Politics

July 17, 2014

Israel Is Invading Gaza Because Netanyahu Is Out of Options
But he's still just dealing with the symptom, not the problem
4:51 PM

But he's still just dealing with the symptom, not the problem.

Chris Christie Admits He Ignored the Law to Help Tesla. Do Republicans Want to Sue Him, Too?
Why the GOP should cut Obama some slack on enforcing laws
3:37 PM

Christie admits he ignored the law to help Tesla. Do Republicans want to sue him, too?

Whoever Shot Down the Malaysia Airlines Plane Probably Didn't Know What They Were Aiming At
1:58 PM

This would not be the first time that Soviet-era weapons have mistakenly taken down a civilian aircraft.

Where Did Ukraine's Rebels Get the Missile Launcher That Allegedly Shot Down the Malaysia Airlines Plane?

Where did they get a missile launcher that can hit a plane at cruising altitude? 

The Crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Is a Game Changer
This conflict is now officially out of control
1:12 PM

This conflict is now officially out of control.

The Terrible War on Pregnant Drug Users
10:45 AM

A large group of women are at risk of prosecution under such statutes, which virtually every leading health organization opposes.

The 2014 Midterms Matter More Than You Think
Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot
9:46 AM

Winning the Senate would finally put Republicans on the spot.

Wildfires Are Raging Around the Country—There's a Better Way to Fight Them
8:39 AM

It's the one time Republicans and Democrats actually agree on something.

July 16, 2014

Obama Just Hit Russia With New Sanctions. Here's What It Means.
7:08 PM

"It's a complicated package," says an administration official.

This One Graph Explains What Happens When You Give a Child Migrant a Lawyer—And When You Don't
3:00 PM

Not all undocumented kids get lawyers, but the ones who get legal help have a huge advantage.

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