Today's Five Best Columns
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Mar 2, 2014 11:20PM ET
The trial, set to begin tomorrow, will be given 24-hour coverage on South African TV.
Mar 2, 2014 10:08PM ET
An Italian restaurant in Washington state is getting swamped with phone call votes meant for American Idol and no one knows why.
Mar 2, 2014 8:37PM ET
The 2014 G8 summit in Sochi just got a lot more complicated. And empty.
Feb 27, 2014 11:16PM ET
Our legislative branch may have failed at keeping the government open last year, but most of the senators and representatives who promised to give their salaries during the government shutdown back did just that.
Feb 27, 2014 10:00PM ET
If you're wondering why the Drudge Siren™ is flashing, a federal ruled today that high school students' right to freedom of speech was not violated when they were sent home for wearing American flag T-shirts.
Feb 27, 2014 8:11PM ET
Bill Nye's debate with Creation Museum founder Ken Ham had some unintended consequences: Ham says fundraising around the debate will enable the museum to build its Noah's Ark theme park. Oops.
Feb 26, 2014 11:23PM ET
The hits just keep coming on New York Observer's hit piece about New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman.
Feb 26, 2014 9:40PM ET
A South Carolina sheriff's deputy who shot an elderly man for reaching for a cane appears to have acted appropriately, according to the sheriff's office.
Feb 26, 2014 8:52PM ET
Now that U.S. Airways and American Airlines have merged and formed the largest airline in the world, American has decided to drop its bereavement fare policy.
Feb 26, 2014 7:53PM ET
Arizona governor Jan Brewer said the bill does not address a specific religious freedom issue and would have hurt the state.
Feb 24, 2014 11:13PM ET
It took three years, but the man behind @GSElevator has been exposed. And guess what? He doesn't work for Goldman Sachs.
Feb 24, 2014 10:40PM ET
And yet Google+ lives on.
Feb 24, 2014 9:36PM ET
A California law that protected transgender students' rights will not be repealed after an attempt to overturn it failed.
Feb 24, 2014 12:28AM ET
The best event you probably didn't watch in the Sochi games was the biathlon. It had it all! Here's what you missed.
Feb 23, 2014 10:34PM ET
Alec Baldwin is finally -- FINALLY! -- getting the chance to tell his story, and no one is spared! Except for Alec Baldwin. He goes pretty easy on Alec Baldwin.
Feb 23, 2014 8:33PM ET
Here it is! The final biathlon event of the Sochi Olympics. It's also the last chance for America to get its first-ever biathlon medal, but let's be real here: that ain't happening.
Feb 23, 2014 7:46PM ET
Our great nation may not have succeeded in deporting Piers Morgan, but we have, through our collective disinterest, managed to take him off the airwaves.
Feb 21, 2014 12:18PM ET
It's the final women's biathlon event. Will the United States finally get a medal? Spoiler alert: no. Will the United States beat Canada? Maybe ...
Feb 20, 2014 11:58PM ET
Arizona just passed another bill designed to exclude certain people.
Feb 20, 2014 9:54PM ET
A man's love of Twix -- the chocolate-coated, cookie-filled candy bar -- got him fired when he attacked a misbehaving vending machine with a forklift.
Feb 20, 2014 8:58PM ET
Never let it be said that the past won't catch up with you. Yesterday, Germany arrested three men accused of being guards at Auschwitz. The youngest was 88.
Feb 19, 2014 11:40PM ET
Russia's Viktor Ahn, formerly South Korea's Ahn Hyun-Soo, isn't the only Olympian to compete for a country he wasn't born in.
Feb 19, 2014 9:57PM ET
One of the possible causes of the mass honeybee die-offs in recent years -- infectious diseases -- may also be killing wild bumblebees, a new study says.
Feb 19, 2014 8:46PM ET
The mixed relay made its Winter Olympic debut today, giving the Norwegians a good chance to make up for some previous medal disappointments.
Feb 18, 2014 10:19PM ET
The men's mass start might've been delayed two days, but it was definitely worth waiting for.
Feb 18, 2014 8:22PM ET
Sister Megan Rice may be an octogenarian and a nun, but that hasn't stopped her from multiple acts of civil disobedience. And now she's going to jail for three years for them.
Feb 18, 2014 7:16PM ET
Several protesters and policemen have died, and scores more have been injured, as clashes between anti-government demonstrators and security forces escalated on Tuesday into the bloodiest day in Ukraine's post-Soviet history.
Feb 18, 2014 1:55PM ET
On Tuesday evening in Kiev, police moved in on an anti-government protest camp in central Kiev.
Feb 17, 2014 11:20PM ET
The compounding pharmacy believed to supply Missouri with its execution drug has agreed not to do so.
Feb 17, 2014 9:38PM ET
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper has changed his tune somewhat. He now thinks all of this hubbub over the NSA secretly collecting our metadata could have been avoided if he'd just been more open about everything.