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Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson runs against Wake Forest during the second half of a Nov. 19, 2016, game in Winston-Salem, N.C. (Chuck Burton/AP)
The 2017 NFL draft begins tonight, and teams have been working hard to accurately estimate the value of draft prospects. The consequences can be especially dramatic [...]
Editor's note: On April 26, President Trump spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto, confirming his intent to renegotiate NAFTA. This post, first published in February 2017, details this trade agreement and how it affects U.S. trade with these two [...]
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the Saadabad Palace in Tehran on Feb. 11. (Ebrahim Noroozi/Associated Press)
Iran's official month-long presidential campaign period kicked off last week in the run-up to the May 19 election. While former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's candidacy garnered international headlines, the real major development came when Ebrahim [...]
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Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah). (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Politicians, pundits, and scholars alike routinely call Congress the “broken branch.” Most often, they note its abysmally low level of legislative productivity recently, a trend that even the return of unified Republican control of government has failed to reverse.
But Congress's [...]
On Monday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced the United States had found preliminary evidence that Canada was subsidizing exports of softwood lumber. As a result, the United States would begin imposing new 20 percent tariffs on [...]
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The NHL will expand to Las Vegas pending a $500 million fee for the new franchise, the Associated Press reported Tuesday. In 2015, Nate Silver explained why Las Vegas doesn't make much sense for the NHL. This post was originally published on April 22, 2015. The original text is [...]
After watching the New Hampshire primary vote trickle in Tuesday night, our elections podcast team gathered to talk about the results. How will Bernie Sanders's and Donald Trump's victories affect the Democratic and Republican races? And what can the GOP “establishment” candidates do now?Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | [...]
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When Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party swept into power last month, it faced a number of pressing issues: a slowing economy, a [...]
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Geoff Britten became the first American Ninja Warrior in the six-year existence of the NBC show of the same name, completing the required feats of strength with just 0.35 seconds to spare, putting him in [...]
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So far into this season of television, none of the four major networks have cancelled a television show. In recent years, the ratings for several poorly performing new programs would have been enough to get [...]