Do the show’s fans secretly identify with the characters’ pursuit of power and pleasure?
The local news crisis is more than a problem of shuttered newsrooms and laid-off journalists. It’s a democracy crisis. And public radio can help fix it. But it needs more money and staff to do that.
A memorial to Coretta Scott and Martin Luther King Jr. has received stinging criticisms, but time will tell whether ‘The Embrace’ will endure as a cherished work of public art.
Waco has been used as a rallying cry for decades, two scholars of domestic extremism explain.
The Fed’s decision to raise rates is likely to put more pressure on regional banks, which will make it harder to avoid a recession.
Polarization among the public and politicians threatens to undermine educational progress made over the past few decades.
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The Fed raised rates by a quarter-point – less aggressive than had been expected before the current banking crisis, but signaling inflation is still its focus.
Banning TikTok: What data privacy risk does the app pose, and what could the Chinese government do with data it collects? And is it even possible to ban an app?
Researchers have developed a method for producing strong plastic materials by tweaking the chemical structure of superglue.
Mindfulness is everywhere in pop culture today, but that doesn’t mean people agree on what it means.
Many families in the US encountered empty shelves when they went in search of infant formula during COVID-19.
The National Rifle Association is spending heavily on legal fees and slashing programs for its members.
The setting was grand, so too was the plan. But behind the peace plan put forward by China and welcomed by Russia, is the question, what do both nations seek?
A US-led coalition and China are both planning to establish bases on the Moon. How the two nations will navigate actions on the Moon and how other countries will be involved is still unclear.
The House of Representatives is breaking norms and establishing a new way for the body to do business.