Whether or not U.S. Representative Chris Collins engaged in insider trading, as federal prosecutors allege, his indictment this week exposes what a poor job Congress has done to guard against such transgressions. Collins, ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell stopped at a water tank manufacturing company Friday in Louisville, Ky., to tout the benefits of the Republican tax overhaul, but the conversation not surprisingly ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The House Ethics Committee has called for Rep. Markwayne Mullin to return $40,000 to his family business, Mullin West, following a review that concluded the money was paid out to him in a manner that is out ...Read more
Once again, the Trump administration is looking to punish immigrants. And once again, innocent children are getting hurt in the process.
This time, however, many of those innocent children are likely to be U.S. citizens. ...Read more
It's been six weeks since a federal judge ordered the Trump administration to fix the crisis it created when it separated more than 2,500 children from their parents under a heartless policy designed to deter desperate ...Read more
It's time to end the secrecy surrounding police behavior in California.
At a time when the nation is clamoring for more transparency about officer-involved shootings and misconduct, this state has some of nation's most ...Read more
"I am forever grateful that I got to be young and stupid before virality was invented." So said Lydia Polgreen, editor in chief of HuffPost, in a tweet on Aug. 2. By the next day, it had been retweeted hundreds of times ...Read more
A few years ago, I wrote a column about Harambe, the gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo who was euthanized after a child fell into his enclosure. I thought the mother was negligent in failing to supervise her toddler, who ...Read more
FORT WORTH, Texas -- Something I learned quickly after becoming a mother is that play dates are never really about the kids.
Sure, children, especially before they're school-age, will benefit from the exposure to an ...Read more
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