America's forensic-investigation system is overdue for sweeping reform.
Some of the most powerful people in the U.S. government wanted to launch a drone strike against Mohanad Mahmoud Al Farekh.
A screener at the Denver airport allegedly conspired to grope the genitals of male passengers he found attractive. And with security so intrusive already none of them even complained.
Video footage documents rotten behavior by as many as 11 deputies in San Bernardino County, California.
The former secretary of state would like you to associate these cheerful, hardworking Americans and their winning smiles with her political campaign.
The most potent threat to marriage was always that secular society might abandon it. Now many are persuaded that it is a timeless human right.
The Kentucky senator highlighted positions that make his presence in the presidential race vital, while struggling not to compromise them by pandering to the GOP base.
If Sabrina Erdely set out to find a story that was emblematic of rape on college campuses, why did she focus on an allegation that would've been unrepresentative even if true?
The illusion of a shared culture can make empathy harder in the age of social media.
The attack on Memories Pizza and its implications
A cop taunts, intimidates, and disrespects an immigrant Uber driver—and is caught and punished because a passenger captured it all on video.
The law cited as the justification for the phone dragnet will expire on June 1 unless Congress acts to extend it.
It is immoral to discriminate against gays—and irrational to make a religious freedom law in Indiana the focus of the gay-rights movement.
A doll with thousands of programmed phrases is on the way, and the product rollout will provide a chance for Mattel to showcase the iconic character's "enormous back story."
Her family's foundation collects millions from foreign donors. As secretary of state, she benefited from pricey intelligence reports, but it's unknown who footed the bill. To whom is she beholden?
The White House hopeful implies that he'd do "whatever it takes" to eradicate al-Qaeda, ISIS, and anti-American ideology in Iran. Don't believe him.
Ted Cruz and the perverse incentives created by the most energized members of the Republican base
Can conversation help end bigotry? An improbable example suggests that it would be unwise to discount the possibility.
Why do so many American cops believe that shooting a schizophrenic man dead for failing to drop a screwdriver is an acceptable outcome?
A lawyer apologizes to the man he helped wrongfully convict, 30 years later.