Your guide to Britain's seven-way debate
British broadcaster ITV is hosting a big political debate Thursday, and it's invited the heads of seven big political parties to duke it out.
Search, social & shopping: Pinterest turns 5
In its five short years of life, Pinterest has become `the' place where brides-to-be create wish boards of wedding china photos and…
Jury rejects man's Heinz packet patent suit
A federal jury in Pittsburgh has rejected a Michigan man's claims that a condiment package he patented in 1997 led H.J. Heinz Co. to develop…
US military aid to Egypt: Why the change?
Critics say the Obama administration's decision to reauthorize military aid shipments to Egypt sends the wrong message to adversaries in the region.
What Palestinians stand to gain from joining ICC
The Palestinian Authority was officially inducted into the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, and the advantage is twofold.
Iran negotiations to surpass midnight deadline
After six days of marathon talks, the world powers negotiating a nuclear deal with Iran say they might need another day to reach a framework deal.
6 districts apply for NCLB waiver extension
Six of California's largest urban school districts have applied for a waiver freeing them from requirements of the nation's No Child Left…
Gov. Brown orders mandatory water restrictions
California Gov. Jerry Brown ordered officials Wednesday to impose statewide mandatory water restrictions for the first time in history as…
Joshua Tree area closed while raptors nest
A rock climbing area at Joshua Tree National Park has been temporarily closed because two nesting raptors have made it their home.
Pharmacists' group: Don't provide execution drug
A national pharmacists' group has adopted a policy discouraging its members from providing death-penalty drugs.
McDonald's to test all-day breakfast
A McMuffin for dinner? It might happen, as McDonald's plans to test an all-day breakfast at some locations in the San Diego area starting…
Police: Missing college student killed by car
Authorities and concerned relatives and friends sought the public's help on Sunday in finding a University of California, Berkeley…