The Infanticide Craze

The Infanticide Craze

Abortion activists outside the Supreme Court in 2002. (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) Laws permitting abortion up to the point of birth follow naturally from the country’s expansive abortion regime. Democrats are increasingly explicit in their support for…

Make the Moral Case for Capitalism

Make the Moral Case for Capitalism

Sen. Bernie Sanders introduces the “Medicare for All Act of 2017” on Capitol Hill, September 13, 2017. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters) Conservatives must fight for the philosophical future of America. Progressives want to accelerate the country’s century-long…

What Is ‘Liberalism’?

What Is ‘Liberalism’?

It depends on which one you mean. Helena Rosenblatt in her new book reminds us of the diversity in a long tradition in Western political philosophy. Helena Rosenblatt’s The Lost History of Liberalism is an…

Man arrested after victim slashed across face in McDonalds

Man arrested after victim slashed across face in…

McDonald's diners "ran for their lives" after a machete-wielding man 'slashed a customer across the face' in Sheffield this morning. The victim, a 47-year-old man, was pictured emerging from the restaurant with a bloodied bandage…

Poor smartphones sales drag LG to first quarterly loss in 2 years

Poor smartphones sales drag LG to first quarterly…

We’ve written extensively about LG’s struggling mobile business, which has suffered at the hands of aggressive Chinese Android makers, and now that unit has dragged its parent company into posting its first quarterly loss for…

Border security talks begin with no sign of compromise to avert a government shutdown

Border security talks begin with no sign of…

With just 16 days before temporary government funding runs out once again for a quarter of the U.S. government, talks between House and Senate negotiators showed little sign of progress on the stickiest of issues:…

Start Here: Venezuela, US asylum policy, Foxconn

Start Here: Venezuela, US asylum policy, Foxconn

It's Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. Let's start here. Interested in Start Here Morning Briefing ? Add Start Here Morning Briefing as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Start Here Morning Briefing…

Amelie Zhao Learns To Love Big Brother

Amelie Zhao Learns To Love Big Brother

I keep talking about how in the West, we are swiftly moving into a culture that resembles communist totalitarianism — this, based on what people who grew up under communism tell me. It’s not about…

In Defense of Cultural Appropriation

It takes quite a lot to draw attention away from Washington these days. Only the most sensational events—hurricanes, wildfires, a genocide in Myanmar—seem to do the trick. One such event occurred at a high school…

Why the Democrats Hate Howard Schultz

Why the Democrats Hate Howard Schultz

Credit: CBS/YouTube Screenshot Liberals are hoping former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz wakes up and smells the coffee before he winds up re-electing Donald Trump. Schultz is an unlikely target of the latest progressive two minutes…

Wikileaks takes a swipe at secretive Vatican

Wikileaks takes a swipe at secretive Vatican

Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday. (Tony Gentile/Reuters) Chico Harlan Rome bureau chief covering southern Europe and sometimes parts beyond January 30 at 4:59 PM ROME — WikiLeaks, the tell-anything anti-secrecy organization, on Wednesday…

Patriots owner open to extension for Brady

Patriots owner open to extension for Brady

ATLANTA -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady turns 42 in August, and the 2019 season will mark the final year of his contract. But owner Robert Kraft indicated Wednesday that he wouldn't have reservations…

See all the stars at the X Games Aspen 2019

See all the stars at the X Games…

1 of 24 Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images X Games Aspen 2019 From the athletes — including Mark McMorris, Jamie Anderson, and Chloe Kim — and their high-flying tricks, to the musical entertainment — The…

University of Iowa student dies during polar vortex; 7 other deaths linked to wintry blast

University of Iowa student dies during polar vortex;…

A University of Iowa student has died after being found unresponsive on campus grounds early Wednesday as a polar vortex gripped the Midwest in arctic temperatures that have been linked to at least seven other deaths. Gerald…

10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, FB, TSLA, MSFT, DB)

10 things you need to know before the…

Reuters/Pinar Istek Here is what you need to know. The Fed says it'll be patient on future rate hikes. The Federal Open Market Committee held its key interest rate in a range between 2.25% and…