Oscar Wilde, enemy of property (Bettmann/Contributor/Getty Images) If you see it up close, it’s no utopia True socialists do not want a better world, they want a perfect one. That is why they so often…

Presidential hopeful Joe Biden takes the stage at a campaign rally in Philadelphia, Pa., May 18, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Twenty or so are going to end this presidential-election cycle deeply disappointed. Every presidential primary ends…

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the House of Commons in London, Britain May 8, 2019. (UK Parliament/Roger Harris) Theresa May is probably on the way out, but the European parliamentary elections suggest a…

Then-British foreign secretary Boris Johnson at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, May 15, 2018. (Yves Herman/Reuters) The former London mayor has more in common with our 45th president than you might think. When…

Former FBI Director James Comey speaks to the media after giving a private deposition to the House Judiciary and House Government and Oversight committees, December 7, 2018. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) The end of the Mueller melodrama…

Beto O’Rourke speaks at a rally in Los Angeles, Calif., April 27, 2019. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters) Markets are information-generating mechanisms, and the political market is working. Washington — “We’re cutting out some of this ear hair…

U.S. Central Command is requesting additional defensive capabilities that could lead to as many as 5,000 to 10,000 additional troops being sent to the Middle East to deter Iran, a U.S. official told ABC News.…

President Donald Trump says he won't negotiate policy with congressional Democrats while they continue to investigate him. (May 21) AP, AP WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's decision to storm out of an infrastructure meeting with Democrats left…

Interested in cutting the cord? USA TODAY’s Jefferson Graham breaks down the best cable alternatives on Talking Tech. USA TODAY Most of us have a love-hate relationship with cable. We like television. We love a…

Self-help guru Tony Robbins has been accused of sexual misconduct and berating victims of rape. USA TODAY Self-help guru Tony Robbins is facing four new allegations of sexual misconduct, the result of a BuzzFeed News…