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  • Fox Host Rails Against GOPers Calling Ebola Czar A Political 'Hack'

    21 October 2014, 7:35 pm by: Caitlin MacNeal

    Fox Host Neil Cavuto on Tuesday tore into Republicans who have criticized Ron Klain, the man President Obama appointed to lead U.S. efforts to address the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.…
  • The Palin Brawl Police Tapes - Annotated Edition

    21 October 2014, 7:18 pm by: Ahiza Garcia

    Amid the crackle and chaos of audio released by the Anchorage Police Department on Tuesday, an unmistakable voice could be heard.…
  • Wisconsin Releases Thousands Of Emails From Scott Walker Probe

    21 October 2014, 7:10 pm by: SCOTT BAUER

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Thousands of emails prosecutors collected during the first secret investigation into Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's former aides and associates when he was a county executive were released Tuesday, prompting allegations from Walker and other…
  • Monetize It!

    21 October 2014, 7:08 pm by: Josh Marshall

    Gun maker branches out into Ebola freakout gear.
  • Firearms Company Unveils Pandemic Survival Kits

    21 October 2014, 6:46 pm by: Caitlin MacNeal

    The Brownells firearms company has started selling pandemic kits to help Americans deal with any germophobia sparked by the Ebola cases that surfaced in the U.S., according to the Des Moines Register.…
  • Gut Check on the Senate

    21 October 2014, 6:44 pm by: Josh Marshall

    As we arrive at two weeks before election day, we're discussing our hunches and prognostications about Senate control in this thread in The Hive (sub req).
  • GOP Clerk Yanks College Paper Off Rack Near Polling Place Over Udall Front Page

    21 October 2014, 6:09 pm by: Dylan Scott

    Larimar County Clerk Angela Myers (R) ordered that copies of the Tuesday edition of the Rocky Mountain Collegian, the student newspaper for Colorado State University, be removed from newsstands at the school's student center…
  • Watch Steve King List Conspiracy Theories As Trump Nods Along

    21 October 2014, 6:07 pm by: Caitlin MacNeal

    Rep. Steve King (R-IA) on Saturday lamented that the U.S. has become a "third world country" under President Obama.…
  • FBI: Denver Girls May Have Tried To Join ISIL

    21 October 2014, 5:29 pm by: SADIE GURMAN

    DENVER (AP) — The FBI said Tuesday that it's investigating the possibility that three girls from the Denver area tried to travel to Syria to join Islamic State extremists.…
  • Blunt On Senate Majority: 'If Anybody Can Mess This Up' It's Republicans (VIDEO)

    21 October 2014, 4:58 pm by: Caitlin MacNeal

    Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) on Tuesday said there is still a chance that Republicans will fail to take the Senate even though they are favored to win the majority in the 2014 elections.…
  • Georgia Dems Invoke Ferguson In Early Voting Flyer (PHOTOS)

    21 October 2014, 4:39 pm by: Daniel Strauss

    A flyer from the Georgia Democratic Party invokes the events Ferguson, Missouri in response to the shooting of Michael Brown to encourage people to vote. Read More →
  • ATF Arrests 'Commanding Officer' Of TX Citizen Militia On Weapons Charges

    21 October 2014, 4:36 pm by: Brendan James

    Authorities arrested a Texas man belonging to a citizen militia on weapons charges Monday morning. Read More →
  • PPP Poll: Small Lead for Hickenlooper in Ever-Changing Gov. Race

    21 October 2014, 4:34 pm by: Quemars Ahmed

    Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) was holding a small lead over his Republican challenger in a poll released on Tuesday by Public Policy Polling. Read More →
  • Palin Brawl Crime Scene Photos

    21 October 2014, 4:19 pm by: Josh Marshall

    Who are these people? Help us crowdsource the Palin Clan Brawl crime scene photos.
  • Who Are These People? Help Crowdsource The Palin Clan Brawl Crime Scene Photos

    21 October 2014, 4:13 pm by: Ahiza Garcia

    The Anchorage Police Department finally released photos on Tuesday from the bloody, drunken brawl involving members of the Sarah Palin clan.…
  • GOPer Warned Of 'Mussolini-Hitler-Stalin Type Regime' Taking Over USA

    21 October 2014, 3:31 pm by: Daniel Strauss

    Zach Dasher, the Republican running against Rep. Vance McAllister (R-LA), in Louisiana's 5th Congressional District floated the idea of America being in danger of becoming a Mussolini-Hitler-Stalin-type regime. Read More →
  • Former Dewhurst Campaign Manager Pleads Guilty To Embezzling

    21 October 2014, 3:29 pm by: Caitlin MacNeal

    The former campaign manager for Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst's (pictured) 2012 Senate campaign on Tuesday pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $1.8 million from campaign funds, according to the Houston Chronicle.…
  • Ebola-Stricken Freelancer Defends NBC Medical Reporter Who Broke Quarantine

    21 October 2014, 3:22 pm by: Tom Kludt

    The freelance photojournalist who contracted Ebola while working for NBC News in Liberia has posted extensively to Twitter in the last few days to discuss his battle with the deadly virus. Read More →
  • More on the Criminalization of School

    21 October 2014, 2:37 pm by: Josh Marshall

    TPM Reader MA has another thread of the criminalization of high school story. I would say that I still think the mid-late 20th century crime boom is a big, big part of this story, one which is obviously heavily bound up with race but is an independent…
  • The Wackiest House Races Of 2014

    21 October 2014, 2:30 pm by: Sahil Kapur

    Republicans are in shape to easily keep the House of Representatives this fall and probably pick up a few seats, thanks to advantages enjoyed by incumbency, redistricting and off-year turnout.…

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