For the past two decades the Russian state has encouraged groups of violent far-right fans. As the World Cup approaches, it is struggling to tame them. By Simon Parkin The day that Denis Nikitin, a Russian
By Philip Bump Philip Bump National correspondent focused largely on the numbers behind politics Email Bio Follow This article has been corrected. The school shooting near Houston on Friday bolstered stunning
A report of a stolen vehicle led to Florida sheriffs busting four men with 430 pounds of marijuana and $43,000 in cash. Seminole County Sheriff’s Office said in a Facebook post on Thursday that deputies
• Apple's best-paid female employee earns nearly twice as much as CEO Tim Cook.• Angela Ahrendts took home $24.2 million (£18 million) in 2017. Angela Ahrendts, Apple's senior vice president of retail
Three sharks washed up on the shores of Cape Cod this week after suffering "cold shock." As climate change ushers in another year of extreme global temperatures—a phenomenon President Trump seems a little
It's unclear whether the couple wanted to use the weed to spread yuletide highs or if they had a secret scheme to sling. There are endless gifts to get your marijuana-minded loved ones this holiday season.
Former Navy pilot describes bizarre encounter with aircraft with 'no plumes, wings, or rotors' that outran his fighter jet
• Commander David Fravor recently spoke to The New York Times about an encounter he had with a strange aircraft over the Pacific Ocean in 2004.• He said the whole thing "weirded" him out.• Fravor's came
The following recounts an incident in 2004 that advocates of research into U.F.O.s have said is the kind of event worthy of more investigation, and that was studied by a Pentagon program that investigated
Rogério da Silva was caught in an operation involving 3,000 troops and police but residents of Rocinha, the favela he sought to control, remain on edge The high-profile arrest this week of Rio drug lord
WASHINGTON — Late this spring, Iraqi forces fighting the Islamic State in Mosul discovered three unfired rocket-propelled grenades with an unusual feature — a heavy liquid sloshing inside their warheads.
A gas station desperate to curb drug overdoses turned its bathroom lights blue so people can't see their veins
• A Pennsylvania convenience store is testing out blue lighting in the bathroom to see if it will detract opioid addicts from doing drugs there.• But existing research suggests that blue-lit bathrooms
Alan drifted away from home in his 20s and, for 26 years, we didn’t even know if he was alive. Then we discovered the awful truth – for that whole time, he had been kept in modern-day slavery I was at
It’s a universal, and undeniable fact that water is a basic need for human life. The average person needs to consume half a gallon (or 2 liters) of water daily to stay healthy. Yet many across the world