A case for biometric passports
Brian Havel says without biometric travel IDs and coordination between nations on checking travel documents, passengers with stolen passports, like the 2 on the Malaysian flight, will persist
Courts fail young black men
Laurence Steinberg says efforts like Obama's My Brother's Keeper" are noble, but a key to helping young black men is fixing a justice system that disproportianately puts them in jail
Down syndrome case, rape culture
A man was convicted of raping a woman with Down syndrome, and the judge overturned it saying she didn't act like a victim. David Perry says all rape victims can be subject to this kind of dismissal
Deadly blast rocks East Harlem
A huge blast that demolished an East Harlem building Wednesday killed one person and inured more than a dozen, authorities said.
Sources: Saints agree with S Byrd for $54M
The New Orleans Saints reached agreement with former Buffalo Bills safety Jairus Byrd on a six-year, $54 million deal that includes $28 million guaranteed, sources told ESPN's Josina Anderson and ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Stars 'keep rolling,' outlast NHL-best Blues
Dallas Stars coach Lindy Ruff fired off a text to Rich Peverley right after the game Tuesday night at Scottrade Center, saying the Stars had beaten the top team in the NHL, the St. Louis Blues.