MarchForOurLives protest bucks 165 years of history. In 1853, a young man shot a teacher in a Kentucky classroom. He was acquitted; his defense echos that in the Trayvon Martin case.
On January 9, 2018, less than year after being sworn in as president of the United States, Donald Trump told his 2,000th lie. When we started this project, originally aimed at the president’s first 100 days, he averaged 4.9 claims a day… There are now nearly 70 claims that he has repeated three or more times. […]
News video streams and selected local webcams as Hurricane Irma barrels down on Florida and Georgia.
Former FBI Director James B. Comey will testify publicly on Thursday June 8 before the Senate Intelligence Committee at 10 am Eastern, 7 am Pacific.
Steve Ballmer has spent $10 million to pull together data from all branches of US government. But is it usable (and useful)?
Japanese cats request treats by ringing a bell; their promotional tweet is a video sensation. It’s been pirated widely, too.