Reagan at CPAC

Reagan at CPAC

Former President Ronald Reagan in 1991 (Gary Cameron/Reuters) An excerpt from a new book, a remarkable collection of commentaries on his speeches there Reagan at CPAC is a remarkable collection of commentaries on the speeches…

How Often Is One State Decisive in the Electoral College?

How Often Is One State Decisive in the…

Republican nominee Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Johnstown, Pa., October 21, 2016. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) It happens more often than you might think — and sometimes the state is a close one. The 2020…

High School Reportedly Bans MAGA Hat Because It Might Make Kids Feel ‘Unsafe’

High School Reportedly Bans MAGA Hat Because It…

A woman wears a “Make America Great Again” hat at CPAC 2018. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Yes, this is a hat we’re talking about. Clovis North High School in California has reportedly told a student that she…

California’s Rendezvous with Reality

California’s Rendezvous with Reality

(Mike Blake/Reuters) Years of lax policies and overspending are finally catching up to the Golden State. Californians brag that their state is the world’s fifth-largest economy. They talk as reverentially of Silicon Valley companies Apple,…

Trump Leaves Summit Early After Clashing With Kim Over Sanctions: ‘Sometimes You Have to Walk’

Trump Leaves Summit Early After Clashing With Kim…

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sit down for a dinner during the second U.S.-North Korea summit at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam, February 27, 2019. (Leah Millis/REUTERS) President Trump…

Jim Jordan: Cohen Hearing ‘First Step’ in Dems’ ‘Crazy Impeachment Plans’

Jim Jordan: Cohen Hearing ‘First Step’ in Dems’…

Ohio congressman Jim Jordan speaks at CPAC. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio, the ranking Republican on the House Oversight Committee, said Wednesday evening that Democrats called Michael Cohen to testify before the panel…

End the First Amendment Sanctuary for Fake News

End the First Amendment Sanctuary for Fake News

Official portrait of Justice Clarence Thomas (U.S. Government/public domain) Justice Clarence Thomas has drawn the sanctimonious ire of the Fourth Estate for his unforgivable suggestion that the media should be held to the same high…

John Wayne: The New Confederate Statue

John Wayne: The New Confederate Statue

Writes a reader from Southern California: “Apparently John Wayne is the new Confederate statue.” She sent a link to this op-ed column in the Los Angeles Times. Excerpts: Most people familiar with the life story…

Update: Russian River crests tonight at 14 feet above flood stage

Update: Russian River crests tonight at 14 feet…

Click here if you’re unable to view the gallery or video on your mobile device. GUERNEVILLE — Thousands of residents fled or sought rescue from the rising Russian River on Wednesday, as floodwaters swamped at…

Methodist Church votes to ban gay clergy and same sex marriage, evoking debate among members

Methodist Church votes to ban gay clergy and…

Chicago — The United Methodist Church worldwide conference made a decision Tuesday that pleased traditionalists, but raised doubts about the church's modern motto: open hearts, open minds, open doors. On Tuesday, after three days of…

Takeaways from Donald Trumps abruptly ended summit with North Koreas Kim Jong Un

Takeaways from Donald Trumps abruptly ended summit with…

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump abruptly ended a long-planned summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un on Thursday, acknowledging the two leaders did not reach an agreement that accomplished the U.S. goal of denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula.…

His son was killed by the Mexican cartel. This father was faced with the decision: Move or die

His son was killed by the Mexican cartel.…

By Rebecca Plevin and Omar Ornelas | Reporting from Chilapa de Álvarez, Mexico For decades, people came from the southwestern Mexican state of Guerrero to the U.S. for economic reasons. Now many are fleeing drug…

Jets looking to deal No. 3 pick for draft haul

Jets looking to deal No. 3 pick for…

INDIANAPOLIS -- One year after making a blockbuster trade to move up in the draft, the New York Jets are willing to go in reverse if the price is right. General manager Mike Maccagnan, speaking…

Wade after game winner: Its special for me

Wade after game winner: Its special for me

MIAMI -- In a season full of memories and a career full of Hall of Fame highlights, Dwyane Wade created the most memorable moment of his final NBA season Wednesday night by banking in a…

Starting again, Dirk still pondering one more year

Starting again, Dirk still pondering one more year

DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki, who has received farewell tributes in arenas around the NBA this season, has never ruled out returning for a 22nd campaign with the Dallas Mavericks. While he maintains that he won't…

Brown not angry with Steelers, still wants trade

Brown not angry with Steelers, still wants trade

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown told ESPN on Tuesday that he is not "angry" with the team, but he maintained his desire to be traded. Brown, who discussed his past, present and future with…