A standoff in Washington
As a government shutdown commences, will the GOP give way to Democrats' demands?
Washington returns to shutdown talks, partisan blame
Women's Marches assemble in cities nationwide
Trump touts shutdown as motivation for 2018 GOP wins
13 siblings held captive kept hundreds of journals
Coroner finds Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose
Trump's immigration indolence
How the president's immigration policy evolved from idiot symbols to lazy viciousness
The last war on immigration
Enough with the wall!
The fight over America's national monuments
The Trump administration is pursuing a major rollback of federal land protections — prompting a furious response
The end of bitcoin
This is how bitcoin ends, not with a bubble, but with a regulatory crackdown
The government shutdown blame game
Everyone's ready to point the finger
The week in 60 seconds
Catch up on the week's biggest headlines — fast!
How genetics is unlocking ancient human migration
Ancient DNA sheds light on the mysterious origins of the first Scandinavians
Confessions of an abortion opponent
How can we live with ourselves?
The 13 siblings held captive under horrifying conditions kept hundreds of journals
1 year after the first Women's March, women are marching again
Intelligence officials reportedly worried China tried to manipulate Jared Kushner via his business interests
Tom Petty died of an accidental drug overdose
Prosecutors say Rand Paul's attacker was angry about a pile of stacked brush
While GOP senators plan a DACA vote to help end the shutdown, the White House refuses to talk DACA until the shutdown ends
Trump says the shutdown is 'why we need to win more Republicans in 2018 Election!'
Government shuts down after negotiations fail
Facebook will reportedly rank news sources based on user feedback
Police still can't figure out a motive for the Las Vegas shooting
Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez to be retried in corruption case
Republican senators are now openly bashing each other less than nine hours ahead of the shutdown
Trump, Schumer meet solo as government shutdown nears
Supreme Court to weigh legality of Trump's travel ban
Tired of your pet rock? Try a moss ball.
James Comey is going to teach a college class on ethical leadership
Kim Kardashian announces the name of her daughter: 'Chicago West'
What in the hell is going on with The Good Place?
We need to talk about this dizzying, wonderful show
How climate change is starving our coral reefs
Coral bleaching is killing reefs faster than they can recover
The week's best photojournalism
Striking images from around the world
The myopia of the new trust-busters
Why the antitrust case against Facebook, Google, and Amazon is astonishingly weak
The case for diet tech
Why tech needs to get worse so it can get better
Weekly news quiz
Think you know the news? Find out!
A mudroom makeover
5 great additions to your mudroom
The week's good news
It wasn't all bad!
Democrats' electoral hubris
Is the Democratic Party being way too cocky about its chances in 2018?
Trump's mental health coup
How the left's fevered speculation about the president's brain played right into his hands
Consider Mitch McTurtle
This is what the Democrats think is cool ...
7 cartoons about Trump's health report
Artists take on the president's diet, favorite shapes, and more
How Trump convinced America that character doesn't matter
How President Trump's twisted behavior has made it harder to draw the right connections between presidential character, leadership, and policy
10 delicious ways to cook with kimchi
Plus tips on how to make your own
Why you should watch the Australian Open
How to deal with science deniers
What the overwhelming success of California's vaccination law means for the fight against climate change
These are the supplements scientists swear by
7 brutally hilarious cartoons about Trump's health
America's broken childbirth system
How can we allow giving birth to bankrupt new families?
How to save on travel this year
And more of the week's best financial advice and insight
Wit and wisdom
A quick dose of enlightenment from Elvis Presley, Laura Dern, and more
Why your coworkers are not your friends
In praise of formal workplaces
How climate change caused a migrant crisis
If nothing grows, why stay?
Getting to know Versace's killer
'The Assassination of Gianni Versace' has main character confusion
In this Week's issue
10 things you need to know today: January 20, 2018
In the government shutdown standoff, Democrats have all the leverage
How genetics is unlocking the secrets of ancient human migration