German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson leave after a news conference at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, August 21, 2019. (Axel Schmidt/Reuters) The United Kingdom and the European Union each want…

Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa, in 2014. (Brian Frank/Reuters) Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, slammed former House speaker…

Netflix’s American Factory (Sundance Institute) The media celebrate the arrival of the new ministers of propaganda. This week’s widespread media blitz heralding Netflix’s broadcast of its first Obama-endorsed presentation, American Factory, was more than synchronicity.…

Cut the Payroll Tax

Cut the Payroll Tax

It would help workers and guard against an economic slowdown. With a sturdy job market, healthy consumer balance sheets, and low inflation, the economy is probably not headed toward a recession. But to continue America’s…

Must the Show Go On?

Must the Show Go On?

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters in Morristown, N.J., August 15, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) What Franklin Roosevelt was to the age of radio, Trump is to the age of the screen. We are in Week…

Mayor Pete Buttigieg (Gage Skidmore) The South Bend mayor distorts the facts as needed to convince Democratic voters that he’d expand abortion access. ‘They’re so busy attacking Planned Parenthood. I’d like to know what they…

Harvey Weinstein is to be arraigned on NEW charges in Manhattan Criminal Court, just two weeks before his sexual assault trial Harvey Weinstein will appear in Manhattan Criminal Court on Monday to be arraigned on…

The race for the White House isn't the only one to watch in 2020. While attention has largely been focused on the nearly two dozen Democratic candidates running for president, there are also dozens of…

Credit: Bloomberg/YouTube Screenshot With his oft-stated affinity for all things Russia, President Donald Trump may be surprised to learn that his new Federal Reserve Board nominee made an early name for herself by shorting the Kremlin. As…

Dense Plasma Device developed at the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory. c. 1968, via Wikimedia Commons The American government gave money to writers and scientists to help the country win the Cold War. That doesn’t mean…

In our globalized economy, highly mobile capital works in favor of investors and consumers who value democratic protections. That dooms China's authoritarian model unless Beijing can force the world to submit to its peculiar form…

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to ask a federal judge on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG (DBKGn.DE) and Capital One Financial Corp (COF.N) from handing the financial records of…

Costa Rica's national health ministry issued a national warning after 25 people died after consuming alcohol with toxic levels of methanol. USA TODAY Right now, a vacation in Costa Rica could sound more nerve-wracking than…

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Due to holes in the end zones of IG Field, where goalposts for the Canadian Football League's bigger field are usually planted, the Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers played on a…