The Senate votes 56 to 41 to revoke—symbolically, mostly—American military support for Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen.
The United States suffered 94 school shooting incidents in 2018, a near 60% increase on the previous high set in 2006.
Meanwhile, US death row executions are at a 25-year low, with fewer than 30 executions nationwide in 2018.
A seven-year-old Guatemalan girl died of dehydration and shock after she was taken into Border Patrol custody last week.
If the archimandrite hits the woolsack with the mace, there will be a hustings. British politics explained.
An attempt to pay conservative D-list celebrities very little money to say liberal things on camera.
Fashion companies brag about their garments being made in the USA, specifically LA, but many workers only get $5 an hour.
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South Dakota's Rapid City is judged to have the most unpredictable weather in America.
A new study of NBA players finds that a player's shooting accuracy declines if they stay up late tweeting.
Fentanyl is "barely more trouble to dispatch" than any of the other goods that America imports from China every day.
A kiosk at Taylor Swift concerts attempts to identify her stalkers through a secret facial recognition system.
"I’ve committed myself to help white people stop the nonsense.” White people need to stop being so fragile when discussing race.
An in-depth look at suicide from a writer who has attempted it several times.
Photographs that explore what it means to be a queer ranchero.
Twenty men arrested on an array of charges related to them brandishing loaded guns in a March 2018 rap video.
A new role model for millennial anarchists: Ted Kaczynski, aka the Unabomber.
Three plagiarists explain why they stole other people’s words.
Santa arrives early this year: Announcing the 18 works of fiction that made the shortlist for next year’s Tournament of Books.
The case for Agatha Christie: she might not have been much of a writer, but she "was very, very good at murder."
Video: A demented holiday story from Richard E. Grant.