Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the heroin-smuggling ring, are expected to be given their execution dates on Saturday. Indonesian law requires they receive 72 hours’ notice.
From Goya to Banksy, artists through the centuries have tackled modernity and its discontents through depictions of eating outdoors.
The magazine said Corliss died Thursday night in New York following a stroke he suffered a week ago. Corliss reviewed films for the magazine for 35 years.
At the site of the Rana Plaza tragedy in Bangladesh, families gathered to remember their loved ones and call for better working conditions. Changes have been made but there’s a long way to go.
The movie is the The Ridiculous Six, an apparent spoof of the classic Western The Magnificent Seven. The Native American actors say the movie’s script insults native women, elders and Apaches.
Negative feedback is supposed to be good for us, but it sure doesn’t feel so good. Shifting the context by thinking more broadly helps blunt the sting, a study found. So does embracing change.
Comcast is abandoning its $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable. For more details, Steve Inskeep speaks with NPR’s Yuki Noguchi.
Some 1.5 million Armenians were killed or deported in the violence unleashed by Ottoman Turks starting in 1915. Turkey and Armenia still disagree on how to define these terrible events.
From questions surrounding the Clinton family foundation to a congressional investigation into Benghazi, Hillary Clinton’s campaign is pushing back against allegations of scandal.
Governing is messy, but slumping approval ratings for hopefuls like Scott Walker and Chris Christie likely won’t have much impact on the presidential contest.
In some parts of rural China and in Taiwan, hiring strippers to perform at the funeral of a loved one isn’t considered absurd, but a good idea.
As Apple’s smart watch goes on sale, there are some big questions about the whole idea of the wrist watch as a computer, including whether consumers come to see them as a luxury or a necessity.
Launched shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Hubble telescope isn’t showing its age. Astronomers and other fans hope this old charmer will be useful for many years to come.
If this Senate is getting some traction, it’s not yet a threat to anyone’s legislative hall of fame. Much higher hurdles loom, including highway funding, spending bills and the debt ceiling.
It has been two years since more than 1,100 workers were killed in a garment factory collapse in Bangladesh. “Ethical fashion” is gaining momentum — though what that means depends on whom you ask.