Catherine Thompson is a news writer for Talking Points Memo. Before joining TPM, she worked as a research assistant to investigative reporter Wayne Barrett and interned at The L Magazine. At New York University she served as the deputy managing editor of NYU's student newspaper, The Washington Square News. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Two medics with the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad are suing CNN and one of its award-winning international correspondents, Arwa Damon, over a July incident in which Damon allegedly bit them in a drunken rage.
The Arizona neuroscientist who was arrested last week for allegedly pointing an AR-15 rifle at two women in Sky Harbor International Airport said Monday that he accomplished his mission of making a "political" statement.
Everyone's noticed the stylish, thick-framed new eyeglasses Texas Gov. Rick Perry's (R) been sporting since last summer. They've also noted the glasses may represent an attempt to make the governor look smarter ahead of a potential 2016 presidential run.