President Obama actually showed up on the campaign trail for Democrat gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke in Wisconsin last night – only for crowds to slowly exit the theater while he was speaking, a redux of what happened last week when he spoke in Maryland.
October 30, 2014, 11:14 AM EDT
October 29, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT
If Cory Gardner wins his Colorado Senate race, residents won't be able to get condoms "anywhere" – at least, if you believe the latest radio ad from NARAL Pro-Choice America.
October 29, 2014, 9:48 AM EDT
You have to watch this amazing music video by the band OK Go, if only to see the amazing coordination and the precise choreography it took to make it.
October 28, 2014, 4:45 PM EDT
More than half of MIT students think rape and sexual assault “can happen unintentionally, especially if alcohol is involved,” a recent survey found.
October 28, 2014, 11:28 AM EDT
Over 214,000 doctors won’t participate in the new plans under the Affordable Care Act (ACA,) according to a new survey by Medical Group Management Association. That number is through May 2014, but appears to be growing due to plans that force doctors to take on burdensome costs.
October 27, 2014, 2:52 PM EDT
Muslim militants from Boko Haram killed 31 Christians while they worshipped on Sunday in Taraba state, Nigeria– part of what Rev. Caleb Ahema of the Christian Reformed Church of Christ called a “planned genocide against Christians by Islamic insurgents.”
October 27, 2014, 11:59 AM EDT
A group of amateur programmers in the Gaza Strip have developed a game called “The Liberation of Palestine” where gamers carry out missions like buying weapons, establishing refugee camps, swapping prisoners and carrying out attacks in order to get rid of Israeli settlements in order to liberate Palestine – virtually.
October 27, 2014, 11:18 AM EDT
When asked whether there should be “a mandatory quarantine in the U.S. for travelers from Ebola affected West African nations,” 94% of Today Show viewers responded “yes” – although the CDC has said it will not implement a mandatory quarantine.
October 27, 2014, 9:42 AM EDT
This new GoPro video may be the best yet – this Australian couple strapped a GoPro camera to a Fireball liquor bottle and passed it around at their wedding. The results are amazing!
October 24, 2014, 8:50 AM EDT
The best decision you will make today is to watch this porcupine eat pumpkins. He makes the most adorable talking-like sounds as he chows down on his first pumpkin.
October 23, 2014, 3:17 PM EDT
Two seminarians are experiencing internet fame after a video of their dancing duel went viral on Youtube. The video shows Rev. David Rider, 29, of Hyde Park, New York tap-dancing, only to be one-upped by Rev. John Gibson, 28, of Milwaukee, and his Irish jig.
October 23, 2014, 2:52 PM EDT
Obama’s video message for today’s religious holiday of Diwali doesn’t specifically mention the contributions of Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and Buddhists that celebrate the festival, but says that “America is a great and diverse nation, strengthened by the contributions of all our people.”
October 23, 2014, 12:06 PM EDT
Congresswoman Ann Kuster (D-N.H.) chose an odd forum to hold her pro-abortion pre-election event.
October 22, 2014, 10:24 AM EDT
Forty-four percent of women support a Republican win in the November midterms, according to the latest AP-GfK poll. The result is a change from last month, when 47 percent of women favored a Democrat-controlled Congress.
October 21, 2014, 3:49 PM EDT
The Islamic State showed video proof today that a U.S. weapons drop missed the Kurds in Kobani, Syria, and instead fell into ISIS' hands - although the Pentagon has denied this.
October 21, 2014, 1:57 PM EDT
This Politico poll is not going to make Obama happy
October 21, 2014, 9:55 AM EDT
"The terrible thing that the Americans have to realize is that all the intervention, everything they tried to do has been totally wasted," said Canon Andrew White, the "Vicar of Baghdad," choking back tears. "Nothing has been achieved."
October 20, 2014, 3:34 PM EDT
The Obama administration is doing it's own version of Taylor Swift's hit "Shake it Off" these days.
September 4, 2014, 1:45 PM EDT
State Department Spokeswoman Marie Harf tweeted an insult at Fox's Bill O'Reilly today, writing: "@Statedeptspox explains foreign policy w/intelligence & class. Too bad we can't say the same about @oreillyfactor." O'Reilly criticized Spokeswoman Jen Psaki's terrible performance earlier this week.
September 4, 2014, 11:29 AM EDT
Amnesty International released a 26-page report "that provides harrowing new evidence" of the Islamic State's "ethnic cleansing on a historic scale," the "systematic targeting of ethnic and religious minorities," along with dozens of eyewitness accounts of gruesome mass executions within Iraq.