Today's Five Best Columns
I want to receive updates from partners and sponsors.
Sep 26, 2014 1:19PM ET
We had a lot of hopes for Scandal's fourth season yesterday. Somewhat surprisingly, the show did just about everything right.
Sep 25, 2014 12:42PM ET
Black-ish is no Cosby Show. If anything it's My Wife and Kids, the ABC show starring Damon Wayans that aired from 2001-2005.
Sep 24, 2014 3:38PM ET
“We were making the season ... We literally couldn’t fit it in to our schedules.”
Sep 23, 2014 4:04PM ET
Every time Chris Christie mentions the Boss, he's reminding us that his idol has mocked and refused to meet him more than once.
Sep 22, 2014 12:38PM ET
The billionaire, reality star and longtime possible candidate for a series of political jobs isn't quite sure how Congress works.
Sep 22, 2014 12:18PM ET
The Good Wife season 6 premiere started right where the finale left off, with Eli Gold asking Alicia Florrick if she'd consider running for District Attorney.
Sep 22, 2014 9:43AM ET
Reporter and medical marijuana business owner Charlo Greene lived out everyone's dramatic quitting fantasy last night, when she stormed off the set on live television.
Sep 22, 2014 9:09AM ET
A new ad from a Republican group argues that women have been in a long, unhappy relationship with a man who spies on them, lied about "being better" and doesn't care about their needs: President Obama.
Sep 19, 2014 4:46PM ET
No one told Miley Cyrus that it's not only rude, but literally illegal, to floss a fake plastic booty with the Mexican flag in Mexico.
Sep 19, 2014 10:43AM ET
Somehow Law & Order: Special Victims Unit has managed to convinces over a dozen esteemed big screen actors to play rape victims, cult leaders, delusional mothers and more. Here are the best Emmy-nominated roles.
Sep 18, 2014 6:04PM ET
The Kansas Supreme Court decided Thursday to take Chad Taylor — the Democratic nominee for Senate — off of this fall's ballot.
Sep 18, 2014 5:45PM ET
“If an N.F.L. player can lose his job because of domestic violence, then a federal judge should definitely not be allowed to keep his lifetime appointment to the federal bench,” Rep. Terri A. Sewell wrote in a statement.
Sep 18, 2014 3:16PM ET
About 7.3 million Americans have enrolled in and — this is key — paid for their health care insurance.
Sep 18, 2014 12:20PM ET
While America's leaders are pushing a "no" vote in Scotland on Thursday, North Korea is very interested in democracy abroad.
Sep 18, 2014 7:00AM ET
Today marks a potential, but unlikely, new chapter in Scotland's history.
Sep 17, 2014 6:03PM ET
New York Times writer Maureen Dowd has literally become the poster woman for responsible pot consumption, after a public awareness campaign turned her bad edibles trip into a cautionary tale.
Sep 17, 2014 12:18PM ET
StopHillary PAC, the group dedicated to smothering Hillary Clinton's unofficial presidential campaign in its crib, has released a new commercial demanding Clinton "break the silence" on Benghazi.
Sep 17, 2014 9:10AM ET
Each fellow will receive $625,000 over the next five years from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
Sep 16, 2014 6:37PM ET
It would have been nice to have a U.S. ambassador to Guatemala during the height of the child migrant crisis, but better late than never.
Sep 16, 2014 1:21PM ET
The good news for the country as a whole is that the poverty rate went down for the first time since 2007.
Sep 16, 2014 11:05AM ET
The number of uninsured Americans fell 8 percent during the first three months of 2014, thanks to 3.8 million uninsured individuals gaining insurance.
Sep 15, 2014 6:47PM ET
The only issues black and white residents agreed on is that the media's presence in Ferguson made things worse and Gov. Jay Nixon didn't handle the situation well.
Sep 15, 2014 5:04PM ET
About 115,000 people failed to provide the government with documents verifying their citizenship and will lose Obamacare coverage at the end of the month.
Sep 15, 2014 3:18PM ET
If elections were won with sass, then Mitch McConnell slight lead over Alison Lundergan Grimes in the polls would be justified.
Sep 15, 2014 1:15PM ET
Most Americans support President Obama's plan to attack the Islamic State, even though a majority of Americans don't think it will work.
Sep 15, 2014 9:28AM ET
The vice president of Arizona's Republican Party resigned late Sunday night after advocating for the forced sterilization of poor women on Medicaid.
Sep 13, 2014 1:00PM ET
When Madison, a Washington D.C. sixth grader, was told "somebody special" was going to show up to a community service event, she thought it would be Beyoncé. Instead, she had to settle for the president.
Sep 12, 2014 5:35PM ET
“I think the first executive order that I would issue would be to repeal all previous executive orders,” Sen. Paul said. A Paul spokesperson said he didn't mean it "literally."
Sep 12, 2014 3:40PM ET
Thursday marked two major events for Tumblr's community of "True Crime" fandom: it was the birthday of Dylan Klebold, and it was also the night that another school shooter, Thomas "T.J." Lane, briefly escaped from prison.
Sep 12, 2014 11:29AM ET
Democrats have Hillary Clinton, but Republicans still lack a clear 2016 frontrunner to direct their speculation toward.