Fiction: Beware of Family Members Bearing Gifts
In “Winter,” the second in her cycle of seasonal novels, Ali Smith engineers a contentious Christmas reunion between two long-estranged sisters.
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Immigration Debates Have Always Been Tied to America's Moments of Crisis
As Congress this week struggles to deal with the immigration program known as DACA in the face of a potential government shutdown , it faces the monumental task of reconciling...
9 hours ago - Time
Why the NBA Suddenly Has No Chill
Remember the days in the not-too-distant past when one of the biggest complaints about the NBA was that the players were too friendly, nobody hated each other anymore and there...
11 hours ago - Bleacher Report
For Contraception, Natural Cycles' Guess Is as Good as Yours
When use of a contraceptive app results in an unwanted pregnancy, don't blame the technology.
12 hours ago - Wired
No brand is too small for counterfeiters
Team Dream is a small business by most any measure. The quirky cycling apparel brand has just five employees. It produces only about 100 pieces of each garment and operates out...
14 hours ago - The Morning Call
Trilobites: Are Earthquakes More Likely During Full Moons? That's a Myth, Study Finds
A seismologist scrutinized hundreds of strong earthquakes over four centuries and found no relationship to lunar cycles.
14 hours ago - NY Times
Trump With the Sound Off
In these first few frenzied weeks of 2018, as citizens hurtled toward Saturday's one-year anniversary of the inauguration of Donald Trump, the president seemed to call for the...
15 hours ago - Politico
Top aerospace engineering firm Electroimpact cuts staff by 9 percent
Electroimpact of Mukilteo is laying off 66 employees as it hits a lull in the cycle of new airplane work.
1 day ago - The Seattle Times
Peterson Institute's Posen Sees a Boom and Bust Cycle Ahead
Adam Posen, president at Peterson Institute for International Economics, discusses the impact of the new U.S. tax plan on economic growth. He speaks with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn...
1 day ago - Bloomberg
Large volcanic island flank collapses trigger catastrophic eruptions
New research not only implies a link between catastrophic volcanic eruptions and landslides, but also suggests that landslides are the trigger. At the heart of Tenerife and...
1 day ago - Science Daily
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Supreme Court to Decide on Trump's Travel Ban
The Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of the latest version of President Trump's ban on travel to the United States by residents of six majority-Muslim countries...
Girl Scouts deliver cute, clever cookie sales pitch
If you're looking to buy some Girl Scout cookies, a pair of sisters in New Hampshire would like you to hear their pitch.
Supreme Court takes case challenging Trump's Muslim Ban 3.0
The Supreme Court announced on Friday that it will hear a challenge to the third version of Donald Trump's Muslim Ban. The case is Trump v. Hawaii . Muslim Ban 3.0, which lower...
13 ways to keep your pets warm this winter
These items will help make winter walks way easier to manage, for you *and* your pup!
No motive uncovered for Las Vegas mass shooting, sheriff says
Ivestigators still have not determined why Stephen Paddock opened fire from a high-rise hotel suite, killing 58 people and injuring hundreds.
Trump steps to forefront of anti-abortion movement with March for Life speech
The president is expected to speak by video Friday to thousands of anti-abortion activists participating in the March for Life.
Tom Petty died of an accidental drug overdose
Tom Petty‘s death was due to an accidental drug overdose after he took a variety of pain medications. An autopsy for the “Free Falling” singer showed that he had taken several...
Anti-smoking plan may kill cigarettes-and save Big Tobacco
FILE - In this Thursday, May 18, 2017 file photo, packs of cigarettes are offered for sale at a convenience store in Helena, Mont. Tobacco companies have made claims about...
Kim and Kanye named their baby Chicago
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West added another geographical name to their brood.
Battle lines already forming for Menendez corruption retrial
NEWARK, N.J. - U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez might spend 2018 asking voters to re-elect him and jurors to acquit him. Prosecutors from the Department of Justice told a federal judge...