The Selling of Judge Brett Kavanaugh

The Selling of Judge Brett Kavanaugh

The 10 days since President Donald Trump nominated Brett Kavanaugh to join the Supreme Court have seen a coordinated campaign to cast the judge as distinguished, impartial and moderate. That has included glowing op-eds from left and right in The New York Times and The Washington Post, and quotes from his former clerks about his…
Meryl Streep and Cher’s kiss is one of the few good things to happen in forever

Meryl Streep and Cher’s kiss is one of the few good things to happen...

Get a room!Image: Getty Images for Universal PicturesBy Heather Dockray2018-07-21 16:00:00 UTC It was the kiss heard round the world — or on gay tumblr. Listen, the news cycle is bleak and things have been dark for the the LGBTQ community for a long, long time. So forgive the community if we got a little…
Tour de France 2018: Omar Fraile claims victory on stage 14 of Tour

Tour de France 2018: Omar Fraile claims victory on stage 14 of Tour

Omar Fraile won his first Tour de France stage with a superb late attack to overhaul Jasper StuyvenSpaniard Omar Fraile won stage 14 of the Tour de France in a dramatic finish as Team Sky's Geraint Thomas retained the leader's yellow jersey. Jasper Stuyven attacked alone with 35km to go but was caught and passed…
Here are the 17 victims of the Branson duck boat tragedy

Here are the 17 victims of the Branson duck boat tragedy

CLOSE At least 17 are dead after a severe storm flooded a tourist boat on a southwestern Missouri lake. Warning: Video contains emotionally or visually disturbing content. USA TODAY The area where the duck boat sank on Table Rock Lake is roughly 40 yards to the right of the paddlewheels seen Friday, July 20, 2018.…
20 things you need to survive life in a college dorm

20 things you need to survive life in a college dorm

Whether you're a wide-eyed freshman or an experienced senior, moving into a residence hall is stressful. No matter how many times our parents reminded us to pack more than one towel, we still always managed to forget. Since no one wants to admit to mom or dad that they were right all along (because you're…
The Open 2018: Justin Rose shoots 64 at Carnoustie

The Open 2018: Justin Rose shoots 64 at Carnoustie

Rose caps off incredible round of 64 with two birdiesEngland's Justin Rose shot a career-best round of 64 at a major to move up the third-round leaderboard at The Open in favourable conditions at Carnoustie. Rose, 37, sneaked past the cut but sunk seven birdies on Saturday to go within two shots of the leaders…