The Questions About Obstruction Now Spread to White House Staff

Yuri Gripas / Reuters The Washington Post report that White House staffers were involved in President Trump’s alleged effort to shut down the FBI’s investigation into ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn increases the legal and political peril...

Trump’s New Term for Terrorists: ‘Evil Losers’

Donald Trump is famous for describing his many opponents—from Rosie O’Donnell to an astrologer in Cleveland named Gary—as “losers.” But on Tuesday, following a terrorist attack that killed at least 22 people at a concert in the English city...

Manchester Concert Bombing: What We Know Tuesday

A woman speaks with police officers after bringing flowers close to the area where a bombing struck outside the Manchester Arena Monday night. A bombing at the end of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, has killed 22...

The sign on a stadium matters – and visibility brings cash

The Calgary Flames are deep in negotiations with the city to build a new arena to replace the aging Scotiabank Saddledome – formerly the Pengrowth Saddledome, formerly simply the Saddledome. (Chris Bolin For The Globe and Mail) What’s in...

Uncertainty grows as Trump delays a health care decision

WASHINGTON (AP) — Uncertainty over the future of health care is growing deeper for millions of Americans who buy their own policies. While insurers released a blueprint Monday for stabilizing wobbly markets, the Trump administration is leaving in limbo...

Matt Furie celebrated yesterday’s Free Comic Book Day by killing off Pepe the Frog

Spare a thought for poor Matt Furie, a wonderful indie comics creator whose Boys' Club comics featured a lovable frog called Pepe that was adopted by the neofascist movement (the so-called "alt-right") as a symbol for racism, xenophobia, homophobia,...

A cool new Facebook bot is offering sex therapy

Are bots the new therapy couches? Facebook can do a lot of things, but can it also fix your sex life? That's the goal of Lovely Bot, new Facebook chatbot that engages you in a kind of sex therapy...

‘The Bachelorette’ Rachel Lindsay Teases Drama, Pressure and Big Personalities in Season 13

Rachel Lindsay may not have won Nick Viall’s season of “The Bachelor,” but she arguably won a much more preferable prize — a whole season of television all to her own. On “The Bachelor,” the 32-year-old lawyer from Dallas...

So, What Was the Deal With the Orb?

President Trump’s visit this weekend to Saudi Arabia was largely hailed as a success: He appeared to enjoy himself on his first foreign trip as president; he announced billions in Saudi investment in the U.S.; and his speech on...

Trump Expected to Pick Former Business Professor to Serve as the USDA’s ‘Chief Scientist’

The United States Department of Agriculture’s research division studies matters such as nutrition, food distribution, and climate change, and, according to the 2008 Farm Bill, is meant to be helmed by a “chief scientist” chosen “from among distinguished scientists.”...