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Mueller probe

Over the course of a decade in which Republicans acquired elected office after elected office, winning more political power today than at any point since...
Kate Steinle

For millions of earnest and frustrated Americans, there is no justice today. Not in California, at least. On Thursday night, a San Francisco jury failed to...
james o'keefe

If you’ve spent more than a half hour on the Internet, you’ve probably encountered a popular series of videos featuring amateur daredevils performing botched stunts,...
roy moore

Among the more confusing aspects of the uniquely confusing 2016 election cycle was the unfailing kinship evangelical Republicans displayed toward Donald Trump, a man who...
Gun control

The horror of the slaughter of 26 parishioners—including an unborn infant—at the First Baptist Church in Texas is compounded by our sense that atrocities like these...
Bowe Bergdahl

The affair surrounding Bowe Bergdahl's desertion from his unit in Afghanistan was a disgrace that continues to dishonor all who come near it. First, the disgrace...
politicize

Eight people are dead with 11 more seriously injured following yet another terrorist attack in New York City. The 29-year-old named by police as the...
John Kelly

Either by choice or direction, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has made himself a figure of both cultural and political relevance in a...
john kelly

Hopefully, New York Times readers were sitting down when they read that Donald Trump’s chief of staff shares many of Donald Trump’s political and cultural...
fake news

Though it’s certainly the worst Photoshop job I have ever seen, a provocative image making the rounds on social media also helps demonstrate why the...
Jimmy Kimmel

“I really don’t think that it’s appropriate to attack comedians,” said ABC’s “The View” host Joy Behar this week. “We’re on the right side of...
Hillary Clinton

In her latest reinvention, Hillary Clinton has emerged from the woods transformed into a self-styled Cassandra. She travels from sound stage to sound stage, reminding...