Sheriff's officials in Boulder County, Colorado say the military has evacuated 1,700 residents out of harms way in the wake of devastating floods that have left many people cut off from the outside world.
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The Employment Non-Discrimination Act would ban employers from firing, refusing to hire or discriminating against workers or job applicants based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.
Obama's Gallup approval rating hits new low
President Barack Obama's rating in the daily Gallup poll has fallen to its lowest level since October 2011 as his administration continues to be tarnished by the rocky debut of his health-care program.
Don't sweat the death-threat tweets
Dearest reader: I'd just like to let you know that I intend to kill you.
Calling 911 yet? Why not? I just threatened your life! If not a police call, then my threat at least merits a blog post, right?
VIDEO: Smithsonian makes 3D imaging push
The Smithsonian Institution is launching a new 3D scanning and printing initiative to make more artifacts accessible to schools, researchers and the public worldwide.
Worker-rights case asks court to define 'clothes'
A seemingly simple phrase can sometimes become stubbornly opaque when the lawyers at the Supreme Court get to it, and that was the case Monday when the justices examined what "changing clothes" means.
Couple begins 'kindness' journey
Did a stranger buy your coffee this morning? Or pay your parking ticket? If so, you could be a recipient of a Michigan couple's random kindness. They're traveling part of the United States, helping as many people as they can.
Military bases are our most exclusive gated communities
Inside, troops and their families live and work on massive military bases, separated geographically, socially and economically from the society they serve.
VIDEO: Typhoon aid operation speeds up
U.S. troops are installing runway lights and equipment in the devastated Philippine city of Tacloban's airport, so aid can be delivered around the clock.
VIDEO: Young boy sneaks on plane in Minnesota, heads to Las Vegas
A 9-year-old Minneapolis boy was able to get through security at a Twin Cities airport and get on a plane without a ticket.
VIDEO: Meet the woman behind the voice of Siri
Susan Bennett started providing her voice as Siri in 2005. She first started her career as a machine playing the voice of the first ATM.
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