Don't rely on the media to tell you what's going on. Bernie Sanders has made voter-turnout history, getting about a third more votes than any other primary candidate in the history of New Hampshire primaries, but much of our media is reporting the opposite; that it’s no big deal what he’s accomplishing.
A national campaign to blame campus distempers on politically correct liberals has found yet another target in angry students and anxious administrators.
Donald Trump told the truth, insults were hurled, Spanish was spoken and the moderator had to threaten to turn the car around.
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Frontrunner goes after former Florida governor on brother, Iraq and 9/11 The rancour between Donald Trump and Jeb Bush exploded on the debate stage on Saturday, as the two traded insults over the legacy of George W Bush’s fateful decision to invade Iraq.
The impact of Scalia's death will be felt immediately in a number of pending high-profile cases. Justice Antonin Scalia is dead, and his passing is nothing less than a legal and political earthquake.
The Real Time host 'goes there' in a segment calling for lax drug laws. al Time host Bill Maher took his support for the legalization of marijuana around the US to new highs on Friday, lighting up a joint to make his point.
Has the venerated pundit become everything he hates? I come to praise Nate Silver, not to bury him. He is a seminal figure in the history of American political journalism.
What Scalia's sudden passing means. Justice Antonin Scalia has died in Texas at the age of 79. Let me begin with condolences to his family, friends, and former clerks who were fiercely loyal to him (and he to them).
Scalia was 79 years old. The supreme court justice Antonin Scalia has died. He was 79. Texas governor Greg Abbott issued a statement confirming the news and paying tribute to Scalia, a noted and staunch conservative.
He was 79 years old. The supreme court justice Antonin Scalia has died. He was 79. Texas governor Greg Abbott issued a statement confirming the news and paying tribute to Scalia, a noted and staunch conservative.
Episode is part of a long line of harsh tactics from the powerful charter school network. A report in the New York Times Friday showing a Success Academy teacher in Brooklyn berating students has gone viral, sparking outrage from parents, anti-reform activists and education experts.
What does Sanders really believe about Clinton? When they debate, the Senator from Vermont usually refers to the former secretary of state as his "friend" -- not in the Congressional-speech sense of someone that he actually despises, but in what is presumably his deeply authentic, Brooklyn-born candor.
The Massachusetts senator called for more research to be done on medical marijuana and prescription opioid addiction amid abuse and overdose epidemic.
The American Dream is sliding off the cliff and Hillary is still talking about women’s empowerment — a cry that was fresh 40 years ago.
Police responded to a 911 call of a man being attacked with a shovel, and when they arrived found the victim covered in straw.
No Republican has ever become president without winning South Carolina. In the last four decades, four out of seven Republican candidates who won Iowa went on to lose the GOP nomination.
No Republican has ever become President without winning South Carolina. In the last four decades, four out of seven Republican candidates who won Iowa, went on to lose the GOP nomination.
Hedges offers an instructive example of an all-too-common genre: radicals who, in effect, echo right-wing talking points about the dysfunctions of the Protestant left.
Sanders has berated Clinton for saying she appreciates the foreign policy mentoring she got from Henry Kissinger.