Karate clerk pummels gas-station robbers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KPRC-TV) Score one for the good guys. A southside convenience store clerk turned the tables on a pair of accused robbers on July 10 on South Wayside near more…

San Fran: No. 2 in elephant-killing ivory imports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Two elaborately carved elephant tusks stand inside a display case at the Canton Bazaar in San Francisco's Chinatown, elegant reminders of a tragic, escalating world crisis. more…

2,500 Ground Zero workers have cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) More than 2,500 Ground Zero rescuers and responders have come down with cancer, and a growing number are seeking compensation for their illnesses, The Post more…

Why so few women, millennial entrepreneurs?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Less than 7 percent of start-ups launched in 2013 were female-led, according to Startup Weekend, a global network that helps developers and entrepreneurs launch ventures. Despite more…

David Gregory buys $5.4 million house

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — David Gregory could be out at NBC's "Meet the Press" as early as November, Page Six reported Wednesday. But he's not leaving Washington. Gregory and his more…

BuzzFeed fires editor for major plagiarism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — BuzzFeed has fired Viral Politics Editor Benny Johnson after finding more than 40 instances of plagiarism, BuzzFeed's editor Ben Smith announced on Friday evening. In an more…

N.Y. Times urges: Legalize marijuana

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — The New York Times’ editorial board on Saturday called on the federal government to legalize marijuana. Citing alcohol prohibition, social costs and states’ movements, the board more…

Christian bakery now bakes ex-'gay' cakes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Opposing Views) Sweet Cakes by Melissa, a Christian-owned bakery, closed its doors earlier this year after its owners Aaron and Melissa Klein were found guilty of violating gay more…