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French President Macron Visits the White House: Pictures

1968: Nashville, civil rights and the 'destiny of dissent'

Jessica Bliss | USA TODAY NETWORK – Tennessee<p>When Robert F. Kennedy's plane touched down at Nashville's Municipal Airport, a 30-foot banner stretched across the lobby entrance.<p>It read, "Suddenly there's hope for America."<p>The crush of the wall-to-wall crowd who had come to get a glimpse of Kennedy …

Black History

Trump's election nightmare

Top Republicans have conceded for months that they're likely lose the House in November's midterms. But some well-wired operatives now tell Axios …

Republicans

The Résumé: The Winding, Everlasting Career of William H. Macy

Tucked away in the corner of a bar and grill in Playa Vista, I spot William H. Macy holding court. I’m 15 minutes early but Macy has beat me here. In …

Self-help

Donovan Mitchell is becoming a legend in Utah

8:05 AMDonovan Mitchell was about to be interviewed after leading the Utah Jazz to one win away from the second round of the NBA playoffs when the …

Basketball

Solved: A Decades-Old Ansel Adams Mystery

The answer was hidden in the shadows.<p>When you look at the image above, what do you think of? Most will probably take in the beauty of its subjects, …

National Parks

Style Is an Algorithm

No one is original anymore, not even you.<p><i>The message of many things in America is “Like this or die.”</i><p><i>— George W.S. Trow,</i> <i>Within the Context of No Context</i><i>, 1980</i><p>The Seeing Robot<p>The camera is a small, white, curvilinear monolith on a pedestal. Inside its smooth casing are a microphone, a speaker, and …

Algorithms

How Liberty University Built a Billion-Dollar Empire Online

<i>This article is a collaboration between The Times and ProPublica, the independent nonprofit investigative-journalism organization.</i><p>It was the start of the 2017 Fall Family Weekend at Liberty University, the school founded by Jerry Falwell Sr. 47 years ago in Lynchburg, Va., and the lines were …

Higher Education

10 books to read if you love Westworld

Books to Read After Re-Entering <i>Westworld</i>

Books

Timeline: North Korean Nuclear Negotiations

Timeline<p>1985 – 2018<p>Nuclear negotiations between the United States and North Korea have proceeded in fits and starts across three decades and have …

North Korea

Infinity War filmmakers explain the writing process: Baseball cards, manifestos, and care

The reason I hit the <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> press junket was not to gawk at the movie stars, though, to be fair, there were 20-some-odd of them …

Marvel Universe

Pay Attention: What I discovered from sensory deprivation

<i>In our series, Pay Attention, we're looking at the role technology plays in our lives in a different way: its impact on our ability to focus and how</i> …

Study Skills

Here's What the Wage Gap Means for You

<i>Although Equal Pay Day is on April 10, we're continuing the conversation all month long on MyDomaine.</i><p>Jenna* is a recent college graduate who is …

Demographics

Here's every important (and pointless) landmark achieved in the MCU

<b>Iron Man</b> (2008) is the first MCU movie — not just in the literal sense, but in the myriad ways it literally sets up the storytelling rules of the …

Marvel Universe

The Most Amazing Waterfalls You’ve Never Heard Of

1 of 3<p>Salto de Socoa Waterfall<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 3<p>Salto de Javira Waterfall<p>3 of 3<p>Kaluahine Falls

Hiking

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of April 16, 2018)

North Korea reportedly told South Korea that they are committed to unconditional “complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula. The news followed the revelation that secretary of state nominee and current CIA Director Mike Pompeo visited North Korean President Kim Jong Un over Easter to …

Donald Trump

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of April 9, 2018)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced scrutiny from members of the House and Senate over how his company handles user data and whether it should be regulated. The hours of testimony came after a political consulting firm, Cambridge Analytica, harvested data of up to 87 million users — including …

Donald Trump

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of March 19, 2018)

President Trump dominated the news this week, as he signed the $1.3 billion spending bill, moved to impose up to $60 billion in tariffs against China, and replaced General H. R. McMaster as the national security adviser with former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton.<p>The Trump administration charged and …

Donald Trump

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of February 26, 2018)

Thirteen months into his presidency, President Donald Trump announced this week that he hired Brad Parscale to serve as campaign manager for his 2020 re-election effort. Parscale served as digital media director of Trump’s 2016 campaign.<p>Meanwhile, Trump’s 2016 campaign manager, Paul Manafort, …

Philippine Island Paradise Boracay to Close: Pictures

Christina Aguilera Carpool Karaoke - Extended Cut

Carpool Karaoke

Ninja’s Fortnite tournament was an exhilarating and unprecedented e-sports experiment

The future of e-sports may be in hybrid entertainment that puts fans, pros, and streamers together in the same server<p>As I found myself seated at a gaming PC on the floor of the Luxor hotel’s exuberant Esports Arena, preparing to play <i>Fortnite</i> among the best players in the world, I can say my …

eSports

Why More Young Married Couples Are Keeping Separate Bank Accounts

It doesn’t signal a lack of trust—to some, it’s a way for spouses to show they trust each other more.<p>A joint bank account has, traditionally, been a sign of commitment. As newlyweds start their lives together, it is perhaps the clearest way for them to say, to each other and to the world, “What’s …

Customer Service

‘They Were Never Going to Let Me Be President’

Things were already looking bad when, several people told me, Chelsea Clinton popped the Champagne. It was just after 9 p.m. on election night and she was having her hair and makeup done in the family’s suite at the Peninsula hotel. She stopped to pour what someone said was Veuve Clicquot into …

Government

10 million lives could be lost to superbugs - so how far have we got in the race to beat them?

British scientists claim they have beaten more than a dozen rival teams around the world in the race towards a new synthetic antibiotic. They hope that the agent – an improved version of a natural antibiotic called teioxobactin, discovered in soil by American scientists in 2015 – will provide a new …

Medicine

These Countries Changed Their Names. Here's How It Worked Out.

Swaziland's change to eSwatini is the latest in a series of shifts in country names around the world. Here's a look back at some of the most famous.<p>To celebrate his 50th birthday, Africa’s last absolute monarch changed the name of his country. Instead of Swaziland, it will now be known as the …

Travel Photography