This week Donald Trump crossed the delegate threshold he needs to secure the Republican nomination. And the nation crossed the danger threshold of electing the most unstable, unready and extreme president in U.S. history. But not to worry, says Paul Manafort. Show More Summary
This week the nation watched as the #NeverTrump movement folded faster than one of the presumptive nominee's beachfront developments. As many tried to explain away Trump's reckless, racist extremism, a few put principle over party. The...Show More Summary
A roundup of news from across the Washington region.
Donald Trump didn’t hold a rifle triumphantly over his head today, but just about: Donald Trump on Friday told the National Rifle Association that Hillary Clinton would take away the right to bear arms, moments after the gun group endorsed the presumptive GOP nominee at its annual meeting here. Calling the endorsement a “fantastic […]
A wrap-up of weekend performances by Americans playing in foreign leagues. Of note: Several players competing in lesser leagues or with reserve squads are not listed. Americans with dual nationalities representing other national teams have also been omitted. Named to 40-man Copa America preliminary roster ENGLAND Premier League Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard: In his final […]
This week, the nation watched as the Republican Party continued its awkward attempt to pretend Donald Trump is something other than a dangerous buffoon. On Thursday, Trump met with Paul Ryan, with the two calling the talk a "positive...Show More Summary
The Paris climate accord, signed by 175 countries in April, was a high point of success for the United Nations. And the U.N. has also managed to focus governments around the world on sustainable development goals. Yet, on the security side of the equation, for which the U.N. Show More Summary
UFC 198 has just taken a HUGE hit, Nation. Following his "controversial" decision loss to Michael Bisping at Fight Night 84 in February, former middleweight champion Anderson Silva was booked in a quick turnaround match against Uriah Hall at UFC 198 this weekend. Show More Summary
This week the nation entered terra incognita, as Indiana GOP voters handed Donald Trump a big victory, giving us -- with Ted Cruz and John Kasich dropping out -- the most unqualified, unstable, and dangerous nominee in U.S. history. The events immediately provided a test for Republicans, some of whom rose to the occasion and refused to endorse Trump. Show More Summary
A roundup of news from around the region.
Starter Kris Medlen was pounded off the mound in the third inning. First baseman Eric Hosmer was tossed in the sixth.
This week the nation got a glimpse of the future, as the frontrunners tipped their hands about what lies in store for us. After big wins in several states, Donald Trump proclaimed, to a sideways glance from Mary Pat Christie, that "the...Show More Summary
Time again for the Mobile Nations Community Update! That's right, it's time to roundup some of the best stuff happening around Android Central, Connectedly, CrackBerry, iMore, and Windows Central. ...
We begin today’s roundup with Joan Walsh at The Nation who looks at the Cruz-Fiorina gambit: ?OK, let’s get some things straight: Senator Ted Cruz won’t have an actual “running mate,” because he won’t have a presidential candidacy much longer. Show More Summary
Reactions to 12th Grade NAEP Declines? Mostly Tempered - Curriculum Matters - Education Week https://t.co/Ear2PvwBl8 Study: No Child Left Behind Improved Teacher Attendance in Struggling Schools | The 74 http://ow.ly/4neKrA NationalShow More Summary
On Our Radar Bitch HQ Happy Monday! • Beyoncé’s “Lemonade” is here and the world will never be the same. [The New Yorker] • Ellen Malcolm on founding Emily's List, electing pro-choice Democratic women to state and national office, and the power of women. Show More Summary
The Reds finally broke through against the Cubs’ dominant pitching, beating Chicago, 13-5. The visiting Twins struck out 18 times in a 2-0 loss to the Nationals.
As the Republican National Committee rules stand, a candidate must have won a majority of delegates in eight contests, meaning John Kasich does...
Looks like everything is under control among Republicans who are bracing for a contested convention to stop Donald Trump: The Republican National Committee’s rules committee on Thursday chose to punt on changing rules for how a presidential nominee is chosen in a contested convention. In avoiding a high-profile battle to simplify the rules, the […]
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