by Jessica Goldstein Posted on July 25, 2014
"Everyone has a story. Every single person that I talked to about this immediately had a story that they wanted to write.”
by Josh Israel Posted on July 25, 2014
Rep. Tom Cotton (R) has repeatedly voted against emergency funding for disaster relief, but attempted to take credit for disaster aid approved for 23 counties in Arkansas.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on July 25, 2014 Updated: July 25, 2014
John McCain called Wednesday's execution "torture." But state officials are insisting witness accounts were misleading.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
by Travis Waldron Posted on July 25, 2014
"It's unacceptable," Chris Paul said of Sterling refusing to sell the Clippers.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 25, 2014
The United Nations is telling at least two countries they need to change their current laws.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 25, 2014 Updated: July 25, 2014
Adding one woman to its board isn't likely to bring about substantial change.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on July 24, 2014
One of the few bipartisan issues in Washington just got a little more bipartisan.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on July 24, 2014
The incident came just three days after an asthmatic man, Eric Garner of Staten Island, was put into a choke-hold by NYPD officers and then collapsed and died.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
A new survey finds that most kids like their new, healthier lunches.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Rather than giving poor people the ability to decide what's best for their lives, Paul Ryan's poverty proposal calls for strict contracts they have to follow.