Note from "Team of Rivals" author Doris Kearns Goodwin
Pulitzer Prize-winning author shares a message with readers
The White House has been talking to a trio of lawmakers who all support tougher background checks
"You just sit and walk and look at the world and the city from the windows of your house," one woman said of what life was like under Taliban rule
"We're not all as lucky as Bill Maher. We don't all have a sense of superiority that burns 35,000 calories a day"
The protest was organized by Close The Camps NYC as a response to Microsoft doing business with ICE
The attack likely will heighten tensions further across the Persian Gulf amid an escalating crisis between the U.S. and Iran over its unraveling nuclear deal with world powers
The storm will likely take a sharp turn northeast away from coastal Florida
The Human Rights Campaign said Bee Love Slater is the 18th transgender woman to be killed this year
"I suddenly realized that this would be American history firing on all cylinders"
Local authorities said some towns and cities reported their heaviest rainfall on record