in an intentional hit-and-run that left a young Philadelphia woman without a leg and ultimately, without a home, officials said.

California Fire Threatens Homes, Forces Evacuations
Apr 19, 2015   07:01 AM  3 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Mandatory evacuations were ordered Saturday night as firefighters battled an out-of-control brush fire that was threatening 200 homes in Chino.

Should Students Be Allowed to Carry Guns on Campus?
Apr 19, 2015   05:19 AM  5 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
A handful of states are considering laws that would allow college students to carry concealed weapons on campus, triggering a fierce debate.

Three Shot at Delaware State University Cookout
Apr 19, 2015   04:43 AM  5 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Gunfire rang out Saturday at a fraternity and sorority cookout on the DSU campus. It is unclear whether the three shot were students.

Three Shot at Delaware State University Cookout
Apr 19, 2015   04:39 AM  6 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Gunfire rang out Saturday at a fraternity and sorority cookout on the DSU campus. It is unclear whether the three shot were students.

Fox News

Wildfire near Southern California dam triggers evacuation of 300 homes; some 300 acres burned
Apr 19, 2015   09:58 AM  41 minutes ago  FOXNews.com
An out-of-control wildfire that broke out in a forested basin near a Southern California dam triggered the evacuation of about 300 homes late Saturday, authorities said.

Q&A: What happens to John Hinckley and other defendants found not guilty by reason of insanity
Apr 19, 2015   08:07 AM  2 hours ago  FOXNews.com
When John Hinckley Jr. was found not guilty by reason of insanity in the 1981 assassination attempt of President Ronald Reagan, jurors left open the possibility that he would one day live outside a mental institution.

For Reagan shooter, it’s not yet welcome home in Williamsburg; Hinckley struggles to integrate
Apr 19, 2015   08:06 AM  2 hours ago  FOXNews.com
The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community.

Large wildfire in Southern California forces evacuation of 300 homes
Apr 19, 2015   07:03 AM  3 hours ago  FOXNews.com
An out-of-control wildfire that broke out in a forested basin near a Southern California dam forced the evacuation of nearly 300 homes, authorities said late Saturday.

Veteran detained after taking American flag from protesters who were wallking on it, report says
Apr 19, 2015   06:44 AM  3 hours ago  FOXNews.com
A military veteran was reportedly detained and charged by Valdosta State University police in Georgia Friday after she took an American flag from a group of protesters who were walking on it.

Veteran detained after taking American flag from protesters who were walking on it, report says
Apr 19, 2015   06:44 AM  3 hours ago  FOXNews.com
A military veteran was reportedly detained and charged by Valdosta State University police in Georgia Friday after she took an American flag from a group of protesters who were walking on it.

Reuters

Up to 700 feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya
Apr 19, 2015   10:07 AM  32 minutes ago  Reuters: World News
ROME (Reuters) – As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, in one of the worst disasters seen in the Mediterranean migrant crisis, officials said on Sunday.

Khamenei says Iran nuclear weapons are a U.S. ‘myth’
Apr 19, 2015   10:05 AM  34 minutes ago  Reuters: World News
DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told military commanders on Sunday the United States had created the “myth” of nuclear weapons to portray Iran as a threat, hardening his rhetoric before nuclear negotiations…

Up to 700 feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya
Apr 19, 2015   09:39 AM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
ROME (Reuters) – As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, in one of the worst disasters seen in the Mediterranean migrant crisis, officials said on Sunday.

Egypt court seeks death for 11 in soccer stadium case – TV
Apr 19, 2015   09:36 AM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
CAIRO (Reuters) – An Egyptian court on Sunday took a step towards imposing the death penalty on 11 men for involvement in deadly soccer stadium violence in 2012, a televised session showed.

More than 90,000 people flee violence in Iraq’s Anbar province – UN
Apr 19, 2015   09:29 AM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) – More than 90,000 people have fled their homes in Iraq’s western province of Anbar where Islamic State militants have been gaining ground over the past week, the United Nations said on Sunday.

Up to 700 feared dead after migrant boat sinks off Libya
Apr 19, 2015   09:00 AM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
ROME (Reuters) – As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, in one of the worst disasters seen in the Mediterranean migrant crisis, officials said on Sunday.

CNN

ISIS claims blast near U.S. site in Irbil, Iraq
Apr 18, 2015   05:34 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – World
ISIS claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb attack near the U.S. Consulate in the Kurdish Iraqi city of Irbil, according to several Twitter accounts linked to the terror group.

ISIS bomber on motorbike kills 33 in Afghanistan
Apr 18, 2015   05:34 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – World
A suicide bomber on a motorbike blew himself up in front of the Kabul Bank in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, early Saturday, a local government spokesman said.

McCain: Pentagon in ‘denial’ over Ramadi
Apr 18, 2015   05:28 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – World
With the Iraqi city of Ramadi under relentless assault from ISIS, the top U.S. military official said the fall of the city would not mark a turning point in the ongoing military campaign against the terror group.

Australian teens held after ‘ISIS-inspired’ plot foiled
Apr 18, 2015   05:26 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – World
Five young men were arrested Saturday in Melbourne, Australia, in what police called a major counterterrorism operation.

Israel to release Palestinians’ tax revenues, officials say
Apr 18, 2015   05:26 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – World
Israel has agreed to release hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenues and customs duties that it had withheld from the Palestinians for months, officials on both sides said Saturday.

Hussein deputy al-Douri killed, Iraqi state TV reports
Apr 18, 2015   05:25 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – World
Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, a former top adviser to Saddam Hussein and the highest-ranking member of the Iraqi leader’s regime to evade capture, has been killed in an Iraqi security operation, Iraqi state-run television reported Friday.

MSNBC

Americans gear up to help Philippines
Nov 12, 2013   12:38 AM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
From military veterans and U.S. troops to grassroots Filipino-American organizations, people across the country geared up to do what they could to help after one of largest storms ever barreled through the Philippines over the weekend an…

Video: Hundreds attend 99-year-old UK veteran’s funeral
Nov 12, 2013   12:15 AM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
A veteran of the RAF during World War II, Harold Jellicoe Percival’s funeral was attended by hundreds of Britons even though they never knew him. An ad in a local paper encouraged attendees, because he had no living family members. NBC’s…

Video: Typhoon’s winds stronger than Hurricane Katrina
Nov 12, 2013   12:09 AM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
Typhoon Haiyan may be among the biggest ever recorded, peaking at more than 200 mph with a 20-foot storm surge. NBC’s Tom Costello reports. (Nightly News)

Video: Tacloban residents struggle without food, water
Nov 11, 2013   11:54 PM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
The Philippine city of Tacloban is ground zero in an area completely wiped out by the fast-moving, ferocious typhoon. People are desperate for aid, and have no access to food, shelter or water. NBC’s Harry Smith reports. (Nightly News)

Doctors haunted by typhoon victims they couldn’t help
Nov 11, 2013   11:53 PM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
TACLOBAN, Philippines — Days after the super-typhoon Haiyan roared ashore here and laid waste to the Philippine island of Leyte, the roads remain blocked, the airports closed, the ferries aren’t running — and a public health crisis is un…

Typhoon pushed the limits — bigger storms ahead
Nov 11, 2013   11:05 PM  1 year ago  MSNBC.com: World News
Experts say Typhoon Haiyan was about as strong as it could theoretically get when it swept through the Philippines, but storm intensity limits are on the rise.

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