Online video purportedly shows ISIS militant beheading Japanese hostage Kenji Goto2.
Jeb Bush nabs key GOP donors in wake of Romney departure3.
Ohio postpones six executions to prepare new lethal-injection drugs4.
Serena Williams defeats Maria Sharapova to win 6th Australian Open5.
Arizona on high alert for measles ahead of the Super Bowl
How every NFL owner made their money
Has the impending Super Bowl inspired you to pursue your dream of NFL franchise ownership? Read on.
The case for bottom-up economics
Democrats are building a policy platform on the middle class. What about the poor?
The lessons of Georgia's unjust execution
Our justice system apparently cares more for the letter of the law than its spirit
Your weekly streaming recommendation: Frank
This dark, indie, musical dramedy thoughtfully affirms both the joy and pain of creating art
Behind the Super Bowl's most ridiculous bets
Setting odds on the color of a Gatorade shower requires some science — and a lot of guesswork
The boredom of 'driving' a self-driving car
I "drove" a car from San Francisco to Las Vegas — and saw the future
What Hillary Clinton could learn from Iraq and Syria
The newest facts on the ground point to a different foreign policy approach
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What the 529 savings fiasco reveals about the Obama coalition
This does not bode well for tax reform
Healing in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
A photographer documents the struggles and small victories of doctors in a country with a troubled past