With the FBI Investigation Complete, Kavanaugh Confirmation Fight Nears End

The FBI‘s extended background check into sexual assault allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court is complete and the wheels...

Trump’s NAFTA Deal Explained

President Donald Trump has long derided the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) as a terrible deal. Campaigning for President he vowed to scrap,...
Judge Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee (9/29/18)

A Wild Week in the Kavanaugh Confirmation Saga

A chaotic, emotionally-charged week in the bitter partisan fight over Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court took another dramatic on Friday. Jeff Flake,...

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...