Chicago police form a line to prevent protesters from entering an expressway on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, in Chicago. White Officer Jason Van Dyke, who shot Laquan McDonald 16 times last year, was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday, hours before the city released a video of the killing. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Why Are There So Many Police Shootings Compared to Other Countries?

BNR ContributorNovember 25, 2015
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Maine Gov. Paul LePage delivers his inauguration address after taking the oath of office for his second term at the Augusta Civic Center, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Augusta, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Maine to SNAP Recipients: No Soda For You

Shawn DruryNovember 24, 2015
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson speaks at a rally in Little Rock, Ark., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

Ben Carson Mistakenly Says Thomas Jefferson Crafted The Constitution

John Paul BrammerNovember 23, 2015
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A Vitter Pill For GOP: Dems Take Governor’s Mansion in Louisiana

Shawn DruryNovember 22, 2015
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Washington State Judge’s Ruling Could Change the Climate Game

Shawn DruryNovember 20, 2015
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Remember Bobby Kennedy On What Would Have Been His 90th Birthday

Shawn DruryNovember 20, 2015

Transgender Day of Remembrance: Remembering Those Lost to Violence

John Paul BrammerNovember 20, 2015
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A Warmer Embrace of Muslims Could Stop Homegrown Terrorism

BNR ContributorNovember 20, 2015
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Koch Brothers Spy Ring Justifies Paranoid Delusions

Shawn DruryNovember 19, 2015
In this Thursday, June 12, 2014 file photo, former state Sen. Steve Russell, Republican nominee for Oklahoma's 5th District U.S. House seat, speaks during a political forum in Edmond, Okla. Russell and Democrat Al McAffrey each stress their leadership skills as they campaign for the seat being vacated by Republican U.S. Rep. James Lankford, who is campaigning for the unexpired term of Republican U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, who is retiring. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

GOP Rep. Steps Up, Says Rejecting Refugees Makes Us ‘Like ISIS’

Shawn DruryNovember 19, 2015