National Journal Online

Edward Snowden Is Worried People Will Forget About Edward Snowden

The standard-bearer for spy-agency reform fears NSA fatigue is leading to a culture of complacency.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 3:01pm

Obama Considering Boots on the Ground in Iraq

But the troops would not engage in combat, the White House says.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 2:53pm

Why Did Russia's Food Ban Spare Peanuts?

U.S. peanut-industry groups aren't sure, but they're also not complaining.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 2:42pm

Watch a Senator Jump Into Frigid Alaskan Waters for a Good Cause

Lisa Murkowski just took the ice-bucket challenge to a new level.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 1:49pm

How Genes Could Predict Who Will Get PTSD

The development could speed up the quest for a therapy to pretreat the condition with a pill.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 1:41pm

What's in the Boxes of Aid Being Dropped Into Iraq?

The ready-to-eat meals range from Indian dinners to ratatouille.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 11:33am

From Dickens to Amazon: A Brief History of Literary Feuds

Amazon's feud with Hachette rages on, but it isn't the first—and won't be the last—fight over the value of books.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 11:01am

Meet the NRA's New Favorite Democrat

Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke, who just won reelection, is a “rising star” among gun-rights activists.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 10:10am

Snowden: The NSA Caused a Massive Internet Blackout in Syria

In a new interview, the fugitive leaker claims the spy agency accidentally took down Syria's Internet during its prolonged civil war.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 9:51am

Groveling, Backpeddling, and 'Hugging It Out:' The Fear of Being Authentic

Long a role model for young Americans, especially women, Hillary Clinton rewards bad-boy behavior.

Posted: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 9:21am