The end of the manly presidential candidate
American elections used to be 'manliness' competitions. What happened?
The national horror of jail suicides
America is finally waking up to a massive problem within the incarceration system
The misery of everyday life in Greece
The country's deep debt and punishing austerity measures have had a devastating impact
The astonishing weakness of Hillary
Clinton has many advantages over her competitors. But her campaign is already running aground.
America's sick gun culture
Shooting sprees and police killings are products of the same destructive force
Is there a bubble in digital media?
Investors have been plowing money into online news. It might not be worth it.
Audiophile: A movie gem to stream this weekend
Watch Arnold Schwarzenegger's return to acting in The Last Stand, a breezy, witty, and original action flick
Let pregnant women drink!
The taboo against pregnant drinking is as strong as ever, despite what the science says
The week's best photojournalism
A synchronized swimming team performs, clouds float over a Buddhist academy in China, and more
How Rand Paul sold out his libertarian principles
When it comes to immigration, the Kentucky senator is a walking contradiction
Will the GOP embrace legal pot?
Chris Christie is against legal marijuana. Jeb Bush is for state rights. Which position will win out?
Why Netflix can do no wrong
In 2015, a weird prequel to a 2001 flop like Wet Hot American Summer is an incredibly safe bet
Every swimmer's worst fear
A recent surge in shark attacks has caused alarm. What's going on?