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Thursday, May 31, 2012

Six Dead in One Day: What's Behind Seattle's Shootings?

Six Dead in One Day: What's Behind Seattle's Shootings?


Six Dead in One Day: What's Behind Seattle's Shootings?

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

Six Dead in One Day: What's Behind Seattle's Shootings?

Crisis in the Euro Zone: Alexis Tsipras Is the Greek Who Makes Europe Tremble

Posted: 31 May 2012 06:10 AM PDT

Alexis Tsipras has transformed himself from an obscure leftist politician to an anti-austerity populist. Is the future of the euro in his hands?

Rick Warren's New Fitness Plan: How Faith and Health Go Hand in Hand

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

Regardless of religion, we should all be rooting for mega-pastor Rick Warren and his new fitness plan

The Long Goodbye: A Journalist Becomes His Parents' Death Panel

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

The Long Goodbye: A Journalist Becomes His Parents' Death Panel

Joe Biden, Star of Obama's Re-election Campaign

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

Joe Biden, Star of Obama's Re-election Campaign

The Loneliness of the Afghan President: Karzai on His Own

Posted: 31 May 2012 06:10 AM PDT

In an extensive interview with TIME, Hamid Karzai discusses what his country will be like as the U.S. military pulls out

Splashdown! Dragon Returns Safely and SpaceX Scores Big

Posted: 31 May 2012 10:20 AM PDT

A successful mission to the International Space Station ends with an Apollo-like homecoming

Snow White and the Huntsman: The Fairest Feminist of Them All

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

What's that mirror talking about? No one is fairer than Charlize Theron. Unless we're talking inner beauty -- which is exactly what this movie is about

Do Airlines Really Want to Split Up Families' Seats?

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

Do Airlines Really Want to Split Up Families' Seats?

Drawing Battle Lines over U.S. Coal Exports to Asia

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

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Obama Isn't Against Capitalism, but He's Not Defending It Loudly Enough

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

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'Death Match': Why a Nazi-Era Soccer Movie Is Making Ukraine Angry

Posted: 31 May 2012 06:10 AM PDT

In the lead-up to the European soccer championship, co-host Ukraine is furious over a Russian soccer film depicting Ukrainians as Nazi collaborators. Can Moscow and Kiev learn to play nice?

Syria Presents Another Predicament for Kofi Annan and His U.N. Legacy

Posted: 31 May 2012 12:05 PM PDT

Syria Presents Another Predicament for Kofi Annan and His U.N. Legacy

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

From New York, Chen Guangcheng Speaks Out on Rights Abuses in China

From New York, Chen Guangcheng Speaks Out on Rights Abuses in China


From New York, Chen Guangcheng Speaks Out on Rights Abuses in China

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

From New York, Chen Guangcheng Speaks Out on Rights Abuses in China

Does Facebook's Floundering IPO Signal a Market Top?

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:05 AM PDT

Facebook's wretched stock performance over the past two weeks may reflect more than just a poorly managed initial public offering

Why the Shale Gas Industry Needs Regulations for Fracking

Posted: 29 May 2012 11:15 PM PDT

A new study released by the IEA this week found that "golden rules" of regulation are needed to usher in the golden age of gas

WikiLeaks' Assange Loses Extradition Appeal

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

WikiLeaks' Assange Loses Extradition Appeal

How a U.S. Radar Station in the Negev Affects a Potential Israel-Iran Clash

Posted: 30 May 2012 09:00 AM PDT

The complex can provide precious minutes of warning to Israel -- but also alert Washington if the Jewish State launches a unilateral attack on Iran

Michelle Obama's Garden and the Problem with Growing Your Own Food

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

Maintaining a garden is difficult, back-breaking work. Is the First Lady making it look too easy?

Insult to Injury: Rise in People with Student Loan Debt and No College Degree

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

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Do Mothers Hamper Their Daughters in Math?

Posted: 15 Apr 2012 05:40 PM PDT

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John Walsh on the Etan Patz Case: 'The Not Knowing Kills You'

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:05 AM PDT

The disappearance of America's Most Wanted host John Walsh's son Adam was solved after 27 years. Here Walsh relates his own thoughts on the recent arrest of a man suspected of killing 6-year old Etan Patz in 1979

A Key to Rebuilding Haiti: Better Journalists

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

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U.S. Frustration on Iran and Syria Puts New Cards in Russia's Hands

Posted: 30 May 2012 09:00 AM PDT

Russia's help will be crucial for President Obama in addressing the crisis in Syria and the Iran nuclear standoff, but President Vladimir Putin is playing hard to get

Summer Cooking: Five Big Grilling Mistakes

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

It's easy to cook well on a grill. And yet there are still so many ways to mess things up

Stanley Cup Finals: The Magic of Momentum

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

Neither team turned many heads during the regular season, but now the unexpected New Jersey Devils and Los Angeles Kings are battling for the NHL title

Why Everyone's Trying to Measure Well-Being

Posted: 30 May 2012 10:35 AM PDT

Why Everyone's Trying to Measure Well-Being

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

As the U.S. and Others Toss Syria's Envoys, Is Moscow Changing Its Mind About Assad?

