President Obama calls Loretta Lynch confirmation delay 'embarrassing'2.
Boston bombing victim's parents oppose giving Tsarnaev the death penalty3.
Report: Iraqi forces kill Saddam deputy4.
Tulsa volunteer deputy: 'I had no desire to ever take anyone's life'5.
Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger hits potential stumbling block
Hillary and the TPP
The first big question Clinton has to answer: how to handle the Trans-Pacific Partnership
Congress' capricious interest in foreign policy
Many lawmakers now argue that foreign policy is exclusively in the president's domain — except when it isn't
Why are these teachers going to jail?
A group of Atlanta teachers got caught fudging test scores — and now they're doing hard time
Why Labour will lose the British elections
American progressives are winning the battle against austerity. The British ones, not so much.
How to predict an election
Don't pay much attention to campaigns. It's the 'fundamentals' that count.
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When cops meet free-range kids
Two unaccompanied children were locked up for six hours. What does that say about us?
Hillary Clinton's Libya problem
The former secretary of state can't wash her hands of what amounts to a foreign policy disaster