Eighth child reported killed by recalled IKEA dresser

Recall process not working, consumer groups say (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Canada Welcomed Refugees, but Now Struggles With Backlog

Partly because of an influx of asylum seekers crossing the border illegally into Quebec this year, tens of thousands of people are caught in a bureaucratic limbo. (…) Read more […]

Atlanta Hawks Set to Hire N.B.A.’s Michelle Leftwich for Front Office

Leftwich becomes the latest woman to hold a prominent post in basketball operations for an N.B.A. team. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Congressional Memo: For the Senate’s Budget Blueprint, It’s Better Late Than Never

The Senate’s budget blueprint, while ostensibly an outline of federal spending and revenues, would allow a tax bill to be approved with only Republican votes. (…) Read more > Continue […]

An Alternative to Burial and Cremation Gains Popularity

Fifteen states, most recently California, have rules allowing for the liquefaction of human remains through a process called alkaline hydrolysis. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Coming soon: a selfie with your credit card application

Payment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics _ your fingerprint, face, voice, etc. _ into approving credit card applications and […]

Party Coverage: Scene City: Departing Elle Editor Robbie Myers Gets Party, Tells of Fire

A little over a week after Ms. Myers stepped down from her position at the magazine, she and her two children had to evacuate their apartment. (…) Read more > […]

Top aide defends Trump over widow remarks

The US president’s chief of staff rails against a politician who claimed Mr Trump was insensitive to a grieving war widow. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

The College Kid Is Now A Meme Star After His Classmate Filmed Him Saying "Ciao" Around Campus

Ryan is like “Damn Daniel,” but better. Thomas and Ryan met because Thomas randomly started asking Ryan what “the business” was, and filming it on his Snapchat. Ryan had a […]

Kelly Speaks About Son’s Death and Criticizes Congresswoman Wilson

John F. Kelly said he was stunned to see the criticism by a Democratic congresswoman after the president delivered a similar message to the widow of one of the soldiers […]

Harriette Thompson, Marathon Record Setter at 91, Dies at 94

Ms. Thompson, a classical pianist and cancer survivor, was 76 when she started running marathons and completed a half-marathon in June. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Asia and Australia Edition: Xi Jinping, Catalonia, North Korea: Your Friday Briefing

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

Please Enjoy These Photos Of A Former Chinese President During Xi Jinping's Three-Hour Speech

Same. Yesterday was the beginning of China’s week-long Communist Party Congress, which is held every five years. The summit is held in Beijing. It's where the party members decide on […]

Stonehenge builders 'ate food from Scotland'

Animals were transported from as far away as the north east of Scotland to the Neolithic site in Wiltshire. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

The Interpreter: Once a Hope for Democracy, Myanmar Is Now a Study in How It Fails

Nationalism, an unchecked ethnic majority and support for authoritarian values have put Myanmar well down the road to becoming an “illiberal democracy.” (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News […]