Surge in Iran cyberattacks on U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — Four months after a historic accord with Tehran to limit its atomic ambitions, American officials and private security groups say they see a more…

Court: Feds can keep 'targeted killings' memos secret

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2670475" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Anwar al-Awlaki[/caption] A panel of three judges for the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York shot down a request from the more…

Planned Parenthood sues Texas over Medicaid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Planned Parenthood, other women's health providers and a group of women in need of reproductive healthcare sued Texas on Monday, seeking to halt its threatened cut more…

White cop charged in killing of black teen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) CHICAGO -- A white Chicago police officer accused of fatally shooting a black teenager was charged with murder Tuesday, just a day ahead of a deadline more…

Governor sued for blocking Syrian refugees

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2669505" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Gov. Mike Pence[/caption] The American Civil Liberties Union has launched a lawsuit against Gov. Mike Pence, R-Indiana, accusing the chief executive of violating the more…

Will Smith: 'Racism is actually rare'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2669425" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Will Smith and his wife at the Emmy awards in 1993 (Credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] Will Smith, one of Hollywood's biggest acting stars, countered the message more…

TV networks huddle to fight Trump treatment

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2650535" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Donald Trump (Gage Skidmore -- Wikimedia)[/caption] Top television network managers reportedly gathered for a meeting to discuss how they might launch a collaborative effort more…