Tottenham and England right-back Kyle Walker has undergone lower abdominal surgery, his club have announced.
A dispute over the police's refusal to disclose sensitive files to a watchdog investigating complaints against officers in Northern ...
David Cameron has condemned a "disgusting and despicable" video apparently showing a second US journalist being beheaded by Islamic State ...
Washingtonians, you now have three apps you can download to get booze delivered to you. Or, you know, get it yourself. [ more › ] FULL ARTICLE AT DCist
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The state of Illinois is moving to offer a State Seal of Biliteracy to students proficient in two or more languages. FULL ARTICLE AT WEEK NBC Peoria
Opening statements in Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial began Tuesday afternoon in federal court, where lawyers for the city will attempt to convince a judge that its plans to wipe ... FULL ARTICLE AT KLAS - Las Vegas Now
The USDA is encouraging livestock producers who have suffered disaster-related losses to secure assistance by Sept. 30. FULL ARTICLE AT WEEK NBC Peoria
"I do not believe District agencies could have done anything that would have changed the sad outcome," Mayor Vince Gray said in a statement. [ more › ] FULL ARTICLE AT DCist
When freelance journalist Steven Sotloff disappeared during a reporting trip to Syria in August 2013, his family kept the news a secret. Families of hostages are frequently advised to do ... FULL ARTICLE AT WMUR New Hampshire
Tuesday's entertainment news includes more reaction to the celebrity nude photo leaks, Kanye West not laughing and Justin Bieber getting arrested. FULL ARTICLE AT Plain Dealer
Service will let smartphone users explore past and future ‘Ask Me Anything’ interviews, where the public can pepper celebrities with questions FULL ARTICLE AT The Financial Times
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The leader of the Somalia-based al-Shabab extremist group was the target of U.S. military airstrikes that struck an encampment and a vehicle FULL ARTICLE AT Taiwan News
My late grandmother, Blessie Burton, was a retired kindergarten teacher by the time I moved back to Springfield in 1993 ... It's funny because she used to make me read for punishment. Didn't like it then, but greatly appreciate it now. It's a great contribution to my craft and drive as a storyteller. It taught me discipline, detail, consistency and determination. You definitely need those ingredients as a writer.
Your foreign policy of intervention in Iraq was supposed to be for the preservation of American lives and interests.
Mount Holyoke College to allow transgender students to enroll; reactions to the decision on social media
After more than 40 hours of investigation, we have discovered that certain celebrity accounts were compromised by a very targeted attack on user names, passwords and security questions, a practice that has become all too common on the Internet ... None of the cases we have investigated has resulted from any breach in any of Apple's systems including iCloud or Find My iPhone. We are continuing to work with law enforcement to help identify the criminals involved.
I’m happy with our finish ... We worked hard all weekend and never stopped improving. I have very little road course experience and none at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, so it was just a matter of turning laps and getting comfortable.
It's kind of like all of us had that time in high school when we were bullied by the cool group of kids
Then we did something, then the cool group said ‘oh my god, can you be part of our group?' Then some of us who didn't have low self esteem said 'well, you didn't want me the first time, I'm alright.' Then some other people, they run, ‘the cool kids want to hang out with me? Yes, please.' I think it's kind of one of those things.
Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez's peaceful retreat in Stratford this weekend was unfortunately disrupted by the unwelcome presence of the paparazzi
We are also gravely concerned about the humanitarian situation and the lasting impact of the current crisis on all human rights – civil, cultural, economic, political and social.
Thousands of men, women and children were left exposed to violence, hunger and dehydration in a mountainous region where they took refuge from ISIL. While thousands were helped to relative safety by Kurdish, Iraqi and other forces, they have found only an uncertain refuge.