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The 2013 Jealousy List: The 41 Best Stories (and One Book) We Didn't Write

In this season of relentless kindness, envy is often sadly neglected. Which is why we bring you the First Annual Jealousy List, a compilation of the …

Rob Ford in 'crack cocaine' video scandal

A cellphone video that appears to show Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine is being shopped around Toronto by a group of Somali men involved in the …

The Doctor Is In

Unlike Dr. Dre, that other faux-medical badass beatmaker, Dr. Luke is a white guy. He lives in Los Angeles now, but he talks like the New York City hustler he once was. He “vibes” well, an invaluable skill in the song-making trade, where the writer needs to connect with the artist as soon as she …

Katy Perry

Books

Wright is the author of ten books, including <i>The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11</i>, which spent eight weeks on <i>The New York Times</i> …

Books

The Love App

Among twenty-five million, they were two, speeding toward the glowing span of the Wonhyo Bridge on a warm spring night, the scooter trailing pink balloons. They were born in Seoul in 1985 and 1992. They were natives of the most wired city in the world, a megalopolis that is nearly twice as dense as …

South Korea

The Imperial Presidency

Last May, during final exams, John Sexton, the president of New York University, approached a pale, thin freshman leaning against the wall of Bobst Library, smoking. “What can I do to make you stop?” he asked.<p>The student, Fletcher Nightwine, quickly took out his earbuds.<p>“Your hands are shaking!” …

Abu Dhabi

Astronomers Find Earthlike Planet, but It’s Infernally Hot

Kepler 78b, a planet some 400 light-years away, is like hell on earth.<p>Astronomers described it on Wednesday as the first Earth-size planet that seems to be made of the same mixture of rock and iron as Earth, and that orbits a star similar to our sun.<p>But Kepler 78b would not be a pleasant place to …

Solar System

Harper High School, Part Two

Principal Leonetta Sanders is worried that in the wake of a recent shooting, some of her students at Harper might be in danger of retaliatory …

High School

OTL: Michael Jordan Has Not Left The Building

This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Analytics issue on newsstands Feb. 22. SUBSCRIBE TODAY »<p>CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Five weeks before his 50th …

Michael Jordan

How Janet Yellen should embrace the Fed’s dissenters

Author Profile<p>Felix Salmon no longer works for Reuters. He is available on Twitter at @felixsalmon<p>Any opinions expressed here are the author's own.<p>More Reuters News<p>Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 4:45 am<p>Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 2:54 am<p>Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 12:56 am<p>Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 12:12 …

Of murder and mushrooms

Listening to Stamets speak about fungi I think this must be what it was like to listen to Thomas Edison talk about incandescence, the research so …

Wonkblog - The Washington Post

Immigrants contributed more than $180 billion to Medicare between 1996 and 2011. Everyone else cost it $70 billion.<p>But we're not going back to the health-care spending explosion of the 1990s, a new report says.<p>A new hepatitis C treatment is drawing attention to the high cost of specialty …

Hepatitis