Birds of a feather? Another Bush gets hawkish

PETERBOROUGH, N.H. - Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said he would take on Russian President Vladimir Putin, favoring a hawkish foreign policy that includes forming a coalition to dismantle Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

U.S. to raise Iranian missile test at U.N. Security Council 6:26pm EDT

WASHINGTON - A missile test announced by Iran over the weekend was an apparent violation of a U.N. Security Council resolution and Washington will raise the incident at the United Nations, the U.S. State Department said on Tuesday. | Video

Dow CEO Andrew Liveris and his wife Paula are seen together in a Washington Life Magazine file photo from the Afghanistan Kuwait-America Foundation 2006 Benefit Dinner held in Washington March 8, 2006. Credit: Washington Life Magazine/Reuters

A CEO, his wife and the company’s grand hotel

Dow Chemical asked the CEO's wife to advise on the renovation of a company-owned hotel. Then, a $13 million cost overrun spurred delicate questions about how the project was run.  Full Coverage 

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton shields her eyes from the sun at a campaign event in Davenport, Iowa October 6, 2015.    REUTERS/Jim Young

It's a jump to the left ahead of the debate

LAS VEGAS/NEW YORK - Hillary Clinton has veered hard to the left ahead of tonight's Democratic debate, hoping to inoculate herself from criticism by rival Bernie Sanders  Full Article 

A Palestinian protester throws a molotov cocktail at Israeli troops during clashes in the West Bank city of Hebron October 13, 2015. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

'Day of Rage' attacks kill three: Israeli police

JERUSALEM - Seven Israelis and 29 Palestinians, including 10 alleged attackers and eight children, have died in a recent surge of violence, as the worst unrest in years between the geopolitical foes shows little sign of abating.  Full Article | Video 

A protester leaves after demonstrating outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Vista, California, August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Planned Parenthood amends policy after uproar

WASHINGTON - Planned Parenthood would no longer accept reimbursement for fetal tissue donated for medical research after abortions, the women's healthcare provider said.  Full Article 

Wider Image: Feeling the pinch


The Chesapeake Bay's blue crab fisheries are suffering from a shrinking workforce, environmental issues and global competition.   Wider Image 

Tapping into plant energy to charge phones

A trio of Chilean student engineers have developed a biocircuit device that can harness plant energy and convert it into small charges of electricity to power smartphones. Ben Gruber reports.

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