Taliban leader Mullah Omar is reportedly dead2.
Democratic Rep. Chaka Fattah indicted on corruption charges3.
Jonathan Pollard, spy for Israel, will be released on parole in November4.
1 dead as 1,500 migrants try to storm French side of Eurotunnel to Britain5.
GOP congressman files motion to oust House Speaker John Boehner
Does immigration really make Americans poorer?
Bernie Sanders says raising immigration levels is a 'Koch brothers' proposal. It doesn't have to be.
Why Americans can't talk about abortion
Liberals and conservatives are speaking two different languages about the Planned Parenthood videos
The truth of the Planned Parenthood videos
To the discomfort of many, they expose abortion for what it is
The GOP's Obama-Hitler obsession
Why are Republicans so keen on comparing the president to the Fuhrer?
Is HBO the future of television?
The network's latest moves show the breakneck change overtaking the entertainment industry
Halt and Catch Fire takes on sexism in tech
The startup at the heart of AMC's drama is different in one key respect — it's led by two women
The first American to join China's Communist Party
Sidney Rittenberg probably knows more about China than any other American alive today
Audiophile: The Petticoat Revolution
In 1916, America's first all-female government was created thanks to suffragettes in small-town Oregon
Clinton's climate change conundrum
Between Obama's assertiveness and the GOP's opposition, what's left for Clinton?
Do America's nuclear defenses need an upgrade?
The arsenal against a surprise attack is showing its age — and getting a lot more expensive to maintain
BuzzFeed's incoherent journalistic ethics
Some kinds of political partisanship are bad. Others are good. How come?
Getting lost — and finding a moment
A wandering photographer uses his aimless drives to discover thoughtful new images
Why pro-lifers shouldn't trust the GOP
For too long, the Republican Party has failed a critical part of its base
A complete guide to the minimum wage
Does paying workers more really hurt business?
Every swimmer's worst fear
A recent surge in shark attacks has caused alarm. What's going on?