Coalition forces have killed more than 10,000 ISIS fighters in nine months, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken boasted. It's usually not a good sign when politicians start referring to moldering bodies as accomplishments in themselves.
- Lincoln Chafee wants the Democratic presidential nomination. Can you feel the excitement?
- After presiding over the theft of the personal information of 100,000 taxpayers, the Internal Revenue Service says it'll try to button things up a bit more tightly.
- Sen. Rand Paul's civil libertarian and non-interventionist stances are pulling in supporters of his father who were previously skeptical of the senator's presidential campaign.
- Democratic National Committee finance chairman Henry R. Muñoz III has been raising money for Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. Which violates party rules requiring him to be neutral. Whoops.
- Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a law extending school choice to all students in the state through education savings accounts. Teachers union meltdown in 3… 2… 1… (He also signed a law ending Clark County's handgun registration and expanding self-defense rights.)
- New York City Police Officer Ymmacula Pierre faces criminal charges after buying a $3,200 ring with a stolen credit card. Hey, it cuts out the middle man.
- Give us money or we'll kill your dogs. Seriously, that's what Colorado Springs officials told Caitlin McAdams.
Fairfax County, Virginia, allows home businesses but prohibits them from keeping inventory on site.
The democratic socialist congresswoman has lamented that the public-school system hinges on zip codes.
In one month, two sheriff's deputies in Florida have been arrested for fabricating drug evidence during traffic stops.
One of the officers was fired after arresting two six-year-olds in one day.