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Feb 21, 2014 4:40PM ET
The Federal Communications Commission has decided to postpone their controversial newsroom survey until "new study design" is finalized.
Feb 21, 2014 1:18PM ET
The Republican party's civil war is fierce in Texas, where a Dallas Tea Party group has reintroduced rumors that Republican Rep. Peter Sessions doesn't actually live in his district.
Feb 21, 2014 10:11AM ET
(Update: de Blasio is a jaywalker, as well.) Bill de Blasio's caravan should have gotten a speeding ticket yesterday, according to the mayor's new plan to cut down on pedestrian deaths.
Feb 21, 2014 8:30AM ET
People still trust Frank Underwood, and it's ridiculous. Warning: there are spoilers for episodes nine through thirteen of season two here.
Feb 20, 2014 6:12PM ET
The Federal Communications Commission plans on studying the way newspapers decide what topics to cover. Or, as many right-leaning news sites have posited, the Obama administration is going to elbow its way into newsrooms.
Feb 20, 2014 5:15PM ET
The video for Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" premiered today and, whether you believe that the world's pop stars have all sold their souls to the devil or not, there are a lot of Illuminati references here.
Feb 20, 2014 2:50PM ET
Vice president Joe Biden surprised no one on Wednesday when he said Obamacare would probably not reach seven million enrollees.
Feb 20, 2014 10:10AM ET
Walmart is thinking about supporting an increase to the minimum wage, according to Bloomberg. Yes, really.
Feb 19, 2014 5:54PM ET
A gay couple is suing Ohio and the United States government after they were denied Obamacare coverage under a family plan, according to Reuters.
Feb 19, 2014 12:25PM ET
Rep. Louie Gohmert's GOH Conservative PAC will do for the House what Jim DeMint's Senate Conservatives Fund has done for the Senate — create better funded infighting within the Republican party.
Feb 19, 2014 10:03AM ET
Kansas state Rep. Gail Finney doesn't think that's strict enough, and has proposed a law that would allow children to be spanked up to 10 times, potentially leaving bruises.
Feb 18, 2014 6:07PM ET
Imagine how happy Ted Cruz would be if parts of the second season of House of Cards actually happened. (Spoilers ahead, obviously.)
Feb 18, 2014 5:12PM ET
A hip new Los Angeles restaurant just added a three percent surcharge to all orders to cover the cost of Obamacare. That's a good idea.
Feb 18, 2014 2:47PM ET
Our takes on the worst plot lines of season two. Warning: there are spoilers for episodes five through eight of season two herein.
Feb 18, 2014 10:19AM ET
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory is a lot of things, but not a job creator.
Feb 18, 2014 7:33AM ET
The Dutch are dominating Olympic speed skating — they've won 16 medals, setting an Olympic record, and swept the podium three times at Sochi — which is good for them, but bad for the sport.
Feb 17, 2014 5:46PM ET
In 2014, Obamacare is likely to be a big issue — and a negative one for Democrats. Their damage control strategy will likely come down to: "The Republicans would do worse."
Feb 17, 2014 5:36PM ET
There's not much debate over the fact that the music choices in Olympic figure skating are bland and repetitive. So we decided to offer up better solutions and are asking you to determine whose is best.
Feb 17, 2014 3:55PM ET
Can anyone stand up to Frank and Claire on this show? Warning: there are spoilers for the first four episodes of season two herein.
Feb 17, 2014 10:49AM ET
Pro-gun Georgia lawmakers want to make sure Americans exercising their second amendment right aren't arrested for accidentally trying to board airplanes with guns, according to Politico.
Feb 14, 2014 2:44PM ET
Illinois' Republican gubernatorial primary race is starting to resemble an episode of The Good Wife.
Feb 14, 2014 12:34PM ET
With the Olympics almost half over — the closing ceremony is on the 23rd — we decided to recap our favorite moments and stories from the first week of sports.
Feb 14, 2014 11:15AM ET
About one in five Obamacare enrollees never paid their first month premium, meaning they weren't actually insured in January, reports The New York Times.
Feb 13, 2014 5:40PM ET
Australian officials protested today's women's skeleton results, arguing that the Russians had an unfair advantage after one of their sliders did much better than anyone expected, according to the Associated Press.
Feb 13, 2014 1:22PM ET
Health insurance always costs more in rural, sparsely populated counties that often have lower average incomes.
Feb 13, 2014 11:38AM ET
According to meeting schedules obtained by The Hill through the Freedom of Information Act, Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius met with or spoke with President Obama 18 times in the year leading up to Healthcare.gov's (failure to) launch.
Feb 12, 2014 5:22PM ET
San Diego's next mayor is Kevin Faulconer, a Republican who beat President Obama-endorsed David Alvarez by 10 points in Tuesday's special election to replace the former, disgraced Democratic mayor Bob Filner.
Feb 12, 2014 4:35PM ET
According to new enrollment numbers from the Department of Health and Human Services, more people enrolled in Obamacare in January that the government projected.
Feb 12, 2014 12:27PM ET
Going in to today's luge doubles competition, America's luge pairs reacted to a recent viral anti-discrimination ad from the Canadian Institute of Diversity and Inclusion.
Feb 11, 2014 6:08PM ET
A black neighborhood in Portland, Oregon rejected plans to build a Trader Joe's, fearing that the store result in further gentrification and residents being priced out.