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Play of the Day: How Hillary Accidentally Announced Her Bid For President

August 20 Why else would the former Secretary of State visit Iowa?

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer announces his veto earlier this month.

San Diego Minimum-Wage Hike Battle Might Continue for 2 More Years

August 19 The City Council outmaneuvered the mayor but the fight for higher pay might not be over.

Play of the Day: Why Are Chris Christie And Hillary Clinton Celebrating?

August 19 The Tonight Show looks at 2016 contenders.

Video: Is Social Security the Greatest Government Policy of All Time?

August 15 The program is often misunderstood.

Life With Legal Weed in Boulder, Colorado

August 13 A conversation with middle-aged moms, homeless men, and college kids about post-prohibition marijuana.

 President Barack Obama, and senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer

Top Obama Aide Concerned by Impeachment Threats

July 25 A recent poll found that 57 percent of Republicans want to impeach the President.

The Remote Government Warehouse Where Confiscated Wildlife Ends Up

July 22 The National Wildlife Property Repository stories more than a million products of the illegal wildlife trade.

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, immigration rights activist and self-declared undocumented immigrant Jose Antonio Vargas.

Pulitzer-Prize Winning Immigration Activist Detained By Texas Border Patrol

July 15 Former journalist Jose Antonio Vargas has been detained at McAllen-Miller International Airport.

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.

Rand Paul Throws Obama a Lifeline on Iraq, Spars With Dick Cheney

June 23 Paul linked the consequences of the U.S. invasion of Iraq to an Iranian "hegemony" in the Middle East.

A protester holds a "Don't Tread on Me" flag during a protest outside the statehouse on the first day of the South Carolina Legislature.

How to Manage Expectations for Your Rally to Overthrow the American Government

May 15 Operation American Spring is a militia-heavy protest explicitly aiming to force Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell, John Boehner, Nancy Pelosi, and Eric Holder from office.

Edward Snowden, displayed on television screens, asks a question to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a nationally televised question-and-answer session, in Moscow.

Edward Snowden Makes Surprise Guest Appearance at Putin Q&A

April 17 Snowden appeared via webcam to ask Putin to share his stance on mass surveillance of civilians.

The Confidence Gap

April 16 Evidence shows that women are less self-assured than men—and that to succeed, confidence matters as much as competence. Here's why, and what to do about it.

The building of the Ministry of the Environment in Stockholm, Sweden.

Sweden: The New Laboratory for a Six-Hour Work Day

April 10 Officials hope less time at the office will make workers healthier and more productive.

Play of the Day: Obama's Equal Pay Hypocrisy

April 10 Watch Stephen Colbert explain how White House women are getting the short end of the pay stub

Kevin Spacey as Francis Underwood, left, and Robin Wright as Clair Underwood in a scene from "House of Cards."

China’s Ambassador to the US Thinks “House of Cards” Is a Reality Show

March 13 The Netflix series depicts the American political system as corrupt and cynical, but it doesn't do China any favors either.

The Complete Guide to Listening to Music at Work

March 10 It has never been easier to tune in to your own customized soundtrack. Here's what you need to know.

The 3 Keys to Productivity

March 5 You’ll never have a sink full of dirty dishes if you follow Toyota’s productivity secrets.

Former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner

Ex-IRS Official Silent as Congressional Hearing Turns Into Shouting Match

March 5 Lois Lerner again takes the Fifth as House panel leaders feud.

Why It’s Critical to Have an Organizing Principle

February 25 A focused sense of purpose gives you the power to make a difference.

Uncle Sam Is Helping Illegal Pot Producers Destroy California's Water Supply

February 13 The paradoxical status of marijuana in the U.S. means growers enjoy unregulated use of water, and the resulting easy profits have helped attract operations that are increasingly industrial in scale.