As the U.S. and Others Toss Syria's Envoys, Is Moscow Changing Its Mind About Assad?


As the U.S. and Others Toss Syria's Envoys, Is Moscow Changing Its Mind About Assad?

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:40 AM PDT

Russia supported a U.N. statement condemning the Syria regime for the Houla massacre. But does that really mean it is shifting its support for Damascus?

Why Doesn't Apple Get More Respect in the Stock Market?

Posted: 29 May 2012 11:05 AM PDT

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Historic Montreal Protests, Once About Student Tuition, Now Decry an 'Unconstitutional' Government Response

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:40 AM PDT

The student marches in Montreal may have started over a proposed tuition hike, but it was the special legislation that followed, placing restrictions on protests, that made the movement a global cause

Can Anything Save the Drying Southwest?

Posted: 29 May 2012 04:35 AM PDT

Many of the fruits and vegetables you eat come from a region that, before long could be too parched to grow anything

Norway's Dilemma: How to Punish Breivik and Stay Liberal

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:40 AM PDT

The judicial options in the confessed mass murderer's trial are tying the Norwegian government in legalistic knots

A Tale of Two Economies: Mitt Romney vs. Republican Governors

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:20 AM PDT

The great recession has left the state of Ohio battered and bruised -- and Mitt Romney would have you believe it's Barack Obama's fault. But the state's Republican governor, John Kasich, was telling a different story

Why Google Should Be Worried About Facebook

Posted: 29 May 2012 11:05 AM PDT

Why Google Should Be Worried About Facebook

The Pain in Spain: A Banking Scandal Makes the Crisis No Joke

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:40 AM PDT

Spaniards have been trying to deal with their economic problems with a good measure of black humor. The mood, however, has gone from black to bad with the Bankia revelations

The Sandwich Generation: Boomers Taking Care of Both Parents and Kids

Posted: 29 May 2012 11:05 AM PDT

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Murdoch and Blair: Britain's Former PM Testifies to Hacking Inquiry

Posted: 29 May 2012 11:05 AM PDT

Tony Blair still divides Britons

Un-Stuffy Museum: The Louvre Goes High-Tech with Video-Console Guides

Posted: 29 May 2012 07:40 AM PDT

One of Europe's most venerable museums is charging headfirst into the digital era with video game console guides to replace their old audio guides -- a move that could attract a new generation of museum-goers

Should the FBI Be Allowed to Wiretap Facebook?

Posted: 29 May 2012 11:05 AM PDT

The crime-fighting agency seeks new powers to "listen in" on the Internet and social media

Etan Patz: A Child of His Time

Posted: 29 May 2012 11:05 AM PDT

he lost world of pre-"helicopter parenting" that so many now romanticize was no Eden

Monday, May 28, 2012

Americans and Their Military: The Case for Bringing Back the Draft

Americans and Their Military: The Case for Bringing Back the Draft


Americans and Their Military: The Case for Bringing Back the Draft

Posted: 27 May 2012 11:15 PM PDT

The politics of war would be profoundly different if more Americans had a direct connection with the military

The Palme d'Amour: Michael Haneke Wins Cannes' Top Prize at the Annual Film Festival

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

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Memorial Day 2012: Big Holiday Weekend = Big Spending Weekend

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

Memorial Day 2012: Big Holiday Weekend = Big Spending Weekend

Box Office Report: How Men In Black 3 Toppled the Marvel Men

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

The revival of a Will Smith franchise slips past the Marvel men

Watch: Indy 500 Thriller as Franchitti Survives Dramatic Final Lap

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

Dario Franchitti from Spain was the first to the finish line at the Indy 500 on Sunday, winning his third title after taking control of the course in the final lap

The Ultimate Road-Tripper: One Man, Every Single U.S. County

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

Reid Williamson is one of 32 'completers' who has ben to every one of the 3,143 counties in the U.S.

Eurovision 2012: Sweden's Loreen Wins in Politically Charged Azerbaijan

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

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Breaking from the U.K.: Is an Independent Scotland Feasible?

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

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23 Years After Tiananmen, Father of Slain Protester Commits Suicide

Posted: 28 May 2012 09:50 AM PDT

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India's Petrol Hike: Gas Goes Up, and a City Melts Down

Posted: 27 May 2012 10:55 PM PDT

Traffic in New Delhi is bad at the best of times. During a run on fuel, it devolves into an unholy mess

Cannes Fashion: The Top Red Carpet Moments

Posted: 27 May 2012 10:20 AM PDT

Cannes Fashion: The Top Red Carpet Moments