Today's Five Best Columns
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3 Hrs Ago
Will the United States join the brotherhood of nations that finally bid their pennies adieu?
5 Hrs Ago
All of the chaos within the NFL caused an 84 percent increase in calls to the National Domestic Violence Hotline, and now, the NFL is taking it upon themselves to fund the understaffed resource.
6 Hrs Ago
Gideon Rachman on Cameron vs. Scotland, Fareed Zakaria on Narendra Modi, Paul Krugman on the economics of climate change, Rami G. Khouri on Hamas, and Afua Hirsch on the causes of Islamic extremism.
Sep 19, 2014 7:43AM ET
Nine months after the Bridgeghazi scandal, a federal probe has not yet found a link between New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and the infamous closing of the George Washington Bridge. That doesn't mean Christie's problems are over.
Sep 18, 2014 2:59PM ET
Wayne Allen Huntsman is accused of intentionally setting the King Fire, a fast moving, 111-square-mile blaze east of Sacramento.
Sep 18, 2014 1:52PM ET
New details emerged from a police report about the fourth NFL player cited for domestic violence in the last week.
Sep 18, 2014 10:49AM ET
The Guardian on Scotland, Michael Eric Dyson on Adrian Peterson, The Wall Street Journal on Obama, The Washington Post on Afghanistan, and Buffett, Blankfein, Bloomberg and Porter on Detroit.
Sep 17, 2014 5:33PM ET
The NFL is having a no good, very bad week and it's about to get worse.
Sep 17, 2014 1:50PM ET
According to Philadelphia police, several Twitter users helped track down a dozen suspects who allegedly attacked two gay men in the street on the night of Sept. 11.
Sep 17, 2014 1:44PM ET
Krishna Guha on ISIS and the Arab state, Frank Bruni on Obama, Dana Milbank on GOP war hawks, Jason Zengerle on Rand Paul, and Mark Whitaker on Bill Cosby.
Sep 17, 2014 12:15PM ET
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has since said he doesn't "rule out" Rice's return to the NFL.
Sep 17, 2014 10:13AM ET
A federal grand jury has charged Mufid A. Elfgeeh, a Yemeni-born American citizen, for seeking to deliver money and support to ISIS as well as kill American soldiers returning from abroad.
Sep 17, 2014 6:59AM ET
In another reversal, the team placed the star running back on the "exempt" list, which bars Peterson from all team activities.
Sep 16, 2014 7:29PM ET
While the NFL sure has upset a lot of different people, they still benefitted from crazy viewership. It seems the angrier people get, the more they tune in.
Sep 16, 2014 6:41PM ET
The parents of a victim in the Aurora, Colorado, shooting have filed a lawsuit against online bullet and armor distributors for selling items to James Holmes.
Sep 16, 2014 4:25PM ET
The FBI's Next Generation Identification, which was launched in 2011, is now fully operational the FBI said Monday.
Sep 16, 2014 2:16PM ET
For the first time in over 20 years, lawmakers listened to why the District of Columbia should become America's 51st state. Well, two senators did.
Sep 16, 2014 10:53AM ET
Janan Ganesh on the Scottish referendum, Eugene Robinson on Hillary's vision, Sen. Tim Kaine on war powers, Richard Florida on Tesla's new deal, and Zephyr Teachout and Tim Wu on Democratic primaries.
Sep 15, 2014 7:20PM ET
Peterson was indicted on child injury charges for beating his four-year-old son with a switch last week.
Sep 15, 2014 5:07PM ET
The New York City department store's Herald Square location inaugurated its 9th floor Christmas display with a bevy of fake trees, themed Santa Clauses and overpriced nutcrackers.
Sep 15, 2014 3:10PM ET
Two wildfires hit central and southern California over the weekend, scorching hundreds of acres and forcing hundreds to flee.
Sep 15, 2014 11:58AM ET
He will play in Sunday's game, following a charge for child abuse.
Sep 15, 2014 11:48AM ET
Jack Goldstone on a U.S. partnership with Iran, Jerry A. Coyne on ISIS, Jeffrey Goldberg on John McCain, Charles M. Blow on domestic abuse, and The Financial Times on Scottish independence.
Sep 15, 2014 9:48AM ET
The appeal would be sent by the NFL Players Association, but Rice would also use his own attorney in the matter.
Sep 15, 2014 8:52AM ET
The annual initiative to turn the NFL pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month will seem tone deaf at best in the wake of the league's domestic violence scourge.
Sep 14, 2014 2:10PM ET
The NYPD is still figuring out what to do with social media, but these classes should help.
Sep 13, 2014 2:00PM ET
Carolina Panther's Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy will play this Sunday against the Detroit Lions, while awaiting appeal on a domestic abuse case.
Sep 13, 2014 11:49AM ET
Intelligence officials in the U.S. say there's a more pressing national security concern than ISIL.
Sep 13, 2014 8:28AM ET
There are very few leads in a late night attack on Pennsylvania State Police barracks Friday night.
Sep 12, 2014 6:09PM ET
Minnesota Vikings' superstar running back Adrian Peterson allegedly disciplined his child with a "switch."