As Ottawa mulls bombing Syria, the legal case for intervention is basically: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯.
From getting shitfaced on stolen whiskey to attacking politicians and stealing files from government headquarters, India's monkeys have gone bananas.
News just broke that a pair of drunken agents drove over a package that was suspected to be a bomb—which is just the latest in a long string of scandals.
Thousands of people are gathered in Selma, Alabama today to watch President Obama speak at the 50th anniversary of the landmark civil rights march that sparked the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Admiral Michael Rogers took his apology tour to Canada. Can he repair his agency's tattered reputation?
The story behind Guantánamo Diary, steeped in unknowable complexity and murky details, is perhaps the perfect parable of the post-9/11 era.
Canberra responded to a damning report from the Australian Human Rights Commission by attacking the Commission's president and avoiding the issue altogether.
The Peter Molyneux controversy continued, something called the World Video Game Hall of Fame came into being, and a bunch of games came out.
The distinction may be the thing that keeps three WikiLeaks employees out of prison.
A variety of online authors have imagined Obama meeting Hellboy, Buzz Lightyear, "Gilmore Girls" protagonist Rory Gilmore, and, of course, Harry Potter.
While it might be easy to dismiss anti-vaxxers as another act in the Tea Party circus, the phenomenon is actually a rare instance where crazy crosses party lines.
She's taking a hard line on marijuana legalization and civil asset forfeiture.
After a year of horrific headlines about substandard care in VA hospitals, veterans' groups were hoping for a little love from the president.
After six years of recession and gridlock, most voters don't share the president's rosy view on the "middle-class economy."
In the final edition of This Week in Racism, Dave Schilling reveals the way to end racism in America. Racial harmony is but a click away, my friends.
The Massachusetts senator remains a dream candidate for progressives no matter how many times she says she isn't running—but the truth is she wouldn't be doing herself or anyone else any good by challenging Hillary Clinton in 2016.
The White House has already revealed everything Obama is going to say.
Jan 15, 2015
New White House rules focused on cutting methane emissions are the last big chance for the president to cement his legacy on climate change.
The attack came just as President Barack Obama was delivering a speech on cybersecurity.
The assault on French cartoonists gave Republicans an opening to once again cast the war on terror as an imminent, existential, and even religious battle for American freedoms.
Dec 23, 2014
Since the Eisenhower years, presidents have tended to relegate granting clemency to the holiday season, treating pardons like gifts. Unless something changes soon, President Obama will go down as one of the shittiest Santas in history.
A Seth Rogen/James Franco comedy has now officially sparked an international incident.
It should come as no surprise that the Obama family has felt the sting of racial prejudice in their lives. The Obama presidency has been defined by race, because in America, we're all defined by race.
Lingering cultural opposition means last week's announcement by the feds that they won't prosecute marijuana laws on reservations is not exactly a game-changer.