After Fighting for His Life, a Freestyle Skier Is Ready for Some Luck

Torin Yater-Wallace, a 22-year-old from Colorado, has spent much of the last few years recovering from a devastating run of injuries and other health woes. (…) Read more > Continue […]

Big City: Cool-Looking and Sweet, Juul Is a Vice Teens Can’t Resist

The e-cigarettes, in flavors like Mango and Fruit Medley, offer rebellion in a sharply designed package that appeals to a driven generation. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News […]

Orrin Hatch apologizes to Rob Porter's ex-wives

The ex-wives of Rob Porter, a White House aide who recently resigned over domestic abuse allegations, say they have received letters of apology from Porter’s old boss, Republican Sen. Orrin […]

Phys Ed: A Before-School Exercise Program May Help Children Thrive

The BOKS program, consisting of an hour of running, calisthenics and rousing group games, made children feel happier and more energetic. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Iran, Deeply Embedded in Syria, Expands ‘Axis of Resistance’

Iran is training thousands of militiamen in Syria and deploying drones and precision weapons. Its goal, say analysts: a united front in any war with Israel. (…) Read more > […]

Pakistan cricketer turned politician Khan marries 3rd time

Pakistan’s cricket legend turned politician Imran Khan marries faith healer, his third marriage (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Op-Ed Contributors: A Placeholder Prime Minister Departs. What Comes Next?

In Ethiopia, continued authoritarianism in the face of fierce and determined protests will be futile. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Terracotta theft: Chinese anger over stolen warrior thumb

A US man took a selfie with the 2,000-year-old terracotta warrior statue before stealing its thumb. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Missouri youth baseball team moves forward with AR-15 raffle

A Missouri youth baseball team is moving ahead with a raffle of an AR-15 rifle despite criticism it received after a similar gun was used to kill 17 in a […]

What to Do With a Day Off

Step one: Give yourself permission to actually take the day off. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Still Making Art, and Sly Jokes, at Age 91

Geta Bratescu spent most of her career in obscurity in Communist Romania. Late in life she came to international recognition, and now has a major show in Los Angeles. (…) […]

Notes on Culture: The Irony of Pastels

Need something to wear to the apocalypse? Look no further. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

The Latest: Shooting survivors focus anger at Trump, tweets

Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida are focusing their anger at President Donald Trump, contending that his response to the attack has been needlessly divisive (…) Read […]

The Return of the Artistic Company

Why has this generation of stage, television and cinematic impresarios found new resonance in the troupe, an old form of communalism? (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Justin Trudeau in India: Is the Canadian PM being cold-shouldered?

The normally attention-grabbing Canadian prime minister’s visit has been unusually low key so far. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >