Last Days of Mercury Retrograde by Holiday Mathis
Conversations may have a deja vu quality in these last days of Mercury retrograde. Well, maybe the topics are worn and the news is rehashed, but new understandings can still be...
2 hours ago - Boston Herald
Fairy tale with a soulful twist
Over the summer, 60 kids and teens have been working with local professional artists crafting the 2018 Teen Summer Musical, “Cinderella, A Love Story with the Sound of Motown”...
4 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Brand New Left, Same Old Problems
If progressives are to recreate the successes of the New Deal era, they will need to rediscover the art of coalition-building that made the New Deal in possible in the first place.
9 hours ago - Foreign Affairs
Shame on ‘Billionaire Boys Club' for sticking with Kevin Spacey
Out in theaters Friday: See Kevin Spacey playing a manipulative scumbag in “Billionaire Boys Club.” It's a real stretch. From his earliest roles, Spacey raised being an a-hole...
10 hours ago - New York Post
The Hidden Language of Hands Videos
In the age of the selfie, we spend a lot of time showing off our faces. But lately a different body part is vying for attention. What are our hands trying to tell us?
11 hours ago - NY Times
Wining it up in Grapevine
Our Texas Road Trippers headed over to Grapevine, Texas, a town outside of Dallas noted for its wineries and vibrant art scene.
12 hours ago - ABC
Space needs concept
How cool would this be as a restaurant space (minus that doozy of a step down from the front door)? The two-story room, starting on the basement level of the former Record...
13 hours ago - Times Union
Oceans are suffering from heat waves too
WASHINGTON - Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves. Off the San Diego coast, scientists earlier this month recorded all-time high...
14 hours ago - New York Post
WWE Insiders Pick SummerSlam
By Chuck Carroll For WWE, this year's SummerSlam is made up of four R's: Ronda Rousey and Roman Reigns. One is a newcomer who set sports entertainment on fire since stepping...
14 hours ago - CBS
Where ‘Block Party' Has a Score of Meanings
In Brooklyn, young artists reconsider a summer ritual, that is part celebration, part town-hall meeting.
15 hours ago - NY Times
The headlines of News BreaK
University honors students who found love in elevator in '72
Philadelphia's Temple University is honoring a 45-year relationship that sparked in a campus elevator.
Health officials approve generic competitor to EpiPen amid backlash to...
The new version from Teva Pharmaceuticals is the first that will be interchangeable with the original pen-like injector sold by Mylan.
Pope condemns reported sex abuse by priests in Pennsylvania
VATICAN CITY - The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania “criminal and morally reprehensible.” In a statement released late...
Meet the kids hacking our next election
They may be as young as 7 years old, but these kids are smart enough to hack replicas of election systems across the country. How safe is our next election from a cyberattack?
Argument Over Aretha Franklin Leads To Va. Shooting, Witnesses Say
SUFFOLK, Va - An argument over Aretha Franklin led to a shooting, witnesses told police in one Virginia town Thursday. Suffolk Police responded to a report of a gunshot victim...
Fox News paid tribute to soul legend Aretha Franklin with a photo of Patti...
Aretha Franklin passed away on Wednesday at 76. There have been numerous media tributes to the Queen of Soul. But one from Fox News used a photo of Patti Labelle to illustrate...
Brady, Patriots beat Eagles in preseason Super Bowl rematch
In his first action since losing in the NFL title game to Philadelphia, Tom Brady completed 19 of 26 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns on Thursday night.
Cuomo still feeling heat for saying America ‘was never that great'
The firestorm over Gov. Andrew Cuomo's remark that America “was never that great” is far from over. John Flanagan, the Republican majority leader of the New York State Senate...
'4 years, 7 attempts, 3 miscarriages' in the making is what led to this...
The thousands of syringes were saved by the mother over the years.
Plane skids off rainy Manila runway, rips off engine, wheel
MANILA, Philippines - A plane from China landing on a rain-soaked Manila runway in poor visibility veered off in a muddy field with one engine and a wheel ripped off but no...