Comey rips Obama for comments on Clinton case: He ‘jeopardized’ DOJ

Ousted FBI Director James Comey, in his forthcoming book and a tell-all interview promoting it, ripped former President Barack Obama for comments made during the bureau’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server, suggesting he “jeopardized” the Justice Department’s “credibility.”

UK faces outcry over treatment of former child immigrants

LONDON (AP) - A simmering dispute over Britain's treatment of people who came to the country as children decades ago has erupted just as the country prepares to host leaders from the 53-nation Commonwealth.

Britain had wanted to use this week's summit in London of the alliance of the U.K. ...

Lindsey Graham: Donald Trump needs to act more aggressively in Syria

Sen. Lindsey Graham said Monday that the U.S. reaction in Syria shows that there's more concern for the type of weapon used rather than the fact that people are dying.

"Unless something changes, we don't care if you kill people, we only care how you kill them, which is a ...

2 Decades of War Have Eroded the Morale of America’s Troops

Phil Klay, Atlantic
South of Fallujah’s Route Fran were hundreds of insurgents who’d spent months digging trench lines, emplacing roadside bombs, barricading streets, training with their weapons, reading the Koran, and watching videos of suicide bombers to inspire them for the fight to come. North of Route Fran were the roughly 1,000 men of 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, preparing themselves for the assault. Route Fran itself was a wide, four-lane highway. On November 9, 2004, the highway was wet—it’d rained the previous day—and the sky was gray and foreboding.

Don’t Revoke Obama School Discipline Letter

Coleman & Graves, USA Today
Both of us are black women in leadership positions: one a congresswoman, the other the president of a national non-profit organization. We are path breakers, and in our roles we successfully manage large staffs and fight for policies that will help others. We are smart, assertive and confident, and use those traits regularly to support others and guide decision-making. We speak up and expect others to listen. These are undisputed and highly prized qualities of a leader.

Ryan Zinke’s Great American Fire Sale

Carolyn Kormann, The New Yorker
Not long ago, the Bureau of Land Management, an agency within the U.S. Department of the Interior, began distributing “vision cards” to its employees. The front of each card features the B.L.M. logo (a river winding into green foothills); short descriptions of the Bureau’s “vision,” “mission,” and “values”; and an oil rig. On the flip side is a list of “guiding principles,” accompanied by an image of two cowboys riding across a golden plain. Amber Cargile, a B.L.M. spokeswoman, told me that the new cards are meant to reflect...