It sure isn’t Democrat Bill Nelson.

An author essentially retracts his entire book, but a generation of people will still be affected by its contents.

The Vatican prevents U.S. bishops from voting on proposals to tackle sexual abuse by priests.

A speech therapist’s election as Arizona’s superintendent of public education is one of the unlikeliest victories of the 2018 midterms.

Too many conservatives, especially among elected officials, have pulled their punches in the crunch and fallen silent under pressure.

A judge is weighing whether Harvard’s admissions policy regarding Asian Americans is unjust and whether the government should respond.

If an expert committee makes the wrong call on Thursday, there is a disquieting possibility that the cliff may be in sight.

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Presidential candidates would be wise to leave their comfort zones and go on air with conservative questioners.

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Disguising personal grievances as professional moves the role of first lady backwards.

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Despite the political costs, he chose a cease-fire over war with Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

Last week’s midterm results have opened the door wider to meaningful legislation on the technology industry.

If the president is going to raise the question of how to reduce the likelihood of disasters such as California’s wildfires, he should look at his own policies.

FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, in Washington. Lawyers alleging Trump’s decision to end special protections shielding certain immigrants from deportation was racially motivated are seeking unaired footage from his reality TV show “The Apprentice” to try to bolster their case. Lawyers for Civil Rights said Wednesday, Nov. 14, it has issued subpoenas to MGM Holdings Inc. and Trump Productions LLC demanding any footage shot during the production of the show in which Trump “uses racial and/or ethnic slurs.” (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) (Evan Vucci / AP)
FILE - In this Nov. 13, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, in Washington. Lawyers alleging Trump’s decision to end special protections shielding certain immigrants from deportation was racially motivated are seeking unaired footage from his reality TV show “The Apprentice” to try to bolster their case. Lawyers for Civil Rights said Wednesday, Nov. 14, it has issued subpoenas to MGM Holdings Inc. and Trump Productions LLC demanding any footage shot during the production of the show in which Trump “uses racial and/or ethnic slurs.” (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) (Evan Vucci / AP)
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An oft-forgotten figure first blazed the path that President Trump is following.

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We should look to history, not prehistory, to understand how diverse groups can co-exist.

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The absurdities of Brexit come into painful view.

The Founding Fathers would advocate for conversation and conciliation.

American Catholics are better positioned to address the sexual abuse scandal in the church than the distant, autocratic Vatican.

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While simply exercise for many, yoga has long been deeply political.

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President Trump arrives for a political rally at Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, W.Va. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)
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Even before Michael Cohen's guilty plea, the president was in serious jeopardy.

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The District photographs beautifully, but it is filmed infrequently.

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The Republican governor won reelection in a blue state.

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Studies show what works.

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A civic-minded community is met with resistance.

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We built the system so we could use it.

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