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Ferguson protesters stop traffic on 101 Freeway, place barricades

Ferguson protesters stop traffic on 101 Freeway, place barricades

by ChicoUser since 4 hours in Politics via latimes.com

A growing crowd of at nearly 300 people rallied outside Los Angeles Police Department Headquarters in downtown Los Angeles to protest a Missouri...

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Ducks barely hold off Flames, 3-2

Ducks barely hold off Flames, 3-2

by ChicoUser since 3 hours in Politics via latimes.com

Anaheim has long been a destination for travelers drawn by Angel Stadium and Disneyland. But you can't blame the Calgary Flames if they fail to...

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Krauthammer: Holder’s Ferguson comments 'astonishing'

Krauthammer: Holder’s Ferguson comments 'astonishing'

by Silver since 5 hours in Politics via foxnews.com

Holder made the comments Tuesday in response to the looting and arson that have accompanied the protests, which erupted after a grand jury decided...

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After Ferguson Announcement, a Racial Divide Remains Over Views of Justice

After Ferguson Announcement, a Racial Divide Remains Over Views of Justice

by King since 6 hours in Politics via nytimes.com

Although whites and blacks have much more contact than they did decades ago, it appears that in some ways they go home to different worlds.

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Obama Faces Protests in Chicago That Immigration Plan Is Too Meager

Obama Faces Protests in Chicago That Immigration Plan Is Too Meager

by King since 4 hours in Politics via nytimes.com

Expecting a receptive audience, President Obama instead pared down a speech in Chicago on his immigration overhaul as protesters shouted for even...

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US lacks strategy to counter unconventional warfare threats from states and

US lacks strategy to counter unconventional warfare threats from states and

by Silver since 5 hours in Politics via foxnews.com

Russia, China, Iran, and Islamists are waging unconventional warfare around the world, and the United States currently lacks a clear strategy to...

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Jeremy Hunt jousts with Labour shadow over children's A&E visit

Jeremy Hunt jousts with Labour shadow over children's A&E visit

by iMan since 7 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Andy Burnham accuses health secretary on Twitter of ignoring official advice by not taking his family to see a GP before going to hospitalJeremy...

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USC starts second half strong, gets stops at end to defeat Fullerton

USC starts second half strong, gets stops at end to defeat Fullerton

by ChicoUser since 2 hours in Politics via latimes.com

USC nearly blew a 14-point second-half lead but held on to defeat Cal State Fullerton, 53-49, on Tuesday night at the Galen Center.

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Dorothy Cheney dies at 98; won more than 390 national tennis titles

Dorothy Cheney dies at 98; won more than 390 national tennis titles

by ChicoUser since 4 hours in Politics via latimes.com

Dorothy "Dodo" Cheney, who was the first American woman tennis player to win the Australian Open and went on to a prolific career on the senior...

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Lee Rigby murder: Facebook could have picked up killer’s message - report

Lee Rigby murder: Facebook could have picked up killer’s message - report

by iMan since 2 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Intelligence committee chair calls Facebook a ‘safe haven for terrorists’ but rights groups warn of creeping state surveillanceInternet companies...

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National Briefing | Washington: Schumer Criticizes Timing of Affordable Car

National Briefing | Washington: Schumer Criticizes Timing of Affordable Car

by King since 6 hours in Politics via nytimes.com

Senator Charles E. Schumer, Democrat of New York, said Tuesday that it was a political mistake to pass the Affordable Care Act in 2010 because...

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As Ferguson anger simmers, protests in other cities are more peaceful

As Ferguson anger simmers, protests in other cities are more peaceful

by ChicoUser since 2 hours in Politics via latimes.com

Protests unfolded in major cities across the nation Tuesday night as more than 2,000 National Guard troops and hundreds of police officers...

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Crisiswhatcrisis? Iain Duncan Smith tries to bat off Rachel Reeves’ quest

Crisiswhatcrisis? Iain Duncan Smith tries to bat off Rachel Reeves’ quest

by iMan since 9 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Work and pensions secretary sings his own praises a day before critical National Audit Office report on universal creditRachel Reeves, the shadow...

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Nancy Teeters dies at 84; first woman on Federal Reserve board

Nancy Teeters dies at 84; first woman on Federal Reserve board

by ChicoUser since 9 hours in Politics via latimes.com

Nancy Teeters, who in 1978 became the first woman on the Federal Reserve board of governors, then continued to stand out by opposing Fed Chairman...

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Nick Clegg sets out plans to curb benefits to EU migrants

Nick Clegg sets out plans to curb benefits to EU migrants

by iMan since 9 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Deputy PM insists UK can tackle ‘benefits tourism’ without challenging the key principle of free movementNick Clegg, the deputy prime minister,...

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Police launch inquiry into Tory peer Lord Hanningfield’s allowance claims

Police launch inquiry into Tory peer Lord Hanningfield’s allowance claims

by iMan since 8 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Former council leader ordered to repay £3,300 for claiming allowance for days on which he did no parliamentary workPolice have launched an inquiry...

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White House Memo: Hagel’s Departure Bears Little Likeness to Rumsfeld’s

White House Memo: Hagel’s Departure Bears Little Likeness to Rumsfeld’s

by King since 6 hours in Politics via nytimes.com

Despite similar timing, after a disastrous midterm election, the exit of President Obama’s defense secretary, Chuck Hagel, did not represent the...

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Middle Easterners crossing border from Mexico? It's rare

Middle Easterners crossing border from Mexico? It's rare

by ChicoUser since 7 hours in Politics via latimes.com

For months, some conservative members of Congress and their allies have warned that people from the Middle East could use the Mexican border to...

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Google offers high-tech spoon that stays steady in shaky hands

Google offers high-tech spoon that stays steady in shaky hands

by ChicoUser since 8 hours in Politics via latimes.com

For a company best known for its search engine, Google is making big investments in the medical field: A contact lens to help diabetics monitor...

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Coalition’s welfare scheme at risk of wasting billions, warns watchdog

Coalition’s welfare scheme at risk of wasting billions, warns watchdog

by iMan since 9 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Digital service to handle universal credit untried, already delayed and glitch could cost £2.8bn in staff costs, says audit officeThe cost of the...

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