Baseless attacks on Robert Mueller must end to protect our democracy

The argument du jour in partisan circles today goes like this: Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation should end because of the alleged bias of FBI agents who resented candidate Donald Trump. Some conservative lawyers...

Alex Jones belongs to a long line of shrill, right-wing male hysterics

During child-custody hearings last year, a lawyer for Alex Jones, America’s ranking far-right paranoiac, claimed his client was “playing a character” on his “Infowars” radio show and on websites. Jones’ ex-wife, Kelly Jones, testified that...

Seventh former Ohio State wrestler claims Jordan knew of alleged sexual abuse

A seventh former Ohio State University wrestler came forward Saturday with claims that Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) knew about alleged sexual abuse taking place on the wrestling team while he was an assistant coach. David...

Putin Woos Trump by Saying “Deep State” and “Fake News” Are Against Their Friendship

Russian President Vladimir Putin seems to know just what to say to get on his American counterpart’s good side. And, not surprisingly, it involves lots of talk about “fake news” and the “deep state.”...

The Trump administration separated families. Reuniting them is a giant mess.

The family separations saga has revealed failures of governance, competence and humanity and made one thing clear: President Donald Trump doesn't believe Harry S. Truman's famous mantra, "The buck stops here." Seventeen days ago, Trump,...

US cities Americans are abandoning

Each year, roughly 40 million Americans, or about 14% of the U.S. population, move at least once. Much of that movement includes younger people relocating within cities, but it is trends of Americans moving...

U.S. Adds 213,000 Jobs As Unemployment Rises to 4%

U.S. employers kept up a brisk hiring pace in June by adding 213,000 jobs in a sign of confidence despite the start of a trade war with China. The Labor Department said Friday that...

Michael Cohen drops Trump attorney label on Twitter

Michael Cohen dropped the reference "personal attorney to President Donald J. Trump" from his Twitter and LinkedIn biographies on Wednesday, days after he spoke to ABC News about his legal situation. The change on Twitter...

‘Art Of The Deal’ Co-Author: Trump ‘Incapable Of Reading A Book, Much Less Writing...

Tony Schwartz -- who said he penned Trump's most famous book, while sharing credit -- scoffs at the president's writing skill claim. A man who should know is not buying President Donald Trump’s recent tweet...

Senate panel agrees with intel community that Putin was trying to help Trump

Breaking with their House Republican counterparts, the Senate Intelligence Committee said Tuesday that the intelligence community properly concluded in January of last year that Russian President Vladimir Putin was trying to help Donald Trump...

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