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Conor Lamb declares victory deep in Trump coal country
Lamb's apparent victory is another in a what may be a brewing blue movement.
Abolishing ICE should be a litmus test for Democratic candidates in 2020
Kamala Harris defended the anti-immigrant agency—and our next leader should defund it.
‘Tillersoned’ is Twitter’s new favorite dating term
'I once #Tillersoned an ex by changing my Facebook status to "single."'
Conservative gays are selling the LGBTQ community short
Gay right-wingers use sexuality as a weapon—often at the expense of trans people.
Chelsea Manning issues grim warnings about cybersecurity
The whistleblower is still trying to save the world.
Games for Change responds brilliantly to White House’s obsession with violent games
What about all the beauty you can find in video games?
Drone deliveries could start in the U.S. this summer
Will we finally get burritos delivered by drone?
Trump’s pick to lead the CIA has a pro-torture past
Her role in black sites may come up at her confirmation hearing.
ICE spokesperson quits over ‘false public statements’ from Trump administration
'I quit because I didn’t want to perpetuate misleading facts.'
Sean Spicer horribly botches Rex Tillerson farewell tweet
'Rex is living on a farm upstate now. He'll be happy, running around with all the other dogs.'
Trump ousts Tillerson, will promote CIA head Pompeo
Tillerson is the latest high ranking official to leave the Trump administration.
GOP congressman says House Intel Committee has ‘lost all credibility’
'I think that certainly he was helped by the Russian propaganda, but I think Russia was just generally trying to hurt everybody,' Rooney said.
Why a Democrat win in Pennsylvania coal country won’t mean what you think
If a Democrat takes the seat, it might not matter