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Pamela Chomba, a 28-year-old New Jersey resident who’s been in the United States for 17 years, held her breath when President Donald Trump announced the end to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in early September. Since...

The most surprising thing about the Museum of the Bible, the newest addition to the string of museums dotting downtown Washington, D.C., isn’t that it’s particularly controversial. It’s that it tries so hard not to be. That’s not to s...

Unless you’ve been under a rock for the last year, you’ve probably heard that our nation is currently undergoing a monumental crisis. No, not the White House one — I’m talking about the fact that after years of being a seeming...

The Virginia Tech teaching instructor accused of being an avowed white supremacist has apologized for his beliefs, but maintains that they have also been oversimplified and distorted. Mark Daniel Neuhoff, who previously taught English composition, wa...

Bill O’Neill, an Ohio Supreme Court justice who’s the only Democrat in the state currently holding statewide office, responded to the sexual misconduct allegations against Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) on Friday with an ill-conceived Facebook p...

An internal police department trial declared Lieutenant Brian Rice not guilty of various administrative charges in the death of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old who died after Baltimore officers allegedly subjected him to a punitive “rough ride...

Just a few hours after broadcaster Leeann Tweeden accused Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) on Thursday of kissing and groping her without her consent on a 2006 USO tour, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) signaled to his colleagues how the matter...