National Journal Online

Two Americans Have Beaten Ebola, but We Don’t Know How

The two infected aid workers have been released from the hospital.

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:42am

CDC Counts 68 Ebola Scares in United States

The virus has claimed more than 1,200 lives in the West African nations of Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Nigeria.

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 10:39am

Behind a Centuries-Old International Feud Over Marbles

Museums around the world are filled with other countries' ancient treasures. But for the last 200 years, Greece has fought to reclaim its own.

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 10:00am

There Were Just Six Arrests In Ferguson Last Night

Police captain: "Tonight was a very good night."

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 8:31am

The Fire This Time

The black-white divide is in sharp focus again, 22 years after the Rodney King riots in Los Angeles.

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:00am

Policy Statements Complicate Joni Ernst's Personality-Driven Iowa Senate Run

The Iowa Republican has the biography of a political star. But Democrats are trying to turn the conversation toward "out-there" statements.

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 5:00am

Mitch McConnell Treats Executive to Breakfast in Capitol; Big Donation Follows

The CEO of Delta Air Lines joined the minority leader in the Senate Dining Room in late July, and $10,000 for his reelection campaign soon arrived.

Posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:58pm

Election Uncertainty Complicates Budget Decisions

With Republicans thinking they have a good shot at winning the Senate, some want all 2015 spending issues to be pushed into the next Congress.

Posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 6:38pm

Monkeys Can't Get a Copyright

The U.S. Copyright Office includes monkeys on a list of things that do not qualify for copyright protection.

Posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 4:15pm

Why Washington Should Declare War on ISIS

The terrorist group has a bigger sanctuary, far more money, and is more indiscriminately murderous than al-Qaida was on Sept. 10, 2001.

Posted: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 2:52pm