March 26, 2019

U.S. House panel OKs move to give Congress records of FBI probes against Trump

The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution directing the Justice Department to give Congress all records ...

Acid test: How psychedelic virtual reality can help end society’s mass bad trip…

Acid test: How psychedelic virtual reality can help end society's mass bad trip ...

U.S. sanctions front companies raising money for Iran’s Revolutionary Guards

The United States on Tuesday imposed fresh sanctions on a network of companies and people in Iran, Turkey and the ...

Trump wants to work with Democrats on drug prices, infrastructure: aide

U.S. President Donald Trump is willing to work with congressional Democrats to lower drug prices for Americans and on infrastructure ...

March 5, 2019

The Trump Administration Should Hold Former ISIS Members Accountable Regardless of Gender

Hoda Muthana and Kimberly Gwen Polman—two women with close ties to the United States who traveled to Syria in 2014 ...

February 6, 2019

Despite bipartisan sheen, Trump’s speech spoke to his base

Even as he appealed for unity, President Donald Trump made it clear in his State of the Union address on ...

February 5, 2019

U.S. envoy to hold talks in North Korea on Wednesday

The U.S. special envoy for North Korea will meet with his North Korean counterpart on Wednesday in Pyongyang to prepare ...

January 12, 2019

Government shutdown breaks record, with no end in sight

A partial U.S. government shutdown over President Donald Trump's demand for $5.7 billion to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico ...

December 22, 2018

With no deal, U.S. government shutdown likely to drag on past Christmas

A partial U.S. government shutdown appeared likely to drag through the Christmas holiday after the Senate adjourned on Saturday with ...

December 16, 2018

Why a Judge Ruled Obamacare Unconstitutional, and What Policymakers Should Do Next

A judge has declared Obamacare unconstitutional—but the case is far from over. U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor, a George W. Bush ...

December 1, 2018

‘Yellow vest’ protesters battle riot police in Paris; 200+ arrested…

'Yellow vest' protesters battle riot police in Paris; 200+ arrested ...

November 21, 2018

Trump clashes with conservative U.S. chief justice over judiciary

U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts on Wednesday pointedly defended the independence of the federal judiciary a day after President Donald ...

Prufrock: Fear and Child Rearing, in Praise of an Irrelevant King Lear, and the Forgotten Art of the Armenian Church

In Commentary, Terry Teachout explains why King Lear is one Shakespeare’s best plays as long as directors resist the urge ...

Democrats see rural gains bolstering fight for White House in 2020

Democrats made dramatic gains in this month's U.S. congressional elections despite getting little love from white, rural, working-class voters who ...

October 19, 2018

How Brett Kavanaugh Won Over Susan Collins

Concluding her Senate floor speech in behalf of Judge Brett Kava­naugh—her vote for him was the decisive one—Republican Susan Collins ...

October 16, 2018

Atlanta Paying Fire Chief It Fired Over His Christian Faith $1.2M Settlement

The city of Atlanta said Monday it will pay $1.2 million to a former fire chief following a December 2017 ...

October 7, 2018

Justice Kavanaugh tainted by bruising battle: Democratic senator

A senior adviser to President Donald Trump on Sunday said new U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh will move past ...

October 4, 2018

U.S. vice president accuses China of campaign to undermine Trump

Vice President Mike Pence escalated Washington's pressure campaign against Beijing on Thursday by accusing China of "malign" efforts to undermine ...

October 2, 2018

Top Judiciary Democrat: Friday vote on Kavanaugh ‘too soon’

The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee said she thought a Friday vote on the Supreme Court nomination of ...

Real-life vampires ‘drink human blood to survive’, sleep in coffins…

Real-life vampires 'drink human blood to survive', sleep in coffins ...

The Latest Fads in NFL Play-Calling and Supreme Court Politics

Like everything else, football has fads. This year’s fad is the run-pass option, or RPO. A few years ago the ...

August 25, 2018

Inmates release demands amid 19-day prison strike across USA…

Inmates release demands amid 19-day prison strike across USA ...

August 19, 2018

Trump says ‘nothing to hide’ from Special Counsel Mueller

U.S. President Donald Trump declared Sunday he had "nothing to hide" from the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the ...

August 9, 2018

Manafort trial focus shifts to bank fraud as prosecutors near end of case

The trial of Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, is expected to shift focus on Thursday from ...

July 26, 2018

He Slept With Cary Grant and Spencer Tracy — And Changed Hollywood History…

He Slept With Cary Grant and Spencer Tracy -- And Changed Hollywood History ...

July 17, 2018

Jury convicts ex-N.Y. state senate leader of corruption charges

Former New York State Senate majority leader Dean Skelos was found guilty of federal corruption charges by a jury on ...