When my fellow critics of Ferguson, Mo., police are reduced to arguing not whether but how hard Michael Brown hit police officer Darren Wilson, I think it is time to rethink what this scandal is all about or, more pointedly, what it should be about.
Our famously gaffe-prone vice president, Joe Biden , has outdone himself. He stumbled through not one, not two, but three gaffes in less than 24 hours. For him, that's a personal best or, more accurately, a personal worst.
At this stage, the 2016 presidential campaign is looking a lot like high school. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , for example, sounds like the locker-room bully who would torture Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal with wedgies.
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of the Lebanese Hezbollah group says Islamic extremists have insulted Islam and the Prophet Muhammad more than those who published satirical cartoons mocking the religion.
Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah did not directly men...
Republican fury over President Barack Obama's drastic executive action on immigration distracts from the most obvious solution: the sensible compromise that senators from both parties passed more than 500 days ago, only to have it bottled up by Speaker John Boehner in the House.
Voter registration has surged by more than 3,000 people in Ferguson, Mo., since Aug. 9, when the fatal shooting of Michael Brown , an unarmed black 18-year-old, by a white police officer touched off sometimes-violent protests.