Here are some of my favorite websites/news sources for your browsing:
Atlantic Monthly: The Atlantic presents longer pieces on current events; really interesting topics and ideas.
New York Times: My primary news source; great reporting and excellent writing and background; slight liberal bias.
LDS Gospel Topics: Occasionally, I reference principles of Latter-day Saint theology in my posts; here is a resource.
Arthur Brooks (AEI): Arthur Brooks is the president of the American Enterprise Institute, a D.C. think tank.
Greg Mankiw’s Blog: Greg Mankiw is an econ professor at Harvard and the author of some of the most popular introductory and intermediate economics textbooks.
Eric Posner’s Blog: Eric Posner is a law professor at the University of Chicago Law School; interesting ideas.