Political Prisoners

The Atlantic Is Well Rid of the Aspen Ideas Festival

6 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

Now The Atlantic knows how France felt when the United States and Great Britain muscled it aside to build nuclear submarines for Australia. NBC announced Wednesday that...
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Journalists describe in vivid detail how January 6 shredded the rule that reporters shouldn't become the story

39 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

A photograph taken by journalist Alan Chin, who was on assignment for Insider during the January 6 attack on the Capitol. Alan Chin On January 6, congressional reporters and...
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Biden releases slimmed-down $1.75 trillion spending framework, cutting social benefits plan by over half

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

President Joe Biden. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Joe Biden struck a $1.75 trillion deal with centrist holdouts Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema. It's far less than many Democrats...
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Are the Democrats-Make That Two Democrats-About to Crash This Plane?

1 hour ago   |   The New Republic

Even as top Democrats were predicting that they were finally-really, truly!-on the verge of cementing an agreement on Joe Biden's Build Back Better reconciliation package, West...
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NY fighting LA for housing bucks in Biden's aid package

1 hour ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Political leaders from the East Coast and West Coast are fighting over a shrinking pie of federal housing funds in President Joe Biden's proposed “Building Back Better” aid...
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Taiwan Defense Chief Offers Fighting Talk Amid Doubts About Troop Readiness

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

A recent "Wall Street Journal" report into Taiwan's war preparations has sent ripples through Taiwan's social and political circles.
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Critics walk out as Lebanon parliament reaffirms March 2022 poll

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

MPs from President Michel Aoun's party reiterate objections to early polls amid rising political tensions.
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Beijing says it ‘firmly opposes' US-Taiwan military contact, after Taipei admits presence of US troops

Beijing says it ‘firmly opposes' US-Taiwan military contact, after Taipei admits presence of US troops

1 hour ago   |   RT

Beijing has warned the US against military contact with Taipei and “interference in China's internal affairs,” after the island's leader confirmed that a small number of US...
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Public Gets Chance To Weigh In On Wisconsin GOP's Redistricting Plans

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MADISON, Wis. - The public gets a chance Thursday to tell Republican lawmakers what they think of their redistricting plan that would keep solid GOP majorities in...
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Eyeing the rise of identity and gender politics in the West, Putin's new vision for Russia is as Europe's last conservative nation

Eyeing the rise of identity and gender politics in the West, Putin's new vision for Russia is as Europe's last conservative nation

2 hours ago   |   RT

For centuries, there's been talk of Russia converging on the West, emulating it. Now, though, divergence is the new name of the game, and, as Vladimir Putin said last week, the...
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Confusing things you never noticed while watching 'Hocus Pocus'

Confusing things you never noticed while watching 'Hocus Pocus'

Even the most loyal fans miss a few details here and there. Read more ...

30 years later: Remembering the 'Perfect Storm' of Oct. 1991

30 years later: Remembering the 'Perfect Storm' of Oct. 1991

The 1991 Perfect Storm was also known as the Halloween Nor'easter of 1991. Read more ...

Biden Unveils New Social Spending Proposal-Here's What Remains After $2...

Though still massive, the package falls incredibly short of the president's $3.5 trillion ambitions. Read more ...

Garland defends school violence memo against GOP criticism

WASHINGTON - Attorney General Merrick Garland defended a Justice Department memo aimed at combating threats and violence against teachers, administrators and other school... Read more ...

Watch: Train Cars Carrying Ethanol Tumble In Front Of Stopped Cars In...

Watch: Train Cars Carrying Ethanol Tumble In Front Of Stopped Cars In Southern Minnesota Town

MINNEAPOLIS - Officials in southern Minnesota say a train carrying ethanol derailed Wednesday afternoon, with about eight cars running off the tracks. The Martin County... Read more ...

Three things to know: Preseason title favorites Nets, Lakers continue to stumble

Also, the NBA's new foul rules are working perfectly. Read more ...

Rainy Saturday but Halloween night should clear up

Rainy Saturday but Halloween night should clear up

Kevin Skarupa has an early look at the weekend forecast. Read more ...

Jalen Hurts: Joe Flacco's mentorship meant a lot to me

The Eagles traded Joe Flacco to the Jets this week, meaning starting quarterback Jalen Hurts no longer has the veteran mentor he's relied on this season. Hurts said after the... Read more ...

Yoko Taro Foresees the End of Video Games As We Know Them

The mind behind iconic titles like Nier: Automata and Drakengard tells WIRED about his inspirations-and how AI plays a role in the future of game design. Read more ...

Biden releases slimmed-down $1.75 trillion spending framework, cutting...

President Joe Biden. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Joe Biden struck a $1.75 trillion deal with centrist holdouts Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema. It's far less than many Democrats... Read more ...