Disney’s gorgeous animated fantasy ‘Moana’ sails into charmingly familiar waters

Auli'i Cravalho voices Moana and Dwayne Johnson voices Maui in the animated movie "Moana." (Disney) Our politically charred landscape has provoked more discussion than usual of safe spaces — those zones of physical, cultural and ideological refuge that...

Nazis on retreat: the SS holiday camp near Auschwitz – in pictures

In 1945, an American officer found an album of photos in a bombed-out Frankfurt apartment. They appeared to be of ordinary men and women, except that nearly all of them were wearing SS uniforms. The owner...

Chancellor’s £1billion pledge to give two million homes faster broadband: Hammond pledges to give...

Philip Hammond is to plough more than £1billion of taxpayers’ money into improving Britain’s creaking broadband and mobile phone networks. The Chancellor will use tomorrow’s Autumn Statement to pledge that two million homes in bigger towns and cities will...

Trump Appoints Two Anti-Net Neutrality Advocates To Oversee FCC Transition

Jeffrey Eisenach, one of Trump’s appointees to run his FCC transition team. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images.) In case you’ve been wondering what will happen to net neutrality under the Trump presidency, wonder no more. On Monday, President-elect Donald Trump...

More stores are staying closed on Thanksgiving Day. Is early Black Friday on its...

When it came to the controversy over the annual "how early is too early?" Thanksgiving Day/Black Friday debate, for too long it felt like we were stuck in the same reactionary cycle year after year. In 2016, that cycle...

Is Trump trying to distract us or is this real life?

Is Donald Trump deliberately trying to distract us, or are we just witnessing another poorly-timed facet of his perplexing character? This is the question that came to mind after Trump unsurprisingly dominated headlines over the weekend for an unexpected...

Women Driving Gun Sales to New Highs

Background checks indicate retail gun sales have been on a record pace for the past 18 months, and gun store owners say women are a driving force behind the surging sales. Self-defense sales boosted handgun sales during the past...

American jihadists on the move from Mosul pose threat to US

OUTSIDE OF MOSUL, Iraq -- Clouds of black soot and the acrid stench of burning tires hang over the ISIS-controlled road in the early morning, as rockets whistle through the air toward the Peshmerga-held posts. The smoke helps ISIS...

Police Clashed With Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Last Night

Native Americans march in September to a burial ground sacred site that was disturbed by bulldozers building the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). Early Monday morning, about 400 demonstrators in Cannon Ball, North Dakota protesting the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL)...

Chelsea’s Victory over Middlesbrough Has the Sniff of Champions About It

The Antonio Conte express train continues to roll on, and right now, it's the No. 1 attraction in the Premier League. Chelsea are the Premier League's outright leaders after recording a sixth win in a row on Sunday—a 1-0...