| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:50 AM
U.S. government nuclear experts believe a spent fuel pool at Japan's crippled Fukushima reactor complex has a breach in the wall or floor, a situation that creates a major obstacle to refilling the pool with cooling water and keeping dangerous levels of...
| Apr 7, 2011
For nearly four weeks, Japanese emergency crews have been spraying water on the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors, a desperate attempt to avert the calamity of a full meltdown.
Now, that improvised solution to one nuclear nightmare is spawning...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 10:35 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan -- The nine militants who targeted a Kabul hotel in a brazen attack killed nine other people, officials said Wednesday.
All the militants, who were prepared to be suicide bombers, died as well, officials said. Six detonated their...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 4:12 AM
A reputed neo-Nazi accused of planting a backpack bomb along the parade route of a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration was newly charged on Thursday with committing federal hate crimes.
The latest charges against Kevin Harpham, 36, were added to a...
| May 20, 2011
| 2:21 PM
For those of you living in states where the nanny culture is not in control of your everyday life, here's what's going on. The Democrats in Connecticut's House of Representatives have approved a bill that would attach warning labels to Internet dating...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Divide and conquer. Either the Romans or the ancient Chinese general Sun-Tzu thought up this military tactic back in the day. It's proved very useful right up to our times, only now it's about politics. Divide and conquer is the way that the power elite...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Lot of posturing going on these days. Governor Malloy is threatening to add a half percent to Connecticut's unemployment rate by laying off thousands and the Republicans in Washington are threatening to destroy the USA's credit and plunge the world into...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 1:09 PM
This cartoon was inspired by something a new freshman Representative from Louisiana said, although you don't need to know the quote to enjoy the cartoon. Jeff Landry came to Washington without any previous experience in elected office. He said about the...
| May 18, 2011
Alberto Santana has been around alcohol and drugs since he was 7 years old, first introduced by his family.
Since then, the 23-year-old has been in and out of jail, hospitals and homelessness.
"I get an adrenaline rush out of doing bad things," he said....
| Jun 25, 2011
| 7:16 AM
A dance under a circus-sized tent at Aberdeen Proving Ground has raised more than $300,000 for a network of houses that offer free lodging to the families of wounded warriors.
The first Support Our Heroes Ball held in Maryland drew more than 500 guests,...
| Jan 4, 2011
Many expectant parents are pretty savvy these days about making sure that their obstetrician and the hospital where they plan to have their baby are in their health insurance network. Using an out-of-network provider would almost certainly mean higher...