Despite Jeff Sessions' tough-on-crime stance, congress seems ready to address our nation's overcrowded prison system
We already have planet-cooling technology – the problem is, it's killing us
A new report suggests the feds could earn $5 billion in the next decade if weed stays federally banned – so where's the incentive for legalization?
Unfortunate smells? Check. Congressmen eager to touch the president's hand? Check. Plenty of alcohol? Double Check.
Ex-Trump campaign adviser under investigation for Russia ties talks about the decision to make the document public
Congressman and grandson of Robert F. Kennedy will deliver the Democrats' rebuttal from Fall River, Massachusetts
The Heroin Task Force – a bipartisan group of representatives – is trying to pass a package of laws to help communities across the country
Gov. Scott signed the bill today, making it the first state to legalize through a legislative process – but a legal weed market is still in the works
The attorney general has managed to finally bring Democrats and Republicans together on one issue: weed
David Snyder, director of the First Amendment Coalition, on why the president can't nix unflattering accounts – and why his attempt so disturbing
As factual reporting, it's dubious, but as insight into the thinking of high-level right-wing intellectuals like Steve Bannon, it's subtle – and maybe valuable
Winfrey's inspiring Golden Globes speech has many wondering if she'll run in 2020 – a notion that shouldn't be rejected out of hand
Though mass shootings remain a way of life in the U.S., the federal government appears reluctant to act
The blistering new insider account of the White House offers hope that Trump's is just a worse version of a species of presidency we've survived before
Trump's secretary of the interior just unveiled the largest single expansion of offshore drilling activity ever proposed