U.S.

Journalists can't save American democracy
Donald Trump.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Journalists can't save American democracy

Man arrested after allegedly setting Fox News' Christmas tree on fire
Fox News
'it’s beginning to look a lot like arson'

Man arrested after allegedly setting Fox News' Christmas tree on fire

10 things you need to know today: December 8, 2021
Biden and Putin met virtually to discuss Ukraine
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 8, 2021

Forgotten cookbook connects community with favorite recipes from the past
A vintage recipe box and cards.
stirring things up

Forgotten cookbook connects community with favorite recipes from the past

Charlottesville is giving Robert E. Lee statue museum that will melt it down
Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville
Forging ahead

Charlottesville is giving Robert E. Lee statue museum that will melt it down

Senate confirms Chris Magnus as Customs and Border Protection chief
Chris Magnus, new CBP commissioner
Confirmations

Senate confirms Chris Magnus as Customs and Border Protection chief

Pearl Harbor survivors return to Hawaii to mark 80th anniversary of attack
Pearl Harbor survivor Edward Miclavcic.
in remembrance

Pearl Harbor survivors return to Hawaii to mark 80th anniversary of attack

The government is shockingly bad at counting stuff
Counting.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The government is shockingly bad at counting stuff

The best possible abortion compromise
The Supreme Court.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The best possible abortion compromise

NYC sets vaccine mandate for private employers
Bill de Blasio.
i've got new rules, i count 'em

NYC sets vaccine mandate for private employers

Michigan prosecutors, Oxford school district lay out timeline of school shooting
James and Jennifer Crumbley
Oxford High School shooting

Michigan prosecutors, Oxford school district lay out timeline of school shooting

10 things you need to know today: December 6, 2021
Bob Dole
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 6, 2021

Artist who helped Michigan shooting suspect's parents hide cooperating with police
Detroit art studio
Oxford High School shooting

Artist who helped Michigan shooting suspect's parents hide cooperating with police

Politicians, left and right, pay tribute to Bob Dole
Bob Dole
requiescat in pace

Politicians, left and right, pay tribute to Bob Dole

Mississippi governor has 'reason for optimism' as SCOTUS debates abortion
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves.
Roe and Casey? Never heard of 'em!

Mississippi governor has 'reason for optimism' as SCOTUS debates abortion

Congressman under fire for gun-packing Christmas pic
Thomas Massie with a gun
packin' around the christmas tree

Congressman under fire for gun-packing Christmas pic

Bob Dole dead at 98
Bob Dole
A Giant of the Greatest Generation

Bob Dole dead at 98

CNN fires Chris Cuomo
Chris Cuomo
The fall of the house of cuomo

CNN fires Chris Cuomo

10 things you need to know today: December 5, 2021
Chris Cuomo
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 5, 2021

Joining the war on COVID
A person wearing a mask.
Picture of William FalkWilliam Falk

Joining the war on COVID

Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect plead not guilty
vigil
don't blame us!

Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect plead not guilty

10 things you need to know today: December 4, 2021
putin
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 4, 2021

Democrats' role in the looming loss of abortion rights
A donkey.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

Democrats' role in the looming loss of abortion rights

Will Oregon's indoor mask rule be permanent?
Travelers in Portland airport.
forever?

Will Oregon's indoor mask rule be permanent?

Michigan school shooting suspect's parents charged with involuntary manslaughter
Oxford High School
this just in

Michigan school shooting suspect's parents charged with involuntary manslaughter

Retail pharmacies struggling with vaccine administration
CVS vaccine sign.
shot strain

Retail pharmacies struggling with vaccine administration

U.S. adds only 210,000 jobs in November
The Galleria mall
disappointing

U.S. adds only 210,000 jobs in November

Fauci slams Fox over 'unconscionable' comments comparing him to Nazi doctor
Dr. Anthony Fauci
'completely incorrect in everything she says'

Fauci slams Fox over 'unconscionable' comments comparing him to Nazi doctor

10 things you need to know today: December 3, 2021
Washington
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 3, 2021

The time to build a giant vaccine factory is now
Vaccines.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The time to build a giant vaccine factory is now

9 pro-Trump lawyers ordered to pay Michigan $175,000 for 'Kraken' election suit
Lin Wood
Kraken open the piggy bank

9 pro-Trump lawyers ordered to pay Michigan $175,000 for 'Kraken' election suit

Father and daughter duo deliver RVs to people who lost their homes in wildfires
Woody Faircloth and Luna Faircloth.
the kindness of strangers

Father and daughter duo deliver RVs to people who lost their homes in wildfires

Shutdown averted as Senate passes bill to fund government
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
crisis averted

Shutdown averted as Senate passes bill to fund government

New York governor says not to panic as 5 Omicron cases are reported in state
The Statue of Liberty and New York City skyline at dusk.
'we are in a far better place'

New York governor says not to panic as 5 Omicron cases are reported in state

House passes spending bill, setting up showdown in the Senate
The U.S. Capitol.
congress

House passes spending bill, setting up showdown in the Senate