He had the resume — swing-state governor, veteran, ex-party leader — but there’s a good chance you had no idea he was running. Judging by vote totals, Iowa and New Hampshire may have missed it too.
The reliever is the first player to be banned permanently from Major League Baseball for failing three tests for performance-enhancing drugs.
The U.S. and Cuba will sign a civil aviation agreement in Havana on Tuesday. The signing formalizes the arrangement reached in December, allowing for a limited number of U.S. flights to Cuba.
#ThingsLincolnDidntSay brought the 16th president back to Twitter on his birthday to weigh in on the current presidential race. But in reality, he might actually feel at home.
The new designations protect nearly 1.8 million acres of public lands that include Southern California’s highest peak, thousands of Native American rock carvings, endangered animals and a ghost town.
The annual event invites bird-watchers of all levels to count the birds in their backyards, and submit the data to researchers at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society.
Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill met Friday in Havana. It’s the first time leaders of the two churches have met since a schism 1,000 years ago divided Christianity.
Women are now much more likely to want to use medication to control their moods, psychiatrist Julie Holland says in her book Moody Bitches. But “not every emotion … needs to be eradicated.”
Behind the headlines and news conferences announcing the discovery were decades of hard work, hundreds of scientists and more than a billion dollars in taxpayer funds.
A Facebook board member lambasted a decision by regulators in India, the social network’s second-largest market. He thereby sparked new scrutiny of Facebook’s intentions in that country.
“Go back where you came from,” white college students told black high school students Tuesday. A campus officer reportedly said the students were expressing their First Amendment rights.
So that’s one way to improve health care in the developing world. Here are some other bright ideas from people who like to shake up the status quo.
Natural wines can be off-putting at first: perhaps darker than usual, a little fizzy or cloudy. Some find them charming, others unsophisticated. Here’s a guide to this trending, quirky style of wine.
Someone has to pay for the cocktails on the first date, dinners in that classy restaurant, the wedding by the beach — and that messy divorce. Here are some fun facts on the economics of romance.
Big questions remain about what this will actually mean on the ground in a country torn apart by five years of war.