By Igor Volsky on December 18, 2013
The conservative case for extending unemployment benefits.
By Ian Millhiser on December 18, 2013
An anti-gay provision of the Texas constitution is likely to run headlong into a much higher authority -- the United States Constitution.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 18, 2013
Mike Huckabee's new web site could easily be terrible. But it doesn't have to be.
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By Travis Waldron on December 18, 2013
He brought the legal case that could result in fundamental changes to one of America's biggest sports institutions.
By Nicole Flatow on December 17, 2013
Yet another state is reviving "debtors' prisons," even though they have been deemed unconstitutional and cost counties more money.
By Joanna M. Foster on December 17, 2013
The 2013 California wildfire season began in early May and now an unusually late fire in Big Sur, is extending the season well into December.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on December 17, 2013
Nine members of Congress have introduced the "Repealing Ineffective and Incomplete Abstinence-Only Program Funding Act of 2013."
By Aviva Shen on December 17, 2013
Workers produced more per hour from July through September, but wages still haven't caught up.
By Emily Atkin on December 17, 2013
"As moderators responsible for what millions of people see, we felt that to allow a handful of commenters to so purposefully mislead our audience was simply immoral."
By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 17, 2013
An A to Z of some of the most striking movies released in 2013, including 'After Tiller,' 'Fruitvale Station,' 'Short Term 12' and 'Wadjda.'