(Dado Ruvic/Reuters) Silicon Valley’s social-media giants have remade the world as their walled garden. It at least can feel like you’re being spied on by Silicon Valley. Sometimes the ads that are served to us…

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks to reporters after the weekly policy lunch on Capitol in Hill, May 14, 2019. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that he is opposed to the…

Sen. Kamala Harris joins a demonstration with striking McDonalds workers in Las Vegas, Nev., June 14, 2019. (Mike Segar/Reuters) Her tenure as San Francisco’s chief prosecutor reveals much about her character and judgment. In 2005,…

A man stands near a housing construction project in San Francisco, Calif., in 2015. (Robert Galbraith/Reuters) In California, cities that don’t play by the rules hurt those that do. Conservatives have long been advocates of…

Brendan McDermid/Reuters Markets were flat on Wednesday as they waited to see if the Federal Reserve would signal its willingness to cut interest rates during its monthly policy update later in the day. Stocks jumped…