Republicans Should Spend Less Time Worrying About Leaks, More Time Doing Their Job

Republicans on Capitol Hill worried about all the leaking coming from the Trump White House would be wise to actually do the oversight the Constitution compels them to do.

Former Playboy Model Sues To Be Able To Tell Her Story Of Affair With Trump

Former Playboy model Karen McDougal is suing the publisher of the National Enquirer for the right to tell her story of an alleged affair with President Trump in 2006.

Anfernee Simons Bucks One-and-Done, Heads for NBA

A top basketball prospect is skipping the farcical year in college before turning pro.

New York Judge Says Defamation Suit Against Trump Can Go Forward

A state trial court Judge in New York has ruled that a defamation lawsuit filed in Manhattan against President Trump can go forward.

Charges Against Erdogan Security Detail Dropped

Turkish security personnel who assaulted peaceful protestors in America's capital will go free.

Mueller Investigating Gulf State Influence, Too

Americans actings as agents for Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have been working hard to manipulate the President.

Pottermore Fires Most of its Staff

The JK Rowling-owned fan site is having trouble competing with fan-owned sites.

McCabe Ordered Investigation of Sessions

Andrew McCabe, fired for a "lack of candor," ordered an investigation of the Attorney General for a "lack of candor."

Republicans Are Failing The Profiles In Courage Test

Profiles in courage? With Republicans in the Trump Era, it's more like profiles in cowardice.


Mississippi Governor Taps Cindy Hyde-Smith To Replace Thad Cochran

Mississippi's Governor has chosen a replacement for Thad Cochran, but the White House isn't too happy about the pick.


When Will We Know What Mueller Knows? Maybe Never.

If there are charges of criminal wrongdoing, we'll definitely know. Otherwise, it all depends on how he sees his role.


Trump White House Requires Staffers To Sign Non-Disclosure Agreements

A new report confirms that the White House has indeed required staffers to sign non-disclosure agreements that are clearly not enforceable.


Holocaust Denier Wins GOP Congressional Primary In Illinois By Default

A gadfly candidate who has denied the truth of the Holocaust won a GOP primary in Illinois because nobody ran against him.


Breitbart News Sees Big Drop In Readership

Breitbart News appears to be fading in terms of readership, but the alt-right politics it represents is not going away.


Trump Congratulates Putin On 'Election' 'Win' Against Advice Of National Security Advisers

President Trump continues to obsequiously praise Russian President Vladimir Putin


Ralph Peters Suddenly 'Ashamed' of Fox News After Decade of Appearances

The network's longtime "strategic analyst" is "ashamed" of his association because they've become a "propaganda machine."


Boko Haram Returns Kidnapped Girls, Warns Against Sending Back to School

The Nigerian terrorist group has released an unknown number of the 110 girls kidnapped from a boarding school last month.

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Student Evaluations of Professors Should be Illegal

Repeated studies have demonstrated their bias against women and minorities. Why do we use them to make employment decisions?


Austin Bombing Suspect Blows Himself Up

A man suspected in a bombing spree killed himself with explosives as authorities were closing in.


Most Dominant Athletes of the Last 20 Years

ESPN the Magazine has broken out the slide rule to rank the top athletes during its first two decades.


Justices Appear Skeptical Of Law Requiring 'Crisis Pregnancy Centers' To Provide Information About Abortion

The Supreme Court appears ready to strike down a California law requiring Crisis Pregnancy Centers to provide information on abortion.


Former New York City Council Speaker Calls Cynthia Nixon An "Unqualified Lesbian"

Sometimes, it's all in the framing.


Ben Carson Defends Purchase Of Dining Room Table For His Office, Blames His Wife For Cost

I hope Ben Carson has a comfortable couch at home.


Mississippi Enacts Law Banning Abortion After 15 Weeks, Immediately Gets Sued

Mississippi has passed a law that seems designed to directly challenge the underpinnings of Roe v. Wade.


Opponents Of New Pennsylvania Redistricting Map Suffer Two Big Setbacks In Court

Challengers to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's ruling on Congressional redistricting suffered two big setbacks in court yesterday that suggest that they've reached the end of the road legally.


Former 'Sex And The City' Star Enters New York Governor's Race She Will Most Likely Lose

A famous name enters the race to challenge Andrew Cuomo, but it's unlikely she'll have much of an impact.


Wave of Female Candidates Likely Wave of Female Losses Come November

A feel-good story is unlikely to have a happy ending.


Austin-Bound Package Explodes at FedEx Facility

A package exploded in San Antonio overnight. It was believed bound for Austin. It would be the fifth in a spree of bombings in the city this month.


Self-Driving Uber Kills Pedestrian

We don't yet have enough information to assign blame here. Naturally, that's not stopping anyone.


Tornado Hits Jacksonville, Alabama

As we wait for "an all-out snowstorm for the DC-to-Philly-to-NYC-to-Boston corridor," a storm has already hit back home.


Trump Hires Conspiracy-Theory Lawyer

Joseph E. diGenova has touted the theory that rogue FBI elements have tried to frame Trump in the Russia probe.


House Intel Committee Found No Evidence Of Collusion Because It Wasn't Looking For Any

The head of the House Intelligence Committee's Russia investigation admitted yesterday that the committee was never focused on any potential evidence of collusion.