Slate’s Dave Weigel on last night’s Senate meeting to avoid the “nuclear option.”
Rep. Michele Bachmann fires a staffer after his arrest for allegedly stealing cash from co-workers desks.
Meet a Republican woman who claims she was disenfranchised by Pennsylvania’s voter ID law.
The NY Times looks at VA gubernatorial candidate Ken Cuccinelli’s ties to Star Scientific.
A Georgia judge grants a temporary stay of execution amid questions about how the state gets its lethal-injection drugs.
13 arrested after a peaceful protest against the Zimmerman verdict gets out of hand in Los Angeles.
NASA discovers a new moon in our own solar system.