It changed nothing
Why the debate changed nothing
Here's why the first round of Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump did nothing to alter the fundamentals of the election
Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate
Snap polls give debate win to Clinton
Historic peace deal in Colombia ends 52-year war
Murders rose sharply in 2015, new FBI data shows
NASA announces new evidence of water plumes on Europa
A brief guide to Trump's rhetorical tricks
Hillary Clinton is struggling. But millennials aren't to blame.
The truth about America's illegal immigrants
The Trump Glossary
Gish Galloping, Shkreling, Meefing, Cookie-Grubbing, and more of Trump's go-to rhetorical moves
Clash of caricatures
Why Monday night's debate brought out the worst in Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump
Clinton the dutiful vs. Trump the fragile
Trump and Clinton both showed their true selves in the debate. That's why Clinton won.
Hillary's one-two punch
She may not have knocked Trump out cold, but she did hit him where it hurts
10 of the zingiest zingers from the debate
Trump's rhetorical tricks
Prince Georging, Meflection, Gobbing, and more
Bonfire of the inanities
The debate was a high-stakes battle. It was a perfunctory farce. It probably changed nothing.
Hillary's millennial problem
Roughly half of young voters aren't with her. But that doesn't mean they're with him.
4chan users are pretty sad about Trump's debate flop
Archaeologists discover 18th century pub full of untouched bottles of brandy
Let's check in on that conspiracy theory about Ted Cruz's dad killing JFK
Why the Mexican peso's post-debate surge could be good news for Hillary Clinton
On second thought, Trump isn't so fond of Lester Holt's performance
Donald Trump wonders aloud whether his debate mic was sabotaged
Trump doubles down on former Miss Universe Alicia Machado: 'She gained a massive amount of weight'
Rudy Giuliani thinks Donald Trump should skip the next debates
Donald Trump couldn't stop interrupting Hillary Clinton last night
The Daily Show discovered Donald Trump's big debate weakness
Jimmy Kimmel gets detailed reactions to the first Clinton-Trump debate, hours before the debate starts
Seth Meyers marvels that Donald Trump tripped over his dirt-low debate expectations
Rob Lowe helps Stephen Colbert illuminate the conundrum of the undecided voter
Stephen Colbert colorfully recaps the first Clinton-Trump debate live
During debate, Donald Trump was most talked about candidate on Twitter
Donald Trump is bragging about post-debate online polls. This is probably why.
Jimmy Kimmel faces off against Clinton running mate Tim Kaine in unsanctioned debate
Fox News host Brit Hume says Hillary Clinton looked 'composed' at debate but 'not necessarily attractive'
Who's getting rich in rural America?
Income in the heartland is rising. But it comes with a big asterisk.
Two words for Clinton skeptics: Federal judiciary
Here's the most persuasive argument to use on Jill Stein supporters
Ban dumb baby names!
Why the government should regulate baby names
How to do infrastructure spending the right way
A few ideas for real, useful projects
The 11 million
Who are America's 11 million illegal immigrants? Could we feasibly deport all of them? Here are the facts.
Why are creepy clowns terrorizing America?
Neil deGrasse Tyson's 6 favorite books
The astrophysicist, television host, and prolific author shares which tomes are on his nightstand
Why is Ford moving to Mexico?
Ford Motor Co. confirmed that it will shift all of its U.S. small-car production to Mexico. Why?
The secret life of a 7-year-old Instagram star
This second-grader has 129,000 Instagram followers and a runway show at New York Fashion Week. What are you doing with your life?
Learning chess at 40
When my 4-year-old daughter expressed an interest in chess, I decided to learn along with her. It turned out my age wasn't an advantage.
France's identity crisis
The country is divided over what, exactly, it means to be French
The Transparent family's messy evolution
The Pfeffermans are stripped of old labels, so they have to create new ones
Teenie Harris' Pennsylvania
A look at mid-century America through the lens of a prolific photographer
The Bank of Japan's sweetest taboo
Why the Japanese central bank is challenging the world on inflation
In this Week's issue
The first presidential debate was a bonfire of the inanities
Viral videos of police brutality are not to blame for America's crime wave
Here's what will happen if Republicans win the White House and Senate
Still have a pension? Here's what to do with it.
10 things you need to know today: September 27, 2016