Putin calls downing of Russian jet a 'stab in the back'2.
Video released showing officer-involved shooting of black teen in Chicago3.
Police arrest 2 suspects in shooting at Black Lives Matter protest4.
President Obama calls for unity in fight against ISIS5.
Costco chicken salad linked to E. coli outbreak in 7 states
America's bipartisan illiberalism
Donald Trump, Ben Carson, and college protesters have plenty in common: Our illiberal moment
The dark depths of conservative despair
Republicans say they're "losing" by a staggering margin. Here's why.
What Argentina's big election really means
Argentina's new president is hardly the conservative reformer he's made out to be
Fargo and the weapons we choose
As the FX drama continues to pile up bodies, how much longer can our heroes avoid resorting to violence?
How the Thanksgiving turkey was named
For English speakers, the iconic bird got its name from the eponymous eastern European country
The bogus history of Obama's Syria mess
The president's foreign policy in Syria has been bad. The GOP response to it may be worse.
The quiet unraveling of ObamaCare
Is the president's signature domestic achievement teetering on the brink of collapse?
The very real threat of nuclear Armageddon
The Cold War might be over, but nuclear brinkmanship is still going strong
Marco Rubio's foreign policy cluelessness
The Florida senator is supposed to be the GOP's best foreign policy candidate — but his plan to defeat the terrorist group is laughably thin
The mainstreaming of anti-Muslim bigotry
On CNN's deplorable suspension of a reporter for sympathizing with refugees