Ever since the end of the financial crisis, rents have been rising all across America. A recent report could signal a turning point in the housing recovery. Transcript STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: One of the parts
Tres leches gets its name from the triple mix of spice-infused sweet condensed milk, rich evaporated milk and heavy cream that is poured over the just-baked cake. To maximize the flavor, let the dairy-infused
1. Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race Reni Eddo-Lodge In recent years, we’ve read excellent nonfiction on race in the US, courtesy of writers such as Ta-Nehisi Coates, Claudia Rankine
Before dying at the age of 39, Blaise Pascal made huge contributions to both physics and mathematics, notably in fluids, geometry, and probability. This work, however, would influence more than just the
The novelist Mary Morris explains how the opening line of One Hundred Years of Solitude shaped her path as a writer. By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages
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The writer would have been 91 years old today. Gabriel García Márquez, whose 91st birthday is the subject of today’s Google Doodle, was an undisputed giant of 20th century literature. He gave the world
QS's latest ranking was released on Wednesday, tracking the best schools on the planet in 48 different subject areas, including standard subjects like business and history, all the way to more obscure
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Photographer: Kevin Dietsch/Bloomberg Back when he was president, Barack Obama told me that only two people treated any interaction with him as a zero-sum game. One was Vladimir Putin, the other congressional
It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.
This story is part of a series called Craigslist Confessional. Writer Helena Bala has been meeting people via Craigslist and documenting their stories for over two years. Each story is written as it was
• Big data adoption reached 53% in 2017 for all companies interviewed, up from 17% in 2015, with telecom and financial services leading early adopters. • Reporting, dashboards, advanced visualization “self-service”
When poet Alexander Pope first said “to err is human,” he probably didn’t realize how prescient those words were in capturing the world of cybersecurity. Yes, the root cause of most security breaches be
Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer star in a lush story of first love and desire. It is not easy to put Call Me by Your Name into words. Luca Guadagnino’s new film, which adapts André Aciman’s 2007 novel
Each year, they release their list of the top 100 wines in the world. "The wines featured on our Top 100 list capture the character of the past year and exemplify the quality and diversity the wine world
Teaching young people skills such as active listening, self-awareness and empathy can equip them to succeed both academically and socially In our work with schools, it’s now commonplace for us to hear
Over the years, it has proved to be a hotbed for original drama programming, with shows like "Stranger Things" and "13 Reasons Why" becoming cultural sensations. With so many drama series on the service,