CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — In the backwaters of Eastern Europe, authorities working with the FBI have interrupted four attempts in the past five years by gangs with suspected Russian connections that sought to sell radioactive material to Middle Eastern extremists, The Associated Press has learned.
John Kasich said people against the Medicaid expansion should read the Bible, particularly Romans 8:28: "And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have expanded Medicaid, with coverage for newly eligible adults fully funded by the Federal Government until 2017." Ben Carson criticized the victims of the Umpqua school shooting for letting themselves get shot, because if he'd been there Carson would have used his sweater-vest and whispers to intimidate the shooter.
When Lydia Cleveland started seeing young women at her school being shamed for their clothes, she decided to speak out. According to the 17-year-old senior at James River High School in Midlothian, Virginia, the enforcement of dress code at her school is unbalanced and targets the young women more often than the young men.
A judge ruled on Tuesday that Montana's lethal injection protocol is unlawful. Judge Jeffrey Sherlock of the 1st District Court of Montana ruled that the state may not use pentobarbital for lethal injections.
Republicans love to reference the Constitution. But when it comes to climate science, one GOP congressman is flirting with disregard for the First Amendment.
The United Nations’ goal of protecting 10 percent of the world's oceans by 2020 is getting some serious commitments.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mother of a gunman who killed nine people and himself at an Oregon community college allowed her troubled son to have guns and acknowledged in online posts that he struggled with autism, but she didn't seem to know he was potentially violent.
WASHINGTON -- A former Baltimore cop ensnared in a kickback scheme involving dozens of his colleagues wants the Supreme Court to throw out his conspiracy conviction. His argument is a curious one: He never conspired with anyone.
Add Grace Jones to the long list of people annoyed by Kanye West.
On the road to achieving a more inclusive fashion industry, ModCloth has been one of the biggest pioneers, based on its extensive size options and willingness to feature women of all shapes and sizes.
A transgender woman in Pennsylvania was attacked by a group of men before being fatally shot Tuesday morning, authorities say. Kiesha Jenkins, 22, was shot in the back around 2:30 a.m. in the North Philadelphia, a spokeswoman for the Philadelphia Police Department confirmed. "She was known to the LGBTQ community as a transgender individual," the spokeswoman said.
Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors, commonly referred to as BFRB, is defined as a chronic behavior that causes a person to consistently cause physical damage to oneself unintentionally. HuffPost Live delves into the personal stories of those who suffer.
Four times a year, the Fearless Awards honor the very best photos by the world's top wedding photographers. And the most recent collection, released Tuesday, is no exception. After poring over more than 15,000 submissions from 1,300 photographers, a group of curators carefully narrowed the finalists down to a mere 184.
When we first launched HuffPost Divorce in 2010, we featured a series called "Divorce Aphorisms of the Day."
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner admitted in May that the social networking site was guilty of “sending too much email” to some users. “That needs to be corrected and improved, and it will be,” he told Buzzfeed.
The Justice Department is set to release about 6,000 inmates early from prison — the largest one-time release of federal prisoners — in an effort to reduce overcrowding and provide relief to drug offenders who received harsh sentences over the past three decades, according to U.S.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Women don’t have a vote at the meeting of 270 Catholic bishops on family issues that began this week, but they hope their voices will be heard.
What's the best way to get over the disintegration of a nine-year relationship? If you are Kourtney Kardashian, it might be posing completely nude.
WASHINGTON -- Syria lost one of its iconic ancient treasures Sunday, when ISIS blew up the 1,800-year-old Arch of Triumph in Palmyra. The incident drew attention to another destructive consequence of crises in ancient areas, in which well-preserved ruins and artifacts fall victim to modern-day warfare.
Whether or not you choose to celebrate Columbus Day, one thing's for sure: That mattress store down the street is going to have a huge sale. A blowout sale. The lowest prices of the season. Thanks, Columbus.
WASHINGTON -- Sandy Hook. Charleston. Roseburg. The ghastly roll call of gun violence in America is ever lengthening.
WASHINGTON -- Last week's mass shooting in Roseburg, Oregon, was the 265th time that's happened in the U.S. this year. It came after the movie theater massacre in Lafayette, Louisiana, in July that left two dead and nine injured, which came after the mass shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, in June that killed nine.