Beto O’Rourke takes part in a televised town hall on LGBTQ issues in Los Angeles, Calif. October 10, 2019. (Mike Blake/Reuters) Billed an "equality" town hall, the CNN event was anything but. LGBT activists gathered…

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before boarding Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., August 15, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) President Trump announced Monday that he will authorize heavy economic sanctions against…

Statue of Christopher Columbus in Madrid, Spain. (Paul Hanna/Reuters) The great Genoese explorer was not a perfect man, but his legacy has been unfairly tarnished by his revisionist critics. ‛Let those who are fond of…

Some Hong Kong residents want Beijing to crack down on protesters like these ( TIME screengrab) A reader writes: I’m a semi-long time (5+ years?) reader of your blog. Since I was born in Hong…

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) in 2018. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) The man behind the “libertarian moment” is doing his part to make sure a new socialist moment doesn’t follow. Rand Paul, the Republican senator…

A top ally of President TrumpDonald John TrumpBusiness school deans call for lifting country-specific visa caps Bolton told ex-Trump aide to call White House lawyers about Ukraine pressure campaign: report Federal prosecutors in New York…

A photo taken from Turkey's Sanliurfa province, shows smoke rising after Turkish Armed Forces hit targets in Rasulayn town east of the Euphrates River in northern Syria, on Monday.   Anadolu Agency/Anadolu Agency via Getty…

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattled California's Bay Area and surrounding counties Monday night. Moderate shaking was felt east of San Francisco in the Pleasant Hill, Walnut Creek and Concord areas at about 10:33 p.m., according to reports.…

On September 26, the House Intelligence Committee held a hearing to investigate a whistle-blower complaint against President Donald Trump. In Congressman Devin Nunes’ opening remarks, he argued that this was just another example of news…