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David Vitter doesn't like Ebola aid plan because it "focuses on Africa"

Alabama pastor uses sermons to admit he has AIDS, slept with unknowing congregants

Update: Microsoft CEO to women: Don't ask for a raise

Report: Wal-mart owners throw their weight behind anti-solar groups

Alzheimer's patients hold on to emotions even when facts have been forgotten

Stephen Hawking to appear on upcoming Pink Floyd album

Big Brother is so much bigger than the NSA

The incredible vanishing editor: What we can learn from Martin Scorsese's new documentary

"The Overnighters": The haunting true story of a 21st-century boomtown

What I learned from teaching a sex-writing class

No charges in fight at party attended by Palins

10 Things to Know for Friday

Your Top Plays for Today

Oregon governor's fiancee admits to sham marriage

AP Top Sports News At 4 a.m. EDT

Noam Chomsky: Corporate business models are hurting American universities

What Jennifer Lawrence got wrong in Vanity Fair

Snowden for Nobel Peace Prize: What's at stake at today's announcement

Sex makes you happier than money

EXCLUSIVE: Reza Aslan on Bill Maher's anti-Islam crusade: "Frank bigotry"

The latest developments on same-sex marriage

Republicans have no idea what they believe about climate change

Jon Stewart knows best: In a Fox News world, we need satire more than "Meet The Press"

Paul Krugman: Why deficit scolds actually love deficits

Stop calling it "Greek" yogurt! The meaningless buzzwords that make food appear healthier than it is

Must-see morning clip: Jon Stewart ridicules ex-AIG head for being a cry baby

Texas GOP's gross delusion: Having to drive 250 miles for healthcare's just a "manageable inconvenience"

Is Georgia the next Senate curveball?

Stephen Colbert mocks Bill O'Reilly for not being openly Republican

The Daily Show rips into the GOP for pandering to the hippest interest groups

The Super Typhoon bearing down on Japan is absolutely terrifying from space

Obama may override Congress to close Guantanamo, report says

Steve Carell and Jimmy Fallon riff about salamanders and Anderson Cooper in "Word Sneak"

"Whiplash" examines the line between education and abuse

Sam Brownback's last-ditch Hail Mary: A deplorable voter suppression plan

The Nobels show the life and death fight for education

Microsoft CEO apologizes for ridiculous comments about women

Fox News' latest absurd Ebola theory: Obama wants America to "suffer with less fortunate nations"

Former NFL exec: Teams covered up "hundreds and hundreds" of domestic violence cases over the years (Updated)

We live in the most peaceful period in human history... wait, what?

GOP's scheme to frighten America: 4-point plan of Ebola, Secret Service, Border, ISIS

A massive cloud of methane is hovering over the Southwest, and it's bigger than anyone expected

Grain lower, livestock lower

GOP Senate candidate: Booker is winning because single mothers are "wed" to the Democratic party

Who is Thomas Perez? A look at the reported frontrunner to be the next attorney general

Stephen Colbert digs into the "white Christian establishment" and its defense of Columbus Day

"It breaks my heart": How a SWAT team upended my baby's life -- and got away with it

Call girls and "cover-ups": What to make of the new White House-Secret Service scandal

The majority of states are woefully unprepared for climate change

Pat Buchanan hates civil disobedience – except when it targets gay people

Dallas Ebola patient was sent home with 103 degree fever

Community Discussion: What comes after the plastic bag ban?

The right's "Obama Derangement Zone": ISIS, Ebola and a GOP breakdown

“You see this? You see this?” Why videos of police misconduct are no panacea

How 2 French girls were lured to jihad online

The most weirdly condescending moments in The New York Times' Paltrow piece

Chuck Todd "disqualifies" Grimes: A candidate's minor stumble gets caught up in the narrative

D.C. judge: Creepshots don't violate privacy

Leave brunch alone! Why the media loves to hate on the mid-morning meal

David Brooks' latest trick: Exposing the sleight of hand in his defense of the Kochs

No more C-section shaming: How my disastrous natural childbirth made me a believer in medical birth

Successful stem cell treatment in mice could one day help cure type 1 diabetes

White House's runoff quandary: How a longer election season could delay executive action on deportations

Car crashes send 2.5 million people to the hospital per year

How America can help save the planet and still come out ahead

Grain mostly lower, livestock lower

The sad case of Amanda Bynes: Why we should be kinder to child stars

Wells Fargo employee emails CEO asking for a raise -- copies 200,000 other employees