Ironworker apprentices practice their welding skills. (Jason Cohn/Reuters) And fewer degrees On June 12, Brandon Webber shot a man five times at point-blank range and stole his car. When U.S. Marshals attempted to arrest him…

(Walker and Walker/Getty Images) Social trust is its oxygen ‘My stress levels are up to here,” said Rob, pointing above his head. A roofer from southern Ohio, Rob had recently broken up with Julia, his…

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attends a news conference during the ASEAN Foreign Ministers meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, August 1, 2019. (Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters) And hits the Russians for their persistent noncompliance. Bangkok — It’s official: The…

(Unsplash) Fine, but you should know exactly what you’re giving up in the bargain. These “debates” are to serious policy discussions as a kazoo is to an orchestra. You can say a kazoo is an…

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in the Rose Garden at the White House in 2015. (Gary Cameron/Reuters) If Biden is going to lean on his service in the last administration, he needs…

Marianne Williamson is interviewed before the Democratic candidates debate in Detroit, Mich., July 31, 2019. (Brian Snyder/Reuters) Pete Buttigieg cites Scripture to embarrass the religious Right, but the New Age figure of Marianne Williamson has…

Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu as they attend the Navy Day parade in Saint Petersburg, Russia, July 28, 2019. (Sputnik/Aleksey Nikolskyi/ Kremlin via Reuters) President Trump signed an executive order…

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBooker: If Obama was running for a third term, 'I wouldn't be running' De Blasio releases plan to substantially raise taxes on the rich, corporations Biden Surrogate: His opponents have…

A$AP Rocky's defense lawyer spent portrayed the plaintiff's actions and motivations in the lead up to the fight as "threatening" and "provoking." USA TODAY STOCKHOLM – Rinkeby, where Iraqi immigrant Hussein Jawadi owns a small…

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Friday to call attention to a break-in at the home of a Baltimore congressman he has been sharply criticizing for days. Trump was referring to reports in Baltimore…