Platon, best known for his portraits of leaders and celebrities, focuses on U.S. troops and their loved ones in his new book, Service. “It’s time to celebrate a new set of cultural heroes,” he says.
Librarian Abdel Kader Haidara organized a smuggling operation to keep centuries-old manuscripts out of the hands of al-Qaida. Joshua Hammer wrote about it in The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu.
The president spoke about Prince’s death during a press conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron.
China’s campaign directed toward female government workers is meant to show how romancing a handsome foreigner might lead to espionage.
McDonald’s is super popular in Israel — the chain even offers potato-starch buns for Passover. But now McD’s is fighting back against government accusations that it’s “junk food.”
These stories are good for sharing any day, but they must be shared today, in honor of The Purple One’s passing.
Complaints from patient groups and increased regulatory oversight appear to be leading to changes in the way some marketplace health plans cover expensive drugs.
Earth Day brings everything from special Google Doodles and beautiful views of our planet to the historic signing of an international climate agreement.
That’s not one of the four questions asked at the Seder, but it’s a good question — and there’s a timely answer.
“It’s necessary, it’s a sacrifice,” Electricity Minister Luis Motta Dominguez told the country on Thursday. The news broke as Venezuela’s largest brewer said it will be suspending beer production.
The wine associated with Jewish tradition was once a huge crossover success. At one point, the typical drinker was described as an urban African-American man.
The cruise company says Cuba has relaxed its ban on Cuban-born people returning to the island by boat.
Fueled by voter anger at a changing America, 50 years ago a pugnacious governor from Alabama made waves and got a lot of votes. Today, Wallace allies and family see Trump walking a similar path.
In the nearly four decades of music Prince made, propriety and prejudice were regularly vanquished by good humor and elegant lust.
After a decline throughout the ’90s, suicide rates have reversed course. Suicide has increased in almost every age group over the past 15 years.