What to Expect From the Brett Kavanaugh Hearing

As the Senate Judiciary Committee completed its confirmation hearings for Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick seemed to be headed for...

I Know Brett Kavanaugh. What is happening is so very wrong.

I am pro-choice, and pro-gun control. I support the #MeToo movement, in fact I am a #MeToo-er. I’m also a #NeverTrump-er. And most importantly...

Scientists Gave Octopuses Ecstasy, Here’s What Happened

Unless they’re mating, octopuses want nothing to do with each other. Put two in the same tank, and they will usually  stay far away...

OPINION: Brett Kavanaugh Deserves the Benefit of the Doubt

Let me start by acknowledging my bias. Brett Kavanaugh is one of the most decent people I have ever known. There is nothing in...

Live Cam: Hurricane Florence from 34 Miles Offshore

This live cam at Frying Pan Tower 34 miles off the North Carolina coast is capturing the brutality of Hurricane Florence as it approaches. https://youtu.be/deG4NxkouGM

Hurricane Florence Explained

Hurricane Florence just got a lot more scary. The latest model runs have the monster storm stalling off North Carolina before tracking to the...

INTERVIEW: Taylor Griffin on Hurricane Florence, the Anonymous Op-Ed, and Obama’s Return to the...

Roughly Explained Editor Taylor Griffin joined BBC Radio 5's Rhod Sharp and Democratic Strategist Chris Kofinis to discusses Hurricane Florence, the anonymous anti-Trump NY...

An Insider’s Guide to the Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing

People who have not worked on the Hill may have been confused by what happened at the Senate Judiciary Committee this past week. In...

What to Make of the Anonymous Anti-Trump NY Times Op-Ed

The New York Times has published an anonymous anti-Trump op-ed, by a senior Trump Administration official, and boy is it a doozy. It claims that...

The Midterm Elections: Where Things Stand

The week after Labor Day traditionally marks the start of the midterm election season. The 2018 midterms, like most midterm elections, will be a...