DNA Testing Firm Myriad Fights Off Rivals

Nearly two years after the Supreme Court struck down its gene patents, DNA testing company Myriad is fighting...

By WSJ.com: / May 3, 2015

Berkshire Shareholders Pepper Buffett With Some Hard Questions

Shareholders peppered Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger with questions ranging from granular to broad...

By WSJ.com: / May 3, 2015

Build Your Vocabulary, "Ass Baton" Edition

As I mentioned in a previous post, I have spent the past five days on a criminal-trial jury in D.C. Superior...

By James / May 2, 2015

Thugs and Riots, in Black and White

Cathy Young, RealClearPoliticsIn the wake of the violence in Baltimore, tensions over race relations...

By Cathy / May 2, 2015

William Pfaff: Clarity in the American Interest

I am not taking time now to dig around and find some of the best examples of the clear-headed perspective...

By James / May 2, 2015

'A Deliberate and Illegal Scheme' in New Jersey

On Friday, David Wildstein, who served as one of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's appointees to the Port...

By Adam / May 1, 2015

The 'Depraved-Heart Murder' of Freddie Gray

Freddie Gray was murdered by police after an unlawful arrest, the Baltimore City state's attorney said...

By David / May 1, 2015

The Political Opportunity of a Drought

“I can tell you, from California, climate change is not a hoax," California Governor Jerry Brown told...

By Adam / May 1, 2015

A Word Cloud of Ajo, Arizona

Having listened to people from around the U.S. talk to us for our American Futures adventure over the last...

By Deborah / April 30, 2015

'We Disagree With Any Implication That Freddie Gray Severed His Own Spinal Cord'

Updated on April 30, 2015 As protests formed in a handful of major American cities on Wednesday night,...

By Adam / April 30, 2015

Our New Site (a Guide)

As you might have noticed, as of this past week TheAtlantic.com has a new look on the web. You can read...

By James / April 30, 2015

A Quieter Night in Baltimore

Following a night of demonstrations, clashes, and mass arrests, relative calm descended across Baltimore...

By Adam / April 29, 2015


Ethiopian-Israelis Protest in Tel Aviv Over Police Treatment

Thousands of young Ethiopian-Israelis and sympathizers took to the streets on Sunday, paralyzing the heart...

By ISABEL / May 3, 2015

TV Sports: An Engaging Call Elevates Welterweight Title Bout Above Distractions

The the celebrity-saturated Mayweather-Pacquiao fight, two well-matched announcers captured the atmosphere...

By RICHARD / May 3, 2015

ArtsBeat: PEN Writers’ Gala Replaces 6 Who Quit Over Charlie Hebdo Award

Neil Gaiman, Art Spiegelman, and Alison Bechdel will replace the writers who dropped out as table hosts...

By ANDREW / May 3, 2015

Nepal’s Bureaucracy Is Blamed as Quake Relief Supplies Pile Up

Western government and aid organization officials said that Nepali authorities were insisting that standard...

By GARDINER / May 3, 2015

Jamie Foxx criticized for his version of national anthem

Jamie Foxx sang the national anthem before “The Fight of the Century” between Floyd Mayweather and Manny...

By FOX / May 3, 2015

Baltimore Lifts Citywide Curfew Put in Place After Rioting

The police had credited the curfew with curbing violent protests, but it had also come under mounting...

By NYT / May 3, 2015

SUSPECT IN CUSTODY NYPD cop shot in the head, in critical condition: report

By Fox / May 3, 2015

Mayweather’s Defensive Tactics Frustrate Pacquiao

The much-hyped superfight displayed vintage Floyd Mayweather tactics, as the undefeated champion kept...

By JOHN / May 3, 2015

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

The fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, underway at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, could...

