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Oprah has 'begged' Disney CEO Bob Iger to run for president

11:02 a.m.

Biden regains his lead — and then some — in new CNN poll

9:37 a.m.

Trump allies are now arguing 'abuse of power is not a crime'

9:26 a.m.

Google says its quantum computer performed a calculation that would take a supercomputer 10,000 years

8:33 a.m.

House impeachment inquiry support jumped 4 points in the past week in new poll

7:29 a.m.

Every major TV network except Fox News thinks William Taylor's testimony was just awful for Trump

6:36 a.m.

Stephen Colbert grills John Lithgow's manic, wine-guzzling Rudy Giuliani about his pile of Ukraine woes

4:36 a.m.

Donor who gave nearly $1 million to Trump's inauguration will plead guilty to influencing U.S. elections with foreign cash

3:38 a.m.

Jon Stewart helps save Jimmy Kimmel's Brooklyn show after a devastating New Yorker rejection

2:08 a.m.

Amid deadly protests, Chilean president promises reforms

2:04 a.m.

Inspired by students, elementary school custodian becomes their teacher

1:36 a.m.

Stephen Colbert weighs U.S. diplomat William Taylor's Ukraine testimony against Trump, finds it damning

1:22 a.m.

World Series Game 1: Nationals defeat Astros 5-4

12:57 a.m.

Trump's campaign reportedly wanted to use facial-recognition tech on supporters at MAGA rallies

12:17 a.m.

Lindsey Graham says he'll introduce Senate resolution against 'unconstitutional' impeachment inquiry

12:11 a.m.

Report: Prosecutors see link between Ukrainian oligarch and indicted Giuliani associates

October 22, 2019

Journalist Gwen Ifill honored with Forever stamp

October 22, 2019

Macy's and Bloomingdale's will stop selling fur by 2021

October 22, 2019
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A trophy.
'Delete this' Trump's comparison of the impeachment inquiry with a "lynching" was swiftly rebuked by Democrats
Donald Trump
Why Chile needs a Green New Deal The U.S. isn't the only country with massive inequality and an unhealthy dependence on fossil fuels
A protester being chased.
The leader the #Resistance deserves The irony of Mitt Romney's anti-Trumpism
Mitt Romney.
The moderates' last stand? Is the Democratic primary narrowing into a two-on-two?
Democratic candidates.
Right turn? Why is Mayor Pete running to the center?
Pete Buttigieg.
The Saudi quagmire Why sending more troops to protect the Saudis only recreates the Syria problem
President Trump.
The wonderful, baffling Watchmen premiere President Robert Redford? Squid rain?
Regina King.
"The fight-or-flight response of partisans, pundits, and political observers has been triggered so fast and furiously the last couple of years that it has become more difficult to tell which developments are meaningful and which aren't." Don't panic, Democrats Why it's way too early to be freaking out about the 2020 election
President Trump.
Mulvaney on thin ice? The White House Chief of Staff said he's not considering resignation, and Trump aides say "no one else would want the job right now"
Mick Mulvaney
'Pierre Delecto' Mitt Romney has a secret Twitter account. Or at least it was secret until Sunday night.
Mitt Romney
Why the NBA can win Adam Silver and the league have leverage in the Daryl Morey dustup with China
Adam Silver.
The coming end of Christian America What the decline of Christianity will mean for U.S. politics
A steeple.
Trump's double down In the midst of an impeachment inquiry looking into his corruption, the president is doubling down on his corrupt behavior
President Trump.
Impeaching Johnson Andrew Johnson's Republican adversaries in Congress accused him of defying the law, acting like a king, and speaking and acting in a way that was unbecoming of the presidency
A ticket to impeachment proceedings.
A racial turning point In 1960s Louisiana, a black football player developed a bond with a Japanese-American coach. Decades later, that player came back to run the parish's schools.
Darrel Brown.
Cliffs Notes for impeachment Ignore the noise. The case for impeachment is already clear.
President Trump.
China trade: Deal or no deal? Is the relationship between the world's two biggest economies finally showing signs of improvement?
President Trump and Xi Jinping.
Zuckerberg's reckless idea of free speech The Facebook CEO's idea of expression is stuck in the past
Mark Zuckerberg.
"President Trump's ability to commit crimes in the open, to then send his sycophants out to admit them and continue to face zero consequences is part of his dark power over us." Celebrating corruption How the Trump White House celebrated its 1,000th day with a stunning corruption admission
Mick Mulvaney.
When the media protects the powerful Ronan Farrow's bombshell new book illustrates an insidious trend among the nation's news networks
Harvey Weinstein.
7 cartoons about Trump's impeachment troubles Artists take on his spiraling scandals, Mick Mulvaney's surprising admission, and more
Political Cartoon.
Oprah and Iger.

Oprah has 'begged' Disney CEO Bob Iger to run for president

11:02 a.m.
Joe Biden.

Biden regains his lead — and then some — in new CNN poll

9:37 a.m.
Matthew Whitaker.

Trump allies are now arguing 'abuse of power is not a crime'

9:26 a.m.
Sundar Pichai

Google says its quantum computer performed a calculation that would take a supercomputer 10,000 years

8:33 a.m.
President Trump

House impeachment inquiry support jumped 4 points in the past week in new poll

7:29 a.m.
Ambassador Bill Taylor

Every major TV network except Fox News thinks William Taylor's testimony was just awful for Trump

6:36 a.m.
Stephen Colbert and John Lithgow roast Rudy Giuliani

Stephen Colbert grills John Lithgow's manic, wine-guzzling Rudy Giuliani about his pile of Ukraine woes

4:36 a.m.
Justice Department

Donor who gave nearly $1 million to Trump's inauguration will plead guilty to influencing U.S. elections with foreign cash

3:38 a.m.
Jon Stewart gives Jimmy Kimmel a pep talk

Jon Stewart helps save Jimmy Kimmel's Brooklyn show after a devastating New Yorker rejection

2:08 a.m.
Protesters in Santiago, Chile.

Amid deadly protests, Chilean president promises reforms

2:04 a.m.
A chalk board and desk.

Inspired by students, elementary school custodian becomes their teacher

1:36 a.m.
Stephen Colbert on Trump and impeachment

Stephen Colbert weighs U.S. diplomat William Taylor's Ukraine testimony against Trump, finds it damning

1:22 a.m.
Sean Doolittle.

World Series Game 1: Nationals defeat Astros 5-4

12:57 a.m.
Brad Parscale

Trump's campaign reportedly wanted to use facial-recognition tech on supporters at MAGA rallies

12:17 a.m.
Lindsey Graham.

Lindsey Graham says he'll introduce Senate resolution against 'unconstitutional' impeachment inquiry

12:11 a.m.
Dmytro Firtash.

Report: Prosecutors see link between Ukrainian oligarch and indicted Giuliani associates

October 22, 2019
Gwen Ifill.

Journalist Gwen Ifill honored with Forever stamp

October 22, 2019
The flagship Bloomingdale's in New York City.

Macy's and Bloomingdale's will stop selling fur by 2021

October 22, 2019
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