McCain: 'Hell to pay' if plane shot down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Sen. John McCain said Thursday that he is withholding judgment on the Malaysia Airlines crash, but vowed that there would be “hell to pay” if the plane more…

Flights rerouted: Planes avoiding Ukraine airspace

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RT.COM) International passenger flights are avoiding Eastern Ukrainian airspace, following the crash of a Malaysian Airlines plane in Donetsk. Airlines are also redirecting their flightpaths to avoid the more…

No charges for female cop who killed teen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WXIA-TV) BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. – A Bartow County grand jury has declined to indict a Euharlee police officer in the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old. Cpl. Beth Gatny shot more…

Younger adults move back home in droves

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - A record 57 million Americans, or 18.1 percent of the U.S. population, lived in households with two or more generations in 2012, with young adults leading more…

New sanctions hit top Russian firms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - A tightening of Western sanctions on Russia rattled world markets on Thursday, sending Moscow stocks and the rouble tumbling and lifting traditional safe-haven currencies and bonds. more…

Airliner 'brought down by missile' in Ukraine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="BvczIxbzrKHoUDlGfvn23HDNngHWC_fJ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Reuters) - A Malaysian passenger airliner with 295 people on board crashed in Ukraine near the Russian border on Thursday, the Interfax news agency cited more…

Next Captain America to be black

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - An African American character will soon strap on the star-emblazoned shield and step into the red, white and blue uniform of Captain America in the pages more…

California's death penalty struck down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) A federal judge in Orange County ruled Wednesday that California’s death penalty violates the U.S. Constitution’s ban on cruel and unusual punishment. U.S. District Judge more…

Russian hackers tried to steal NASDAQ

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESSWEEK) In October 2010, a Federal Bureau of Investigation system monitoring U.S. Internet traffic picked up an alert. The signal was coming from Nasdaq (NDAQ). It looked like more…