2017 Was One of the Hottest Years on Record. And That Was Without El Niño. – The New York Times

Pentagon Suggests Countering Devastating Cyberattacks With Nuclear Arms – The New York Times

After tweeted Trump threat, US cuts funding for Palestinians – CNNPolitics

Let’s wrench power back from the billionaires | Bernie Sanders | Opinion | The Guardian

In planned speech, Sen. Jeff Flake compares Trump’s media attacks to comments by Stalin – The Washington Post

Everyone In Hawaii Just Got A Push Alert About An Incoming Ballistic Missile. It Was A False Alarm. – Mother Jones

Iran’s Leader Calls Trump ‘Psychotic’ and Warns of Revenge – The New York Times

Initial talks underway about Trump interview in Mueller Russia probe – NBC News

How U.S. Intelligence Agencies Underestimated North Korea – The New York Times

‘A Very Stable Genius’: Trump Responds To Renewed Criticism Of His Mental State

Obstruction Inquiry Shows Trump’s Struggle to Keep Grip on Russia Investigation – The New York Times

Obstruction Inquiry Shows Trump’s Struggle to Keep Grip on Russia Investigation – The New York Times

Trump Says Bannon Has ‘Lost His Mind’ After Bannon Insults Donald Trump Jr. – The New York Times

On its hundredth birthday in 1959, Edward Teller warned the oil industry about global warming | Benjamin Franta | Environment | The Guardian

How the Russia Inquiry Began: A Campaign Aide, Drinks and Talk of Political Dirt – The New York Times

Does the White Working Class Really Vote Against Its Own Interests? – POLITICO Magazine

Trump’s Hostile Takeover of Party of Reagan – Rolling Stone

Documents shed light on North Korea’s startling gains in sea-based missile technology – The Washington Post

Republican Tax Plan: Chained CPI

UN Budget Reduced for 2018-2019

When Trump forbade a Christmas tree — and other forgotten stories from the ‘war on Christmas’ – The Washington Post

This Should Freak Everyone Out: The Arctic Will Never Be Frozen Again – Mother Jones

Fearing Deportation From U.S., Migrants Walk To Canada

In Tax Overhaul, Trump Tries to Defy the Economic Odds – The New York Times

Why Don’t Most Americans Know They’re Getting a Tax Cut? – The Atlantic