By THE / May 3, 2015


Thousands Turn out to Clean Milan After May Day Clashes

Milanese march proudly, clean damage after May Day clashes left city trashed on Expo's 1st Day

By ABC / May 3, 2015

Photo: Riders in NYC's 5 Boro Bike Tour travel along the FDR Drive in Manhattan - @AllisonPapson

Photo: Riders in NYC's 5 Boro Bike Tour travel along the FDR Drive in Manhattan - @AllisonPapson

By Tricia / May 3, 2015

Americans Need Jobs, Not Populism

In 2008, I was elected governor of Delaware. In politics, timing is everything. You can be a fantastic...

By Jack / May 3, 2015

More: Victims killed in Livermore, Calif., were in a backyard when they were hit by a suspected drunk driver - @KatieABC7

More: Victims killed in Livermore, Calif., were in a backyard when they were hit by a suspected drunk...

By David / May 3, 2015

Baltimore Relieved by Charges, Weary of Curfew

Baltimore relieved by charges, weary of curfew as final night of restrictions approaches

By ABC / May 3, 2015

Today in History

Today in History

By ABC / May 3, 2015

Americans Ok with Drone Strikes on Terrorists

The majority of Americans approve of drone strikes on terrorists, according to a new Associated Press...

By CBN.com / May 3, 2015

Watch: Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao Preview

ABC News' Alex Stone talks to an excited fan about what many are calling the fight of the century.

By ABC / May 2, 2015

The Day Nixon Cracked

This article was originally published at http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/391880/richard-nixon-bizarre-lincoln-memorial/

By Chris / May 2, 2015

When Cities and Suburbs Work Together

In the 1980s, the city of Denver, Colorado, was hardly a model for any type of economic development....

By Nancy / May 2, 2015

The Fight to Organize the 'Fight of the Century'

On Saturday night Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. will finally get into the ring together. They’re...

By Gary / May 2, 2015

Farewell, Grooveshark

In the early days of music streaming, perhaps 15 years ago, using services like Napster and Limewire...

By Joe / May 1, 2015


Baltimore-Raised Pastor Tony Evans Says It Is Time for Christians to Get 'Aggressive' on Rebuilding the Family, Addressing Justice Issues and Restoring Morality

Megachurch pastor Tony Evans has issued a call to Christians across the nation to rise to the challenge...

By The / May 3, 2015

Tebow Cure Hospital Opens in Philippines; 'We Will Share Love of Jesus and Bring Physical Healing,' Says CURE CEO

The Tebow CURE Hospital, built by a foundation of former NFL quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow...

By The / May 2, 2015


Jamie Foxx's national anthem underwhelms

The fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiano promised to be the fight of the century.

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Look who's expecting: Growing celeb families

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Bourdain picks his top 10 episodes

A look at Anthony Bourdain's pick at the the top episodes of "Parts Unknown."

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

'SNL' mocks Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight

"Saturday Night Live" returned this weekend after several weeks off, with Scarlett Johansson as host...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Baltimore mayor ends curfew

Hundreds of Baltimore residents rallied peacefully Saturday following the arrest a day earlier of six police...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Royal baby meets the family

Just one day old -- and it's time for Britain's royal baby to meet the family.

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

'SNL' mocks Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight

Airing at the same time as the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight, "SNL" aired a "pirated" version of the highly...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

'Star Wars' director pulls out

A new batch of planned "Star Wars" movies suffered a setback after director Josh Trank pulled out of the project. ...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Baltimore protests largely peaceful

Hundreds of Baltimore residents rallied peacefully Saturday following the arrest a day earlier of six police...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Cosby interrupted twice in tour's last show

"It beats me how you treat -- the way you treat women!" a woman shouted at Bill Cosby 40 minutes into...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Nepal death toll expected to climb 'much higher'

The death toll from the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal last weekend is expected to climb "much...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015

Malaysia Airlines dumps its A380 superjumbo fleet

It seems big is no longer best for disaster-hit Malaysia Airlines -- it's said to be offloading its entire...

By CNN.com / May 3, 2015