U.S.

Kyle Rittenhouse gun to be destroyed
Kyle Rittenhouse.
post-trial

Kyle Rittenhouse gun to be destroyed

Avenatti cross-examines Stormy Daniels about paranormal claims
Michael Avenatti's
the ghost dimension

Avenatti cross-examines Stormy Daniels about paranormal claims

Can the Pentagon stop killing civilians?
A drone strike.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

Can the Pentagon stop killing civilians?

The Supreme Court is a bastion of unearned privilege
The Supreme Court.
Picture of Ryan CooperRyan Cooper

The Supreme Court is a bastion of unearned privilege

If the economy's so great, why do we feel so lousy?
A sad graph.
Samuel Goldman

If the economy's so great, why do we feel so lousy?

Biden's Pittsburgh visit still on following bridge collapse
Collapsed Pittsburgh bridge.
fixer upper

Biden's Pittsburgh visit still on following bridge collapse

10 things you need to know today: January 28, 2022
President Biden speaks with Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 28, 2022

The fading of 20th-century American Jewish meritocracy
The Supreme Court.
Samuel Goldman

The fading of 20th-century American Jewish meritocracy

Judge tosses oil and gas leases in Gulf of Mexico
A drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico.
environmental battles

Judge tosses oil and gas leases in Gulf of Mexico

3 Houston police officers in stable condition following shooting
A Houston Police Department car.
developing story

3 Houston police officers in stable condition following shooting

Fauci: The 'very upending' last 2 years have 'shaken me a bit'
Anthony Fauci.
'Nothing makes sense'

Fauci: The 'very upending' last 2 years have 'shaken me a bit'

10 things you need to know today: January 27, 2022
Justice Stephen Breyer
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 27, 2022

Why resurgent antisemitism is a problem for us all
Beth Israel synagogue.
Boze Herrington

Why resurgent antisemitism is a problem for us all

Another figure in Matt Gaetz investigation pleads guilty, agrees to cooperate
Matt Gaetz
GaetzGate

Another figure in Matt Gaetz investigation pleads guilty, agrees to cooperate

San Jose approves 1st U.S. law requiring liability insurance for gun owners
A man holds a gun.
gun violence

San Jose approves 1st U.S. law requiring liability insurance for gun owners

The Senate battle to replace Stephen Breyer will get ugly
Stephen Breyer.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

The Senate battle to replace Stephen Breyer will get ugly

There is no such thing as a 'Generic Republican'
President Biden.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

There is no such thing as a 'Generic Republican'

Stephen Breyer reportedly to retire from the Supreme Court
Stephen Breyer
so long

Stephen Breyer reportedly to retire from the Supreme Court

A tragedy in Indianapolis
The Gadsden flag.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

A tragedy in Indianapolis

10 things you need to know today: January 26, 2022
Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 26, 2022

Princeton boldly helps people who don't need help
Princeton.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

Princeton boldly helps people who don't need help

Making the SATs digital won't make them fair
A laptop.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

Making the SATs digital won't make them fair

COVID-19 is having a 'substantial impact' on law enforcement deployment in Los Angeles
An LAPD car.
coronavirus crisis

COVID-19 is having a 'substantial impact' on law enforcement deployment in Los Angeles

DOJ investigating pro-Trump 'fraudulent elector certifications' from Biden states
Lisa Monaco
fake it until you break it

DOJ investigating pro-Trump 'fraudulent elector certifications' from Biden states

Boston hospital defends refusing heart transplant for patient who won't get COVID-19 vaccine
The outside of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
modern medicine

Boston hospital defends refusing heart transplant for patient who won't get COVID-19 vaccine

NYPD officer dies days after being shot on duty
A memorial for Officers Wilbert Mora and Jason Rivera.
tragedies

NYPD officer dies days after being shot on duty

OSHA tosses private employer vaccine mandate
Nurse with dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
short-lived

OSHA tosses private employer vaccine mandate

The digital SAT will be 'shorter, simpler, and perhaps easier'
Standardized test form.
drop your pencils

The digital SAT will be 'shorter, simpler, and perhaps easier'

The fundamentally irrational American response to COVID-19
COVID.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

The fundamentally irrational American response to COVID-19

10 things you need to know today: January 25, 2022
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki briefs the press on the U.S. response to Russia's aggression
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 25, 2022

America's hyperbole habit is the worst thing ever
A goldfish.
Picture of Damon LinkerDamon Linker

America's hyperbole habit is the worst thing ever

The risk of weaponizing the disqualification clause
Donald Trump and Madison Cawthorn.
Rick Henderson

The risk of weaponizing the disqualification clause

Stock market rallies after rough start Monday
Wall Street
afternoon delight

Stock market rallies after rough start Monday

Former cops stand trial for failing to help George Floyd
George Floyd tribute art
"a slow and agonizing death"

Former cops stand trial for failing to help George Floyd

How Joe Biden will determine Republican foreign policy
President Biden.
Picture of W. James Antle IIIW. James Antle III

How Joe Biden will determine Republican foreign policy