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The Government Shutdown Fight Explained

A week into the partial government shutdown, Roughly Explained Editor Taylor Griffin explains what you need to know. READ MORE

PODCAST: Danielle Pletka on Trump’s Syria Withdrawal and Mattis’ Resignation

Roughly Explained Editor Taylor Griffin talks with Foreign policy expert Danielle Pletka about the implications of President Trump's surprise decision to pull U.S. troops out of...

READ: Mueller Court Documents Detailing FBI’s Interview of Michael Flynn

Special Counsel Robert Mueller released several documents Friday disputing the suggestion made by Michael Flynn's attorney's in their sentencing memo that Mr. Flynn was duped into lying in an interview with FBI agents. Among them, Mueller's reply to the defendant's sentencing memo; the FBI's 302 report from the Flynn FBI interview; and, FBI Director Andrew McCabe's notes on the interview.

Axis of Reason Podcast — “Nevermore Never Trump”

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley is calling it quits and everyone wants to know who could replace her, why is Russia choosing to remain silent in the midterms, and the Kavanaugh fiasco has splintered the Never Trump movement by separating the principled conservatives and metropolitan Republicans. Is the Never Trump movement DOA?

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.

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