The site, carlyfiorina.org, says the Republican presidential candidate laid off 30,000 people while she ran Hewlett-Packard. Fiorina does not deny the figure but says, overall, the firm created jobs.
Two more candidates got in on the Republican side Monday, including Ben Carson, who is black, and Carly Fiorina. It’s the most diverse GOP field anyone can remember. But will it make a difference?
The release of a new report on the world’s mothers is a reminder of the gap between rich and poor — in the developing world and in American cities as well.
A new book suggests that tall tales on craft bourbon labels are the rule rather than the exception. They’re just one example of a slew of “carefully cultivated myths” created by the bourbon industry.
Amid the latest case of poor police-community relations, critics are targeting N.Y.’s policing theory, which aims to crack down on minor offenses. But it’s also praised for reducing the crime rate.
The two-week naval exercise, dubbed Dynamic Mongoose, brings dozens of vessels together, and comes amid concern about Russia’s increasing aggression.
Dozens of soldiers have offered testimonials saying indiscriminate fire was tolerated, even encouraged in last summer’s war in Gaza. This contributed to the high numbers of civilian deaths, they say.
But her lawyer says the former secretary of state, and Democratic presidential candidate, will appear before the panel once — not twice, as requested by the head of the Benghazi committee.
The Marquis de Lafayette sailed from France to America in 1780 to help the new nation defeat the British. A $29 million replica of the Hermione tall ship is retracing that journey.
Italian Sam Cristoforetti tweeted Sunday an image of her sipping espresso from a zero-gravity cup. No word yet on whether the coffee was any good.
Officer Brian Moore, 25, and his partner had pulled up in their unmarked car behind a man who police said was “adjusting an object in his waistband.” Moore died today, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
Uber is becoming more popular in China, but many drivers say they don’t do it for the money. They say they like the human connection and the freedom.
Shuttered pharmacies and concerns about public safety in Baltimore contributed to health problems ranging from unfilled prescriptions to people delaying care for asthma and diabetes.
“If you’re standing for the freedom of expression, you can’t be at one moment for this freedom of expression, and, two or three minutes later, against that,” film critic Jean-Baptiste Thoret says.
Yoda, Chewbacca and a phalanx of stormtroopers are all over the Internet today, as fans celebrate Star Wars Day — drawn from a pun on May 4. We’ve collected some of our favorite postings.