These are blogs and news stories that are national in scope dealing with issues that affect the United States of America regardless of length. These blogs could include political subjects or matters pertaining to current affairs that are of interest in the US.
Articles in this category should be written in a timely and accurate fashion with attention paid to producing high-quality written work with appropriate pictures when this is possible. The featured image should also be used for this category as well. Remember to thoroughly document the source of your news articles with hyperlinks either at the end of the article or in the body of the article.
These blogs do not deal with areas that are covered by the “people of interest/celebrities/lolcows/eccentricity category. These are placed in a separate category.
These blogs do not deal with archived blogs that have been moved over from other websites. These blogs will be put into a separate category and correctly labeled as such.