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President George H.W. Bush Laid to Rest at His Presidential Library in Texas In The News
President George H.W. Bush Laid to Rest at His Presidential Library in Texas

President George H.W. Bush was laid to rest Thursday at his presidential library at Texas A&M University in College Station after nearly a week of services honoring his life. After a state funeral in Washington, Bush was flown ... Read More

‘Trumpism Isn’t the Future.’ Ousted Miami Republican Reflects on Election Loss 2018 Midterms
‘Trumpism Isn’t the Future.’ Ousted Miami Republican Reflects on Election Loss

Carlos Curbelo couldn’t win a two-front war. National Democrats spent more money in Curbelo’s district than any other across the country on a health care-centric TV campaign. Donald Trump spent the final stretches of the campaign attacking immigrants... Read More

Many of the Dead in Camp Fire Were Disabled. Could They Have Been Saved? Featured
Many of the Dead in Camp Fire Were Disabled. Could They Have Been Saved?

Sixty-three-year-old Ernest Foss had swollen legs and couldn’t walk. Vinnie Carota, 65, was missing a leg and didn’t have a car. Evelyn Cline, 83, had a car but struggled to get in it without help. Dorothy Herrera, 93, had... Read More

Wisconsin GOP Moves to Limit Authority of Incoming Democratic Governor Wisconsin
Wisconsin GOP Moves to Limit Authority of Incoming Democratic Governor

The Scott Walker era in Wisconsin is ending much as it began: with a controversial effort to weaken his political opponents that attracted protests and a national spotlight to Madison. Tuesday, protesters continued to disrupt... Read More

SpaceX Launches 5,800 Pounds of Supplies to the Space Station — But Misses the Landing In The News
SpaceX Launches 5,800 Pounds of Supplies to the Space Station — But Misses the Landing

As 5,800 pounds of supplies successfully headed to the International Space Station from Cape Canaveral Wednesday, SpaceX’s rocket booster zoomed back to Earth, making an unexpected splash down in the Atlantic Ocean. Read More

As Fraud Investigation Continues, North Carolina Republicans Vote for Absentee Ballot IDs Voting
As Fraud Investigation Continues, North Carolina Republicans Vote for Absentee Ballot IDs

Embarrassed by the election fraud investigation making national news, the North Carolina state House added to its voter ID bill a goal for people who request absentee ballots to include some form of identification. Read More

After CIA’s Khashoggi Briefing, GOP Senators Say It’s Clear Saudi Crown Prince Was Complicit Congress
After CIA’s Khashoggi Briefing, GOP Senators Say It’s Clear Saudi Crown Prince Was Complicit

After a closed-door CIA briefing about the slaying of U.S. resident and journalist Jamal Khashoggi, key Senate Republicans sharply contradicted President Donald Trump on Tuesday and said there was no question that Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin ... Read More

Maryland, D.C. Attorneys General Subpoena Trump Businesses, Seek Evidence of President Profiting From Job In The News
Maryland, D.C. Attorneys General Subpoena Trump Businesses, Seek Evidence of President Profiting From Job

Dozens of subpoenas were issued Tuesday to businesses affiliated with President Donald Trump and others in a lawsuit by Maryland and the District of Columbia that alleges the president violated a constitutional prohibition on profiting from his post by doing ... Read More

Prosecutors Recommend No Prison Time for Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn In The News
Prosecutors Recommend No Prison Time for Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn, a retired Army general who was forced out as President Donald Trump’s national security adviser after lying to White House officials, has provided “substantial” assistance to investigators in the Russia case and should be spared prison time ... Read More

Election Fraud Allegations in NC Congressional Race: What We Know Voting
Election Fraud Allegations in NC Congressional Race: What We Know

One month after Election Day, all eyes are on North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District. Republican Mark Harris scored an apparent victory in the district... Read More

An All-Female Number-Crunching Team Helped Deliver the House to Democrats Featured
An All-Female Number-Crunching Team Helped Deliver the House to Democrats

The hour was growing late one March night and still neither party knew who had won a key special election in Pennsylvania, where only a few thousand votes separated the candidates. So Dan Sena — executive director of... Read More

For the First Time, a NASA Spacecraft Has Arrived at an Asteroid — With Plans to Get Samples NASA
For the First Time, a NASA Spacecraft Has Arrived at an Asteroid — With Plans to Get Samples

After two years of traveling millions of miles through the solar system, a small spacecraft launched from Cape Canaveral is reaching its destination: an asteroid that could unlock the truth about the origin of life. The... Read More

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