On Monday, 24 June, the International Olympic Committee assigned the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games to Italy. The games of Milan-Cortina 2026 will take place in a variety of different locations
(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) We’re covering the House vote to send humanitarian aid to the southwestern border, the former special counsel’s scheduled appearance in Congress
Ten Democratic presidential hopefuls will face off Wednesday in the first debate of the 2020 election cycle, led by progressive hopeful Elizabeth Warren (NBC, 9 p.m. ET). The Massachusetts senator, who
Not only does canceling all student loan debt make the sacrifices I made meaningless, Bernie Sanders' proposal will benefit people who need help the least. On Monday, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders
Amazon is not only watching over your shopping, TV viewing, music listening and book reading histories, it's also listening to you at home or in the car. At least that's how it is in my household, where
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis late Tuesday signed into law the first major reform in more than a decade to the state's cosmetic surgery industry, giving regulators stronger tools than in many other states.
Montgomery: Scientists are cautioning Alabamians to be on the lookout for yellow jacket super nests. Researchers say milder winters combined with an abundant food supply allow some colonies to survive
(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) We’re covering companies sidestepping the Huawei ban, a European heat wave and a French restaurant named the best in the world. Many of the country’s
As the mountain lions of Southern California approach what some experts call an “extinction vortex,” environmentalists are demanding that state officials grant the big cats protective status — a move could
A 6,000-mile path will witness a total solar eclipse next week. The spectacular display won’t be easy to see.
It’s been nearly two years since the “Great American Eclipse.” Millions crammed into a 70-mile wide path of totality stretching from coast to coast, where the moon blotted out the sun to usher in a spontaneous
Protesters in Hong Kong Wednesday directly appealed for foreign backing in their bid to defend the city’s political freedoms, in a risky move that is certain to draw the ire of Beijing. Several hundred
San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an ordinance today that prohibits the sale of e-cigarettes within the city. If signed into law, the new legislation would amend the city’s health
Sleep is essential, but if you're a bit confused about how much is enough, you're not alone. The National Sleep Foundation recommends seven to nine hours a night, while the American Academy of Sleep Medicine