Economic success may be tied to the fact that not all of your neighbors are celebrating the same winter holiday as you. The holiday season is a time when people all over the world reflect on the role religion
Every other week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next. Today: Eva Kosmas Flores of Adventures in Cooking makes a rare, rich Greek
It's a big day for R&B singer Tinashe, who just shared the video for "Pretend", the A$AP Rocky-featuring single from her forthcoming album Aquarius (out next week via RCA). She's also shared a new single
Henry Ford. Mark Twain. Willa Cather. Warren Buffett. Abraham Lincoln. Betty Friedan. Bob Dylan. They're all iconic, they all changed the world in one way or another, and they're all Midwesterners. To
Weeknights are all about easy chicken dinners. Here's how we improvise our birds, from a coconut-milk-and-soy-sauce braise to a roast that lasts all week Earlier this month, we shared our staff's favorite
According to the numbers, millennials do have a harder time finding employment than Generation Xers. But overall, millennials have done a better job of staying in school and finishing their education.
Neil Young has taken a stand on many environmental issues (like co-founding Farm Aid and preaching about the benefits of the electric car). As Stereogum points out, he's now turned his attention toward
For the past half-century, the US economy has consistently grown faster under Democratic presidents than under Republican ones. And in a new study, two economists ask whether there's a reason for that
Another U.S. execution has gone awry, as Arizona officials who were attempting to put inmate Joseph Rudolph Wood to death today instead watched him gasp and snort for more than an hour after the mix of
Death row inmate Joseph Wood took nearly two hours to die by lethal injection. Robert Siegel speaks with reporter Tucson News Now reporter Mauricio Marin about the execution and related legal battles.
A new study looks at the evolutionary psychology behind ideas of sexual morality. Here’s a loaded question: Is casual sex immoral? From Hester Prynne to Hobby Lobby, from our dorm-mates to our politicians,
Here are five companies—only a handful of the total — that have or are trying to renounce their US citizenship to avoid paying taxes to help cover the benefits they receive. 1. Walgreens Walgreens is US’
"We're not copying Apple's products. End of story." A man wearing a black top and denim jeans stands on stage promising to unveil "one more thing." As much as that might sound like the familiar finale
Mike Dittenber had always wanted to go skydiving. There was only one problem: “At my heaviest I clocked in around 330 pounds,” says Dittenber, a technical writer from Michigan. “That’s above the weight
A likely 2016 Republican presidential candidate, Paul turns to a region that heavily supported Obama Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky is a well-known libertarian, like his father before him. Yet,