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Latest Stories from Left, Right, and Center
Last updated: Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:09 PM
Friday, September 12 2014 09:00 PM
Obama lays out a policy on ISIS, Scottish independence, the Senate takes on Citizens United, Ray Rice.
Friday, September 05 2014 08:00 PM
The West versus ISIS and Russia, Europe primes the pump, BP's high-octane negligence, the politics of Joan Rivers.
Friday, August 29 2014 07:00 PM
A stealth war in Ukraine, the threat of ISIS and what we should do, the Burger King betrayal and drones are coming.
Friday, August 22 2014 09:00 PM
Russia rolls into Ukraine, Obama golfs while ISIS kills, Ferguson cools, Perry chills and that ice bucket challenge.
Friday, August 15 2014 08:00 PM
Working toward a new mood in Missouri? Iraq, Hillary, Robin Williams and Lauren Bacall.
Friday, August 08 2014 09:00 PM
American?s strike at ISIS, New poll shows bad news for Obama, and Nixon?s resignation 40 years later.
Friday, August 01 2014 09:00 PM
The CIA vs. the Senate, the end of the Gaza ceasefire, and how the world sees U.S. leadership.
Friday, July 25 2014 08:00 PM
A heated debate over Gaza, the latest on the Ukraine, Obamacare and Paul Ryan.
Friday, July 18 2014 06:00 PM
Investigating Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, Israel moves into Gaza, Iran nuclear negotiations.
Saturday, July 12 2014 05:00 PM
We discuss the mess in Israel, along the border, between Germany and the US. and the Afghanistan election.
Friday, July 04 2014 12:00 AM
Obama?s good economic news, the Hobby Lobby fallout, anger in Israel, and Facebook?s social experiments.
Friday, June 27 2014 10:00 PM
The Supreme Court's big decisions on cell phones, recess appointments and abortion buffer zones. Supporting Syrian rebels and the Ukraine.
Friday, June 20 2014 11:00 PM
Starting from scratch in Iraq, Republican leadership and Scott Walker.
Friday, June 13 2014 09:00 PM
A political earthquake in DC. What should we do about Iraq?
Friday, June 06 2014 08:13 PM
The Bergdahl exchange raises questions about the Taliban, looking at the real state of the US economy, and Maureen Dowd gets really high in Colorado.
Friday, May 30 2014 10:54 PM
Deadly attacks spark discussion about mental health, sexism and gun control. President Obama plans to pull out of Afghanistan and Edward Snowden speaks out.
Friday, May 23 2014 08:47 PM
How much does the VA hospital scandal hurt Obama? Is China's cyber war the new frontier? China and Russia's gas deal.
Friday, May 16 2014 08:13 PM
Was Jill Abramson fired for being pushy? Karl Rove goes after Hillary's health. Is there a scandal brewing at the VA?
Friday, May 09 2014 10:47 PM
Conspiracy week in Washington, mixed Moscow messages, Benghazi, Boko Haram and Monica Lewinsky.
Friday, May 02 2014 07:49 PM
Mixed messages on the economy, growing tensions in the Ukraine, and a renewed debate over the morality of the death penalty.
Friday, April 25 2014 07:55 PM
Thomas Piketty's book on economics and rising inequality, a rough week in foreign affairs and Cliven Bundy offers some unsolicited advice.
Friday, April 18 2014 09:20 PM
Tensions in Ukraine cool off, GOP poll numbers heat up, and just what is the purpose of college sports.
Friday, April 11 2014 09:37 PM
Should the Ukrainian city of Donetsk join Russia? HHS Secretary Sebelius steps down.
Friday, April 04 2014 08:46 PM
Seven million sign up for healthcare; the Supreme Court lifts campaign finance restrictions.
Friday, March 28 2014 09:10 PM
Who was naive about Crimea, SCOTUS considers religious freedom and can we trust the NSA?