Teen cheerleaders sudden death was caused by strep: Autopsy

Teen cheerleaders sudden death was caused by strep:…

A 13-year-old Kentucky girl who died hours after falling ill at her cheer competition was suffering from strep, her family has learned, two months after the sudden loss. "Apparently, an underlying Strep infection overwhelmed her…

Pete Buttigiegs campaign vows to give back money donated from lobbyists

Pete Buttigiegs campaign vows to give back money…

In a reversal, presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg's campaign vowed on Friday to return all money donated from lobbyists, after facing backlash from progressive Democrats. Interested in 2020 Elections? Add 2020 Elections as an interest to…

Ben Shapiro’s Right Side of History: A Call to Reclaim the West’s Birthright

Ben Shapiro’s Right Side of History: A Call…

The Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great, by Ben Shapiro (Broadside Books, 288 pp., $27.99) The trashing of…

Insufferable Suffrage

Insufferable Suffrage

Students protest in support of the gun control in Plantation, Fla., February 21, 2018. (Carlos Garcia/Reuters) Sixteen-year-olds absolutely should not vote There’s an insidious movement afoot to lower the voting age to 16. By promising…

A Federal Judge Has Defied the Law to Protect Abortion

A Federal Judge Has Defied the Law to…

The Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., June 11, 2018. (Erin Schaff/Reuters) Judicial #resistance against the Trump administration is spiraling out of control. Honestly, after two years of nationwide injunctions, ludicrously expanded standing rules, and blatant…

Who Cares about National Unity?

Who Cares about National Unity?

Former Vice President Joe Biden announces his candidacy for the Democratic presidential nomination, April 25, 2019. (Biden Campaign Handout via Reuters) Incorporating nonpartisan national symbols into partisan endeavors — a presidential campaign, for instance —…

Biden Raises $6.3 Million on First Day of Campaign, Topping Democratic Field

Biden Raises $6.3 Million on First Day of…

Former vice president Joe Biden delivers remarks at the First State Democratic Dinner in Dover, Del., March 16, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Former vice president Joe Biden’s campaign brought in $6.3 million in the first 24…

Russian Agent Maria Butina Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison

Russian Agent Maria Butina Sentenced to 18 Months…

Maria Butina appears in a police booking photograph released by the Alexandria Sheriff’s Office in Alexandria, Va., August 18, 2018. (Alexandria Sheriff's Office/REUTERS ) Russian agent Maria Butina was sentenced Friday to 18 months in…

Notre Dame Isn’t the Only Cathedral That Needs Saving

Notre Dame Isn’t the Only Cathedral That Needs…

Crews work to strengthen a part of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France, April 23, 2019. (Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters) The conflagration is a teachable moment about the decrepit state of many beautiful churches. The Notre Dame…

What Literature Can Teach Us about the News

What Literature Can Teach Us about the News

A visitor looks at a model of the RMS Titanic during an exhibition at Belfast’s City Hall in 2002. (Paul McErlane/Reuters) Between us and the truth lie layers of interpretation based on ‘preformed images.’ In…

TurboTax and H&R Block hide their free tax filing tools from Google on purpose

TurboTax and H&R Block hide their free tax…

Low-income Americans can file their taxes for free, but odds are they ended up paying anyway. ProPublica found that tax-filing giant Intuit is deliberately concealing search results for its free filing service, instead pointing all…

Its open season for poaching talent in Silicon Valley

Its open season for poaching talent in Silicon…

Recent California court rulings have invalidated common employee non-solicit provisions Nick Saenz & John Frost 1 day Nick Saenz & John Frost Contributor Several recent court decisions have changed the landscape of California’s competition law,…

Elon Musk, SEC agree to guidelines on Twitter use

Elon Musk, SEC agree to guidelines on Twitter…

Tesla,  Elon Musk and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission reached an agreement Friday that will give the CEO freedom to use Twitter —within certain limitations — without fear of being held in contempt for violating…