Here’s our latest on the inevitability (or otherwise) of mass shootings in the United States.
Conservatives have put families and communities at the center of their conception of a better America—but they’re notably absent from the Republican nominee’s account.
A documentary film-maker was disinvited from an academic conference because an organizer feared she would be subject to ideologically motivated reprisals for hosting him.
The FBI’s chief bomb expert, a Secret Service cyber-investigator, and the developer of a life-saving medical computer are among the honorees of annual awards for government service known as the Sammies.
Prosecutors said the New Jersey governor knew of his associates’ involvement in the 2013 George Washington Bridge scandal by the third day of lane closures.
The two candidates traded charges on Monday, blaming their rivals for encouraging terrorism.
Federal prosecutors alleged during Day 1 of a federal trial that Chris Christie knew his aides had shut down lanes of the George Washington Bridge in 2013.
President Obama is set to push world leaders to do more about the world’s refugees. There was a time when the United States itself did more.
The candidate: Donald Trump The gaffe: Speaking on September 16, Trump criticized Hillary Clinton for her support for gun…
The reality-television show gave millions a misleading impression of the billionaire. NBC has a special obligation to make that clear to voters.
Civic organizations were built on the voluntary labor of women. As the demands on women's time increase, communities are suffering.
The Democratic nominee hasn't matched the support Barack Obama garnered during his presidential campaigns. Can she turn that around before November?
The New York Times responds to a candidate who breaks all the rules by discarding some of its own.
For the past few days Donald Trump has been saying that Hillary Clinton and her campaign launched the racist “birther”…
The integrity of the country’s political system is on the line.
Americans have long been suspicious of nonbelievers. Misogyny, nativism, and racism have often been tied up in their fear.
Some voters seem to believe the Democratic nominee cares too much about winning.
Private land ownership isn’t a solution to Native American poverty.
The National Park Service wants to tell a more complete story of the Civil War, but some cities are more receptive to that effort than others.
Back in 2009, when I was living in China, I was digging into the birther issue. This was before Donald…
This evening, in Miami, the Republican nominee for president referred to his opponent and said (emphasis added): …
The Republican presidential nominee acknowledged that President Obama was born in the United States, but did not offer an apology for suggesting otherwise.
Critics pounced on Today Show host Matt Lauer for his handling of NBC’s Commander in Chief forum featuring Hillary Clinton…