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Aug 22, 2014 7:48PM ET
Though John wears black robes and covers his face in the video, his distinct accent, eyes, height, and hands are being used to identify him.
Aug 22, 2014 7:22PM ET
Shield of Hope is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, which means future donations will now be tax deductible.
Aug 22, 2014 6:38PM ET
The paper's editorial board announced Friday that they will no longer use the word "Redskin" on their op-ed page.
Aug 22, 2014 5:02PM ET
Sen. Rand Paul is itching for 2016. He called out Hillary Clinton as a "war hawk" in a Meet the Press interview set to air Sunday.
Aug 22, 2014 4:45PM ET
Researchers at the University of Michigan and the University of California, Riverside, say they discovered a hack that allows them access into Gmail apps with a 92 percent success rate.
Aug 22, 2014 3:59PM ET
Women employed by closely-held for profit companies that opt-out of certain kinds of birth control will be able to obtain coverage directly from their employer, the administration announced Friday.
Aug 22, 2014 3:22PM ET
Fans of the show were hoping for a second season pickup, a la Community, but no luck.
Aug 22, 2014 2:56PM ET
The new item is being tested at select locations in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.
Aug 22, 2014 2:36PM ET
Deputy National Security Adviser Benjamin Rhodes had a blunt message for ISIL: "If you come after Americans, we're going to come after you, wherever you are."
Aug 22, 2014 2:31PM ET
The bees have been safely transported to a beefarm, along with the 17 honeycombs they had produced in the ceiling.
Aug 22, 2014 1:58PM ET
Interpol is investigating a 24-year old Japanese man who fathered 16 surrogate babies and wanted many more.
Aug 22, 2014 1:53PM ET
Sen. Harry Reid continued a long tradition of members of Congress saying racist, politically incorrect and otherwise embarrassing remarks during the summer recess on Friday.
Aug 22, 2014 1:39PM ET
The Laura Kasischke adaptation stars Hollywood's favorite woodland nymph as a girl whose mother (Eva Green) mysteriously disappears.
Aug 22, 2014 1:35PM ET
Nearly 34 years after killing John Lennon, Mark David Chapman is awaiting the verdict of his latest parole hearing.
Aug 22, 2014 1:26PM ET
A Pentagon spokesman said Russia's move to send in a 90-truck convoy was "a violation of Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity."
Aug 22, 2014 1:26PM ET
Yes, it's been nearly a year since Miley Cyrus rubbed herself and Robin Thicke with a foam finger, a year since she introduced twerking to Middle America.
Aug 22, 2014 1:09PM ET
The Ira Sachs film in limited release stands head-and-shoulders above the rest of the pack this week.
Aug 22, 2014 1:04PM ET
Music videos may not be MTV's bread and butter anymore, but the VMAs remain a constant. Which ceremonies stand out in the past 30 years?
Aug 22, 2014 12:56PM ET
In a measure aimed at curbing food smuggling as well as food shortages currently plaguing Venezuela, President Nicolas Maduro has proposed having shoppers give fingerprints to make sure they aren't hoarding items.
Aug 22, 2014 12:45PM ET
For Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), a finding by the congressional watchdog that the Obama administration violated the law was an 'I-told-you-so' moment.
Aug 22, 2014 12:19PM ET
In an interview with Vice News, Mosa promised to "raise the flag of Allah in the White House."
Aug 22, 2014 11:58AM ET
Want more users to download your new app? There's... no app for that.
Aug 22, 2014 11:55AM ET
Two firefighters were injured during the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge yesterday in Kentucky.
Aug 22, 2014 11:34AM ET
The Human Rights Campaign wants an inquiry after congressional computers were used to make Wikipedia edits that disparaged transgender people. Wikipedia is blocking Congress as a source for a month.
Aug 22, 2014 10:33AM ET
David Ignatius on ISIL, Paul Krugman on inflation, Financial Times on jihadism, Daniel Gordis on Israel, Alec MacGillis on policing.
Aug 22, 2014 10:03AM ET
The two German artists who swapped them for all-white flags have handed the originals back to America.
Aug 22, 2014 9:51AM ET
GlobalPost, Foley's employer, says they only received two communications from the terrorist group, one of which came last week.
Aug 22, 2014 9:44AM ET
Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan sat down with Fox News for their first interview since the 2012 campaign. What followed was a game of 2016 chicken.
Aug 22, 2014 9:42AM ET
According to the United Nations, as of April 2014, more than 191,000 people have died in the three years of the Syrian civil war. The true figures are expected to be higher.
Aug 22, 2014 9:19AM ET
The comic-book look, vast ensemble and pulpy violence is all still there, but did anyone really ask for a second iteration?