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Travel

How one of Led Zeppelin's greatest hits was made

<i>Below is an excerpt from Marc Myers' new book "Anatomy of a Song: The Oral History of 45 Iconic Hits That Changed Rock, R&B, and Pop" (Grove Press), which you can buy on Amazon. In it, Myers talks to Led Zeppelin member Jimmy Page and collaborators about the making of one of the band's hits that</i> …

Political correctness: how the right invented a phantom enemy

Three weeks ago, around a quarter of the American population elected a demagogue with no prior experience in public service to the presidency. In the eyes of many of his supporters, this lack of preparation was not a liability, but a strength. Donald Trump had run as a candidate whose primary …

Society

Italy referendum: all you need to know about Renzi's crunch vote

PM has vowed to resign if voters in Sunday’s plebiscite reject his reforms, but it could have even more far-reaching implications<p>Italians are voting in a referendum on 4 December that is getting a lot of attention and causing concern across Europe. The vote could lead to the resignation of the …

Europe

Eichel's first goal of the season

Here's the Annoyingly Obvious Way to Not Get the Flu

No needles required.<p>Every year, scientists choose which flu strains to target with vaccines months before flu season. Last year, they chose wrong. The strain they selected mutated after the vaccine was developed, rendering it only 23 percent effective and making 2015 a historically miserable flu …

Dangerous Alexis Sánchez the driving force of Arsenal’s attack

Arsenal’s 3-1 victory against Bournemouth perfectly summarised their recent performances: three shots on target and three goals. It means their total for November, traditionally the month where Arsène Wenger’s side endure a slump in form, is 10 goals from just 11 shots on target – an entirely …

Soccer

Is Trump's tough plan on immigration cracking?

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's tough-talking plan to rein in illegal immigration showed signs of cracking on Sunday, with the …

Donald Trump

Revealed: How Pep Guardiola Learned from World-Renowned Chef Ferran Adria

<i>In the summer of 2016, the most celebrated manager of football’s modern-day era arrived in the English Premier League to take charge of Manchester</i> …

Boeing 747s Will No Longer Make The World's Scariest Landing

KLM stopped flying the jumbo jet into St. Maarten today.<p>The world's scariest airplane landing—or coolest, depending on who you ask—happens when KLM flies its Boeing 747 flight into St. Maarten's Princess Juliana International Airport. For years, crowds have gathered on Maho Beach to watch the …

Aviation

How Can Tidal Bounce Back From This One?

It lost $28 million last year, and that's not the worst of it.<p>A year-and-a-half ago, Jay Z and all his famous friends gathered to praise the birth of a streaming service that would change the future of music. It would pay more to artists and provide fans with better quality, better music, and an …

Wall Street

By scrapping your antiquated headphones, Apple is doing something extraordinary for music

Gone, officially, is the headphone jack from Apple’s new iPhone. Retired. Dead. Defunct.<p>May it rest in peace.<p>As much as users are griping (already) about the disappearance of the 3.5mm jack, which is widely used across many digital devices including Apple’s own laptops, the new options for …

Consumer Tech

David Luiz to Chelsea makes perfect sense, and reflects the challenges of the transfer market

Chelsea’s decision to re-sign David Luiz for what they considered to be a fair price for their former player was in keeping with a new policy this summer not to pay grossly over their own valuation of transfer targets, even if it meant missing out on some of them.<p>During meetings in the last two …

Italy Sets Example on Reducing Food Waste as U.S. Tosses $161 Billion Worth a Year

Italy adopted new laws this week to cut down drastically on food waste — the second such law in Europe, joining France's. So what's the United States doing to reclaim the 30 percent of its food that's simply thrown away?<p>Italy's Senate overwhelmingly gave final approval Tuesday to millions of euros …

Agriculture

5 interesting things Trump told the Post

Donald Trump met with top editors at the Washington Post on Monday — and besides finally revealing his foreign policy team, he had some interesting things to say. Here are five noteworthy exchanges from the transcript:<p><b>Trump trashes the owners of the Chicago Cubs</b><p>“You said a few weeks ago after a …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump's AIPAC Speech Gets Subdued Response

Seeking to calm worries about his scant foreign policy credentials, Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump used his turn before the United …

How Obama Thinks About Terrorism

The president and his Republican opponents view threats like ISIS in fundamentally different ways.<p>At the core of Barack Obama’s terrorism speech on Sunday night lay a contradiction. He gave the address to convince an increasingly fearful nation that he takes the terrorist threat seriously. But he …

Gary Neville nerveless before Valencia bow in vital Champions League game

• ‘I don’t know if it’s dangerous but I don’t feel anxious at all,’ says Neville • Valencia can qualify if their result is better than that of Ghent, who face Zenit<p>Gary Neville will adopt a typically nerveless approach on his managerial debut in the Valencia dugout on Wednesday The 40-year-old, who …

Soccer

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One-tap access to stream live events—including the NBA Playoffs and Finals—up-to-the-minute news, highlights and analysis from the ESPN family of …

At the center of innovation, business, star players, family rivalry: TruSox

This is a story about socks.<p>But it involves some of the world’s most prominent athletes and brands. There are patents and investors and incalculable …

Michael Jordan

Why We Fight | by Brandon Prust

Punching your best friend in the face a few times a week will do wonders for your career. But only if you happen to be a hockey enforcer. When I was …

Surviving and thriving: Chancellor Lee Adams turns 16

In 1999, they tried to kill Chancellor Lee Adams before he was born.<p>They conspired to commit murder – to shoot and kill his mother. That way the …

Google's driverless car just got pulled over for driving too slowly

One of Google's self-driving cars just had a brush with the law: not for driving recklessly or dangerously but for going too slowly.<p>A police officer …

After rehabilitation, the best of Michael Phelps may lie ahead

<i>An abridged version of this story appears in the Nov. 16, 2015, issue of</i> Sports Illustrated<i>. To subscribe, click here.</i><p>For almost five days in the …

Swimming

David Moyes sacked by Real Sociedad after a year in charge

• Basque country club embroiled in relegation battle • Moyes took charge for 38 games but won only 11<p>David Moyes has been sacked as manager of Real Sociedad almost exactly a year after taking over at the Spanish club, with the team clear of the relegation zone only on goal difference.<p>The decision …

Soccer