Genia Elizabeth Darling Grier

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Japan's growth surprises, but hold off on the party

Japan's economic growth is doing better than originally expected, but economists say to hold off the celebrations.<p>Gross domestic product grew by an annualized 3.9% in the three months ended March, Japan's Cabinet Office said Monday. The figure has been revised sharply higher from an initial …

Economics

GM Stan Bowman making a name for himself with Blackhawks

CHICAGO -- The boy goes to sleep. And while he’s sleeping, his father, the greatest coach in hockey and maybe in all of sport, floods the backyard …

Ice Hockey

Ohio State Football Recruiting Offers of the Week

Link to Media<p>Ohio State has been reaping the rewards of its national title victory on the recruiting trail, and on Sunday, Urban Meyer hauled in a commitment from one of his top targets in 4-star wide receiver Austin Mack.<p>Mack became the 16th member of the Buckeyes' 2016 recruiting class, which …

College Football

3 anti-nuclear activists released from federal prison

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An 85-year-old nun and two fellow Catholic peace activists who vandalized a uranium storage bunker were released from prison …

Latin America

Ireland days away from gay marriage equality according to latest polls

Irish voters are set to back the introduction of marriage equality by a margin of as much as two-to-one next week and become the first country to approve the policy in a national plebiscite, a series of polls indicated on Saturday.<p>Long considered one of the most socially conservative countries in …

LGBTQI

As Violence Spikes in Some Cities, Is 'Ferguson Effect' to Blame?

Last month, authorities in Dallas noticed an uptick in violence that threatened to spoil the city's decade-long drop in crime.<p>Police Chief David Brown, an architect of the historic decline, responded by redeploying more officers into high-crime areas, noting that there was still plenty of time to …

Law Enforcement

Fox News is still trying — and failing — to understand why the rest of the world respects America more under Obama than Bush

Sean Hannity brought on the Mayor of 9/11 to explain it to him, but to no avail<p>On Tuesday night's episode of "Hannity," Fox News continued to grapple with what is, to it, the inexplicable fact that according to two recent polls the rest of the world respects America more now than it did when George …

U.S. official: 10,000-plus ISIS fighters killed in 9-month campaign

<b>Paris (CNN) —</b> The U.S.-led coalition against ISIS has recorded more than 10,000 ISIS deaths since the campaign against the extremist group began nine months ago, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Tony Blinken told France Inter radio.<p>Blinken's remarks came in an interview given Tuesday after coalition …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Exclusive: More well-known U.S. retailers victims of cyber attacks - sources | Reuters

BOSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Target Corp and Neiman Marcus are not the only U.S. retailers whose networks were breached over the holiday shopping season last year, according to sources familiar with attacks on other merchants that have yet to be publicly disclosed.<p>Smaller breaches on at least …