National Journal Online

Scientists Go Beyond Science to Explain Their Climate Terror

Australian project eschews climate science for feelings.

Posted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 5:00am

What My Dad, a Detroit Riot Cop, Might Think About Ferguson

There were few things he hated worse than politics and bad police work.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 5:46pm

The Date of the 2016 Iowa Caucus Is Set. For Now.

Democrats have chosen Feb. 1 for the first-in-the-nation contest, and are hoping that—unlike in recent cycles—other states won't try to leapfrog earlier.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 4:27pm

House Hires Lawyer for Obama Lawsuit

The Republicans announce their representation, but the venue for their suit remains unclear.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 3:51pm

New York Times Says Michael Brown Was 'No Angel.' Twitter: No One Is.

Using #ideservedit, users tweeted the character flaws that might be used against them if they were killed by police.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 2:20pm

Why Is Florida Ending Remedial Education for College Students?

Starting this fall, academically underprepared students at Florida's public universities no longer have to take classes designed to help them catch up.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 2:02pm

200 Years Ago Today Washington Was On Fire

An interactive look at the burning of the nation's capital in 1814.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 1:44pm

Obama Called Nine Foreign Leaders While on Vacation

He also played the same number of rounds of golf.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 12:10pm

Obama, Iraq, and the Coming War-Powers Fight With Congress

As the United States military's intervention in Iraq intensifies, so does the debate about President Obama's muscular use of war powers.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 10:29am

All Clear at Fort Lee Army Base After Report of Shooter

The military post had reported an active shooting situation via social media Monday morning.

Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 9:58am