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COME ON DOWN AND TESTIFY, DONALD TRUMP!

Ohio Representative Jim Jordan spent most of Wednesday's impeachment hearings criticizing the witnesses who testified, the Democratic...

DEVAL PATRICK VOLUNTEERS TO LOSE DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY

Just as the potential candidacies of billionaires Howard Schultz and Michael Bloomberg have left us to wonder about who might be the...

 
 
 

A CHARTER SCHOOL GETS CANCELED FOR WANTING TO TEACH INDIGENOUS HISTORY

There's an old saying that history is written by the victors. It's not entirely accurate , as evidenced by both Lost Cause narratives...

THE EMPTY SUITS OF THE IMPEACHMENT HEARING

Career diplomats are not known for making fashion statements, but perhaps the most remarkable aspect of the House Intelligence Committee's...

 
 
 
Can the Catholic Church Save the Amazon?

CAN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH SAVE THE AMAZON?

On a blue-skied October Sunday morning in Rome, an 85-year-old cardinal of the Catholic Church named Cláudio Hummes celebrated mass...

PAUL MANAFORT'S LURID SHADOW HANGS OVER IMPEACHMENT

The commencement of public impeachment hearings has already yielded all manner of questions, details-and inane Republican theatrics-centered...

 
 
 

MAYBE TRUMP SHOULD HAVE LISTENED TO THESE GUYS

Republican lawmakers made a few interesting points while defending President Donald Trump during the House's first day of public impeachment...

THE VAINGLORIOUS ETERNALS GO GOLFING

There is always a photograph, and so naturally there is a photograph. This one was taken during the summer of 2008 , on a golf course...

 
 
 

THE QUICKEST WAY TO REDUCE AIRPLANE EMISSIONS

Greta Thunberg is stuck in the United States. The 16-year-old climate activist sailed across the Atlantic on a carbon-free yacht this...

OLIGARCH OF THE MONTH: DMITRY FIRTASH

Rudy Giuliani's cartoonishly inept dirt-digging operation in Ukraine would not have been possible without Dmitry Firtash, the shady...

 
 
 

HOW GIULIANI BECAME TRUMP'S CHIEF CONSPIRACIST

Throughout October, as Rudy Giuliani was revealed to be the linchpin in President Donald Trump's shadow campaign to convince Ukraine...

GHOSTS OF WAR IN A WISCONSIN FOREST

Every day, I start the shift by throwing on my marking gear. It's not as heavy as my kit in Afghanistan, just an easy 40-odd pounds...

 
 
 

THE FIRST MAGISTRATE IN FOREIGN PAY

To fully grasp what's at stake in the impeachment of Donald Trump, it's important to understand that the nation's Founders conceived...

TRUMP HAS SQUANDERED THE LEGACY OF THE BERLIN WALL

Thirty years ago this weekend, a dour and rumpled East German apparatchik named Günter Schabowski faced a smattering of reporters and...

 
 
 

THE BILLIONAIRE'S BURDEN: RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT

The news that Michael Bloomberg is expected to file to be on the presidential ballot in Alabama was not greeted on Thursday night with...

THE MEDIA HAS A RIGHT-WING BIAS. POLITICO'S FOUNDER JUST ADMITTED IT

Getting the headline right is often the hardest part. Politico took several stabs at the inaugural entry of John F. Harris's new column...

 
 
 

THE SINISTER PRIVILEGE OF BURNING BILLIONS

By the time Adam Neumann arrived in Brooklyn's Dumbo neighborhood in 2008, most of the creatives who'd once lived and worked on the...

THE “DEEP STATE” IS A POLITICAL PARTY

It was, in the eyes of Trump World, the very clubhouse of the Deep State: the plush, blue-carpeted, wood-paneled 13th floor auditorium...

 
 
 

RICH AMERICANS ARE INTERFERING IN OUR ELECTIONS

Imagine this: One of the largest companies in Russia and the world, with billions of dollars in contracts with the Russian government,...

THE ALLURE OF A QUICK FIX FOR CHILDCARE

On Wednesday, Senator Kamala Harris released a plan. The goal was to offer a tentative step towards a solution for one of the most...

 
 
 



FDA issues warning to Dollar Tree about selling 'potentially unsafe drugs'

FDA issues warning to Dollar Tree about selling 'potentially unsafe drugs'

The FDA issued a warning letter to Dollar Tree for receiving over-the-counter drugs produced by foreign manufacturers that have been found to be adulterated. Read more ...

Myles Garrett after helmet-swing fiasco: ‘I lost my cool. It's on me'

Myles Garrett after helmet-swing fiasco: ‘I lost my cool. It's on me'

Myles Garrett is instantly regretting his helmet-swinging actions. The defensive end ripped off Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph's helmet and hit him with it in the head in... Read more ...

NFL must suspend Myles Garrett for season so undisciplined Browns get the...

NFL must suspend Myles Garrett for season so undisciplined Browns get the message

The league can send a powerful message by saying that Myles Garrett can't play again in 2019 after what he did to Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph. Read more ...

President Trump wants Supreme Court to block subpoena for his taxes

President Trump wants Supreme Court to block subpoena for his taxes

The filing sets the stage for a high court showdown over the tax returns the president has refused to release, unlike every other modern president. Read more ...

'This is devastating': California governor speaks on Santa Clarita school...

'This is devastating': California governor speaks on Santa Clarita school shooting

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the news of the deadly shooting Thursday at a Santa Clarita high school "breaks my heart." Read more ...

This company will pay you $1,000 to watch Hallmark Christmas movies

This company will pay you $1,000 to watch Hallmark Christmas movies

If you are a fan of Hallmark Christmas movies, this is the perfect job for you. Read more ...

Impeachment Hearings Continue With Marie Yovanovitch, Ex-Ambassador To Ukraine

Impeachment Hearings Continue With Marie Yovanovitch, Ex-Ambassador To Ukraine

Yovanovitch was recalled from her post after a campaign to push her out led by President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. She is now appearing for the second day of open... Read more ...

SoftBank is reportedly holding up a big chunk of its $9.5 billion bailout of...

SoftBank is reportedly holding up a big chunk of its $9.5 billion bailout of WeWork - and it's causing 'lots of anxiety'

WeWork is still waiting for a big chunk of the $9.5 billion bailout it agreed with SoftBank, according to The Real Deal . SoftBank has postponed a $3 billion tender offer... Read more ...

'Suspect in custody' after several people injured in shooting at southern...

'Suspect in custody' after several people injured in shooting at southern California high school

Several people were injured in a school shooting in the Los Angeles area Thursday morning and reports indicate the suspect is "no longer a threat." Read more ...

Man struck killed while helping motorist on 495

Man struck killed while helping motorist on 495

A man was struck and killed as he helped a motorist on Interstate 495 in Wrentham. Read more ...