TRUMP AND DEMOCRATS TURN IMPEACHMENT INTO A PARTISAN BRAWL

The White House is refusing to engage and Democrats have abandoned all but a semblance of comity as the House races ahead, rendering...

WEST POINT STRIPS RACIST MOTTO FROM ITS FOOTBALL TEAM FLAG

The military academy used a flag with a skull and crossbones and “G.F.B.D.”, which stands for “God Forgives, Brothers Don't.” The slogan...

 
 
 

WILL RUSSIA BE THROWN OUT OF THE OLYMPICS ON MONDAY? A PRIMER

Failed drug tests, altered samples and full-throated denials. Here's what you need to know as the World Anti-Doping Agency considers...

CAROLL SPINNEY, BIG BIRD'S ALTER EGO ON ‘SESAME STREET,' IS DEAD AT 85

Besides the sweet-natured giant yellow bird, he also played the misanthropic bellyacher Oscar the Grouch.

 
 
 

BAN ON SURPRISE MEDICAL BILLS MAY PASS AFTER ALL

Congress is close to a deal that would resolve billing disputes between doctors and insurance companies.

THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF IS SET, AND L.S.U. IS NO. 1

The 2019 season delivered remarkable consensus about which teams should reach the semifinal games. Before Sunday's announcement, the...

 
 
 

JUICE WRLD, RISING RAP ARTIST, DIES AT 21

The artist, whose real name was Jarad A. Higgins, died on Sunday in Illinois, the authorities said.

AMERICA'S DARK HISTORY OF KILLING ITS OWN TROOPS WITH CLUSTER MUNITIONS

The weapons are notorious for their effects on civilians. But five years of reporting and hundreds of interviews have revealed they've...

 
 
 

FLORIDA SHOOTING UPDATES: 3 SAILORS WHO WERE KILLED ARE IDENTIFIED

Sailors from Alabama, Florida and Georgia were killed in the attack at a naval air station in Pensacola, and eight others were injured.

WHAT DOES THIS COUNTRY DEMAND OF BLACK WOMEN IN POLITICS?

After Kamala Harris's departure from the presidential race, the people who saw their own paths reflected in hers are thinking about...

 
 
 

YOUNG VOTERS HELPED UPEND THE LAST U.K. ELECTION. CAN IT HAPPEN AGAIN?

The left-wing opposition Labour Party outperformed most polls in 2017 thanks in part to its strength among young people, who appear...

I.M.F., ENDORSING ZELENSKY, APPROVES LOAN FOR UKRAINE

The International Monetary Fund, in conditionally agreeing to lend the country $5.5 billion over three years, cited “impressive progress”...

 
 
 

CHEESY AND SPICY

Saucy and extremely fast, the YouTube celebrity Maangchi's cheese buldak needs no introduction: Its cheese pull speaks for itself.

LOOKING FOR A CASTLE OR COUNTRY HOME? TRY SCOTLAND

A 563-acre estate, complete with a new 12,000-square foot house, is being offered for $3.4 million.

 
 
 

HOW MISS USA SPENDS HER SUNDAYS

Cheslie Kryst lives with Miss Universe in Manhattan. Soon, she will compete for her roommate's crown.

 
 
 

TWO SURVIVORS MAKE IT TO THE MERGE

Joe Anglim and Sierra Dawn Thomas met on the 30th season of the reality TV show “Survivor.” A few years later, they were carrying a...

NEPAL'S ANIMAL-SACRIFICE FESTIVAL SLAYS ON. BUT ACTIVISTS ARE HAVING AN EFFECT

With officials cracking down, the number of animals slaughtered during the Gadhimai festival has dropped sharply over the years.

 
 
 

‘S.N.L.': PAUL RUDD, JIMMY FALLON AND JAMES CORDEN RULE THE NATO CAFETERIA

An opening sketch featured celebrities playing the world leaders who were caught on tape gossiping about President Trump.

IMPEACHMENT, PENSACOLA, INTERSTELLAR COMET: YOUR WEEKEND BRIEFING

Here's what you need to know about the week's top stories.

 
 
 



Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the...

Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, dies

Caroll Spinney, the person who voiced Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, has died. Read more ...

The College Football Playoff bracket is set and Oklahoma is in

The College Football Playoff bracket is set and Oklahoma is in

LSU is the top seed in the College Football Playoff and will face Oklahoma in one of the semifinal games. Ohio State and Clemson will face each other in the other... Read more ...

Playoff showdowns: LSU vs. Oklahoma; Ohio State vs. Clemson

Playoff showdowns: LSU vs. Oklahoma; Ohio State vs. Clemson

LSU will play Oklahoma and Ohio State will face defending national champion Clemson in the College Football Playoff. Read more ...

Nadler says vote ‘possible' on Trump articles of impeachment this week...

Nadler says vote ‘possible' on Trump articles of impeachment this week, Republicans protest

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler has said that his panel may vote on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump this week. However, Republicans say... Read more ...

Final College Football Playoff rankings 2019: LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Oklahoma

Final College Football Playoff rankings 2019: LSU, Ohio State, Clemson, Oklahoma

There were no surprises in Sunday's College Football Playoff reveal. As expected, Big 12 champion Oklahoma landed the final spot and LSU was rewarded with No. 1 for its... Read more ...

Live Week 14 Fantasy Football Advice: Injury updates, start 'em sit 'em, NFL...

Live Week 14 Fantasy Football Advice: Injury updates, start 'em sit 'em, NFL DFS tips, more

Watch here as Fantasy Alarm's Howard Bender and Jennifer Piacenti go live at 11 a.m. ET and get you ready for your fantasy football matchups. From injury updates to NFL DFS... Read more ...

Rapper Juice Wrld has reportedly died at age 21

Rapper Juice Wrld has reportedly died at age 21

Rapper Juice Wrld has reportedly died after suffering a seizure at Chicago's Midway Airport Sunday morning, TMZ reported. The outlet cited law enforcement sources that said the... Read more ...

Trump warns Kim Jong Un he has ‘everything' to lose after test at North...

Trump warns Kim Jong Un he has ‘everything' to lose after test at North Korea missile site

"Kim Jong Un is too smart and has far too much to lose, everything actually, if he acts in a hostile way. He signed a strong Denuclearization Agreement with me in Singapore... Read more ...

Top 25: LSU finishes season No. 1, Ohio St, Tigers, OU next

Top 25: LSU finishes season No. 1, Ohio St, Tigers, OU next

LSU finished the regular season ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25, followed by Ohio State, Clemson and Oklahoma. Read more ...

College football updated polls: AP Top 25, Coaches Poll rankings after Week 15

College football updated polls: AP Top 25, Coaches Poll rankings after Week 15

Check out the updated college football rankings from the AP Top 25 and Coaches Poll after the Week 11 slate of games. Read more ...