James Gunn, Guardian of the ‘Guardians’ Franchise

The director wasn’t sold on the idea at first. “A talking raccoon — that’s a stupid idea,” he thought. Now? “I love the raccoon as much as I love my […]

Party Coverage: Scene City: John Legend, Mia Farrow and Ryan Reynolds at Time 100 Gala

Fame is not the only measure at Time magazine’s annual gala, which celebrates activists as well as Hollywood stars. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Fact Check: Trump’s Account of His First 100 Days in Office

At a rally in Pennsylvania, President Trump repeated familiar falsehoods about the economy, jobs, fighter jets and the news media. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Nonfiction: How Harvard Business School Has Reshaped American Capitalism

Duff McDonald’s “The Golden Passport” questions whether Harvard Business School is responsible for the global financial crash. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Brantley in Britain: Review: A Souped-Up ‘Dreamgirls’ Roars in London

Amber Riley owns center stage without even seeming to try in Casey Nicholaw’s high-octane revival of this Supremes-inspired musical. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Critic's Notebook: New York City Ballet: A Story in Three Choreographers

The company’s Here/Now Festival begins with programs focusing on the work of Christopher Wheeldon, Alexei Ratmansky and Justin Peck. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

The last hours leading to Kenneth Williams' execution

The execution of Arkansas death row inmate Kenneth Williams is raising questions after witnesses reports say his body repeatedly lurched when a lethal drug coursed through his veins. (…) Read […]

Meet Toronto’s Gavel-Wielding, Puck-Shooting Madam Justice

Mara Greene, who took up hockey shortly after being appointed a judge in 2009, is helping redefine the the work-life balance in Canada’s justice system. (…) Read more > Continue […]

Yellow-Light Crusader Fined for Doing Math Without a License

An Oregon man who questioned the timing of a traffic light is fined $500 for engaging in the “practice of engineering” without a state-issued license. (…) Read more > Continue […]

WATCH: The Chainsmokers surprise students at Chicago prom

Adrienne Bankert reports the buzziest stories of the day in “GMA” Pop News. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Asia and Australia Edition: Rodrigo Duterte, Pope Francis, Delta: Your Morning Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Dubai Introduces Its Own Font, Lauding Free Expression It Does Not Permit

A video shared by the city’s crown prince says that “expression knows no boundaries or limits,” but within the United Arab Emirates that is not the case. (…) Read more […]

At least global warming may get Americans off the couch more

A new study finds that as the world warms and winters get milder, Americans will be more physically active (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

At least nine killed by storms, flooding in South and Midwest

At least nine people have died as a result of weekend tornadoes and flooding in the South and Midwest by a storm that also dumped a rare late-season blizzard in western […]

Nationals 23, Mets 5: Mets Are Crushed by the Nationals as a Pained Noah Syndergaard Exits Early

Syndergaard was holding his right side as he left with one out in the second inning after giving up five earned runs. The team said he had a “possible lat […]