It tells you how chilly the public is to Jeff Sessions’s new idea that even a plurality of Republicans, knowing that this is now the policy of Trump’s DOJ, refuse to get behind it. Otherwise, though... Read more
Two caveats for any DACA/DREAM poll released today or tomorrow. One: The “Trump effect” isn’t priced in yet. News swirled in political media the last few days that the president was leaning to... Read more
Is the great experiment with legalizing the recreational use of marijuana having an effect nationally? We may find out on election day. In addition to selecting the next motley crew who will represent us in Was... Read more
The presidential election could determine the ideology of the Supreme Court for a generation—and that's putting some Republicans in a bind. Some, like former Republican House Speaker John Boehner, are s... Read more
Those of you who read No Easy Day probably have some fond memories of the author, originally known by his pen name, Mark Owen. He took part in the now famous raid which brought Usama bin Laden to justice, as we... Read more
Olympics 2016: Allyson Felix lost a gold medal to Shaunae Miller because of a dive. It’s totally legal.
American sprinter Allyson Felix would’ve had another Olympic gold medal instead of a silver if Shaunae Miller had stayed on her feet. Miller, a fantastic runner from the Bahamas, beat Felix in the wo... Read more
Cinemark, the country's third-largest movie theater chain, is asking survivors of a 2012 mass shooting at an Aurora, Colorado, cineplex to reimburse it for nearly $ 700,000 in legal fees. In 2012, survivors ... Read more