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Many feared dead in Libya sinkings
Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsize off the Libyan city of Zuwara. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:14:50 GMT
Victim's father urges US gun reform
The father of Alison Parker, one of two journalists killed live on air, appeals to US President Barack Obama to push through tougher gun laws. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:58:36 GMT
Facebook hits billion users in a day
Facebook boast a new record, with more than a billion people using the social network on a single day this week. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:47:46 GMT
Obama: New Orleans 'moving forward'
US president Barack Obama is set to visit New Orleans, saying the city is "moving forward" 10 years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:00:21 GMT
Austria police examine lorry bodies
Police in Austria work through the night to establish how many people died in a lorry found abandoned on a motorway near the Hungarian border. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:09:25 GMT
Newsvine - Get Smarter Here
OK, This Trump Thing Isn't Funny Anymore
It has been more than two months since Donald Trump announced his candidacy for president, and slowly but surely the entertainment factor as been on the wane and the fear factor has been on the rise. As his poll numbers steadily keep him in a comfortable first place in the crowd … Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:30:36 +0000
Fox News Lies Obliterated By Latest Seattle MSA Jobs Report (IMAGES/VIDEO)
The latest jobs data for the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue MSA are in. Instead of the huge losses that the right-wing promised would result from a minimum wage increase, what we see is exactly the opposite. In fact, in July the food service industry added 2,500 jobs, setting a his … Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:52:32 +0000
Undercover Planned Parenthood Videos Were Altered, Analysis Finds
"Planned Parenthood on Thursday gave congressional leaders and a committee that is investigating allegations of criminality at its clinics an analysis it commissioned concluding that “manipulation” of undercover videos by abortion opponents make those recordings unrel … Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:04:56 +0000
George Zimmerman: Virginia shootings are a 'hate crime' by black 'pansy' — and Obama's an 'ignorant baboon'
George Zimmerman, the gun-obsessed killer of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, offered some racist comments on the fatal shootings of two TV journalists by a disgruntled former colleague. WDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker, 24, and photographer Adam Ward, 27, were killed Monday morning … Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:48:27 +0000
How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universe - The Washington Post
As Hillary Rodham Clinton was preparing for her farewell international trip as secretary of state, her close aide and confidante Huma Abedin e-mailed a small number of longtime political allies to help arrange an intimate get-together at a private club in Dublin. “Maybe we … Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:47:10 +0000 - Top Stories
Science, religion fight in Hawaii
Native Hawaiians are fighting to prevent the world's largest telescope from being built on what they say is sacred ground.

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:46:18 GMT
Tropical storm kills 3 in Caribbean
Tropical Storm Erika doesn't have strong winds, but heavy rains were wreaking havoc on the Caribbean island of Dominica where three people were killed.

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:40:55 GMT
New 'Star Wars' footage reveals ...
Instagram launched its new landscape video capability with a bang on Thursday. For the first time, users of the photo and video app can share images using the "widescreen" format.

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:27:50 GMT
Is she the reason man robbed a bank?
Brian Randolph's daughter is battling retinoblastoma, a form of eye cancer. His family says he was desperate to pay for her treatments. CNN affiliate WXYZ reports.

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:10:27 GMT

NYT > U.S.
Pain Spreads as Credit Vise Grows Tighter
Lenders have become even less willing to part with their money, further crimping budgets and family spending.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 12:43:45 GMT
For Rivals, Finance Crisis Is Posing on-the-Fly Tests
The presidential race has turned into an audition for who could best handle a national economic emergency.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 11:44:12 GMT
Drug Label, Maimed Patient and Test for Court
At issue is whether plaintiffs have the right to sue when the products that hurt them had met federal standards.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 12:39:18 GMT
After Impasse, New California Budget Agreement
California legislative leaders and the governor have come to an agreement on the state budget, which is now roughly three months late.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 08:20:47 GMT
California Bans Texting by Operators of Trains
After investigators said an engineer in last week’s collision had been texting on the job, regulators temporarily banned the use of all cellular devices by anyone at the controls of a moving train.

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 07:01:46 GMT

ABC News: Top Stories
Police Find Wig, Shawl and Gun in Virginia Shooter's Car
The search warrant has been released. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:19:41 -0400
How WDBJ Was Able to Get Through This Morning???s Newscast
Virginia news station carries on a day after two colleagues were fatally shot. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:58:23 -0400
Same-Sex Couple Denied Marriage License for 3rd Time
A same-sex couple from Morehead, Kentucky, were denied a marriage license for a third time at the Rowan County Clerk's Office today -- an emotional event caught on video. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:34:19 -0400
4 Killed in Dominica as Tropical Storm Erika Hits Island
Police in Dominica say at least 4 killed as Tropical Storm Erika unleashes floods, mudslides Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:10:48 -0400
Man Charged in Death of 9-Year-Old Girl in Ferguson
Man charged in death of 9-year-old Ferguson girl killed when shots fired into her home Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:15:17 -0400

The Weather Channel: Your Local Weather Outlook--Falls Church, VA (22046)
Current Weather Conditions In Falls Church, VA (22046)
Partly Cloudy, and 74 ° F. For more details? Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:10:36 EDT
Your Local Doppler Radar
This map shows the location and intensity of precipitation in your area. The color of the precipitation corresponds to the rate at which it is falling. This map is updated every 15 minutes. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:10:36 EDT
Pollen Trend for Falls Church, VA (22046)
Steady. View complete PollenCast? Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:10:36 EDT

Quotes of the Day
Dave Barry
"The only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes." Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT
P. J. O'Rourke
"There's a whiff of the lynch mob or the lemming migration about any overlarge concentration of like-thinking individuals, no matter how virtuous their cause." Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Malcolm Forbes
"Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one." Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT
Edward P. Tryon
"In answer to the question of why it happened, I offer the modest proposal that our Universe is simply one of those things which happen from time to time." Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT
William Shakespeare
"Though music oft hath such a charm to make bad good, and good provoke to harm." Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT